2012 Assen Superbike World Championship round

The 2012 Assen Superbike World Championship round was the third round of the 2012 Superbike World Championship season and of the 2012 Supersport World Championship season. It took place over the weekend of 20–22 April 2012 at TT Circuit Assen, Netherlands.

Netherlands   2012 Assen Superbike World Championship round
Round details
Round 3 of 14 rounds in the
2012 Superbike World Championship.
and
Round 3 of 13 rounds in the
2012 Supersport World Championship.
TT Circuit Assen moto.svg
Date22 April, 2012
LocationAssen
CoursePermanent racing facility
4.542 km (2.822 mi)
Superbike World Championship
Pole position
United Kingdom Tom Sykes
1:35.399
Fastest lap race 1 Fastest lap race 2
France Sylvain Guintoli Spain Carlos Checa
1:57.793 1:38.092
Supersport World Championship
Pole position
United Kingdom Sam Lowes
1:38.900
Fastest lap
Italy Lorenzo Lanzi
1:59.828

SuperbikeEdit

Race 1 classificationEdit

The race was red-flagged after 13 laps because of rain and later restarted over 9 laps.

Pos No. Rider Bike Laps Time Grid Points
1 50   Sylvain Guintoli Ducati 1098R 9 18:38.395 4 25
2 34   Davide Giugliano Ducati 1098R 9 +2.633 19 20
3 7   Carlos Checa Ducati 1098R 9 +3.031 5 16
4 3   Max Biaggi Aprilia RSV4 Factory 9 +3.927 17 13
5 58   Eugene Laverty Aprilia RSV4 Factory 9 +4.374 14 11
6 84   Michel Fabrizio BMW S1000RR 9 +11.359 6 10
7 96   Jakub Smrž Ducati 1098R 9 +26.412 3 9
8 59   Niccolò Canepa Ducati 1098R 9 +37.562 18 8
9 33   Marco Melandri BMW S1000RR 9 +49.896 9 7
10 36   Leandro Mercado Kawasaki ZX-10R 9 +1:08.847 20 6
11 121   Maxime Berger Ducati 1098R 9 +1:11.760 15 5
12 4   Hiroshi Aoyama Honda CBR1000RR 9 +1:13.988 21 4
13 44   David Salom Kawasaki ZX-10R 9 +1:27.019 10 3
14 87   Lorenzo Zanetti Ducati 1098R 8 +1 lap 23 2
15 18   Mark Aitchison BMW S1000RR 6 +3 laps 22 1
Ret 86   Ayrton Badovini BMW S1000RR 6 Accident 16
Ret 19   Chaz Davies Aprilia RSV4 Factory 3 Accident 11
Ret 91   Leon Haslam BMW S1000RR 2 Accident 7
Ret 21   John Hopkins Suzuki GSX-R1000 1 Accident 8
Ret 2   Leon Camier Suzuki GSX-R1000 0 Accident 12
Ret 65   Jonathan Rea Honda CBR1000RR 0 Accident 2
Ret 66   Tom Sykes Kawasaki ZX-10R Retired in 1st part 1
Ret 68   Brett McCormick Ducati 1098R Accident in 1st part 13
OFFICIAL SUPERBIKE RACE 1 REPORT

