2016 Le Mans MotoGP FP4 Result: Lorenzo Dominates, Marquez & Rossi Follow

Jorge Lorenzo has stamped his authority on the field at Le Mans, dominating the last session of free practice for the MotoGP field before qualifying starts. Lorenzo and Marc Marquez swapped top spot in the first half of FP4, before Lorenzo opened a gap in the second half, his advantage ending up at over half a second. 

Marc Marquez ended the session in second, just ahead of Valentino Rossi, the only two men seemingly capable of matching the pace of Lorenzo. The two factory Ducatis followed, Andrea Iannone a fraction faster than Andrea Doviziosio, while Pol Espargaro was the first satellite bike once again, finishing in sixth.

Results:

Pos No. Rider Bike Time Diff Diff Previous
1 99 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 1'32.801    
2 93 Marc Marquez Honda 1'33.333 0.532 0.532
3 46 Valentino Rossi Yamaha 1'33.381 0.580 0.048
4 29 Andrea Iannone Ducati 1'33.493 0.692 0.112
5 4 Andrea Dovizioso Ducati 1'33.522 0.721 0.029
6 44 Pol Espargaro Yamaha 1'33.528 0.727 0.006
7 26 Dani Pedrosa Honda 1'33.749 0.948 0.221
8 35 Cal Crutchlow Honda 1'33.887 1.086 0.138
9 38 Bradley Smith Yamaha 1'33.940 1.139 0.053
10 45 Scott Redding Ducati 1'33.950 1.149 0.010
11 25 Maverick Viñales Suzuki 1'34.010 1.209 0.060
12 41 Aleix Espargaro Suzuki 1'34.164 1.363 0.154
13 6 Stefan Bradl Aprilia 1'34.189 1.388 0.025
14 50 Eugene Laverty Ducati 1'34.304 1.503 0.115
15 43 Jack Miller Honda 1'34.317 1.516 0.013
16 9 Danilo Petrucci Ducati 1'34.330 1.529 0.013
17 8 Hector Barbera Ducati 1'34.478 1.677 0.148
18 53 Tito Rabat Honda 1'34.652 1.851 0.174
19 68 Yonny Hernandez Ducati 1'34.926 2.125 0.274
20 76 Loris Baz Ducati 1'34.933 2.132 0.007
21 19 Alvaro Bautista Aprilia 1'35.139 2.338 0.206

 

Round Number: 
5
2016
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