In a breathtaking and spectacular Grand Prix of Styria Red Bull KTM Tech3 rider Miguel Oliveira brought home a stunning first victory today at the Red Bull Ring. Iker Lecuona reached the top 10 again following a strong two parted race.
With the seventh fastest time in the combined standings, Red Bull KTM Tech3’s Miguel Oliveira stepped up to Q2 directly today in order to fight for the best spots at the second consecutive round at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. The Portuguese showed a great speed during Qualifying to end up only 0.217 seconds behind the pole setter of the ultra-competitive field and will launch off from the line in P7 tomorrow.
The Red Bull KTM Tech3 duo of Miguel Oliveira and Iker Lecuona started the Grand Prix of Styria where they left off at last weeks’ Austrian GP with very fast lap times and some great feelings. After Oliveira impressively did the third fastest lap time in FP1 on Friday morning, he was working on race distance during the second Free Practice session to finally finish the opening day of the third round in a row in a fantastic fourth position, just 0.260 seconds to the top.