Le Mans MotoGP: 125 and 250 results - Simon wins, Smith takes fourth

By MCN -

MotoGP

 17 May 2009 11:43

Julian Simon rode a blistering race today, finishing an epic 27 seconds ahead of his nearest rival. Simon made the best of the tricky weather conditions and put the disappointment of Jerez behind him.

Bradley Smith was strong through-out the race and finished in a comfortable fourth just behind his team mate Sergio Gadea.

125 results

1 Julian SIMON SPA Bancaja Aspar Team 125cc Aprilia 47'08.273
2 Jonas FOLGER GER Ongetta Team I.S.P.A. Aprilia 47'35.357
3 Sergio GADEA SPA Bancaja Aspar Team 125cc Aprilia 47'39.189
4 Bradley SMITH GBR Bancaja Aspar Team 125cc Aprilia 47'39.803 
5 Takaaki NAKAGAMI JPN Ongetta Team I.S.P.A. Aprilia 48'17.508
6 Dominique AEGERTER SWI Ajo Interwetten Derbi 48'20.496
7 Andrea IANNONE ITA Ongetta Team I.S.P.A. Aprilia 48'21.336
8 Efren VAZQUEZ SPA Derbi Racing Team Derbi 48'28.185
9 Nicolas TEROL SPA Jack & Jones Team Aprilia 48'48.309
10 Lorenzo ZANETTI ITA Ongetta Team I.S.P.A. Aprilia 48'50.973
11 Esteve RABAT SPA Blusens Aprilia Aprilia 49'07.599 
12 Sandro CORTESE GER Ajo Interwetten Derbi 47'23.157
13 Jasper IWEMA NED Racing Team Germany Honda 47'29.445
14 Gregory DI CARLO FRA Equipe de France Honda 47'59.484
15 Randy KRUMMENACHER SWI Degraaf Grand Prix Aprilia 48'06.140

250 results

1 Marco SIMONCELLI ITA Metis Gilera Gilera 49'07.591 
2 Hector FAUBEL SPA Valencia CF - Honda SAG Honda 49'25.719
3 Roberto LOCATELLI ITA Metis Gilera Gilera 49'29.233
4 Alvaro BAUTISTA SPA Mapfre Aspar Team Aprilia 49'38.678
5 Ratthapark WILAIROT THA Thai Honda PTT SAG Honda 49'58.088
6 Raffaele DE ROSA ITA Scot Racing Team 250cc Honda 50'03.957
7 Lukas PESEK CZE Auto Kelly - CP Aprilia 50'23.616 
8 Hiroshi AOYAMA JPN Scot Racing Team 250cc Honda 50'30.473
9 Imre TOTH HUN Team Toth Aprilia Aprilia 50'43.147
10 Vladimir LEONOV RUS Viessmann Kiefer Racing Aprilia 50'55.581
11 Hector BARBERA SPA Pepe World Team Aprilia 49'08.614
12 Karel ABRAHAM CZE Cardion AB Motoracing Aprilia 49'09.025
13 Valentin DEBISE FRA CIP Moto - GP250 Honda 49'31.243
14 Toby MARKHAM GBR C&L Racing Honda 50'01.933