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Sep 8, 2018

British Superbike: Bradley Ray Secures Pole Position At Silverstone

Bradley Ray (28). Photo courtesy of MotorSport Vision Racing.

Editorial Notes:

American James Rispoli, riding his Everquip Racing Yamaha YZF-R6, was seventh overall in damp conditions during British Supersport qualifying with a lap time of 1:02.568. Alastair Seeley got pole position with a time of 1:01.825 on an EHA Racing Yamaha YZF-R6.

American Brandon Paasch, riding his Microlise Cresswell Racing Mahindra, qualified seventh in British Motostar with a lap time of 1:05.334 in damp conditions. Jack Scott got pole position with a lap of 1:04.241 on a City Lifting/R5 Racing KTM. Paasch then finished fifth in Race One, which was run in dry conditions and won by Jake Archer on a City Lifting/R5 Racing KTM.

Bennetts British Superbike Championship

Silverstone Circuit, England

September 8, 2018

Qualifying Results (damp-to-drying conditions, all on Pirelli tires):

From Qualifying Three:

1. Bradley Ray, UK (Suzuki), 53.864 seconds

2. Jake Dixon, UK (Kawasaki), 54.022

3. Glenn Irwin, UK (Ducati), 54.233

4. Tarran Mackenzie, UK (Yamaha), 54.260

5. Josh Brookes, Australia (Yamaha), 54.363

6. Leon Haslam, UK (Kawasaki), 54.383

7. Luke Mossey, UK (Kawasaki), 54.423

8. Richard Cooper, UK (Suzuki), 54.443

9. Jason O'Halloran, UK (Honda), 54.530

From Qualifying Two:

10. Andrew Irwin, UK (Ducati), 54.472

11. Tommy Bridewell, UK (Ducati), 54.976

12. Sylvain Barrier, France (BMW), 55.156

13. Gino Rea, UK (Suzuki), 55.177

14. Christian Iddon, UK (BMW), 55.183

15. Peter Hickman, UK (BMW), 55.293

16. Dan Linfoot, UK (Honda), 55.529

17. Dean Harrison, UK (Kawasaki), 55.265

18. Michael Laverty, UK (BMW), 57.578

From Qualifying One:

19. Mason Law, UK (Kawasaki), 58.488

20. Fraser Rogers (Kawasaki), 58.615

21. Tom Neave, UK (Suzuki), 58.701

22. Martin Jessopp, UK (BMW), 58.912

23. Danny Buchan, UK (Kawasaki), 59.102

24. Luke Hedger, UK (BMW), 59.106

25. James Ellison, UK (Yamaha), 1:00.073

26. Shaun Winfield, UK (Yamaha), 1:01.999

27. Aaron Zanotti, UK (Kawasaki), 1:02.029

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