Following Sunday's Valencia MotoGP season finale, an official test session is being held at the circuit from Monday to Wednesday.

The test marks the first appearance for Cal Crutchlow at Ducati, Moto2 world champion Pol Espargaro at Yamaha Tech 3 and former title rival Scott Redding at Honda Gresini.

Redding plus Aspar's Hiroshi Aoyama and Nicky Hayden are testing the new Open class Honda Production Racer, with Hayden - who sat out Monday due to limited machine numbers - getting his first ride on the RCV1000R today.

The new privateer Forward Racing Yamaha is making its public debut on Tuesday in the hands of Aleix Espargaro and Colin Edwards. New world champion Marc Marquez and Repsol Honda team-mate Dani Pedrosa are also back on track after skipping day one.

Valentino Rossi is working with his new crew chief Silvano Galbusera for the first time, while former Aprilia Racing boss Gigi Dall'Igna is present in his new role as general manager of Ducati Corse.

The 2014 rules will see the Factory class bikes lose a further litre of race fuel relative to the Open class machines, raising the difference to four litres. The Open bikes must run the full control ECU system, while the Factory entries can use their own software.

Tuesday's track action began at 10am and concludes at 5pm.

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1.Marc MarquezESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 30.679s(Lap 19/35)
2.Jorge LorenzoESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)1m 30.935s(31/32)
3.Dani PedrosaESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 31.031s(11/30)
4.Alvaro BautistaESP Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RC213V)1m 31.208s(41/42)
5.Stefan BradlGER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V)1m 31.239s(27/30)
6.Valentino RossiITA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)1m 31.646s(15/24)
7.Bradley SmithGBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)1m 31.793s(33/54)
8.Pol EspargaroESP Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)1m 32.093s(31/42)
9.Andrea IannoneITA Energy T.I. Pramac Racing (GP13)1m 32.127s(29/32)
10.Andrea DoviziosoITA Ducati Team (GP13)1m 32.556s(23/26)
11.Cal CrutchlowGBR Ducati Team (GP13)1m 32.605s(15/24)
12.Michele PirroITA Ducati Test Team (GP13)1m 32.937s(15/22)
13.Yonny HernandezCOL Ignite Pramac Racing (GP13)1m 32.962s(10/24)
14.Nicky HaydenUSA Power Electronics Aspar (RCV1000R)1m 33.526s(15/15)
15.Aleix EspargaroESP NGM Forward Racing (FTR-M1)1m 33.693s(19/25)
16.Michael LavertyGBR Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART)1m 34.066s(13/19)
17.Mike di MeglioFRA Avintia Racing (FTR-Kawasaki)1m 34.618s(29/35)
18.Randy de PunietFRA Paul Bird Motorsport (ART)1m 35.251s(6/8)
19.Scott ReddingGBR Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RCV1000R)1m 38.103s(3/8)

Fastest day one time:Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha 1m 31.257s

Official Valencia MotoGP records:Best lap: Marc Marquez ESP Honda 1m 30.237s (2013)Fastest race lap:Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda1m 31.628s (2013)

Fastest 2013 race laps by manufacturer:Dani Pedrosa ESP Honda 1m 31.628sJorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha 1m 31.701sNicky Hayden USA Ducati 1m 32.764sAleix Espargaro ESP ART 1m 33.323sHector Barbera ESP FTR-Kawasaki 1m 33.551sDanilo Petrucci ITA Suter-BMW 1m 34.153sBryan Staring AUS FTR-Honda 1m 34.815sDamian Cudlin GBR PBM-ART 1m 35.886s

 

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