Aleix Espargaro fastest as Honda woes continue with Marc Marquez fall
During FP1, Maverick Vinales took the lead, followed by Aleix Espargaro in an all-factory Aprilia 1-2. Franco Morbidelli and Marco Bezzecchi had some close calls but managed to avoid crashes. Fabio Quartararo almost lost control of his M1 due to low grip conditions. Vinales responded to Espargaro’s lap time and extended his lead. Ducati, Aprilia, KTM, and Yamaha showed strong performance, while Honda struggled. Brad Binder replaced Francesco Bagnaia in third place. Marc Marquez was the first to crash, and Espargaro finished the session with the fastest time.