Tag Archive: Sepang International Circuit

Feb 28

Pedrosa and Rossi share the spoils in second Sepang MotoGP™ test

Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia
MotoGP - Valentino-Rossi---Yamaha-Factory-Racing---2014-Sepang-2-MotoGP-test Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa and Yamaha Factory Racing’s Valentino Rossi shared the top of the timesheet at the second MotoGP™ pre-season group test at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit, after the two riders set an identical lap time of 1’59.999. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Marquez takes top spot in first official MotoGP™ test of 2014

Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia
MotoGP - Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP slick tyre Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez set a stunning lap time of 1’59.533 earlier today to complete his domination of the first MotoGP™ group test of the 2014 season at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit.

Feb 03

Bridgestone heads to Malaysia for first MotoGP group test of 2014

The 2014 MotoGP™ World Championship will boast twenty-four riders
MotoGP - Bridgestone Motorsport technical area in MotoGP paddock Bridgestone heads to Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit for the first MotoGP™ group test of 2014 on Tuesday, February 4 as the world’s largest tyre maker embarks on its sixth season as the official tyre supplier to the series. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Malaysia preview

Round 15 : Sepang International Circuit preview

MotoGP - Repsol Honda technicians changing BATTLAX rear tyreRound fifteen of the 2013 MotoGP™ season takes place at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit, a real test of man and machine with its high ambient temperatures and technical layout. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

Racing Engineering driver wins first event of the 2013 season in Kuala Lumpur

Leimer lights up Malaysia feature race

GP2 - Fabio leimer (Racing Engineering)It’s been a long time coming. After a hit and miss season in 2012, Fabio Leimer finally snatched a win for Racing Engineering in this morning’s feature race at Sepang International Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

James Calado leads in Free Practice

GP2 Series round 1 free practice report

GP2 - ART Grand Prix - James CaladoART Grand Prix driver sets the pace in opening round of the 2013 season in Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 21

Conor Daly to make his GP2 debut in Malaysia

Daly conducted three days of testing recently in Barcelona

GP2 - Hilmer Motorsport - Conor DalyAmerican Conor Daly will make his GP2 debut this weekend at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia where he will pilot one of two new team entries for German based, Hilmer Motorsport.

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Mar 21

2013 GP2 Series Round 1 preview

Kuala Lumpur

GP2 - Class 2013The ninth season of the GP2 Series™ – which is made of eleven rounds this year – kicks off this weekend in Malaysia at the 5.543km long Sepang International Circuit.

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Mar 20

Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon, president of Racing Engineering looks forward to the start of the 2013 GP2 Series

 This will be Julián Leal’s first race outing for Racing Engineering

Racing Engineering logoThe GP2 teams will be assembling in Malaysia at the Sepang International Circuit this weekend for the first two races in the 2013 GP2 Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Lorenzo quickest at second official MotoGP™ test at Sepang

Sepang International Circuit

MotoGP - Yamaha Factory Racing - Jorge LorenzoMotoGP - Repsol Honda - Dani PedrosaYamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo posted a fastest lap of 2’00.282 on the second day of testing to finish on top of the timesheets at the second Sepang pre-season MotoGP™ group test. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Pedrosa takes top spot in first official MotoGP test at Sepang

Sepang International Circuit – Thursday, February 7, 2013

MotoGP - Yamaha Factory Racing - Jorge LorenzoMotoGP - Repsol Honda - Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa set a time of 2’00.100 early on the final day of testing at Sepang International Circuit to finish on top of the timesheets at the first official group test of the 2013 MotoGP™ World Championship.

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Feb 02

Bridgestone rolls out new rubber for the first MotoGP™ group test of 2013

The upcoming Sepang test marks the first major trial for this new range of slicks developed for CRT entries

MotoGP - Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP tyresMotoGP - Bridgestone technician checking tyre temperaturesBridgestone heads to Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit to support the first MotoGP™ group test of 2013, as the world’s largest rubber goods manufacturer begins its fifth season as the official tyre supplier to the class. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

Pedrosa tames torrential conditions for Sepang victory

Round 16: Malaysian Grand Prix – Race

MotoGP - 2012 Malaysian MotoGP Race Winner Dani PedrosaMotoGP logoRepsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa took his sixth win of the season at a rain-shortened Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang to close the gap to Spanish rival Jorge Lorenzo to twenty-three points.

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Oct 20

Late push from Lorenzo sets new qualifying record at Sepang

Round 16: Malaysian Grand Prix – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo 2012 Malaysian MotoGP QPMotoGP - Dani Pedrosa 2012 Malaysian MotoGP QPYamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo set a new Fastest Lap record of 2’00.334 on his last qualifying lap at Sepang International Circuit to claim his seventh pole position of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 18

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Race Preview – Round 16: Sepang, Malaysia

Round sixteen of the 2012 MotoGP™ season takes place at Sepang International Circuit

MotoGP logoSepang International Circuit logoA real test of man and machine with its high ambient temperatures and technical layout. Comprising ten right-hand and five left-hand corners and measuring 5,548 metres in length, Sepang’s standout feature are its two long straights that demand excellent stability from the front tyre due to the very hard braking zones at the end. The rest of the circuit is a mix of high and low speed corners that overall place a lot of stress on tyres – particularly at the front.

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Jan 30

Bridgestone geared up for 2012 MotoGP tests

Improved warm-up performance, enhanced rider feel and extended operating temperature for tyres

MotoGP logo BridgestoneFollowing an intensive development programme over the winter break, Bridgestone is geared up for the first MotoGP group tests of 2012 as evaluation of the tyres that will be used for the upcoming season continues. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

Sepang International Circuit hosts F1 in Schools™ World Finals gist exchange event

23 teams of 200 students from 17 countries vying for the World Champions crown

2011 F1 in Schools World Finals students exchange gifts at Sepang International hosted lunch2011 F1 in Schools World Finals students at Sepang International CircuitThe event kicked off the start of this prestigious annual student initiative and is the first time that all the students congregated before an intense three days of competition for the Bernie Ecclestone F1 in Schools World Champions trophy and coveted Motorsport and Automotive Engineering scholarships to City University London.

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Apr 02

MERITUS-GP seeking its eighth consecutive Formula BMW Pacific team crown (updated)

Malaysian team shines in Formula BMW Pacific free practice

MERITUS-GP - DriversSeven-times champion MERITUS-GP faces its toughest challenge in the Formula BMW Pacific Series this season, but it is one the team relishes with open arms. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Questnet Team QI-Meritus on course

For seventh consecutive Formula BMW crown

Malaysia’s Questnet Team Qi-Meritus have returned to the top of the Formula BMW Pacific race series team championship after a great weekend at the Asian Festival of Speed (AFOS) at Sepang International Circuit (SIC). Read the rest of this entry »

May 29

Meritus slowly getting back

Into the grove

Just like the proverbial tortoise, Meritus Racing believe the key to winning this weekend’s races at the Asian Festival of Speed (AFOS) is to go slow and steady over the next two days of  the practice sessions for the Formula BMW Pacific. Read the rest of this entry »


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