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AMA Pro Racing Laguna Seca Friday 2012

Friday, July 27, 2012
DAYTONA SPORTBIKE
Martin Cardenas leads the Daytona SportBike field.
Martin Cardenas leads the Daytona SportBike field.

Geico Suzuki’s Martin Cardenas topped the timesheet in Friday’s Daytona SportBike practice session at Laguna Seca. The Colombian edged out the Graves Yamaha duo of Tommy Hayden and Cameron Beaubier. Ducshop Racing’s Jake Zemke rounds out the provisional front row aboard his Ducati 848. Dane Westby leads provisional Row 2, the M4 Suzuki rider second in the DSB points behind Cardenas.

Sharing the stage with MotoGP at the Laguna Seca round, Daytona SportBike will run a pair of qualifying sessions on Saturday. A second practice session is scheduled for Sunday morning, with the 20-lap DSB race preceding the MotoGP main event.

2012 Daytona SportBike Laguna Seca Friday Practice:
1. Martin Cardenas (Suzuki) 1:27.952
2. Tommy Hayden (Yamaha) 1:28.004
3. Cameron Beaubier (Yamaha) 1:28.465
4. Jake Zemke (Ducati) 1:28.568
5. Dane Westby (Suzuki) 1:28.577
6. Jake Gagne (Yamaha) 1:28.710
7. Tommy Aquino (Yamaha) 1:29.050
8. Fernando Amantini (Kawasaki) 1:29.491
9. Bobby Fong (Yamaha) 1:29.655
10. Cory West (Suzuki) 1:29.725
11. Aaron Gobert (Yamaha) 1:29.818
12. Huntley Nash (Yamaha) 1:29.855
13. Tyler OHara (Yamaha) 1:29.887
14. Michael Beck (Yamaha) 1:29.932
15. Joey Pascarella (Suzuki) 1.30.014

AMERICAN SUPERBIKE
 
As usual Josh Hayes ended the day fastest in the AMA’s premier SuperBike class. Aboard his Yamaha R1 Hayes was able to outpace the competition with a best lap time of 1’24.991. Roger Lee Hayden was the next fastest less than 0.4 seconds away from the reigning champ. Buell’s Geoff May was third-fastest aboard the V-Twin powered machine with Hayden’s teammate Ben Bostrom finishing in fourth one position ahead of Yoshimura Suzuki’s Chris Clark.

American SuperBike Friday Practice Results:
1. Josh Hayes (Yamaha) 1’24.991
2. Roger Hayden (Suzuki) 1’25.262
3. Geoff May (Buell) 1’25.540
4. Ben Bostrom (Suzuki) 1’25.977
5. Chris Clark (Suzuki) 1’26.020
6. Jake Holden (Honda) 1’26.063
7. Josh Herrin (Yamaha) 1’26.070
8. Danny Eslick (Buell) 1’26.354
9. Taylor Knapp (Suzuki) 1’26.360
10. Blake Young (Suzuki) 1’26.509
11. Larry Pegram (BMW) 1’26.927
12. Steve Rapp (Kawasaki) 1’27.291
13. David Anthony (Suzuki) 1’27.633
14. Chris Ulrich (Suzuki) 1’27.880
15. Ricky Corey (Yamaha) 1’28.057
16. Glenn Allerton (BMW) 1’28.073
17. Stefan Nebel (KTM) 1’28.685
18. Reno Karimian (Kawasaki) 1’30.222
19. Jordan Burgess (Suzuki) 1’30.753
20. Johnny Rock Page (Suzuki) 1’30.839
21. Ivan Sala (Suzuki) 1’30.848
22. Bostjan Skubic (Suzuki) 1’31.398

MOTORCYCLE-SUPERSTORE.COM SUPERSPORT

Dustin Dominguez ended Friday the fastest in the Motorcycle-Superstore.com SuperSport class. Dominguez used the power of his Triumh to destroy the competition lapping Laguna’s 11-turn road course nearly a full second faster than Hayden Gillim. James Rispoli finished the day third-fastest in front of Jack Lewis and Corey Alexander.

Motorcycle-Superstore.com AMA SuperSport Friday Qualifying Results:
1. Dustin Dominguez (Triumph) 1’29.287
2. Hayden Gillim (Yamaha) 1’30.388
3. James Rispoli (Suzuki) 1’30.436
4. Jake Lewis (Suzuki) 1’30.576
5. Corey Alexander (Suzuki) 1’30.845
6. Garrett Willis (Kawasaki) 1’30.903
7. Tomas Puerta (Yamaha) 1’31.022
8. Stefano Mesa (Yamaha) 1’31.068
9. Sebastiao Ferreira (Yamaha) 1’31.481
10. Elena Myers (Suzuki) 1’31.555
11. Ryan Matter (Yamaha) 1’31.945
12. Travis Ohge (Yamaha) 1’32.034
13. Wyatt Farris (Yamaha) 1’32.131
14. David Sadowski Jr. (Suzuki) 1’32.542
15. Matthew Sadowski (Suzuki) 1’32.557
16. Javelin Broderick (Yamaha ) 1’32.717
17. Charles Weaver (Yamaha ) 1’32.796
18. Tyler Linders (Yamaha) 1’32.844
19. Colter Dimick (Yamaha) 1’32.979
20. Devon McDonough (Yamaha) 1’33.009
21. Nadr Riad (Yamaha ) 1’33.610
22. Roi Holster (Yamaha ) 1’33.637
23. Sahar Zvik (Yamaha ) 1’33.647
24. Lucas Huff (Yamaha ) 1’33.984
25. Matt Schrag (Yamaha ) 1’34.345
26. Thomas G. Montano (Honda) 1’34.446
27. Neill Herbert (Yamaha) 1’34.483
28. Zach Herrin (Yamaha) 1’34.552
29. Loren Black (Yamaha) 1’34.585
30. Ryan Haddock (Yamaha) 1’35.135
31. Josh Chisum (Honda) 1’35.385
32. Greg Schmidt (Ducati) 1’36.057
33. Nick Grice (Yamaha) 1’36.330
34. Michael Pond (Yamaha) 1’36.344
35. Aaron Hersh (Yamaha) 1’36.727
36. JC Gibbs (Yamaha) 1’36.916
37. Bruce Bleecker (Yamaha) 1’37.103
38. Jorge Castro (Yamaha) 1’37.221
39. Oscar Covarrubias (Kawasaki) 1’37.232
40. Jacob Brown (Yamaha) 1’37.317
41. Marcus Wilkerson (Yamaha) 1’37.326
42. Jon Appelt (Yamaha) 1’37.835
43. Danielle Diaz (Suzuki) 1’37.900
44. Ricky Brown (Suzuki) 1’37.992
45. Howard Crow (Ducati) 1’38.539
46. Phil Horwitz (Yamaha) 1’39.168
47. Ron Gentile (Yamaha) 1’39.182
48. Luke Luciano (Yamaha) 1’39.253
49. Shelina Moreda (Yamaha) 1’39.298
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