The top two riders in Q1 now progress to the Q2 pole position shootout, where they will join the ten fastest riders after third practice.

The others will start, in the following order, from 13th on the grid onwards...

1.Bradley SmithGBRMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)2m 04.740s[Lap 6/6]333km/h (Top Speed)2.Aleix EspargaroESPTeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)2m 04.849s +0.109s[6/7]330km/h

3.Pol EspargaroESPMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)2m 04.867s +0.127s[3/6]335km/h4.Hector BarberaESPAvintia Racing (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 04.944s +0.204s[6/7]338km/h5.Eugene LavertyIRLAspar MotoGP Team (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 05.425s +0.685s[6/6]337km/h6.Stefan BradlGERFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)2m 05.625s +0.885s[6/6]328km/h7.Michele PirroITAOcto Pramac Yakhnich (Desmosedici GP15)2m 05.702s +0.962s[2/5]338km/h8.Yonny HernandezCOLAspar MotoGP Team (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 06.029s +1.289s[6/6]333km/h9.Alvaro BautistaESPFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)2m 06.049s +1.309s[3/7]334km/h10.Tito RabatESPEstrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)*2m 06.562s +1.822s[6/6]332km/h

Blue Name = No Concessions.
7 engine changes for the season. Engines must be identical throughout season within same team (development freeze). 5 days of private testing.Black Name = Concessions.
9 engine changes. No engine development freeze. Unlimited private testing.* Rookie

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Fastest practice time:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 2m 3.741s (FP3)

Official COTA MotoGP records:Best lap: Marc Marquez SPA Honda 2m 3.575s (2014)Fastest race lap:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 2m 2.135 (2015)

By Peter McLaren



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