Event
Gran Premio Red Bull de Espana


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League
MotoGP

Season
2018

Round
4

Date
Sun 6th May 2018

Location
Circuito de Jerez
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Description
The Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuito de Jerez is a colourful event which draws massive crowds from all over to watch the world’s best riders do battle in the sunshine of Andalusia. The Jerez circuit in southern Spain was built in 1986, hosted its first Grand Prix a year later and has remained on the MotoGP™ calendar ever since.
As a nation, Spain has produced some great riders over the years such as Angel Nieto, Ricardo Tormo, Sito Pons, Alex Criville and Jorge Martinez “Aspar”. The likes of Jorge Lorenzo, Marc Marquez, Dani Pedrosa and Maverick Viñales now continue the Spanish success story in the premier class.


It could prove a pivotal race in Spain, with Marquez taking the win as Lorenzo, Dovi and Pedrosa all collide.
Reigning Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took a stunning second win of the season – and his second win at Jerez – in the Gran Premio Red Bull de España, fighting to the front and just able to pull away into clear air, away from some huge drama that then hit the race behind. In a pivotal day in the Championship, an unbelievable racing incident saw Jorge Lorenzo (Ducati Team), teammate Andrea Dovizioso and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) all crash out in one go at Turn 6 – with Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) and Andrea Iannone (Team Suzuki Ecstar) then coming through to complete the podium.


Result List
Pos./Rider/Nation/Team/Bike/Time/Gap/Points

1/Marc MARQUEZ/SPA/Repsol Honda Team/Honda/41'39.678/25
2/Johann ZARCO/FRA/Monster Yamaha Tech 3/Yamaha/+5.241/20
3/Andrea IANNONE/ITA/Team SUZUKI ECSTAR/Suzuki/+8.21416
4/Danilo PETRUCCI/ITA/Alma Pramac Racing/Ducati/+8.61713
5/Valentino ROSSI/ITA/Movistar Yamaha MotoGP/Yamaha/+8.743/11
6/Jack MILLER/AUS Alma/Pramac Racing/Ducati/+9.768/10
7/Maverick VIÑALES/SPA/Movistar Yamaha MotoGP/Yamaha/+13.543/9
8/Alvaro BAUTISTA/SPA/Angel Nieto Team/Ducati/+14.076/8
9/Franco MORBIDELLI/ITA/EG 0,0 Marc VDS/Honda/+16.822/7
10/Mika KALLIO/FIN Red Bull/KTM Factory Racing/KTM/+19.405/6
11/Pol ESPARGARO/SPA/Red Bull KTM Factory Racing/KTM/+21.149/5
12/Takaaki NAKAGAMI/JPN/LCR Honda IDEMITSU/Honda/+21.174/4
13/Bradley SMITH/GBR/Red Bull KTM Factory Racing/KTM/+21.765/3
14/Tito RABAT/SPA/Reale Avintia Racing/Ducati/+22.103/2
15/Scott REDDING/GBR/Aprilia Racing Team Gresini/Aprilia/+36.755/1
16/Hafizh SYAHRIN/MAL/Monster Yamaha Tech 3/Yamaha/+41.861
17/Xavier SIMEON/BEL/Reale Avintia Racing/Ducati/+49.241
18/Karel ABRAHAM /CZE/Angel Nieto Team/Ducati 150.3/1 Lap
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Jorge LORENZO/SPA/Ducati Team/Ducati/8 Laps
Andrea DOVIZIOSO/ITA/Ducati Team/Ducati/8 Laps
Dani PEDROSA/SPA/Repsol Honda Team/Honda/8 Laps
Cal CRUTCHLOW/GBR/LCR Honda CASTROL/Honda/9 Laps
Thomas LUTHI/SWI/EG 0,0 Marc VDS/Honda/14 Laps
Alex RINS /SPA/Team SUZUKI ECSTAR/Suzuki/20 Laps
Not Finished 1st Lap
Aleix ESPARGARO/SPA/Aprilia Racing Team Gresini/Aprilia/0 Lap



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