Moto GP The first Grand Prix of the year has passed and with it its share of surprises and its confirmations. A new situation that went to prove until Moto3 where Honda renewal is confirmed and so far, cold reading of the balance sheet, there is nothing surprising a KTM won in this category, Esteve Rabat, given favorite in Moto2, confirmed and Marc Marquez, the defending champion has materialized. So, nothing new under the Sun? Quite the contrary. After this Grand Prix night lot has fallen from the Moon, some are promised to sleepless nights while others can again count on their beautiful star.
Honda reveals KTM-Moto3
Jack Miller did talk about recklessness and the legendary combativeness of Australians to win his first Grand Prix Moto3 about latest production by the KTM factory. A character that has been instrumental in the preservation of the invincibility of the Austrian brand in this tumultuous platoon. Because during the tests, in the course of qualifications and even during the warm-up, it is the Honda that came out of the wood.
Finished unstressed engines condemning the Japanese to supporting roles. This time it is in the first places of the peak speeds that they funded and it is in is taken to a slight blunder of Alex Marquez in the last round so a hit machine of the winged shield is required. This promises for the sequence of events, especially since Miguel Oliveira showed Mahindra could also there while our Alexis Masbou will have the opportunity to talk about the powder once he will be able to realize worthy of his potential skills. KTM has, this year, the concern to be.
Moto2-Esteve Rabat must give permission to go of zilch
In Moto2, Esteve Rabat assumed his role as favorite to begin the year of the best ways. As expected? There also, appearances are deceiving to get there, he had to win to five thousandths before Sandro Cortese for pole and then manage a boiling Nakagami which crossed the line inlet glued to its backsplash. Nothing is therefore acquired in this category while side French, it is a pity the well pale provision of a Johann Zarco leaving empty-handed Qatar.
Author of an average qualification, the Caterham driver was caught by the peloton at the start has been pushed around and put down. In the intervening time, Louis Rossi avoided the blows and popped his head in the bubble to fail at the gates of the Top 10. As a kind of consolation.
Moto GP- Winner mark Marc with Valentino Rossi
With its pull-out regulations and its new Bridgestone tires, Moto GP promised revolution. The Open threatened the Factory, the without grades of yesterday were the new marshals of the Empire. But overall, these are the same names found at the top of the overall standings of the Grand Prix. Ready unlike the show was breathless during the meeting. If criticized, the approach of the DORNA is may eventually be a good recipe that gives pepper in a dish that doesn’t have turned sour.
Aleix Espargaró made the beautiful before Marc Márquez doesn’t deliver in the row. Physically still low, the world champion showed that it remained the boss in us delivering a Grand Prix of beauty. It comes out victorious, but it is not the only one to enjoy the flavor of victory. Valentino Rossi, tenth party, has never released any race, winning a success against him, against these years of scarcity, rediscovering the pleasure of being at the top fighting toe to toe against a phenomenon of fourteen years her junior. To get there, he recovered fully question, walked zero in accepting the new technical reality. Great art.
Conversely, Jorge Lorenzo is encountered and a may have been victim of the sin of pride. Demonstrated by his teammate and before him a well unlucky Bradley Smith who has proved this weekend: the Yamaha Factory may do so, provided they adapt. A lesson that Por Fuera did not fully grasp and he paid high price with a fall crippling synonym for blank score for a run to the title that looks tight. Dani Pedrosa, on the other hand, once again had to resign themselves to put his apron of grocer. But he climbed the podium and the path is still long by the end of the season.