THIRD PLACE FOR LOWES THE GRAND PRIX DE LA REPUBLICA ARGENTINA
The third round of the season on the circuit of Termas in Rio Hondo has positively concluded for Sam Lowes and Team Speed Up. The British rider,who faced the race from the second row of the grid, makes a good start andgets the second place until three laps from the checkered flag, when letRins pass. Lowes closes in third position and scores 16 points that placehim in third place in the provisional standings of Moto2.
SAM LOWES – 3rd
“I’m happy with the result, in the end I decided to let Rins go cause itseemed to have more pace and I wanted to have a look on him and seewhat I could do, but he had more grip then me so It was just a matter oftime. I’m happy with my second Moto2 podium and I look forward to Jerez! ”
SECOND ROW FOR LOWES AT THE QP OF GRAND PRIX DE LA REPUBLICA ARGENTINA
The qualifying practice of Moto2 have just concluded at Circuit of Termas deRio Hondo, in the afternoon temperatures has raised significantly and the asphalt touched 43C °, the track conditions have changed considerably andthe team did not manage to find the ideal setting for the SF15. Tomorrow inthe warm up technicians will do other tests to decide setting for the race, Sam Lowes will start from the second row of the grid in fourth place havingconcluded with a lap time of 1’43.253.
SAM LOWES – 4TH- 1’43.253
“I am happy as today the track was hot and we struggled more, I was very consistent but didn’t do the lap I need for the front row, but I am happy, and It’s the race that matters- Working hards as I know will be good”.
GOOD START OF THE GRAND PRIX DE LA REPUBLICA REPUBLICA ARGENTINA FOR LOWES AND TEAM SPEED UP
Positive the first day of free practice for Team Speed Up and Sam Lowes,after his first victory in Moto2 cc last weekend at Austin Grand Prix. TheBritish rider continues to prove that he had found a good feeling with his
SF15, the right style of riding in this category and to have a very consistentpace. Today the team has worked for the race, using the hard tire until thelast ten minutes of the second free practice session and has reached agood setup, tomorrow the technicians will focus the work on the front. InFP2 Lowes has improved by about a second the time of the FP1 andfinished in second position, stopping the chrono of his best lap time at1’43.306.
SAM LOWES -2nd – in 1’43.306
” I am very happy today cause we worked in a good calm way! We don’t have many of the race tyres so I only made 6 laps on good tyres today, so Iknow we have a lot to come tomorrow. I like this truck! thanks a lot to the