2001 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix

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Flag of Malaysia.svg   2001 Malaysian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 15 of 16 races in the
2001 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Sepang.svg
Date21 October 2001
Official nameMalaysian Grand Prix [1]
Location Sepang International Circuit
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 5.548 km (3.447 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider Flag of Italy.svg Loris Capirossi
Time 2:05.637
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi
Time 2:06.618 on lap 13
Podium
First Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi
Second Flag of Italy.svg Loris Capirossi
Third Flag of Australia (converted).svg Garry McCoy
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Flag of Japan.svg Daijiro Kato
Time 2:08.151
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Japan.svg Daijiro Kato
Time 2:08.920 on lap 2
Podium
First Flag of Japan.svg Daijiro Kato
Second Flag of Japan.svg Tetsuya Harada
Third Flag of Spain.svg Fonsi Nieto
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías
Time 2:15.358
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Japan.svg Youichi Ui
Time 2:14.961 on lap 7
Podium
First Flag of Japan.svg Youichi Ui
Second Flag of San Marino.svg Manuel Poggiali
Third Flag of Italy.svg Lucio Cecchinello

The 2001 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix was the fifteenth round of the 2001 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 19–21 October 2001 at the Sepang International Circuit.

Contents

500 cc classification

Pos.No.RiderTeamManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
146 Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi Nastro Azzurro Honda Honda 2144:46.652225
265 Flag of Italy.svg Loris Capirossi West Honda Pons Honda 21+3.551120
35 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Garry McCoy Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha 21+4.722416
456 Flag of Japan.svg Shinya Nakano Gauloises Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 21+5.005613
511 Flag of Japan.svg Tohru Ukawa Repsol YPF Honda Team Honda 21+8.8071211
628 Flag of Spain.svg Àlex Crivillé Repsol YPF Honda Team Honda 21+12.1921110
74 Flag of Brazil.svg Alex Barros West Honda Pons Honda 21+15.68259
815 Flag of Spain.svg Sete Gibernau Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 21+18.77288
941 Flag of Japan.svg Noriyuki Haga Red Bull Yamaha WCM Yamaha 21+27.012147
107 Flag of Spain.svg Carlos Checa Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 21+28.829136
1110 Flag of Spain.svg José Luis Cardoso Antena 3 Yamaha d'Antin Yamaha 21+29.007165
1214 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Anthony West Dee Cee Jeans Racing Team Honda 21+1:02.166184
136 Flag of Japan.svg Norifumi Abe Antena 3 Yamaha d'Antin Yamaha 21+1:20.535103
1418 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Brendan Clarke Shell Advance Honda Honda 21+2:04.455222
159 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Leon Haslam Shell Advance Honda Honda 21+2:04.500201
Ret19 Flag of France.svg Olivier Jacque Gauloises Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 12Accident7
Ret21 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Barry Veneman Dee Cee Jeans Racing Team Honda 7Accident19
Ret12 Flag of Japan.svg Haruchika Aoki Arie Molenaar Racing Honda 6Retirement15
Ret16 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Stigefelt Sabre Sport Sabre V4 5Retirement21
Ret1 Flag of the United States.svg Kenny Roberts Jr. Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Suzuki 3Accident9
Ret3 Flag of Italy.svg Max Biaggi Marlboro Yamaha Team Yamaha 3Accident3
Ret80 Flag of the United States.svg Kurtis Roberts Proton Team KR Proton KR 2Accident17
DNS17 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Jurgen van den Goorbergh Proton Team KR Proton KR Did not start
Sources: [1] [2] [3]

