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”.