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Interesting facts before 125cc class

Interesting facts before 125cc class

Interesting facts before 125cc class

· The first four races of the year have been won by four different riders (Faubel, Talmacsi, Corsi, Pesek). If one of these four does not win in France it will equal the record of five different winners in the first five races, which occurred in 2005.

· The top twelve riders on the grid have lapped faster that the pole position record set last year by Mattia Pasini.

· Pasini has qualified on pole for the fourth successive race and for the sixth time in his career.

· Pasini has managed just a single podium finish from his previous five starts from pole – 3rd place at Jerez last year.

· Bradley Smith is the first Honda rider to qualify on the front row in the class this year.

· Tomoyoshi Koyama starts from the front row for the first time since Motegi 2005.

· Hector Faubel starts from the front row for the third successive race.

· Faubel has not had a top ten finish from his five previous appearances at Le Mans in the 125cc and 250cc classes.

· Gabor Talmacsi has failed to qualify on the front row for the first time in 2007.

Tags:
125cc, 2007, ALICE GRAND PRIX DE FRANCE

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