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The 2002 German motorcycle Grand Prix was the ninth round of the 2002 MotoGP Championship. It took place on the weekend of 19–21 July 2002 at the Sachsenring.

Germany  2002 German Grand Prix
Race details
Race 9 of 16 races in the
2002 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Sachsenring (Rennkurs).svg
Date21 July 2002
Official nameCinzano Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland[1][2]
LocationSachsenring
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 3.704 km (2.302 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider France Olivier Jacque Yamaha
Time 1:25.758
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi Honda
Time 1:26.226 on lap 29
Podium
First Italy Valentino Rossi Honda
Second Italy Max Biaggi Yamaha
Third Japan Tohru Ukawa Honda
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Spain Fonsi Nieto Aprilia
Time 1:26.874
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Roberto Rolfo Honda
Time 1:27.234 on lap 4
Podium
First Italy Marco Melandri Aprilia
Second Italy Roberto Rolfo Honda
Third Argentina Sebastián Porto Yamaha
125 cc
Pole position
Rider France Arnaud Vincent Aprilia
Time 1:29.097
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Steve Jenkner Aprilia
Time 1:29.486 on lap 3
Podium
First France Arnaud Vincent Aprilia
Second San Marino Alex de Angelis Aprilia
Third Germany Steve Jenkner Aprilia

Contents

MotoGP classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 46   Valentino Rossi Repsol Honda Team Honda 30 43:32.783 6 25
2 3   Max Biaggi Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 30 +0.730 3 20
3 11   Tohru Ukawa Repsol Honda Team Honda 30 +1.100 5 16
4 7   Carlos Checa Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 30 +2.330 10 13
5 56   Shinya Nakano Gauloises Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 30 +2.743 2 11
6 6   Norifumi Abe Antena 3 Yamaha d'Antin Yamaha 30 +2.780 14 10
7 99   Jeremy McWilliams Proton Team KR Proton KR 30 +15.438 7 9
8 9   Nobuatsu Aoki Proton Team KR Proton KR 30 +18.980 13 8
9 8   Garry McCoy Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha 30 +19.269 8 7
10 66   Alex Hofmann West Honda Pons Honda 30 +34.533 18 6
11 33   Akira Ryō Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 30 +34.592 20 5
12 17   Jurgen van den Goorbergh Kanemoto Racing Honda 30 +45.404 17 4
13 30   José Luis Cardoso Antena 3 Yamaha d'Antin Yamaha 30 +1:16.460 19 3
Ret 19   Olivier Jacque Gauloises Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 27 Collision 1
Ret 4   Alex Barros West Honda Pons Honda 27 Collision 4
Ret 55   Régis Laconi MS Aprilia Racing Aprilia 25 Accident 15
Ret 31   Tetsuya Harada Pramac Honda Racing Team Honda 16 Retirement 16
Ret 51   Yukio Kagayama Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 10 Accident 11
Ret 74   Daijiro Kato Fortuna Honda Gresini Honda 10 Accident 9
Ret 15   Sete Gibernau Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 10 Accident 12
DNS 21   John Hopkins Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha Did not start
Sources: [3][4][5]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 3   Marco Melandri Aprilia 22 32:12.725 2 25
2 4   Roberto Rolfo Honda 22 +0.181 4 20
3 9   Sebastián Porto Yamaha 22 +2.150 6 16
4 10   Fonsi Nieto Aprilia 22 +8.471 1 13
5 15   Roberto Locatelli Aprilia 22 +15.565 3 11
6 24   Toni Elías Aprilia 22 +29.543 9 10
7 8   Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 22 +29.857 10 9
8 21   Franco Battaini Aprilia 22 +29.890 5 8
9 26   Ralf Waldmann Aprilia 22 +38.653 14 7
10 6   Alex Debón Aprilia 22 +40.533 8 6
11 18   Shahrol Yuzy Yamaha 22 +42.231 17 5
12 28   Dirk Heidolf Aprilia 22 +59.989 16 4
13 19   Leon Haslam Honda 22 +1:00.304 18 3
14 12   Jay Vincent Honda 22 +1:00.434 19 2
15 42   David Checa Aprilia 22 +1:00.569 20 1
16 76   Taro Sekiguchi Yamaha 22 +1:01.011 25
17 22   Raúl Jara Aprilia 22 +1:02.851 21
18 32   Héctor Faubel Aprilia 22 +1:24.583 26
19 53   Max Neukirchner Honda 21 +1 lap 28
Ret 25   Vincent Philippe Aprilia 19 Retirement 15
Ret 11   Haruchika Aoki Honda 15 Accident 11
Ret 17   Randy de Puniet Aprilia 14 Accident 7
Ret 51   Hugo Marchand Aprilia 11 Retirement 23
Ret 77   Thierry vd Bosch Aprilia 10 Retirement 24
Ret 54   Nico Kehrer Honda 8 Retirement 29
Ret 7   Emilio Alzamora Honda 6 Accident 13
Ret 41   Jarno Janssen Honda 4 Accident 22
Ret 27   Casey Stoner Aprilia 1 Retirement 12
Ret 52   Christian Gemmel Honda 1 Retirement 27
Source: [6]

