Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana – Qualifying Results 12 November 2016

By November 13, 2016 Uncategorized


Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) demolished the pole record by more than 0.6 seconds to take the last pole of the season and his final pole for Yamaha before he moves to Ducati for 2017. In second place, also within the previous pole record, will be Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) with third spot going to Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP).

Heading the second row will be Maverick Vinales (Team SUZUKI ECSTAR) ahead of Sepang winner Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) in fifth and Pol Espargaro (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) in sixth.

Front row:

1              Jorge LORENZO (SPA)     Movistar Yamaha MotoGP                         Yamaha                                1’29.401
2              Marc MARQUEZ (SPA)      Repsol Honda Team                                    Honda                                 +0.340
3              Valentino ROSSI (ITA)     Movistar Yamaha MotoGP                           Yamaha                               +0.727


World Champion Johann Zarco (Ajo Motorsport) took his final pole in Moto2 before heading to MotoGP in 2017 by just 0.006 seconds ahead of Thomas Luthi (Garage Plus Interwetten) with Franco Morbidelli (Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS) completing the front row only another 0.048 seconds back from Luthi in third spot.

Starting from fourth place will be Mattia Pasini (Italtrans Racing Team) with Alex Rins (Paginas Amarillas HP 40) in fifth ahead of Julian Simon (QMMF Racing Team) in sixth.

Front row:

1      Johann ZARCO (FRA)                   Ajo Motorsport                                       Kalex                         1’34.879
2     Thomas LUTHI (SWI)                   Garage Plus Interwetten                       Kalex                         +0.006
3     Franco MORBIDELLI (ITA)        Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS              Kalex                        +0.054


Front row:

Aron Canet (Estrella Galicia 0,0) took his first ever pole in a last ditch effort to edge out new World Champion Brad Binder (Red Bull KTM Ajo) who will start from second place with Hiroki Ono (Honda Team Asia) an impressive third.

Fourth place starter will be Nicolo Bulega (SKY Racing Team VR46) with Juanfran Guevara (RBA Racing Team) in fifth ahead of Niccolo Antonelli (Ongetta-Rivacold)sixth.

1      Aron CANET (SPA)                       Estrella Galicia 0,0                       Honda                          1’39.261
2     Brad BINDER (RSA)                     Red Bull KTM Ajo                         KTM                             +0.018
3     Hiroki ONO (JPN)                         Honda Team Asia                          Honda                         +0.122

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