Catalunya MotoGP, Barcelona - Qualifying 1

Qualifying times (1) from the Catalunya MotoGP at Barcelona, round 6 of 18.
Smith, Catalunya MotoGP 2013
Smith, Catalunya MotoGP 2013
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The top two riders in Q1 now progress to the Q2 pole position shootout, where they will join the ten fastest riders after third practice. The others will start, in the following order, from 13th on the grid onwards.

Avintia's Hiroshi Aoyama has withdrawn for the remainder of the weekend after a heavy fall in Saturday practice. Aoyama will be replaced by Spanish rider Javier Del Amor.

Pramac's Ben Spies continues to be side-lined by his healing shoulder and is replaced by Ducati test rider Michele Pirro.

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1.Bradley SmithGBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)1m 42.607s
2.Andrea IannoneITA Energy T.I. Pramac Racing (GP13)1m 42.660s

3.Randy De PunietFRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT)1m 43.186s
4.Michele PirroITA Ignite Pramac Racing (GP13)1m 43.330s
5.Hector BarberaESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 43.659s
6.Colin EdwardsUSA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 43.983s
7.Karel AbrahamCZE Cardion AB Motoracing (ART CRT)1m 44.362s
8.Danilo PetrucciITA Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)*1m 44.369s
9.Claudio CortiITA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 44.603s
10.Michael LavertyGBR Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART CRT)*1m 44.630s
11.Yonny HernandezCOL Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT)1m 44.913s
12.Bryan StaringAUS Go&Fun Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT)1m 45.441s
13.Lukas PesekCZE Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)*1m 46.302s
14.Javier Del AmorESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 48.952s
* Standard ECU.

Fastest Friday time:Marc Marquez ESP Honda 1m 41.853s (FP3)

Official Catalunya MotoGP records:Best lap: Casey Stoner AUS Ducati 1m 41.186s (2008)Fastest race lap:Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 42.358s (2008)

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