The second day of the inaugural MotoGP test at Indonesia's new Mandalika circuit is underway.

After a muddy start on Friday, and some controversial 'compulsory' track cleaning, lap times had tumbled to a day one best of 1m 32.466s by Pol Espargaro.

That time was beaten within the opening hour of Saturday's action by Alex Rins, with Yamaha's world champion Fabio Quartararo and KTM's Brad Binder then edging ahead of the Suzuki rider as the top five broke into the 1m 31s by 11am.

Should rain stay away, some riders predict a 1m 29s will be possible by the close of testing on Sunday evening.

The three-day outing, which follows hot on the heels of a two-day Sepang test, marks the final chance for official MotoGP track time before next month's Qatar season-opener.

The Mandalika race, Indonesia's first grand prix since 1997, is then schedule for March 18-20.

Testing at Mandalika takes place from 9am to 5pm, followed by practice starts…

2022 Official Mandalika MotoGP Test - Saturday (11am)
  RiderNatTeamTime
1^4Brad BinderRSARed Bull KTM (RC16)1m 31.814s
2^13Fabio QuartararoFRAMonster Yamaha (YZR-M1)+0.006s
3˅2Alex RinsSPASuzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)+0.070s
4^8Enea BastianiniITAGresini Ducati (GP21)+0.073s
5^4Aleix EspargaroSPAAprilia Racing (RS-GP)+0.092s
6^11Jorge MartinSPAPramac Ducati (GP22)+0.266s
7^6Maverick VinalesSPAAprilia Racing (RS-GP)+0.300s
8˅6Johann ZarcoFRAPramac Ducati (GP22)+0.413s
9^12Takaaki NakagamiJPNLCR Honda (RC213V)+0.486s
10˅7Luca MariniITAMooney VR46 Ducati (GP22)+0.503s
11˅7Marc MarquezSPARepsol Honda (RC213V)+0.600s
12^8Alex MarquezSPALCR Honda (RC213V)+0.705s
13^1Miguel OliveiraPORRed Bull KTM (RC16)+0.792s
14˅4Franco MorbidelliITAMonster Yamaha (YZR-M1)+0.840s
15˅9Joan MirSPASuzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)+1.016s
16˅9Pol EspargaroSPARepsol Honda (RC213V)+1.044s
17˅9Francesco BagnaiaITADucati Lenovo (GP22)+1.108s
18˅7Andrea DoviziosoITAWithU Yamaha RNF (YZR-M1)+1.188s
19^3Remy GardnerAUSKTM Tech3 (RC16)*+1.296s
20˅2Jack MillerAUSDucati Lenovo (GP22)+1.314s
21˅2Marco BezzecchiITAMooney VR46 Ducati (GP21)*+1.351s
22˅6Raul FernandezSPAKTM Tech3 (RC16)*+1.501s
23=Fabio Di GiannantonioITAGresini Ducati (GP21)*+1.845s
24=Darryn BinderRSAWithU Yamaha RNF (YZR-M1)*+1.860s

*Rookie

Key:
^X Rider is X positions higher than previous hour.
= Rider is same position as previous hour.
˅X Rider is X positions lower than previous hour.

Fastest Day 1 Time:
Pol Espargaro SPA Honda 1m 32.466s

2021 Mandalika WorldSBK lap records:
Best lap:
Toprak Razgatlioglu
TUR Yamaha 1m 32.877s
Fastest race lap:
Toprak Razgatlioglu TUR Yamaha 1m 34.288s