Sepang MotoGP: Aoyama sets new sepang 250 record

By James Keen -

MotoGP

 24 October 2009 09:30

Scot Racing rider Hiroshi Aoyama set a new 250cc record at Sepang during qualifying and claimed pole for tomorrow's race.

Jules Cluzel took second on the grid for the Matteoni Racing team ahead of fellow Frenchman and Mapfre Aspar rider Mike Di Meglio.

Pepe World rider Hector Barbera finished 4th. Fifth went to Spaniard Alvaro Bautista, riding for the Mapfre Aspar team.  

1 Hiroshi AOYAMA JPN Scot Racing Team 250cc Honda 2'06.767 257.142 
2 Jules CLUZEL FRA Matteoni Racing Aprilia 2'07.099 258.620 0.332
3 Mike DI MEGLIO FRA Mapfre Aspar Team 250cc Aprilia 2'07.232 258.682 0.465
4 Hector BARBERA SPA Pepe World Team Aprilia 2'07.301 259.677 0.534
5 Alvaro BAUTISTA SPA Mapfre Aspar Team Aprilia 2'07.371 256.045 0.604
6 Ratthapark WILAIROT THA Thai Honda PTT SAG Honda 2'07.662 255.924 0.895
7 Hector FAUBEL SPA Honda SAG Honda 2'07.828 253.759 1.061
8 Marco SIMONCELLI ITA Metis Gilera Gilera 2'07.916 254.957 1.149
9 Thomas LUTHI SWI Emmi - Caffe Latte Aprilia 2'07.949 258.682 1.182
10 Raffaele DE ROSA ITA Scot Racing Team 250cc Honda 2'07.953 256.532 1.186
11 Alex DEBON SPA Aeropuerto-Castello-Blusens Aprilia 2'07.998 255.379 1.231
12 Mattia PASINI ITA Paddock GP Racing Team Aprilia 2'08.159 253.342 1.392
13 Roberto LOCATELLI ITA Metis Gilera Gilera 2'08.836 257.695 2.069
14 Alex BALDOLINI ITA WTR San Marino Team Aprilia 2'08.841 255.258 2.074
15 Karel ABRAHAM CZE Cardion AB Motoracing Aprilia 2'08.908 256.653 2.141
16 Shoya TOMIZAWA JPN CIP Moto - GP250 Honda 2'09.148 249.422 2.381
17 Lukas PESEK CZE Auto Kelly - CP Aprilia 2'09.336 257.572 2.569
18 Axel PONS SPA Pepe World Team Aprilia 2'09.392 253.580 2.625
19 Shuhei AOYAMA JPN Racing Team Germany Honda 2'09.654 253.998 2.887
20 Balazs NEMETH HUN Balatonring Team Aprilia 2'11.611 254.117 4.844
21 Bastien CHESAUX SWI Matteoni Racing Aprilia 2'11.941 243.627 5.174
22 Valentin DEBISE FRA CIP Moto - GP250 Honda 2'12.171 247.876 5.404
23 Vladimir LEONOV RUS Viessmann Kiefer Racing Aprilia 2'12.813 246.800 6.046
24 Imre TOTH HUN Team Toth Aprilia Aprilia 2'14.831 238.938 8.064