2003 Pacific motorcycle Grand Prix

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Flag of Japan.svg   2003 Pacific Grand Prix
Race details
Race 13 of 16 races in the
2003 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Twin Ring Motegi map-2.svg
Date5 October 2003
Official name Gauloises Pacific Grand Prix of Motegi [1] [2] [3]
Location Twin Ring Motegi
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.801 km (2.983 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Flag of Italy.svg Max Biaggi Honda
Time 1:47.696
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi Honda
Time 1:48.885 on lap 16
Podium
First Flag of Italy.svg Max Biaggi Honda
Second Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi Honda
Third Flag of the United States.svg Nicky Hayden Honda
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías Aprilia
Time 1:52.849
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías Aprilia
Time 1:53.612 on lap 6
Podium
First Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías Aprilia
Second Flag of Italy.svg Roberto Rolfo Honda
Third Flag of San Marino.svg Manuel Poggiali Aprilia
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Dani Pedrosa Honda
Time 1:57.736
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Jorge Lorenzo Derbi
Time 1:58.545 on lap 8
Podium
First Flag of Spain.svg Héctor Barberá Aprilia
Second Flag of Australia (converted).svg Casey Stoner Aprilia
Third Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Dovizioso Honda

The 2003 Pacific motorcycle Grand Prix was the thirteenth round of the 2003 MotoGP Championship. It took place on the weekend of 3–5 October 2003 at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit.

Contents

MotoGP classification

Pos.No.RiderTeamManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
13 Flag of Italy.svg Max Biaggi Camel Pramac Pons Honda 2443:57.590125
246 Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi Repsol Honda Honda 24+3.754320
369 Flag of the United States.svg Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Honda 24+5.641516
415 Flag of Spain.svg Sete Gibernau Telefónica Movistar Honda Honda 24+19.456413
533 Flag of Italy.svg Marco Melandri Fortuna Yamaha Team Yamaha 24+19.909911
64 Flag of Brazil.svg Alex Barros Gauloises Yamaha Team Yamaha 24+20.938810
711 Flag of Japan.svg Tohru Ukawa Camel Pramac Pons Honda 24+22.307119
865 Flag of Italy.svg Loris Capirossi Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 24+27.88768
956 Flag of Japan.svg Shinya Nakano D'Antin Yamaha Team Yamaha 24+41.731127
1043 Flag of Japan.svg Akira Ryō Team Suzuki Suzuki 24+50.106146
1123 Flag of Japan.svg Ryuichi Kiyonari Telefónica Movistar Honda Honda 24+53.214205
1241 Flag of Japan.svg Noriyuki Haga Alice Aprilia Racing Aprilia 24+53.589254
1319 Flag of France.svg Olivier Jacque Gauloises Yamaha Team Yamaha 24+1:05.620153
149 Flag of Japan.svg Nobuatsu Aoki Proton Team KR Proton KR 24+1:07.535182
1510 Flag of the United States.svg Kenny Roberts Jr. Suzuki Grand Prix Team Suzuki 24+1:09.055191
1688 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Andrew Pitt Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 24+1:11.53322
1745 Flag of the United States.svg Colin Edwards Alice Aprilia Racing Aprilia 24+1:27.58313
1825 Flag of Japan.svg Tamaki SerizawaMoriwaki Racing Moriwaki 24+1:33.00123
1952 Flag of Spain.svg José David de Gea WCM Harris WCM 23+1 lap24
Ret8 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Garry McCoy Kawasaki Racing Team Kawasaki 10Retirement21
Ret99 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Jeremy McWilliams Proton Team KR Proton KR 2Accident17
Ret35 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Chris BurnsWCM Harris WCM 1Retirement26
Ret12 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Troy Bayliss Ducati Marlboro Team Ducati 0Accident10
Ret21 Flag of the United States.svg John Hopkins Suzuki Grand Prix Team Suzuki 0Accident16
Ret7 Flag of Spain.svg Carlos Checa Fortuna Yamaha Team Yamaha 0Accident7
DSQ6 Flag of Japan.svg Makoto Tamada Pramac Honda Honda 24(+4.864) [N 1] 2
Sources: [4] [5] [6]

