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Interesting facts before the 125 race

Interesting facts before the 125 race

Interesting facts before the 125 race

>Mika Kallio starts from pole for the second time in 2006.

>Kallio's eleventh place in 2003 is his only point scoring finish from his previous four visits to the Assen circuit.

>Alvaro Bautista starts from the front row for the seventh time in 2006. Bautista's best result of 2005 came at Assen, when he finished fourth.

>If Lukas Pesek finishes in the top fifteen he will have scored points at three successive races for the first time in his Grand Prix career.

>Sergio Gadea is starting from the front row for the first time since the second race of the year in Qatar.

>This is the twentieth successive race at which Mattia Pasini has qualified in the top six places on the grid.

>Just three riders in the 125cc class have managed to score points at each of the first seven races of the year: team-mates Alvaro Bautista, Hector Faubel and Sergio Gadea.

>Both Andrea Iannone and Nicolas Terol will be starting from their best ever grid positions.

Gabor Talmacsi is the top Honda qualifier in eleventh place on the grid.

Tags:
125cc, 2006, A-STYLE TT ASSEN, WUP

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