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Julian Simon continues his preseason dominance with another fastest laptime on the second day of testing in Jerez.250cc Aspar colleague Alvaro Bautista also ended the second session of the day with the fastest laptime, even beating his own pole position record from last year’s race.Testing for the small classes... Read more
Day 2 at the official IRTA test in Jerez started with better weather conditions than yesterday, allowing almost all riders to ride faster already.The first session again showed the usual picture of Team Aspar among the fastest in both classes, with Julian Simon and Alvaro Bautista each setting the... Read more
Session 2 Pos / Rider / Team / Fastest Laptime / Laps1 Julian SIMON BANCAJA ASPAR TEAM 125cc 1:47.345 172 Efren VAZQUEZ DERBI RACING TEAM 1:48.023 143 Andrea IANNONE ONGETTA TEAM ISPA 1:48.368 144 Marc MARQUEZ RED BULL KTM MOTORSPORTS 1:48.534 165 Pol ESPARGARO DERBI RACING TEAM 1:48.713 176 Sergio... Read more
Session 2 Pos / Rider / Team / Fastest Laptime / Laps1 Hector BARBERA PEPE WORLD TEAM 1:43.156 102 Alvaro BAUTISTA MAPFRE ASPAR TEAM 1:43.620 143 Marco SIMONCELLI METIS GILERA 1:43.833 164 Gabor TALMACSI BALATON RACING TEAM 1:44.433 125 Hector FAUBEL HONDA SAG 1:44.644 126 Ratthapark WILAIROT THAI HONDA PTT... Read more
Tomorrow the official IRTA test in Jerez will see all riders of the three classes starting off the season. Wednesday, 25th March * 10.00 to 14.50h Combined Test 250cc-125cc * 15.00 to 15.50h Test 250cc * 16.00 to 17.00h Test 125cc Thursday,... Read more
Good news from Talavera regarding young Juanjo Nuñez, who we also follow on the BatiFan Blog, is that he’s made an excellent start in his 2009 season running in the 80cc Copa del Mediterráneo, pulling in a very respectable 2 points at his very first race – held at... Read more
The Estoril test ended for the 125cc class in what can now almost be called normal order with Bancaja Aspar rider Julian Simon leading the pack by over a second and almost breaking the lap record. Simon has been dominating every single test in the preseason so far and... Read more
The second day of testing at the Portuguese track saw a distinct shift of positions in the 250cc class. Mapfre Aspar rider Alvaro Bautista was only 10th fastest in the official rankings yesterday, still recovering from his collarbone fracture (although there was speculation that his transponder didn’t work all... Read more
Julian Simón 1.45.863 (70 laps):“I am very happy with the kind of feeling we got at this track today which is new for me on this bike. I believe that the performance of the as bike as well as mine have been excellent and the team did sensational work,... Read more
Pos. Rider Bike Time 1 Julian Simon Aprilia 1’45.8642 Sandro Cortese Derbi 1’46.3413 Bradley Smith Aprilia 1’46.6244 Pol Espargaro Derbi 1’47.2515 Sergio Gadea Aprilia 1’47.2526 Stefan Bradl Aprilia 1’47.6517 Joan Olive Derbi 1’47.6978 Danny Webb Aprilia 1’48.3799 Lorenzo Savadori Aprilia 1’48.56010 Scott Redding Aprilia 1’48.88411 Esteve Rabat Aprilia 1’48.91812 Dominique... Read more