The second training session was held on Friday (20/11/2020) at 14.00 local time. Located at Autódromo Internacional do Algarve, Zarco managed to improve his time in the first session, which was only 1 minute 41.181 seconds.
In FP 2, rider Esponsorama Racing The French origin managed to record a time of 1 minute 39, 417 seconds. The second and third positions are still occupied by Vinales and Espargaro who in the previous session also won the same position. Vinales was 0.119 seconds adrift of Zarco, while Espargaro lost 0.109 seconds to Vinales.
Fabio Quartararo is in fourth place with a record time of 1 minute 39.692 seconds. Brad Binder and Joan Mir followed in fifth and sixth order. Andrea Dovizioso, Pol Espargaro, Jack Miller, and Franco Morbidelli complete the top 10 positions.
Valentino Rossi became the only Yamaha rider who failed to break into the top 10. He had crashed at Turn 4, when the training session left less than 20 minutes. He is only 21st with a time of 1 minute 41.279 seconds.
Honda also recorded poor results in the second session. Unlike the first session, this time none of them made it into the top 10. Stefan Bradl is in 11th position, followed by Takaaki Nakagami (12th position), Cal Crutchlow (14th position), and Alex Marquez (position 18).
FP2 MotoGP Portugal Complete Results 2020
Results of FP2 MotoGP Portugal 2020. Photo: MotoGP