During the MotoGP tests, Vinales showed the best results.November 22, 2018
Test races moto class took place over two days in Valencia. Rider team Yamaha managed to overtake Dovitziozo and Marquez, writes the publication Motosport.
Most athletes showed excellent results just on the second day of the tests, and the weather favored them. The environment was warm and dry, unlike a rainy weekend. The fastest was Maverick Vinales with a lap result – 1:30:57.
And this is despite the fact that during the session he fell. Nobody managed to improve this result; moreover, the driver also set the best time on the first day.
In the second place of the table, Andrea Dovizioso was placed, in the third place – Mark Marquez (he left the session on two prototypes of the Honda 2019 in various modifications). Franco Morbidelia showed excellent results – 1:31. He replaced Honda with a Yamaha M1, and next year, as part of the SIC team, he will drive on this sport bike.
In addition to Vinales, Andrea Iannone, Joan Zarco and Jonas Volger, who managed to break the technique at the tenth turn, fell from bikes. Moto2 champion Francesco Bagnaya was far behind and 11th, while Jorge Lorenzo, who replaced Dani Pedrosa in the Honda team, was only 12th.