Pramac Racing Team riders, faced both a good race, taking home good results for the championship.
Andrea Dovizioso: "For sure eighth place is not a great result in itself, but we were able to cut the gap by half from last year."
The rain that threatened to fall over the Spanish circuit failed to eventuate, allowing the riders to compete at a ferocious pace.
Repsol Honda rider thrills home fans with Rossi second and Pedrosa in third
A special Saturday for the Colombian rider Yonny Hernandez, who gained for the first time in his career direct access to the QP2.
All Spanish front row with Pedrosa ahead of Lorenzo and Marquez
Open class rider sets overall best time ahead of Smith and Bradl