2007 United States motorcycle Grand Prix

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United States  2007 United States Grand Prix
Race details
Race 11 of 18 races in the
2007 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Laguna Seca.svg
Date 22 July 2007
Official Name Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix
Location Laguna Seca
Course Permanent racing facility
3.610 km (2.243 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Australia Casey Stoner
Time 1:22.292
Fastest lap
Rider Australia Casey Stoner
Time 1:22.564
Podium
First Australia Casey Stoner
Second Australia Chris Vermeulen
Third Italy Marco Melandri

The 2007 United States motorcycle Grand Prix was the eleventh round of the 2007 MotoGP championship. It took place on the weekend of 20-22 July 2007 at the Laguna Seca circuit.

Moto GP Classification[edit]

Pos # Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 27 Australia Casey Stoner Ducati 32 44:20.325 1 25
2 71 Australia Chris Vermeulen Suzuki 32 +9.865 3 20
3 33 Italy Marco Melandri Honda 32 +25.641 10 16
4 46 Italy Valentino Rossi Yamaha 32 +30.664 5 13
5 26 Spain Daniel Pedrosa Honda 32 +35.622 2 11
6 14 France Randy de Puniet Kawasaki 32 +38.306 13 10
7 13 Australia Anthony West Kawasaki 32 +41.422 12 9
8 6 Japan Makoto Tamada Yamaha 32 +42.355 11 8
9 4 Brazil Alex Barros Ducati 32 +43.520 17 7
10 13 United States Roger Lee Hayden Kawasaki 32 +43.720 16 6
11 5 United States Colin Edwards Yamaha 32 +47.376 8 5
12 56 Japan Shinya Nakano Honda 32 +52.848 9 4
13 50 France Sylvain Guintoli Yamaha 32 +58.410 14 3
14 7 Spain Carlos Checa Honda 32 +1'15.366 15 2
15 21 United States John Hopkins Suzuki 30 +2 laps 7 1
16 66 United Kingdom Chaz Davies Ducati 29 +3 laps 20
Ret 1 United States Nicky Hayden Honda 22 Retirement 4
Ret 17 Canada Miguel Duhamel Honda 10 Retirement 19
Ret 80 United States Kurtis Roberts KR212V 5 Retirement 18
Ret 65 Italy Loris Capirossi Ducati 3 Retirement 6


Previous race:
2007 German Grand Prix
FIM Grand Prix World Championship
2007 season
Next race:
2007 Czech Republic Grand Prix
Previous race:
2006 United States Grand Prix
United States motorcycle Grand Prix Next race:
2008 United States Grand Prix

Notes[edit]

  • As usual since the World Championship returned to Laguna Seca, only MotoGP class raced because of the Californan law on air pollution, which forbids 2-stroke engines in the state.

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