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 21   Arnaud Vincent Aprilia 27 40:40.023 1 25
2 15   Alex de Angelis Aprilia 27 +0.108 4 20
3 17   Steve Jenkner Aprilia 27 +9.995 7 16
4 1   Manuel Poggiali Gilera 27 +9.996 2 13
5 22   Pablo Nieto Aprilia 27 +10.160 6 11
6 16   Simone Sanna Aprilia 27 +16.018 3 10
7 26   Dani Pedrosa Honda 27 +16.826 8 9
8 41   Youichi Ui Derbi 27 +23.921 11 8
9 36   Mika Kallio Honda 27 +24.004 10 7
10 23   Gino Borsoi Aprilia 27 +24.263 12 6
11 25   Joan Olivé Honda 27 +24.807 15 5
12 6   Mirko Giansanti Honda 27 +24.858 16 4
13 34   Andrea Dovizioso Honda 27 +40.540 13 3
14 47   Ángel Rodríguez Aprilia 27 +40.695 9 2
15 5   Masao Azuma Honda 27 +40.943 21 1
16 12   Klaus Nöhles Honda 27 +48.829 22
17 48   Jorge Lorenzo Derbi 27 +48.856 19
18 8   Gábor Talmácsi Honda 27 +49.181 14
19 19   Alex Baldolini Aprilia 27 +1:01.949 17
20 57   Chaz Davies Aprilia 27 +1:03.125 23
21 80   Héctor Barberá Aprilia 27 +1:09.270 29
22 11   Max Sabbatani Aprilia 27 +1:09.710 18
23 84   Michel Fabrizio Gilera 27 +1:10.104 25
24 28   Ivan Goi Aprilia 27 +1:24.892 28
25 20   Imre Tóth Honda 27 +1:24.940 26
26 77   Thomas Lüthi Honda 27 +1:28.884 33
27 31   Mattia Angeloni Gilera 27 +1:31.361 34
28 72   Dario Giuseppetti Honda 27 +1:31.627 24
29 73   Claudius Klein Honda 27 +1:32.292 30
30 92   Patrick Unger Honda 27 +1:32.384 31
31 74   Jascha Büch Honda 26 +1 lap 35
32 76   Matěj Smrž Honda 26 +1 lap 37
33 93   Manuel Mickan Honda 26 +1 lap 32
Ret 7   Stefano Perugini Italjet 15 Retirement 20
Ret 50   Andrea Ballerini Honda 14 Retirement 27
Ret 4   Lucio Cecchinello Aprilia 13 Accident 5
Ret 42   Christian Pistoni Italjet 7 Retirement 36
Source: [7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2002 German MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 16 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "Sachsenring - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 16 May 2018.
  3. ^ "2002 German MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 29 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Cinzano Motorrad GP Deutschland – MotoGP – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 21 July 2002. Retrieved 26 May 2018.
  5. ^ "GERMAN GRAND PRIX · MotoGP Race Classification 2002". Motogp.com. Retrieved 29 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Cinzano Motorrad GP Deutschland – 250cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 21 July 2002. Retrieved 26 May 2018.
  7. ^ "Cinzano Motorrad GP Deutschland – 125cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 21 July 2002. Retrieved 26 May 2018.


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