Oschersleben 8H: Night Practice
Posted: 19th May 2017
Yamahas fight tooth and nail – Suzuki, Kawasaki and Honda ready to pick up the pieces – LRP Poland BMW 'only' seventh – Final qualifying on now
Yesterday evening's Night Practice session saw Yamaha GMT94 and YART Yamaha fighting for the lead in what is only, when all is said and done, a practice session. By the end of the night GMT94 were in front with a best time of 1:27.250 but YART were right with them on 1:27.285 – just three hundredths of a second behind.
SERT Suzuki were third on 1:27.625, with the next closest team, Trick Star Kawasaki, in fourth place on 1:28.287 and FCC TSR Honda fifth with a best lap of 1:28.316.
Yesterday's qualifying sensation Team LRP Poland BMW were in seventh place overall on 1:28.489, just behind fastest SuperStock team Moto Ain CRT Yamaha.
Download the timesheet here: oschersleben-night-practice.pdf. Final Qualifying takes place this afternoon.
Words: Martin Gelder, Photos: FIMEWC