250 cc classification

Pos.No.RiderManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
124 Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías Aprilia 2343:57.125125
23 Flag of Italy.svg Roberto Rolfo Honda 23+1.4831120
354 Flag of San Marino.svg Manuel Poggiali Aprilia 23+2.159716
455 Flag of Japan.svg Yuki Takahashi Honda 23+6.0181013
592 Flag of Japan.svg Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 23+6.163611
67 Flag of France.svg Randy de Puniet Aprilia 23+20.407310
78 Flag of Japan.svg Naoki Matsudo Yamaha 23+25.93889
810 Flag of Spain.svg Fonsi Nieto Aprilia 23+28.417158
96 Flag of Spain.svg Alex Debón Honda 23+39.804137
1070 Flag of Japan.svg Choujun Kameya Honda 23+39.919146
1157 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Chaz Davies Aprilia 23+49.703125
1215 Flag of Germany.svg Christian Gemmel Honda 23+55.921184
1326 Flag of Italy.svg Alex Baldolini Aprilia 23+1:01.015223
1428 Flag of Germany.svg Dirk Heidolf Aprilia 23+1:03.387242
1569 Flag of Japan.svg Masaki Tokudome Yamaha 23+1:03.530201
169 Flag of France.svg Hugo Marchand Aprilia 23+1:04.29919
1736 Flag of France.svg Erwan Nigon Aprilia 23+1:04.62116
1896 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jakub Smrž Honda 23+1:21.68026
1911 Flag of Spain.svg Joan Olivé Aprilia 23+1:44.19228
2018 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Henk vd Lagemaat Honda 22+1 lap30
Ret5 Flag of Argentina.svg Sebastián Porto Honda 18Accident4
Ret67 Flag of Japan.svg Tomoyoshi Koyama Yamaha 11Retirement9
Ret50 Flag of France.svg Sylvain Guintoli Aprilia 9Accident5
Ret13 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jaroslav Huleš Honda 9Retirement29
Ret14 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Anthony West Aprilia 8Retirement23
Ret34 Flag of France.svg Eric Bataille Honda 6Retirement21
Ret33 Flag of Spain.svg Héctor Faubel Aprilia 5Retirement17
Ret16 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Stigefelt Aprilia 3Retirement27
Ret21 Flag of Italy.svg Franco Battaini Aprilia 2Accident2
Ret52 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lukáš Pešek Yamaha 1Retirement25
Source: [7]

125 cc classification

Pos.No.RiderManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
180 Flag of Spain.svg Héctor Barberá Aprilia 2141:54.483425
227 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Casey Stoner Aprilia 21+0.1641020
334 Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Dovizioso Honda 21+0.304516
47 Flag of Italy.svg Stefano Perugini Aprilia 21+2.731213
517 Flag of Germany.svg Steve Jenkner Aprilia 21+2.9701611
63 Flag of Spain.svg Dani Pedrosa Honda 21+3.215110
736 Flag of Finland.svg Mika Kallio KTM 21+3.264139
822 Flag of Spain.svg Pablo Nieto Aprilia 21+9.20068
915 Flag of San Marino.svg Alex de Angelis Aprilia 21+13.01687
1012 Flag of Switzerland.svg Thomas Lüthi Honda 21+13.195156
116 Flag of Italy.svg Mirko Giansanti Aprilia 21+13.353195
1219 Flag of Spain.svg Álvaro Bautista Aprilia 21+19.848184
138 Flag of Japan.svg Masao Azuma Honda 21+20.107213
1479 Flag of Hungary.svg Gábor Talmácsi Aprilia 21+20.616122
1524 Flag of Italy.svg Simone Corsi Honda 21+23.402171
1633 Flag of Italy.svg Stefano Bianco Gilera 21+24.8409
1741 Flag of Japan.svg Youichi Ui Gilera 21+30.54824
1832 Flag of Italy.svg Fabrizio Lai Malaguti 21+47.00823
191 Flag of France.svg Arnaud Vincent Aprilia 21+52.43122
2050 Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Ballerini Honda 21+52.67530
2166 Flag of Japan.svg Shuhei Aoyama Honda 21+57.46729
2288 Flag of Denmark.svg Robbin Harms Aprilia 21+1:11.69433
2359 Flag of Japan.svg Hiroaki Kuzuhara Honda 21+1:11.77036
2431 Flag of Spain.svg Julián Simón Malaguti 21+1:13.19525
2594 Flag of Japan.svg Sadahito Suma Honda 21+1:16.57631
2625 Flag of Hungary.svg Imre Tóth Honda 21+1:28.96432
Ret10 Flag of Italy.svg Roberto Locatelli KTM 20Retirement20
Ret48 Flag of Spain.svg Jorge Lorenzo Derbi 19Accident3
Ret23 Flag of Italy.svg Gino Borsoi Aprilia 14Accident11
Ret58 Flag of Italy.svg Marco Simoncelli Aprilia 14Retirement14
Ret95 Flag of Japan.svg Yuki Hatano Honda 12Accident37
Ret63 Flag of France.svg Mike Di Meglio Honda 7Accident26
Ret4 Flag of Italy.svg Lucio Cecchinello Aprilia 5Accident7
Ret28 Flag of Italy.svg Michele Danese Honda 5Retirement38
Ret65 Flag of Japan.svg Toshihisa Kuzuhara Honda 4Retirement27
Ret11 Flag of Italy.svg Max Sabbatani Aprilia 4Retirement35
Ret26 Flag of Spain.svg Emilio Alzamora Derbi 3Accident28
Ret42 Flag of Italy.svg Gioele Pellino Aprilia 3Accident34
Source: [8]

Championship standings after the race (motoGP)

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round thirteen has concluded. [9] [10]

Notes

  1. Disqualified for riding in an irresponsible manner.

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