The Team Estrella Galicia 0.0 closes the preseason with note

Last day of the official Jerez test and the sun and good temperatures have allowed exploitation, from beginning to end, the two hours of training provided to close the preseason. It has been two batches that have completed Álex Rins and Álex Márquez in the second and third in the timesheets, respectively.

With the asphalt at over 20 º C since the track opened at ten o’clock, Álex Rins and Álex Márquez have left the box of Estrella Galicia 0.0 Team ready to make good use of every available minute. Have been quick to pick up pace and after 17 laps in the case of Rins, Marquez 11 in, closed the start time on the first two pitches of the timesheets, being the only ones down one minute and 47 seconds. In the second round today, have completed another 15 laps in the case of Rins, Marquez 11 in the second and third, respectively. Alex Marquez has suffered a slight dip in the curve 11 to skid the front wheel of his bike, but this accident has not stopped him keep rolling until you finish training.

After four days of testing, and Marquez Rins van de Jerez with a best time of 1 minute, 46 seconds and 610 milliseconds and 1 minute, 46 seconds and 986 milliseconds, respectively. They finished occupying the third and fourth places in the combined timesheets these days, after Luis Salom and Maverick Viñales, and satisfaction to be ready for start of the World Cup in two weeks, at the Losail Circuit in Qatar .

Álex Rins “The truth is that I’m very happy to Jerez. We have improved our time and get more pace, both with new and used tires. Although Salom has tight on the last lap and managed to make a better time, and we’re happy with the homework done ahead of the first race. We lacked, perhaps, to make a long run to see how the bike responds without grip tires, but overall, I think we are quite ready and eager to reach the first Grand Prix in Qatar. “

Álex Márquez “When we started the season we found a new bike for us, but little by little we have adapted and we have taken steps forward. The last test that we did was not great and each day we made progress. Latter day went very well, I have a good feeling with the bike and I think we are prepared to Qatar. This season I have to work the most and try to be ahead whenever possible. No I have pressure, but I would like make a podium this year, why not? “

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