1999 Catalan motorcycle Grand Prix

The 1999 Catalan motorcycle Grand Prix was the sixth round of the 1999 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on 20 June 1999 at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Spain  1999 Catalan Grand Prix
Race details
Race 6 of 16 races in the
1999 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Circuit Catalunya 1995-2003.svg
Date20 June 1999
Official nameGran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya[1]
LocationCircuit de Catalunya
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.727 km (2.937 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider Netherlands Jurgen vd Goorbergh
Time 1:46.076
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Sete Gibernau
Time 1:46.858 on lap 7
Podium
First Spain Àlex Crivillé
Second Japan Tadayuki Okada
Third Spain Sete Gibernau
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Tohru Ukawa
Time 1:48.199
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 1:48.278 on lap 2
Podium
First Italy Valentino Rossi
Second Japan Tohru Ukawa
Third Italy Franco Battaini
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Roberto Locatelli
Time 1:52.491
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Noboru Ueda
Time 1:52.813 on lap 13
Podium
First France Arnaud Vincent
Second Spain Emilio Alzamora
Third Italy Marco Melandri
Tadayuki Okada, Àlex Crivillé and Sete Gibernau, celebrating an all-Honda podium after finishing second, first and third in the 500cc race.

500 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 3   Àlex Crivillé Repsol Honda Team Honda 25 44:55.701 4 25
2 8   Tadayuki Okada Repsol Honda Team Honda 25 +0.061 8 20
3 15   Sete Gibernau Repsol Honda Team Honda 25 +4.467 3 16
4 31   Tetsuya Harada Aprilia Grand Prix Racing Aprilia 25 +20.216 12 13
5 14   Juan Borja Movistar Honda Pons Honda 25 +21.087 17 11
6 10   Kenny Roberts, Jr. Suzuki Grand Prix Team Suzuki 25 +22.006 7 10
7 4   Carlos Checa Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 25 +23.637 11 9
8 17   Jurgen van den Goorbergh Team Biland GP1 MuZ Weber 25 +23.711 1 8
9 19   John Kocinski Kanemoto Honda Honda 25 +23.899 10 7
10 26   Haruchika Aoki FCC TSR TSR-Honda 25 +29.845 15 6
11 9   Nobuatsu Aoki Suzuki Grand Prix Team Suzuki 25 +37.387 16 5
12 25   José Luis Cardoso Team Maxon TSR TSR-Honda 25 +1:08.539 18 4
13 18   Markus Ober Dee Cee Jeans Racing Team Honda 25 +1:08.712 21 3
14 22   Sébastien Gimbert Tecmas Honda Elf Honda 25 +1:08.840 19 2
Ret 12   Jean-Michel Bayle Proton KR Modenas Modenas KR3 24 Accident 5
Ret 55   Régis Laconi Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha 21 Accident 12
Ret 6   Norifumi Abe Antena 3 Yamaha d'Antin Yamaha 17 Accident 6
Ret 2   Max Biaggi Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 11 Accident 2
Ret 5   Alex Barros Movistar Honda Pons Honda 8 Accident 9
Ret 21   Michael Rutter Millar Honda Honda 8 Retirement 22
Ret 69   James Whitham Proton KR Modenas Modenas KR3 8 Retirement 20
Ret 43   Paolo Tessari Team Paton Paton 7 Retirement 23
Ret 7   Luca Cadalora Team Biland GP1 MuZ Weber 6 Retirement 14
WD 11   Simon Crafar Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha Withdrew
Sources: [1][2][3]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 46   Valentino Rossi Aprilia 23 41:47.806 2 25
2 4   Tohru Ukawa Honda 23 +0.258 1 20
3 21   Franco Battaini Aprilia 23 +12.755 4 16
4 56   Shinya Nakano Yamaha 23 +13.085 3 13
5 44   Roberto Rolfo Aprilia 23 +25.429 7 11
6 9   Jeremy McWilliams Aprilia 23 +29.320 11 10
7 7   Stefano Perugini Honda 23 +45.343 9 9
8 49   Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 23 +45.563 10 8
9 12   Sebastián Porto Yamaha 23 +50.947 12 7
10 37   Luca Boscoscuro TSR-Honda 23 +51.482 16 6
11 66   Alex Hofmann TSR-Honda 23 +51.673 13 5
12 11   Tomomi Manako Yamaha 23 +51.742 14 4
13 36   Masaki Tokudome TSR-Honda 23 +1:11.473 15 3
14 22   Lucas Oliver Yamaha 23 +1:26.093 18 2
15 41   Jarno Janssen TSR-Honda 23 +1:37.071 19 1
16 58   Matías Ríos Aprilia 22 +1 lap 27
17 59   Jesús Pérez Honda 22 +1 lap 29
18 69   Daniel Ribalta Yamaha 22 +1 lap 28
Ret 34   Marcellino Lucchi Aprilia 17 Retirement 5
Ret 60   Alex Debón Honda 15 Retirement 21
Ret 62   Álvaro Molina Honda 11 Retirement 25
Ret 15   David García Yamaha 6 Retirement 24
Ret 24   Jason Vincent Honda 4 Retirement 8
Ret 23   Julien Allemand TSR-Honda 3 Retirement 22
Ret 16   Johan Stigefelt Yamaha 1 Retirement 17
Ret 10   Fonsi Nieto Yamaha 0 Retirement 23
Ret 14   Anthony West TSR-Honda 0 Retirement 20
Ret 6   Ralf Waldmann Aprilia 0 Retirement 6
Ret 70   Iván Silva Honda 0 Retirement 26
Source: [4]

