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Austrian MotoGP Qualifying Results

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Qualifying for tomorrow’s Austrian MotoGP race was completed earlier today with Andrea Iannone (Ducati) taking pole position ahead of Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) and teammate Andrea Dovizioso.

Marc Marquez (Honda) suffered a dislocated shoulder during practice earlier today, but came back to qualify in fifth position. He is expected to race tomorrow, but we will be watching to see if this injury impacts on his performance in the latter part of the race.

Here are the full results from Q2:

Pos. Num. Rider Team Bike Time Gap 1st/Prev.
1 29 Andrea IANNONE Ducati Team Ducati 1’23.142
2 46 Valentino ROSSI Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 1’23.289 0.147 / 0.147
3 4 Andrea DOVIZIOSO Ducati Team Ducati 1’23.298 0.156 / 0.009
4 99 Jorge LORENZO Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 1’23.361 0.219 / 0.063
5 93 Marc MARQUEZ Repsol Honda Team Honda 1’23.475 0.333 / 0.114
6 25 Maverick VIÑALES Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 1’23.584 0.442 / 0.109
7 35 Cal CRUTCHLOW LCR Honda Honda 1’23.597 0.455 / 0.013
8 45 Scott REDDING OCTO Pramac Yakhnich Ducati 1’23.777 0.635 / 0.180
9 41 Aleix ESPARGARO Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 1’23.813 0.671 / 0.036
10 8 Hector BARBERA Avintia Racing Ducati 1’23.822 0.680 / 0.009
11 50 Eugene LAVERTY Pull & Bear Aspar Team Ducati 1’24.218 1.076 / 0.396
12 26 Dani PEDROSA Repsol Honda Team Honda 1’24.263 1.121 / 0.045

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2 Comments

  1. John A. Kuzmenko says:

    Rossi seemed to pull a rabbit out of the hat with the last sector of that last lap.

  2. Randy D. says:

    Has this injury slowed down Marquez’ dominance this year? Stay tuned.