Archive for September, 2015

GP ARAGON 2015

THIRD POSITION FOR LOWES AT GRAN PREMIO MOVISTAR DE ARAGON

The Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon has just concluded, Sam Lowes, who started from the second row starts very well and gets immediately the second position, after less than three laps because of the crash of two riders the Race Direction give red flag and the race is stopped. At thesecond start Sam is able to recover quickly and conquer the third place that he will keep till he crosses the finish line after 14 laps gaining 16 points, the MotoGp World Championship will fly overseas for the triple races for the last stage of the Championship.

SAM LOWES –3rd
“I’m quite happy with the result, I wanted to win of course but the pace was maybe not quite there, so I’m happy to be third position, now there are three races close together so is nice to have a podium and now we can push for four strong races .” 

FOURTH PLACE FOR LOWES AT QUALIFYING PRACTICE OF GRAND PREMIO MOVISTAR DE ARAGON

The qualifications of the Grand Prix Movistar hast just concluded at the suggestive Motorland Aragon of Alcaniz. Sam Lowes get the fourth position on the grid with alap time of 1’52.672 after a sliding stopped what could have been his fastest lap, the mechanics were able to remount the bike in a few minutes and allow the English rider to get back on track, improving his time and conquer a good position. Tomorrow Sam will do his best to conquer a place on the podium.

SAM LOWES – 4th -1’52.672
“I’m little disappointed not to be in the front row after a crash and everything, getting the forth position, and being so close to the front row is not bad. I think I feel really good for tomorrow, I did a lot of long runs, the Team did a really really good job because I crashed and I brought the bike back and they managed to get me back out on track that was really good. I think we have worked very well as team this week end, we put ourselves in a good position for the race, forth on the grid, is good, we can win from there, I’m looking forward to battle in the race, I think we have a good chance for the podium, I’m happy to be there and I think we can have a good fight”.

GOOD START OF THE GRAND PRIX MOVISTAR DE ARAGON FOR LOWES AND SPEED UP

Extremely positive day for Sam Lowes and Team Speed Up at the Motorland of Aragon. The Briton was among the protagonists of the first day of the Grand Prix Movistar, leading the first practice session with a lap timeof 1’53.700, he was able to lower his time despite the significant increase ofatmospheric temperature, 27 ° and asphalt, 41 ° Sam concluded the FP2 in5th position with a lap time of 1’53.541 and a good feeling with his Speed Up.

SAM LOWES -5° – in 1’53.541
“I’am really happy with today in the hot conditions this afternoon we were quite strong, we used the hard tyres and made ’53 which is good, then inthe new soft tyres we improved a little bit but we I had some traffic and not nice rhythm. We didn’t show our full potential but this is good because is only Friday and I feel happy on the bike I feel relaxed, I made long run in a good way. I like this track, I think we have a good possibility to make a goodrace, I’m looking forward to tomorrow. The Team have done a great job, hopefully we can improve a little bit in the morning and fight for pole position”.

GP MISANO 2015

UNFORTUNATE RACE FOR SAM LOWES AND SPEED UP TEAM

The thirteenth round of the season has just ended at the crowded Marco Simoncelli Misano circuit, the day started well for Team Speed Up and Sam Lowes, with a great warm-up in which he scored the fastest time, had a strong pace for the entire round and technicians very happy with the setting of the SF15. The number 22, who started from the fourth row of the grid, made a good start and maintained the position, but after four laps, most probably a debris entered between the tire and the rear fender breaking it and making Sam loss of four, five seconds, after herealized that was not anything serious, the Briton started pushing again but when there were few laps to the end the fender exploded and Marshall stopped him putting the end to his race.
 
SAM LOWES- NOT CLASSIFIED
“I am very disappointed with how the race went, mainly because the warm-up went well, the feeling with the bike was very good and also the pace was consistent, unfortunately in the race I felt something strange and I lost some time, but I was going well, and even later, when I realized I could push I gave gas, I felt I could reach the front group, but in the end my fender exploded due, we think, to something between the tire and the fender, I could continue but I was given black flag. Too bad because I was strong and I could finish the race at least among the top five. Now I want to leave this unfortunate day behind me and get back on the podium at Aragon. “

POSITIVE QUALIFYING PRACTICE FOR SAM LOWES AT THE HOME GRAND PRIX OF TEAM SPEED UP

At the qualifying practice of the home Grand Prix of Team Speed Up Sam Lowes got the seventh place on the grid. In qualifying Sam Lowes has greatly improved the 12th position of the morning, of nearly seven tenths. Despite being canceled his best lap that saw him in second place because he passed a few centimeters the track limit, the British rider will start tomorrow from the third row on the grid and try to climb to the top of the podium.

SAM LOWES – 7TH- 1’37.393
“I’m quite happy because we made good steps. The consistence is good but we didn’t have a new front tyre I really pushed for the lap time. We made a good job, I feel really consistent, I think we can do a very good race. I need to improve to be with the guys in the front if we can made a good job.”

FOURTH PLACE FOR THE FIRST DAY AT HOME GRAND PRIX OF TEAM SPEED UP

It’s ended the first day of free practice at the Marco Simoncelli Misano Adriatico Circuit in front of a large number of fans. At home grand prix of team Speed Up, Sam Lowes, after the crash of the morning, during the second practice session has achieved a good result finishing in the fourthposition, in the time of 1’37.630. The feeling with the bike is good andtomorrow Sam will do his best for reaching a good position in grid.
 
SAM LOWES – 4th – in 1’37.630 
“Today was a good day. In the afternoon session I had a really good feeling, we made many steps with the bike and I made many fast laps. But I think for tomorrow could be a good step. I’ve good feeling with the bike and good feeling with the track. I have big motivations this weekend. Tomorrow we can still improve. I want to finish this weekend in the best way possible”.

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