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2014 Austin Moto3 Qualifying Results – Red Bull KTM’s Miller on Pole

2014 Moto3 Austin Qualifying Results - Red Bull KTM’s Miller on Pole  2014 Austin Moto3 Qualifying Results  Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Jack Miller secured the pole at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas with a record lap of 2:16.342. Efren Vazquez (SAXOPRINT RTG) and Alex Rins (Estrella Galicia 0,0) will join the Australian on the first row.  Qatar race winner Miller went into provisional pole position with the hot lap mid way through the session and was a second ahead of his rivals until the final stages when Vazquez and Rins closed to within 0.347s and 0.556s respectively and secured their row one starts.  Row two meanwhile comprises Rins’ young teammate and compatriot Alex Marquez, in addition to Italian Niccolo Antonelli (Junior Team GO&FUN) and Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil (Calvo Team). All three qualified just over a second off Miller’s time, with Antonelli escaping unhurt from a crash.  Alexis Masbou (Ongetta-Rivacold), Romano Fenati (SKY Racing Team VR46) and Isaac Viñales (Calvo Team) all feature on row three, whilst Brad Binder (Ambrogio Racing) qualified tenth after a big crash at the end of the session. He got up after the incident and looked to be uninjured.  There were also crashes for Eric Granado (Calvo Team), Alessandro Tonucci (CIP Mahindra) and Scott Deroue (RW Racing GP) but all escaped without major damage done.  The second Moto3 race of 2014 gets started at noon ET Sunday in Texas.
Red Bull Ajo’s Jack Miller at COTA

2014 Austin Moto3 Qualifying Results

Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Jack Miller secured the pole at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas with a record lap of 2:16.342. Efren Vazquez (SAXOPRINT RTG) and Alex Rins (Estrella Galicia 0,0) will join the Australian on the first row.

Qatar race winner Miller went into provisional pole position with the hot lap mid way through the session and was a second ahead of his rivals until the final stages when Vazquez and Rins closed to within 0.347s and 0.556s respectively and secured their row one starts.

Row two meanwhile comprises Rins’ young teammate and compatriot Alex Marquez, in addition to Italian Niccolo Antonelli (Junior Team GO&FUN) and Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil (Calvo Team). All three qualified just over a second off Miller’s time, with Antonelli escaping unhurt from a crash.

Alexis Masbou (Ongetta-Rivacold), Romano Fenati (SKY Racing Team VR46) and Isaac Viñales (Calvo Team) all feature on row three, whilst Brad Binder (Ambrogio Racing) qualified tenth after a big crash at the end of the session. He got up after the incident and looked to be uninjured.

There were also crashes for Eric Granado (Calvo Team), Alessandro Tonucci (CIP Mahindra) and Scott Deroue (RW Racing GP) but all escaped without major damage done.

The second Moto3 race of 2014 gets started at noon ET Sunday in Texas.

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