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Monday MotoGP test times - Qatar.

MotoGP lap times from the second night at the Qatar test, held at Losail.

After Sunday's rain interruption, track conditions improved on Monday, although it was still cold and dusty. The main news was that Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa suffered hand and leg injuries during an accident.

The test marks the return of Kawasaki, running Marco Melandri in its new 'unofficial' format under the name of 'Hayate Racing Team', while Guinea Ecuatorial Team's Sete Gibernau is absent due to a shoulder injury.

Testing concludes on Tuesday night. The opening round of the 2009 MotoGP World Championship will also take place at Qatar, on the evening of April 12.

1. Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro Team 1min 57.139 sec
2. Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha Team 1min 57.747 sec
3. Colin Edwards USA Tech 3 Yamaha 1min 57.817 sec
4. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Repsol Honda Team 1min 57.879 sec
5. Chris Vermeulen AUS Team Suzuki 1min 58.018 sec
6. Loris Capirossi ITA Team Suzuki 1min 58.264 sec
7. Jorge Lorenzo SPA Fiat Yamaha Team 1min 58.400 sec
8. Alex de Angelis RSM San Carlo Honda Gresini 1min 58.441 sec
9. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Marlboro Team 1min 58.577 sec
10. Dani Pedrosa SPA Repsol Honda Team 1min 58.619 sec
11. Randy de Puniet FRA LCR Honda MotoGP 1min 58.936 sec
12. Toni Elias SPA San Carlo Honda Gresini 1min 59.036 sec
13. Yuki Takahashi JPN Team Scot 1min 59.153 sec
14. Marco Melandri ITA Hayate Racing Team 1min 59.195 sec
15. Niccolo Canepa ITA Pramac Racing 1min 59.266 sec
16. Mika Kallio FIN Pramac Racing 1min 59.764 sec
17. James Toseland GBR Tech 3 Yamaha 2min 0.234 sec


Fastest day one time:
Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Marlboro 2min 0.717sec

2008 Qatar Grand Prix - 9/3/2008:
Pole position: Jorge Lorenzo SPA Fiat Yamaha (M) 1min 53.927sec

Fastest race laps by manufacturer:
Ducati: Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro (B) 1min 55.153sec
Yamaha: Jorge Lorenzo SPA Fiat Yamaha (M) 1min 55.528sec
Honda: Andrea Dovizioso ITA JiR Team Scot (M) 1min 55.559sec
Kawasaki: John Hopkins USA Kawasaki Racing (B) 1min 56.491sec
Suzuki: Loris Capirossi ITA Rizla Suzuki (B) 1min 56.689sec


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blah blah blah - Unregistered

March 03, 2009 12:10 AM

Dear Taz and Co. You girls whine when Stoner says the wrist is OK and whine when he says it is painful. I think we all know who the biggest whiners on crash.net are dont we!!! He has still been fastest at both tests which is the real reason we see all the crying and moaning on this site. Just for your reference Stoner had the most problems of any track at Sepang last year....no suprise it was sore after having a wrist operation and then testing there soon after his intial recovery period. If he dominates Rossi again this year like he did in 2007 the whining and moaning will be louder than ever.

Raw Dawg - Unregistered

March 03, 2009 12:49 AM

I love all the JT apologist. "The track was too greasy" or "he's just taking it easy" or "he's not used to Bridgestones". LOL! He's 3 seconds off the pace on the same track that everyone else is on!! Colin hasn't used Bridgestones no more than JT and is 2.5 seconds faster! And who goes to a test to "take it easy"? What exactly can he be testing by taking it easy? Making sure the wheels roll? Give me a break - no one wants to blown away by their team mate.



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