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Porto vaults into provisional pole

Porto vaults into provisional pole

Porto vaults into provisional pole

After setting the early pace in the first free practice session, Sebastian Porto went on to clinch provisional pole position on Friday afternoon in Istanbul with a best lap of 1'57.408.

The Argentinean rider topped the timesheets ahead of his Aprilia factory colleagues Alex de Angelis and Casey Stoner, while Andrea Dovizioso was the fastest Honda rider of the day, taking the fourth spot on the provisional starting grid.

The second row of the provisional grid is formed by Jorge Lorenzo, Hiroshi Aoyama, Dani Pedrosa and Randy de Puniet, while Italian riders Roberto Locatelli and Alex Baldolini completed the top 10.

Tags:
250cc, 2005, GRAND PRIX OF TURKEY, QP1

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