As we now enter the part of the year where excitement is building for the fast approaching new season of racing there is starting to be many thing to get excited about from promo events and videos to the unveiling of the new bikes and their 2013 paint jobs.
Now we just need to see those bikes in action, which means pre-season testing!
Here’s some dates to keep an eye out for to see how your favourite teams and riders are shaping up:
3-4th February MotoGP CRT – Sepang
5-6th February MotoGP – Sepang
12-14 February Moto2/Moto3 – Valencia
19-21 February Moto2/Moto3 – Jerez
26-28 February MotoGP – Sepang
12-14 March HRC MotoGP – Austin
18-21 March Moto2/Moto3 – Jerez
23-25 March MotoGP Jerez
Interesting points of note: CRT test first to allow time to work on new ECU specifications for the season, Honda elected to have a private test at the Circuit of the Americas ahead of the inaugural grand prix, weekend of 19-21 April.
The opening round of the 2013 season kicks of with the night race in Qatar, 5-7 April.