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2007 British motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2007 British motorcycle Grand Prix was the eighth round of the 2007 MotoGP championship. It took place on the weekend of 22–24 June 2007 at Donington Park in Castle Donington, Great Britain.

United Kingdom  2007 British Grand Prix
Race details
Race 8 of 18 races in the
2007 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Donington as of 2006.svg
Date24 June 2007
Official nameNickel & Dime British Grand Prix[1][2][3]
LocationDonington Park
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.023 km (2.500 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider United States Colin Edwards
Time 1:28.531
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Toni Elías
Time 1:41.428
Podium
First Australia Casey Stoner
Second United States Colin Edwards
Third Australia Chris Vermeulen
250 cc
Pole position
Rider San Marino Alex de Angelis
Time 1:32.391
Fastest lap
Rider San Marino Alex de Angelis
Time 1:45.461
Podium
First Italy Andrea Dovizioso
Second San Marino Alex de Angelis
Third Japan Hiroshi Aoyama
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Mattia Pasini
Time 1:37.399
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Mattia Pasini
Time 1:38.188
Podium
First Italy Mattia Pasini
Second Japan Tomoyoshi Koyama
Third Spain Héctor Faubel

MotoGP classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 27   Casey Stoner Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 30 51:40.739 5 25
2 5   Colin Edwards Fiat Yamaha Team Yamaha 30 +11.768 1 20
3 71   Chris Vermeulen Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 30 +15.678 12 16
4 46   Valentino Rossi Fiat Yamaha Team Yamaha 30 +21.827 2 13
5 21   John Hopkins Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 30 +35.518 6 11
6 14   Randy de Puniet Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 30 +36.474 8 10
7 4   Alex Barros Pramac d'Antin Ducati 30 +38.094 15 9
8 26   Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team Honda 30 +38.992 3 8
9 66   Alex Hofmann Pramac d'Antin Ducati 30 +39.239 14 7
10 33   Marco Melandri Honda Gresini Honda 30 +1:01.526 9 6
11 13   Anthony West Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 30 +1:06.486 17 5
12 24   Toni Elías Honda Gresini Honda 30 +1:34.074 10 4
13 80   Kurtis Roberts Team Roberts KR212V 29 +1 lap 19 3
14 56   Shinya Nakano Konica Minolta Honda Honda 29 +1 lap 11 2
15 6   Makoto Tamada Dunlop Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 28 +2 laps 18 1
16 50   Sylvain Guintoli Dunlop Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 28 +2 laps 16
17 1   Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Team Honda 26 +4 laps 4
Ret 65   Loris Capirossi Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 24 Accident 13
Ret 7   Carlos Checa Honda LCR Honda 4 Accident 7
Sources: [4][5][6]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 34   Andrea Dovizioso Honda 27 48:40.173 6 25
2 3   Alex de Angelis Aprilia 27 +22.102 1 20
3 4   Hiroshi Aoyama KTM 27 +1:03.137 10 16
4 55   Yuki Takahashi Honda 27 +1:03.370 11 13
5 73   Shuhei Aoyama Honda 27 +1:25.269 12 11
6 36   Mika Kallio KTM 27 +2:07.333 5 10
7 60   Julián Simón Honda 26 +1 lap 3 9
8 8   Ratthapark Wilairot Honda 26 +1 lap 17 8
9 45   Dan Linfoot Aprilia 26 +1 lap 21 7
10 17   Karel Abraham Aprilia 26 +1 lap 24 6
11 32   Fabrizio Lai Aprilia 26 +1 lap 14 5
12 28   Dirk Heidolf Aprilia 26 +1 lap 19 4
13 44   Taro Sekiguchi Aprilia 26 +1 lap 22 3
14 25   Alex Baldolini Aprilia 26 +1 lap 18 2
15 10   Imre Tóth Aprilia 26 +1 lap 23 1
16 7   Efrén Vázquez Aprilia 25 +2 laps 25
17 81   Toby Markham Yamaha 25 +2 laps 26
Ret 41   Aleix Espargaró Aprilia 23 Retirement 16
Ret 15   Roberto Locatelli Gilera 14 Accident 13
Ret 16   Jules Cluzel Aprilia 14 Retirement 20
Ret 1   Jorge Lorenzo Aprilia 10 Accident 2
Ret 12   Thomas Lüthi Aprilia 10 Accident 9
Ret 58   Marco Simoncelli Gilera 9 Accident 7
Ret 19   Álvaro Bautista Aprilia 8 Accident 4
Ret 50   Eugene Laverty Honda 6 Accident 15
Ret 80   Héctor Barberá Aprilia 5 Retirement 8
DNQ 82   Andrew Sawford Yamaha Did not qualify
DNQ 83   Alex Kenchington Yamaha Did not qualify
DNQ 84   Luke Lawrence Honda Did not qualify
OFFICIAL 250cc REPORT

