Honda’s Marc Marquez won the Australian MotoGP 2017 to get closer towards the championship title. The 16th round of MotoGP 2017 season was very important for Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso and Maverick Viñales as both still have a small window to win the title. But Marc Marquez claimed his sixth win of the season at the 2017 MotoGP Grand Prix of Australia in a thrilling race. Watch Australian MotoGP 2017 highlights video and race results.
The Australian MotoGP took place at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, Phillip Island. The Grand Prix started with Friday’s practice session of Moto3, Moto2 and MotoGP while the qualifying rounds took take place on Saturday, 21 October. The Sunday’s MotoGP race starts at the 13.00 UK time.
Marc Marquez won the 2017 MotoGP title and ends the hope of Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo to win the championship. Now they will fight for the Manufacturer championship where Honda and Yahama are giving competition to each other.
2017 Australian MotoGP Grand Prix Schedule
The Practice Session of Australian Grand Prix 2016 will start on 21st October 0:00 UK time while the qualifying session will kick off Saturday, 22nd October at 5.10 UK time and 23rd October’s Sunday race will start at 6.00 UK time.
Friday, 20 October 2017
- Mot03 – FP1 (00:00 uk)
- MotGP – FP1 (00:55 uk)
- Moto2 – FP1 (01:55 uk)
- Moto3 – FP2 (04:10 uk)
- MotoGP – FP2 (05:05 uk)
- Moto2 – FP2 (06:05 uk)
Saturday, 21 October 2017
- Moto3 – FP3 (00:00 uk)
- MotGP – FP3 (01:55 uk)
- Moto2 – FP3 (02:55 uk)
- Moto3 – Qualifying (03:35 uk)
- MotoGP – FP4 (04:30 uk)
- MotoGP – Qualifying 1 (05:10 uk)
- MotoGP – Qualifying 2 (05:35 uk)
- Moto2 – Qualifying (06:05 uk)
Sunday, 22 October 2017
- Moto3 – Warm-up (00:40 uk)
- Moto2 – Warm-up (01:10 uk)
- MotoGP – Warm-up (01:40 uk)
- Moto3 – RACE (03:00 uk)
- Moto2 – RACE (04:20 uk)
- MotoGP – RACE (06:00 uk)
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, Phillip Island
LENGTH 4.4 km (2.76 miles)
CORNERS 7 left – 5 right
WIDTH 13 m.
LONGEST STRAIGHT 900m
Australian MotoGP 2017 Highlights Video
The Australian MotoGP 2017 race will be broadcasted live on BT Sports in the UK early morning while the USA (United States) viewers can watch live coverage of this race on beinSport. Indian viewers can watch Australia MotoGP 2017 on Ten Sports while Trans7 will broadcast this MotoGP race in the Indonesia. Check out MotoGP 2017 broadcasters worldwide – Here.
For viewers who don’t want to watch live can tune into this page to watch Australian MotoGP 2017 highlights and full race replay video but it will be available for only 2 hours after that it will be removed.
Cal Crutchlow has won the Australian MotoGP 2016 at the Phillip Island and grabbed his second victory of the season. It was an exciting race and motoGP fans were on peak when Valentino Rossi who charged from 15th and finished at the second place. Maverick Vinales finished third after winning a battle with Aleix Espargaro and Andrea Dovizioso. Espargaro in a great contest. Below are the complete Australian MotoGP 2017 highlights video and race results.
The current MotoGP 2016 world champion, Marc Marquez crashed out of the race when he was pushing extra in the midway stage.
Australian MotoGP 2016 Results
|1||25||35||Cal CRUTCHLOW||GBR||LCR Honda||Honda||176.5||40’48.543|
|2||20||46||Valentino ROSSI||ITA||Movistar Yamaha MotoGP||Yamaha||176.2||+4.218|
|3||16||25||Maverick VIÑALES||SPA||Team SUZUKI ECSTAR||Suzuki||176.1||+5.309|
|4||13||4||Andrea DOVIZIOSO||ITA||Ducati Team||Ducati||175.9||+9.157|
|5||11||44||Pol ESPARGARO||SPA||Monster Yamaha Tech 3||Yamaha||175.5||+14.299|
|6||10||99||Jorge LORENZO||SPA||Movistar Yamaha MotoGP||Yamaha||175.1||+20.125|
|7||9||45||Scott REDDING||GBR||OCTO Pramac Yakhnich||Ducati||174.5||+28.369|
|8||8||38||Bradley SMITH||GBR||Monster Yamaha Tech 3||Yamaha||174.5||+28.781|
|9||7||9||Danilo PETRUCCI||ITA||OCTO Pramac Yakhnich||Ducati||174.5||+28.792|
|10||6||43||Jack MILLER||AUS||Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS||Honda||174.5||+28.815|
|11||5||6||Stefan BRADL||GER||Aprilia Racing Team Gresini||Aprilia||174.3||+31.809|
|12||4||19||Alvaro BAUTISTA||SPA||Aprilia Racing Team Gresini||Aprilia||173.1||+47.734|
|13||3||68||Yonny HERNANDEZ||COL||Pull & Bear Aspar Team||Ducati||173.1||+47.749|
|14||2||50||Eugene LAVERTY||IRL||Pull & Bear Aspar Team||Ducati||172.7||+54.311|
|15||1||7||Mike JONES||AUS||Avintia Racing||Ducati||172.6||+55.875|
|16||53||Tito RABAT||SPA||Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS||Honda||171.9||+1’06.395|
|17||69||Nicky HAYDEN||USA||Repsol Honda Team||Honda||170.8||+1’22.604|
|8||Hector BARBERA||SPA||Ducati Team||Ducati||174.5||3 Laps|
|41||Aleix ESPARGARO||SPA||Team SUZUKI ECSTAR||Suzuki||176.2||5 Laps|
|93||Marc MARQUEZ||SPA||Repsol Honda Team||Honda||176.6||18 Laps|
|76||Loris BAZ||FRA||Avintia Racing||Ducati||0 Lap|