Mugello GP: Mattia Pasini claims home win

Published: 31 May 2009

Italian rider Mattia Pasini took the win in front of his home crowd at the Mugello 250 GP clash.

On lap ten Mapfre Aspar rider Alvaro Bautista and Metis Gilera rider Marco Simoncelli bashed fairings and both went off the track, giving Pasini the chance to move in to the lead.

Overall the Team Toth Aprilia rider moved up from 8th on the grid to beat fellow Italian rider Marco Simoncelli by 0.117 sec. 

Third place went to Spanish rider Alvaro Bautista, who started from pole position on the grid. Fourth was claimed by Thomas Luthi for the Emmi-Caffe Latte team.

Pepe World Team rider Hector Barbera finished in fifth place.

1  25  75  Mattia PASINI  ITA  Team Toth Aprilia  Aprilia  45'38.391
2  20  58  Marco SIMONCELLI  ITA  Metis Gilera  Gilera  45'38.508
3  16  19  Alvaro BAUTISTA  SPA  Mapfre Aspar Team  Aprilia  45'39.684
4  13  12  Thomas LUTHI  SWI  Emmi - Caffe Latte  Aprilia  46'02.948
5  11  40  Hector BARBERA  SPA  Pepe World Team  Aprilia  46'05.405
6  10  4  Hiroshi AOYAMA  JPN  Scot Racing Team 250cc  Honda  46'08.428
7  9  6  Alex DEBON  SPA  Aeropuerto-Castello-Blusens  Aprilia  46'09.716
8  8  55  Hector FAUBEL  SPA  Valencia CF - Honda SAG  Honda  46'13.569
9  7  35  Raffaele DE ROSA  ITA  Scot Racing Team 250cc  Honda  46'23.247
10  6  15  Roberto LOCATELLI  ITA  Metis Gilera  Gilera  46'24.874
11  5  25  Alex BALDOLINI  ITA  WTR San Marino Team  Aprilia  46'27.912
12  4  63  Mike DI MEGLIO  FRA  Mapfre Aspar Team 250cc  Aprilia  46'38.930
13  3  17  Karel ABRAHAM  CZE  Cardion AB Motoracing  Aprilia  47'02.121
14  2  14  Ratthapark WILAIROT  THA  Thai Honda PTT SAG  Honda  47'03.910
15  1  10  Imre TOTH  HUN  Team Toth Aprilia  Aprilia  47'08.788
16   11  Balazs NEMETH  HUN  Balatonring Team  Aprilia  47'07.283
17   7  Axel PONS  SPA  Pepe World Team  Aprilia  47'07.373
18   8  Bastien CHESAUX  SWI  Racing Team Germany  Honda  47'07.608
19   53  Valentin DEBISE  FRA  CIP Moto - GP250  Honda  47'32.464
20   37  Daniel ARCAS  SPA  Milar - Juegos Lucky  Aprilia  46'39.370