2008 San Marino and Rimini's Coast motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2008 San Marino and Rimini's Coast motorcycle Grand Prix was the thirteenth round of the 2008 MotoGP Championship. It took place on the weekend of 29–31 August 2008 at the Misano World Circuit.

Italy  2008 San Marino Grand Prix
Race details
Race 13 of 18 races in the
2008 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Misano World Circuit.svg
Date31 August 2008
Official nameGran Premio Cinzano di San Marino e Della Riviera di Rimini[1][2][3]
LocationMisano World Circuit
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.226 km (2.626 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Australia Casey Stoner
Time 1:33.378
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 1:34.904
Podium
First Italy Valentino Rossi
Second Spain Jorge Lorenzo
Third Spain Toni Elías
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Spain Héctor Barberá
Time 1:38.047
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Marco Simoncelli
Time 1:38.993
Podium
First Spain Álvaro Bautista
Second Japan Yuki Takahashi
Third Spain Héctor Barberá
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Hungary Gábor Talmácsi
Time 1:43.729
Fastest lap
Rider Hungary Gábor Talmácsi
Time 1:43.839
Podium
First Hungary Gábor Talmácsi
Second United Kingdom Bradley Smith
Third Italy Simone Corsi

MotoGP classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 46   Valentino Rossi Fiat Yamaha Team Yamaha 28 44:41.884 2 25
2 48   Jorge Lorenzo Fiat Yamaha Team Yamaha 28 +3.163 3 20
3 24   Toni Elías Alice Team Ducati 28 +11.705 5 16
4 2   Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team Honda 28 +17.470 6 13
5 7   Chris Vermeulen Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 28 +23.409 7 11
6 52   James Toseland Tech 3 Yamaha Yamaha 28 +26.208 9 10
7 65   Loris Capirossi Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Suzuki 28 +26.824 11 9
8 4   Andrea Dovizioso JiR Team Scot MotoGP Honda 28 +27.591 14 8
9 33   Marco Melandri Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 28 +33.169 15 7
10 5   Colin Edwards Tech 3 Yamaha Yamaha 28 +36.529 10 6
11 50   Sylvain Guintoli Alice Team Ducati 28 +42.081 12 5
12 56   Shinya Nakano San Carlo Honda Gresini Honda 28 +43.808 8 4
13 13   Anthony West Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 28 +54.874 18 3
14 21   John Hopkins Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 28 +55.154 17 2
Ret 1   Casey Stoner Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 7 Accident 1
Ret 15   Alex de Angelis San Carlo Honda Gresini Honda 1 Accident 13
Ret 14   Randy de Puniet LCR Honda MotoGP Honda 0 Accident 4
DNS 69   Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Team Honda 0 Did not start 16
Sources: [4][5]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 19   Álvaro Bautista Aprilia 26 43:15.831 11 25
2 72   Yuki Takahashi Honda 26 +2.088 4 20
3 21   Héctor Barberá Aprilia 26 +3.752 1 16
4 15   Roberto Locatelli Gilera 26 +7.472 14 13
5 60   Julián Simón KTM 26 +10.862 7 11
6 58   Marco Simoncelli Gilera 26 +21.180 2 10
7 12   Thomas Lüthi Aprilia 26 +29.440 6 9
8 14   Ratthapark Wilairot Honda 26 +33.882 15 8
9 52   Lukáš Pešek Aprilia 26 +35.051 13 7
10 17   Karel Abraham Aprilia 26 +45.405 18 6
11 32   Fabrizio Lai Gilera 26 +47.260 16 5
12 90   Federico Sandi Aprilia 26 +1:10.664 20 4
13 43   Manuel Hernández Aprilia 26 +1:10.882 21 3
14 94   Toni Wirsing Honda 26 +1:33.332 22 2
15 35   Simone Grotzkyj Gilera 25 +1 lap 23 1
16 45   Doni Tata Pradita Yamaha 25 +1 lap 24
Ret 41   Aleix Espargaró Aprilia 19 Retirement 3
Ret 50   Eugene Laverty Aprilia 14 Accident 17
Ret 10   Imre Tóth Aprilia 12 Retirement 25
Ret 75   Mattia Pasini Aprilia 11 Accident 9
Ret 4   Hiroshi Aoyama KTM 3 Accident 5
Ret 36   Mika Kallio KTM 3 Accident 10
Ret 55   Héctor Faubel Aprilia 2 Accident 8
Ret 6   Alex Debón Aprilia 2 Accident 12
Ret 25   Alex Baldolini Aprilia 1 Accident 19
DNQ 93   Alen Győrfi Honda Did not qualify
OFFICIAL 250cc REPORT

