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2004 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2004 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix was the fourth round of the 2004 MotoGP Championship. It took place on the weekend of 4–6 June 2004 at the Mugello Circuit.

Italy  2004 Italian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 4 of 16 races in the
2004 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Mugello Racing Circuit track map.svg
Date6 June 2004
Official nameGran Premio Cinzano d'Italia[1][2][3]
LocationMugello Circuit
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 5.245 km (3.259 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Spain Sete Gibernau
Time 1:49.553
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Sete Gibernau
Time 1:51.133 on lap 3 (first part)
Podium
First Italy Valentino Rossi
Second Spain Sete Gibernau
Third Italy Max Biaggi
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Argentina Sebastián Porto
Time 1:53.691
Fastest lap
Rider Argentina Sebastián Porto
Time 1:54.599 on lap 21
Podium
First Argentina Sebastián Porto
Second Spain Dani Pedrosa
Third San Marino Manuel Poggiali
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Germany Steve Jenkner
Time 1:58.575
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Pablo Nieto
Time 1:59.400 on lap 3
Podium
First Italy Roberto Locatelli
Second Australia Casey Stoner
Third Spain Héctor Barberá

MotoGP classificationEdit

The race, scheduled to be run for 23 laps, was stopped after 17 full laps due to rain. It was later restarted for the remaining 6 laps, with the grid determined by the running order before the suspension. The second part of the race determined the final result.

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 46   Valentino Rossi Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Yamaha 6 12:06.803 3 25
2 15   Sete Gibernau Telefónica Movistar Honda MotoGP Honda 6 +0.361 1 20
3 3   Max Biaggi Camel Honda Honda 6 +1.540 6 16
4 12   Troy Bayliss Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 6 +1.782 15 13
5 11   Rubén Xaus D'Antin MotoGP Ducati 6 +2.389 14 11
6 4   Alex Barros Repsol Honda Team Honda 6 +2.446 4 10
7 17   Norifumi Abe Fortuna Gauloises Tech 3 Yamaha 6 +5.842 16 9
8 65   Loris Capirossi Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 6 +6.228 8 8
9 33   Marco Melandri Fortuna Gauloises Tech 3 Yamaha 6 +6.461 5 7
10 67   Shane Byrne MS Aprilia Racing Aprilia 6 +7.198 17 6
11 50   Neil Hodgson D'Antin MotoGP Ducati 6 +9.048 19 5
12 45   Colin Edwards Telefónica Movistar Honda MotoGP Honda 6 +9.626 12 4
13 9   Nobuatsu Aoki Proton Team KR Proton KR 6 +14.201 20 3
14 66   Alex Hofmann Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 6 +48.091 13 2
15 84   Michel Fabrizio WCM Harris WCM 6 +50.498 23 1
16 99   Jeremy McWilliams MS Aprilia Racing Aprilia 6 +56.572 18
17 88   Andrew Pitt Moriwaki Racing Moriwaki 6 +59.267 22
Ret 10   Kenny Roberts Jr. Team Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 0 Retirement in 1st part 9
Ret 56   Shinya Nakano Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 0 Accident in 1st part 10
Ret 6   Makoto Tamada Camel Honda Honda 0 Retirement in 1st part 7
Ret 69   Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Team Honda 0 Retirement in 1st part 2
Ret 7   Carlos Checa Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Yamaha 0 Accident in 1st part 11
Ret 80   Kurtis Roberts Proton Team KR Proton KR 0 Retirement in 1st part 21
DNQ 35   Chris Burns WCM Harris WCM Did not qualify
Sources: [4][5][6]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 19   Sebastián Porto Aprilia 21 40:32.672 1 25
2 26   Dani Pedrosa Honda 21 +6.147 2 20
3 54   Manuel Poggiali Aprilia 21 +8.415 6 16
4 7   Randy de Puniet Aprilia 21 +11.226 3 13
5 10   Fonsi Nieto Aprilia 21 +11.876 9 11
6 24   Toni Elías Honda 21 +11.888 4 10
7 2   Roberto Rolfo Honda 21 +24.398 8 9
8 51   Alex de Angelis Aprilia 21 +27.550 5 8
9 73   Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 21 +28.126 11 7
10 14   Anthony West Aprilia 21 +38.025 16 6
11 11   Joan Olivé Aprilia 21 +38.207 10 5
12 21   Franco Battaini Aprilia 21 +45.788 7 4
13 50   Sylvain Guintoli Aprilia 21 +1:01.150 15 3
14 33   Héctor Faubel Aprilia 21 +1:06.887 13 2
15 6   Alex Debón Honda 21 +1:07.022 25 1
16 8   Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 21 +1:07.037 14
17 57   Chaz Davies Aprilia 21 +1:07.196 20
18 77   Grégory Lefort Aprilia 21 +1:17.464 21
19 16   Johan Stigefelt Aprilia 21 +1:19.655 26
20 15   Christian Gemmel Honda 21 +1:25.112 27
21 44   Taro Sekiguchi Yamaha 21 +1:33.088 29
Ret 63   Jarno Ronzoni Yamaha 15 Accident 28
Ret 96   Jakub Smrž Honda 11 Accident 12
Ret 36   Erwan Nigon Yamaha 10 Retirement 23
Ret 25   Alex Baldolini Aprilia 8 Accident 18
Ret 34   Eric Bataille Honda 8 Accident 19
Ret 9   Hugo Marchand Aprilia 8 Retirement 17
Ret 12   Arnaud Vincent Aprilia 0 Accident 22
Ret 28   Dirk Heidolf Aprilia 0 Accident 24
Ret 40   Max Sabbatani Yamaha 0 Accident 30
Source: [7]

