Japanese GP – Saturday Quotes
7th Bradley Smith 2.01.608“We’re on the second row, which will be important tomorrow in order to make a good start. We’ll have to wait and see what the weather does but personally I’d prefer dry conditions. This morning I had a problem with my exhaust and the bike wouldn’t... Read more
MCN reports: Matt Hoyle’s Haojue 125GP team has withdrawn from tomorrow’s Japanese GP at the Twin Ring Motegi.Undisclosed technical issues with new engine parts hand carried to the Far East were cited as the reason for the shock withdrawal of the team spearheaded by British motorsport legend John Surtees. The problem... Read more
Bradley Smith – Friday Quotes, Japanese GP
7th Bradley Smith 2.01.608 (14 laps):“There is not much grip out there so the lap times are quite slow and it’s difficult to get a good feeling. We usually come here when it’s much warmer and in this heat everything changes – the setting, the feeling, everything. I think... Read more
Pos. Rider Team Laptime Gap 1 Andrea IANNONE Ongetta Team I.S.P.A. 2’00.6852 Julian SIMON Bancaja Aspar Team 125cc 2’00.864 0.1793 Stefan BRADL Viessmann Kiefer Racing 2’01.029 0.3444 Esteve RABAT Blusens Aprilia 2’01.372 0.6875 Nicolas TEROL Jack & Jones Team 2’01.549 0.8646 Dominique AEGERTER Ajo Interwetten 2’01.565 0.8807 Bradley SMITH Bancaja... Read more
Redding Hails Motegi Circuit
He may not have had the best result at Twin Ring Motegi on his circuit debut, but Scott Redding is full of praise for the Japanese track where he took eighth place in 2008. The Blusens Aprilia rider is relishing the opportunity to get back to the far east,... Read more
Pos Driver Car/Engine Laps Time/Delay 1 Casey Stoner Ducati 22 42:53.984 2 Valentino Rossi Yamaha 22 7.771 3 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 22 16.244 4 Colin Edwards Yamaha 22 24.410 5 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 22 27.263 6 Alex de Angelis Honda 22 29.883 7 Chris Vermeulen Suzuki 22 33.627 8 Mika Kallio Ducati 22 34.755 9 Toni Elías Honda 22 39.481 10 Randy de Puniet Honda 22 42.284 11 Daniel Pedrosa Honda 22 48.526 12 Nicky Hayden Ducati 22 48.883 13 Sete Gibernau Ducati 22 52.215 14 Marco Melandri Kawasaki 22 56.379 15 Yuki Takahashi Honda 22 1:00.286 16 James Toseland Yamaha 22 1:14.978 17 Niccolò Canepa Ducati 22 1:15.028 – Loris Capirossi Suzuki 7 Crash Read more
Qatar GP – Post Race Quote From Bradley
5th Bradley Smith: “I’m quite disappointed – on the one hand because I didn’t get a good start and but above all because of this weird situation. I think it’s better to cancel a race than dish half points out after four laps. It’s all a bit strange but... Read more
(*Race stopped after 4 laps) 1 Andrea IANNONE ITA Ongetta Team I.S.P.A. APRILIA 8’37.2452 Julian SIMON SPA Bancaja Aspar Team 125cc APRILIA 8’37.425 +0.1803 Sandro CORTESE GER Ajo Interwetten DERBI 8’42.456 +5.2114 Pol ESPARGARO SPA Derbi Racing Team DERBI 8’43.014 +5.7695 Bradley SMITH GBR Bancaja Aspar Team 125cc APRILIA 8’43.895... Read more