Several surprises emerged during the free practice session 2 (FP2) of the Italian MotoGP at the Mugello Circuit, Friday (28/05/2021).
Like the home racer, Valentino Rossi, who had such a hard time paving at the Mugello Circuit, a track that is so familiar to the Italian racer.
In the end, Valentino Rossi had to settle for placing 21 and 1.572 seconds away from the fastest racer. Bad results, of course, which increases his chances of qualifying directly for Q2 (second qualification)
Repsol Honda racer Marc Marquez is also struggling and has been in the bottom position for a long time. But at the end of the FP2 Italian MotoGP session, he was able to improve the record time that finally finished 12th.
Another surprise also emerged at the start of the FP2 MotoGP Italian session, KTM factory racer Miguel Oliveira had occupied the first position for quite a long time. He posted the best time of 1 minute 46.584 seconds.
It’s just that in the end the host racer, Pecco Bagnaia, was the fastest in the Italian MotoGP FP2. He posted 1 minute 46.147 seconds. He was 0.071 seconds ahead of Suzuki racer, Alex Rins.
All racers will continue the Italian MotoGP series on Saturday (29/05/2021) by participating in FP3 plus qualifying.
Italian MotoGP FP2 results
Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati Team) 1 minute 46.147 seconds
Alex Rins (Suzuki Ecstar) +0.071 seconds
Franco Morbidelli (Petronas Yamaha SRT) +0.184 seconds
Fabio Quartararo (Monster Energy Yamaha) +0.225 seconds
Brad Binder (KTM) +0.289 seconds
Miguel Oliveira (Red Bull KTM) +0.437 seconds
Takaaki Nakagami (LCR Honda) +0.446 seconds
Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Gresini) +0.508 seconds
Jack Miller (Ducati Team) +0.541 seconds
Johann Zarco (Pramac Ducati) +0.693 seconds
Joan Mir (Suzuki Ecstar) +0.700 seconds
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda) +0.826 seconds
Pol Espargaro (Repsol Honda) +0.839 seconds
Michele Pirro (Pramac Ducati) +0.960 seconds
Danilo Petrucci (KTM Tech3) +0.982 seconds
Luca Marini (Sky VR46 Avintia Ducati) +1.007 seconds
Maverick Vinales (Monster Yamaha) +1.048 sec
Alex Marquez (LCR Honda) +1.179 seconds
Enea Bastianini (Avintia Ducati) +1.333 seconds
Lorenzo Savadori (Aprilia Gresini) +1.521 seconds
Valentino Rossi (Petronas Yamaha) +1.572 seconds
Iker Lecuona (KTM Tech3) +1.645 seconds
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The press conference session ahead of the Italian MotoGP race at the Mugello Circuit on Thursday (27/05/2021) evening local time did not just talk about the competition on the track.
The racer who was invited to participate in the press conference was also asked about the prediction of the outcome of the Champions League between Manchester City and Chelsea on Sunday (30/05/2021) in the morning WIB.