2016 Moto3: Aspar Mahindra’s Francesco Bagnaia finishes third in Qatar

The 2016 Moto3 season’s opening round concluded yesterday in Qatar with Aspar Mahindra’s Francesco Bagnaia finishing third. He started fourth on the grid, and was then pushed to seventh quite soon. After lap 18 however, he slowly started to make his way up to finish .148 of a second behind the winner, Niccolo Antonelli. In second place was Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Brad Binder.

“This was a really, really difficult race. I had to push to the maximum on every single lap, and the pace was very strong. After practice and qualifying I...

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Updated Date: Mar 22, 2016 10:08:51 IST