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for Yamaha Werkspilot Fabio Quartararo, who clearly leads the MotoGP overall standings 2021, is the Training day to thewith P7 in the combined result. But
: While Quartararo in theinitially entered a dry slopes on P7, he finished only on P18 in , which was identified by rain. The weather forecast is currently changeable for both Saturday and Sunday and makes further rain showers expect, especially for the afternoon lessons.
Quartararo's problem: "In the fast curves I had zero feeling", the World Cup leader, but believes that it is primarily on the motorcycle and the vote - not at the track or the tire.
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Quartararo sees room for improvements
"In the afternoon we tried it with a completely different vote and that was also a little bit better," says Quartararo. Why did he then just cut off in the session result only on P18? "That was a bit unhappy. Although I improved my lap time, but with a lap in which I was in no single sector as fast as before."
"That's why I believe that there is still room for improvements. As a realistic position I would look at one in the top 12", as Quartararo, who concludes: "My driving experience was a bit better, but so really comfortable I have myself Nevertheless, not felt yet. "
Morbidelli will "always remember"
for Franco Morbidelli on the first day in the work team was the training freight day in Misano the debut in the Yamaha work team. After his, the Italian now confesses on Friday after his first rounds in dark blue: "On this day I will always remember."
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At Petronas-Yamaha, Morbidelli without exception drove the 2019er Yamaha. On Friday, now he sat on the 2021 first. Based on the differences, he can not say anything concrete after the majority rainy day: "I'd like to say something to the difference between the two bikes, but today I could just do not feel anything."
because after three months without a round on a motogp bike, the first rounds in the morning training felt "as in a spaceship", describes Morbidelli with a grin and wants to wait with concrete statements about the 2021 bike, until he's right again is in the driving rhythm.
and about his left knee, which was operated to him at the end of June and that was the reason that he had to omit five Grands Prix, reports Morbidelli: "In the morning, the knee prepared me greater problems than in the afternoon. Of course, that is because of it Because the loads in the wet are simply not that high, but also because I have found a slightly more comfortable position for the leg on the footrest. The more I have tried, the better it was. "
Hamilton against stages in the advantage - heavy rain threatens .
max stages can not be disturbed. Neither his starting place at the end of the field at the Grand Prix of Russia Still the weather forecast can bring the title challenger of Formula 1 from the concept. © Sergei Grits / AP / DPA Lewis Hamilton was able to win the race in Sochi four times. «Let's wait for the weather in the end," said the 23 year old Red Bull Pilot.