Motorcycling: Qatar MotoGP starting grid

Qatar MotoGP starting grid on Sunday, the first race of the 2017 world championship season:

1st row

1. Maverick Vinales (ESP/Yamaha) 1:54.316

2. Andrea Iannone (ITA/Suzuki) at 0.532

3. Marc Marquez (ESP/Honda) 0.596

2nd row

4. Johann Zarco (FRA/Yamaha Tech3) 0.692

5. Andrea Dovizioso (ITA/Ducati) 0.726

6. Scott Redding (GBR/Ducati Pramac) 0.769

3rd row

7. Dani Pedrosa (ESP/Honda) 0.797

8. Jonas Folger (GER/Yamaha Tech3) 0.892

9. Cal Crutchlow (GBR/Honda LCR) 0.895

4th row

10. Valentino Rossi (ITA/Yamaha) 1.098

11. Danilo Petrucci (ITA/Ducati Pramac) 1.119

12. Jorge Lorenzo (ESP/Ducati) 1.145

5th row

13. Alvaro Bautista (ESP/Ducati Aspar)1.265

14. Loris Baz (FRA/Ducati Avintia) 1.308

15. Aleix Espargaro (ESP/Aprilia) 1.318

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YAMAHA MOTOR

VOLKSWAGEN

SUZUKI MOTOR

Honda