2013 French motorcycle Grand Prix

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Flag of France.svg   2013 French Grand Prix
Race details
Race 4 of 18 races in the
2013 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Bugatti Circuit.svg
Date19 May 2013
Official name Monster Energy Grand Prix de France [1]
Location Bugatti Circuit
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.185 km (2.600 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Marc Márquez Honda
Time 1:33.187
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Dani Pedrosa Honda
Time 1:43.597 on lap 15
Podium
First Flag of Spain.svg Dani Pedrosa Honda
Second Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Cal Crutchlow Yamaha
Third Flag of Spain.svg Marc Márquez Honda
Moto2
Pole position
Rider Flag of Japan.svg Takaaki Nakagami Kalex
Time 1:38.508
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Scott Redding Kalex
Time 1:39.117 on lap 19
Podium
First Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Scott Redding Kalex
Second Flag of Finland.svg Mika Kallio Kalex
Third Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Xavier Siméon Kalex
Moto3
Pole position
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Maverick Viñales KTM
Time 1:43.696
Fastest lap
Rider Flag of Spain.svg Maverick Viñales KTM
Time 1:43.916 on lap 24
Podium
First Flag of Spain.svg Maverick Viñales KTM
Second Flag of Spain.svg Álex Rins KTM
Third Flag of Spain.svg Luis Salom KTM

The 2013 French motorcycle Grand Prix was the fourth round of the 2013 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 17–19 May 2013 at the Bugatti Circuit in Le Mans, France.

2013 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season

The 2013 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season was the 65th Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme Road racing World Championship season. Jorge Lorenzo started the season as the defending World Champion, while Honda was the defending Manufacturers' Champion. Moto2 champion Marc Márquez joined the MotoGP grid with Repsol Honda and Moto3 champion Sandro Cortese entered Moto2, with Intact GP.

Le Mans Prefecture and commune in Pays de la Loire, France

Le Mans is a city in France on the Sarthe River. Traditionally the capital of the province of Maine, it is now the capital of the Sarthe department and the seat of the Roman Catholic diocese of Le Mans. Le Mans is a part of the Pays de la Loire region.

France Republic in Europe with several non-European regions

France, officially the French Republic, is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The metropolitan area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. It is bordered by Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany to the northeast, Switzerland and Italy to the east, and Andorra and Spain to the south. The overseas territories include French Guiana in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans. The country's 18 integral regions span a combined area of 643,801 square kilometres (248,573 sq mi) and a total population of 67.02 million. France is a unitary semi-presidential republic with its capital in Paris, the country's largest city and main cultural and commercial centre. Other major urban areas include Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Lille and Nice.

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Cal Crutchlow, Dani Pedrosa and Marc Marquez, celebrating on the podium after finishing second, first and third in the MotoGP race. Cal Crutchlow, Dani Pedrosa and Marc Marquez 2013 Le Mans 2.jpg
Cal Crutchlow, Dani Pedrosa and Marc Márquez, celebrating on the podium after finishing second, first and third in the MotoGP race.

Classification

MotoGP

Pos.No.RiderTeamManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
126 Flag of Spain.svg Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team Honda 2849:17.707625
235 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Cal Crutchlow Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 28+4.863420
393 Flag of Spain.svg Marc Márquez Repsol Honda Team Honda 28+6.949116
44 Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Dovizioso Ducati Team Ducati 28+10.087313
569 Flag of the United States.svg Nicky Hayden Ducati Team Ducati 28+18.4711011
619 Flag of Spain.svg Álvaro Bautista Go&Fun Honda Gresini Honda 28+23.561710
799 Flag of Spain.svg Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 28+27.96129
851 Flag of Italy.svg Michele Pirro Ignite Pramac Racing Ducati 28+40.775148
938 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Bradley Smith Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 28+41.40797
106 Flag of Germany.svg Stefan Bradl LCR Honda MotoGP Honda 28+1:00.99556
1129 Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Iannone Energy TI Pramac Racing Ducati 28+1:05.110135
1246 Flag of Italy.svg Valentino Rossi Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 28+1:16.36884
1341 Flag of Spain.svg Aleix Espargaró Power Electronics Aspar ART 27+1:24.200113
149 Flag of Italy.svg Danilo Petrucci Came IodaRacing Project Ioda-Suter 28+1:25.726162
1517 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Karel Abraham Cardion AB Motoracing ART 28+1:32.111181
165 Flag of the United States.svg Colin Edwards NGM Mobile Forward Racing FTR Kawasaki 28+1:40.60217
1770 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Michael Laverty Paul Bird Motorsport PBM 27+1 lap20
188 Flag of Spain.svg Héctor Barberá Avintia Blusens FTR 27+1 lap15
197 Flag of Japan.svg Hiroshi Aoyama Avintia Blusens FTR 27+1 lap24
Ret68 Flag of Colombia.svg Yonny Hernández Paul Bird Motorsport ART 20Retirement23
Ret14 Flag of France.svg Randy de Puniet Power Electronics Aspar ART 15Accident12
Ret52 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lukáš Pešek Came IodaRacing Project Ioda-Suter 15Retirement22
Ret71 Flag of Italy.svg Claudio Corti NGM Mobile Forward Racing FTR Kawasaki 7Retirement19
Ret67 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Bryan Staring Go&Fun Honda Gresini FTR Honda 1Accident21
[2] [3] [4]

Moto2

The race was red-flagged on lap 24 of 26 due to rain; the final results were taken from the end of lap 22. [5]

