The 2021 world champion got here along with the VR46 rider on lap 18 of Sunday’s race, dropping the entrance of his fairing, which pressured him to pit for his different bike.
Marini escaped unscathed, whereas Quartararo went on to complete fifteenth of the 17 riders to cross the road, the Frenchman operating as excessive as seventh at one stage having began final.
Requested whether or not the tangle was the results of a mistake, Quartararo advised Autosport: “Effectively, it was not even a mistake.
“You understand, if you find yourself struggling that a lot to overhaul a rider, occurs to Marc additionally, however you might be that a lot on the restrict that it’s a must to check many issues.
“On the finish, there are issues that occur and sadly I misplaced all of the fairing. It occurs.”
Regardless of operating behind the main pack, Quartararo doesn’t imagine he might have fought within the high 5.
He reiterated his earlier feedback concerning the M1 struggling for grip, particularly given the blended circumstances throughout the weekend.
Quartararo stated: “I feel the highest 5 ended up tremendous carefully, so I feel possibly contemplating the beginning place slightly bit higher, I feel I might have made a bit… possibly between Martin and the fellows.
Fabio Quartararo, Yamaha Manufacturing unit Racing
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“For me, the problem is when the observe is basically low on the grip, we’re struggling a lot.
“Even Aleix [Espargaro] made the quickest lap on a 2m02s, and final 12 months was nearly one second quicker, so the grip was significantly better.
“We’re dropping a lot within the grip, so I had no alternative to combat with the highest guys.”
Regardless of his promising progress by the sector, Quartararo stated he “can’t be extra optimistic simply because I make this sort of race”.
He added: “I feel that I had not a nasty feeling, I do know the place is the issue, however I simply give my 100% and attempt to combat.
“However , the one one I might actually overtake was Franco, as a result of we use the identical bike and I can carry the identical line as him.
“However when I’m behind all the opposite bikes, you catch them underneath brake, they go on acceleration, you have got by no means a chance to overhaul them.”