2013 Grand Prix of Valencia

Valencia, Spain
© Photo courtesy of Repsol Honda team

What more can you ask of a track hosting the 2013 season finale? Valencia's Circuit Ricardo Tormo is set in a natural amphitheatre offering unbeatable views from its 120,000 grandstand seats and there's always a party atmosphere at the season-closing GP.

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Location

Valencia, Spain

Number of laps

30

Number of turns

14

Circuit Length (Km)

4.005

Race Distance (Km)

120.15

Fastest Qualification Lap

1:30.844

MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa
Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda, 2012
Fastest Race Lap

1:32.582

Casey Stoner Ducati Team, 2008
Most Wins
MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa

Dani Pedrosa

2007, 2009, 2012
Most Pole Positions

Casey Stoner

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Top Three Riders
  1. 3
    Casey Stoner
  2. 1
    MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa
    Dani Pedrosa
  3. 2
    MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi
    Valentino Rossi
Starting Positions vs Winning Positions
The track over the years
1
Did you know

Heritage

The circuit is named after former 50cc World Champion Ricardo Tormo, a Valencian favourite.

2
Interesting fact

Happy hunting ground

The Valencia Grand Prix has been won five times by Spanish riders; Sete Gibernau in 2001, Jorge Lorenzo in 2010 and Dani Pedrosa in 2007, 2009 and 2012.

3
Good to know

Tributes

The corners, like the circuit name, pay homage to former Spanish World Champions with Angel Nieto, Jorge Martínez Aspar and Champi Herreros all honoured.

4
Fun fact

Turn right out of pit lane...

The track runs anti-clockwise, one of the few on the MotoGP calendar to do so.

Valencia 2013 Race Result

Rider Team Race time Pts
1 Helmet Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha Factory Racing 0:46:10.302 25
2 Helmet Daniel Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team 0:46:14.236 20
3 Helmet Marc Marquez Repsol Honda Team 0:46:17.659 16
4 Helmet Valentino Rossi Yamaha Factory Racing 0:46:20.881 13
5 Helmet Álvaro Bautista Go & Fun Honda Gresini 0:46:25.267 11
6 Helmet Stefan Bradl LCR Honda MotoGP 0:46:34.701 10
7 Helmet Bradley Smith Monster Yamaha Tech3 0:46:39.345 9
8 Helmet Nicky Hayden Ducati Team 0:46:50.195 8
9 Helmet Andrea Dovizioso Ducati Team 0:46:03.498 7
10 Helmet Michele Pirro Pramac Racing Team 0:47:13.285 6
11 Helmet Aleix Espargaró Power Electronics Aspar 0:47:14.499 5
12 Helmet Héctor Barberá Avintia Blusens 0:47:17.128 4
13 Helmet Claudio Corti NGM Mobile Forward Racing 0:47:21.783 3
14 Helmet Danilo Petrucci Came IodaRacing Project 0:47:23.945 2
15 Helmet Colin Edwards NGM Mobile Forward Racing 0:47:34.551 1
16 Helmet Hiroshi Aoyama Avintia Blusens 0:47:43.312
17 Helmet Michael Laverty Paul Bird Motorsport 0:46:21.726
18 Helmet Luca Scassa Cardion AB Motoracing 0:46:21.917
19 Helmet Bryan Staring Go & Fun Honda Gresini CRT 0:46:22.033
20 Helmet Martin Bauer Schwarz & Bronnen Racing 0:47:09.329
Helmet Andrea Iannone Pramac Racing Team 0:40:44.674
Helmet Randy De Puniet Power Electronics Aspar 0:36:39.690
Helmet Cal Crutchlow Monster Yamaha Tech3 0:14:00.197
Helmet Yonny Hernandez Paul Bird Motorsport 0:12:59.556
Helmet Damian Cudlin Paul Bird Motorsport 0:04:58.255
Helmet Lukáš Pešek Came IodaRacing Project 0:04:55.433