Catalunya MotoGP, Barcelona - Free practice (3)

Free practice times (3) from the Catalunya MotoGP at Barcelona, round 6 of 18.
Marquez braking, Catalunya MotoGP 2013
Marquez braking, Catalunya MotoGP 2013
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Jorge Lorenzo slid off early in the session, returning on his spare bike.

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

Pramac's Ben Spies continues to be side-lined by his healing shoulder and is replaced by Ducati test rider Michele Pirro.

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1.Marc MarquezESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 41.853s
2.Nicky HaydenUSA Ducati Team (GP13)1m 41.916s
3.Dani PedrosaESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 41.987s
4.Valentino RossiITA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)1m 42.009s
5.Cal CrutchlowGBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)1m 42.064s
6.Jorge LorenzoESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)1m 42.166s
7.Stefan BradlGER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V)1m 42.258s
8.Andrea DoviziosoITA Ducati Team (GP13)1m 42.345s
9.Alvaro BautistaESP Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RC213V)1m 42.582s
10.Aleix EspargaroESP Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT)1m 42.795s
11.Bradley SmithGBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)1m 42.957s
12.Michele PirroITA Ignite Pramac Racing (GP13)1m 42.970s
13.Andrea IannoneITA Energy T.I. Pramac Racing (GP13)1m 43.106s
14.Randy De PunietFRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT)1m 43.260s
15.Hector BarberaESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 43.652s
16.Colin EdwardsUSA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 43.942s
17.Danilo PetrucciITA Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)*1m 44.167s
18.Karel AbrahamCZE Cardion AB Motoracing (ART CRT)1m 44.434s
19.Michael LavertyGBR Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART CRT)*1m 45.136s
20.Claudio CortiITA NGM Forward Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 45.252s
21.Hiroshi AoyamaJPN Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)*1m 45.407s
22.Yonny HernandezCOL Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT)1m 45.612s
23.Bryan StaringAUS Go&Fun Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT)1m 45.686s
24.Lukas PesekCZE Came IodaRacing Project (Suter-BMW CRT)*1m 46.037s

Top 10 Riders - Combined Free Practice times:
1.Marc Marquez ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)
2.Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (GP13)
3.Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)
4.Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)
5.Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)
6.Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)
7.Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V)
8.Andrea Dovizioso ITA Ducati Team (GP13)
9.Alvaro Bautista ESP Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RC213V)
10.Aleix Espargaro ESP Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT)
* Standard ECU.

Fastest Friday time:Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha 1m 42.297s

Official Catalunya MotoGP records:Best lap: Casey Stoner AUS Ducati 1m 41.186s (2008)Fastest race lap:Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 42.358s (2008)

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