2023 pre-season test dates announced

Provisional dates for pre-season testing ahead of the 2023 season can now be announced.

Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia will first host the Shakedown Test, which is for MotoGP™ factory test riders and class rookies only, from the 5th to the 7th of February.

Sepang will then host the first, three-day MotoGP™ test from the 10th to the 12th of February.

The Autodromo Internacional do Algarve, as the venue for the season opener, will host the final, two-day test for the MotoGP™ class on the 11th and 12th of March. 

Shakedown Test: 5th – 7th February
Sepang Test: 10th – 12th February
Portimão Test: 11th – 12th March 

The pre-season Moto2™ and Moto3™ test will also take place at Portimão.

Moto2™ and Moto3™ Test: 17th – 19th March 

Set up takes place on the two days preceding the MotoGP™ tests and the shakedown, and on the day before the Moto2™ and Moto3™ test.

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