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Racing Numbers for Sachsenring

Racing Numbers for Sachsenring

With the MotoGP World Championship season passing its equator, the racing numbers for Sachsenring provide some interesting figures for the season past and the history of the German race.

29

- The number of points covering the top three riders in the MotoGP championship table following the A-Style TT Assen. This compares to 66 points covering the same three riders at the top of the table at the equivalent stage in 2007.

10

- Dani Pedrosa has been the first Honda rider across the line in each of the last ten MotoGP races.

10

- Michelin riders have won all ten premier class races since the return to the Sachsenring in 1998.

6

- On six occasions in the first nine races of the year there have been three different manufacturers represented on the podium in the MotoGP class - including each of the last four races.

5

- The Sachsenring is one of just five circuits on this year´s calendar where Ducati have not yet had a MotoGP win. The others are Estoril, Mugello, Le Mans and Indianapolis (which is being used for the first time this year).

3

- Three riders have scored points in all nine MotoGP races held so far this year: Valentino Rossi, Dani Pedrosa and Shinya Nakano.

Tags:
MotoGP, 2008, ALICE MOTORRAD GRAND PRIX DEUTSCHLAND

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