Czech rider heads Moto3™ FP1 at a sunny Red Bull Ring, Championship contenders sit inside the top five

Jakub Kornfeil (Redox PrüstelGP) fired in the only sub 1:37 lap time in Moto3™ FP1 at the myWorld Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich to lead the way, the Czech rider set a 1:36.967 on his final flying lap to displace Tony Arbolino (VNE Snipers) from top spot as Celestino Vietti (SKY Racing Team VR46) claimed P3.

The lightweight class were greeted with bright blue skies in the Austrian hills as the times tumbled throughout the session. There was plenty of swapping and changing for P1 throughout FP1 but in the end it was Kornfeil who led the way, edging out Arbolino by 0.188 right at the end of play. Vietti leads Championship contender Lorenzo Dalla Porta (Leopard Racing) who, in turn, sits just ahead of title rival and overall standings leader Aron Canet (Sterilgarda Max Racing Team).

Moto3™ FP2 will be getting underway at 13:15 local time (GMT 2) – tune in!

Top 10:

1. Jakub Kornfeil (Redox PrüstelGP) 1:36.967

2. Tony Arbolino (VNE Snipers) 0.188

3. Celestino Vietti (SKY Racing Team VR46) 0.240

4. Lorenzo Dalla Porta (Leopard Racing) 0.321

5. Aron Canet (Sterilgarda Max Racing Team) 0.464

6. Raul Fernandez (Sama Qatar Angel Nieto Team)  0.481

7. Deniz Öncü (Red Bull KTM Ajo) 0.483

8. Dennis Foggia (SKY Racing Team VR46) 0.565

9. Can Öncü (Red Bull KTM Ajo) 0.643

10. Filip Salac (Redox PrüstelGP) 0.655

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