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2004 Rio de Janeiro motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2004 Rio de Janeiro motorcycle Grand Prix was the seventh round of the 2004 MotoGP Championship. It took place on the weekend of 2–4 July 2004 at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet.

Brazil  2004 Rio de Janeiro Grand Prix
Race details
Race 7 of 16 races in the
2004 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
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Date4 July 2004
Official nameCinzano Rio Grand Prix[1]
LocationAutódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.933 km (3.065 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider United States Kenny Roberts, Jr.
Time 1:48.418
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Makoto Tamada
Time 1:49.789 on lap 7
Podium
First Japan Makoto Tamada
Second Italy Max Biaggi
Third United States Nicky Hayden
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Argentina Sebastián Porto
Time 1:52.503
Fastest lap
Rider Argentina Sebastián Porto
Time 1:53.573 on lap 2
Podium
First San Marino Manuel Poggiali
Second Spain Dani Pedrosa
Third Spain Toni Elías
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Spain Héctor Barberá
Time 1:57.323
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Héctor Barberá
Time 1:57.789 on lap 4
Podium
First Spain Héctor Barberá
Second Australia Casey Stoner
Third Italy Andrea Dovizioso

MotoGP classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 6   Makoto Tamada Camel Honda Honda 24 44:21.976 7 25
2 3   Max Biaggi Camel Honda Honda 24 +2.019 2 20
3 69   Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Team Honda 24 +5.764 3 16
4 65   Loris Capirossi Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 24 +11.145 6 13
5 4   Alex Barros Repsol Honda Team Honda 24 +12.951 5 11
6 45   Colin Edwards Telefónica Movistar Honda MotoGP Honda 24 +13.904 11 10
7 10   Kenny Roberts Jr. Team Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 24 +23.493 1 9
8 17   Norifumi Abe Fortuna Gauloises Tech 3 Yamaha 24 +27.498 15 8
9 56   Shinya Nakano Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 24 +27.802 9 7
10 7   Carlos Checa Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Yamaha 24 +36.808 12 6
11 66   Alex Hofmann Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 24 +37.713 14 5
12 11   Rubén Xaus D'Antin MotoGP Ducati 24 +48.924 16 4
13 33   Marco Melandri Fortuna Gauloises Tech 3 Yamaha 24 +57.102 13 3
14 99   Jeremy McWilliams MS Aprilia Racing Aprilia 24 +1:03.046 18 2
15 21   John Hopkins Team Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 24 +1:10.296 17 1
16 50   Neil Hodgson D'Antin MotoGP Ducati 24 +1:12.548 19
17 67   Shane Byrne MS Aprilia Racing Aprilia 24 +1:19.734 20
18 9   Nobuatsu Aoki Proton Team KR Proton KR 24 +1:31.512 21
19 80   Kurtis Roberts Proton Team KR Proton KR 24 +1:43.627 22
20 35   Chris Burns WCM Harris WCM 23 +1 lap 23
Ret 46   Valentino Rossi Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Yamaha 12 Accident 8
Ret 52   José David de Gea WCM Harris WCM 7 Accident 24
Ret 12   Troy Bayliss Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 3 Accident 10
Ret 15   Sete Gibernau Telefónica Movistar Honda MotoGP Honda 1 Accident 4
Sources: [2][3][4]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 54   Manuel Poggiali Aprilia 22 41:56.561 4 25
2 26   Dani Pedrosa Honda 22 +0.076 6 20
3 24   Toni Elías Honda 22 +3.792 2 16
4 51   Alex de Angelis Aprilia 22 +4.678 5 13
5 10   Fonsi Nieto Aprilia 22 +20.393 10 11
6 73   Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 22 +20.576 15 10
7 2   Roberto Rolfo Honda 22 +30.399 9 9
8 7   Randy de Puniet Aprilia 22 +34.742 3 8
9 6   Alex Debón Honda 22 +36.021 12 7
10 21   Franco Battaini Aprilia 22 +36.476 8 6
11 9   Hugo Marchand Aprilia 22 +50.991 23 5
12 50   Sylvain Guintoli Aprilia 22 +52.196 7 4
13 57   Chaz Davies Aprilia 22 +53.576 19 3
14 8   Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 22 +1:01.641 14 2
15 28   Dirk Heidolf Aprilia 22 +1:02.014 24 1
16 17   Klaus Nöhles Honda 22 +1:11.756 20
17 36   Erwan Nigon Yamaha 22 +1:11.999 25
18 77   Grégory Lefort Aprilia 22 +1:20.226 21
19 12   Arnaud Vincent Aprilia 22 +1:22.037 18
20 44   Taro Sekiguchi Yamaha 21 +1 lap 27
Ret 96   Jakub Smrž Honda 21 Accident 17
Ret 19   Sebastián Porto Aprilia 20 Retirement 1
Ret 11   Joan Olivé Aprilia 11 Retirement 13
Ret 40   Max Sabbatani Yamaha 6 Retirement 28
Ret 14   Anthony West Aprilia 2 Accident 11
Ret 16   Johan Stigefelt Aprilia 1 Accident 26
Ret 25   Alex Baldolini Aprilia 1 Retirement 16
Ret 34   Eric Bataille Honda 0 Accident 22
DNS 33   Héctor Faubel Aprilia Did not start
Source: [5]

