Massimo Roccoli grits his teeth and scores a great 8 th place in the qualifying session at Imola. Despite the less than perfect physical condition the rider from Villa Verucchio has shown great precision riding on a technical and very difficult circuit. Closes the final qualifying with a time of 1st 52 “7 that will allow him to start from the second row.
“We are improving so much time and we prove it.” These words of Massimo Roccoli who tells us about his qualification: “The track is a bit slippery and treacherous, but it’s really beautiful, the feeling continues to improve and are very happy with the bike. Over the last few laps, after stopping the fall of Tamburini, I really enjoyed it and are satisfied with how I rode.”
Cristiano Erbacci, the wild card team fielded by Bike Service – Ten 10 WTR began his world championship experience with a strong performance, finishing with a time of 21 1st 54 “3. “It’s beautiful race in the world, there are very strong riders and I can learn a lot from them. I am happy with how it went and how I rode and I hope to continue to do well even if it will be difficult to score points.
Also positive was the judgment of the TM Stefano Morri expressing satisfaction with the good work done by the team and the performance of the drivers.
Appointment Sunday with the warm up h 9.45 – race h 13.30 (streaming web www.superbike.la7.it)
Superstock 600 European Championschip
Race training for the rider of Emmanuel Viglieno Bike Service “WTR Ten10 writing to R6 Cup (the only brand that runs along the CIV). Emmanuel passed under the checkered flag in 25th position and made his fastest lap was 1.58.100 on the last lap. Although its good to European debut, Emmanuel said he had to do throughout the weekend with a sore left arm: “a few hours before the race I had a pain killer but, as expected, after a few laps the pain is back I preferred not to push a lot since I decided to do this race for training, in view of the second stage of the R6 Cup which will be next Sunday right here at Imola. Monday I will be in ForlÃ¬ for investigations to solve the problem and be ready Sunday for the second leg of the Championship.