Vroom Magazine - MotoGP WorldSBK CEV Repsol
Brilliant job from Alvaro Bautista today, putting the disappointment of Donington squarely behind him to take a definitive victory in a race of mixed and unpredictable conditions. Initially I’ll admit to worrying as he pulled one of his occasional naff starts, dropping from pole down to somewhere around 9th I... Read more
1st Álvaro Bautista: 1.39.510 (21 laps): “This is my fifth pole of the season and I’m delighted about it. The lap times didn’t come down today because the conditions were worse than yesterday but I feel comfortable with the bike, even in the wind. The track wasn’t as grippy... Read more
24th Pere Tutusaus: 1.47.354 (15 laps): “Today was tricky because of the weather. In the morning we rode in the wet and got a good feeling but in the dry this afternoon we struggled to get a rhythm together. I got with a group of riders ahead of me... Read more
1st Álvaro Bautista: 1.39.510 (22 laps):“I’m really happy because even though it’s only the first day we’ve lapped really well. I’ve improved my lap time from last year and even improved on the lap record at this track so I’m very satisfied. We didn’t have the perfect set-up this... Read more
24th Pere Tutusaus: 1.47.354 (15 laps): “Assen is a pretty cool track – my first impressions are really good. In qualifying I improved my best lap by over a second from the morning. I think that taking into account the fact I didn’t follow anybody it is a good... Read more
Pos | Rider | Nation | Team | Lap time 1 S. CORSI ITA Jack & Jones WRB 1’45.5332 B. SMITH GBR Polaris World + 0.3403 J. OLIVE SPA Belson Derbi + 0.3634 M. DI MEGLIO FRA Ajo Motorsport + 0.3645 S. CORTESE GER Emmi – Caffe Latte + 0.4026... Read more
Pos | Rider | Nation | Team | Lap time 1 A. BAUTISTA SPA Mapfre Aspar Team 1’39.5102 H. BARBERA SPA Team Toth Aprilia + 0.2313 M. SIMONCELLI ITA Metis Gilera + 0.4684 A. ESPARGARO SPA Lotus Aprilia + 0.7005 T. LUTHI SWI Emmi – Caffe Latte + 0.9456 J.... Read more