Despite persistent discomfort in his right shoulder, Andrea gradually improved his time during the sessions.
Andrea Iannone and Michele Pirro used the first day of free practice for “reconnaissance” of the track.
Andrea Iannone rewarded at Brno by consistency, perseverance.
First day of free practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Ignite Pramac Racing Team again will have the Ducati test rider Pirro as the sub for Spies. They will also field a "lab" Ducati for Iannone in the German Grand Prix.
The FP4 session had gone well for Andrea Iannone helping the Italian to make the third row for tomorrow.
Former World 250cc and World Superbike champ to take part in two day test
In the next few days Ben Spies will undergo further medical checks in order to have a clearer appraisal of the situation and evaluate the treatment to be followed for full recovery.
Incident prevents Spanish rookie from securing automatic Q2 position
Andrea Iannone still suffering from a little pain in his left knee, which hasn't healed completely.
Thanks to Ducati, Michele Pirro is the sub rider for the injured Ben Spies at the French Grand Prix in Le Mans.
Thanks to Ducati, the Pramac will be able to contest the race on the Le Mans Bugatti Circuit.
The Energy T.I. Pramac Racing Team will now prepare for the next round of the championship, at Le Mans on 19 May.
Andrea Iannone arrived in the United States early to ride to Laguna Seca in California.
On the Losail International Circuit, Andrea Iannone nabbed his first MotoGP top ten start position