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French MotoGP, Le Mans - Free practice (3)

18 May 2013

The top ten riders after FP3 (combined practice times) will receive direct access to the second and final part of this afternoon's qualifying session.

Pramac Ducati's Ben Spies is missing his second event in a row to undergo further rehabilitation on his healing shoulder. The Texan is being replaced by Ducati test rider Michele Pirro.

Having withdrawn from Jerez, Karel Abraham is attempting another return after suffering a broken collarbone in Texas. Andrea Iannone underwent arm pump surgery between the Spanish and French rounds.

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FP3:
1. Marc Marquez ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 1m 33.600s
2. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 34.099s
3. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 1m 34.182s
4. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (GP13) 1m 34.426s
5. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) 1m 34.467s
6. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Ducati Team (GP13) 1m 34.476s
7. Bradley Smith GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) 1m 34.597s
8. Alvaro Bautista ESP Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RC213V) 1m 34.786s
9. Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 34.814s
10. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V) 1m 34.990s
11. Randy De Puniet FRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 35.122s
12. Andrea Iannone ITA Energy T.I. Pramac Racing (GP13) 1m 35.243s
13. Aleix Espargaro ESP Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT) 1m 35.507s
14. Hector Barbera ESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 35.565s
15. Michele Pirro ITA Energy T.I. Pramac Racing (GP13) 1m 35.592s
16. Claudio Corti ITA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 36.265s
17. Danilo Petrucci ITA Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)* 1m 36.279s
18. Colin Edwards USA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 36.658s
19. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing (ART CRT) 1m 36.784s
20. Hiroshi Aoyama JPN Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)* 1m 36.866s
21. Yonny Hernandez COL Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT) 1m 37.151s
22. Bryan Staring AUS Go&Fun Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT) 1m 37.376s
23. Lukas Pesek CZE Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)* 1m 37.693s
24. Michael Laverty GBR Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART CRT)* 1m 37.813s
* Standard ECU.

Top 10 - Combined Free Practice times:
1. Marc Marquez ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 1m 33.600s
2. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 1m 34.035s
3. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 34.099s
4. Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m 34.173s
5. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V) 1m 34.299s
6. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (GP13) 1m 34.426s
7. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) 1m 34.467s
8. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Ducati Team (GP13) 1m 34.476s
9. Bradley Smith GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) 1m 34.597s
10. Alvaro Bautista ESP Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RC213V) 1m 34.739s

Fastest Friday time:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 34.035s (FP2)

Official Le Mans MotoGP records:
Best lap:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 32.647s (2008)
Fastest race lap:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 33.617s (2011)


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