1993 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix

The 1993 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix was the second round of the 1993 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 4 April 1993 at the Shah Alam Circuit.

Malaysia  1993 Malaysian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 2 of 14 races in the
1993 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Shah Alam Circuit.svg
Date4 April 1993
Official nameMalaysia Grand Prix[1]
LocationShah Alam Circuit
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 3.69 km (2.29 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider United States Kevin Schwantz
Time 1:25.533
Fastest lap
Rider United States Wayne Rainey
Time 1:26.206
Podium
First United States Wayne Rainey
Second Australia Daryl Beattie
Third United States Kevin Schwantz
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Loris Capirossi
Time 1:27.229
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Nobuatsu Aoki
Time 1:27.415
Podium
First Japan Nobuatsu Aoki
Second Japan Tetsuya Harada
Third Japan Tadayuki Okada
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Germany Dirk Raudies
Time 1:31.951
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Dirk Raudies
Time 1:32.821
Podium
First Germany Dirk Raudies
Second Japan Kazuto Sakata
Third Japan Takeshi Tsujimura

500 cc race reportEdit

Kevin Schwantz got the second pole in a row, but got a bad start while Wayne Rainey got a good one, then it's Àlex Crivillé, Daryl Beattie and Mick Doohan. Rainey ran away with it on a hot day with Dunlops.

500 cc classificationEdit

Pos. Rider Team Manufacturer Time/Retired Grid Points
1   Wayne Rainey Marlboro Team Roberts Yamaha 44:54.102 3 25
2   Daryl Beattie Rothmans Honda Team Honda +6.145 2 20
3   Kevin Schwantz Lucky Strike Suzuki Suzuki +18.367 1 16
4   Mick Doohan Rothmans Honda Team Honda +20.973 5 13
5   Àlex Crivillé Marlboro Honda Pons Honda +21.715 4 11
6   Shinichi Itoh HRC Rothmans Honda Honda +29.770 6 10
7   Alex Barros Lucky Strike Suzuki Suzuki +32.602 7 9
8   Niall Mackenzie Valvoline Team WCM ROC Yamaha +1:04.514 9 8
9   Doug Chandler Cagiva Team Agostini Cagiva +1:15.848 10 7
10   Matthew Mladin Cagiva Team Agostini Cagiva +1 Lap 11 6
11   Laurent Naveau Euro Team Yamaha +1 Lap 17 5
12   John Reynolds Padgett's Motorcycles Harris Yamaha +1 Lap 14 4
13   Juan Lopez Mella Lopez Mella Racing Team ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 13 3
14   Sean Emmett Shell Team Harris Harris Yamaha +1 Lap 21 2
15   Renato Colleoni Team Elit ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 22 1
16   Lucio Pedercini Team Pedercini ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 24
17   Michael Rudroff Rallye Sport Harris Yamaha +1 Lap 23
18   Serge David Team ROC ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 15
19   Cees Doorakkers Doorakkers Racing Harris Yamaha +1 Lap 25
20   Thierry Crine Ville de Paris ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 27
21   Andreas Meklau Austrian Racing Company ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 28
22   Bruno Bonhuil MTD Objectif 500 ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 26
23   Toshiyuki Arakaki Team ROC ROC Yamaha +1 Lap 18
24   Kevin Mitchell MBM Racing Harris Yamaha +1 Lap 20
25   Jean Luc Romanens Argus Racing Team ROC Yamaha +2 Laps 32
26   Alan Scott Team Harris Harris Yamaha +2 Laps 30
Ret   José Kuhn Euromoto ROC Yamaha Retirement 19
Ret   Tsutomu Udagawa Team Udagawa ROC Yamaha Retirement 29
Ret   Bernard Garcia Yamaha Motor France Yamaha Retirement 12
Ret   Marco Papa Librenti Corse Librenti Retirement 31
DNS   Jeremy McWilliams Millar Racing Yamaha Did not start
DNS   Luca Cadalora Marlboro Team Roberts Yamaha Did not start
Sources:[2][3]

250 cc classificationEdit

Pos. Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Points
1   Nobuatsu Aoki Honda 42:36.014 25
2   Tetsuya Harada Yamaha +0.327 20
3   Tadayuki Okada Honda +4.155 16
4   Doriano Romboni Honda +17.065 13
5   John Kocinski Suzuki +17.284 11
6   Helmut Bradl Honda +28.439 10
7   Loris Reggiani Aprilia +34.492 9
8   Alberto Puig Honda +39.311 8
9   Pierfrancesco Chili Yamaha +46.177 7
10   Luis d'Antin Honda +56.627 6
11   Adrian Bosshard Honda +1:00.545 5
12   Loris Capirossi Honda +1:03.963 4
13   Patrick van den Goorbergh Aprilia +1:05.482 3
14   Andy Preining Aprilia +1:10.361 2
15   Eskil Suter Aprilia +1:14.488 1
16   Jean-Michel Bayle Aprilia +1:14.674
17   Max Biaggi Honda +1:15.699
18   Carlos Cardus Honda +1:22:831
19   Jean-Philippe Ruggia Aprilia +1:58.018
20   Jurgen van den Goorbergh Aprilia +1 Lap
21   Luis Carlos Maurel Aprilia +1 Lap
22   Bernd Kassner Aprilia +1 Lap
23   Bernard Haenggeli Aprilia +1 Lap
24   Shahrun Nizan Yamaha +1 Lap
Ret   Volker Bahr Honda Retirement
Ret   Massimo Pennacchioli Honda Retirement
Ret   Jochen Schmid Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Frédéric Protat Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Juan Borja Honda Retirement
Ret   Veng Kit Tong Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Gabriele Debbia Honda Retirement
Ret   Noboyuki Wakai Suzuki Retirement
Ret   Wilco Zeelenberg Aprilia Retirement
DNS   Alessandro Gramigni Gilera Did not start
DNS   Paolo Casoli Gilera Did not start
DNS   Jean-Pierre Jeandat Aprilia Did not start

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Grand Prix uitslagen en bijzonderheden 1993". Archive.today. 25 July 2015. Archived from the original on 25 July 2015. Retrieved 19 May 2018.
  2. ^ "1993 Malaysian MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  3. ^ "motogp.com · MALAYSIAN GRAND PRIX · 500cc Race Classification 1993". www.motogp.com.


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1993 Australian Grand Prix
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1993 Japanese Grand Prix
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