Victory in England! Augusto Fernández takes to the top step at Silverstone
The Silverstone Grand Prix has witnessed Augusto Fernández’s second win this season. The good work of the weekend, led to a good qualifying that allowed him to come out in third position of the grid and end up winning the race, to add some valuable points in the most decisive section of the World Championship.
The race was not easy, Augusto’s start was not the best possible, which saw Márquez and Navarro take off from the group. Soon Augusto began the comeback and joined the main group. Márquez’s mistake took him to the ground and Augusto decided to go for all. In a beautiful final fight with Navarro, he managed to take the first position and cross the finish line as winner of the British Grand Prix.
“I’m very happy with the victory. It has been a very tough race. I have been fatal and I have had to go back, but I knew I had the rhythm and that I was stronger than the others. I have waited at the end to show the cards and we have been able to take the race in a beautiful fight that I enjoyed a lot… very happy indeed.”