TITLE

Lorenzo tops Brno test

AUTHOR(S)
A. G.
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Australian Auto Action;8/26/2009, Issue 1355, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that racer Jorge Lorenzo topped the post-race test session at Brno in the Czech Republic the day after the Grand Prix (GP), bouncing back from his crash in Grand Prix to set a lap of 1:56.171. The Fiat Yamaha rider's lap was almost half a second quicker than teammate Valentino Rossi's best and just a few tenths of a second slower than Rossi's pole position time from the weekend. Dani Pedrosa was third fastest with Rizla Suzuki's Loris Capirossi directly behind him in fourth.
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44298256

 

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