First pole of the season goes to Mercado

Saturday, 12 April 2014 15:50 GMT

Barni 1st and 2nd on grid for Aragon opener.

After topping the free practice sessions throughout the weekend so far, Barni Racing Ducati have taken the opening Pole Position of the FIM Superstock 1000ccc Cup with Leandro Mercado grabbing the top spot from his new team mate Ondrej Jezek.

Christoffer Bergman (BWG Kawasaki) stole the final front row position with a blistering final lap, pushing Pedercini Kawasaki rider Lorenzo Savadori onto the second row.

Fabio Massei (EAB Racing Team Ducati) impressed on his new team debut by claiming 5th for tomorrow’s 13 lap race alongside Matthieu Lussiana (Team GARNIER by ASPI) who completes row two.