Tag Archive: Sepang

Oct 30

#DoviOnCloud9: Dovizioso storms Sepang as ninth winner of 2016

Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi The unbelievable becomes the reality once again this season as ‘DesmoDovi’ emerges from the spray to be crowned the ninth winner. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 25

Sepang: pushing the limits of man and machine

Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix

SBK Motul logo black A new track surface and a new World Champion – but the same spectacular venue. Sepang International Circuit is a world-leading facility. With the main grandstand sandwiched between the main and back straights, fans are bombarded with the sound of MotoGP™ from two sides as the riders hit some spectacular speeds.

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Oct 06

Hamilton refuses to be drawn to Sepang conspiracy

Lewis Hamilton has shrugged off any theories of Mercedes favouring Nico Rosberg by reiterating his belief in his team ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix.

Hamilton refuses to be drawn to Sepang conspiracyFocusing on bouncing back at Suzuka, a race he’s won for the past two years, Hamilton feels he was happy with his performance in Malaysia and aside from the pain of being denied the win by engine failure he hasn’t dwelled on the disappointment.
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Oct 05

Mercedes still searching for engine break cause

“Malaysia was a bitter pill to swallow. We let Lewis down in a big way” – Lowe
Mercedes still searching for engine break causeMercedes technical boss Paddy Lowe says the team is still undergoing a complete investigation into what caused Lewis Hamilton’s engine blowout while leading the race at Sepang.
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Oct 02

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix race report

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Sepang. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying report

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Sepang. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix free practice report

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Sepang. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix preview

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Sepang. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

Toto Wolff says Mercedes will be unrelenting at Sepang in aiming to win the third and final race it failed to achieve victory at in 2015

“Mercedes must keep pushing to right wrongs of 2015” – Wolff

Wolff: Mercedes must keep pushing to right wrongs of 2015The Mercedes team principal has overseen a year of almost complete control by the German manufacturer over its F1 rivals by winning 14 of the 15 races so far this season – the only exception being in Spain when Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton took one another out on lap one. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Alessio Lorandi joins Jenzer Motorsport in GP3

Italian will drive for Swiss outfit for final two races

Alessio Lorandi joins Jenzer MotorsportWe are pleased to announce a new driver in our team for the next race of the GP3 Series, taking place at Sepang (Malaysia) in one week’s time as a support event in the Formula 1 race program: Alessio Lorandi, 18-years old, from Salò, Italy.

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Jun 16

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix of Malaysia

These are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-10 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of SpainPirelli will bring the following three compounds to the sixteenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Malaysia*, to be held (September 29 – October 2) on the Sepang circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

Spectacular Hayden wins in the wet (updated)

Kentucky Kid takes his first ever WorldSBK victory in stunning wet weather display

Spectacular Hayden wins in the wet Honda World Superbike Team rider Nicky Hayden crossed the line in Sepang on Sunday to take his first ever win in World Superbike. The American, a rookie in the class, took off from the pack in a supreme display of speed and control in difficult conditions. Ducati’s Davide Giugliano came home second after a late charge, ahead of reigning Champion Jonathan Rea. Read the rest of this entry »

May 11

WorldSBK: Sepang on and off track

Everything happening on the track and at the circuit in Round 6

WorldSBK - Sepang on and off track WorldSBK is back in the East once again for Round 6 of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, as Sepang International Circuit stages another stunning showdown of the world’s fastest production motorcycle racers.

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Apr 01

Marquez flies as Lorenzo struggles

Mighty Marc Marquez fended off all challengers to hold onto the top spot of FP2 ahead of Pedrosa and Viñales.

MotoGP - Marc Márquez Temperatures soared for MotoGP™ FP2, the track reaching a staggering 53°C with ambient temperatures at 32.2°C the session proved as much of a physical challenge as any session in Sepang. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

GP2 Series 2016 season calendar confirmed

New season made of eleven support events of Formula OneTM World Championship
2015-11-20-Friday The 2016 GP2 SeriesTM calendar was confirmed today. Once again, it will consist of eleven rounds in total, all support events of the Formula OneTM World Championship. Eight rounds will be held in Europe with three flyaway events to complete the calendar: new venue Baku in Azerbaijan, the return of Sepang in Malaysia, and Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiled

Nine events alongside Formula One including a new venue for the Series

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiledGP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce the 2016 calendar for the upcoming season. Once again, the Series will be contested over a total of nine rounds – all of which are support events to the Formula One World Championship. Seven rounds will be held on European soil, with two flyaway events concluding the campaign. There is a new venue on the calendar with the addition of Sepang in Malaysia to the category.

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Mar 01

Winter almost gone, one last MotoGP test in Qatar

The end of winter rapidly approaches; just one final test remains before the season gets underway

MotoGP™ riders prepare for final pre-season testAfter three days in both Sepang and Phillip Island, the MotoGP™ World Championship head to Losail International Circuit for one last test. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

MotoGP returns to the scene of the #TheIslandBattle

Phillip Island is infamous for being a rider’s circuit

MotoGP logo After a surprising and revealing Sepang test, the MotoGP™ paddock heads to Phillip Island, the track that witnessed the epic 2015 race in Australia in search of more data and knowledge. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

MotoGP™ 2016: A quest for records

After a dramatic end to 2015, the 2016 MotoGP™ World Championship is set to be a hard fought, and record breaking, season

2016: A quest for recordsThe 2016 season will be the 68th edition of the MotoGP™ World Championship and will run over 18 Grands Prix in four continents and fifteen different countries. After preseason tests in Sepang, Philip Island and Losail the first race will be held in Qatar on the 20th of March, starting an eight-month battle for the title, concluding in Valencia on the 13th of November. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 08

Reigning champions part of ever increasing entry list

It’s time for another update of the premier Asian Endurance event taking place in Sepang December 11-13th.

Sepang 12 Hours logo Following our earlier press release we are excited to announce more cars confirmed in each class today. More exciting team news to follow later this month, 30+ cars are expected to take part in this year’s edition of the Sepang 12 Hours.  Read the rest of this entry »

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