Australian MotoGP FP1 Results: Fastest Vinales, Zarco-13, Lorenzo-18!
The first free practice on Friday FP1 MotoGP takes place in wet conditions. The temperature of 19 degrees and slippery tracks make a dangerous track with many Moto3 and Moto2 racers falling, MotoGP class racers with 1000cc engines have to be careful. Here are the results of FP1 Australian MotoGP ..
The big news is the return of Johann Zarco on the MotoGP track this morning, replacing Takaaki Nakagami on the LCR. How the initial appearance, will be interesting to follow .. The initial lap led by Jack Miller but not long after Marc Marquez shifted Miller in the top position. Zarco currently ranks 11th out of 18 racers who recorded their time on FP1.
Jack Miller once again responded and topped the record for the Pramac Ducati team. Maverick Vinales came second on the Yamaha team with Marc Marquez third. Alex Rins is fourth from the Suzuki team and then Valentino Rossi fifth. Shortly afterwards in the 15th minute Marc led again with 1: 39,398, Miller +0.271, Vinales and Rossi ..
26 minutes remaining the drivers position: Maverick Vinales, Marc Marquez, Jack Miller, Valentino Rossi, Fabio Quartararo, Andrea Dovizioso, Pol Espargaro, Alex Rins, Danilo Petrucci, Oliveira, Syahrin, Morbidelli, Johann Zarco, Bagnaia, Crutchlow, Joan Mir, Kallio , Abraham, Aleix Espargaro, Jorge Lorenzo, Tito Rabat.
Maverick Vinales just accelerated by increasing lap time at 1: 38,957 (previously 1: 39,338), while his closest rival Marquez was seen at the pit stop. For a while Zarco improved his tenth position, he was the best Honda racer after Marquez (2nd), Crutchlow (13th) and Lorenzo (17th). But it’s still wet …