Miguel Oliveira broke through the 1:59 mark today at the scorching Sepang International Circuit to finish the first official test in 2020 impressive 0.415 seconds to the top. Yet, the Portuguese youngster was missing 1.710 seconds to the fastest rider exactly one year ago.
The Red Bull KTM Tech3 duo of Miguel Oliveira and Iker Lecuona made further significant steps forward on the second day of the official preseason test at the Sepang International Circuit. While Oliveira achieved more consistency and lowered his lap time by impressive 0.766 seconds compared to day one.
After Miguel Oliveira and Iker Lecuona have been arriving in Malaysia last week already and completed three days of a very positive shakedown test, they started the official Sepang test today side by side with the entire 2020 MotoGP grid. Thereby, Red Bull KTM Tech3’s Oliveira did a fastest lap of 2:00.131 minutes, doing 49 laps in total.