Repsol Honda team rider who won the Czech MotoGP series, Casey Stoner, became the fastest in testing bikes 1,000 cc engine capacity, on Monday (8/15/2011) in Brno or Tuesday pm. 1,000 cc motorcycle is a prototype of a motorcycle that will be used for MotoGP 2012.
After a series of Czech MotoGP race, all teams are allowed to test the 1,000 cc motorcycle. Stoner clocked one minute 56.168 seconds to traverse one round.
"The result today is quite good, but we have to do some repairs. We find some positive things and confirmed some pointers to more forward," said Stoner.
According to Stoner, the bike having problems of vibration in the front tire, but that problem should not be difficult to deal with repairs on brake systems and engine management system. On the other hand, the engine is fantastic and very enjoyable because the 1,000 cc motor has more power and amazing acceleration.
Second in this trial occupied by Jorge Lorenzo on a Yamaha with a time of 1 minute 56.253 seconds and third place was occupied by Ben Spies, teammate Lorenzo, with a time of 1 minute 56.306 seconds.
"I realize the 1,000 cc motor is extraordinary as it travels in a straight line. I really like this bike and predict MotoGP next season will be enormous because the bike is very big effort," said Lorenzo.
In the exercise until 18.00 local time, Casey Stoner, who uses 800cc engine, becoming the fastest. Repsol Honda rider, who yesterday became the champion, recorded the best time of 1 minute 56.260 seconds from 22 laps completed.
Meanwhile, Lorenzo, who must accept the harsh reality of having to finish in fourth in the race yesterday, is ranked two. 2010 world champion completed 34 laps and incised best time of 1 minute 56.727 seconds.
This exercise was followed by the VDS team Marc Suter, who are developing motorcycles for next season. Mika Kallio a motorcycle rider to test 1.000cc, and he must be satisfied in the order of 12.
- The results of official practice at Brno
Casey Stoner AUS Honda Repsol (1000cc) 1m 56.260s (22 laps)
Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha Factory Racing ESP 1m 56.727s (34)
Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing 1m 57.184s (15)
Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing (1000cc) 1m 57.185s (12)
Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Marlboro 1m 57.616s (34)
Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda ESP (1000cc) 1m 57.795s (12)
Cal Crutchlow GBR Tech 3 Yamaha Monster 1m 57.810s (29)
Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Marlboro 1m 58.266s (29)
Toni Elias Honda ESP LCR 1m 58.498s (36)
Colin Edwards USA Tech 3 Yamaha Monster 1m 58.913s (15)
Loris Capirossi ITA Pramac Racing 1m 58.927s (34)
Mika Kallio FIN VDS Marc Suter (1000cc) 2m 1.326s (34)