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2019 Sepang MotoGP Test Thursday 11am Times: Rossi Fastest In Early Chase

The MotoGP riders took advantage of the cooler conditions on Thursday morning to get in some fast laps, one or two actually chasing a fast lap time. Valentino Rossi was one of the riders on a time attack, topping the timesheets with a lap well in the 1'59s. He is a tenth faster than Marc Marquez, and over two tenths quicker than Danilo Petrucci. Tito Rabat is fourth fastest, setting his lap while following Marc Marquez.

Times at 11am:

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2019 Sepang MotoGP Test Wednesday 3pm Times: Marquez Takes Over

The track has been almost silent since around 1pm, with bikes only circulating occasionally. Apart from Marc Marquez going fastest, there have been few changes. One note: the time noted for Andrea Iannone was actually set by Bradley Smith, who took the Italian's Aprilia out for a shakedown run. Iannone crashed on his first flying lap, and so did not set a time.

Times at 3pm:

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2019 Sepang MotoGP Test Wednesday 1pm Times: Rins Leads Viñales

With the heat increasing and track temperatures now well over 50°C, activity in Sepang is slacking off, the teams and riders taking a break to skip the heat of the afternoon. At 1pm, it is Alex Rins who is fastest, leapfrogging past Maverick Viñales to top the timesheets. Rins and Viñales are the only riders currently under the 2'00 mark, while Danilo Petrucci is third quickest.

Times at 1pm local:

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2019 Sepang MotoGP Test Wednesday 11:30 Times: Petrucci Leads Marquez In Busy Start

The Sepang MotoGP test is underway, and the first hour and a half has already seen a very busy track, with everyone Mika Kallio, Bradley Smith, and Takuya Tsuda turning laps, taking advantage of cooler conditions in the morning. 

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2019 Sepang MotoGP Shakedown Day 3 Times: Aleix Espargaro Edges Out Brother Pol

The final day of the Sepang shakedown test saw more action, with Aleix Espargaro joining the fray for Aprilia, and Jonas Folger resuming his role as Yamaha test rider. Stefan Bradl didn't ride, his work being done, and Andrea Iannone was also absent for Aprilia.

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2019 Sepang MotoGP Shakedown Test Day 2 Times: Espargaro Fastest As Unofficial Timing Appears

Despite the fact that normally, there is no timing at the Sepang shakedown test, timing screens appeared in the media center on Saturday, giving some sort of insight into what is happening on track. And thanks to screenshots posted to Twitter by Crash.net's Peter McLaren, the times have been shared publicly. Not all riders and bikes were lapping with transponders, however, so the times do not show the full picture.

Pol Espargaro is the fastest rider on the second day, the KTM rider leaping ahead of Stefan Bradl at the end of the day. Aprilia's Bradley Smith was busy, setting the third fastest time, while Katsuyuki Nakasuga made a late appearance on the Yamaha to set the fourth quickest time ahead of Michele Pirro on the Ducati.

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2018 Jerez November MotoGP Test 2:30pm Thursday Times: Dovizioso Leading Viñales And Marquez

Cool weather meant another late start at Jerez, bikes taking to the track around 11:30am, despite the track opening at 10am. The weather is a little cooler and more cloudy than Wednesday, but times are still respectable.

Andrea Dovizioso is fastest shortly after 2:30pm, the Ducatis debuting a new tail with an aerodynamic shape. Maverick Viñales is second, from Marc Marquez, after Marquez had led for most of the session, spending most of the time on the 2019 prototype bike. Danilo Petrucci is fourth, just ahead of an impressive Pecco Bagnaia on the Pramac Ducati.

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2018 Jerez November MotoGP Test Wednesday: Ducatis Fastest, Nakagami Surprises

Danilo Petrucci topped the first day of testing at Jerez, the Italian the only rider to get into the 1'37s. He beat factory Ducati teammate Andrea Dovizioso by two tenths of a second, though Dovizioso had a crash at the end of the session, which stopped him pushing for a fast time. 

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