MotoGP Round 14/18 Results: Marc Marquez wins Aragon Grand Prix

Editor@Throttle|Updated: September 25, 2017 9:20
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Defending champion Marc Marquez opened 16 point lead at the top World Championship standings by winning the Aragon MotoGP.  Victory took the Spanish Honda rider to 224 points and moved him clear of Andrea Dovizioso, who was sixth. Dani Pedrosa finished second and Jorge Lorenzo, who led the race, was third.

 

Nine-time champion Valentino Rossi, who suffered a double leg fracture only three weeks ago, finished fifth on his Yamaha. The Italian was second behind three-time champion Lorenzo for part of the race before Marquez, Pedrosa and Maverick Vinales moved ahead of him.

 

Aragon GP Results

 

1. Marc Marquez (Spa/Honda) 42 minutes 06.816 seconds

2. Dani Pedrosa (Spa/Honda) 42:07.695

3. Jorge Lorenzo (Spa/Ducati) 42:08.844

4. Maverick Vinales (Spa/Yamaha) 42:12.072

5. Valentino Rossi (Ita/Yamaha) 42:12.698

6. Aleix Espargaro (Spa/Aprilia) 42:13.778

7. Andrea Dovizioso (Ita/Ducati) 42:14.271

8. Alvaro Bautista (Spa/Ducati) 42:14.726

9. Johann Zarco (Fra/Yamaha) 42:19.818

10. Pol Espargaro (Spa/KTM) 42:20.891

 

 

Standings

 

1. Marc Marquez (Spa/Honda) 224 points

2. Andrea Dovizioso (Ita/Ducati) 208

3. Maverick Vinales (Spa/Yamaha) 196

4. Dani Pedrosa (Spa/Honda) 170

5. Valentino Rossi (Ita/Yamaha) 168

6. Johann Zarco (Fra/Yamaha) 117

7. Jorge Lorenzo (Spa/Ducati) 106

8. Danilo Petrucci (Ita/Ducati) 95

9. Cal Crutchlow (GB/Honda) 92

10. Jonas Folger (Ger/Yamaha) 84

 

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