Red Bull Grand Prix of the Republic of Argentina
Race Results – 19 April 2015
In an exciting race Championship leader Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha) eventually caught and passed Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda), who led the race by over 4 seconds at one stage, resulting in a collision between the two which caused Marquez to crash out of the race with 2 laps to go. Second place for the third race in a row went to Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) who stuck with Rossi for most of the race.
Third spot went to Cal Crutchlow (CWM LCR Honda) who passed Andrea Iannone (Ducati Team) on the last corner of the race leaving the Italian in fourth. Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha) finished fifth with Bradley Smith (Monster Yamaha Tech3) sixth.
MotoGP rookie Jack Miller (CWM LCR Honda) was the first Open Class rider home in 12th.
1 Valentino ROSSI (ITA) Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 41’35.644
2 Andrea DOVIZIOSO (ITA) Ducati Team Ducati +5.685
3 Cal CRUTCHLOW (GBR) CWM LCR Honda Honda +8.298
Johann Zarco (Ajo Motorsport) took his first Moto2 win after comfortably leading for most of the race. Second place went to Moto2 rookie Alex Rins (Paginas Amarillas HP 40) who overtook Sam Lowes (Speed Up Racing) with a couple of laps to go leaving Lowes to claim third Spot.
In fourth was Mika Kallio (Italtrans Racing Team) who finished ahead of his team mate Franco Morbidelli (Italtrans Racing Team) in fifth with Thomas Luthi (Derendinger Racing Interwetten) sixth.
Reigning Moto2 World Champion Tito Rabat ran off the track early in the race and recovered to finish in 11th place.
1 Johann ZARCO (FRA) Ajo Motorsport Kalex 39’44.497
2 Alex RINS (SPA) Paginas Amarillas HP 40 Kalex +2.715
3 Sam LOWES (GBR) Speed Up Racing Speed Up +4.161
Danny Kent (Leopard Racing) took his second runaway on the trot with the biggest ever winning margine in a Moto3 race of over 10 seconds. Second was Kent’s team mate Efren Vazquez (Leopard Racing) with Isaac Vinales (Husqvarna Factory Laglisse) third.
Fourth spot went to pole getter Miguel Oliveira (Red Bull KTM Ajo) who finished ahead of his team mate Brad Binder (Red Bull KTM Ajo) in fifth with Moto3 rookie Fabio Quartararo (Estrella Galicia 0,0) sixth.
1 Danny KENT(GBR) Leopard Racing Honda 38’25.621
2 Efren VAZQUEZ (SPA) Leopard Racing Honda +10.334
3 Isaac VIÑALES (SPA) Husqvarna Factory Laglisse Husqvarna +10.396