British Super Bike 2012 Ian Lowry wins in Race 1 at Thruxton

Ian Lowry from Padgetts Racing riding the Honda CBR1000R who was in second place during qualifying gave a shock to Tommy Hill from Swan Yamaha the defending champion during race at Thruxton by coming on top in the race 1.The difference between Ian Lowry and Tommy Hill was 2.749 seconds.

In third place was Josh Brookes from Tyco Suzuki riding on Suzuki GSX-R1000 who started in 7 th position and had a time difference of 13.136 seconds.

In fourth and fifth place were team mates Shane Byrne and Stuart Easton respectively from Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki riding the Ninja ZX-10R bike.The time difference was 13.566 seconds and 14.435 seconds respectively.

Jon Kirkham from Samsung Honda who won at Brands Hatch Indy had settled for seventh place with a time difference of 18.473 seconds.

Michael Rutter who qualified in thrid position was not classified in the race.

Scott Smart from Moto Rapido racing riding the Ducati 1199 Panigale RS finished in 18 th position.

Alex Polita from Jentin Doodson Motorsport who was also riding the 1199 Panigale RS  finished in 19 th position.

Here at British Super Bikes the 1199 Panigale RS used by privateer teams did not proved successful in this season.