2015 Edition of Sepang 12 Hours officially launched in Shah Alam
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Penultimate round of the MotoGP™ World Championship
Shell is pleased to confirm it has renewed its title sponsorship of the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix, having reached an agreement with Dorna Sports, the MotoGP™ rights holder, to support the FIM MotoGP World Championship and the Sepang International Circuit’s hosting of the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix for the 2015 and 2016 championship seasons.
0.091s between the two riders at the flag as Torres equals personal best in third.
Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati SBK Team) has won the second WorldSBK race of the 2015 Pirelli Malaysian Round after a spectacular last-lap battle with Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), which saw the two riders separated by 0.091s at the line.
The series leader edges Davies as Biaggi makes historic return to podium
Championship leader Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) won the opening encounter at the Sepang International Circuit after a race of two halves, which saw Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) slip to fifth at the flag after leading for the first eleven laps.
Torres and Guintoli on front row, Rea to start from seventh place on the grid
The tenth Tissot-Superpole of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship season was claimed in emphatic style by Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) after a tense Superpole 2 in 34 degrees heat at the 5.543km Sepang International Circuit.
Sepang International Circuit stages the Pirelli Malaysian Round
For the second time in its history, the Sepang International Circuit is all-set to host a round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship. Just a stone’s throw from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, the venue first featured on the calendar last year. It now returns two months later in the year than it did in 2014.
Like last year, the MotoGP regulations for 2015 provide concessions on rear tyre choice
For the fourth and final race of 2014, the Asian Le Mans Series will head to Malaysia for the first time.
Opened on March 7, 1999, the Sepang International Circuit is situated about 60 kilometers from the capital of Kuala Lumpur. It has hosted races since the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Malaysia – the first edition of which was won by Eddie Irvine (Ferrari) on October 17, 1999.
“We really needed this double!” – Marco Melandri
Marco Melandri (Aprilia Racing Team) came out victorious in the second World Superbike race of the day at the Sepang International Circuit, making it two out of two in front of an enthusiastic Malaysian crowd that reached a total of 34,528 spectatorsover the three days.
At the end of a hot and humid 15 minutes on track Guintoli secured his second Superpole of the year
With high track and air temperatures the first ever Tissot-Superpole at the Sepang International Circuit has been won by Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team), who will start from pole position for the fourth time in his WSBK career.