Josh Hayes from Monster energy Graves Yamaha riding on Yamaha R1 has won the provisional pole at Triumph Big Kahuna Atlanta 2012.His fastest Lap time was 1:25.380.Josh Hayes had two minor crashes but despite that he was the fastest.
In second place was Josh Hayes main competitor Blake Young from Yoshimura Racing riding on Suzuki GSX-R1000 was behind him.His fastest lap time was 1:25.507 falling behind Josh Hayes by 0.127 seconds.
Geoff May from Amsoil Hero EBR team riding on EBR 1190RS was in third place with fastest lap time of 1:26.551 with a time difference of 1.171 seconds.
Josh Hayes team mate Josh Herrins was in fourth place with time difference of 1.192 seconds.
Chris Clark team mate of Blake Young was in fifth place 1.201 seconds time difference.
The only Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10 bike present on the grid from Attack Performance with Steve Rapp as the rider was in ninth position with a time difference of 1.478 seconds.
The two BMW S1000RR bikes were in 10 th and 11 th positions.Foremost Insurane- Pegram Racing BMW bike with rider Larry Pegram was in 10 th place and Evan Steel Performance. com’s BMW bike in 11 th position.
The only KTM RC8R bike from KTM-HMC Racing team with rider Chris Fillmore was in 12 th position under BMW S1000RR bikes.