Free Practice and Qualifying were both hindered by rain showers ahead of the fifth round of the Moto3 season in Le Mans. Bulega had his pole position qualifying lap cancelled which meant Martin claimed his third pole of the season.
What a fantastic battle the Moto3 race turned out to be as up to 12 riders at a time battled for the lead at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar where the 250cc class met for the opening round of the 2017 season. Mir emerged victorious after a long and hard slog to the finish line, and the others made sure it wasn't easy! Full race report.
Franco Morbidelli will lead the Moto2 grid, and Jorge Martin will lead the Moto3 grid should the season opener go ahead at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar after the day of Qualifying was cancelled after rainfall due to track conditions at the floodlit track.
The Moto3 class returned to the Losail International Circuit in Qatar for one Free Practice session on day two of proceedings ahead of the opening round at Qatar. A late lap from Jorge martin saw the Spaniard top the leaderboard.