Vamos Vinales as he leads Yamaha 1-2-3 in Aragon MotoGP FP2 as Ducati struggles

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Maverick Vinales leads a Yamaha 1-2-3 lockout in a potentially crucial Aragon MotoGP FP2 as Ducati fumbles well outside the top ten
Maverick Vinales led an almost identical Yamaha 1-2-3 lockout in FP2 as the Iwata manufacturer sent a warning signal to its rivals by revelling in the blustery conditions at Motorland Aragon.

Having prevailed in bitterly cold conditions in FP1, Vinales was markedly quicker this time around, taking a full two seconds off the erstwhile benchmark with a 1m 47.771secs to head off M1 counterparts Fabio Quartararo and Franco Morbidelli.

Indeed, FP2 could prove a critical session for the riders as very cold conditions are forecast for tomorrow's Q2-deciding FP3 session. Though organisers have pushed it back 30mins - as they did this morning - the huge difference in times between FP1 and FP2 suggest it will be difficult for riders outside the top ten right now to get close to the times they'd need to guarantee a Q2…
Ollie Barstow
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