Pasini on provisional 125 pole

Published: 20 April 2007

Polaris World rider Mattia Pasini is on provisional pole for Sunday’s Turkish 125 GP after setting the quickest time in qualifying practice one.

Pasini recorded a best time of 2:05.739 on his Aprilia and will be desperate to improve on his two non finishes so far this season.

Gabor Talmacsi was second quickest in Istanbul this morning (Friday) just 0.238 seconds behind Pasini with Tomoyoshi Koyama 0.573 further behind on his Red Bull KTM 125.

Completing this provisional front row is Skilled Racing Team’s Simone Corsi.

Britain’s Bradley Smith was in 10th following his positive start to the weekend in the first practice session.


Qualifying Practice No.1 times:


1 Mattia PASINI Polaris World APRILIA 2'05.739
2 Gabor TALMACSI Bancaja Aspar APRILIA 2'05.977
3 Tomoyoshi KOYAMA Red Bull KTM 125 KTM 2'06.312
4 Simone CORSI Skilled Racing Team APRILIA 2'06.465
5 Lukas PESEK Valsir Seedorf Derbi DERBI 2'06.647
6 Sergio GADEA Bancaja Aspar APRILIA 2'06.726
7 Sandro CORTESE Emmi - Caffe Latte Aprilia APRILIA 2'06.807
8 Andrea IANNONE WTR Team APRILIA 2'06.978
9 Hector FAUBEL Bancaja Aspar APRILIA 2'07.089
10 Bradley SMITH Repsol Honda 125cc HONDA 2'07.150
11 Raffaele DE ROSA Multimedia Racing APRILIA 2'07.348
12 Joan OLIVE Polaris World APRILIA 2'07.417
13 Nicolas TEROL Valsir Seedorf Derbi DERBI 2'07.561
14 Stefano BIANCO WTR Team APRILIA 2'07.707
15 Alexis MASBOU FFM Honda GP 125 HONDA 2'08.163
16 Michael RANSEDER Ajo Motorsport DERBI 2'08.205
17 Roberto TAMBURINI Team Sicilia APRILIA 2'08.572
18 Pablo NIETO Blusens Aprilia APRILIA 2'08.630
19 Esteve RABAT Repsol Honda 125cc HONDA 2'08.859
20 Federico SANDI Skilled Racing Team APRILIA 2'08.962
21 Pol ESPARGARO Belson Campetella Aprilia APRILIA 2'09.097
22 Lorenzo ZANETTI Team Sicilia APRILIA 2'09.138
23 Simone GROTZKYJ Multimedia Racing APRILIA 2'09.198
24 Randy KRUMMENACHER Red Bull KTM 125 KTM 2'10.210
25 Kevin COGHLAN Scot Racing Team HONDA 2'10.315
26 Steve BONSEY Red Bull KTM 125 KTM 2'10.532
27 Joey LITJENS De Graaf Grand Prix HONDA 2'10.610
28 Daniel WEBB De Graaf Grand Prix HONDA 2'10.856
29 Dino LOMBARDI Scot Racing Team HONDA 2'11.191
30 Robert MURESAN Ajo Motorsport DERBI 2'11.578
31 Hugo VAN DEN BERG Blusens Aprilia APRILIA 2'11.642
32 Dominique AEGERTER Multimedia Racing APRILIA 2'11.675
33 Alen GYORFI Superbike Guorsasagi M.S.E. APRILIA 2'14.124