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 21   Arnaud Vincent Aprilia 22 41:47.749 6 25
2 7   Emilio Alzamora Honda 22 +0.011 12 20
3 13   Marco Melandri Honda 22 +0.340 4 16
4 6   Noboru Ueda Honda 22 +0.547 11 13
5 5   Lucio Cecchinello Honda 22 +1.262 2 11
6 15   Roberto Locatelli Aprilia 22 +1.625 1 10
7 1   Kazuto Sakata Honda 22 +2.097 13 9
8 16   Simone Sanna Honda 22 +20.426 3 8
9 12   Randy de Puniet Aprilia 22 +20.595 16 7
10 8   Gianluigi Scalvini Aprilia 22 +20.859 15 6
11 44   Alessandro Brannetti Aprilia 22 +20.959 14 5
12 23   Gino Borsoi Aprilia 22 +22.768 9 4
13 9   Frédéric Petit Aprilia 22 +22.812 21 3
14 32   Mirko Giansanti Aprilia 22 +29.025 19 2
15 26   Ivan Goi Honda 22 +42.860 22 1
16 18   Reinhard Stolz Honda 22 +49.937 25
17 56   Adrián Araujo Honda 22 +1:00.610 26
18 57   Luis Costa Honda 22 +1:32.793 29
Ret 20   Bernhard Absmeier Aprilia 21 Retirement 23
Ret 55   Toni Elías Honda 21 Retirement 27
Ret 54   Manuel Poggiali Aprilia 10 Retirement 24
Ret 22   Pablo Nieto Derbi 8 Accident 17
Ret 53   Emilio Delgado Honda 8 Retirement 30
Ret 4   Masao Azuma Honda 7 Retirement 8
Ret 10   Jerónimo Vidal Aprilia 6 Retirement 7
Ret 41   Youichi Ui Derbi 5 Retirement 5
Ret 17   Steve Jenkner Aprilia 5 Accident 10
Ret 29   Ángel Nieto, Jr. Honda 5 Accident 20
Ret 11   Max Sabbatani Honda 2 Accident 18
Ret 43   Víctor Carrasco Honda 2 Accident 28
Source: [5]

Championship standings after the race (500cc)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round six has concluded.[6]

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "1999 Catalan MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Gran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya – 500cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 20 June 1999. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  3. ^ "motogp.com · CATALUNYA GRAND PRIX · 500cc Race Classification 1999". www.motogp.com.
  4. ^ "Gran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya – 250cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 20 June 1999. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  5. ^ "Gran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya – 125cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 20 June 1999. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  6. ^ "Results" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 1998. Retrieved 2019-08-20.


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