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Stoner back on the time trail

Stoner back on the time trail

Stoner back on the time trail

Casey Stoner clocked the fastest time in the first MotoGP free practice session in Turkey this morning. His 1'54.276 lap was quicker than that of Marco Melandri by nearly three tenths of a second. Fastest in free practice and qualifying in Qatar, Stoner is looking for a repeat of his 250cc victory in Istanbul Park from 2005.

The two were ahead of Valentino Rossi, Nicky Hayden and Loris Capirossi, the alter undertaking his first laps of the Turkish track. Grand Prix of Turkey
MotoGP - FP1

1. Casey Stoner - LCR Honda 1'54.276
2. Marco Melandri - Fortuna Honda 1'54.544
3. Valentino Rossi - Camel Yamaha 1'54.671
4. Nicky Hayden - Repsol Honda 1'55.126
5. Loris Capirossi - Ducati Marlboro 1'55.394
6. Colin Edwards - Camel Yamaha 1'55.445
7. Toni Elías - Fortuna Honda 1'55.453
8. Dani Pedrosa - Repsol Honda 1'55.512
9. Sete Gibernau - Ducati Marlboro 1'55.656
10. John Hopkins - Suzuki MotoGP 1'55.716

Tags:
MotoGP, 2006, GRAND PRIX OF TURKEY, FP1

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