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2012 German motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2012 German motorcycle Grand Prix was the eighth round of the 2012 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 6–8 July 2012 at the Sachsenring in Chemnitz, Germany.

Germany  2012 German Grand Prix
Race details
Race 8 of 18 races in the
2012 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Sachsenring (Rennkurs).svg
Date8 July 2012
Official nameeni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland[1][2][3]
LocationSachsenring
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 3.671 km (2.281 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Australia Casey Stoner Honda
Time 1:31.796
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Dani Pedrosa Honda
Time 1:22.304
Podium
First Spain Dani Pedrosa Honda
Second Spain Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha
Third Italy Andrea Dovizioso Yamaha
Moto2
Pole position
Rider Spain Marc Márquez Suter
Time 1:34.503
Fastest lap
Rider San Marino Alex de Angelis FTR
Time 1:25.167
Podium
First Spain Marc Márquez Suter
Second Finland Mika Kallio Kalex
Third San Marino Alex de Angelis FTR
Moto3
Pole position
Rider Germany Sandro Cortese KTM
Time 1:42.989
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Sandro Cortese KTM
Time 1:36.728
Podium
First Germany Sandro Cortese KTM
Second France Alexis Masbou Honda
Third Spain Luis Salom Kalex KTM
Dani Pedrosa, celebrating on the podium after winning the MotoGP race.

MotoGP classificationEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 26   Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team Honda 30 41:28.396 3 25
2 99   Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 30 +14.996 5 20
3 4   Andrea Dovizioso Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 30 +20.669 8 16
4 11   Ben Spies Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 30 +20.740 2 13
5 6   Stefan Bradl LCR Honda MotoGP Honda 30 +27.893 6 11
6 46   Valentino Rossi Ducati Team Ducati 30 +28.050 9 10
7 19   Álvaro Bautista San Carlo Honda Gresini Honda 30 +28.246 21 9
8 35   Cal Crutchlow Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 30 +28.447 4 8
9 8   Héctor Barberá Pramac Racing Team Ducati 30 +29.053 11 7
10 69   Nicky Hayden Ducati Team Ducati 30 +29.226 7 6
11 14   Randy de Puniet Power Electronics Aspar ART 30 +53.176 13 5
12 5   Colin Edwards NGM Mobile Forward Racing Suter 30 +58.204 12 4
13 41   Aleix Espargaró Power Electronics Aspar ART 30 +1:04.654 10 3
14 68   Yonny Hernández Avintia Blusens BQR 30 +1:13.543 17 2
15 77   James Ellison Paul Bird Motorsport ART 30 +1:30.318 19 1
16 2   Franco Battaini Cardion AB Motoracing Ducati 29 +1 lap 20
17 9   Danilo Petrucci Came IodaRacing Project Ioda 29 +1 lap 15
18 22   Iván Silva Avintia Blusens BQR 29 +1 lap 18
Ret 1   Casey Stoner Repsol Honda Team Honda 29 Accident 1
Ret 54   Mattia Pasini Speed Master ART 4 Accident 14
Ret 51   Michele Pirro San Carlo Honda Gresini FTR 3 Retirement 16
Sources: [4][5][6]

Moto2 classificationEdit

Pos No Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 93   Marc Márquez Suter 29 41:32.467 1 25
2 36   Mika Kallio Kalex 29 +2.093 3 20
3 15   Alex de Angelis FTR 29 +2.567 8 16
4 40   Pol Espargaró Kalex 29 +5.990 17 13
5 12   Thomas Lüthi Suter 29 +6.139 6 11
6 3   Simone Corsi FTR 29 +11.051 13 10
7 38   Bradley Smith Tech 3 29 +11.409 9 9
8 19   Xavier Siméon Tech 3 29 +14.808 4 8
9 71   Claudio Corti Kalex 29 +20.769 19 7
10 77   Dominique Aegerter Suter 29 +25.141 15 6
11 5   Johann Zarco Motobi 29 +27.467 14 5
12 80   Esteve Rabat Kalex 29 +27.475 27 4
13 88   Ricard Cardús AJR 29 +28.590 12 3
14 18   Nicolás Terol Suter 29 +28.713 24 2
15 60   Julián Simón Suter 29 +32.787 2 1
16 29   Andrea Iannone Speed Up 29 +35.376 10
17 8   Gino Rea Suter 29 +37.591 5
18 76   Max Neukirchner Kalex 29 +45.667 22
19 30   Takaaki Nakagami Kalex 29 +47.436 21
20 44   Roberto Rolfo Suter 29 +49.341 31
21 50   Damian Cudlin Bimota 29 +50.704 23
22 10   Marco Colandrea FTR 29 +1:12.766 32
23 11   Kevin Wahr IAMT 29 +1:14.334 29
24 4   Randy Krummenacher Kalex 28 +1 lap 20
25 21   Markus Reiterberger MZ-RE Honda 28 +1 lap 30
26 57   Eric Granado Motobi 28 +1 lap 28
DSQ 95   Anthony West Moriwaki 29 (+35.596)[7] 7
Ret 14   Ratthapark Wilairot Suter 25 Accident 16
Ret 82   Elena Rosell Moriwaki 19 Retirement 34
Ret 49   Axel Pons Kalex 18 Retirement 33
Ret 72   Yuki Takahashi FTR 16 Retirement 11
Ret 22   Alessandro Andreozzi Speed Up 6 Accident 25
Ret 24   Toni Elías Suter 5 Accident 18
Ret 45   Scott Redding Kalex 0 Accident 26
Source:[8]

