Archive - Race Or Practice Result

August 28th, 2015

2015 Silverstone MotoGP FP2 Result: Lorenzo Edges Marquez

Jorge Lorenzo has taken charge of the MotoGP class at Silverstone once again, putting in a fast lap early, beating his own fastest lap from this morning by nearly six tenths of a second, then upping the pace at the end. Marc Marquez tried to chase Lorenzo down, but came up just few hundredths short to end in 2nd. Bradley Smith had a very strong session, ending FP2 in 3rd, just under two tenths off the pace of Lorenzo, and threatening Lorenzo's time on his fast lap, before losing out at the end.

Dani Pedrosa was the second Repsol Honda time, hugely improving his time from the morning. Andrea Dovizioso ended the session in 5th, just ahead of Aleix Espargaro, who put in a fast lap at the end to jump into the top 10. Aleix finished ahead of his brother Pol, the Tech 3 Yamaha rider ending in 7th, ahead of the second factory Ducati of Andrea Iannone. Iannone had a small crash towards the end of the session, but walked away unharmed.

Scott Redding ended FP2 in 9th, after a strong start to free practice, while Valentino Rossi sneaked into 10th, the Movistar Yamaha rider only just securing his spot in Q2 by a hundredth of a second.


2015 Silverstone Moto3 FP2 Result: Fenati Leads Antonelli

Romano Fenati topped the afternoon session for the Moto3 class at Silverstone, beating fellow Italian Niccolo Antonelli into 2nd. Alexis Masbou had strong session to take 3rd, while Jorge Navarro ended the session in 4th. After missing the morning session when a stone hit the bike and caused an oil leak, Kent ended FP2 in 6th, three quarters of a second behind Fenati. Enea Bastianini had fast crash during the session, and ended down in 26th.


2015 Silverstone Moto2 FP1 Result: Zarco Edges Lowes

Johann Zarco has topped the first session of free practice for the Moto2 class at Silverstone. The Frenchman was fast early, but came under sustained attack from Sam Lowes, the British rider swapping top spot with Zarco in the session, and coming up just short of Zarco at the end. Jonas Folger took 3rd spot, ahead of Tito Rabat and Lorenzo Baldassarri.


2015 Silverstone MotoGP FP1 Result: Marquez Scorches Into Early Lead

Marc Marquez has started Silverstone in determined mood, topping the first session of free practice for the MotoGP class from early in the session and never relinquishing his lead. Jorge Lorenzo ended the sesssion in second, but four tenths slower than Marquez, and nearly half a second faster than his teammate Valentino Rossi. A brace of Ducatis followed, Andrea Iannone ahead of his teammate Andrea Dovizioso. Scott Redding had a strong first session, ending FP1 in 6th, less than two tenths behind Rossi in 3rd, and first satellite rider. Bradley Smith put the Tech 3 Yamaha into 7th, ahead of Dani Pedrosa.

With good weather expected this afternoon, and the possibility of rain on Saturday, the FP2 session this afternoon is likely to be crucial, and hard fought. A top 10 spot will be vital in FP2 if riders are to avoid the ignominy of going through Q1.


2015 Silverstone Moto3 FP1 Result: Navarro Leads As Kent Suffers Technical Problem

Jorge Navarro kicked off the British Grand Prix as fastest Moto3 rider, the Estrella Galicia man topping the timesheets on a cold but sunny Silverstone. Navarro put his Honda in front of a gaggle of KTMs, with Brad Binder at the lead, Isaac Viñales - now substituting for Niklas Ajo - and Miguel Oliveira, while Enea Bastianini took 5th slot. The day got off to a bad start for Danny Kent, the British rider suffering a technical problem with his Leopard Racing Honda, oil leaking from the engine, Kent forced to park up and sit out the session.


August 16th

2015 Brno Moto2 Race Result: A Dominant Win In A Dominant Season

Results Below:

2015 Brno Moto3 Warm Up Result: Oliveira In Command


August 15th

2015 Brno MotoGP FP4 Result: Lorenzo Sets A Scorching Pace

Jorge Lorenzo has topped the final session of free practice for the MotoGP class at Brno, the Movistar Yamaha rider going fast from the off, setting his quickest lap on his first flying lap, and laying down a withering pace. Teammate Valentino Rossi was 2nd fastest, Rossi close to Lorenzo's pace on his second run out of the pits, but coming a tenth short to catch the Spaniard. Marc Marquez finished the session as 3rd fastest, ahead of the Ducati duo of Andrea Iannone and Andrea Dovizioso, Iannone posting a particularly impressive string of 1'56s in his run. Dani Pedrosa ended the session in 6th, still struggling with a severely painful foot, but quick nonetheless.


2015 Brno Moto3 Qualifying Result: Fierce Fight Ends In Close Finish

Results and summary of Moto3 qualifying practice: