Motorcycle Racing News 2011 Monza Superbike: Race 1 Results

2011 Monza Superbike: Race 1 Results

2011 World Superbike

Spoiler Alert: 2011 Monza World Superbike Race 1 results revealed below.

Round 4 of the 2011 World Superbike Championship began well for rookie rider Eugene Laverty Sunday morning in Monza, Italy.

The Irish Yamaha Superbike rider took his first victory in WSBK, finishing 1.6 seconds ahead of the reining World Superbike Champion Max Biaggi. Taking the final podium spot was Leon Haslam on the BMW Motorrad Motorsport S1000RR.

Rounding out the top five were Yamaha World Superbike’s Marco Melandri and Suzuki Alstare’s Michel Fabrizio.

Laverty’s win takes him to sixth in the WSBK standings; Aa full review of both Monza World Superbike races to follow.

2011 Monza World Superbike: Race 1 Results

1. Eugene Laverty (Yamaha World Superbike YZF-R1) 31’09.584

2. Max Biaggi (Alitalia Aprilia RSV4) 31’11.159

3. Leon Haslam (BMW S1000RR) 31’12.662

4. Marco Melandri (Yamaha Factory Racing YZF-R1) 31’12.839

5. Michel Fabrizio (Suzuki Alstare GSX-R1000) 31’21.396

6. Jonathan Rea (Castrol Honda CBR1000RR) 31’21.955

7. Troy Corser (BMW S1000RR) 31’22.864

8. Leon Camier (Alitalia Aprilia RSV4) 31’27.003

9. Carlos Checa (Althea Ducati 1198R) 31’27.153

10. Jakub Smrz (Team Effenbert Ducati 1198R) 31’28.004

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. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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