Red Bull KTM Tech3’s Miguel Oliveira showed another fantastic display of his talent today at the Czech Grand Prix in Brno, crossing the line in sixth place. Starting from P13, the Portuguese worked a long way through the field. In the course of the 21 laps race, he made up one position after another, passing strong rivals to finally achieve his best ever MotoGP outcome, crossing the line just 7.969 seconds behind the race winner, fellow KTM rider Brad Binder.
Following his breathtaking third position on Friday, Miguel Oliveira was off a decent start today as well, but lost the front of his KTM RC16 on the way to another strong lap time. Nevertheless, the Portuguese managed to regain his confidence this afternoon and missed out on a Q2 spot by just 0.037 seconds, ready to tackle the field tomorrow from the fifth row of the grid.
With an incredible 1:56.550 Red Bull KTM Tech3 rider Miguel Oliveira impressed in FP2 today to kick off the Grand Prix Cescke Republiky just 0.048 seconds behind the front in an excellent third position. Following a less easy FP1 in the morning, the Portuguese turned around fortunes in the significant hotter conditions this afternoon to conquer one of the top three spots.