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Dani Pedrosa closes to within four points of Jorge Lorenzo after his first win of the year...

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May 02, 2011 6:39 AM

I would love to know how the manufacturing points are counted.
Honda only 5 points ahead of Yamaha after two wins one second and two thirds while Yamaha have only had one win two seconds and one third.

Manufacturers earn points by virtue of the best one finish of their total of bikes on the grid. Honda best over last 3 rounds: win, second, win = points: 25 + 20 + 25. Yamaha best over last 3 rounds: second, win, second = points: 20 + 25 +20.

team points? - Unregistered

May 02, 2011 9:51 AM

When discussing points, can someone please explain how the team points are calculated? Especially for Repsol Honda, having a 3 rider team? Adding the team total and multiplying the result with 2/3 would 'only' give them 88 points where the results table shows 96? (best two riders together make up for 102 points).

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