Definitely positive the second day of practice at the Losail circuit in Qatar for the Pramac. Hector Barbera has concluded the last session dedicated to MotoGP with the sixth time in 1.56.163, which makes it the first of the Ducati riders. The positive performance of the Iberian rider is the result of teamwork that has been done in these two days . The Team Pramac is continuing his work on the path taken during winter testing. No sudden upheaval, but modular changes agreed with the pilot, which can in this way have a quick response time of those activities from the box.
"I am very pleased, not only for the time. In fact I still have a good feeling with the bike and work with a strategy that is giving us the right results. Today we have immediately started very strong, trying to make time and we did, because after five laps the rear tire loses some 'grip. Tomorrow, in qualifying, we will do the same: once aggressive search for the fastest lap, then we will try to improve the set-up for the race. Needless to say I am very happy to still be the first Ducati rider ".
"Our strategy proved correct and we pushed the tires hard that we will use in the race. We also tried a softer cover, but you can only do two laps before the "soft", and then went back to the original all'assetto proved to be the best. We must continue to be focused tomorrow. "
Pramac Press Release