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Bautista on 125cc provisional pole

Bautista on 125cc provisional pole

Bautista on 125cc provisional pole

Álvaro Bautista put himself back in the driving seat in 125cc with a provisional pole finish in 125cc qualifying at the Le Mans Circuit. His lap of 1'45.280 was sufficient to finish ahead of Mika Kallio, Lukas Pesek and Mike de Meglio.

Behind them sit Sandro Cortese, Fabrizio Lai, Mattia Pasini and Gabor Talmacsi, who suffered a crash in the final minutes of the session. There are five Hondas in the top nine positions.

Aleix Espargaro is out of Sunday's race after suffering a fractured vertebrae.

Alice GP of France
125cc-QP1

1. Álvaro Bautista - Master MVA Aspar 1'45.280
2. Mika Kallio - Red Bull KTM 1'45.469
3. Lukas Pesek - Derbi Racing 1'45.577
4. Mike di Meglio - FFM Honda 1'46.086
5. Sandro Cortese - Elit Caffe Latte 1'46.134
6. Fabrizio Lai - Valsir Seedorf Racing 1'46.246
7. Mattia Pasini - Master MVA Aspar 1'46.376
8. Gabor Talmacsi - Humangest Racing 1'46.609
9. Thomas Lüthi - Elit Caffe Latte 1'46. 644
10. Andrea Iannone - Ticinohosting Campetella 1'46.830

Tags:
125cc, 2006, ALICE GRAND PRIX DE FRANCE, QP1

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