After having secured his best ever starting position in the MotoGP World Championship on Sunday with a fantastic performance, Red Bull KTM Tech3’s Miguel Oliveira was set to launch off the Gran Premio Red Bull de Andalucía from the second row of the grid. In doing so, he got caught in traffic, early on when the red lights went off, which lead to an unlucky incident in the first corner. The Portuguese star didn’t have any chance to avoid a crash and had to bury his hopes for another great result on the first lap.
Red Bull KTM Tech3’s Miguel Oliveira delivered a breathtaking Qualifying today. After he secured the top spot in Q1 with an ultra-fast lap of 1:37.355 minutes, he played his cards well during his first ever Q2 session and just went out for the final minutes of the second Qualifying to even lower his fabulous lap time by 0.011 seconds and claiming fifth position, which means The Portuguese star will start from the second row of the MotoGP grid tomorrow, leading the ascending KTM armada.
With the sixth fastest time in this morning’s first practice session, Red Bull KTM Tech3’s Miguel Oliveira initiated the Gran Premio Red Bull de Andalucía where he left off last week. The Portuguese star managed to hold onto his fantastic provisional Q2 position after Free Practice two, which was a lot hotter than FP1, concluding Friday just 0.429 seconds behind the top.