Position: 4th – Time: 1'39.145 – Laps: 8
"For sure I expected a little bit more in the
That was better than Andrea Iannone, second fastest man overall, better than either Maverick Viñales or Andrea Dovizioso, who were third and fourth respectively, better than Cal Crutchlow and Johann Zarco.
The signing of Mir puts Suzuki in a similar position to the one they found themselves in with Maverick Viñales. Viñales was then the hot young rider pursued by one and all, who impressed enough people at
It would not be a factory Yamaha, of course, as both Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales have signed new two-year deals to stay with the factory team. We should know for sure where
Maverick Viñales is looking to bounce back from a difficult race weekend in Le Mans, France, with full force. The
Stoner's Premier Class GP win tally and extending his own Championship lead to 36 points over second-place rider Maverick Viñales.
The only rider on a hard Michelin rear tyre, Marc managed the race perfectly in every phase, on
That left Maverick Viñales slightly despondent. He had been quick in the morning, when the track temperatures were nearer 19°C, but
Position: 8th – Time: 1'31.784 – Laps: 9
"My race pace is good when it's cold, but
Both Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales were relatively upbeat on Friday, Rossi more relieved at being quick here after struggling at the private test
Maverick Viñales, starting to flex his muscles, did what no Suzuki rider since Loris Capirossi in 2009 had done – put