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 3   Héctor Barberá Aprilia 21 41:41.459 1 25
2 27   Casey Stoner KTM 21 +0.096 5 20
3 34   Andrea Dovizioso Honda 21 +0.202 2 16
4 15   Roberto Locatelli Aprilia 21 +0.359 6 13
5 6   Mirko Giansanti Aprilia 21 +0.737 7 11
6 58   Marco Simoncelli Aprilia 21 +7.614 20 10
7 22   Pablo Nieto Aprilia 21 +7.769 8 9
8 36   Mika Kallio KTM 21 +12.725 18 8
9 19   Álvaro Bautista Aprilia 21 +13.950 14 7
10 54   Mattia Pasini Aprilia 21 +19.938 4 6
11 50   Andrea Ballerini Aprilia 21 +25.983 9 5
12 63   Mike Di Meglio Aprilia 21 +26.633 16 4
13 24   Simone Corsi Honda 21 +26.996 15 3
14 10   Julián Simón Honda 21 +27.131 13 2
15 52   Lukáš Pešek Honda 21 +30.697 17 1
16 42   Gioele Pellino Aprilia 21 +30.806 22
17 23   Gino Borsoi Aprilia 21 +38.591 12
18 25   Imre Tóth Aprilia 21 +52.505 19
19 14   Gábor Talmácsi Malaguti 21 +59.593 21
20 21   Steve Jenkner Aprilia 21 +1:07.333 11
21 66   Vesa Kallio Aprilia 21 +1:20.065 27
22 7   Stefano Perugini Gilera 21 +1:48.237 24
23 8   Manuel Manna Malaguti 21 +1:48.311 28
24 16   Raymond Schouten Honda 21 +1:49.405 29
Ret 28   Jordi Carchano Aprilia 11 Retirement 30
Ret 48   Jorge Lorenzo Derbi 10 Accident 3
Ret 41   Youichi Ui Aprilia 7 Accident 10
Ret 38   Mikko Kyyhkynen Honda 6 Accident 32
Ret 9   Markéta Janáková Honda 6 Accident 31
Ret 47   Ángel Rodríguez Derbi 1 Retirement 25
Ret 32   Fabrizio Lai Gilera 0 Accident 26
Ret 33   Sergio Gadea Aprilia 0 Accident 23
Source: [6]

Championship standings after the race (motoGP)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. ^ "2004 Brazilian MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  2. ^ "2004 Brazilian MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Cinzano Rio Grand Prix – MotoGP – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 4 July 2004. Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  4. ^ "motogp.com · RIO GRAND PRIX · MotoGP Race Classification 2004". Motogp.com. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Cinzano Rio Grand Prix – 250cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 4 July 2004. Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Cinzano Rio Grand Prix – 125cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 4 July 2004. Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2004. Retrieved 2019-08-22.


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