Fifth row for Augusto Fernández in Austria
Despite the threat of rain throughout the day, the second day of Austrian GP could finally be disputed completely dry.
After a good first contact of both riders, today they went on track to confirm the good set-up and achieve a good qualifying.
It was a complicated day for Augusto Fernández. Sito Pons’ pupil has encountered some problems and has not been able to confirm yesterday’s good feeling. With a better time of 1:29.067, he will start the grand prix from the thirteenth position and confident in making a good race and tracing positions.
The FlexBox HP 40 riders will make the race of 25 lapss scheduled at 12:20pm.
Augusto Fernández, 13th, 1: 29.067 (+0.349)
“Qualifying was complicated, we have not managed to make a quick lap and lower the time of the last free practices. We have problems, especially in a partial, but this afternoon we will work to solve it and, if we do it I am sure tomorrow we will fight for the front positions.”