In FP3, Johann and Jorge missed out on direct access to the Q2 session by only 3 and 7 hundredths of a second respectively. They were forced to pass via Q1.
In the Q1 session after a difficult start, Johann Zarco was able to mark the leading time and earned himself a place in Q2 in which he then went on to come fifth in. He did this with a time of 1:32.394.
The Spanish rider started off his Q1 session in the best way and after an excellent first run, he was in the second position. He ended in fourth place with a time of 1:32.850, which in turn gained him a fifth row start on the grid tomorrow.