Ducati MotoGP – “Being in the front row between the Ducati it is good. See you tomorrow.” Valentino Rossi is happy in his second place after the Austrian GP’s qualifying. Among the other two Italians, Andrea Iannone and Andrea Dovizioso. The Ducati MotoGP riders. “This morning we did some things that I didn’t like. It was a tough round. However, we worked very well with a good balance of the bike. For the qualifying we did a little better. I pushed strong at places where our bike is working well and we hit the second time.”
Andrea Iannone and his Ducati will start from pole position tomorrow during the Austrian GP. The tenth round of the 2016 MotoGP World Championship. In qualifying, he preceded Dovizioso and Valentino Rossi. Fourth time for the Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo on Yamaha (+0.219). Fifth time for his compatriot Marc Marquez on Honda (+0.333). The Honda rider fell down during the FP3.
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“With the first tire, I risked so much. Because I went out and the rubber vibrates so much. However, I could not stop. I could use just a new tyre. Then, I continued, but in turn after a braking I had a problem and I lost a lap. Then, I went to the pits trying to recover the situation.” said the Italian rider after the pole position. “We have an excellent potential. Both I and Dovizioso. We are very fast since the tests, but the two Yamaha of Rossi and Lorenzo have approached a lot. Tomorrow, surely will be closer. We must try. We must use the head and stay calm.”
2016 MotoGP World Championship leader Marc Márquez is fifth. “This morning I have only a scare. Now, it’s okay! I want to get back.” So Marquez, after his left shoulder made at Leoben Hospital who came back negative, so that the Spanish of Honda even managed to run regularly qualifying in the afternoon.