"The position in the grid is good"
Alex Barros will start from position five in the second row of the grid. In the second qualifying he finished 7th with a 1'39.858 lap time. Only some hours later he improved this time again. With a 1'39.419 he was the fifth fastest rider.
was pleased of his Klaffi Honda Fireblade. The new engine was better than before and powerful as he expected it to be. The suspension was also okay – so best conditions for Alex to ride though he prefers the old style of the TT Circuit. His opinion is that the track lost a lot of its unique character.
Alex Barros: "With the new engine we made a good step in the right direction. It is the way I prefer and we hope to continue like this. The view for tomorrow is very confidential. The position in the grid is good and starts go very good. I think I have a good possibility to make a good job tomorrow in the case it is dry. In the rain it will be a surprise.
But it will be a surprise for everybody."