November 30-December 2, 2018   |   Chang International Circuit, THAILAND

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CIRCUIT INFO

The Buriram International Circuit (known as Chang International Circuit (ช้าง อินเตอร์เนชั่นแนล เซอร์กิต) for commercial purposes, but listed by its non-commercial name because of alcohol restrictions in some countries) is amotorsport race track in Buriram, Buriram Province, Thailand. The circuit was opened in 2014. This is the first FIAGrade 1 and FIM Grade A circuit in Thailand. The track’s primary corporate sponsor is Chang Beer, named the track as part of the sponsorship. (However, because of rules in France and Qatar, the circuit uses the non-commercial name in FIM documentation.)

The Japanese Super GT has visited Buriram since 2014. Also, the TCR International Series, TCR Asia Series and GT Asia Series is scheduled to race at Burinam in October 2015, and the World Touring Car Championship in November 2015, and the Asian Le Mans Series in January 2016.

On March 22 2015, the first ever Thailand round of the World Superbike Championship was held at the circuit. Both of the Superbike races were won by UK rider Jonathan Rea and the World Supersport race was won by Thai rider Ratthapark Wilairot, much to the delight of the Thai spectators.[2]

On June 23 2015 it was announced that the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia series would be visiting the circuit for the seventh and eighth rounds of the one-make series.[3]

On March 12 2016, the second Thailand round of the World Superbike Championship was held. UK rider Jonathan Rea again won race 1, UK rider Tom Sykes won race 2. The World Supersport race was won by the French riderJules Cluzel. [4]

On March 11 2017, the third Thailand round of the World SuperBike Championship took place. UK rider Jonathan Rea scored his hattrick of race 1 wins at the circuit and also won race 2. The World Supersport race was won by Italian rider Federico Caricasulo, local Thai rider Decha Kraisart came second. [5]

In September 2017, Dorna Sports confirmed that MotoGP will be held at Buriram International Circuit (Because ofThaiBev naming rights sponsorship being prohibited in some countries, Dorna is not permitted to use naming rights alcohol sponsorship on the circuit in official statements) in the name Thailand motorcycle Grand Prix starting since season 2018.[6]

Location :Buriram, Isan, Thailand  |  Major events :FIM MotoGPSBK, WTCC, Super GT, Porsche Carrera Cup Asia  |  Lenght : 4.554 km (2.830 mi)  |  Turns : 12  |  Grade :FIA 1 &

FIM A  |  Surface : Asphalt  |  Opened : 4 October 2014  |  Lap record :1:25.441 (Daiki Sasaki, Kondō Racing, 2014, Super GT)  |  Capacity :50,000 (grandstand) + 50,000 (berm) = 100,000 total capacity[1]

Website : www.bric.co.th

RACE PROGRAMME

DAY/TIME ACTIVITIES/CLASS STATUS PROGRAMME
Thursday – 29th November 2018
1400 – 1700 Registration, Technical & Sporting Checks Team Set up & Others Formalities ARRC
1700 Riders Briefing
SS600,AP250,UB150
Friday – 30th November 2018
0730 – 0800 (30min) Technical & Sporting Checks ARRC
0800 – 0830 (30min) UB150 ARRC Practice 1
0840 – 0910  (30min) AP250 ARRC Practice 1
0920 – 1000  (40min) SS600 ARRC Practice 1
1000 Riders Briefing National
1010 – 1040 (30min) UB150 ARRC Practice 2
1050  – 1120  (30min) AP250 ARRC Practice 2
1130  – 1210  (30min) SS600 ARRC Practice 2
1210 – 1240 BREAK
1240  – 1310 (30min) YAMAHA MOTO Challenge National Practice 1
1320  – 1350 (30min) HONDA Thailand Talent Cup National Practice 1
1400  – 1430 (30min) UB150 ARRC Qualifying
1440  – 1510 (40min)  AP250 ARRC Practice 3
1520  – 1600 (40min) SS600 ARRC Practice 3
1610  – 1640 (30min) HONDA Thailand Talent Cup National Practice 2
1650  – 1720 (40min) YAMAHA MOTO Challenge National Practice 2
Saturday – 1st December 2018
0830  – 0840 (10min) UB150 ARRC Warm Up
0850 – 0920 (30min) AP250 ARRC Qualifying
0930 – 1010 (40min) SS600 ARRC Qualifying
1020 – 1050 (30min) UB150 Top 15 Riders Superpole
1100 – 1130 (30min) HONDA Thailand Talent Cup National Qualifying
1140 – 1210 (30min) YAMAHA MOTO Challenge National Qualifying
1310 UB150 ARRC Race 1 – 8 Laps
1405 AP250 ARRC Race 1 – 10 Laps
1505 SS600 ARRC Race 1 – 18 Laps
1605 YAMAHA MOTO Challenge National Race 1 – 8 Laps
1640 HONDA Thailand Talent Cup National Race 1 – 15 Laps
Sunday – 2nd December 2018
0830 – 0845 (15min) HONDA Thailand Talent Cup National Warm Up
0855 – 0910 (15min) YAMAHA MOTO Challenge National Warm Up
0920 – 0930 (10min) UB150 ARRC Warm Up
0940 – 0950 (10min) AP250 ARRC Warm Up
1000 – 1015  (15min) SS600 ARRC Warm Up
1035 YAMAHA MOTO Challenge National Race 2 – 8 Laps
1115 HONDA Thailand Talent Cup National Race 2 – 15 Laps
1145 – 1230 PITWALK
1305 UB150 ARRC Race 2 – 8 Laps
1405 AP250 ARRC Race 2 – 10 Laps
1505 SS600 ARRC Race 2 – 18 Laps

