2014 Argentina Moto3 FP1 Result: Miller Proves A Quick Learner

Jack Miller continued where he left off in the previous race setting the fast lap at the new Termas de Río Hondo Circuit in Argentina on Friday.  Miller's 1'51.929 in the first free practice put him more than seven-tenths of a second clear of second-fastest Efren Vazquez.

Danny Kent, another tenth back, rounded out the top three as the riders worked to learn the 4.806 km (2.986 miles) course with five left-hand turns and nine right. The course, new to to the MotoGP series, is holding its first motocycle races this weekend.

Miller, winner of the first two races of the season, set his fast lap with about five minutes to go in practice. Expect times to drop as riders put down additional rubber and find the fast line over the course of the weekend.

Results:

Pos. No. Rider Bike Time Diff. /Prev.
1 8 Jack MILLER KTM 1'51.929  
2 7 Efren VAZQUEZ Honda 1'52.662 0.733 / 0.733
3 52 Danny KENT Husqvarna 1'52.765 0.836 / 0.103
4 32 Isaac VIÑALES KTM 1'53.050 1.121 / 0.285
5 44 Miguel OLIVEIRA Mahindra 1'53.056 1.127 / 0.006
6 12 Alex MARQUEZ Honda 1'53.163 1.234 / 0.107
7 33 Enea BASTIANINI KTM 1'53.355 1.426 / 0.192
8 23 Niccolò ANTONELLI KTM 1'53.360 1.431 / 0.005
9 58 Juanfran GUEVARA Kalex KTM 1'53.434 1.505 / 0.074
10 84 Jakub KORNFEIL KTM 1'53.472 1.543 / 0.038
11 98 Karel HANIKA KTM 1'53.634 1.705 / 0.162
12 17 John MCPHEE Honda 1'53.828 1.899 / 0.194
13 11 Livio LOI Kalex KTM 1'53.923 1.994 / 0.095
14 41 Brad BINDER Mahindra 1'53.938 2.009 / 0.015
15 31 Niklas AJO Husqvarna 1'54.035 2.106 / 0.097
16 5 Romano FENATI KTM 1'54.090 2.161 / 0.055
17 10 Alexis MASBOU Honda 1'54.113 2.184 / 0.023
18 19 Alessandro TONUCCI Mahindra 1'54.140 2.211 / 0.027
19 55 Andrea LOCATELLI Mahindra 1'54.180 2.251 / 0.040
20 57 Eric GRANADO KTM 1'54.209 2.280 / 0.029
21 22 Ana CARRASCO Kalex KTM 1'54.535 2.606 / 0.326
22 42 Alex RINS Honda 1'54.699 2.770 / 0.164
23 38 Hafiq AZMI KTM 1'54.822 2.893 / 0.123
24 43 Luca GRÜNWALD Kalex KTM 1'55.121 3.192 / 0.299
25 95 Jules DANILO Mahindra 1'55.282 3.353 / 0.161
26 3 Matteo FERRARI Mahindra 1'55.298 3.369 / 0.016
27 21 Francesco BAGNAIA KTM 1'55.389 3.460 / 0.091
28 9 Scott DEROUE Kalex KTM 1'55.562 3.633 / 0.173
29 61 Arthur SISSIS Mahindra 1'55.590 3.661 / 0.028
30 63 Zulfahmi KHAIRUDDIN Honda 1'55.721 3.792 / 0.131
31 51 Bryan SCHOUTEN Mahindra 1'56.665 4.736 / 0.944
32 65 Philipp OETTL Kalex KTM 1'57.448 5.519 / 0.783
33 4 Gabriel RAMOS Kalex KTM 1'58.673 6.744 / 1.225

 

Round Number: 
3
2014
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