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Valencia MotoGP test times - Tuesday 5pm

8 November 2011

Following Sunday's season-ending Valencia Grand Prix an official MotoGP test session is being held at the circuit on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The test is the first time that the new 1000cc bikes from Honda, Yamaha and Ducati have been on track at the same time. Bikes from the new 'Claiming Rule Team' (CRT) category are also present.

The test also marks the public debut of a twin-spar aluminium frame - as used by the Japanese manufacturers - on a Ducati MotoGP bike.

Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo is absent due to his finger injury, while Nicky Hayden has been diagnosed with a broken wrist from Sunday's turn one fall.

CLICK HERE for pictures from the test.

1. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 1m 32.186s (40 laps)
2. Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda 1m 32.322s (42)
3. Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing 1m 33.226s (73)
4. Randy de Puniet FRA Rizla Suzuki (800cc) 1m 33.544s (55)
5. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1m 33.652s (75)
6. Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Marlboro 1m 33.857s (71)
7. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1m 33.859s (49)
8. Hector Barbera ESP Pramac Racing 1m 34.174s (57)
9. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda (800cc) 1m 34.330s (62)
10. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing 1m 34.393s (61)
11. Franco Battaini ITA Ducati Marlboro 1m 35.371s (29)
12. Kousuke Akiyoshi JPN Repsol Honda 1m 35.728s (34)
13. Ivan Silva ESP BQR Inmotec (CRT) 1m 37.159s (44)
14. Carmelo Morales ESP Team Laglisse Suter-BMW (CRT) 1m 38.989s (33)
15. Gianluca Nannelli ITA Grillini Team Gapam (CRT) 1m 39.173s (24)
16. Federico Sandi ITA Grillini Team Gapam (CRT) 1m 39.827s (9)


Valencia MotoGP lap records:
Pole position:
Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha 1m 31.002s (2006)
Fastest race lap:
Casey Stoner AUS Ducati 1m 32.582s (2008)


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