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Entertainment Moto2 Spielberg FT1: Sam Lowes 0.016 seconds ahead of Marco Bezzecchi

13:26  14 august  2020
13:26  14 august  2020 Source:   motorsport-total.com

Moto2 Jerez (2): Enea Bastianini beats VR46 duo

 Moto2 Jerez (2): Enea Bastianini beats VR46 duo © Motorsport Images Enea Bastianini was unbeatable on race Sunday in Jerez First Moto2 victory for Enea Bastianini: The Kalex driver took over at the Grand Prix of Andalusia took the lead early and confidently brought them to the finish with a comfortable lead. With that he put the VR46 duo Luca Marini and Marco Bezzecchi (both Kalex) in second and third place. "I don't know how I did it," said Bastianini in Parc Ferme, surprised by the win.

Samuel Deane " Sam " Lowes (born 14 September 1990) is a British motorcycle racer originally from Lincoln, Lincolnshire competing in the Moto 2 World Championship for Kalex during 2020. He is the twin brother of World Superbike rider Alex Lowes .

Brad Binder took a lights-to-flag win at Phillip Island ahead of Ajo KTM teammate Jorge Martin as Moto 2 championship leader Alex Marquez struggled and finished only eighth. He still secured the best result of his rookie Moto 2 season and stood on the podium for the second time in Sam Lowes .

Sam Lowes bestätigte den Aufwärtstrend von Brünn © Motorsport Images Sam Lowes confirmed Brno's upward trend

Sam Lowes (Kalex) finished first free practice for the Austrian Grand Prix in first place ( to result ) . In good conditions, the Brit narrowly prevailed against his Kalex brand colleagues Marco Bezzecchi and Augusto Fernandez.

Bezzecchi was just 0.016 seconds short of the best time. Fernandez was also within striking distance of the leader, 0.044 seconds behind. Jorge Martin (Kalex) was fourth 0.129 seconds back. Jorge Navarro (Speed ​​Up) was the best non-Kalex rider in fifth.

The gaps were extremely close again. The top 20 were within 0.853 seconds. World Championship leader Enea Bastianini (Kalex) was ranked 13th and was 0.422 seconds back. The intact duo Tom Lüthi and Marcel Schrötter (both Kalex) also missed the jump into the top 10.

Tom Lüthi was rated 14th and would have a place in Q2 if it rained in FT2 and FT3 as announced. Marcel Schrötter would have to take the detour via Q1, because the German missed the jump into the top 14 in 20th place. Dominique Aegerter (NTS) finished the FT1 in 21st place.

Arnold Spielberg Dies: Father Of Steven Spielberg Was 103 .
Arnold Meyer Spielberg, electrical engineer and father of film director Steven Spielberg, passed away Aug. 25 of natural causes, Steven Spielberg’s production company Amblin announced Tuesday night. He was 103. A World War II veteran, Arnold Meyer Spielberg was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on February 6, 1917. He became interested in electricity as a little boy and went on to work for a number of electronics companies, from RCA and General Electric, to Electronic Arrays and SDS, to Burroughs and IBM.

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