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2015 Argentina MotoGP Race Result: Winning The (Extra) Hard Way

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2015 Argentina Moto2 Race Result: An Initial First And A First Second

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2015 Argentina Moto3 Race Result: Why Yes, He'll Have Seconds

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2015 Argentina Moto2 Warm Up Result: Lowes Lays Down The Law

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2015 Argentina Moto3 Warm Up Result: Kent Edges Vazquez

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2015 Argentina Moto2 QP Result: Different Hemisphere, Different Pole

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2015 Argentina MotoGP FP4 Result: Marquez Tightens His Grip

In the tire selection contest known as FP4, Marc Marquez emerged as the fastest rider as the first qulaifying session loomed. Cal Crutchlow continued his strong showing one-tenth of a second off Marquez pace. Jorge Lorenzo, looking quick for the first time all weekend, grabbed third as all of the riders worked less for time and more for determining which tires combinations will work for a full race distance on the hot, abrasive track. 

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2015 Argentina Moto3 QP Result: Pulling A Rabbit Out Of A Lap

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2015 Argentina Moto2 FP3 Result: Lowes Leads But Pack Closes In

Sam Lowes set a new lap record at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit to claim the top spot in FP3 Saturday. Lowes was the sole rider in the 1'42s. Even so it's a tighly bunched field with a one second margin from first to 21st. 

However Lowes, who was first in Austin one week ago, finished only four-hundredths of a second over Johann Zarco (2nd) and eight hundredths better that Alex Rins (3rd). Tito Rabat claimed fourth.

The first through fourth FP3 ranking mirrored the finishing order in Texas one week ago. Qatar race-winner Jonas Folger was fifth as temperatures continued to climb.

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2015 Argentina MotoGP FP3 Result: Marquez Finds A Little Extra

Marc Marquez managed to pull a slim advantage over the field in the third free practice Saturday at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina. Marquez's narrow margin over Cal Crutchlow -- three hundredths of a second -- mirrors what ended up as the smallest differential for the entire field this year: Less than a second separates first through 13th and it is less than three seconds between top spot and 21st and last bike, Alex De Angelis' ART. 

The Andreas' Ducatis grabbed the next two slots -- Ianonne 3rd and Dovizioso 4th -- closely followed by the story of the weekend thus far: Aleix Espargaro's factory Suzuki which led the first two practices. The factory Yamahas of Jorge Lorenzo (6th) and Valentino Rossi (7th) spent much of the session outside the top 10. But late in FP3 with a slightly softer rear tires in place, both climbed into the top 10 and earned a spot in Q2. Danilo Petrucci put his satellite Ducati into 8th. Right on his heels is the second factory Suzuki of MotoGP rookie Maverick Vinales.

2015 Argentina Moto3 FP3 Result: Kent Clears Out

Danny Kent made one thing clear to his rivals during FP3 Saturday at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina: Pick up the pace or fight for second place. Kent's 1'48.854 put him three-tenths of a second clear of the field, set the fastest-ever Moto3 lap at the new circuit and ecliped the record set by Alex Marquez last year.

Efren Vazquez came in second fastest, two-tenths ahead of Miguel Oliveira. Fabio Quartararo continued the remarkable start of his international racing career with fourth, closely followed by John McPhee (5th). Qatar race-winner, Alexis Masbou, arrived in sixth, seven-tenths shy of the leader. The top ten riders are separated by one second.

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2015 Argentina Moto2 FP2 Result: Zarco Battles Back

Johann Zarco climbed back to the top of the perch just ahead of Sam Lowes by a six-hundredths of a second at the Termas do Rio Hondo circuit Friday. Zarco's 1'43.239 puts him two seconds faster than his FP2 time from 2014. Sam Lowes, winner last week in Austin, came in a tenth back. 

Mika Kallio, who was slightly off the pace at COTA and again in Argentina in FP1, appears to found some addiitonal pace for FP2 and finished just a tenth off Zarco's pace. Points leader and Moto2 rookie Alex Rins  came in 10th, six-tenths back. 

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2015 Argentina MotoGP FP2 Result: Suzuki Parties Like It's 2007

Aleix Espargaro shocked the field with a 1'38.776 lap to lead the second practice at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit Friday in Argentina. Espargaro's time pushed the Spanish rider more than half of a second clear of second place and put Suzuki on top of the timesheet for the second practice in a row. 

Suzuki, which this year retured to MotoGP after a three-year absence from motorcycle road racing's top class, has not led two MotoGP practices since former MotoGP rider John Hopkins topped FP2 and FP3 in China in 2007 (according to MotoMatters.com Netherlands-based analytics department).  With the strong, top-10 showing by the two-bike team in Austin last week, development of the new GSX-RR appears to be ahead of schedule.

Andrea Iannone put in a late fast lap to take second from World Champion Marc Marquez (3rd).  Cal Crutchlow also put in his quick lap near the session's end to grab fourth. Andrea Dovisioso completed the top five, slightly more than six-tenths slower that Espargaro's Suzuki. Yamaha factory riders remained off the pace with Jorge Lorenzo in seventh and Valentino Rossi in ninth. 

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