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Stoner sets the pace at Losail

Stoner sets the pace at Losail

Stoner sets the pace at Losail

The first free practice session of the Marlboro Grand Prix of Qatar, held at Losail this week, saw Aprilia rider Casey Stoner set the pace with a best lap of 2'05.902.

Second fastest was Japanese star Hiroshi Aoyama, who was followed home by Alex de Angelis and Sebastian Porto. Jorge Lorenzo, who rejoins the 250cc pack after a one-race ban, was fifth fastest on the Qatari track, located on the outskirts of Doha.

World Championship leader Dani Pedrosa was sixth ahead of Italian veteran Roberto Locatelli and Frenchmen Sylvain Guintoli and Randy de Puniet, while Spanish rookie Hector Barbera completed the top 10.

Tags:
250cc, 2005, MARLBORO GRAND PRIX OF QATAR, FP1

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