2000 Catalan motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2000 Catalan motorcycle Grand Prix was the seventh round of the 2000 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on 11 June 2000 at the Circuit de Catalunya. This was the 600th race to contribute to the Grand Prix motorcycle racing championship.

Spain  2000 Catalan Grand Prix
Race details
Race 7 of 16 races in the
2000 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Circuit Catalunya 1995-2003.svg
Date11 June 2000
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 Brazil Alex Barros
Time 1:45.914
Fastest lap
Rider Brazil Alex Barros
Time 2:02.098 on lap 7
Podium
First United States Kenny Roberts, Jr.
Second Japan Norick Abe
Third Italy Valentino Rossi
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Shinya Nakano
Time 1:48.183
Fastest lap
Rider United Kingdom Jason Vincent
Time 2:03.100 on lap 23
Podium
First France Olivier Jacque
Second Japan Tohru Ukawa
Third Japan Shinya Nakano
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Roberto Locatelli
Time 1:52.588
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Pablo Nieto
Time 2:07.820 on lap 12
Podium
First Italy Simone Sanna
Second Japan Masao Azuma
Third Italy Gino Borsoi

500 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 2   Kenny Roberts, Jr. Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 25 51:31.504 3 25
2 6   Norick Abe Antena 3 Yamaha d'Antin Yamaha 25 +4.454 12 20
3 46   Valentino Rossi Nastro Azzurro Honda Honda 25 +9.541 9 16
4 9   Nobuatsu Aoki Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 25 +12.621 5 13
5 4   Max Biaggi Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 25 +17.224 8 11
6 65   Loris Capirossi Emerson Honda Pons Honda 25 +25.906 2 10
7 17   Jurgen van den Goorbergh Rizla Honda TSR-Honda 25 +45.688 15 9
8 11   José David de Gea Proton Team KR Modenas KR3 25 +1:02.945 16 8
9 31   Tetsuya Harada Blu Aprilia Team Aprilia 25 +1:21.784 14 7
10 15   Yoshiteru Konishi FCC TSR TSR-Honda 25 +1:33.670 18 6
11 18   Sébastien Le Grelle Tecmas Honda Elf Honda 24 +1 lap 20 5
12 99   Jeremy McWilliams Blu Aprilia Team Aprilia 24 +1 lap 13 4
13 55   Régis Laconi Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha 24 +1 lap 11 3
14 12   Shane Norval Sabre Sport Honda 24 +1 lap 19 2
15 8   Tadayuki Okada Repsol YPF Honda Team Honda 24 +1 lap 6 1
16 24   Garry McCoy Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha 23 +2 laps 17
Ret 10   Alex Barros Emerson Honda Pons Honda 12 Retirement 1
Ret 1   Àlex Crivillé Repsol YPF Honda Team Honda 10 Accident 7
Ret 5   Sete Gibernau Repsol YPF Honda Team Honda 5 Accident 10
Ret 7   Carlos Checa Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 4 Accident 4
DNS 25   José Luis Cardoso Maxon Dee Cee Jeans Honda Did not start
Sources: [2][3][4]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 19   Olivier Jacque Yamaha 23 48:23.116 4 25
2 4   Tohru Ukawa Honda 23 +4.025 3 20
3 56   Shinya Nakano Yamaha 23 +8.177 1 16
4 74   Daijiro Kato Honda 23 +12.811 7 13
5 21   Franco Battaini Aprilia 23 +12.998 9 11
6 13   Marco Melandri Aprilia 23 +13.161 5 10
7 6   Ralf Waldmann Aprilia 23 +46.137 2 9
8 8   Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 23 +49.412 17 8
9 14   Anthony West Honda 23 +49.458 24 7
10 77   Jamie Robinson Aprilia 23 +56.066 10 6
11 16   Johan Stigefelt TSR-Honda 23 +58.740 19 5
12 41   Jarno Janssen TSR-Honda 23 +1:08.906 14 4
13 42   David Checa TSR-Honda 23 +1:09.056 22 3
14 20   Jerónimo Vidal Aprilia 23 +1:12.935 26 2
15 26   Klaus Nöhles Aprilia 23 +1:16.235 12 1
16 22   Sébastien Gimbert TSR-Honda 23 +1:16.403 29
17 31   Lucas Oliver Yamaha 23 +1:24.739 27
18 10   Fonsi Nieto Yamaha 23 +1:24.826 25
19 24   Jason Vincent Aprilia 23 +1:38.584 11
20 18   Shahrol Yuzy Yamaha 23 +1:38.693 15
21 15   Adrian Coates Aprilia 23 +1:54.290 16
22 23   Julien Allemand Yamaha 22 +1 lap 28
Ret 33   David Tomás Honda 20 Retirement 31
Ret 37   Luca Boscoscuro Aprilia 15 Retirement 21
Ret 30   Alex Debón Aprilia 15 Retirement 8
Ret 54   David García Aprilia 14 Retirement 23
Ret 11   Ivan Clementi Aprilia 9 Retirement 18
Ret 38   Álvaro Molina TSR-Honda 9 Retirement 30
Ret 9   Sebastián Porto Yamaha 5 Accident 13
Ret 44   Roberto Rolfo Aprilia 5 Retirement 20
Ret 34   Marcellino Lucchi Aprilia 0 Accident 6
DNS 27   Fabrizio De Marco Honda 0 Did not start 32
Source: [5]

