The third and final day of the official MotoGP test of 2016 took place at Sepang in Malaysia on Wednesday.

Reigning world champion Jorge Lorenzo finished the test as he had started it; on top of the timesheets by (almost) one-second - and smashing the two-minute barrier in the process.

In-between, Pramac Ducati's Danilo Petrucci set the day two pace, before Loris Baz's huge accident saw the soft rear tyre withdrawn from the rest of the test.

Retired double world champion Casey Stoner, who rode alongside the MotoGP race riders for the first time since 2012 yesterday, was also back on track today.

The Australian was typically straight up to speed, jumping into second place on his fourth lap! That remained Stoner's best time until he improved on his 30th and final lap. He finished fifth on the timesheets - as the top Ducati rider.

Testing took place between 10am and 6pm, although a damp track kept riders in the pits until midday. A rain shower then sent them back to their garages at 2pm, but the sunshine returned and bikes were back out from 4pm onwards, culminating in a flurry of fast lap times at the end of the day.

The second of the three official pre-season tests will be held at Phillip Island, Australia, from February 17-19. Ducati say that Stoner will not ride at his home test.

Sepang will now be resurfaced, meaning this week's data is only of limited use in terms of October's race ...

1.=Jorge LorenzoESPMovistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)1m 59.580s[Lap 34/36]2.=Valentino RossiITAMovistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)2m 0.556s +0.976s[13/38]3.=Marc MarquezESPRepsol Honda Team (RC213V)2m 0.883s +1.303s[44/45]4.Cal CrutchlowGBRLCR Honda (RC213V)2m 0.992s +1.412s[40/42]5.Casey StonerAUSDucati Test Rider (Desmosedici GP15)2m 1.070s +1.490s[30/30]6.Dani PedrosaESPRepsol Honda Team (RC213V)2m 1.161s +1.581s[35/48]7.Danilo PetrucciITAOcto Pramac Yakhnich (Desmosedici GP15)2m 1.217s +1.637s[15/18]8.Andrea IannoneITADucati Team (Desmosedici GP15/16)2m 1.223s +1.643s[17/38]9.Scott ReddingGBROcto Pramac Yakhnich (Desmosedici GP15)2m 1.229s +1.649s[40/42]10.Maverick Vi?alesESPTeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)2m 1.244s +1.664s[49/51]11.Hector BarberaESPAvintia Racing (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 1.434s +1.854s[11/30]12.Aleix EspargaroESPTeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)2m 1.623s +2.043s[7/44]13.Andrea DoviziosoITADucati Team (Desmosedici GP15/16)2m 1.675s +2.095s[18/34]14.Yonny HernandezCOLAspar MotoGP Team (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 1.774s +2.194s[20/40]15.Pol EspargaroESPMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)2m 1.870s +2.290s[26/44]16.Bradley SmithGBRMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)2m 1.918s +2.338s[49/65]17.=Loris BazFRAAvintia Racing (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 2.541s +2.961s[14/33]18.=Stefan BradlGERFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)2m 2.792s +3.212s[8/44]19.=Katsuyuki NakasugaJPNYamaha Test Rider (YZR-M1)2m 2.940s +3.360s[10/27]20.=Tito RabatESPEstrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)*2m 3.012s +3.432s[49/57]21.=Alvaro BautistaESPFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)2m 3.183s +3.603s[16/46]22.=Eugene LavertyIRLAspar MotoGP Team (Desmosedici GP14.2)2m 3.519s +3.939s[16/25]

Key: Rider has a higher position relative to end of previous hour.= Rider has the same position as end of previous hour. Rider has a lower position relative to end of previous hour.

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Fastest day two time:Danilo Petrucci ITA Ducati 2m 0.095sFastest day one time:Jorge Lorenzo SPA Yamaha 2m 0.684s

Official Sepang MotoGP records:Best lap: Dani Pedrosa SPA Honda 1m 59.053s (2015)Fastest race lap:Jorge Lorenzo SPA Yamaha 2m 0.606s (2015)

Unofficial Sepang MotoGP record:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 58.867s (2015 testing)



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