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16 days ago
By motogp.com

Granado and Ferrari the stand-outs again on Day 2

Top duo were split by less than a tenth on the second day of MotoE™ official testing in Jerez

Tags MotoE, 2020

Day 1’s fastest rider Eric Granado (Avintia Esponsorama Racing) topped the FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup timesheets again on Day 2 at the Circuito de Jerez-Angel Nieto thanks to a 1:47.546. The Brazilian’s nearest challenger was again reigning Cup winner Matteo Ferrari (Trentino Gresini MotoE), the Italian finishing 0.098 off top spot with Alex Di Angelis (Octo Pramac MotoE) completing the top three.

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Granado and Ferrari were the only two riders to dip below the 1:47 barrier on Day 2, with Granado finding around eight tenths on Wednesday as the grid continue to get to grips with the new Energica Ego Corsas. Xavier Simeon (LCR E-Team) was fourth quickest on Day 2 in Andalucia with a best of 1:48.294, with 2019 Cup runner-up Bradley Smith (WithU Motorsport) rounding out the top five after he posted a 1:48.451. 

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The MotoE™ riders will be back on track on Thursday for the third and final day of testing in Jerez. Keep an eye on Jerez’ live timing and motogp.com to get the latest from the electric paddock.

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