After Sunday’s ultimate round of the season premier class riders and team are having three additional days on-track work at Ricardo Tormo circuit. Second day of testing at the 4.005 km circuit concluded today with Lorenzo on the top of the timesheets with the best time of 1’31.939. Yesterday testing started after lunch and ended at 17:00 local time whilst today the 800cc riders have lapped from 10 am to 5 pm with ambience temperature of 21°C.
Jorge Lorenzo Speaks… 1st
Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso were both feeling at less than 100% on Thursday afternoon, although they placed in the top six in the opening free practice session for the Alice TT Assen.
6th – Dani Pedrosa Speaks…
Reflecting on the Gran Premio bwin.com de España Repsol Honda’s Andrea Dovizioso admitted he must do better after finishing eighth in Sunday’s race and being overtaken in the standings by his team-mate Dani Pedrosa, who raced to a brilliant second place at Jerez.
Dovizioso qualified in eighth place and started the race well, despite his later complaints of traction problems, making it up to sixth place in the opening laps.