The Italians set a fierce lap time, leading Ducati one-on-two to title rival Fabio Quartararo at Misano.
Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati Lenovo team) has a continuous P1 start as the Italians have won the third pole position of the year at the Oct Grand Prix in San Marino thanks to 1: 31.065. Number 63 broke the previous lap record, leading Bologna’s bullets 1-2, and teammate Jack Miller was about 0.249 seconds behind. There were collector’s items as championship leader Fabio Quartararo (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) crashed trying to find the speed to catch Banyaia, but the French are still in the front row.
How you won the pole battle
It was the electrical start of the second quarter, and Quartararo jumped out of the block and slammed Paul, but he wasn’t the only one. Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini) was the first rider to compete in Sub 1:32, but his stint at the top was short-lived as a series of riders got into the fun. Only two-tenths off Maverick Viñales (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini)’s 2020 record in P1.
When the second run began, the excitement was far from over. Riders really started pushing to find the world-changing millimeters. However, not everyone can cope with heat. The first to fall was Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team), who tried to keep pace with the rapid Banyaia. The eight-time champion washed the front on turn 9, and soon Aleix Espargaro joined the gravel. He also looked up at his game, so he is 15 years old.
Quartararo’s top lead was slender and couldn’t resist Paulman’s Banyaia’s scorching efforts to jump to the top of the timesheet with three-tenths of the time. It didn’t take long for Miller to mark, leaving Desmosedici 1 to 2 and Quartararo in 3rd place. When the French tried to find a reaction, he pushed the front end and got off with a right-handed turn 1. It put out a yellow flag, signaling the end of the session to many riders. Fortunately for El Diablo, he maintained the 13th front row start of the season, so no one could put together a lap to threaten his front row start.
Who makes up the rest of the Top 12?
Jorge Martin (Pramac Racing) complained of pain in his right leg, but with all four GP-21s sitting at the top, he took a P4 right in front of the injured Johann Zarco (Pramac Racing). Did not stop. Five. Pol Espargaro (Repsol Honda team) escaped the yellow flag clutch from Quartararo’s crash, his late charge gave him a second row start and demoted his teammate Marquez to the top of the third row. ..
Aleix Espargaro and Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Exter) are in line with 93rd, but Maverick Viñales has done a very good job of getting a P10 on his second weekend on the RS-GP. Did. The Spaniards finished ahead of Joan Mir (Team Suzuki Ecstar) and first-quarter graduate Enea Tierney (Avintia Espon Solama).
The talk time is over, the grid will be set at the San Marino Grand Prix, and the Premier Class will be off on Saturday at 14:00 pm. You can keep all actions on motogp.com up to date.
1. Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati Lenovo Team)-1: 31.065
2. Jack Miller (Ducati Lenovo Team) + 0.249
3. Fabio Quartararo (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) + 0.302
4. Jorge Martin (Pramac Racing) + 0.598
5. Johann Zarco (Pramac Racing) + 0.771
6. Pol Espargaro (Repsol Honda Team) + 0.858
7. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) + 0.870
8. Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini) + 0.872
9. Alex Rins (Suzuki Exter Team) + 0.952
10. Maverick Viñales (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini) + 1.056
Brilliant Banyaia blows up the road to the next pole
https://www.motogp.com/en/news/2021/09/18/brilliant-bagnaia-blasts-his-way-to-successive-poles/393553 Brilliant Banyaia blows up the road to the next pole