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Qualifying - French MotoGP, Le Mans

Full qualifying times from the French MotoGP at Le Mans, round 4 of 18.
After three dry free practice sessions, qualifying took place on a drying track - with spots of rain returning in the final minute.

The injured Colin Edwards has been replaced by Chris Vermeulen for this event.

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1. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda (RC213V) 1m 33.638s
2. Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda (RC213V) 1m 33.941s
3. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Monster Yamaha Tech3 (YZR-M1) 1m 33.976s
4. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 34.104s
5. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech3 (YZR-M1) 1m 34.178s
6. Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 34.669s
7. Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Team (GP12) 1m 34.907s
8. Alvaro Bautista ESP San Carlo Honda Gresini (RC213V) 1m 34.922s
9. Hector Barbera ESP Pramac Racing (GP12) 1m 34.950s
10. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing (GP12) 1m 35.250s
11. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (GP12) 1m 35.291s
12. Randy De Puniet FRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 35.694s
13. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V) 1m 35.862s
14. Michele Pirro ITA San Carlo Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT) 1m 36.646s
15. Yonny Hernandez COL Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 1m 37.202s
16. James Ellison GBR Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT) 1m 37.666s
17. Aleix Espargaro ESP Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 37.760s
18. Danilo Petrucci ITA Came IodaRacing (Ioda-Aprilia CRT) 1m 37.767s
19. Ivan Silva ESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 1m 38.198s
20. Mattia Pasini ITA Speed Master (ART CRT) 1m 38.511s
21. Chris Vermeulen AUS NGM Forward Racing (Suter-BMW CRT) 1m 38.658s


Fastest practice time:
Casey Stoner AUS Honda 1m 33.740s (FP2)

Official Le Mans MotoGP records:
Best lap:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 32.647s (2008)
Fastest race lap:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 33.617s (2011)



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Stavros - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 3:09 PM
Last Edited 943 days ago

@ richyr45 (first page) Stoner did not mention CRTs at all in the press room after QP and merely said he got held up a lot but thats the way it goes and he's been lucky up til then. Give yourself an uppercut for stupidity.



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