Pole sitter Dani Pedrosa suffered an embarrassing fall when he was launched into the air while doing a practice start...

1.Casey StonerAUS Ducati Marlboro Team (B)1min 30.860 secs
2.Valentino RossiITA Fiat Yamaha Team (M)1min 31.335 secs
3.Randy de PunietFRA Kawasaki Racing Team (B)1min 31.362 secs
4.Nicky Hayden USA Repsol Honda Team (M)1min 31.454 secs
5.Alex Barros BRA Pramac d'Antin MotoGP (B)1min 31.561 secs
6.Dani Pedrosa SPA Repsol Honda Team (M)1min 31.609 secs
7.Marco MelandriITA Honda Gresini (B)1min 31.703 secs
8.Anthony WestAUS Kawasaki Racing Team (B)1min 31.883 secs
9.Loris CapirossiITA Ducati Marlboro Team (B)1min 32.129 secs
10.John Hopkins USA Rizla Suzuki MotoGP (B)1min 32.234 secs
11.Carlos ChecaSPA Honda LCR (M)1min 32.259 secs
12.Sylvain GuintoliFRA Dunlop Yamaha Tech 3 (D)1min 32.380 secs
13.Colin Edwards USA Fiat Yamaha Team (M)1min 32.573 secs
14.Toni Elias SPA Honda Gresini (B)1min 32.707 secs
15.Chris Vermeulen AUS Rizla Suzuki MotoGP (B)1min 32.843 secs
16.Chaz Davies GBR Pramac d'Antin MotoGP (B)1min 32.895 secs
17.Shinya NakanoJPN Konica Minolta Honda (M)1min 33.799 secs
18.Makoto TamadaJPN Dunlop Yamaha Tech 3 (D)1min 34.062 secs
19.Kurtis RobertsUSA Team Roberts (M)1min 34.819 secs

2007 Australian Grand Prix:Pole position: Dani Pedrosa SPA Repsol Honda (M) 1min 29.201secs

2006 Australian Grand Prix:Pole position: Nicky Hayden USA Repsol Honda (M) 1min 29.020secs Fastest race lap: Valentino Rossi ITA Camel Yamaha (M) 1min 30.917secs (dry/wet race)