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Infineon AMA Superbike Qualifying

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2011 Superbike Qualifying Results

In AMA Superbike qualifying at Infineon Raceway, Calif., to no real surprise, Monster Energy Graves Yamaha rider, and current champion, Josh Hayes put the YZF-R1 on Pole with a best lap of 1:35.717.

Tommy Hayden and Blake Young will line up next to Hayes with a strong front row showing for Rockstar Makita Suzuki.

Steve Rapp put his BMW S1000RR on the lead spot of row two. Lining up next to him is Martin Cardenas on the M4 Suzuki, David Anthony (also on a Suzuki), which are sandwiched between another BMW, ridden by Larry Pegram, who rounds out the second row.

Leading row three is yet another BMW, this one ridden by Chris Peris of Team Iron Horse BMW. Next him is Geoff May on the Erik Buell Racing Buell1125R. Jeremy Toye brought his San Diego BMW Racing/Lees Cycle S1000RR in for 11th, and Roger Hayden rounds out row three aboard his national Guard Suzuki.

Today’s Daytona Sportbike Race 1 and American Superbike Race 1 will air tonight (Saturday) on Speed TV. American Superbike airs at 8 p.m. (PDT).

2011 Infineon AMA Superbike: Qualifying Results

Pos No. Rider(s) Team Bike Interval Gap Best Lap Laps
1. 1 Josh Hayes Monster Energy Graves Yamaha Yamaha R1 FASTEST FASTEST 1:35.717 17
2. 22 Tommy Hayden Rockstar ·Makita ·Suzuki Suzuki GSX-R1000 0.454 0.454 1:36.171 19
3. 79 Blake Young Rockstar ·Makita ·Suzuki Suzuki GSX-R1000 1.112 0.658 1:36.829 18
4. 15 Steve Rapp San Diego BMW/Locust Powered by Lee`s Cycle BMW S1000RR 1.374 0.262 1:37.091 13
5. 36 Martin Cardenas M4 Suzuki Suzuki GSX-R1000 1.533 0.159 1:37.250 20
6. 25 David Anthony ADR Fly Racing Suzuki GSX-R1000 1.688 0.155 1:37.405 19
7. 72 Larry Pegram Foremost Insurance ·Pegram Racing BMW S1000RR 2.014 0.326 1:37.731 18
8. 23 Ben Bostrom Jordan Suzuki Suzuki GSX-R1000 2.033 0.019 1:37.750 16
9. 8 Chris Peris Team Iron Horse BMW ·ESP BMW S1000RR 2.153 0.120 1:37.870 16
10. 99 Geoff May —- Buell 1125R 2.190 0.037 1:37.907 16
11. 57 Jeremy Toye San Diego BMW Racing Powered by Lees Cycle BMW S1000RR 2.522 0.332 1:38.239 17
12. 54 Roger Hayden National Guard Jordan Suzuki Suzuki GSX-R1000 2.581 0.059 1:38.298 19
13. 2 Chris Clark Yamaha Extended Service, Pat Clark Sports, Graves, Yamaha Yamaha R1 2.695 0.114 1:38.412 20
14. 18 Chris Ulrich M4 Suzuki Suzuki GSX-R1000 2.748 0.053 1:38.465 18
15. 62 Chris Trounson San Diego BMW/Locust Powered by Lee`s Cycle BMW S1000RR 3.709 0.961 1:39.426 18
16. 33 Jordan Burgess ADR Fly Racing Suzuki GSX-R1000 4.219 0.510 1:39.936 15
17. 10 JD Beach Cycle World Attack Performance Kawasaki ZX-10 4.755 0.536 1:40.472 21
18. 42 Chris Siebenhaar Rockwell Time/BCS Racing Suzuki GSX-R1000 5.521 0.766 1:41.238 17
19. 45 James B. Randolph San Jose BMW Racing BMW S1000RR 6.410 0.889 1:42.127 10
20. 68 Tony Kasper Team Iron Horse BMW ·ESP BMW S1000RR 6.868 0.458 1:42.585 17
21. 988 Wesley Kane M Racing Suzuki GSX-R1000 7.404 0.536 1:43.121 17
22. 28 Kevin Boisvert Bayside Performance Suzuki GSX-R1000 8.102 0.698 1:43.819 12
23. 269 Johnny Rock Page ADR Fly Racing Suzuki GSX-R1000 8.179 0.077 1:43.896 16

 

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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