One of the most special races of the calendar of MotoGP. The circuit of Mugello receives the Italian Grand Prix, after one year of absence. This Friday the first free practice sessions of the highest category were held, leaving unexpected results and leaving some candidate well behind in the time table, who will have to improve in the next few hours.
Maverick Viñales he arrives very enthusiastic. The Spanish had his first daughter in the last hours, Nina. After delivery, she quickly flew to Mugello and showed the good weather on the track. The Spaniard set the fastest time on Friday, so far, with a lap of 1m46s593, confirming the improvements that Yamaha implemented for dry conditions.
As expected, Ducati I was going to place a motorcycle in the first three places, and the one indicated for this position was Johann zarco. The Frenchman took advantage of the top speed of his motorcycle to put himself in second place in the batch with a time of 1m46s802. However, the results of the Italian brand were not the best, since the second motorcycle was that of Pecco bagnaia, which was sixth.
The Suzuki They took a phenomenal step forward, at least in the first batch of the weekend. Alex Rins completed the podium of this first free practice session, with a time of 1m46s952. His teammate, Joan Mir ended immediately after him. The Champion marked a time of 1m47s176.
Marquez – Rossi
The two idols of the Motorcycle World Championship did not have the best of the sessions. The local pilot, Valentino rossiIt could only be 17th, almost two seconds behind Viñales. ‘Ok’ must accelerate in the second set to return to the high places. For its part, Marc Márquez He also did not find the rhythm and was just above Rossi, in 16th place, one tenth faster than the Italian.
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