Dani Pedrosa gets the pole position for the GP of Spain in Jerez

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Dani Pedrosa returns to taste the honey of a pole. The
Honda pilot, that is not he got the best time in a Q2 of MotoGP from the GP
Malaysia 2015, has put all the meat on the grill to beat in Jerez at
his compatriot Marc Marquez in a qualifying session held at Jerez in
key of Honda. However, Marquez has finished second to 49 thousandths
companion box, while Cal Crutchlow has secured the third place.
Maverick Viñales will start fourth in Jerez after finishing four tenths of the
time marked by the ’26’.

Andrea Iannone and Aleix Espargaró got access to the Q2
after scoring the best time in Q1 in a battle in which against all
forecast out losing the Ducati Danilo Petrucci and Andrea Dovizioso.
In fact,
‘Dovi’ let the negative note of the day after filming very far from
the times of Jorge Lorenzo, who got into Q2 with his best result
from who is dressed in Ducati red. Q1 in addition served to confirm
the good
sensations of the new motor KTM
. In fact, Pol Espargaró and Bradley Smith have
been to four-tenths of get through to the second round of the
classification.

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The decisive Q2 left evident from the first bars that the fight for pole was going to be a thing of Honda riders. Marquez threw the first offensive, but then was not able to respond to the counter-attack of his companion. While Dani Pedrosa got a time of 1:38.249 on his last flying lap, Marquez with a small error in the bound of the last sector it is 49 mils. Cal Crutchlow for his part, managed to strain the lens mount the LCR Honda in third position, giving up two tenths with regard to the two official drivers of the brand of the wing golden.

Maverick Viñales will spearhead the second row, which share a position with Andrea Iannone and a brilliant Johann Zarco. In fact, the pilot of the Tech3 has managed to exceed by 47 thousandths of its ‘head row’, the whole time Valentino Rossi has not been able to move from the seventh position. Jorge Lorenzo will come out just to his side after finishing eighth, while Jonas Folger completed the third row. Jack Miller and Scott Redding have managed to overcome by Aleix Espargaró in the struggle for the tenth position, the whole time the rider of Aprilia has gone to ground two minutes from the end.

starting grid for the GP of Spain MotoGP 2017

Pos. Num. Rider Nation Team Bike Time Dif.
1 26 Dani PEDROSA SPA Repsol Honda Team Honda 1’38.249
2 93 Marc MARQUEZ SPA Repsol Honda Team Honda 1’38.298 0.049
3 35 Cal CRUTCHLOW GBR LCR Honda Honda 1’38.453 0.204
4 25 Maverick VIÑALES SPA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 1’38.677 0.428
5 29 Andrea IANNONE ITA Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 1’38.744 0.495
6 5 Johann ZARCO FRA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 1’38.861 0.612
7 46 Valentino ROSSI ITA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 1’38.908 0.659
8 99 Jorge LORENZO SPA Ducati Team Ducati 1’38.910 0.661
9 94 Jonas FOLGER GER Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 1’39.108 0.859
10 43 Jack MILLER AUS EG 0,0 Marc VDS Honda 1’39.125 0.876
11 45 Scott REDDING GBR OCTO Pramac Racing Ducati 1’39.152 0.903
12 41 Aleix ESPARGARO SPA Aprilia Racing Team Gresini Aprilia 1’39.400 1.151