Moto GP is the most prestigious form of motorcycle racing in the world. It’s a non-stop race from start to finish with no pit stops.
The 2023 season has 11 teams and 22 riders – two riders from each team. The sport sees 21 Grand Prix races in 2023 and travels the world. One of those places this season will be India.
After India’s Formula 1 departed in 2013, Moto GP is the first big-money motorsport race to be held at the Buddh International Circuit.
Where is the Moto GP race held in India?
This year Moto GP Bharat will be held at Buddh International Circuit in Noida. It is the state of Uttar Pradesh.
The Buddh International Circuit is a track five kilometers long and 12 meters wide. This track has 16 turns, 8 left turns and 8 right turns. The longest straight on this track is 1006 meters.
When is the Moto GP race in India?
Moto GP Bharat will be held from September 22-24. Fans can watch junior Moto2 and Moto3 riders as well as the crown jewel itself, Moto GP.
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How long is the Moto GP race?
The Moto GP race is 24 laps of this circuit with a total distance of 119 kilometers. Similarly, the Moto3 race is 17 laps and the Moto2 race is 19 laps and the total distance is 84.3 kilometers and 94.2 kilometers respectively.
What is the Moto GP schedule in India?
The Moto GP Bharat schedule is as follows:
Friday September 22: Tests 1 and 2 (Moto3, Moto2 and Moto GP) – 09:30 IST to 16:30 IST
Saturday September 23: Free Practice (Moto3, Moto2 and Moto GP) – 9:10 a.m. IST to 11:10 a.m. IST
Qualifying 1 & 2 (Moto3, Moto2 and Moto GP) – 11:20 a.m. IST to 2:55 p.m. IST
Moto GP Sprint Race – 15:30 IST
Sunday September 24:
Moto3 Race – 11:30 am IST
Moto2 Race – 12:45 PM IST
Moto GP Race – 2:30 PM IST
How much does a MotoGP ticket cost in India?
Tickets for Moto GP Bharat are online now – the cheapest tickets priced at ₹800 have already been sold out. Tickets now range from ₹2,500 per ticket to ₹40,000 per ticket.
The ticket gives fans access to all three days. Tickets can be purchased either on the official Moto GP website or on BookMyShow.
What channel is MotoGP in India on?
Fans who cannot watch Moto GP Bharat in person can watch full coverage of the Moto GP weekend on the Sports18 TV channel or stream on JioCinema.