Honda rider Marc Marquez is the favourite to win the 2013 Valencia MotoGP Grand Prix. The 20-year-old Spaniard needs a top four finish at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo to seal the championship in his debut season.
Where to Watch Live
The first practice session starts on Friday at 12:05pm GMT. Real-time internet updates are available on the MotoGP's official website. Live coverage of the race will be available on British Eurosport 2.
- Circuit Name: Circuit Ricardo Tormo
- First MotoGP Race: 1999
- Circuit Length:4.005 km
- Number of Laps: 30
- Race Distance: 120.2 km
- Most Wins: Dani Pedrosa (6)
- 2012 Winner: Dani Pedrosa (Honda)
- 2012 Pole: Dani Pedrosa (Honda)
Rider's Championship Review
Marquez is leading the Championship leader board as the Honda rider sits at the top with 318 points. The Spaniard leads second placed Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo by 13 points and is 38 points ahead of his teammate and compatriot Dani Pedrosa. Yamaha's Valentino Rossi is fourth while Britain star and Tech 3 rider Cal Crutchlow is fifth with 188 points.
Constructor's Championship Review
Marquez and Pedrosa's brilliant run has seen Honda take lead at the constructor's leader board. They take the first spot with 598 points while Yamaha are second, trailing their rivals by 68 points. LCR are third behind Honda and Yamaha with 306 points.