Motorcycle Racing News 125cc MotoGP: Qatar Thursday FP Results

125cc MotoGP: Qatar Thursday FP Results

125cc MotoGP

In the 125 class Nico Terol was a clear second ahead of Sandro Cortese (Intact Racing Team Germany) in the second session. The Bankia Aspar rider posted a 2’07.418, with his German competitor second ahead of second Aspar rider Héctor Faubel.

Luis Salom (RW Racing GP), Jonas Folger (Red Bull Ajo Motorsport), Efrén Vázquez (Avant-AirAsia-Ajo Motorsport), Johann Zarco (Avant-AirAsia-Ajo Motorsport), Danny Kent (Red Bull Ajo Motorsport), Alberto Moncayo (Team Andalucía Banca Cívica) and Sergio Gadea (PEV-Blusens-SMX Paris Hilton) completed the top ten.

The first ever Indian rider in the World Championship, Sarath Kumar (WTR-Ten10 Racing), also made his debut in a competitive session on Thursday.

125cc MotoGP Free Practice 2 Results:

Pos. Num. Rider Nation Team Bike Km/h Time Gap 1st/Prev.
1. 18 Nicolas TEROL SPA Bankia Aspar Team Aprilia 224.5 2’07.418  
2. 11 Sandro CORTESE GER Intact-Racing Team Germany Aprilia 222.9 2’08.434 1.016 / 1.016
3. 55 Hector FAUBEL SPA Bankia Aspar Team Aprilia 220.5 2’08.576 1.158 / 0.142
4. 39 Luis SALOM SPA RW Racing GP Aprilia 224.3 2’08.877 1.459 / 0.301
5. 94 Jonas FOLGER GER Red Bull Ajo MotorSport Aprilia 225.6 2’08.892 1.474 / 0.015
6. 7 Efren VAZQUEZ SPA Avant-AirAsia-Ajo Derbi 220.3 2’09.243 1.825 / 0.351
7. 5 Johann ZARCO FRA Avant-AirAsia-Ajo Derbi 217.7 2’09.351 1.933 / 0.108
8. 52 Danny KENT GBR Red Bull Ajo MotorSport Aprilia 219.7 2’09.731 2.313 / 0.380
9. 23 Alberto MONCAYO SPA Andalucia Banca Civica Aprilia 222.9 2’09.892 2.474 / 0.161
10. 33 Sergio GADEA SPA Pev-Blusens-SMX-Paris Hilton Aprilia 219.4 2’09.927 2.509 / 0.035
11. 44 Miguel OLIVEIRA POR Andalucia Banca Civica Aprilia 221.8 2’10.385 2.967 / 0.458
12. 26 Adrian MARTIN SPA Bankia Aspar Team Aprilia 218.2 2’10.539 3.121 / 0.154
13. 31 Niklas AJO FIN TT Motion Events Racing Aprilia 217.4 2’10.590 3.172 / 0.051
14. 25 Maverick VIÑALES SPA Pev-Blusens-SMX-Paris Hilton Aprilia 222.7 2’10.637 3.219 / 0.047
15. 76 Hiroki ONO JPN Caretta Technology Forward Team KTM 219.2 2’11.569 4.151 / 0.932
16. 99 Danny WEBB GBR Mahindra Racing Mahindra 220.6 2’11.589 4.171 / 0.020
17. 96 Louis ROSSI FRA Matteoni Racing Aprilia 215.6 2’11.682 4.264 / 0.093
18. 3 Luigi MORCIANO ITA Team Italia FMI Aprilia 212.9 2’11.862 4.444 / 0.180
19. 15 Simone GROTZKYJ ITA Phonica Racing Aprilia 214.7 2’12.307 4.889 / 0.445
20. 53 Jasper IWEMA NED Ongetta-Abbink Metaal Aprilia 224.5 2’12.514 5.096 / 0.207
21. 77 Marcel SCHROTTER GER Mahindra Racing Mahindra 217.0 2’12.721 5.303 / 0.207
22. 84 Jakub KORNFEIL CZE Ongetta-Centro Seta Aprilia 214.5 2’13.040 5.622 / 0.319
23. 63 Zulfahmi KHAIRUDDIN MAL Airasia-Sic-Ajo Derbi 217.1 2’13.055 5.637 / 0.015
24. 30 Giulian PEDONE SWI Phonica Racing Aprilia 212.1 2’13.396 5.978 / 0.341
25. 19 Alessandro TONUCCI ITA Team Italia FMI Aprilia 214.5 2’13.704 6.286 / 0.308
26. 21 Harry STAFFORD GBR Ongetta-Centro Seta Aprilia 216.6 2’13.911 6.493 / 0.207
27. 17 Taylor MACKENZIE GBR Phonica Racing Aprilia 210.2 2’13.943 6.525 / 0.032
28. 36 Joan PERELLO SPA Matteoni Racing Aprilia 215.9 2’14.337 6.919 / 0.394
29. 43 Francesco MAURIELLO ITA WTR-Ten10 Racing Aprilia 215.3 2’15.955 8.537 / 1.618
  12 Daniel KARTHEININGER GER Caretta Technology Forward Team KTM 218.0 2’16.386 8.968 / 0.431
  69 Sarath KUMAR IND WTR-Ten10 Racing Aprilia 211.4 2’22.776 15.358 / 6.390

 

 

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling.

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