Bikes: Sert on Bol dOr Enduro pole

Suzuki Endurance Racing Team's Vincent Philippe, Mathieu Lagrive and Julien Da Costa are on pole for today's penultimate round of the World Endurance Championship at the Bol d'Or in France.

Team rider Da Costa set the pace on the GSX-R1000 with a blistering 1:41.493 lap to beat Yamaha GMT (1:41.520) and Yamaha Austria Racing Team (1:41.881)

SERT 2 riders William Costes, Guillaume Dietrich and Olivier Four will start from fifth position after setting a time of 1:42.252, while Junior Team Suzuki LMS Superstock class riders Kenny and Freddy Foray and Emeric Jonchiere qualified in seventh ahead of many of the permanent teams.

The start of the Bol d'Or will take place today at 1500 hrs.

Qualifying results: 1 SERT (Suzuki GSX-R1000) 1:41.493, 2 GMT 94 (Yamaha) 1:41.520, 3 Yamaha Austria Racing Team (Yamaha) 1:41.881, 4 Team Kawasaki France (Kawasaki) 1:41.930, 5 SERT 2 (Suzuki GSX-R1000) 1:42.252, 6 National Motos (Honda) 1:42.438, 7 Junior Team Suzuki MS (Suzuki GSX-R1000) 1:43.139, 8 Bolliger Team Switzerland (Kawasaki) 1:43.465, 9 Phase One Endurance (Yamaha) 1:43.540, 10 Yamaha Folch Endurance (Yamaha) 1:43.569.