Monteblanco BSB Test Results: Josh Brookes quickest on day two

VisionTrack Ducati's Josh Brookes sets the pace on day two of the British Superbike Championship test at Monteblanco, Spain

Josh Brookes - VisionTrack Ducati

Josh Brookes topped the timesheets on the second day of British Superbike Championship pre-season testing at Monteblanco as the underlined his title favourite status.

Riding the VisionTrack Paul Bird Motorsport Ducati, Brookes set his best lap time in the morning session with a 1m 37.424s proving seven tenths quicker than Jason O’Halloran’s Wednesday benchmark.

Danny Buchan was just a tenth off the former champion aboard the Massingberd-Mundy Kawasaki, with Hector Barbera getting to grips with the BMW S1000RR to go third for Rich Energy OMG Racing.

On a competitive day, O’Halloran was fourth quickest on the McAMS Yamaha but only two tenths from the top spot, ahead of Luke Mossey, Ryan Vickers and the Joe Francis, who continued to impress on the Lloyds & Jones PR Racing BMW.

Brookes’ team-mate Christian Iddon turned in the eighth best time from British Supersport Champion Jack Kennedy and Tommy Bridewell aboard the Oxford Ducati.

British Superbike Testing Results – Day 2/3

BSB Pre-Season Testing - Monteblanco, Spain [Day 2/3]
1Josh BrookesAUSVisionTrack DucatiDucati Panigale V4 R1m 37.424
2Danny BuchanGBRMassingberd-Mundy KawasakiKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 37.538
3Hector BarberaESPRich Energy OMG RacingBMW S1000RR1m 37.593
4Jason O'HalloranAUSMcAMS YamahaYamaha YZF-R11m 37.623
5Luke MosseyGBRRich Energy OMG RacingBMW S1000RR1m 37.657
6Ryan VickersGBRRAF Regular & ReservesKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 37.683
7Joe FrancisGBRLloyds & Jones PR RacingBMW S1000RR1m 37.803
8Christian IddonGBRVisionTrack DucatiDucati Panigale V4 R1m 37.832
9Jack KennedyIRLSantander Salt TAG RacingYamaha YZF-R11m 37.865
10Tommy BridewellGBROxford Racing ProductsDucati Panigale V4 R1m 37.092
11Tarran MackenzieGBRMcAMS YamahaYamaha YZF-R11m 38.062
12Peter HickmanGBRSmiths RacingBMW S1000RR1m 38.152
13Dan LinfootGBRSantander Salt TAG RacingYamaha YZF-R11m 38.402
14Lee JacksonGBRMassingberd-Mundy KawasakiKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 38.692
15Alex OlsenGBRSmiths RacingBMW S1000RR1m 38.817
16Storm StaceyGBRGR MotorsportKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 38.903
17Dean HarrisonGBRSilicone EngineeringKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 39.286
18Josh OwensGBRCDH RacingKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 39.546
19Graeme IrwinGBRTeam 64 MototsportKawasaki ZX-10RR1m 40.382
20Matt TrueloveGBRTruelove Brothers RacingYamaha YZF-R11m 40.899