Haha. But his back wheel has exactly 0.004 grams of friction potential when he's on the brakes... and he does have a rear brake lever on the handlebar.Thanks guys! Not often do you get to see the headers under the bike, eh?
No leg balacing, real men use both brakes. Imagine how much Mr. Rossi here could improve his laptimes had he used both brakes, but it's all show I guess. Some of us take riding more seriously.
BTW, these are the only pictures. They were taken by an opportunist photographer who sets up next to a busy road and takes pictures of riders and then posts them on his website where you can buy the full resolution photo.