The final race of the season Grand Prix of Valencia patted nerves and pilots and fans. Because of the rain the last race evolved quite unpredictable. First launched Aleiks Esparago Power Electronics Aspar, but the favorite positions he has held no more than three rounds, after which he walked Jorge Lorenzo further Esparago only lowers his position. Some of the pilots from the first laps began pits to change tires, among whom were Casey Stoner, Hector Barbera and Andrea Dovitsozo.
The list of riders escaped from the race on the first lap, opened Nicky Hayden, Ivan Silva and Roberto Rolfo. On the eighth lap Dani Pedrosa overtook Lorenzo, waiting for any, even the smallest error for the attack. Stefan Bradley went to the third position, leading the Nagasuka Katsuyuki of Yamaha Factory Racing and Kruchlou, in third place, he did not last long, losing control of the bikes Bradley crashed on the tenth lap Cal Kruchlou bypasses Katsuyuki and Pedrossa when entering a corner, taking a wide arc to increase the distance with the champion for three seconds.
This was followed by a new series of downs. First flown in the side, he left the race Jorge Lorenzo, replaced his chief opponent Dani Pedrosa. Then on the 19th lap of the race left Hector Barbera and Randy de Pyunie flew into the gravel, around later into the trap of gravel hit Claudio Corti and Avintii Blusens.
After Lorenzo crash Cal Kruchlou moved to the second position, but did not meet expectations of fans and for eight laps before the end of the Grand Prix of Valencia commits a fall. Alvaro Bautista, moved up to third place, because of all the forces trying to save the position of his pursuer Casey Stoner. But three laps before the finish Keys Bautista caught at the exit of the turn to the finish line and took the third place.
As a result, the Grand Prix of Valencia took Dani Pedrosa, followed by the first of the season on the podium rose Japanese Katsuyuki of Yamaha Factory Racing, with third place on the podium completes his racing career Casey Stoner. Top five rounded out Alvaro Bautista and Michele Pirro of San Carlo Honda Gresini. Andrea Dovizioso and Karel Abraham on the seventh and eighth, while Danilo Petruchio Came IodaRacing Project, James Ellison and Valentino Rossi closes the top ten Grand Prix of Valencia.
MotoGP Results 2017
1 Jorge LORENZO Yamaha SPA 350
2 Dani PEDROSA Honda SPA 332
3 Casey STONER Honda AUS 254
4 Andrea DOVIZIOSO Yamaha ITA 218
5 Alvaro BAUTISTA Honda SPA 178
6 Valentino ROSSI Ducati ITA 163
7 Cal CRUTCHLOW Yamaha GBR 151
8 Stefan BRADL Honda GER 135
9 Nicky HAYDEN Ducati USA 122
10 Ben SPIES Yamaha USA 88
11 Hector BARBERA Ducati SPA 83
12 Aleix ESPARGARO ART SPA 74
13 Randy DE PUNIET ART FRA 62
14 Karel ABRAHAM Ducati CZE 59
15 Michele PIRRO FTR ITA 43
16 James ELLISON ART GBR 35
17 Yonny HERNANDEZ BQR COL 28
18 Katsuyuki NAKASUGA Yamaha JPN 27
19 Danilo PETRUCCI Ioda-Suter ITA 27
20 Colin EDWARDS Suter USA 27
21 Jonathan REA Honda GBR 17
22 Mattia PASINI ART ITA 13
23 Ivan SILVA BQR SPA 12
24 Toni ELIAS Ducati SPA 10
25 Hiroshi AOYAMA BQR JPN 3
26 Steve RAPP APR USA 2
27 David SALOM BQR SPA 1