Maverick Viñales: “I tried to overtake Quartararo, but I was wrong” | MotoGP: GP Andalucía
Maverick Viñaes, who finished second in the Andalusian Grand Prix, tried to overtake Fabio Quartararo at the start. Ambition played tricks on himThe Spanish pilot what did you see Valentino Rossi it was beyond him. Maverick, due to an error that he himself recognized, he then fell to sixth place, from which he went up to be second for the second time in the second World Cup race. Maverick Viñales will thus arrive with a 40 point advantage over Marc Márquez to the Czech Republic, where the eight-time champion is expected to be.
Questioned about what happened at the Andalusian Grand Prix, Maverick Viñales has pointed in DAZN: “In this race it was impossible to breathe. At first I tried to overtake Quartararo, but I was wrong and fell far behind. I went back up and got to Valentino, but he couldn’t breathe. In the end, I gave my all to be second and I got it. I am happy; tired, but happy ”.
Valentino Rossi, who has returned to stand on the podium more than a year later, commented: “I am very happy because we came from a dry season, with bad results. I am very satisfied with the team, with the race and, although it was a long race, I am happy. It is not a victory, but it tastes similar“
Fabio Quartararo, who already won the first World Cup race, has once again prevailed ahead of Maverick Viñales at the Andalusian Grand Prix. Despite having had a placid career, the Frenchman highlighted its toughness: “It was very hard, although I had a good rhythm. Keeping it was difficult, but it was an incredible race. Thanks to the team for their work and to my family at home. I feel great about getting this second victory in a row. ”