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Thursday 3pm MotoGP test times - Sepang II

MotoGP lap times as of 3pm on Thursday, during the third and final day of the second official Sepang test.
Testing began at 10am and concludes at 6pm.

Honda riders Casey Stoner, Dani Pedrosa, Alvaro Bautista and Stefan Bradl are returning to action after missing day two while HRC carried out engine checks following a problem on Pedrosa's bike.

Karel Abraham (Cardion AB Ducati) withdrew from the test on day one due to pain from shoulder and back injuries sustained at Jerez last week.

The first two days of testing were both interrupted by rain storms.

The third and final official pre-season test will be held at Jerez from March 23-25, when the full 21-rider grid - twelve manufacturer bikes plus nine CRTs - will be on track together for the first time.

CLICK HERE for pictures from the second Sepang test...

1. Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda 2m 0.473s (Lap 26/27)
2. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha Factory Racing 2m 0.877s (23/25)
3. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda 2m 1.115s (23/23)
4. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 2m 1.315s (29/32)
5. Ben Spies USA Yamaha Factory Racing 2m 1.432s (17/28)
6. Cal Crutchlow GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 2m 1.454s (27/32)
7. Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati Team 2m 1.550s (15/32)
8. Nicky Hayden USA Ducati Team 2m 1.609s (7/31)
9. Hector Barbera ESP Pramac Racing 2m 1.623s (9/35)
10. Alvaro Bautista ESP San Carlo Honda Gresini 2m 1.640s (31/31)
11. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda 2m 1.900s (16/32)
12. Franco Battaini ITA Ducati Test Rider 2m 3.490s (38/39)
13. Colin Edwards USA Forward Racing (Suter-BMW CRT) 2m 5.152s (20/27)
14. Yonny Hernández COL Avintia (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 2m 6.868s (26/27)
15. Ivan Silva ESP Avintia (FTR-Kawasaki CRT) 2m 7.228s (20/28)

Fastest day two time:
Ben Spies USA Yamaha 2m 1.285s

Fastest day one time:
Casey Stoner AUS Honda 2m 1.761s

Fastest Sepang I test times (Feb 2):
By manufacturer:
Casey Stoner AUS Honda 1m 59.607s
Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha 2m 0.198s
Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati 2m 0.824s
Colin Edwards USA Suter 2m 4.722s
Ivan Silva ESP FTR 2m 8.225s

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)

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Thing-a-Me-Bob - Unregistered

March 01, 2012 7:52 AM

Er.....why the personal attack on what I thought was a relatively neutral opening post...I don't think hoping VR to be up there in the leader pack makes me a " narrow minded Rossi fanboy " as you suggest. In fact the first line was acknowledging Casey as the man of the moment. I just think it would make for entertaining racing - which lets face it we need. So why don't you crawl back under your bigoted rock - and contemplate your undersized manhood ( you may have been told it doesn't matter...but really, it does ).

FRED1 - Unregistered

March 01, 2012 8:06 AM

MOTOGP.COM has an article telling who fell down if you want to know who fell down. SuperbikePlanet reminds us that Dovisioso is putting in good times for a guy who broke his collarbone last month. Suprisingly fast given that. Persnonal prejudice says he'll never win in MotoGp. Satellite bike and all plus he couldn't get the job done on a factory Honda last year. Still one tough dude. At 15:00 hrs and three to go ........a couple of riders are going to get down into the 1:59 range and set the benchmark leaving a certain Italian mfg wondering if it's their bike itself or is it.......something else on the bike.

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