Iker Lecuona managed to score the last point of the year with Tech3 KTM Factory Racing at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo today for the Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana. After starting from P16, he concluded lap one in 18th position. Throughout the 27 laps encounter, the Spaniard remained calm and consistent to make up several places until he reached the top 15 for his last race in the MotoGP World Championship for the moment.
The sun was out at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo for the final Free Practice sessions and Qualifying today. Throughout the day, Tech3 KTM Factory Racing’s Iker Lecuona made some steps in the right direction, improving in nearly each session. In a super tight Qualifying one, he landed fifth and missed out on a Q2 ticket by just 0.206 seconds. Yet, the local hero will start his home race tomorrow from row five.
With mixed weather conditions the Gran Premio dee la Comunitat Valenciana started out in a rollercoaster way for Tech3 KTM Factory Racing. Yet, drying track conditions in FP2 this afternoon delivered a clearer image of the riders’ and teams’ potential this afternoon.