Pons Racing

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Pons Racing
2015 name Páginas Amarillas HP 40
Base Barcelona, Spain
Principal Sito Pons
Rider(s) 39 Luis Salom
40 Álex Rins
Motorcycle Kalex-Honda
Tyres Dunlop
Riders' Championships 1
Pol Espargaró (Moto2, 2013)
Founded 1992
Current series Formula Renault 3.5 Series
Current drivers Indonesia Philo Paz Armand
Spain Roberto Merhi
Website http://www.ponsracing.com/
Teams'
Championships
2004 World Series by Nissan
Drivers'
Championships
2004 World Series by Nissan (Kovalainen)

Pons Racing is a motorcycle and auto racing team based in Spain. The team was founded by former 250cc world champion Sito Pons in 1992. In motorcycle road racing world championships, Pons has fielded riders such as Alex Barros, Max Biaggi and Sete Gibernau. In auto racing, his team won the 2004 World Series by Nissan championship with driver Heikki Kovalainen.

History[edit]

Motorcycle racing[edit]

Results[edit]

Summary[edit]
Year Class Team name Bike Riders Races Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points Pos.
1992 500cc Campsa Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Àlex Crivillé 1 1 59 8th
1993 500cc Marlboro Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Àlex Crivillé 0 2 117 8th
250cc Marlboro Honda Pons Honda NSR250 Spain Alberto Puig 0 2 106 9th
1994 500cc Ducados Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Alberto Puig 0 1 152 5th
1995 500cc Fortuna Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Alberto Puig 1 3 99 8th
Spain Carlos Checa 0 0 26 16th
250cc Fortuna Honda Pons Honda NSR250 Spain Carlos Checa 0 0 45 13th
Spain Rubén Xaus 0 0 0 NC
Spain Sete Gibernau 0 0 0 NC
1996 500cc Fortuna Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Alberto Puig 0 1 93 11th
Spain Carlos Checa 1 3 124 8th
1997 500cc Movistar Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Alberto Puig 0 0 63 12th
Spain Carlos Checa 0 3 119 8th
1998 500cc Movistar Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Spain Carlos Checa 11 1 3 1 1 139 4th
United States John Kocinski 11 0 0 0 0 64 12th
Spain Juan Borja 1 (12) 0 0 0 0 0 (3) 32nd
Spain Gregorio Lavilla 1 0 0 0 0 5 27th
1999 500cc Movistar Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Brazil Alex Barros 16 0 1 0 2 110 9th
Spain Juan Borja 16 0 0 0 0 92 12th
2000 500cc Emerson Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Brazil Alex Barros 16 2 3 3 1 163 4th
Italy Loris Capirossi 16 1 4 1 2 154 7th
2001 500cc West Honda Pons Honda NSR500 Brazil Alex Barros 16 1 4 0 0 182 4th
Italy Loris Capirossi 16 0 9 4 1 210 3rd
2002 MotoGP West Honda Pons Honda NSR500
Honda RC211V
Brazil Alex Barros 16 2 6 1 2 204 4th
Italy Loris Capirossi 14 0 2 0 0 109 8th
Germany Alex Hofmann 2 (4) 0 0 0 0 6 (11) 22nd
2003 MotoGP Camel Pramac Pons Honda RC211V Italy Max Biaggi 16 2 9 3 1 228 3rd
Japan Tohru Ukawa 16 0 0 0 0 123 8th
2004 MotoGP Camel Honda Honda RC211V Italy Max Biaggi 16 1 9 1 3 217 3rd
Japan Makoto Tamada 16 2 3 3 2 150 6th
2005 MotoGP Camel Honda Honda RC211V Brazil Alex Barros 17 1 1 1 2 147 8th
Australia Troy Bayliss 10 0 0 0 0 54 15th
Australia Chris Vermeulen 2 0 0 0 0 10 21st
United Kingdom Shane Byrne 2 (11) 0 0 0 0 5 (6) 24th
Japan Ryuichi Kiyonari 1 0 0 0 0 4 25th
Japan Tohru Ukawa 1 (2) 0 0 0 0 0 (1) 27th
2009 250cc Pepe World Team Aprilia RSA 250 Spain Héctor Barberá 16 3 7 4 1 239 2nd
Aprilia RSW 250 LE Spain Axel Pons 16 0 0 0 0 3 26th
2010 Moto2 Tenerife 40 Pons Pons Kalex Moto2 Spain Sergio Gadea 17 0 1 0 0 67 17th
Spain Axel Pons 14 0 0 0 0 7 33rd
Spain Carmelo Morales 1 (3) 0 0 0 0 0 NC
Australia Damian Cudlin 1 0 0 0 0 9 31st
2011 Moto2 Pons HP 40 Pons Kalex Moto2 Spain Aleix Espargaró 17 0 1 0 0 76 12th
Spain Axel Pons 12 0 0 0 0 1 32nd
Italy Alex Baldolini 3 (14) 0 0 0 0 0 (18) 27th
2012 Moto2 Pons 40 HP Tuenti

Tuenti Móvil HP 40

Kalex Moto2 Spain Pol Espargaró 17 4 11 8 3 268 2nd
Spain Esteve Rabat 17 0 1 0 0 114 7th
Spain Axel Pons 17 0 0 0 0 10 25th
2013 Moto2 Tuenti HP 40 Kalex Moto2 Spain Pol Espargaró 15 5 9 5 3 240 1st
Spain Esteve Rabat 15 3 7 2 2 204 3rd
Spain Axel Pons 15 0 0 0 0 2 26th

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