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Front row in Australia for Marc Marquez, with Dani Pedrosa fifth
There was excitement until the closing stages once again in the qualifying session for the Australian Grand Prix, in which Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo battled for pole position until the very last moment. In the end, the best time of the day went to Lorenzo, with Marquez on... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo takes record-breaking Phillip Island pole
Defending world champion Jorge Lorenzo became the fastest motorcycle rider ever around the Phillip Island circuit today, taking pole position for tomorrow’s Australian Grand Prix. The 15-minute qualifying heat began in normal fashion with Lorenzo the first man out on track. Drama immediately unfolded as he collided with a... Read more
Luis Salom flies to Moto3 pole at Phillip Island
A magnificent qualifying session for Moto3 World Championship leader Luis Salom at Phillip Island gave the Red Bull KTM Ajo rider the top spot on the grid, with a time of 1:36.890. It is a second consecutive pole position and a fourth of the season for the Spaniard. In... Read more
Alex Rins 5th on Phillip Island grid, Alex Marquez 13th
Tomorrow a good start will be required if Alex Rins and Alex Marquez are to fight for the top positions in the Australian GP. Rins, chasing the lead of the Moto3 standings, will start from the second line of attack and will have to control the movements of title... Read more
Magnificent start for Maverick Viñales in Australia
The first day of free practice couldn’t have gone any better for Team Calvo. Maverick Viñales set the fastest time of the day and ruled the second session with an iron fist. And all this despite suffering a crash in the morning at the fastest point of the circuit.... Read more
Jordi Torres makes excellent start with 4th on day one at Phillip Island, Nico Terol 11th
Perhaps it was the new asphalt at Phillip Island, or perhaps the ever-present wind, but something strange meant that today some riders in Moto2 clocked their best times in the morning and others in the afternoon. The main candidates for the Moto2 crown fought for the fastest time in... Read more
Australian GP, Phillip Island: Day one Free Practice round-up – MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP It was reigning MotoGP™ World Champion Jorge Lorenzo who locked out both Friday practice sessions at Phillip Island ahead of the Tissot Australian Grand Prix. The Yamaha Factory Racing rider led Marc Marquez and Alvaro Bautista, while championship leader Marquez escaped an afternoon crash at Lukey Heights. Lap records were... Read more
A mix of issues hinder Aleix Espargaro on Phillip Island day one
Now that Casey Stoner is no longer on the MotoGP grid, other riders are attempting to dominate at Phillip Island this year. Lorenzo was the first to show his cards, dominating the first two practice sessions for the Australia GP. Neither Marquez nor Pedrosa, his main rivals in MotoGP... Read more
Phillip Island Free Practice gets underway with Marc Marquez 2nd and Dani Pedrosa 4th
It’s been a mixed day for the Repsol Honda riders, Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa, in preparation for Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix. This morning’s FP1 session went according to plan with both riders putting in fast laps on the new asphalt in Phillip Island and finishing 2nd and 4th respectively.... Read more
Luis Salom in top five on day one at Phillip Island
An intense day of work started the action at Phillip Island on Friday. The Red Bull KTM Ajo riders began with very good results in the first practice sessions of the weekend. Zulfahmi Khairrudin, third, and Luis Salom, fourth, were in the top five in both sessions, whilst Australian... Read more