Mugello, Tuscany hills, Italian fans, the beautiful sound of MotoGP engines, cloudy sky with the uncertainty of the track conditions… All the ingredients were reunited to make the day an exciting race day as the MotoGP class was set to take its eighth start of the season, at the Italian Grand Prix. Tech3 KTM Factory Racing rookies Remy Gardner and Raul Fernandez were starting from the nineteenth and twenty-fifth positions.
The MotoGP action returned at the iconic Autodromo Internazionale del Mugello today for Tech3 KTM Factory Racing rookies Remy Gardner and Raul Fernandez. We saw progress being made this morning during FP3, before the thunder and the rain threatened the final free practice and the qualifying sessions.
Mugello here we are! Tech3 KTM Factory Racing was excited to come back to the iconic Mugello track for the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, the eighth of the now twenty stops of 2022 following the postponement of the Finnish Grand Prix announced earlier this week. Friday kicked off as per usual with Free Practice 1 at 9:55 local time (GMT+2), followed by the second session in the afternoon at 14:10. It is no secret that Tech3 KTM Factory Racing is going through a challenging time, and rookies Remy Gardner and Raul Fernandez, together with their crews, continued their efforts to find solutions to improve the performance of the KTM RC16.