Rider 2011 / 2012 Time difference*

Cal Crutchlow Yamaha (11th) / Yamaha (4th) -11.780sec Dani Pedrosa Honda (3rd) / Honda (2nd) +1.446sec Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha (2nd)/ Yamaha (1st) +2.205sec Hector Barbera Ducati (12th) / Ducati (9th) +2.200sec Nicky Hayden Ducati (9th) / Ducati (6th) +6.642sec Casey Stoner Honda (1st) / Honda (3rd) +8.553sec Andrea Dovizioso Honda (4th) / Yamaha (5th) +17.123sec Valentino Rossi Ducati (7th) / Ducati (10th) +22.879sec Colin Edwards Yamaha (8th) / Suter-BMW (12th) +37.440sec Ben Spies Yamaha (6th) / Yamaha (11th) +52.084sec

* - means quicker in 2012, + means slower.