This is how scary it is to speed around a MotoGP track at 180mph 3 weeks ago

This is how scary it is to speed around a MotoGP track at 180mph

"I am shitting myself to be honest mate"

These are the words of a man mere moments away from saddling up on the back of a MotoGP bike and 'enjoying' a lap around the world famous Silverstone track.

The prospect is indeed a daunting one. For the average human not accustomed to speeds faster than those of a car, hopping on a MotoGP bike is fairly terrifying, but thankfully we had MotoGP legend Randy Mamola for guidance.

With gear on and a GoPro equipped, we were ready to take to the track and see what all the fuss is about.