Race 2 classificationEdit

Pos No. Rider Bike Laps Time Grid Points
1 65   Jonathan Rea Honda CBR1000RR 22 36:45.936 2 25
2 50   Sylvain Guintoli Ducati 1098R 22 +2.819 4 20
3 58   Eugene Laverty Aprilia RSV4 Factory 22 +12.638 14 16
4 33   Marco Melandri BMW S1000RR 22 +12.762 9 13
5 91   Leon Haslam BMW S1000RR 22 +12.764 7 11
6 66   Tom Sykes Kawasaki ZX-10R 22 +20.393 1 10
7 86   Ayrton Badovini BMW S1000RR 22 +36.317 16 9
8 3   Max Biaggi Aprilia RSV4 Factory 22 +37.747 17 8
9 34   Davide Giugliano Ducati 1098R 22 +41.350 19 7
10 84   Michel Fabrizio BMW S1000RR 22 +43.930 6 6
11 21   John Hopkins Suzuki GSX-R1000 22 +57.515 8 5
12 44   David Salom Kawasaki ZX-10R 22 +1:32.593 10 4
13 4   Hiroshi Aoyama Honda CBR1000RR 22 +1:33.576 21 3
14 2   Leon Camier Suzuki GSX-R1000 21 +1 lap 12 2
15 36   Leandro Mercado Kawasaki ZX-10R 21 +1 lap 20 1
16 18   Mark Aitchison BMW S1000RR 21 +1 lap 22
17 7   Carlos Checa Ducati 1098R 21 +1 lap 5
Ret 87   Lorenzo Zanetti Ducati 1098R 20 Accident 23
Ret 96   Jakub Smrž Ducati 1098R 18 Accident 3
Ret 19   Chaz Davies Aprilia RSV4 Factory 11 Accident 11
Ret 121   Maxime Berger Ducati 1098R 11 Accident 15
Ret 68   Brett McCormick Ducati 1098R 9 Accident 13
Ret 59   Niccolò Canepa Ducati 1098R 7 Accident 18
OFFICIAL SUPERBIKE RACE 2 REPORT

SupersportEdit

Race classificationEdit

Pos No. Rider Bike Laps Time Grid Points
1 57   Lorenzo Lanzi Honda CBR600RR 21 42:56.376 21 25
2 54   Kenan Sofuoğlu Kawasaki ZX-6R 21 +12.054 4 20
3 65   Vladimir Leonov Yamaha YZF-R6 21 +14.460 8 16
4 23   Broc Parkes Honda CBR600RR 21 +23.884 2 13
5 25   Alex Baldolini Triumph Daytona 675 21 +47.063 20 11
6 16   Jules Cluzel Honda CBR600RR 21 +49.755 3 10
7 8   Andrea Antonelli Honda CBR600RR 21 +53.850 13 9
8 26   Twan van Poppel Yamaha YZF-R6 21 +1:42.505 29 8
9 22   Roberto Tamburini Honda CBR600RR 21 +1:53.053 16 7
10 77   Stuart Voskamp Suzuki GSX-R600 21 +1:57.442 17 6
11 98   Romain Lanusse Kawasaki ZX-6R 21 +1:57.690 18 5
12 27   Thomas Caiani Honda CBR600RR 21 +2:03.555 30 4
13 9   P. J. Jacobsen Honda CBR600RR 20 +1 lap 24 3
14 87   Luca Marconi Yamaha YZF-R6 20 +1 lap 27 2
15 32   Sheridan Morais Kawasaki ZX-6R 20 +1 lap 7 1
16 10   Imre Tóth Honda CBR600RR 20 +1 lap 6
Ret 31   Vittorio Iannuzzo Triumph Daytona 675 19 Accident 14
Ret 13   Dino Lombardi Yamaha YZF-R6 19 Accident 22
Ret 53   Valentin Debise Honda CBR600RR 13 Retirement 11
Ret 61   Fabio Menghi Yamaha YZF-R6 12 Retirement 26
Ret 40   Martin Jessopp Honda CBR600RR 9 Retirement 23
Ret 55   Massimo Roccoli Yamaha YZF-R6 9 Retirement 9
Ret 11   Sam Lowes Honda CBR600RR 8 Accident 1
Ret 34   Ronan Quarmby Honda CBR600RR 8 Retirement 15
Ret 38   Balázs Németh Honda CBR600RR 7 Accident 19
Ret 20   Mathew Scholtz Honda CBR600RR 6 Accident 10
Ret 99   Fabien Foret Kawasaki ZX-6R 5 Retirement 5
Ret 33   Yves Polzer Yamaha YZF-R6 5 Retirement 28
Ret 64   Joshua Day Kawasaki ZX-6R 1 Accident 25
Ret 3   Jed Metcher Yamaha YZF-R6 0 Accident 12
DNQ 24   Eduard Blokhin Yamaha YZF-R6
DNQ 73   Oleg Pozdneev Yamaha YZF-R6
OFFICIAL SUPERSPORT RACE REPORT

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