Scott Redding’s Sepang charge hampered by tyre problems
On the Sepang Circuit in Malaysia Scott Redding ran a good and strong race, overcoming many difficulties. The Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix was declared “wet” as the rain started to fall half an hour from the start. Scott got off to a very good start from P14 and... Read more
Malaysian GP, Sepang: Raceday roundup – MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP It was a must win in many ways for Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso as the paddock arrived at Sepang International Circuit, and the Italian kept calm under intense pressure to secure his sixth win of the season – and take the Championship fight down to the wire. Slicing... Read more
John McPhee fights to hard-earned fifth in Malaysia
John McPhee converted a front row start at Sepang International Circuit into a top five finish – despite getting forced off track during the race in order to avoid an incident ahead. After a solid start to stay up with the frontrunners, McPhee wasn’t quite able to stay with... Read more
Sepang Official MotoGP Test: Day three round-up
First it was Ducati test rider Casey Stoner, then Team Suzuki Ecstar’s Andrea Iannone – but it was the fastest man from the Valencia test, Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), who hit back on Day 3 to head the timesheets. Fastest in the session and setting the quickest lap... Read more
Official MotoGP Test, Sepang: Day 2 round-up
Andrea Iannone (Team Suzuki Ecstar) made the timesheets fantastic reading for his new home Suzuki on Day 2 of the Sepang test, as he smashed Ducati test rider Casey Stoner’s Day 1 pace to set the fastest lap of the test so far. A 1:59.452 saw the Italian an... Read more
MotoGP Official Sepang Test – Day one report
Ducati Team test rider and double FIM MotoGP™ World Champion Casey Stoner led the way at the top of the timesheets on the first day of the first Official Test of 2017 – ahead of Ducati race rider and 2016 Malaysian GP winner Andrea Dovizioso as the Italian factory... Read more
MotoGP Official Sepang Test – Preview
History was made in 2016 with nine different winners, and engines are now preparing to fire up for 2017 as the first Official Test gets underway on Monday at Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. With Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team the first to have launched their 2017 campaign recently as... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Sepang – Wetter than an otter’s pocket
Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy on Twitter – @SirGuyGuisborne Sea–pang. So gloriously boring, so blatantly nothing, that they only named it once. Unlike New York in the state of New... Read more