2001 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix

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Italy  2001 Italian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 5 of 16 races in the
2001 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Circuit Mugello (test).png
Date 3 June 2001
Location Mugello Circuit
Course Permanent racing facility
5.245 km (3.259 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 1:52.554
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 1:54.994
Podium
First Brazil Alex Barros
Second Italy Loris Capirossi
Third Italy Max Biaggi
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Tetsuya Harada
Time 1:53.922
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Roberto Locatelli
Time 2:07.403
Podium
First Japan Tetsuya Harada
Second Italy Roberto Rolfo
Third Italy Marco Melandri
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Youichi Ui
Time 1:59.246
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Noboru Ueda
Time 2:12.363
Podium
First Japan Noboru Ueda
Second Italy Gino Borsoi
Third San Marino Manuel Poggiali

The 2001 Italian motorcycle Grand Prix was the fifth round of the 2001 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 1–3 June 2001 at the Mugello Circuit.

500 cc classification[edit]

Pos No. Rider Manufacturer Laps Time Grid Points
1 4 Brazil Alex Barros Honda 23 49:26.006 5 25
2 65 Italy Loris Capirossi Honda 23 +8.359 3 20
3 3 Italy Max Biaggi Yamaha 23 +8.509 4 16
4 28 Spain Àlex Crivillé Honda 23 +8.996 6 13
5 12 Japan Haruchika Aoki Honda 23 +20.651 17 11
6 15 Spain Sete Gibernau Suzuki 23 +24.723 12 10
7 11 Japan Tohru Ukawa Honda 23 +27.745 9 9
8 56 Japan Shinya Nakano Yamaha 23 +32.768 10 8
9 6 Japan Norick Abe Yamaha 23 +51.357 11 7
10 41 Japan Noriyuki Haga Yamaha 23 +1:08.505 13 6
11 10 Spain José Luis Cardoso Yamaha 23 +1:18.026 14 5
12 17 Netherlands Jurgen vd Goorbergh Proton KR 23 +1:49.333 7 4
13 68 Australia Mark Willis Pulse 22 +1 Lap 21 3
Ret 46 Italy Valentino Rossi Honda 22 Accident 1
Ret 24 United Kingdom Jason Vincent Pulse 21 Retirement 16
Ret 1 United States Kenny Roberts, Jr. Suzuki 20 Accident 2
Ret 21 Netherlands Barry Veneman Honda 17 Retirement 20
Ret 8 United Kingdom Chris Walker Honda 11 Retirement 15
Ret 14 Australia Anthony West Honda 10 Accident 18
Ret 7 Spain Carlos Checa Yamaha 7 Accident 8
Ret 16 Sweden Johan Stigefelt Sabre V4 0 Retirement 19
DNQ 26 Slovakia Vladimír Častka Paton

References[edit]


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