Cadwell Park BSB: Lowes leads the way into qualifying

Alex Lowes sends a warning out to his rivals ahead of qualifying at Cadwell Park by putting four tenths between himself and Shane Byrne in FP3.
CLICK HERE to view full FP3 results

Alex Lowes heads into qualifying for the eighth round of the 2013 MCE British Superbike Championship as the firm favourite for pole position after topping final practice by almost half a second.

Already safely through to the Title Showdown with two rounds remaining, Lowes comes into the weekend chasing podium credits and having already been quickest during FP2, he furthered his advantage in FP3 to put more than four tenths between himself and Shane Byrne.

A strong session for the anticipated title contenders, Lowes and Byrne headed up Josh Brookes and James Ellison in third and fourth positions respectively, with young rookie PJ Jacobsen rounding out the top five on the Tyco Suzuki.

Continuing to impress since switching to Halsall Kawasaki, Tommy Bridewell was sixth fastest, ahead of GBmoto Honda's Peter Hickman, while Buildbase BMW's Jon Kirkham and James Westmoreland sandwiched Ryuichi Kiyonari to round out the top

Related Pictures

Click on relevant pic to enlarge
Alex Lowes Samsung Honda - picture credit Ian Hopgood Photography
Alex Lowes on the Samsung Honda at Oulton Park
Alex Lowes
Alex Lowes Samsung Honda - picture credit Ian Hopgood Photography
Josh Brookes, Anvil Hire Yamaha, BSB [Credit: Anvil Hire Yamaha]
Tommy Bridwell, Team WD-40 Kawasaki, [Credit: BSB media]
Tommy Bridwell, Team WD-40 Kawasaki, [Credit: BSB]
Tommy Bridwell, Team WD-40 Kawasaki, [Credit: BSB]
Tommy Bridwell, Team WD-40 Kawasaki, [Credit: BSB]
Lee Jackson, Smiths Racing BMW [Credit: Smiths Racing]
Peter Hickman, Smiths BMW [Credit: Smiths Racing]
Tyco BMW bikes, Motorcycle Live [Credit: TAS Racing]
David Giugliano, Tyco BMW [Credit: MSV]
JG Speedfit Bournemouth Kawasaki livery, 2017, BSB
Hawk Racing Suzuki, BSB [Credit: BSB media]
Luke Mossey, Quattro Plant Kawasaki [Credit:]
Leon Haslam, JG Speedfit Kawasaki, BSB [Credit:]
Dan Linfoot, Honda Racing [Credit:]

Start the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2017 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.