The third and final official 2013 MotoGP pre-season test takes place at Jerez in Spain from March 23-25.

Here is a summary of the results so far, following two official tests held at Sepang in Malaysia during February.

Average Ranking - Official 2013 testing to date
The 2013 MotoGP race riders ranked by their average finishing position over all six days of official testing at Sepang. 28 riders, including test riders (not listed below), recorded a lap time at each test. Where two riders were equal on average, their fastest lap time was used as a tie-break.

Avg position over 6 days: Name NAT Team (Sepang I Day 1,2,3 - Sepang II Day 1,2,3) 1.2: Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda (1st,1st,1st - 1st,2nd,1st) 2.0: Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory (2,2,2 - 2,1,3) 3.2: Marc Marquez ESP Repsol Honda (3,3,4 - 3,4,2) 4.2: Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha Factory (4,4,3 - 5,5,4) 5.2: Cal Crutchlow GBR Yamaha Tech 3 (6,5,5 - 6,3,6) 5.8: Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda (5,6,6 - 4,7,7) 6.5: Alvaro Bautista ESP Honda Gresini (7,7,7 - 7,6,5) 9.0: Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team (10,9,9 - 9,8,9) 9.7: Andrea Dovizioso ITA Ducati Team (13,10,10 - 8,9,8) 9.7: Bradley Smith GBR Yamaha Tech 3 (12,8,8 - 10,10,10) 13.3: Andrea Iannone ITA Pramac Racing (16,15,13 - 14,11,11) 14.0: Aleix Espargaro ESP Aspar (14,16,12 - 12,12,18) 14.8: Ben Spies* USA Pramac Racing (17,13,NA - 13,17,14) 16.2: Randy De Puniet FRA Aspar (15,17,16 - 18,18,13) 19.0: Hector Barbera ESP Avintia (19,21,18 - 24,16,16) 20.3: Hiroshi Aoyama JPN Avintia (23,20,22 - 17,19,21) 20.8: Danilo Petrucci ITA IodaRacing (22,18,20 - 21,20,24) 21.0: Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB (21,22,21 - 22,21,19) 22.6: Michael Laverty** GBR Paul Bird Motorsport (25,23,15 - NA,28,22) 23.8: Colin Edwards USA Forward Racing (28,26,26 - 20,23,20) 23.8: Yonny Hernandez COL Paul Bird Motorsport (20,25,25 - 23,24,26) 24.3: Claudio Corti ITA Forward Racing (24,24,23 - 25,25,25) 25.8: Lukas Pesek CZE IodaRacing (26,28,24 - 27,27,23) 26.8: Bryan Staring AUS Honda Gresini (27,27,27 - 26,26,28)

Change in lap time: Sepang I - Sepang II By Neil Morrison
Difference in best lap time at the two Sepang tests. Separate lists for manufacturer and CRT riders. A negative (-) value means a faster lap time at the second test, a positive (+) value means the rider was slower at the second test.

Manufacturer riders: Name (Best Sepang I time) (Sepang II time) Difference Andrea Dovizioso (2m 2.277s) (2m 1.650s) -0.627s Alvaro Bautista (2m 1.502s) (2m 1.078s) -0.424s Nicky Hayden (2m 2.110s) (2m 1.778s) -0.332s Andrea Iannone (2m 2.864s) (2m 2.566s) -0.298s Jorge Lorenzo (2m 0.429s) (2m 0.282s) -0.147s Marc Marquez (2m 0.636s) (2m 0.643s) +0.007s Ben Spies* (2m 3.002s) (2m 3.055s) +0.053s Bradley Smith (2m 1.931s) (2m 2.023s) +0.092s Cal Crutchlow (2m 0.734s) (2m 0.907s) +0.173s Stefan Bradl (2m 1.003s) (2m 1.309s) +0.306s Dani Pedrosa (2m 0.100s) (2m 0.562s) +0.462s Valentino Rossi (2m 0.542s) (2m 1.062s) +0.520s

CRT riders: Colin Edwards (2m 5.913s) (2m 4.102s) -1.811s Hector Barbera (2m 4.211s) (2m 3.155s) -1.056s Randy De Puniet (2m 3.791s) (2m 2.863s) -0.928s Hiroshi Aoyama (2m 4.786s) (2m 3.990s) -0.796s Yonny Hernandez (2m 5.407s) (2m 4.671s) -0.736s Karel Abraham (2m 4.766s) (2m 4.066s) -0.700s Bryan Staring (2m 5.970s) (2m 5.313s) -0.657s Lukas Pesek (2m 5.321s) (2m 4.674s) -0.647s Claudio Corti (2m 5.107s) (2m 4.709s) -0.398s Danilo Petrucci (2m 4.284s) (2m 4.279s) -0.005s Aleix Espargaro (2m 2.628s) (2m 2.905s) +0.277s Michael Laverty** (2m 3.874s) (2m 4.546s) +0.672s

* Missed one day of testing to rest his healing shoulder.
** Rode ART at Sepang I, then new PBM bike at Sepang II when he missed the first day.


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