Neil Hodgson (HM Plant Ducati) fastest in the first qualifying session at Silverstone, Colin Edwards (Castrol Honda) second; Ben Bostrom (Ducati L & M) third; Chris Walker (Kawasaki) fourth; Ruben Xaus (Ducati Infostrada) fifth.

Leading times - Silverstone - session one:

1. Neil Hodgson GBR HM Plant Ducati Ducati 998 F 01 1m 54.095s 18 laps
2. Colin Edwards USA Castrol Honda Honda VTR 1000 SP2 +0.308s 1m 54.404s / 18 laps
3. Ben Bostrom USA Ducati L & M Ducati 998 F 02 +1.003s 1m 55.098s / 22 laps
4. Chris Walker GBR Kawasaki Racing Kawasaki ZX-7RR +1.700s 1m 55.795s / 18 laps
5. Ruben Xaus ESP Ducati Infostrada Ducati 998 F 02 +2.051s 1m 56.146s / 17 laps
6. Glen Richards GBR Hawk Kawasaki Kawasaki ZX-7RR +2.121s 1m 56.216s / 13 laps
7. Steve Hislop GBR Monster Mob Ducati Ducati 998 RS +2.189s 1m 56.284s / 7 laps
8. Michael Rutter GBR Renegade Ducati Ducati 998 RS +2.287s 1m 56.382s / 18 laps
9. James Toseland GBR HM Plant Ducati Ducati 998 F 01 +2.548s 1m 56.643s / 17 laps
10. Troy Bayliss AUS Ducati Infostrada Ducati 998 F 02 +2.610s 1m 56.705s / 17 laps

11. Shane Byrne GBR Renegade Ducati Ducati 998 RS +2.876s 1m 56.971s / 19 laps
12. Pierfrancesco Chili ITA Ducati NCR Axo Ducati 998 RS +3.087s 1m 57.182s / 15 laps
13. Mauro Sanchini ITA Kawasaki Bertocchi Kawasaki ZX-7RR +4.763s 1m 58.858s / 24 laps
14. Dean Ellison GBR D & B Racing Ducati 996 RS +4.834s 1m 58.929s / 19 laps
15. Marco Borciani ITA Pedercini Ducati 998 RS +5.172s 1m 59.267s / 20 laps
16. Noriyuki Haga JPN Playstation2-FGF Aprilia Aprilia RSV 1000 +5.670s 1m 59.765s / 16 laps
17. Peter Goddard AUS Benelli Sport Benelli Tornado 900 +5.822s 1m 59.917s / 16 laps
18. Steve Martin AUS DFX Racing Ducati Pirelli Ducati 998 RS +6.113s 2m 00.208s / 20 laps
19. Gregorio Lavilla ESP Alstare Suzuki Corona Suzuki GSX-R750 Y +6.295s 2m 00.390s / 22 laps
20. Serafino Foti ITA Pedercini Ducati 996 RS +6.938s 2m 01.033s / 18 laps

21. Mark Heckles GBR Castrol Honda Rumi Honda VTR 1000 SP2 +7.471s 2m 01.566s / 22 laps
22. Juan Bautista Borja ESP Spaziotel Racing Ducati 998 RS +7.553s 2m 01.648s / 16 laps
23. Broc Parkes AUS Ducati NCR Parmalat Ducati 998 RS +8.202s 2m 02.297s / 20 laps
24. Eric Bostrom USA Kawasaki Racing Kawasaki ZX-7RR +9.090s 2m 03.185s / 19 laps
25. Lucio Pedercini ITA Pedercini Ducati 998 RS +9.107s 2m 03.202s / 18 laps
26. Ivan Clementi ITA Kawasaki Bertocchi Kawasaki ZX-7RR +9.670s 2m 03.765s / 18 laps
27. Alessandro Antonello ITA DFX Racin Ducati Pirelli Ducati 998 RS +10.498s 2m 04.593s / 21 laps
28. Yann Gyger SUI White Endurance Honda VTR 1000 SP1 +12.533s 2m 06.628s / 18 laps
29. Jiri Mrkyvka CZE JM Racing Ducati 996 RS +15.092s 2m 09.187s / 19 laps
30. Bertrand Stey FRA White Endurance Honda VTR 1000 SP1 +27.012s 2m 21.107s / 4 laps