Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa have completed a faultless day placing first and second for tomorrow’s 27 lap race, the first qualifying 1-2 since the GP of Malaysia in 2014.
Both riders were immediately fast with Marc posting his best time on his first exit, with a time of 1’31.884 and was unable to better this on his second run. Dani went straight to second place on his first run then improved his time on his second exit closing in on Marc’s time and finishing just 0.171 seconds off his teammate with a time of 1’32.055.
Marc has started from pole in every race on American soil in the MotoGP class except Laguna Seca in 2013, making it six from seven and tomorrow he will be aiming for his fifth consecutive win at the Brickyard.
The race will begin at 14h00 local time.
|1||Marquez Marc||93||SPA||Repsol Honda Team||Honda||1'31.884|
|2||Pedrosa Dani||26||SPA||Repsol Honda Team||Honda||1'32.055|
|3||Lorenzo Jorge||99||SPA||Movistar Yamaha MotoGP||Yamaha||1'32.186|
|4||Crutchlow Cal||35||GBR||CWM LCR Honda||Honda||1'32.208|
|5||Petrucci Danilo||9||ITA||Pramac Racing||Ducati||1'32.243|
|6||Smith Bradley||38||GBR||Monster Yamaha Tech 3||Yamaha||1'32.269|
|7||Iannone Andrea||29||ITA||Ducati Lenovo Team||Ducati||1'32.468|
|8||Rossi Valentino||46||ITA||Movistar Yamaha MotoGP||Yamaha||1'32.511|
|9||Vinales Maverick||25||SPA||Team Suzuki Ecstar||Suzuki||1'32.571|
|10||Dovizioso Andrea||4||ITA||Ducati Lenovo Team||Ducati||1'32.636|
|11||Espargaro Pol||44||SPA||Monster Yamaha Tech 3||Yamaha||1'32.670|
|12||Espargaro Aleix||41||SPA||Team Suzuki Ecstar||Suzuki||1'32.814|
|13||Redding Scott||45||GBR||EG 0,0 Marc VDS||Honda||1'33.170|
|14||Barbera Hector||8||SPA||Avintia Racing||Ducati||1'33.199|
|16||Miller Jack||43||AUS||LCR Honda||Honda||1'33.381|
|17||Bradl Stefan||6||GER||Aprilia Racing||Aprilia||1'33.822|
|18||Bautista Alvaro||19||SPA||Aprilia Racing||Aprilia||1'33.839|
|19||Laverty Eugene||50||IRE||Aspar Team||Honda||1'33.978|
|21||De Angelis Alex||15||RSM||E-Motion IodaRacing Team||ART||1'34.226|
|22||Di Meglio Mike||63||FRA||Avintia Racing||Ducati||1'34.322|
|23||Elias Toni||24||SPA||AB Motoracing||Honda||1'35.167|
The first motorsport race which took place at Indy was a motorcycle one on August 14th 1909, on the 2.5 mile oval circuit, and despite its 100-year history it was not until 2008 that MotoGP arrived at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. To celebrate the event an intense modification of the… read more.
|Length||4.170 kilometres / 2.591 miles|
|Longest straight||0.872 kilometres / 0.542 miles|
Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN, United States - View in Google Maps
|Pole Position||1m31.619s (163.8km/h) Marc Marquez (Honda, 2014)|
|Race Lap||1m32.625s (162km/) Marc Marquez (Honda, 2015)|
|Race Time||41m55.371s (161.1 km/h) Marc Marquez (Honda, 2015)|
|2015 Race Winner||Marc Marquez (Honda)|