France GP: Jordi Torres in pole position

France GP: Jordi Torres in pole position

The Epole of the MotoE World Cup 2020 at the Le Mans circuit is completed. Jordi Torres (Pons Racing) was the fastest in the single lap with the time of 1'43.843. The Spaniard achieves his second EPole, ahead of Matteo Ferrari (TRENTINO Gresini MotoE ) 1'44.172 and of Mike Di Meglio (EG0,0 Marc VDS) with the time of 1'44.480.

Big step forward compared to free practice for Dominique Aegerter (Dynavolt Intact GP) and for Alejandro Medina (Aspar team) which lowers his time by almost two seconds.

Unlucky Epole for Mattia Casadei (Sic58 Squadra Corse) who lost the front a few curves from the finish line and for Alex De Angelis (OCTO Pramac MotoE ) that crashed in the warm-up lap; both will start from the last row in the afternoon race.

Tommaso Marcon (Tech3 E-Racing) will have to move back three positions on the starting grid for the penalty following the accident in Misano.

Here are the times of the Epole of this afternoon's race:

POS. N. Nat. Rider Team Time Gap
1 40 Jordi TORRES Join Contract Pons 40 1'43.843
2 11 Matteo FERRARI TRENTINO Gresini MotoE 1'44.172 0,329
3 63 Mike DI MEGLIO EG 0,0 Marc VDS 1'44.480 0,637
4 16 Joshua HOOK OCTO Pramac MotoE 1'44.487 0,644
5 77 Dominique AEGERTER Dynavolt Intact GP 1'44.503 0,660
6 7 Niccolo CANEPA LCR E-Team 1'44.575 0,732
7 55 Alejandro MEDINA Openbank Aspar Team 1'44.656 0,813
8 10 Xavier SIMEON LCR E-Team 1'44.721 0,878
9 51 Eric GRANADO Avintia Esponsorama Racing 1'44.888 1,045
10 66 Niki TUULI Ajo MotoE 1'45.053 1,210
11 70 Tommaso MARCON Tech 3 E-racing 1'45.236 1,393
12 6 Maria HERRERA Openbank Aspar Team 1'45.558 1,715
13 18 Xavier CARDELUS Avintia Esponsorama Racing 1'46.051 2,208
14 61 Alessandro ZACCONE TRENTINO Gresini MotoE 1'46.457 2,614
15 35 Lukas TULOVIC Tech 3 E-racing 1'46.497 2,654
16 84 Jakub KORNFEIL WithU Motorsport 1'47.356 3,513
nc 15 Alex DE ANGELIS OCTO Pramac MotoE nd 0,000
nc 27 Mattia CASADEI Ongetta SIC58 Squadra Corse nd 0,000

The sixth race of MotoE World Cup will start in the afternoon at 16 pm (local time).

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