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Aug 27, 2010

Garrett Gerloff Fastest In USGPRU Moriwaki MD250H Challenge Practice At Indy

USGPRU REV'IT Moriwaki MD250H Challenge Powered by Honda
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Indianapolis, Indiana
August 27, 2010
Free Practice One Results (all on Moriwaki MD250Hs):

1. Garrett Gerloff, 2:01.524
2. Jake Lewis, 2:02.646
3. Nick McFadden, 2:04.570
4. Stefano Mesa, 2:04.603
5. Austin Medrano, 2:05.516
6. Peter Lenz, 2:05.543
7. Ben Young, 2:05.747
8. Xavier Zayat, 2:05.892
9. Cassidy Heiser, 2:05.991
10. Andre Ochs, 2:06.191
11. Joe Roberts, 2:06.317
12. Ryan Matter, 2:06.455
13. Cody Sousa-Saints, 2:07.100
14. Brandon Altmeyer, 2:07.813
15. Nick Hansen, 2:08.197
16. Ben Truslow, 2:08.652
17. Bruce Degrilla, 2:09.034
18. Tyler Linders, 2:09.036
19. Max Flinders, 2:09.956
20. Kaleb De Keyrel, 2:10.208
21. Lex Hartl, 2:10.879
22. Grayson Gerloff, 2:17.973
23. Alex Wisdom, 2:21.545
24. Jasper Hankey, 2:25.984




More, from a press release issued by USGPRU:

Gerloff tops Lewis in Moriwaki MD250H Powered by Honda Free Practice

Indianapolis, IN - 27 Aug 2010: After several weeks of waiting, the Moriwaki MD250H Powered by Honda riders finally had their first taste of the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course with the first free practice session of the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix weekend. Garrett Gerloff, Jake Lewis, Nick McFadden and Stefano Mesa all took a turn at leading the session times, but it was Gerloff on top at the end with a 2:01.524 lap time. Lewis ended up 1.122 seconds behind at the end, with a gap of two seconds back to McFadden and Mesa.

Austin Medrano lead a tight group of eight riders all on the same second in the 2:05s, while Cody Sousa-Saints lead another tight pack in the field of 24 riders.

Rev'It! Moriwaki MD250H Powered by Honda

1. Garrett Gerloff 2:01.524
2. Jake Lewis 2:02.646
3. Nick McFadden 2:04.570
4. Stefano Mesa 2:04.603
5. Austin Medrano 2:05.516
6. Peter Lenz 2:05.543
7. Ben Young 2:05.747
8. Xavier Zayat 2:05.892
9. Cassidy Heiser 2:05.991
10. Andre Ochs 2:06.191
11. Joe Roberts 2:06.317
12. Ryan Matter 2:06.455
13. Cody Sousa-Saints 2:07.100
14. Brandon Altmeyer 2:07.813
15. Nick Hansen 2:08.197
16. Ben Truslow 2:08.652
17. Bruce Degrilla 2:09.034
18. Tyler Linders 2:09.036
19. Max Flinders 2:09.956
20. Kaleb De Keyrel 2:10.208
21. Lex Hartl 2:10.879
22. Grayson Gerloff 2:17.973
23. Alex Wisdom 2:21.545
24. Jasper Hankey 2:25.984

Lap times are expected to drop below the two-minute mark during the afternoon qualifying sessions, as the young riders become more familiar with the racetrack and their motorcycles. Weather is expected to be sunny and in the upper 80s throughout the race weekend.

The USGPRU is the officially recognized 125 Grand Prix National Championship® and 250 Grand Prix National Championship® series. The popular Moriwaki MD250H spec-bike youth class and the exciting new Moto3 classes round out a real GP experience. The USGPRU provides a unique opportunity for riders by providing extended length grand prix racing with timed qualifying and superb contingency and sponsor support. Race and practice format is designed to prepare riders for the experience of 2-wheel racing at the highest levels.

For more information, please visit www.usgpru.net.