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Valencia MotoGP test times - Wednesday 2pm

9 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 will also miss the test after being diagnosed with wrist fractures from Sunday's turn one pile-up.

CLICK HERE for pictures from the test.

1. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 1m 31.807s (28 laps)
2. Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda 1m 31.968s (21)
3. Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing 1m 32.530s (28)
4. Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Marlboro 1m 33.332s (29)
5. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1m 33.433s (33)
6. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing 1m 33.433s (51)
7. Hector Barbera ESP Pramac Racing 1m 33.648s (35)
8. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1m 33.726s (30)
9. Alvaro Bautista ESP San Carlo Honda Gresini (800cc) 1m 33.863s (32)
10. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda (800cc) 1m 34.142s (24)
11. Franco Battaini ITA Ducati Marlboro 1m 34.840s (51)
12. Ivan Silva ESP BQR Inmotec (CRT) 1m 36.695s (28)
13. Carmelo Morales ESP Team Laglisse Suter-BMW (CRT) 1m 37.217s (37)
14. Federico Sandi ITA Grillini Team Gapam (CRT) 1m 38.680s (26)
15. Yonny Hernandez COL BQR FTR Kawasaki (CRT) 0m 0.000s (0)


Fastest Tuesday time:
Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 1m 32.186s

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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