Remy lines up 8th on the grid for #ValenciaGP showdown

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The starting grid for the last round of the year was set in qualifying for the Valencia Grand Prix, held at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit on Saturday. Remy Gardner placed eighth and will take off from Row 3.

FP3 was held in dry conditions, in which both Red Bull KTM Ajo riders improved their times from Friday. Remy finished the practice in the 10th place, stopping the clock at 1:35.608 on his antepenultimate of 18 laps.

Both Red Bull KTM Ajo Moto2 riders went straight into Q2. In that session, Remy clocked in with 8th place on the timesheets – 1:35.117 – putting him on Row 3.

The last race of the Moto2 season, scheduled for 25 laps, begins at 12:20 PM local time.

“Today was a tough day for us. FP3 did not go the way we wanted and the changes we made to the bike yesterday were not perfect. However, we went into qualifying with a slightly different setup, we had a better feeling and we were closer in terms of our pace. Tomorrow we hope to have fun, have a good time and finish the race. Thanks again to the team for the work that they did.”