The reigning MotoGP World Champion headed the timesheets in the first practice session and finished the day with the second fastest time, 44 thousandths off the top spot. Jorge Lorenzo ended Friday sixteenth.
Over the years, the MotoGP World Championship has visited a number of places throughout America. Whether it's Laguna Seca, Austin, or Indianapolis, the Repsol Honda Team has always maintained a good relationship with the US. It is more active than ever after Marc’s 2018 victory in the Americas.
The Repsol Honda Team Manager analyses the performance of Marc Márquez and Dani Pedrosa in the Grand Prix of The Americas and explains the strategy they followed in the race.
Dani Pedrosa overcomes physical discomfort and secures a spot on the third row, with the ninth best time in qualifying. Márquez is penalised for occupying another rider’s line in the session.