Marc Marquez claims a wet pole position for the German MotoGP, ahead of Danilo Petrucci and Dani Pedrosa, while the Movistar Yamahas struggle.

The Sachsenring has been resurfaced for 2017.

Mika Kallio is making a wild-card appearance for KTM...

Qualifying 2:1.Marc MarquezESPRepsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 27.302s[Lap 10/10]274km/h (Top Speed)2.Danilo PetrucciITAOcto Pramac Racing (Desmosedici GP17)1m 27.462s +0.160s[5/10]284km/h3.Dani PedrosaESPRepsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 27.949s +0.647s[5/10]267km/h4.Cal CrutchlowGBRLCR Honda (RC213V)1m 28.089s +0.787s[7/10]282km/h5.Jonas FolgerGERMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)*1m 28.210s +0.908s[8/10]278km/h6.Jorge LorenzoESPDucati Team (Desmosedici GP17)1m 28.383s +1.081s[8/11]280km/h7.Pol EspargaroESPRed Bull KTM Factory Racing (RC16)1m 28.402s +1.100s[7/10]275km/h8.Aleix EspargaroESPFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)1m 28.526s +1.224s[10/10]279km/h9.Valentino RossiITAMovistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)1m 28.669s +1.367s[9/9]280km/h10.Andrea DoviziosoITADucati Team (Desmosedici GP17)1m 28.703s +1.401s[8/10]282km/h11.Maverick Vi?alesESPMovistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)1m 28.823s +1.521s[7/10]281km/h12.Alvaro BautistaESPPull&Bear Aspar Team (Desmosedici GP16)1m 28.968s +1.666s[9/10]277km/h

Qualifying 1:13.Jack MillerAUSEstrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)1m 27.967s280km/h14.Loris BazFRAReale Avintia Racing (Desmosedici GP15)1m 27.979s280km/h15.Bradley SmithGBRRed Bull KTM Factory Racing (RC16)1m 28.015s278km/h16.Andrea IannoneITATeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)1m 28.103s281km/h17.Mika KallioFINRed Bull KTM Factory Racing (RC16)1m 28.285s274km/h18.Hector BarberaESPReale Avintia Racing (Desmosedici GP16)1m 28.404s276km/h19.Johann ZarcoFRAMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)*1m 28.444s280km/h20.Karel AbrahamCZEPull&Bear Aspar Team (Desmosedici GP15)1m 28.625s280km/h21.Sam LowesGBRFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)*1m 28.659s278km/h22.Alex RinsESPTeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)*1m 29.504s281km/h23.Scott ReddingGBROcto Pramac Racing (Desmosedici GP16)1m 29.578s275km/h24.Tito RabatESPEstrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)1m 30.028s277km/h

Blue Name = Rides for Factory Team.Red Name = Rides for Satellite Team.
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Fastest Saturday time:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 20.745s (FP3)

Official Sachsenring MotoGP records:Best lap: Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 20.336s (2015)Fastest race lap:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 21.530s (2015)

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