Archive for the ‘Motorsports’ Category

Based on the recent announcement made by the Prime Minister, YAB Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, due to the increasing cases of Corona Virus (COVID-19) in Malaysia and also worldwide, any events involving mass gathering which includes sporting events, international meetings, social and religious events are to be postponed or cancelled  [ Read More ]

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SIC JOINS MACC FOR THE CORRUPTION FREE PLEDGE

Sepang International Circuit (SIC) have given their commitment towards the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) effort in fighting corruption by signing the Corruption Free Pledge better known as Ikrar Bebas Rasuah (IBR) on Tuesday, 3rd March 2020. The pledge ceremony, held at SIC, was attended by Director of MACC Community Education  [ Read More ]

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SIC WINS LEGAL BATTLE WITH M7 RACING

The High Court of Johor Bahru ruled in favor of Sepang International Circuit (SIC) with regards to the sponsorship legal battle against its sponsor, M7 Racing Sdn Bhd (M7), a related company of Mutiara Motors Group of Companies.  On 30 January 2020, the Judicial Commissioner, Evrol Mariette Peters, allowed SIC’s claim  [ Read More ]

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2019 Petronas Yamaha Sepang Racing Team Highlights

2019 was an exciting year for Malaysian sport on the world stage with a new force taking the fight to the very best in the Motorcycle World Championship; PETRONAS Yamaha Sepang Racing Team. PETRONAS Yamaha Sepang Racing Team is owned by the world-renowned Sepang International Circuit and is supported by  [ Read More ]

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300 Wins for Honda after Marquez French Masterclass

Marc Marquez cruised to victory at the Shark Helmets Grand Prix de France to claim Honda’s 300th premier class victory, the Championship leader beating Ducati Team duo Andrea Dovizioso and Danilo Petrucci as the Italians take a double Desmosedici podium in France.   There was huge drama on the warm-up  [ Read More ]

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Marc Marquez has equalled Valentino Rossi’s premier class pole position tally after mastering the damp qualifying conditions at the Shark Helmets Grand Prix de France. Danilo Petrucci and fellow GP19 rider Jack Miller join the Championship leader on the front row for Sunday’s race.   Question marks over which tyres  [ Read More ]

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Frenetic, electric, high-octane, tense and down to the absolute wire: that was qualifying for the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley. And as the yellow haze clears, it’s Valentino Rossi who’ll be starting from pole, the ‘Doctor’ putting in an electric 1:46.203 to take to the top and master the stunning Autodromo del Mugello once  [ Read More ]

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Crutchlow Leads Championship with a Win in Argentina

Cal Crutchlow has taken an impressive third ever Grand Prix victory in the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina, besting Johann Zarco and Alex Rins on the final lap to earn the honour of winning the 750th GP race for Honda. But the headlines must be shared, with drama  [ Read More ]

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Dynamite Dovi Draws First Blood

Opening the season with a sensational final lap performance, Andrea Dovizioso beat Marc Marquez to the line at the Losail International Circuit by just 0.027s, with Valentino Rossi completing the podium.   Frenchman Zarco shot off pole position to take the lead into the first corner, but there was nothing  [ Read More ]

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Zarco Claims First Pole of 2018

A lot has changed in the ten years since Jorge Lorenzo set the world alight on his premier class debut, but the Qatar pole lap record hadn’t. Set by the Majorcan in 2008, the Losail laptime remained steadfast in the record books for a decade and was the oldest of  [ Read More ]

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