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…

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  1. Pol Espargaro ESP Red Bull KTM Factory (RC16) 2m 05.169s [Lap 6/7] 338km/h (Top Speed)
  2. Danilo Petrucci ITA Pramac Ducati (GP18) 2m 05.245s +0.076s [6/7] 335k
  3. Takaaki Nakagami JPN LCR Honda (RC213V)* 2m 05.457s +0.288s [6/6] 328k
  4. Tito Rabat ESP Reale Avintia (GP17) 2m 05.686s +0.517s [6/7] 334k
  5. Bradley Smith GBR Red Bull KTM Factory (RC16) 2m 05.761s +0.592s [6/7] 334k
  6. Hafizh Syahrin MAL Monster Yamaha Tech3 (YZR-M1)* 2m 05.873s +0.704s [5/5] 333k
  7. Franco Morbidelli ITA EG 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)* 2m 05.943s +0.774s [6/6] 327k
  8. Jack Miller AUS Pramac Ducati (GP17) 2m 05.966s +0.797s [6/7] 332k
  9. Aleix Espargaro ESP Factory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP) 2m 06.035s +0.866s [3/7] 327k
  10. Thomas Luthi SWI EG 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)* 2m 06.222s +1.053s [3/7] 330k
  11. Alvaro Bautista ESP Angel Nieto Team (GP17) 2m 06.296s +1.127s [6/6] 335k
  12. Scott Redding GBR Factory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP) 2m 06.370s +1.201s [5/6] 326k
  13. Karel Abraham CZE Angel Nieto Team (GP16) 2m 06.537s +1.368s [2/2] 332k
  14. Xavier Simeon ESP Reale Avintia (GP16)* 2m 06.726s +1.557s [3/5] 331k

* Rookie

Official COTA MotoGP records:
Pole Position:
Marc Marquez SPA Honda2m 2.135s (2015)
Fastest race lap:
Marc Marquez SPA Honda2m 3.575s (2014)

Fastest practice time:
Andrea Iannone ITA Suzuki2m 4.599s (FP2)




By Peter McLaren






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