Magny-Cours World Superbike Superpole results: Gerloff claims maiden pole
Jonathan Rea was leading during the opening laps of the race, followed closely by Danilo Petrucci. Alvaro Bautista had to slow down due to a crash ahead of him, but he still managed to secure the fourth position. Gerloff set a stunning time and broke the lap record, surpassing Rea by over five tenths. Axel Bassani, the potential replacement for Rea, had a mechanical issue but still participated in Superpole. The Magny-Cours weekend schedule included various practice sessions, Superpole, and two races.