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Talmacsi leads the way at Assen

Talmacsi leads the way at Assen

Talmacsi leads the way at Assen

The race weekend kicked off at Assen this morning with Red Bull KTM's Gabor Talmacsi setting the best time in the 125cc first free practice session. The Hungarian lapped in 2'14.211 to finish the session ahead of former World Champion Manuel Poggiali on the Metis Gilera.

Mika Kallio was third fastest, 0.25s adrift from his Hungarian team-mate. Aprilia's Marco Simoncelli and Honda's Thomas Lüthi completed the top 5. Championship leader Mattia Pasini was tenth fastest.

It's a hot and sunny day at Assen, with air temperature already reaching 26ºC.

Tags:
125cc, 2005, GAULOISES TT ASSEN, FP1

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