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2013 Japanese motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2013 Japanese motorcycle Grand Prix was the seventeen round of the 2013 MotoGP season. It was held at the Twin Ring Motegi in Motegi on 27 October 2013. Jorge Lorenzo won the MotoGP race to gain Yamaha its 200th victory in the 500cc/MotoGP class.[4] Pol Espargaró clinched the Moto2 world title after title contenders Scott Redding and Esteve Rabat crashed out in the race.[5]

Japan  2013 Japanese Grand Prix
Race details
Race 17 of 18 races in the
2013 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Twin Ring Motegi map-2.svg
Date27 October 2013
Official nameAirAsia Grand Prix of Japan[1][2][3]
LocationTwin Ring Motegi
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.801 km (2.983 mi)
MotoGP
Pole position
Rider Spain Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha
Time 1:53.471
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha
Time 1:45.736 on lap 16
Podium
First Spain Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha
Second Spain Marc Márquez Honda
Third Spain Dani Pedrosa Honda
Moto2
Pole position
Rider Finland Mika Kallio Kalex
Time 2:01.248
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Pol Espargaró Kalex
Time 1:52.028 on lap 9
Podium
First Spain Pol Espargaró Kalex
Second Finland Mika Kallio Kalex
Third Switzerland Thomas Lüthi Suter
Moto3
Pole position
Rider Spain Álex Rins KTM
Time 2:09.387
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Álex Márquez KTM
Time 1:58.380 on lap 11
Podium
First Spain Álex Márquez KTM
Second Spain Maverick Viñales KTM
Third Germany Jonas Folger Kalex KTM

This was Valentino Rossi's 200th race in the 500cc/MotoGP class.

Marc Márquez, Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa, celebrating on the podium after finishing second, first and third at the MotoGP race.

ClassificationEdit

MotoGPEdit

Pos. No. Rider Team Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 99   Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 24 42:34.291 1 25
2 93   Marc Márquez Repsol Honda Team Honda 24 +3.188 2 20
3 26   Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team Honda 24 +4.592 4 16
4 19   Álvaro Bautista Go&Fun Honda Gresini Honda 24 +19.755 7 13
5 6   Stefan Bradl LCR Honda MotoGP Honda 24 +22.810 8 11
6 46   Valentino Rossi Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 24 +24.637 5 10
7 35   Cal Crutchlow Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 24 +27.496 11 9
8 38   Bradley Smith Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 24 +30.969 13 8
9 69   Nicky Hayden Ducati Team Ducati 24 +37.010 3 7
10 4   Andrea Dovizioso Ducati Team Ducati 24 +42.944 6 6
11 21   Katsuyuki Nakasuga Yamaha YSP Racing Team Yamaha 24 +53.345 12 5
12 5   Colin Edwards NGM Mobile Forward Racing FTR Kawasaki 24 +1:03.213 14 4
13 14   Randy de Puniet Power Electronics Aspar ART 24 +1:06.840 17 3
14 29   Andrea Iannone Energy TI Pramac Racing Ducati 24 +1:08.218 15 2
15 68   Yonny Hernández Ignite Pramac Racing Ducati 24 +1:18.240 10 1
16 8   Héctor Barberá Avintia Blusens FTR 24 +1:19.108 22
17 7   Hiroshi Aoyama Avintia Blusens FTR 24 +1:21.174 18
18 9   Danilo Petrucci Came IodaRacing Project Ioda-Suter 24 +1:30.546 16
19 70   Michael Laverty Paul Bird Motorsport ART 24 +2:23.358 19
20 71   Claudio Corti NGM Mobile Forward Racing FTR Kawasaki 23 +1 lap 21
21 50   Damian Cudlin Paul Bird Motorsport PBM 23 +1 lap 23
22 67   Bryan Staring Go&Fun Honda Gresini FTR Honda 23 +1 lap 24
Ret 41   Aleix Espargaró Power Electronics Aspar ART 12 Accident 9
Ret 23   Luca Scassa Cardion AB Motoracing ART 1 Retirement 20
Ret 52   Lukáš Pešek Came IodaRacing Project Ioda-Suter 1 Retirement 25
[6][7][8]

Moto2Edit

The first attempt to run the race was interrupted on the opening lap, following an incident involving Scott Redding, Álex Mariñelarena and Esteve Rabat. For the restart, the race distance was reduced from 23 to 15 laps.[9]

