Newman, Kenseth, Suarez.
Trying to spread the love.
MotoGP season kicks off in Qatar today at 2 PM for those who can find it. This is a night race.
Torrential rains cancelled qualifying so combined times from the 2 practice sessions were used to set the grid.
Former Suzuki rider, Maverick Vinales starts on pole in his first race for Yamaha, Iannone is 2nd on a Suzuki, then Marquez on his Honda.
Johann Zarco starts 4th in his first MotoGp on a Yamaha.
Rossi starts 10th, Lorenzo starts 12th.
Should make for a wild first turn.
KTM makes the big leap from Moto3 to the premier league with Red Bull as sponsor. The 2 entries start dead last.