Motorcycles MotoGP in Barcelona FT3: Yamaha double top - Rossi directly in Q2
Petronas-Yamaha: Does Rossi and Morbidelli succeed in compensation?
Valentino Rossi brings magere four points and Franco Morbidelli goes completely empty: After the flap at the start, the Petronas pilots hope for improvement The Petronas Yamaha team experienced a disappointing season opener last weekend. After the good qualifying of Valentino Rossi and the strong Longruns of Franco Morbidelli in training and testing team boss Razlan Razali was able to make hope for podium places of his drivers.
Yamaha double tip: Petronas-Pilot Franco Morbidelli Marked on Saturday morning in Barcelona a new best time of 1: 38.929 minutes and referred Yamaha Werkspilot Fabio Quartararo to just two place. Miguel Oliveira secured and KTM three.
for MotoGP Rookie Enea Bastianini started training with a fall: The Avintia pilot slipped at the beginning of curve 5 over the front wheel and sank his Ducati in the gravel. On Saturday, the grip ratios remained difficult. Again, various combinations of tire mixes were seen.
Quartararo pips Miller for fastest time in Sunday MotoGP test
Yamaha’s Fabio Quartararo beat Ducati’s Jack Miller by 0.077s to record the fastest time on the second day of MotoGP testing in Qatar. © Gold and Goose / Motorsport Images Fabio Quartararo, Yamaha Factory Racing As is typical during the Qatar test, the Losail circuit was sparsely populated in the early part of the session, with KTM test rider Dani Pedrosa setting the early pace at 1m58.290s as one of just four runners on track in the first hour. Pramac’s Johann Zarco rounded out Hour 2 fastest of all with a 1m55.
KTM Pilot Miguel Oliveira, which yesterday ranked only in 14th place, subbed his Friday time as one of the first and first sat down at the top. The majority of the field focused on the work with used tires in the initial phase. Many tinked on the set-up to find a little more grip.
in the last 20 minutes of training gradually moved up and after more drivers fresh tires. The fight for the top 10 places for direct collection in Q2 was opened. Quartararo extruded Oliveira from the top and as the first driver at this MotoGP weekend the brand of 1:39 minutes.
The World Cup Leader gained a projection of half a second. But the competition also laid again. Quartararos upholstery shrinked. With his final round, Morbidelli eventually moved over and put 46 thousandths between himself and his former teammates.
Fabio Quartararo captures MotoGP victory in another tight finish at Losail circuit in Qatar
Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo rallies to defeat Johann Zarco and Jorge Martin in a tight MotoGP finish at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar.The Frenchman charged from a midpack start, outdistancing two Ducati riders from Pramac Racing. New points leader Johann Zarco finished second, and rookie Jorge Martin started on the pole position and led 18 laps before yielding the lead to Quartaro and finishing third.
Even oliveira were missing at third place only 0.122 seconds on the top. The top 5 with Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati) and Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia) on the places four and five separated one and a half tenths. In general, the distances were conceivable closely. So the fastest ten riders were within 0.497 seconds.
Brad Binder (KTM) led the second half of the top 10 as a sixth. Johann Zarco (Pramac-Ducati) finished seven thanks to his faster Friday. Behind him Maverick Vinales (Yamaha), Joan me (Suzuki) and Valentino Rossi (Petronas-Yamaha), who mastered the direct debit in Q2 this time.
He displaced Jack Miller in the finalsprint still in the eleven place. The Ducati pilot must therefore later compete in Q1. With him, among other things, all four Honda drivers fight for the subsequent jump in Q2. Pol Espargaro became fourtenth; Marc Marquez ended the training with 0.772 seconds residue on 15.
directly for Q2 are qualified:
Franco Morbidelli (Petronas-Yamaha)
Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha)
Miguel Oliveira (KTM)
Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati)
Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia )
Brad Binder (KTM)
Johann Zarco (Pramac-Ducati)
Maverick Vinales (Yamaha)
Joan me (Suzuki)
Valentino Rossi (Petronas-Yamaha)
WSBK Donington FT3: Folger crashes in the wet, Rea with power demonstration .
© Motorsport Images Jonas Folger missed by a fall valuable training time while the two Friday trainings at the Superbike World Cup in Donington could take place on a dry route, it rained over Night strong. In FT3, the 21 WSBK pilots found completely wet conditions. Nevertheless, the training time was used intensively, because even for the rest of the weekend rain is predicted. for Jonas Folger was a good news of the weather exchange. In wet, the German was always competitive in the past.