Andrea Dovizioso set a leading mark of one minute, 23.830 seconds. Dovizioso's Ducati team-mate Jorge Lorenzo went second fastest. Danilo Petrucci finishing in third at the MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix. Marc Marquez finished the session in fourth. Andrea Iannone claimed fifth place for Suzuki in the first session. Marquez's team-mate Dani Pedrosa completed the top six.