250 cc classification

Pos.No.RiderManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
174 Flag of Japan.svg Daijiro Kato Honda 2043:22.487125
231 Flag of Japan.svg Tetsuya Harada Aprilia 20+14.893620
310 Flag of Spain.svg Fonsi Nieto Aprilia 20+15.892216
415 Flag of Italy.svg Roberto Locatelli Aprilia 20+19.748713
599 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Jeremy McWilliams Aprilia 20+35.867911
621 Flag of Italy.svg Franco Battaini Aprilia 20+46.3641310
78 Flag of Japan.svg Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 20+46.408129
866 Flag of Germany.svg Alex Hofmann Aprilia 20+46.731118
950 Flag of France.svg Sylvain Guintoli Aprilia 20+56.513147
1044 Flag of Italy.svg Roberto Rolfo Aprilia 20+58.91446
115 Flag of Italy.svg Marco Melandri Aprilia 20+1:00.30185
1281 Flag of France.svg Randy de Puniet Aprilia 20+1:00.68954
1337 Flag of Italy.svg Luca Boscoscuro Aprilia 20+1:09.730153
146 Flag of Spain.svg Alex Debón Aprilia 20+1:09.953172
1542 Flag of Spain.svg David Checa Honda 20+1:10.810181
1616 Flag of Spain.svg David Tomás Honda 20+1:10.84723
1711 Flag of Italy.svg Riccardo Chiarello Aprilia 20+1:12.00816
1824 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Jason Vincent Yamaha 20+1:26.29022
1920 Flag of Spain.svg Jerónimo Vidal Aprilia 20+1:30.09824
2022 Flag of Spain.svg José David de Gea Yamaha 20+1:37.26121
2155 Flag of Italy.svg Diego Giugovaz Aprilia 20+1:37.63525
2236 Flag of Spain.svg Luis Costa Yamaha 20+1:49.11826
2327 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Shaun Geronimi Yamaha 19+1 lap28
Ret57 Flag of Italy.svg Lorenzo Lanzi Aprilia 11Retirement19
Ret14 Flag of Germany.svg Katja Poensgen Honda 9Accident27
Ret7 Flag of Spain.svg Emilio Alzamora Honda 8Accident3
Ret9 Flag of Argentina.svg Sebastián Porto Yamaha 6Retirement20
Ret18 Flag of Malaysia.svg Shahrol Yuzy Yamaha 2Accident10
DNS23 Flag of Brazil.svg César Barros Yamaha Did not start
DNQ45 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Stuart Edwards Yamaha Did not qualify
Source: [4]

125 cc classification

Pos.No.RiderManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
141 Flag of Japan.svg Youichi Ui Derbi 1943:21.269225
254 Flag of San Marino.svg Manuel Poggiali Gilera 19+2.078820
39 Flag of Italy.svg Lucio Cecchinello Aprilia 19+2.196316
426 Flag of Spain.svg Dani Pedrosa Honda 19+3.161413
523 Flag of Italy.svg Gino Borsoi Aprilia 19+3.987511
624 Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías Honda 19+4.265110
721 Flag of France.svg Arnaud Vincent Honda 19+4.468119
84 Flag of Japan.svg Masao Azuma Honda 19+5.123108
96 Flag of Italy.svg Mirko Giansanti Honda 19+30.026167
1011 Flag of Italy.svg Max Sabbatani Aprilia 19+30.29276
115 Flag of Japan.svg Noboru Ueda TSR-Honda 19+30.417135
1225 Flag of Spain.svg Joan Olivé Honda 19+30.684144
137 Flag of Italy.svg Stefano Perugini Italjet 19+30.860273
1415 Flag of San Marino.svg Alex de Angelis Honda 19+31.433152
1539 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jaroslav Huleš Honda 19+31.802121
1616 Flag of Italy.svg Simone Sanna Aprilia 19+33.4069
1731 Flag of Spain.svg Ángel Rodríguez Aprilia 19+36.16223
1812 Flag of Spain.svg Raúl Jara Aprilia 19+36.54226
1920 Flag of Italy.svg Gaspare Caffiero Aprilia 19+37.24822
2028 Flag of Hungary.svg Gábor Talmácsi Honda 19+41.56419
2110 Flag of Germany.svg Jarno Müller Honda 19+41.66020
2237 Flag of San Marino.svg William de Angelis Honda 19+1:11.82329
2377 Flag of Spain.svg Adrián Araujo Honda 19+1:34.03930
Ret29 Flag of Spain.svg Ángel Nieto Jr. Honda 17Retirement6
Ret34 Flag of Andorra.svg Eric Bataille Honda 7Retirement24
Ret8 Flag of Italy.svg Gianluigi Scalvini Italjet 7Retirement21
Ret17 Flag of Germany.svg Steve Jenkner Aprilia 0Accident28
Ret18 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jakub Smrž Honda 0Accident17
Ret19 Flag of Italy.svg Alessandro Brannetti Aprilia 0Accident25
Ret22 Flag of Spain.svg Pablo Nieto Derbi 0Accident18
Source: [5]

Championship standings after the race (500cc)

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round fifteen has concluded. [6]

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References

  1. 1 2 "2001 Malaysian MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 28 July 2018.
  2. "Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix – 500cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 21 October 2001. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  3. "MALAYSIAN GRAND PRIX · 500cc Race Classification 2001". Motogp.com. Retrieved 28 July 2018.
  4. "Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix – 250cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 21 October 2001. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  5. "Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix – 125cc – Race Classification" (PDF). MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 21 October 2001. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  6. "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2001. Retrieved 2019-08-21.
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