PosNoRiderManufacturerLapsTimeGridPoints
145 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Scott Redding Kalex 2236:43.583225
236 Flag of Finland.svg Mika Kallio Kalex22+1.0901020
319 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Xavier Siméon Kalex22+1.234516
477 Flag of Switzerland.svg Dominique Aegerter Suter 22+1.7011313
55 Flag of France.svg Johann Zarco Suter22+1.859311
654 Flag of Italy.svg Mattia Pasini Speed Up 22+12.272910
763 Flag of France.svg Mike Di Meglio Motobi 22+12.378129
860 Flag of Spain.svg Julián Simón Kalex22+29.712188
915 Flag of San Marino.svg Alex de Angelis Speed Up22+31.235197
104 Flag of Switzerland.svg Randy Krummenacher Suter22+31.535326
113 Flag of Italy.svg Simone Corsi Speed Up22+31.675305
1211 Flag of Germany.svg Sandro Cortese Kalex22+31.917174
1323 Flag of Germany.svg Marcel Schrötter Kalex22+35.778163
1496 Flag of France.svg Louis Rossi Tech 3 22+45.045212
1552 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Danny Kent Tech 322+45.151261
1617 Flag of Spain.svg Alberto Moncayo Speed Up22+55.45629
1772 Flag of Japan.svg Yuki Takahashi Moriwaki 22+59.88623
187 Flag of Indonesia.svg Doni Tata Pradita Suter22+1:02.09533
1940 Flag of Spain.svg Pol Espargaró Kalex22+1:06.4147
2044 Flag of South Africa.svg Steven Odendaal Speed Up22+1:48.00727
2155 Flag of Malaysia.svg Hafizh Syahrin Kalex21+1 lap25
2280 Flag of Spain.svg Esteve Rabat Kalex20+2 laps4
2397 Flag of Indonesia.svg Rafid Topan Sucipto Speed Up19+3 laps34
DSQ95 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Anthony West Speed Up22(+30.479) [6] 11
NC88 Flag of Spain.svg Ricard Cardús Speed Up22+1:29.65820
NC8 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Gino Rea FTR 12+10 laps31
Ret24 Flag of Spain.svg Toni Elías Kalex19Retirement14
Ret18 Flag of Spain.svg Nicolás Terol Suter17Accident6
Ret30 Flag of Japan.svg Takaaki Nakagami Kalex6Accident1
Ret12 Flag of Switzerland.svg Thomas Lüthi Suter4Retirement8
Ret81 Flag of Spain.svg Jordi Torres Suter2Accident15
Ret9 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Kyle Smith Kalex0Accident22
Ret49 Flag of Spain.svg Axel Pons Kalex0Accident24
Ret14 Flag of Thailand.svg Ratthapark Wilairot Suter0Accident28
OFFICIAL MOTO2 REPORT

Moto3

PosNoRiderManufacturerLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
125 Flag of Spain.svg Maverick Viñales KTM 2442:05.448125
242 Flag of Spain.svg Álex Rins KTM 24+1.264420
339 Flag of Spain.svg Luis Salom KTM 24+1.387516
494 Flag of Germany.svg Jonas Folger Kalex KTM 24+14.593313
512 Flag of Spain.svg Álex Márquez KTM 24+37.949711
684 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jakub Kornfeil Kalex KTM 24+40.2951410
75 Flag of Italy.svg Romano Fenati FTR Honda 24+43.325119
841 Flag of South Africa.svg Brad Binder Suter Honda 24+43.537128
910 Flag of France.svg Alexis Masbou FTR Honda 24+45.511107
1032 Flag of Spain.svg Isaac Viñales FTR Honda 24+45.67486
1117 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg John McPhee FTR Honda 24+51.452185
128 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Jack Miller FTR Honda 24+51.59264
1361 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Arthur Sissis KTM 24+58.713193
1419 Flag of Italy.svg Alessandro Tonucci FTR Honda 24+58.970162
1565 Flag of Germany.svg Philipp Öttl Kalex KTM 24+1:18.027281
1611 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Livio Loi Kalex KTM 24+1:18.38420
173 Flag of Italy.svg Matteo Ferrari FTR Honda 24+1:23.38830
189 Flag of Germany.svg Toni Finsterbusch Kalex KTM 24+1:27.72622
1922 Flag of Spain.svg Ana Carrasco KTM 24+1:27.75423
204 Flag of Italy.svg Francesco Bagnaia FTR Honda 24+1:27.86027
2153 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Jasper Iwema Kalex KTM 24+1:28.16529
2258 Flag of Spain.svg Juan Francisco Guevara TSR Honda 24+1:30.63124
2389 Flag of France.svg Alan Techer TSR Honda 24+1:30.84121
2457 Flag of Brazil.svg Eric Granado Kalex KTM 23+1 lap26
2529 Flag of Japan.svg Hyuga Watanabe FTR Honda 23+1 lap32
2618 Flag of France.svg Christophe Arciero Suter 23+1 lap33
Ret77 Flag of Italy.svg Lorenzo Baldassarri FTR Honda 20Accident13
Ret63 Flag of Malaysia.svg Zulfahmi Khairuddin KTM 19Accident15
Ret31 Flag of Finland.svg Niklas Ajo KTM 19Accident9
Ret95 Flag of France.svg Jules Danilo Kalex KTM 13Accident25
Ret23 Flag of Italy.svg Niccolò Antonelli FTR Honda 12Accident17
Ret66 Flag of Germany.svg Florian Alt Kalex KTM 6Retirement31
Ret44 Flag of Portugal.svg Miguel Oliveira Mahindra 4Accident2
DNS99 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Danny Webb Suter Honda Did not start
DNS7 Flag of Spain.svg Efrén Vázquez Mahindra Did not start
OFFICIAL MOTO3 REPORT

Championship standings after the race (MotoGP)

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round four has concluded. [7]

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