2012 Sepang MotoGP Race Result: Dominant Win In Red-Flagged Race

Results and summary of the red-flagged race at Sepang:

Dani Pedrosa has taken his third victory in a row, after leading the MotoGP race at Sepang when it was red-flagged due to the heavy rain. Pedrosa's victory takes him 5 points closer to Jorge Lorenzo in the championship race, Lorenzo's advantage now down to just 23 points with two races left in the championship.

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2012 Sepang Moto2 Race Result: Mixed Conditions Throw Up Thrilling Race

Results and summary of the Moto2 race at Sepang:

Alex De Angelis has taken victory in a soaking Moto2 race at Sepang, after the race was red-flagged once the rain became too heavy to continue. With Marc Marquez crashing out due to the weather, the Spaniard was unable to clinch the title in Malaysia.

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2012 Sepang Moto3 Race Result: Tense Battle Sees Victory Settled At Line

Results and summary of a tense and thrilling Moto3 race at Sepang:

Sandro Cortese has sealed the inaugural Moto3 championship inthe best possible way by winning a close battle with his teammate Zulfahmi Khairuddin and Aspar's Jonas Folger. A 3rd place would have been good enough, but Cortese saw an opportunity on the final lap and seized it.

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2012 Sepang MotoGP Saturday Round Up: MotoGP's Future In The East, Honda's Chatter, And The Chances Of Rain

This year's Malaysian round of the MotoGP series has offered a glimpse of the future, for those with an interest in seeing it. While the series is locked in a series of arguments over the future of the technical regulations, the massive economic problems in its key television markets, and the Spanish domination of the sport in all classes, Sepang pointed the way forward, and that way is definitely east.

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2012 Sepang Moto2 And Moto3 Saturday Post-Qualifying Press Releases

Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after qualifying at Sepang:

Second row for Oliveira

Repsol rider will start Malaysian GP from fifth, one row ahead of eighth placed Álex Rins. Álex Márquez takes twenty-fourth after a light crash when pushing for top ten.

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2012 Sepang Moto3 Qualifying Practice Result: Late Charge Rewards Surprise Polesitter

Results and notes of qualifying for the Moto3 class at Sepang:

  • Zulfahmi Khairuddin is the first ever Malaysian to take pole position in Grand Prix racing
  • It is also Kharuddin's maiden pole, taken on his 21st birthday
  • Luis Salom qualified in 5th, but will start from 10th, having been handed a penalty for the last-lap crash at Motegi, forcing him to drop 5 places on the grid. Miguel Oliveira, Efren Vazquez, Brad Binder, Alex Rins and Adrian Martin all move up one place each.


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2012 Sepang Moto2 FP3 Result: Nakagami Leads The Way In Rain-Hit Session

Takaaki Nakagami has taken advantage of the weather window caused by the late morning rain at Sepang to top the final session of free practice for the Moto2 class. That window was large enough for him to be challenged, the rain only really starting to fall some twenty minutes in to the session, but no one could quite match Nakagami's pace. A lot of people came close, however: Johan Zarco, Scott Redding, Toni Elias and Pol Espargaro were all within a tenth of Nakagami.


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