|This futuristic circuit was built in just 14 months at the cost of 75 million Euros and opened in 1999. It′s famous forit′s doubled sided grandstand with a unique roof that goes the length of the 920 metres start and finish straight.|
|3 October 2004The possible triple championship decider in Sepang is off; but the 2004 Marlboro Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix looks set to be an even more exciting affair with five-time world champion Valentino Rossi coming to Sepang with a vengeance.
“I see a very determined Rossi in Sepang after his disaster in Qatar. Everybody knows Rossi and everybody knows how he loves challenges,” says Ahmad Mustafa, the event director of the 2004 Marlboro Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix.
SIC OPTIMISTIC TO STAGE BEST MALAYSIAN MOTORCYCLE GRAND PRIX
3 October 2004
WITH firm support from the motorcycling fraternity, Sepang International Circuit (SIC) – the promoter and organizer of the 2004 Marlboro Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix – is confident that it will deliver the best ever Malaysian GP in its 14-year history. Read more
|Troy Corser – the undisputed king of Superpole – claimed pole position on the PETRONAS FP1 for the final two races of the Superbike World Championship at Magny-Cours.|
|29 September 2004
Carl Fogarty has called for a morale-boosting finale to the Superbike World Championship from his Foggy PETRONAS Racing riders Chris Walker and Troy Corser at the final round in Magny-Cours, France.
Despite a disappointing display at Imola, the results in Italy last weekend were sufficient to secure a creditable third place in the manufacturers’ championship for PETRONAS.
And Carl is now hoping to follow that with a closing performance that will provide a springboard for further development progress during an extensive programme of winter testing.
|Foggy PETRONAS Racing riders Troy Corser and Chris Walker enter next weekend’s final round of the Superbike World Championship looking to bounce back from a weekend of tribulation at Imola.|