Tag Archive: Sepang Circuit

Oct 25

Unstoppable Pedrosa takes dominant victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix

Round 17: Malaysian MotoGP™ – Race

Dani-Pedrosa---Repsol-Honda-Team---Malaysian-MotoGP-race-winner Repsol Honda Team’s Dani Pedrosa converted his record-breaking pace in qualifying into a race winning performance at today’s Malaysian Grand Prix, the Spaniard scoring his second victory from the last three races. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 24

Perfect lap puts Pedrosa on pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix

Round 17: Malaysian MotoGP™ – Qualifying

Dani-Pedrosa---Repsol-Honda-Team---Malaysian-MotoGP-QP2 Repsol Honda Team’s Dani Pedrosa produced one of his best ever qualifying performances to smash the Sepang Circuit Best Lap record and claim pole position for tomorrow’s Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang International Circuit.

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Apr 09

Clearwater Racing reveal their #1 GT Asia Series challenger for 2015

“We’ve stuck with the chrome and fluro mix, but added some more high-visibility yellow into the equation.”
GTAsia Clearwater Ferrari Asia’s most successful GT team have unveiled their 2015 GT Asia Series challenger at Sepang Circuit in Malaysia, revealing a twist on the all chrome livery that served them so well in 2014, when Singapore’s Mok Weng Sun – the series most successful driver – claimed his third drivers championship in just his sixth season.

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Oct 29

Malaysian MotoGP™ debrief with Masao Azuma

Extremely hot and humid temperatures over the race weekend created trying conditions for the riders

MotoGP logoIn sweltering conditions at Malaysia’s Sepang Circuit last Sunday, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez won his twelfth race of the 2014 season ahead of the determined Movistar Yamaha MotoGP duo of Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo who finished in second and third place respectively.

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Apr 10

Vettel says McLaren ‘the team to beat’

McLaren remains “the team to beat” despite the topsy-turvy outcome of the recent Malaysian grand prix.

2012-03-23 - Malaysian Grand Prix - Sebastian Vettel 2990232012-03-24 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Malaysian Grand Prix - Jenson Button 03That is the claim of reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel, having slumped to sixth in the drivers’ standings after a dire weekend in Malaysia. The formerly-dominant Red Bull driver now lags a Ferrari and even a Sauber, after Fernando Alonso and the unlikely Sergio Perez proved the cream of the slippery Sepang circuit.

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Apr 04

KERS ‘not necessary’ for Red Bull in Australia – Marko

Red Bull did not use KERS in Australia because it was “not necessary”, the team’s advisor Dr Helmut Marko has admitted.

2011-03-27 - Red Bull Racing - Australia - Sebastian Vettel2011-03-27 - Red Bull Racing - Australia - Sebastian Vettel 1Officially, the team said its decision to run without the energy-recovery technology to dominate in Melbourne was due to its system not being fully reliable. But Marko told Auto Bild in Germany: “Just look at the problems the others have had with KERS. Why should we use it if it’s not necessary?” Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

AFOS Korea cancelled

Motorsport Asia has already made alternative arrangements for the three affected Championships.

afosMotorsport Asia announced today that they recently received notification from CKMP, the Asian Festival Of Speed (AFOS) Promoter in Korea, that they are unable to proceed with the AFOS event scheduled for 8th May 2011, due to problems with the circuit owner KAVO. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

McLaren ‘F-duct’ working well at fast Sepang

Hamilton’s flaws are McLaren’s fault – Whitmarsh

2010-03-27 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Lewis Hamilton 09McLaren’s ‘F-duct’ air inlet and rear wing system is working well on the long straights of Malaysia’s Sepang circuit. Lewis Hamilton was quickest in both practice sessions on Friday, helped in no small part by a sizeable straight-line speed advantage. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 09

Indy Lights: Hildebrand travels the world in search of seat time

J.R. Hildebrand showed good speed in his second A1GP rookie outing

J.R. Hildebrand recently joined Team USA at the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport weekend in Taupo, New Zealand, driving in both rookie test sessions. Read the rest of this entry »