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 16   Simone Sanna Aprilia 22 47:54.390 12 25
2 3   Masao Azuma Honda 22 +10.770 11 20
3 23   Gino Borsoi Aprilia 22 +11.012 13 16
4 21   Arnaud Vincent Aprilia 22 +32.298 21 13
5 35   Reinhard Stolz Honda 22 +1:14.098 22 11
6 22   Pablo Nieto Derbi 22 +1:23.253 5 10
7 11   Max Sabbatani Honda 22 +1:27.049 20 9
8 18   Toni Elías Honda 22 +1:37.000 19 8
9 29   Ángel Nieto Jr. Honda 22 +1:40.199 23 7
10 24   Leon Haslam Italjet 22 +1:46.951 24 6
11 26   Ivan Goi Honda 22 +1:50.843 17 5
12 34   Eric Bataille Honda 22 +2:09.311 27 4
13 12   Randy de Puniet Aprilia 21 +1 lap 14 3
14 45   Iván Martínez Aprilia 21 +1 lap 26 2
Ret 9   Lucio Cecchinello Honda 14 Accident 4
Ret 15   Alex de Angelis Honda 14 Accident 8
Ret 50   Joaquín Perera Honda 14 Accident 28
Ret 17   Steve Jenkner Honda 13 Accident 10
Ret 51   Marco Petrini Aprilia 12 Accident 18
Ret 4   Roberto Locatelli Aprilia 7 Accident 1
Ret 54   Manuel Poggiali Derbi 7 Retirement 15
Ret 10   Adrián Araujo Honda 3 Retirement 25
Ret 1   Emilio Alzamora Honda 2 Accident 7
Ret 53   William de Angelis Aprilia 2 Accident 16
Ret 8   Gianluigi Scalvini Aprilia 2 Accident 6
Ret 41   Youichi Ui Derbi 0 Accident 2
Ret 5   Noboru Ueda Honda 0 Accident 3
DNS 39   Jaroslav Huleš Italjet 0 Did not start 9
WD 32   Mirko Giansanti Honda Withdrew
WD 47   Ángel Rodríguez Aprilia Withdrew
Source: [6]

Championship standings after the race (500cc)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round seven has concluded.[7]

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2000 Catalan MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 16 May 2018.
  2. ^ "2000 Catalan MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Gran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya – 500cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 11 June 2000. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  4. ^ "motogp.com · CATALUNYA GRAND PRIX · 500cc Race Classification 2000". Motogp.com. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  5. ^ "Gran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya – 250cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 11 June 2000. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Gran Premi Marlboro de Catalunya – 125cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 11 June 2000. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2000. Retrieved 2019-08-20.


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