Record-Breaking Lap at Mandalika Track
A thrilling hour of running to conclude the Friday session at the Mandalika track saw Aleix Espargaro set a new all-time lap record of 1m30.474s in the closing seconds. This impressive achievement surpassed Marco Bezzecchi, the VR46 Ducati rider, who had recently undergone surgery for a broken collarbone and arrived at Lombok just this morning. Bezzecchi had briefly taken the top spot with 10 minutes remaining but ultimately finished third.
Espargaro’s exceptional performance has once again showcased the immense skill and speed of the Aprilia team. The Spanish rider has solidified his position as one of the top contenders in the MotoGP championship. His record-breaking lap not only highlights his individual talent but also demonstrates the remarkable capabilities of the Aprilia bike.
The Mandalika track, located in Indonesia, has become a popular destination for MotoGP races. Its challenging layout and breathtaking scenery make it a favorite among riders and crowds alike. With Espargaro’s latest feat, the Mandalika track has further cemented its status as a world-class racing venue.
The competition in MotoGP continues to heat up, with riders pushing the boundaries of speed and skill. As the season progresses, fans eagerly anticipate more exhilarating moments and record-breaking performances from their favorite racers.