KOMPAS.com – The 2020 Catalunya MotoGP series was completed on Sunday (9/27/2020) evening WIB.
As a result, the Petronas Yamaha SRT racer, Fabio Quartararo, emerged as the winner in the eighth series of MotoGP 2020 which was held at the Catalunya Circuit.
The rider, who was nicknamed El Diablo, managed to touch the finish line first after smoking the Suzuki Ecstar riders, namely Joan Mir and Alex Rins.
Quartararo’s victory at the same time paid for the failure in the previous five series.
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In addition, this is Quartararo’s third main podium in the 2020 MotoGP season.
Quartararo’s other two main podiums were won at the Spanish and Andalusian GPs.
At the 2020 Catalunya MotoGP race, veteran racer Valentino Rossi failed to finish due to a crash when the race left nine laps.
Rossi failed to control his motorbike when passing Turn 2.
Valentino Rossi is OUT of the Catalan Grand Prix!
– FOX Sports Asia (@FOXSportsAsia) September 27, 2020
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This will be the second time for Rossi to fail to finish the race due to a crash.
Previously, at the Emilia Romagna MotoGP last week, Rossi fell on the second 4 laps corner. Even though he managed to get up and continue the race, The Doctor finally pulled over to the paddock on lap 17.
Furthermore, the 2020 MotoGP schedule will hold a series of races titled the French GP.
The French MotoGP will be held at the Le Mans-Bugatti Circuit.
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The ninth series of MotoGP 2020 will take place on 9-11 October.
French MotoGP 2020 schedule:
FP1: 14.55-15.40 WIB
FP2: 19.10-19.55 WIB
FP3: 14.55-16.35 WIB
FP4: 18.30-19.00 WIB
Qualification: 19.10-19.50 WIB
Race: 19.00 WIB