Japanese MotoGP 2016 Highlights & Race Results

Marc Marquez won the Japanese MotoGP 2016 at Motegi and secured his third world championship. Marc closest rivals Yamaha riders Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo both dramatically crashed out and also the hopes of championship title. Honda once again grab the championship title from the Yamaha at their home circuit. Below is the complete Japanese MotoGP 2016 highlights & race results.

The 23-year-old Honda rider, Marquez  became the youngest man to win 3 premier-class world championship titles. He finished the 24-lap race in 42 min 34.610sec, 2.992sec ahead of Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso and Maverick Vinales of Suzuki.

Japanese MotoGP 2016 Highlights Video

Japanese MotoGP 2016 Race Results

Pos. Points Num. Rider Team Bike Km/h Time/Gap
1 25 93 Marc MARQUEZ Repsol Honda Team Honda 162.3 42’34.610
2 20 4 Andrea DOVIZIOSO Ducati Team Ducati 162.1 +2.992
3 16 25 Maverick VIÑALES Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 162.1 +4.104
4 13 41 Aleix ESPARGARO Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 162.0 +4.726
5 11 35 Cal CRUTCHLOW LCR Honda Honda 161.4 +15.049
6 10 44 Pol ESPARGARO Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 161.1 +19.654
7 9 19 Alvaro BAUTISTA Aprilia Racing Team Gresini Aprilia 160.9 +23.032
8 8 9 Danilo PETRUCCI OCTO Pramac Yakhnich Ducati 160.5 +28.555
9 7 45 Scott REDDING OCTO Pramac Yakhnich Ducati 160.5 +28.802
10 6 6 Stefan BRADL Aprilia Racing Team Gresini Aprilia 160.3 +32.330
11 5 21 Katsuyuki NAKASUGA Yamalube Yamaha Factory Racing Yamaha 159.6 +42.845
12 4 68 Yonny HERNANDEZ Pull & Bear Aspar Team Ducati 159.1 +52.219
13 3 38 Bradley SMITH Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 159.0 +53.783
14 2 53 Tito RABAT Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS Honda 158.9 +54.760
15 1 73 Hiroshi AOYAMA Repsol Honda Team Honda 158.6 +1’00.155
16 76 Loris BAZ Avintia Racing Ducati 158.3 +1’04.440
17 8 Hector BARBERA Ducati Team Ducati 156.0 +1’42.966
18 7 Mike JONES Avintia Racing Ducati 154.5 1 Lap
99 Jorge LORENZO Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 162.3 5 Laps
46 Valentino ROSSI Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 161.3 18 Laps
43 Jack MILLER Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS Honda 158.7 18 Laps
50 Eugene LAVERTY Pull & Bear Aspar Team Ducati 153.3 22 Laps

Motul Grand Prix of Japan is the 15th round of the MotoGP 2016 season which is scheduled to start on 14th October and end on 16th October 2016. The Japanese MotoGP will take place at the Twin Ring Motegi, Motegi. The Grand Prix will start with Friday’s practice session of Moto3, Moto2 and MotoGP while the qualifying rounds will take place on Saturday, 15th October. The Sunday’s MotoGP race will start at the 13.00 UK time.

Marc Márquez is leading the drivers’ championship title race and the gap between him and Valentino Rossi becomes wider after Honda’s Marque won the Aragon MotoGP. It will be interesting to see will Rossi come back to narrow the gap or will Marc will go far away from Rossi.

Japanese MotoGP 2016 Qualifying Results

Pos. Num. Rider Nation Team Bike Km/h Time
1 46 Valentino ROSSI ITA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 305.1 1’43.954
2 93 Marc MARQUEZ SPA Repsol Honda Team Honda 307.5 1’44.134
3 99 Jorge LORENZO SPA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 303.3 1’44.221
4 4 Andrea DOVIZIOSO ITA Ducati Team Ducati 308.3 1’44.294
5 35 Cal CRUTCHLOW GBR LCR Honda Honda 305.6 1’44.402
6 41 Aleix ESPARGARO SPA Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 304.3 1’44.494
7 25 Maverick VIÑALES SPA Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 306.7 1’44.539
8 8 Hector BARBERA SPA Ducati Team Ducati 309.9 1’44.980
9 44 Pol ESPARGARO SPA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 303.7 1’45.232
10 9 Danilo PETRUCCI ITA OCTO Pramac Yakhnich Ducati 304.0 1’45.782
11 45 Scott REDDING GBR OCTO Pramac Yakhnich Ducati 306.1 1’45.827
19 Alvaro BAUTISTA SPA Aprilia Racing Team Gresini Aprilia

Japanese MotoGP 2016 Highlights

2016 Japan MotoGP Grand Prix Schedule

The Practice Session of Japanese Grand Prix 2016 will start on 14th October 8:55 UK time while the qualifying session will kick off Saturday, 15th October at 1.10 UK time and 16th October’s Sunday race will start at 1 pm UK time, 5:30 pm IST, 9 a.m. ET start.

Friday, 14 October 2016

      1. Mot03 – FP1 (08:00 uk)
      2. MotGP – FP1 (08:55  uk)
      3. Moto2 – FP1 (09:55 uk)
      4. Moto3 – FP2 (12:10 uk)
      5. MotoGP – FP2 (13:05 uk)
      6. Moto2 – FP2 (14:05 uk)

Saturday, 15 October 2016

      1. Moto3 – FP3 (08:00 uk)
      2. MotGP – FP3 (08:55  uk)
      3. Moto2 – FP3 (09:55 uk)
      4. Moto3 – Qualifying (11:35 uk)
      5. MotoGP – FP4 (12:30 uk)
      6. MotoGP – Qualifying 1 (13:10 uk)
      7. MotoGP – Qualifying 2 (13:35 uk)
      8. Moto2 – Qualifying (14:05 uk)

Sunday, 16 October 2016

      1. Moto3 – Warm-up (07:40 uk)
      2. Moto2 – Warm-up (08:10  uk)
      3. MotoGP – Warm-up (08:40 uk)
      4. Moto3 – RACE (10:00 uk)
      5. Moto2 – RACE (11:20 uk)
      6. MotoGP – RACE (13:00 uk)

Circuit: Twin Ring Motegi, Motegi

LENGTH 4.8 km

CORNERS 6 left – 8 right

WIDTH 15 m.

LONGEST STRAIGHT 762 m. 2500 ft.

Japanese MotoGP 2016 Highlights & Replay Video

The UK MotoGP fans can catch live coverage of Japan MotoGP race on BT Sports while the USA viewers can watch live coverage of this race on beinSport. Indian viewers can watch Japanese MotoGP 2016 on Star Sports while Trans7 will broadcast this MotoGP race in the Indonesia. Check out the list of complete MotoGP 2016 broadcasters worldwide – Click Here

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