The industrious press elves at Indianapolis Motor Speedway have been busy again, this time producing a transcript of the post-qualifying press conference. It follows below:
2011 RED BULL INDIANAPOLIS GP POST-QUALIFYING PRESS CONFERENCE
Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011
Casey Stoner, Ben Spies, Jorge Lorenzo, Marc Marquez, Nicolas Terol
MODERATOR: Ladies and gentlemen, a very warm welcome. It's the qualifying press conference, of course, for Round 12 for the MotoGP World Championship, Round 11 for Moto2 and the 125s. We're at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix.
In pole position in the MotoGP class, he also leads the World Championship, of course the Australian, Casey Stoner, riding the Repsol Honda; seventh pole position of the season. Casey also chasing his seventh Grand Prix of the season and his third successive victory.
Alongside him in the front row, it's the Yamaha duo of Ben Spies, who was in pole position, of course, last year, and the World Champion, Jorge Lorenzo, who won the race here two years ago.
In the Moto2 class, a typical Moto2 qualifying session. Checkered flag went out, Marc Marquez stole the pole position from Simone Corsi by 1000th of a second, and this is his fourth successive pole position.