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Zarco quickest in Moto2™ FP2 ahead of Lowes and Kallio

   Zarco quickest in Moto2™ FP2 ahead of Lowes and Kallio

Ajo Motorsport's Johann Zarco finished on top of the timesheets after the first day of practice at the Termas de Rio Hondo in Argentina.

The Moto2™ riders returned to the Termas de Rio Hondo track for FP2 this afternoon at the Gran Premio Red Bull de la República Argentina. Despite earlier spots of rain during MotoGP™ FP2, track conditions were once again good for the Moto2™ session with riders improving their times from the morning.

It was Frenchman Zarco who ended up fastest, setting a 1’42.239 on his Ajo motorsport Kalex. He finished just ahead of Speed Up Racing’s Sam Lowes (+0.067s) and the Moto2™Championship runner-up from last season, Italtrans Racing Team’s Mika Kallio (+0.187s) in third.

The provisional second row consists of reigning Moto2™ World Champion Tito Rabat in 4th on the Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS Racing Kalex, Athina Forward Racing’s Lorenzo Baldassarri in 5th and Xavier Simeon on the Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 bike in 6th.

Click here for the combined Moto2™ FP1 & FP2 results, FP3 is scheduled to start at 09:00 local time on Saturday in Argentina.

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Moto2, 2015, GRAN PREMIO RED BULL DE LA REPÚBLICA ARGENTINA, FP2, Sam Lowes, Johann Zarco, Mika Kallio

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