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Apr 13, 2014

eni FIM Superbike World Championship Race One Results From Motorland Aragon

A map of Motorland Aragon.

eni FIM Superbike World Championship

Motorland Aragon, Spain

April 13, 2014

Race One Results (all on Pirelli tires):

1. Tom SYKES, UK (Kawasaki ZX-10R), 17 laps, 33:38.583

2. Loris BAZ, France (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -4.275 seconds

3. Jonathan REA, UK (Honda CBR1000RR), -8.418

4. Chaz DAVIES, UK (Ducati 1199 Panigale R), -15.715

5. Eugene LAVERTY, Ireland (Suzuki GSX-R1000), -19.305

6. Sylvain GUINTOLI, France (Aprilia RSV4 Factory), -21.998

7. Toni ELIAS, Spain (Aprilia RSV4 Factory), -24.018

8. Davide GIUGLIANO, Italy (Ducati 1199 Panigale R), -27.894, crash

9. Leon HASLAM, UK (Honda CBR1000RR), -29.077

10. Alex LOWES, UK (Suzuki GSX-R1000), -29.863

11. Marco MELANDRI, Italy (Aprilia RSV4 Factory), -34.820

12. Leon CAMIER, UK (BMW S1000RR), -35.255, EVO

13. David SALOM, Spain (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -43.975, EVO

14. Jeremy GUARNONI, France (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -46.721, EVO

15. Sheridan MORAIS, South Africa (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -56.619, EVO

16. Luca SCASSA, Italy (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -76.469, EVO

17. Aaron YATES, USA (EBR 1190 RX), -95.047

18. Imre TOTH, Hungary (BMW S1000RR), -108.427

19. Alessandro ANDREOZZI, Italy (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -111.222, EVO

20. Peter SEBESTYEN, Hungary (BMW S1000RR), -121.152, EVO

21. Michel FABRIZIO, Italy (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -8 laps, DNF, retired, EVO

22. Niccolo CANEPA, Italy (Ducati 1199 Panigale R), -13 laps, DNF, mechanical, EVO

23. Geoff MAY, USA (EBR 1190 RX), -14 laps, mechanical, TK

24. Claudio CORTI, Italy (MV Agusta F4 RR), -16 laps, DNF, retired

25. Fabien FORET, France (Kawasaki ZX-10R), -17 laps, DNF, mechanical, EVO

Subject to Homologation:

26. Ayrton BADOVINI, Italy (Bimota BB3), -43.934 seconds, EVO

27. Christian IDDON, UK (Bimota BB3), -58.222 seconds, EVO

More, from a press release issued by Dorna WSBK Press Office:

Sykes winshis first race of the season

Alcaniz (Spain), Sunday 13 April 2014 -
The opening race at MotorLand Aragon has been won by Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) after a masterful of performance the reigning World Champion.

Sykes, who led from turn one was never headed, coming home seconds ahead of Loris Baz (Kawasaki Racing Team), with Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike) completing the podium. Davide Giugliano (Ducati Superbike Team) crashed during the final lap whilst in second place, but the Italian rider was able to rejoin, eventually crossing the line in eighth place.

Other factory Ducati rider Chaz Davies was fourth ahead of Eugene Laverty (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki), Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) and Toni Elias (Red Devils Aprilia).

Twelfth place Leon Camier (BMW Motorrad Italia Superbike) was the EVO Category best classified after a thrilling 17 lap race left the crowd enthralled in the Spanish sun, just ahead of local rider and other EVO entrant David Salom (Kawasaki Racing Team).

Guintoli still leads the standings, but he is now tied up in points with Baz, whilst Sykes is just one point shy of the French duo.

1. Sykes(Kawasaki) 17 Laps/90.848 km in 33'38.583 average 162.021 kph;2. Baz(Kawasaki) 4.275;3. Rea(Honda) 8.418;4. Davies(Ducati) 15.715;5. Laverty(Suzuki) 19.305;6. Guintoli(Aprilia) 21.998;7. Elias(Aprilia) 24.018;8. Giugliano(Ducati) 27.894;9. Haslam(Honda) 29.077;10. Lowes(Suzuki) 29.863;11. Melandri(Aprilia) 34.820;12. Camier(BMW) 35.255;13. Salom(Kawasaki) 43.975;14. Guarnoni(Kawasaki) 46.721;15. Morais(Kawasaki) 56.619;16. Scassa(Kawasaki) 1'16.469;17. Yates(EBR) 1'35.047;18. Toth(BMW) 1'48.427;19. Andreozzi(Kawasaki) 1'51.222;20. Sebestyen(BMW) 2'01.152;RT. Fabrizio(Kawasaki);RT. Canepa(Ducati);RT. May(EBR);RT. Corti(MV Agusta);RT. Foret(Kawasaki);EX. Badovini (Bimota) 43.934;EX. Iddon(Bimota) 58.222.