1. Troy Corser AUS Yamaha Motor Italia YZF-R1 1min 35.993 secs
2. Troy Bayliss AUS Ducati Xerox 1098 F08 1min 36.106 secs
3. Ruben Xaus SPA Sterilgarda Go Eleven 1098 RS08 1min 36.189 secs
4. Michel Fabrizio ITA Ducati Xerox 1098 F08 1min 36.403 secs
5. Max Biaggi ITA Sterilgarda Go Eleven 1098 RS08 1min 36.506 secs
6. Lorenzo Lanzi ITA RG Racing 1098 RS08 1min 36.609 secs
7. Jakub Smrz CZE Guandalini Racing by Grifo's 1098 RS08 1min 36.652 secs
8. Regis Laconi FRA PSG-1 Kawasaki Corse ZX-10R 1min 36.746 secs
9. Fonsi Nieto SPA Alstare Suzuki GSX-R1000 1min 36.746 secs
10. Max Neukirchner GER Alstare Suzuki GSX-R1000 1min 36.856 secs
11. Carlos Checa SPA Hannspree Ten Kate Honda CBR1000RR 1min 37.143 secs
12. Makoto Tamada JPN PSG-1 Kawasaki Corse ZX-10R 1min 37.183 secs
13. Yukio Kagayama JPN Alstare Suzuki GSX-R1000 1min 37.243 secs
14. Noriyuki Haga JPN Yamaha Motor Italia YZF-R1 1min 37.395 secs
15. Karl Muggeridge AUS D.F. Racing CBR1000RR 1min 37.950 secs
16. Ayrton Badovini ITA Team Pedercini ZX-10R 1min 37.962 secs

Rest of grid decided in Qualifying 2

17. Robert Rolfo ITA Hannspree Honda Althea CBR1000RR 1min 37.830 secs
18. David Checa ESP Yamaha France Ipone GMT 94 YZF-R1 1min 37.874 secs
19. Gregorio Lavilla SPA Ventaxia VK Honda CBR1000RR 1min 37.891 secs
20. Shinichi Nakatomi JPN YZF Yamaha YZF-R1 1min 38.133 secs
21. Sebastien Gimbert FRA Yamaha France Ipone GMT 94 YZF-R1 1min 38.213 secs
22. Ryuichi Kiyonari JPN Hannspree Ten Kate Honda CBR1000RR 1min 38.288 secs
23. Shuhei Aoyama JPN Alto Evolution Honda CBR1000RR 1min 38.323 secs
24. Kenan Sofuoglu TUR Hannspree Ten Kate Honda CBR1000RR 1min 38.394 secs
25. Vittorio Iannuzzo ITA Team Pedercini ZX-10R 1min 38.873 secs
26. Norino Brignola ITA Grillini PBR Team YZF-R1 1min 40.311 secs
27. Jason Pridmore USA Alto Evolution Honda CBR1000RR 1min 40.395 secs