Aragon Grand Prix MotoGP start pushed back due to cold temperatures

The start of the Aragon Grand Prix MotoGP has been postponed by one hour
Sunday's MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix has been postponed for an hour as part of a switch to the rest of the weekend schedule that starts on Saturday.
The opening practice for the Aragon GP on Friday was postponed by 35 minutes to allow the track to warm to a safe temperature for Michelin's tires to work.
However, drivers still felt that conditions were not optimal for driving and the FP3 schedule for all classes on Saturday morning was postponed by half an hour as a result.
The track conditions should be discussed at today's meeting of the Driver Safety Commission. The MotoGP organizers Dorna Sports issued a new schedule.
All track actions have now been postponed by an hour, and the Moto3 FP3 will start on Saturday at 10:00 local time.
The first MotoGP session will now take place at 10:55 a.m. local time. RP4 and qualifying will begin at 2:10 p.m. and 2:50 p.m. local time.
The start of the Aragon Grand Prix MotoGP has been postponed by one hour
On Sunday, the MotoGP warm-up begins at 11 a.m. local time. The Moto3 race takes place at noon.
The Moto2 race follows at 1:20 p.m. The MotoGP race starts at 3:00 p.m. local time.
On Friday afternoon, some drivers voiced concerns that the initial 30-minute FP3 delay would not be enough to warm up the track sufficiently.
Some riders outside the tentative Q2 spots - including Andrea Dovizioso's Ducatis, Jack Miller's and French GP winner Danilo Petrucci - may have better chances of improving their FP2 times with the new schedule.
Due to the cold conditions expected for the final races in Aragon, Ricardo Tormo near Valencia and the Algarve in Portugal, the allocation of soft front tires for each weekend has been increased by one from five to six.
It is not yet clear if future races will change their schedules due to the colder conditions expected.
Friday's race in Aragon was crowned by Yamaha's Maverick Vinales, who led championship leader Petronas SRT's Fabio Quartararo by 0.249 seconds.
Quartararo's next title rival, Joan Mir on the Suzuki, was fourth overall.
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