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 15   Roberto Locatelli Aprilia 20 40:13.158 5 25
2 27   Casey Stoner KTM 20 +0.152 2 20
3 3   Héctor Barberá Aprilia 20 +0.197 7 16
4 34   Andrea Dovizioso Honda 20 +0.573 4 13
5 6   Mirko Giansanti Aprilia 20 +0.595 11 11
6 22   Pablo Nieto Aprilia 20 +0.879 12 10
7 21   Steve Jenkner Aprilia 20 +5.980 1 9
8 54   Mattia Pasini Aprilia 20 +19.206 3 8
9 23   Gino Borsoi Aprilia 20 +28.656 19 7
10 48   Jorge Lorenzo Derbi 20 +28.671 8 6
11 24   Simone Corsi Honda 20 +28.717 21 5
12 50   Andrea Ballerini Aprilia 20 +28.831 17 4
13 14   Gábor Talmácsi Malaguti 20 +28.955 22 3
14 26   Dario Giuseppetti Honda 20 +44.766 34 2
15 52   Lukáš Pešek Honda 20 +44.875 13 1
16 25   Imre Tóth Aprilia 20 +45.682 27
17 75   Alessio Aldrovandi Honda 20 +56.328 25
18 53   Stefano Bianco Aprilia 20 +56.658 32
19 61   Michele Pirro Aprilia 20 +56.674 36
20 10   Julián Simón Honda 20 +1:07.291 15
21 28   Jordi Carchano Aprilia 20 +1:28.660 37
22 41   Youichi Ui Aprilia 20 +2:29.626 14
23 33   Sergio Gadea Aprilia 19 +1 lap 33
Ret 36   Mika Kallio KTM 17 Retirement 6
Ret 11   Mattia Angeloni Honda 12 Retirement 39
Ret 19   Álvaro Bautista Aprilia 10 Retirement 18
Ret 58   Marco Simoncelli Aprilia 8 Accident 16
Ret 16   Raymond Schouten Honda 8 Accident 35
Ret 66   Vesa Kallio Aprilia 8 Accident 31
Ret 47   Ángel Rodríguez Derbi 8 Accident 23
Ret 77   Lorenzo Zanetti Honda 8 Retirement 38
Ret 42   Gioele Pellino Aprilia 6 Accident 24
Ret 32   Fabrizio Lai Gilera 6 Accident 10
Ret 7   Stefano Perugini Gilera 6 Retirement 26
Ret 63   Mike Di Meglio Aprilia 2 Accident 9
Ret 12   Thomas Lüthi Honda 2 Accident 20
Ret 69   Robbin Harms Honda 0 Accident 30
Ret 76   Michele Danese Aprilia 0 Accident 28
Ret 8   Manuel Manna Malaguti 0 Accident 29
Source: [8]

Championship standings after the race (motoGP)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round four has concluded.[9]

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2004 Italian MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "2004 MotoGP Class (FIM Grand Prix World Championship) Programmes - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "Mugello - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  4. ^ "2004 Italian MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Gran Premio Cinzano d'Italia – MotoGP – Race Part 2 Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 6 June 2004. Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  6. ^ "motogp.com · ITALIAN GRAND PRIX · MotoGP Race Classification 2004". Motogp.com. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  7. ^ "Gran Premio Cinzano d'Italia – 250cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 6 June 2004. Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  8. ^ "Gran Premio Cinzano d'Italia – 125cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 6 June 2004. Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  9. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2004. Retrieved 2019-08-21.


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