The first day of free practice of MotoGP and the biggest riders in the paddock had mixed results. After a first round with quite fast times, the teams sought to simulate the qualifying times, so the results of this second session seem to be the fastest of the free practice sessions of the Italian Grand Prix.
Unlike the early part of the morning, Yamaha could not get up and as expected, Ducati he became strong on the long straights of the Mugello circuit. Francesco Bagnaia he was left with the fastest time of Friday morning. The Italian scored a lap of 1m46s147 and almost guaranteed his entrance to Q2 this Saturday.
The second of the batch was again Alex Rins. The man of Suzuki He showed again that he is a serious candidate to stay with the pole position this Saturday. With a time of 1m46s218, the Spanish closed a very positive day for his team. Joan MirLast MotoGP champion, he lost a lot of pace and is out of Q2 for now.
Franco Morbidelli It was the best Yamaha of Friday’s free practice. The Italian was left with a time of 1m46s331 and confirmed the improvements that the Japanese brand installed in the tests of Sherry. After a French Grand Prix very complicated, ‘Morbido’ will try to get back on the podium in a circuit as complicated as that of Mugello.
Marquez – Rossi
Marc Márquez He was able to improve his lap times, but at the moment he is not enough to get into the fight for pole position. The Spaniard was 13th, eight tenths behind the leader of the event. For its part, Valentino rossi ended on Friday with the worst times. The Italian finished second to last, almost two seconds behind Bagnaia and his teammate.
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