Monday, March 10, 2008

MotoGP results: Rookies do well in Qatar!


Stoner won the 2008 season opener in Qatar...

...Andrea Dovizioso took fourth, Rossi finished in fifth place while Capirex took eighth
Pics: Flickr

Full race report here

2008 MotoGP: Results from the Losail circuit, Qatar
1. Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro Team (B) 42min 36.587 secs
2. Jorge Lorenzo SPA Fiat Yamaha Team (M) 42min 41.910 secs
3. Dani Pedrosa SPA Repsol Honda Team (M) 42min 47.187 secs
4. Andrea Dovizioso ITA JiR Scot Team (M) 42min 49.875 secs
5. Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha Team (B) 42min 49.892 secs
6. James Toseland GBR Yamaha Tech 3 (M) 42min 50.627 secs
7. Colin Edwards USA Yamaha Tech 3 (M) 42min 51.737 secs
8. Loris Capirossi ITA Rizla Suzuki MotoGP (B) 43min 9.092 secs
9. Randy de Puniet FRA LCR Honda MotoGP (M) 43min 9.590 secs
10. Nicky Hayden USA Repsol Honda Team (M) 43min 14.941 secs
11. Marco Melandri ITA Ducati Marlboro Team (B) 43min 20.871 secs
12. John Hopkins USA Kawasaki Racing Team (B) 43min 26.444 secs
13. Shinya Nakano JPN San Carlo Honda Gresini (B) 43min 26.458 secs
14. Toni Elias SPA Alice Team (B) 43min 35.119 secs
15. Sylvain Guintoli FRA Alice Team (B) 43min 35.517 secs
16. Anthony West AUS Kawasaki Racing Team (B) 43min 42.230 secs
17. Chris Vermeulen AUS Rizla Suzuki MotoGP (B) 1 lap


Like last year, Rizla Suzuki are again in top form when it comes to pit babes! For more Rizla Suzuki babes, see here

Also see:
Hi-res MotoGP wallpaper: Here and here
Memorable: 1964 Bianchi Bicilindrica 500 GP racer!
Valentino Rossi's new Dainese advert...
Sheene Tribute: Vermeulen-replica GSX-R1000 on sale!
Aprilia RS3 Cube: F1 tech in MotoGP?
Wild Rides: MotoGP vs Professional Bullfighting!
Mighty Mite: The Honda Dream 50R

External links:
PVM Viper II: Honda RC51-based streetfighter from Switzerland!
JT Nesbitt, Confederate Wraith designer, is now building cars...
Motorcycles: "What're you looking at?!"

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Stoner keeps winning, Rossi comes fifth - Stoner must have better tyres... no, wait. That won't work anymore.

windbreak said...

All right then, Casey Stoner is the 2008 MotoGP world champion. I have spoken!

Rossi? Hmmm.... fifth or sixth maybe? It's game over for The Doctor. Retirement beckons... ;)

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