While the full time MotoGP race riders have left for Le Mans, factory test riders are spending a second and final day on track at Portimao.

The action is again divided into two sessions, the first from 9:00-13:00, followed by a lunch break, then a second session from 14:00-17:00....

Portimao MotoGP test times - Thursday (Session 1)
1Michele PirroITADucati Test Rider (GP20)1m 40.435s36/48
2Stefan BradlGERHonda Test Rider (RC213V)+0.398s13/37
3Sylvain GuintoliFRASuzuki Test Rider (GSX-RR)+0.718s30/45
4Dani PedrosaSPAKTM Test Rider (RC16)+1.192s24/35
5Lorenzo SavadoriITAAprilia Test Rider (RS-GP)+1.258s39/52
6Jorge LorenzoSPAYamaha Test Rider (YZR-M1)+3.343s20/25

Fastest Day 1 Time:
Best lap:
Aleix Espargaro SPA Aprilia RS-GP 1m 40.170s

Portimao WorldSBK records:
Best lap:
Jonathan Rea GBR Kawasaki 1m 40.372s (2019)
Fastest race lap:
Jonathan Rea GBR Kawasaki 1m 41.272s (2019)

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