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 75   Mattia Pasini Aprilia 25 41:49.049 1 25
2 71   Tomoyoshi Koyama KTM 25 +3.253 3 20
3 55   Héctor Faubel Aprilia 25 + 5.094 6 16
4 33   Sergio Gadea Aprilia 25 +6.781 5 13
5 6   Joan Olivé Aprilia 25 +7.212 10 11
6 63   Mike Di Meglio Honda 25 +7.335 15 10
7 38   Bradley Smith Honda 25 +13.505 9 9
8 35   Raffaele De Rosa Aprilia 25 +13.885 12 8
9 22   Pablo Nieto Aprilia 25 +14.367 7 7
10 24   Simone Corsi Aprilia 25 +26.672 2 6
11 8   Lorenzo Zanetti Aprilia 25 +27.060 17 5
12 11   Sandro Cortese Aprilia 25 +27.403 16 4
13 34   Randy Krummenacher KTM 25 +38.212 11 3
14 31   Enrique Jerez Honda 25 +41.905 24 2
15 29   Andrea Iannone Aprilia 25 +48.782 14 1
16 95   Robert Mureșan Derbi 25 +1:05.000 26
17 53   Simone Grotzkyj Aprilia 25 +1:05.720 31
18 52   Lukáš Pešek Derbi 25 +1:05.847 21
19 7   Alexis Masbou Honda 25 +1:18.100 8
20 60   Michael Ranseder Derbi 25 +1:18.438 18
21 37   Joey Litjens Honda 25 +1:23.222 29
22 82   Luke Jones Honda 25 +1:24.001 33
23 51   Stevie Bonsey KTM 25 +1:24.309 30
24 18   Nicolás Terol Derbi 25 +1:27.391 22
25 99   Danny Webb Honda 25 +1:33.592 37
26 56   Hugo van den Berg Aprilia 25 +1:38.942 27
27 83   Nikki Coates Honda 25 +1:40.403 34
28 84   Robbie Stewart Honda 25 +1:40.553 32
29 20   Roberto Tamburini Aprilia 24 +1 lap 19
30 81   Tom Hayward Honda 24 +1 lap 36
Ret 15   Federico Sandi Aprilia 20 Retirement 23
Ret 14   Gábor Talmácsi Aprilia 19 Retirement 4
Ret 54   Kev Coghlan Honda 15 Retirement 35
Ret 12   Esteve Rabat Honda 13 Accident 28
Ret 27   Stefano Bianco Aprilia 10 Retirement 20
Ret 44   Pol Espargaró Aprilia 10 Retirement 13
Ret 77   Dominique Aegerter Aprilia 4 Accident 25
OFFICIAL 125cc REPORT

Championship standings after the race (MotoGP)Edit

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

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2007 British MotoGP". Motorpsortmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "2007 MotoGP Class (FIM Grand Prix World Championship) Programmes - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". www.progcovers.com.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "Donington Park - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
  4. ^ "2007 British MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  5. ^ "OFFICIAL MOTOGP REPORT" (PDF).
  6. ^ "motogp.com · NICKEL & DIME BRITISH GRAND PRIX · MotoGP Race Classification 2007". www.motogp.com.
  7. ^ "motogp.com · MotoGP World Standing 2007". www.motogp.com.


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