Portuguese KTM driver was the best of the ‘group of others’
Miguel Oliveira guarantees that his goal this Saturday will be to qualify for the Q2 Qualifying for the Doha MotoGP GP. The Portuguese KTM driver stayed this Friday with the 11th time and, most likely, on the verge of direct counting, therefore not hiding a bittersweet feeling in the statements at a press conference broadcast by the Lusa agency.
“Being so close to the top 10 is as motivating as it is disappointing. It is just as frustrating to be 11th as 17th, but it shows a good direction for tomorrow [sábado].
It was a more positive Friday than the last. I didn’t go directly to the top 10, but we had our chance. We have to try our best tomorrow [sábado]. I hope to try some new things on TL4 and try to get into Q2. “
During the day, the plan will again be to go through the [pneus] hard. In free practice 4 and qualifying we will have to see the temperature to decide. Today [sexta-feira], the Tech3 pilots [equipa satélite da KTM] used the medium, let’s investigate.
“In the race we will have very low temperatures again, which will limit the choice for the soft ahead. “
O Doha GP program continues this Saturday with TL3.
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