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Interesting facts before the 125cc race

Interesting facts before the 125cc race

· The same three riders, Talmacsi, Faubel and Pesek have filled the podium places at both of the first two races of the year.

· The same three riders, Talmacsi, Faubel and Pesek have filled the podium places at both of the first two races of the year.

· Mattia Pasini, who is making his 50th GP start, has qualified on pole for the fourth time in his career. He has managed just a single finish from his previous three pole starts – 3rd place at Jerez last year.

· Hector Faubel has finished on the podium at the last four successive 125cc races, including two victories. Faubel took his first ever GP victory in Turkey last year.

· Simone Corsi starts from the front row for the first time since the British GP last year. Corsi's fourth place in Turkey was his equal best result of 2006.

· Talmacsi is the first Hungarian rider to have sole leadership of the world championship classification in any of the GP classes.

· Tomoyoshi Koyama's third place finish in Turkey in 2005 was the last time he stood on the podium.

Tags:
125cc, 2007, GRAND PRIX OF TURKEY, WUP

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