- Plenty of "what ifs" have been thrown around regarding the 400 Pursang, but this bike will live on as a prime example how internal company politics can drown a potentially game changing bike.
- After the failure of the 360cc Bandido, Bultaco was hesitant to take the risk of another big failure. The much needed 400 Pursang was on thin ice from the begining.
- Melling got the chance to ride the Bultaco prototype 400 Pursang that never made it to the production stage but had the potential to change Bultaco racing.
- To ride a prototype motorcycle is a rare oppertunity, but to ride a bike that never made its way to production is truly a rare experience!