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May 26, 2001

Hondas Close But It's Suzuki GSX-R1000s Again In Superstock Qualifying At Donington

Two Honda CBR929RR riders made it into the top five in Superstock qualifying at Donington but GSX-R1000 pilots still qualified first, third and fourth fastest.<BR><BR>Local hero Chris Burns led the charge on his Suzuki, holding off early qualifying leader Mark Heckles, also a local, on a Honda.<BR><BR>1. Chris Burns, GB, Suzuki, 1:38.097<BR>2. Mark Heckles, GB, Honda, 1:38.242<BR>3. Walter Tortoroglio, Italy, Suzuki, 1:38.447<BR>4. Jamies Ellison, GB, Suzuki, 1:39.008<BR>5. Gary Mason, GB, Honda, 1:39.020<BR>6. Gianluca Vizziecco, Italy, Yamaha, 1:39.092<BR>7. Dario Tosolini, Italy, Ducati, 1:39.179<BR>8. Markus Wegscheider, Italy, Suzuki, 1:39.404<BR>9. Marty Nutt, GB, Suzuki, 1:39.443<BR>10. Ben Wilson, GB, Honda, 1:39.449