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Kent finishes Friday Moto3™ practice on top

 Kent finishes Friday Moto3™ practice on top

Current Moto3™ Championship leader Danny Kent set the fastest time of the day in Argentina during Friday’s Free Practice.

Grip levels at the Termas de Rio Hondo had improved dramatically from this morning’s FP1 session after riders had cleared the dust off the racing line, with lap times dropping accordingly as the day went on.

It was the winner last time out in Austin who set the fastest time of the day, as Danny Kent managed a 1’49.154 on the Leopard Racing Honda, just five-tenths slower than Alex Marquez' Circuit Record set last season.

Belgian Livio Loi (+0.411s) on the RW Racing Honda was next, ahead of Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Karel Hanika (+0.411s) and Italian Enea Bastianini (+0.505s) on the Gresini Racing Team Moto3 machine in 4th.

Rounding out the provisional second row were Hanika’s teammate Miguel Oliveira (+0.721s) and young French rider Fabio Quartararo (+0.738s) on the Estrella Galicia 0,0 Honda in 6th.

Click here for the full Moto3™ FP2 results, FP3 is due to start at 9:00am local time in Argentina on Saturday.

Moto3, 2015, GRAN PREMIO RED BULL DE LA REPÚBLICA ARGENTINA, FP2, Danny Kent, Livio Loi, Karel Hanika

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