Japanese marque breaks cover with GSV-R at Catalunya test
Championship leader extends lead ahead of Lorenzo and Pedrosa
Repsol Honda rider sets another lap record ahead of main championship rivals
Championship leader shoots early warning to his main championship rivals
Valentino Rossi enjoyed his best qualifying experience of the year this afternoon.
Yamaha Factory Racing Team are returning to Spain for the third ‘home’ race of the year for defending world champion Jorge Lorenzo
Both Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden had to settle for eighth and ninth place, respectively, the same results they posted at the previous round.
Yonny Hernandez: "So far, I still haven’t done more than 17 or 18 laps at a time, but there will be 23 tomorrow."
A small problem suffered at the beginning of FP2, prevented Andrea Iannone from taking full advantage of the session.
On the fifth lap, Pedrosa squeezed past Lorenzo and then led all the way to the chequered flag.