2000 Australian motorcycle Grand Prix

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Australia  2000 Australian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 16 of 16 races in the
2000 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit.svg
Date 29 October 2000
Official Name Qantas Australian Grand Prix
Location Phillip Island
Course Permanent racing facility
4.448 km (2.764 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider United Kingdom Jeremy McWilliams
Time 1:32.552
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Max Biaggi
Time 1:33.320
Podium
First Italy Max Biaggi
Second Italy Loris Capirossi
Third Italy Valentino Rossi
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Shinya Nakano
Time 1:33.713
Fastest lap
Rider France Olivier Jacque
Time 1:33.784
Podium
First France Olivier Jacque
Second Japan Shinya Nakano
Third Japan Daijiro Kato
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Roberto Locatelli
Time 1:58.831
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Masao Azuma
Time 1:38.877
Podium
First Japan Masao Azuma
Second Japan Youichi Ui
Third Japan Noboru Ueda

The 2000 Australian motorcycle Grand Prix was the last round of the 2000 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on 29 October 2000 at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit.

500 cc classification[edit]

Pos No Rider Manufacturer Laps Time Grid Points
1 4 Italy Max Biaggi Yamaha 27 42:29.792 12 25
2 65 Italy Loris Capirossi Honda 27 +0.182 5 20
3 46 Italy Valentino Rossi Honda 27 +0.288 8 16
4 10 Brazil Alex Barros Honda 27 +0.426 2 13
5 24 Australia Garry McCoy Yamaha 27 +1.885 6 11
6 6 Japan Norick Abe Yamaha 27 +3.818 11 10
7 2 United States Kenny Roberts, Jr. Suzuki 27 +3.846 4 9
8 99 United Kingdom Jeremy McWilliams Aprilia 27 +3.878 1 8
9 8 Japan Tadayuki Okada Honda 27 +4.308 10 7
10 9 Japan Nobuatsu Aoki Suzuki 27 +12.582 13 6
11 55 France Régis Laconi Yamaha 27 +15.939 3 5
12 17 Netherlands Jurgen vd Goorbergh TSR-Honda 27 +40.420 17 4
13 56 Japan Tekkyu Kayoh Honda 27 +1:06.159 15 3
14 31 Japan Tetsuya Harada Aprilia 27 +1:15.267 19 2
15 15 Japan Yoshiteru Konishi TSR-Honda 26 +1 Lap 18 1
Ret 5 Spain Sete Gibernau Honda 20 Retirement 14
Ret 7 Spain Carlos Checa Yamaha 10 Accident 7
Ret 68 Australia Mark Willis Modenas 7 Retirement 16
Ret 33 Spain David Tomás Honda 6 Retirement 20
Ret 1 Spain Àlex Crivillé Honda 3 Accident 9
DNQ 36 New Zealand Stephen Briggs BSL
DNQ 25 Spain José Luis Cardoso Honda

250 cc classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Points
1 France Olivier Jacque Yamaha 39:19.795 25
2 Japan Shinya Nakano Yamaha +0.014 20
3 Japan Daijiro Kato Honda +14.525 16
4 Germany Ralf Waldmann Aprilia +14.556 13
5 Italy Marco Melandri Aprilia +30.945 11
6 Japan Tohru Ukawa Honda +49.942 10
7 Australia Anthony West Honda +59.116 9
8 United Kingdom Jason Vincent Aprilia +59.170 8
9 Spain Fonsi Nieto Yamaha +59.563 7
10 Italy Roberto Rolfo Aprilia +59.558 6
11 Argentina Sebastian Porto Yamaha +59.677 5
12 Japan Naoki Matsudo Yamaha +59.692 4
13 France Vincent Philippe TSR-Honda +1:08.252 3
14 France Julien Allemand Yamaha +1:11.768 2
15 Italy Luca Boscoscuro Aprilia +1:20.888 1
16 Italy Ivan Clementi Aprilia +1:20.965
17 Sweden Johann Stigefelt TSR-Honda +1:21.234
18 Spain Alex Debón Aprilia +1:24.803
19 Malaysia Shahrol Yuzy Yamaha +1:33.561
20 Spain David Checa TSR-Honda +1:33.618
21 Spain Lucas Oliver Bulto Yamaha +1:36.630
22 Netherlands Jarno Janssen TSR-Honda +1 Lap
Ret Spain Jeronimo Vidal Aprilia Retirement
Ret Australia Terry Carter Yamaha Retirement
Ret Australia Shaun Geronimi Yamaha Retirement
Ret Italy Franco Battaini Aprilia Retirement
Ret United Kingdom Adrian Coates Aprilia Retirement
Ret France Sebastien Gimbert TSR-Honda Retirement


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