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Thursday 1pm MotoGP test times - Sepang

Sepang MotoGP test times as of 1pm on Thursday, during the third and final day at the first test session of 2012.
World champion Casey Stoner beat the best 800cc test time on only his second lap, during cooler conditions this morning.

The track opened at 10am and will close at 6pm.

All twelve manufacturer riders are present for the three-day test, plus the Forward Racing and BQR 'Claiming Rule Team' teams.

The test marks the first time that the new version of the Ducati GP12 has been seen in public.

CLICK HERE for pictures from the test.

1. Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda 1m 59.607s (Lap 2/11)
2. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing 2m 0.198s (18/22)
3. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 2m 0.256s (3/16)
4. Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing 2m 0.495s (15/22)
5. Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Team 2m 0.824s (11/24)
6. Hector Barbera ESP Pramac Racing 2m 0.929s (6/23)
7. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 2m 1.108s (2/17)
8. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 2m 1.257s (10/25)
9. Alvaro Bautista ESP San Carlo Honda Gresini 2m 1.384s (8/24)
10. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team 2m 1.729s (8/16)
11. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda 2m 1.894s (6/22)
12. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing 2m 2.218s (5/25)
13. Katsuyuki Nakasuga JPN Yamaha Test Rider 2m 2.334s (2/6)
14. Franco Battaini ITA Ducati Test Rider 2m 3.033s (9/19)
15. Colin Edwards USA Forward Racing (Suter-BMW CRT) 2m 5.911s (12/15)
16. Ivan Silva ESP Avintia Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 2m 8.377s (19/21)
17. Jordi Torres ESP Avintia Racing (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 2m 10.184s (16/20)

Fastest Wednesday time:
Casey Stoner AUS Honda 2m 0.895s

Fastest Tuesday time:
Jorge Lorenzo ESP Factory Yamaha 2m 1.657s

Official Sepang MotoGP lap records:
Pole position:
Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha 2m 0.518s (2009)
Fastest race lap:
Casey Stoner AUS Ducati 2m 2.108s (2007)

Fastest 2011 Sepang test time:
Casey Stoner AUS Honda 1m 59.665s (February 24)




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Sparky62 - Unregistered

February 02, 2012 5:37 AM

Depends onw hat you mean by class. Honest? Definately! Hard working? Absolutely! Dedicated? 100%! Talented? Currently the most talented! A clown? Nope! So if you don't think being a clown is part of being "classy" then Stoner more than meets the requirements.

@fan - Unregistered

February 02, 2012 5:45 AM

No, thats not an error in the timing screen. @fan, stoner is full of class. Whats my reasoning you ask yourself???, because he doesnt run around with rubber chickens, sell poofy t-shirts and dress up in some other professions outfit and then fail to operate. I know whats its like there in Europe and UK, you guys love your showboating, i see it on the news when someone kicks a goal in football, the one with the little white ball and the players cry when someone knocks them over. Stoner after demolishing the field with his supernatural skill will then show a bit more by standing the bike up on one wheel for a considerable distance. I think the UK about 100 years ago had people like this, they where called GENTLEMEN not little boys



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