Sunday did not start well for Aleix Espargaró due to a crash on turn seven during the warm up session that left the rider with pain in his neck and in less-than-optimum conditions for riding in the race.DOZNAJ VIŠE
The qualifying session on the Japanese Motegi track placed both the Aprilia riders on the seventh row of the starting grid for the GP tomorrow.DOZNAJ VIŠE
Aprilia's weekend at Motegi got off on the right foot in preparation for the GP of Japan on Sunday. During the first session, held on a dry track, Aleix Espargaró made it into the top 10 with a time of 1'46.126, while teammate Scott Redding stopped the clock with a good twelfth place at 1'46.854.DOZNAJ VIŠE
Joe Collier took third place overall in the National 1000cc Superstock Championship with EHA Racing aboard the In Competition prepared Aprilia RSV4 RF during 2018, which was rounded out with a fifth-placed finish at Brands Hatch on Sunday at the season finale.
The Motegi track in Japan will host the first of the three consecutive intercontinental MotoGP rounds.DOZNAJ VIŠE
The risky choice of the soft rear tyre paid off for Aleix Espargaró, who finished in the points, the third time in a row for the Spanish rider and particularly significant because it was earned on one of the most difficult tracks for the RS-GP.DOZNAJ VIŠE