125 cc classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 1   Gábor Talmácsi Aprilia 23 40:03.679 1 25
2 38   Bradley Smith Aprilia 23 +5.402 2 20
3 24   Simone Corsi Aprilia 23 +14.388 5 16
4 93   Marc Márquez KTM 23 +17.058 8 13
5 18   Nicolás Terol Aprilia 23 +17.321 9 11
6 29   Andrea Iannone Aprilia 23 +17.482 13 10
7 11   Sandro Cortese Aprilia 23 +17.485 7 9
8 77   Dominique Aegerter Derbi 23 +18.657 14 8
9 12   Esteve Rabat KTM 23 +19.148 19 7
10 33   Sergio Gadea Aprilia 23 +34.650 12 6
11 7   Efrén Vázquez Aprilia 23 +34.855 18 5
12 6   Joan Olivé Derbi 23 +39.394 10 4
13 60   Michael Ranseder Aprilia 23 +47.304 21 3
14 99   Danny Webb Aprilia 23 +53.241 20 2
15 94   Jonas Folger KTM 23 +53.349 28 1
16 16   Jules Cluzel Loncin 23 +1:01.903 24
17 72   Marco Ravaioli Aprilia 23 +1:04.165 32
18 71   Tomoyoshi Koyama KTM 23 +1:06.235 22
19 73   Takaaki Nakagami Aprilia 23 +1:06.260 25
20 21   Robin Lässer Aprilia 23 +1:07.200 27
21 43   Gabriele Ferro Honda 23 +1:21.814 31
22 48   Bastien Chesaux Aprilia 23 +1:22.521 38
23 69   Louis Rossi Honda 23 +1:35.247 33
24 56   Hugo van den Berg Aprilia 23 +1:39.723 39
25 42   Luca Vitali Aprilia 22 +1 lap 36
26 34   Randy Krummenacher KTM 21 +2 laps 37
Ret 63   Mike Di Meglio Derbi 14 Accident 6
Ret 17   Stefan Bradl Aprilia 14 Retirement 11
Ret 8   Lorenzo Zanetti KTM 14 Retirement 26
Ret 44   Pol Espargaró Derbi 12 Retirement 3
Ret 40   Lorenzo Savadori Aprilia 12 Retirement 23
Ret 35   Raffaele De Rosa KTM 10 Retirement 15
Ret 5   Alexis Masbou Loncin 6 Retirement 29
Ret 49   Gennaro Sabatino Aprilia 6 Retirement 30
Ret 22   Pablo Nieto KTM 4 Retirement 34
Ret 51   Stevie Bonsey Aprilia 3 Retirement 17
Ret 45   Scott Redding Aprilia 1 Accident 4
Ret 26   Adrián Martín Aprilia 0 Retirement 35
Ret 47   Riccardo Moretti Honda 0 Accident 16
OFFICIAL 125cc REPORT

Championship standings after the race (MotoGP)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round thirteen has concluded.[6]

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2008 San Marino MotoGP". Motorpsortmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "2008 MotoGP Class (FIM Grand Prix World Championship) Programmes - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". www.progcovers.com.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "Misano - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
  4. ^ "2008 San Marino MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Classification" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2008.
  6. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2008. Retrieved 2019-08-23.


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