The thirteenth race of the 2018 Moto3 World Championship was held today, at the circuit of Misano, Italy.
After a solid warm up, Rodrigo was ready to battle in today's race. The Argentinian rider started from the second spot on the grid, reaching immediately the first position. Lap after lap, Gabriel stayed within the leading group, studying his rivals and setting a competitive pace. In the end, after fighting for the podium, Rodrigo managed to cross the finishing line in fourth position and he scored 13 valuable points for the Championship Standings.
The starting grid for the race of the GP Octo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini was defined today, after the QP of this afternoon at Misano.
The Moto3 riders got out on track today for the FP1 and the FP2 of the Misano Grand Prix.
The day started off with a fulfilling FP1 for Rodrigo. In spite of a crash at the beginning of the session, the Argentinian rider could return on track for the final part of the practice and he grabbed the fifth best time. In the afternoon, Gabriel confirmed a competitive pace on the Italian circuit, improving his personal best and finishing in a great fourth position.
Today the Moto3 riders got out on track for the FP3 and the QP of the Silverstone Grand Prix.
The GoPro British Grand Prix kicked off today, the twelfth round of the 2018 Moto3 World Championship.
Rodrigo and his crew started today's first session with a long run, gathering the initial data to start working on the KTM setting. In the FP2, after some adjustments to the bike, Rodrigo improved his times and he reached the fourth placement in today's combined classification (2'14.732).
The Moto3 riders got out on track today for the warm up and the race of the Austrian Grand Prix.
Rodrigo started the day with a solid warm up, finishing only 0.571 seconds off the fastest guy on track. In the race, Gabriel put in a great start from the seventh spot, reaching immediately the front positions. The Argentinian fought to finish the race and, in spite of a few tricky moments, he achieved a strong eighth placement.
The FP3 and QP of the eyetime Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich were held today at Red Bull Ring, Spielberg.
The Moto3 World Championship arrives at Spielberg, for the 11th Grand Prix of the 2018 season.
The FP1 of this morning was important for Rodrigo and his crew, who gathered useful data with which to start working on the KTM setting. In the afternoon, Gabriel set the fastest time right before some brief rain showers interrupted the session. The riders got out on track for the final 15 minutes, and the Argentinian kept pushing in order to defend his position. With his personal best of 1'37.541, Rodrigo finished the day in the fifth spot of the combined classification.
The Moto3 riders got out on track today for the FP3 and the QP of the Czech Republic Grand Prix.
In the first session of the day, in spite of a small crash, Rodrigo was the fastest rider, grabbing the first position on his final lap (2'08.115). The Argentinian started the QP on a strong note, immediately reaching the top spots at the beginning of the practice. Even if he didn't have the chance to take full advantage of the final run, Gabriel held on to a solid 7th placement, with his personal best of 2'08.778.
The Moto3 World Championship returns to action at Brno, with the first day on track for the Monster Energy Grand Prix České republiky.
It was a positive day for Masaki. In the FP1, Kazuki could finish 1.479 seconds off the fastest on track, in spite of the track conditions. In the afternoon, the rookie worked with his technicians to improve. With just few minutes to the end of the practice, the Japanese youngster set the time of 2'09.288, which placed him in the first position of the FP2 and in the second spot of the combined classification of the first day.