Crossing the Finish Line: MotoGP™ Final Race Locations

Allie Shriver

By Allie Shriver

September 20, 2016


It’s almost fall and that means the MotoGP™ season is coming to an end. There are only five races left for the year and they are coming up fast. Japan and Australia have both sold out – for good reason, they have two of the largest MotoGP™ fan bases and are two of the top courses in this circuit. Don’t fret, we still have Selangor and Valencia to look forward to! Today, we’re giving you everything you need to know about these two race locations!

Selangor, Malaysia
Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix
October 28- 30, 2016

Highlights of the Circuit

  • Average Speed: 163.7 km/h Capture-1.png
  • Top Speed: 339.6 km/h
  • Circuit Record: 2’00.606 – Jorge Lorenzo (Spain) 2015
  • Length: 5.5 km (3.44 miles)
  • Corners: 5 left, 10 right
  • Width: 16 m. (52.49 ft.)
  • Longest Straight: 920 m. (3018.37 ft.)
  • Laps: 20
  • Total Distance: 110.9 km (68.8 miles)

Fast Facts

  • 2,300-acre complex houses a hotel, shopping center, and golf course
  • Completed in 1999
  • One of the best courses in the circuit

2015 Results

  1. Dani Pedrosa
  2. Jorge Lorenzo
  3. Valentino Rossi 

Valencia, Spain
Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana
November 11 – 13, 2016

Highlights of the Circuit  


  • Average Speed: 156.7 km/h
  • Top Speed: 335.9 km/h
  • Circuit Record: 1’31.367 – Jorge Lorenzo (Spain) 2015
  • Length: 4.0 km (2.49 miles)
  • Corners: 9 left, 5 right
  • Width: 12 m. (39.37 ft.)
  • Longest Straight: 876 m. (2874.02 ft.)
  • Laps: 30
  • Total Distance: 120.2 km (74.7 miles)

Fast Facts

  • Completed in 1999
  • One of the smallest tracks in MotoGP™
  • All parts of the circuit can be seen from any seat in the stands
  • To host MotoGP™ until 2021

2015 Results

  1. Jorge Lorenzo
  2. Marc Marquez
  3. Dani Pedrosa


Be a VIP at MotoGP™

While both tracks offer a complex racing environment, they will be nothing alike. The riders will need to stay alert and use every ounce of skill they have to complete these courses. Lucky for you, all you have to do is watch! We want to help you get there. As a MotoGP™ VIP, you’ll experience race weekend like a rock star. Here’s what a MotoGP™ VIP Package includes:

  • MotoGP™ VIP Village™ Facility Access
  • Walking Distance from the VIP Parking Area
  • Upper-Deck Terrace Viewing Area
  • Complimentary Bar
  • Live Race Coverage on TV Screens
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Gourmet Lunch
  • Pit Lane Walk
  • Access to the Paddock
  • Official Program


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