The Moto3 reigning Champion finished off his superb season by coming back from 22nd position to claim victory from Joan Mir. The KTM rider was in a class of his own at the Spanish track, providing a nail biting final 5 laps as he did battle with Mir, Andrea Migno and Enea Bastianini for the top spot. He eventually went onto lead in the last lap, bringing his 7th win of the season with Mir just behind him in 2nd and Migno in 3rd. Mir took the Rookie of the Year title. Pole man Aron Canet had to start his race from the pit lane after his bike stalled, he eventually finished in 19th place.
In Moto2, winner and World Champion Johann Zarco had a fight on his hands with Franco Morbidelli to start with. In the later laps Morbidelli dropped back unable to match Zarco’s pace. Morbidelli eventually finished in third with Thomas Luthi in second.