SECOND EUROPEAN RACE AND SECOND PODIUM FOR SIMONE CORSI
Speed Up Team and Simone Corsi finish the race at Le Mans circuit taking a solid second seasonal podium. It was a stunning weekend for the roman rider, who got the second step of the podium standing up after Jerez crash. S imone starts from the first row, in third position, and after few laps he is behind the first Rins. He crosses the finish line in second position and he is now sixth in the World Championship Classification.
SIMONE CORSI (Speed Up Team # 24) 2°
“I am very satisfied, it was a good race today. After Jerez I really wanted to jump on the podium. Now we have to think and concentrate for the home race at Mugello’s circuit, where we need to keep working hard as we are doing. I thank my team for all they did!”
CORSI LOOKING FOR THE PODIUM PLACED FOURTH IN THE QUALIFYING SESSION
Speed Up Moto2’s Simone Corsi feels that the team has made progress and is pleased with his qualifying performance. The Speed Up rider will line up on the second row of the grid and he is ready to get on the podium! Today, team and rider found an effective setup and Simone could improve his laptime of about 6 tenths from the best lap scored during the free practice sessions.
SIMONE CORSI (Speed Up Team # 24) 1’37.168(4th)
“I’m happy with how the day went. This morning we did a good job finding good conditions and feelings for the qualifying of this afternoon. We got the fourth position, but only 2 tenths separate us from the top rider. I am confident for the race, we can be competitive and fight for the podium!”
GOOD START FOR SIMONE CORSI AND SPEED UP TEAM AT MONSTER ENERGY GRAND PRIX DE FRANCE
First day of free practices at Le Mans circuit, France. In the morning session, Simone Corsi got the best time on his Speed Up SF16 closing in 1’37.903. During the second session the team decided to test different setups from the first free practice whithout any improvements. Tomorrow’s final official free practice session will be essential for team and rider to find the best setting for the qualifying.
SIMONE CORSI (Speed Up Team # 24)
“Today was a positive day even though I am not satisfied with the position of this afternoon. Anyway, I got fifth after the two sessions with good pace and good feeling with the bike. Tomorrow we will adopt the same setup as this morning adjusting the rear. I like the circuit very much and I feel that, working hard, I can improve and compete for a good position on the official qualifying session”.