Simoncelli took the last pole of the season

Simoncelli took the last pole of the season

 

Valencia MotoGP: Simoncelli takes 250GP pole

By Angus Farquhar -

MotoGP

 25 October 2008 15:01

Marco Simoncelli has taken the pole position for the final 250GP race of the season.

The Gilera rider lead for most fo the session only to be knocked off the top spot by Alex Debon with just under 10 minutes left.

Simoncelli wasn’t put of though putting in a storming lap in the closing laps of the session to take back pole position and hold it to the line.

Final positions:

Marco SIMONCELLI 1'35.408
Alex DEBON 1'35.418
Julian SIMON 1'35.964
Mika KALLIO 1'36.194
Hiroshi AOYAMA 1'36.267
Alvaro BAUTISTA 1'36.419
Ratthapark WILAIROT 1'36.568
Roberto LOCATELLI 1'36.573
Hector FAUBEL 1'36.635
Yuki TAKAHASHI 1'36.654
Thomas LUTHI 1'36.832
Aleix ESPARGARO 1'36.841
Lukas PESEK 1'36.892
Mattia PASINI 1'37.047
Fabrizio LAI 1'37.400
Alex BALDOLINI 1'37.455
Simone GROTZKYJ 1'37.803
Imre TOTH 1'38.245
Federico SANDI 1'38.592
Karel ABRAHAM 1'38.641
Manuel HERNANDEZ 1'38.874
Daniel ARCAS 1'39.182
Doni Tata PRADITA 1'40.593
Alen GYORFI 1'41.075
Toni WIRSING 1'41.974