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Interesting facts and statistics after qualifying in Le Mans

Interesting facts and statistics after qualifying in Le Mans

Interesting facts and statistics after qualifying in Le Mans

- Fonsi Nieto starts from pole position for the second time in 2002 and for the fourth time in his career. He has qualified in the top six places on the grid for twelve successive races.

- Randy De Puniet's second place on the grid equals his best ever qualifying performance achieved at the first race of the year at Suzuka.

- Roberto Locatelli starts from the front row of the grid for the first time in 2002.

- Marco Melandri has qualified on the front row at each of the first four races of the year. Melandri has crashed out of four of the last seven Grand Prix races that he has started.

- Toni Elias' fifth place on the grid is his best qualifying result in the 250cc class.

Tags:
250cc, 2002, Polini Grand Prix de France

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