WSBK 2012 Assen Tom Sykes wins Pole

Tom Sykes from Kawasaki Racing team riding on Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R secured pole position at Assen 2012 by winning in Super Pole 2.His fastest Lap time was  1:35.599 with average speed of 171.398 km/hr and 280.1 km/hr top speed.In Super Pole 1 he finished in 7 th position with 1:40.131 fastest lap time.His first fastest lap was 1:36.449 and after that he reduced it to 1:35.599 a reduction of 0.900 seconds.

Jonathan Rea from Honda World Super Bike team finished in second place with his fastest lap time of 1:36.432 had a time difference of 1.033 seconds with average speed of 169.562 km/hr and top speed of 276.5 km/hr.Jonathan Rea finished in 5 th place during Super Pole 1.

Jakub Smrz from Effenbert Liberty Racing team riding on Ducati 1098R with fastest lap time of 1:36.566 with time difference of 1.167 seconds and average speed of 169.327 kms and 270.9 kms top speed.He finished in 8 th place during Super Pole 1.

Sylvain Guintoli from Team Effenbert Liberty Racing who finished in first place during Super Pole 1 had finished in fourth place in super pole 2 with his fastest lap time of 1:36.875 with a time difference of 1.476 seconds.

Defending Champion Carlos Checa from Althea Racing finished in fifth place in SP 2 and in third place in SP 1.He had a time difference of 1.757 seconds in Super Pole 2.

Leon Haslam from BMW Motorrad Motorsport riding on BMW S1000RR in terms of speed was the fastest on the track with 281.5 km/hr top speed.

Marco Melandri from BMW Motorrad Motosport was not qualified to Super Pole 2.

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3 comments on “WSBK 2012 Assen Tom Sykes wins Pole

  1. Tom has made a really great start to the Championship this year. Let’s hope he continues this form throughout the season and is there fighting at the end!

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