Pos No Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 40   Pol Espargaró Kalex 15 28:15.162 7 25
2 36   Mika Kallio Kalex 15 +1.344 1 20
3 12   Thomas Lüthi Suter 15 +3.379 12 16
4 19   Xavier Siméon Kalex 15 +8.420 2 13
5 60   Julián Simón Kalex 15 +10.315 19 11
6 18   Nicolás Terol Suter 15 +11.364 24 10
7 15   Alex de Angelis Speed Up 15 +12.718 21 9
8 77   Dominique Aegerter Suter 15 +15.609 8 8
9 30   Takaaki Nakagami Kalex 15 +18.414 22 7
10 54   Mattia Pasini Speed Up 15 +20.679 9 6
11 95   Anthony West Speed Up 15 +30.759 17 5
12 23   Marcel Schrötter Kalex 15 +31.134 20 4
13 49   Axel Pons Kalex 15 +31.335 23 3
14 8   Gino Rea Speed Up 15 +31.505 13 2
15 11   Sandro Cortese Kalex 15 +31.801 11 1
16 31   Kohta Nozane TSR 15 +41.840 28
17 88   Ricard Cardús Speed Up 15 +46.192 18
18 94   Franco Morbidelli Suter 15 +51.771 25
19 44   Steven Odendaal Speed Up 15 +54.433 32
20 35   Tetsuta Nagashima Motobi 15 +55.138 15
21 46   Decha Kraisart Tech3 15 +55.181 29
22 34   Ezequiel Iturrioz Kalex 15 +1:03.592 30
23 25   Azlan Shah Moriwaki 15 +1:32.681 26
Ret 97   Rafid Topan Sucipto Speed Up 11 Accident 5
Ret 5   Johann Zarco Suter 9 Retirement 3
Ret 81   Jordi Torres Suter 8 Accident 16
Ret 96   Louis Rossi Tech 3 8 Retirement 27
Ret 7   Doni Tata Pradita Suter 2 Accident 31
Ret 3   Simone Corsi Speed Up 1 Accident 4
DNS 80   Esteve Rabat Kalex 0 Did not restart 6
DNS 92   Álex Mariñelarena Kalex 0 Did not restart 10
DNS 45   Scott Redding Kalex 0 Did not restart 14
DNS 52   Danny Kent Tech 3 Injured
OFFICIAL MOTO2 REPORT

Moto3Edit

Pos No Rider Manufacturer Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 12   Álex Márquez KTM 20 39:45.953 3 25
2 25   Maverick Viñales KTM 20 +0.027 2 20
3 94   Jonas Folger Kalex KTM 20 +7.750 9 16
4 44   Miguel Oliveira Mahindra 20 +15.889 18 13
5 5   Romano Fenati FTR Honda 20 +18.323 26 11
6 8   Jack Miller FTR Honda 20 +18.432 5 10
7 17   John McPhee FTR Honda 20 +18.439 22 9
8 31   Niklas Ajo KTM 20 +25.608 17 8
9 23   Niccolò Antonelli FTR Honda 20 +25.950 7 7
10 41   Brad Binder Mahindra 20 +32.933 15 6
11 84   Jakub Kornfeil Kalex KTM 20 +33.067 16 5
12 11   Livio Loi Kalex KTM 20 +33.231 25 4
13 65   Philipp Öttl Kalex KTM 20 +33.668 32 3
14 89   Alan Techer TSR Honda 20 +39.006 27 2
15 29   Hyuga Watanabe FTR Honda 20 +39.259 12 1
16 61   Arthur Sissis KTM 20 +42.159 19
17 77   Lorenzo Baldassarri FTR Honda 20 +42.670 24
18 22   Ana Carrasco KTM 20 +46.487 35
19 57   Eric Granado Kalex KTM 20 +47.005 31
20 4   Francesco Bagnaia FTR Honda 20 +47.394 34
21 9   Toni Finsterbusch Kalex KTM 20 +48.496 14
22 58   Juan Francisco Guevara TSR Honda 20 +51.341 33
23 33   Sena Yamada Honda 20 +1:00.508 10
24 42   Álex Rins KTM 20 +1:06.878 1
25 53   Jasper Iwema Kalex KTM 20 +1:10.254 11
26 80   Hafiq Azmi FTR Honda 20 +1:13.522 28
Ret 10   Alexis Masbou FTR Honda 19 Accident 20
Ret 3   Matteo Ferrari FTR Honda 16 Retirement 30
Ret 21   Luca Amato Mahindra 14 Accident 29
Ret 39   Luis Salom KTM 8 Accident 4
Ret 91   Hiroki Ono Honda 1 Accident 8
Ret 32   Isaac Viñales FTR Honda 0 Accident 6
Ret 63   Zulfahmi Khairuddin KTM 0 Accident 13
Ret 7   Efrén Vázquez Mahindra 0 Accident 21
Ret 43   Luca Grünwald Kalex KTM 0 Accident 23
OFFICIAL MOTO3 REPORT

Championship standings after the race (MotoGP)Edit

Below are the standings for the top five riders and constructors after round seventeen has concluded.[10]

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2013 Japanese MotoGP". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "2013 MotoGP Class (FIM Grand Prix World Championship) Programmes - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "Twin Ring Motegi - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  4. ^ "From Mortimer to Lorenzo: Yamaha's 200th premier class victorytitle". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 28 October 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013.
  5. ^ "Pol Espargaró Moto2 World Champion". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 27 October 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013.
  6. ^ "2013 Japanese MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". Motorsportmagazine.com. 13 June 2017. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  7. ^ "AIRASIA GRAND PRIX OF JAPAN · MotoGP Race Classification 2013". Motogp.com. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  8. ^ "2013 Japanese MotoGp : Race Classifications" (PDF). Resources.motogp.com. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  9. ^ "Espargaro wins to claim Moto2 world title". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 27 October 2013. Retrieved 30 October 2013.
  10. ^ "Standings" (PDF). resources.motogp.com. 2013. Retrieved 2019-08-26.


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