The youngster had to get a lift back to his garage from the safety car, but fortunately he was unhurt. Now his team are in a race against time to get his Honda ready for the opening race in an hour’s time.
“I crashed on my warm down lap, which is embarrassing. I didn’t want to push too hard, but I still fell. But my bike is working good and we have shown that we have enough pace for the first race this afternoon,” said Lowes, at the circuit.