WSBK: Round #2 World Superbike Race Report – MotorLand Aragon (Video)


Tom Sykes race action shot wSBK Press Release: The opening race at MotorLand Aragon has been won by Tom Sykes after a masterful of performance the reigning World Champion. Sykes, who led from turn one was never headed, coming home seconds ahead of Loris Baz, with Jonathan Rea completing the podium. Davide Giugliano crashed during the final lap whilst in second place, but the Italian rider was able to rejoin, eventually crossing the line in eighth place. Other factory Ducati rider Chaz Davies was 4th ahead of Eugene Laverty, Sylvain Guintoli and Toni Elias. Twelfth place Leon Camier was the EVO Category best classified after a thrilling 17 lap race left the crowd enthralled in the Spanish sun, just ahead of local rider and other EVO entrant David Salom. Guintoli still leads the standings, but he is now tied up in points with Baz, whilst Sykes is just one point shy of the French duo.
Tom Sykes Podium shot Results: 1. Sykes (Kawasaki) 17 Laps/90.848 km in 33’;38.583 average 162.021 kph 2. Baz (Kawasaki) 4.275 3. Rea (Honda) 8.418 4. Davies (Ducati) 15.715 5. Laverty (Suzuki) 19.305 6. Guintoli (Aprilia) 21.998 7. Elias (Aprilia) 24.018 8. Giugliano (Ducati) 27.894 9. Haslam (Honda) 29.077 10. Lowes (Suzuki) 29.863 11. Melandri (Aprilia) 34.820 12. Camier (BMW) 35.255 13. Salom (Kawasaki) 43.975 14. Guarnoni (Kawasaki) 46.721 15. Morais (Kawasaki) 56.619 16. Scassa (Kawasaki) 1’;16.469 17. Yates (EBR) 1’;35.047 18. Toth (BMW) 1’;48.427 19. Andreozzi (Kawasaki) 1’;51.222 20. Sebestyen (BMW) 2’;01.152 RT. Fabrizio (Kawasaki) RT. Canepa (Ducati) RT. May (EBR) RT. Corti (MV Agusta) RT. Foret (Kawasaki) EX. Badovini (Bimota) 43.934 EX. Iddon (Bimota) 58.222

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