Viñales charges to the top ahead of Americas GP

The Spaniard was quickest on Sunday morning ahead of Marc Marquez and Fernandez on a potential record-breaking Sunday

The riders took to the Circuit Of The Americas for Warm Up to perfect their packages ahead of the Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas. Flying to the top of the time sheets on Sunday morning was Maverick Viñales, continuing to dominate in Austin. Behind the Spaniard was the King of COTA – Marc Marquez (Gresini Racing MotoGP™), who was a mere 0.176 behind – with the #93 aiming to add to his win tally. Raul Fernandez brought the Trackhouse Racing machine to third ahead of the team’s home race. Jorge Martin (Prima Pramac Racing) will be hoping for less drama on Sunday, with the Spaniard ending Warm Up in fourth ahead of Alex Marquez (Gresini Racing MotoGP™).

Reigning World Champion Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati Lenovo Team) had a quiet start to Sunday, ending the session in 15th ahead of last year’s winner Alex Rins (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP™).

All eyes around the world now turn towards the start of the iconic Americas GP, which will begin at 14:00 local time (UTC -5) with Viñales starting from pole position – hoping to make history. So, ensure you don’t miss any of the drama on!

Top 10:

1 Maverick Viñales (Aprilia Racing) 2:02.341
2 Marc Marquez (Gresini Racing MotoGP™) +0.176
3 Raul Fernandez (Trackhouse Racing) +0.454
4 Jorge Martin (Prima Pramac Racing) +0.557
5 Alex Marquez (Gresini Racing MotoGP™) +0.578
6 Pedro Acosta (Red Bull GASGAS Tech3) +0.730
7 Brad Binder (Red Bull KTM Factory Racing) +0.735
8 Jack Miller (Red Bull KTM Factory Racing) +0.872
9 Franco Morbidelli (Prima Pramac Racing) +0.877
10 Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Racing) +0.992



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