Enea Bastianini closes the qualifications of the Doha GP 2021 in 19th place, after the good exploit of last week. His tomorrow Ducati it will be the last of the grid, but today Enea accused a problem with his bike: “Without this setback I would have most likely entered Q2”.
Enea, what happened with your Ducati?
“We had some problems. This morning in FP3 it was not bad, as well as in FP4. In qualifying, on the other hand, we had a problem with the bike. I had to take the spare one, but without having time to get the right one. feeling. Too bad, because I would most likely have passed in Q2 with a very good time “.
How will the racing strategy change from the 19th pitch?
“Tomorrow I will have to try to start strong immediately to avoid ending up in traffic. We’ll see later.”
Do you think you can repeat the good opening match?
“Yes, why not. I think I can be fast in the race pace. I’d like to aim for a second entry into the top ten.”
After seven days you understood the bike better, are there any news?
“There are no big changes compared to last weekend. The conditions are a bit more critical from a grip point of view. But since yesterday we have made a good step forward.”
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