Moto3 classificationEdit

Pos No Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 11   Sandro Cortese KTM 27 45:36.868 1 25
2 10   Alexis Masbou Honda 27 +0.635 10 20
3 39   Luis Salom Kalex KTM 27 +3.998 9 16
4 8   Jack Miller Honda 27 +4.051 4 13
5 7   Efrén Vázquez FTR Honda 27 +12.119 14 11
6 63   Zulfahmi Khairuddin KTM 27 +25.174 20 10
7 55   Héctor Faubel Kalex KTM 27 +25.499 12 9
8 43   Luca Grünwald Honda 27 +26.087 16 8
9 61   Arthur Sissis KTM 27 +29.675 21 7
10 84   Jakub Kornfeil FTR Honda 27 +29.891 5 6
11 9   Toni Finsterbusch Honda 27 +33.178 15 5
12 27   Niccolò Antonelli FTR Honda 27 +42.858 18 4
13 89   Alan Techer TSR Honda 27 +1:02.653 19 3
14 31   Niklas Ajo KTM 27 +1:10.253 11 2
15 15   Simone Grotzkyj Suter Honda 27 +1:10.447 23 1
16 19   Alessandro Tonucci FTR Honda 27 +1:10.640 26
17 25   Maverick Viñales FTR Honda 27 +1:11.122 24
18 99   Danny Webb Mahindra 27 +1:11.306 22
19 44   Miguel Oliveira Suter Honda 27 +1:18.878 31
20 42   Álex Rins Suter Honda 27 +1:18.957 27
21 32   Isaac Viñales FTR Honda 26 +1 lap 25
22 3   Luigi Morciano Ioda 26 +1 lap 33
23 51   Kenta Fujii TSR Honda 26 +1 lap 32
24 5   Romano Fenati FTR Honda 26 +1 lap 35
25 21   Iván Moreno FTR Honda 26 +1 lap 34
26 86   Kevin Hanus Honda 26 +1 lap 28
27 30   Giulian Pedone Suter Honda 24 +3 laps 29
Ret 96   Louis Rossi FTR Honda 25 Retirement 7
Ret 77   Marcel Schrötter Mahindra 24 Accident 30
Ret 23   Alberto Moncayo Kalex KTM 23 Retirement 13
Ret 52   Danny Kent KTM 22 Retirement 2
Ret 41   Brad Binder Kalex KTM 21 Retirement 6
Ret 26   Adrián Martín FTR Honda 20 Accident 3
Ret 94   Jonas Folger Ioda 17 Retirement 8
Ret 53   Jasper Iwema FGR Honda 16 Retirement 17
Source:[9]

Championship standings after the race (MotoGP)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round eight has concluded.[10]

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2012 German MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 22 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "2012 MotoGP Class (FIM Grand Prix World Championship) Programmes - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". www.progcovers.com.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "Sachsenring - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 22 May 2018.
  4. ^ "2012 German MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  5. ^ "motogp.com · eni MOTORRAD GRAND PRIX DEUTSCHLAND · MotoGP Race Classification 2012". www.motogp.com.
  6. ^ "eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland – MotoGP – Race" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 8 July 2012.
  7. ^ "Doping – Decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport in the case of rider Anthony West" (PDF). v2-fim-live.com. Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme. 28 November 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-02-24. Retrieved 24 March 2015. [...] all the sporting results obtained by Anthony West from 20 May 2012 up to the expiry of the period of ineligibility (i.e. 19 October 2013) will be invalidated.
  8. ^ "eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland – Moto2 – Race" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 8 July 2012.
  9. ^ "eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland – Moto3 – Race" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 8 July 2012.
  10. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2012. Retrieved 2019-08-25.


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