2003 Valencian Community motorcycle Grand Prix

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Valencian Community  2003 Valencian Community Grand Prix
Race details
Race 16 of 16 races in the
2003 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
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Date 2 November 2003
Official Name Gran Premio Marlboro de la Comunitat Valenciana
Location Circuit de Valencia
Course Permanent racing facility
4.005 km (2.489 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 1:32.478
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 1:33.317
Podium
First Italy Valentino Rossi
Second Spain Sete Gibernau
Third Italy Loris Capirossi
250 cc
Pole position
Rider France Randy de Puniet
Time 1:36.499
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Toni Elías
Time 1:36.840
Podium
First France Randy de Puniet
Second Spain Toni Elías
Third San Marino Manuel Poggiali
125 cc
Pole position
Rider San Marino Alex de Angelis
Time 1:40.440
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Steve Jenkner

Italy Stefano Perugini

Time 1:40.253
Podium
First Australia Casey Stoner
Second Germany Steve Jenkner
Third Spain Héctor Barberá

The 2003 Valencian Community motorcycle Grand Prix was the last round of the 2003 MotoGP Championship. It took place on the weekend of 31 October - 2 November 2003 at the Circuit de Valencia.

MotoGP classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Grid Points
1 Italy Valentino Rossi Honda 47:13.078 1 25
2 Spain Sete Gibernau Honda +0.681 2 20
3 Italy Loris Capirossi Ducati +11.227 3 16
4 Italy Max Biaggi Honda +16.293 6 13
5 Spain Carlos Checa Yamaha +20.868 5 11
6 Brazil Alex Barros Yamaha +30.851 8 10
7 Australia Troy Bayliss Ducati +37.770 10 9
8 United States Colin Edwards Aprilia +38.922 7 8
9 Japan Norifumi Abe Yamaha +40.229 11 7
10 Japan Makoto Tamada Honda +46.500 13 6
11 United States Kenny Roberts Jr Suzuki +1:01.496 18 5
12 United Kingdom Jeremy McWilliams Proton KR +1:04.510 15 4
13 United States John Hopkins Suzuki +1:05.191 17 3
14 Japan Ryuichi Kiyonari Honda +1:06.012 20 2
15 Japan Noriyuki Haga Aprilia +1:06.154 22 1
16 United States Nicky Hayden Honda +1:11.432 4
17 Japan Nobuatsu Aoki Proton KR +1:26.736 19
18 Australia Andrew Pitt Kawasaki +1:27.016 16
19 Australia Garry McCoy Kawasaki +1:27.450 14
20 Spain José David de Gea Harris WCM +1 Lap 23
Ret France Olivier Jacque Yamaha Retirement 21
Ret Japan Tohru Ukawa Honda Retirement 9
Ret Japan Shinya Nakano Yamaha Retirement 12

250cc classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Grid Points
1 France Randy de Puniet Aprilia 44:01.924 1 25
2 Spain Toni Elías Aprilia +0.072 2 20
3 San Marino Manuel Poggiali Aprilia +12.810 4 16
4 France Sylvain Guintoli Aprilia +22.496 3 13
5 Spain Fonsi Nieto Aprilia +30.731 7 11
6 Argentina Sebastián Porto Honda +32.381 9 10
7 Italy Roberto Rolfo Honda +35.547 10 9
8 Italy Franco Battaini Aprilia +36.987 6 8
9 France Eric Bataille Honda +38.672 12 7
10 Spain Alex Debón Honda +41.748 5 6
11 Japan Naoki Matsudo Yamaha +55.156 8 5
12 Germany Dirk Heidolf Aprilia +1:03.117 18 4
13 United Kingdom Chaz Davies Aprilia +1:08.018 15 3
14 Czech Republic Jakub Smrž Honda +1:18.041 16 2
15 Czech Republic Radomil Rous Aprilia +1:24.071 19 1
16 Spain Alvaro Molina Aprilia +1:29.994 26
17 Sweden Johann Stigefelt Aprilia +1:32.471 21
18 Netherlands Henk vd Lagemaat Honda +1 Lap 27
19 Czech Republic Lukáš Pešek Yamaha +1 Lap 25
20 Netherlands Patrick Lakerveld Aprilia +2 Laps 28
Ret France Erwan Nigon Aprilia Retirement 17
Ret Australia Anthony West Aprilia Retirement 13
Ret Italy Alex Baldolini Aprilia Retirement 24
Ret France Hugo Marchand Aprilia Retirement 23
Ret Germany Christian Gemmel Honda Retirement 20
Ret Czech Republic Jaroslav Huleš Yamaha Retirement 14
Ret Spain Joan Olivé Aprilia Retirement 22
Ret Spain Héctor Faubel Aprilia Retirement 11

125cc classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Grid Points
1 Australia Casey Stoner Aprilia 40:27.662 8 25
2 Germany Steve Jenkner Aprilia +0.268 13 20
3 Spain Héctor Barberá Aprilia +1.101 4 16
4 Italy Marco Simoncelli Aprilia +3.205 3 13
5 Italy Mirko Giansanti Aprilia +8.760 11 11
6 Spain Álvaro Bautista Aprilia +8.888 7 10
7 Spain Pablo Nieto Aprilia +12.265 2 9
8 Italy Andrea Dovizioso Honda +16.738 5 8
9 Italy Lucio Cecchinello Aprilia +21.089 15 7
10 Italy Gino Borsoi Aprilia +30.673 9 6
11 Spain Jorge Lorenzo Derbi +32.847 17 5
12 Hungary Gábor Talmácsi Aprilia +32.954 21 4
13 Italy Stefano Perugini Aprilia +33.349 6 3
14 Denmark Robbin Harms Aprilia +34.889 14 2
15 Japan Masao Azuma Honda +34.958 31 1
16 Italy Max Sabbatani Aprilia +40.633 24
17 Italy Roberto Locatelli KTM +45.678 18
18 Italy Fabrizio Lai Malaguti +50.241 19
19 Spain Julian Simon Malaguti +50.313 22
20 Spain Sergio Gadea Aprilia +58.305 29
21 Italy Stefano Bianco Gilera +58.315 23
22 Hungary Imre Tóth Honda +1:23.309 26
23 Spain Ismael Ortega Aprilia +1:33.631 35
24 Spain Emilio Alzamora Derbi +1:39.042 28
Ret Germany Dario Giuseppetti Honda Retirement 30
Ret Italy Michele Danese Honda Retirement 37
Ret France Arnaud Vincent Aprilia Retirement 12
Ret Italy Gioele Pellino Aprilia Retirement 36
Ret France Mike Di Meglio Honda Retirement 25
Ret Italy Simone Corsi Honda Retirement 33
Ret Italy Andrea Ballerini Honda Retirement 32
Ret San Marino Alex de Angelis Aprilia Retirement 1
Ret Japan Youichi Ui Gilera Retirement 16
Ret Finland Mika Kallio KTM Retirement 10


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