Tag Archives: Malaysia

Dovizioso: “I almost crashed on outlap”


The difficult conditions in qualifying almost caused Andrea Dovizioso to crash on his outlap at Sepang. Rain started to fall in the final moments of Q1 at the Malaysian venue and with the increasingly treacherous conditions the Italian was lucky … Continue reading

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Lorenzo: “We can’t control the performance of other riders”


Jorge Lorenzo was over one second off the pace in Malaysia following the opening day of practice with the Spaniard having problems throughout the day. With the Honda of Dani Pedrosa setting the pace and Marc Marquez and Alvaro Bautista … Continue reading

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Bradl looking for a solution to braking problems


Stefan Bradl finished the day seventh fastest in Malaysia and afterwards the German admitted that he was struggling to find the right handling balance and was struggling with chatter aboard his LCR Honda. Bradl, who currently lies sixth in the … Continue reading

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Smoother Smith looking for “adventurous setup” tomorrow


After setting the tenth fastest time in practice at Sepang Bradley Smith evaluated how he has changed since the opening MotoGP tests of the year at the Malaysian venue. The Englishman confirmed that his riding style has changed considerably since … Continue reading

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Riders gear up for “hardest race of the year”


The Malaysian Grand Prix is traditionally one of the toughest races on the MotoGP calendar. The heat at Sepang saps a riders energy while the humidity makes it difficult to catch your breath. The task of racing flat out for … Continue reading

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