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Bautista: “We got our best finish of the season”

Bautista: “We got our best finish of the season”

Alvaro Bautista crossed the line in 14th at Mugello, taking two championship points for his Aprilia Racing Team Gresini at their home race.

Bautista took advantage of the successful debut of Aprilia’s new seamless shift gearbox to get his best result of the season so far.

Alvaro Bautista: “Throughout the weekend we worked on improving the situation going in and coming out of turns, also taking a few small steps forward. To be honest I expected to lap a half a second faster, but the conditions slowed me down a bit, probably because of the track that had changed, with less grip on the tarmac compared to the practice sessions. So I tried to maintain the most consistent pace possible and in the end we got our best finish of the season, right here in the team's Home Grand Prix. I'm pleased even if it is clear that there is still much work to be done. In any case I would like to thank the entire team, Aprilia, our sponsors and also all the fans that came out to support us and now we'll be trying to take some ste

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MotoGP, 2015, GRAN PREMIO D'ITALIA TIM, RAC, Alvaro Bautista, Aprilia Racing Team Gresini

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