* As of 27th November 2018 **Subjected To Changes

RACE INFO

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Azroy Hakeem Anuar Musashi Boon Siew Honda MAS Honda 20
2 Md Zaqhwan Zaidi Musashi Boon Siew Honda MAS Honda 21
3 Taiga Hada Idemitsu Honda Racing India by T.Pro Ten10 JPN Honda 23
4 Decha Kraisart YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 24
5 Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman Manual Tech KYT Kawasaki Racing MAS Kawasaki 25
6 Andi Farid Izdihar Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 27
7 Patrick Li Webike IKAZUCHI Racing AUS Yamaha 29
8 Gerry Salim*** Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 31
9 Md Ramdan Rosli Hong Leong YAMAHA Malaysia MAS Yamaha 32
10 Ahmad Yudhistira Manual Tech KYT Kawasaki Racing INA Kawasaki 33
11 Sittisak Aonchaweang** Thai Honda Racing Club THA Honda 45
12 Ratthapong Wilairot YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 56
13 Muhammad Zulfahmi Khairudin ZK Racing  Kawasaki MAS Kawasaki 63
14 Keminth Kubo YAMAHA Racing Team ASEAN THA Yamaha 64
15 Warit Thognoppakun** A.P Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 73
16 Yuki Ito YAMAHA Racing Team ASEAN JPN Yamaha 76
17 Amirul Hafiq Azmi ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 80
18 Sheridan Morais Webike IKAZUCHI Racing RSA Yamaha 86
19 Keisuke Kurihara A.P. Honda Racing Thailand JPN Honda 88
20 Md. Khairul Ikhwan Ajis ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 93
21 Randy Krummenacher*** Webike IKAZUCHI Racing SUI Yamaha 121
22 Passawit Thitivararak A.P Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 123
23 Kasma Daniel Kasmayudin Hong Leong YAMAHA Malaysia MAS Yamaha 127
24 Tomoyoshi Koyama Musashi Boon Siew Honda JPN Honda 634

**Wild Card ***Replacement Rider

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Mario Suryo Aji Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 16
2 Md Hafiz Nor Azman CKJ Yamaha Racing MAS Yamaha 30
3 Kritchaporn Kaewsonthi A.P. Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 35
4 Muhammad Izam Ikmal*** SIC Junior ZK Racing MAS Kawasaki 36
5 Kim Woo Jung** Manual Tech KYT Kawasaki Racing KOR Kawasaki 41
6 Muklada Sarapuech A.P. Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 44
7 Peerapong Boonlert YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 45
8 Ahmad Afif Amran CKJ Yamaha Racing MAS Yamaha 50
9 Galang Hendra Pratama*** YAMAHA Racing Indonesia INA Yamaha 55
10 Md Muzakkir Mohamed ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 56
11 Cao Viet Nam Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team VIE Honda 65
12 Md Faiz Zekri Sabri*** ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 72
13 Muhammad Idil Fitri Mahadi SIC Junior ZK Racing MAS Kawasaki 78
14 Sethu Rajiv Idemitsu Honda Racing India by T.Pro Ten10 IND Honda 80
15 Anish Damodara Shetty Idemitsu Honda Racing India by T.Pro Ten10 IND Honda 81
16 Piyawat Patoomyos** A.P. Honda Racing Thailand THA Honda 88
17 Kanatat Jaiman YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 90
18 Anggi Setiawan Yamaha Yamalube KYT TJM WR Super Battery INA Yamaha 96
19 Andy Muhammad Fadly Manual Tech KYT Kawasaki Racing INA Kawasaki 108
20 Rheza Danica Ahrens Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 123
21 Richard Taroreh YAMAHA Racing Indonesia INA Yamaha 179
22 Awhin Sanjaya Astra Honda Racing Team INA Honda 198
23 Reynaldo Chrisantho Ratukore ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team INA Yamaha 222
24 Rafid Topan Sucipto Yamaha Yamalube KYT TJM WR Super Battery INA Yamaha 250
25 Suzuki Takashi Team One For All JPN Yamaha 410
26 Anupab Sarmoon YAMAHA Thailand Racing TEAM THA Yamaha 500
27 Chiou Ke-Lung United Oil M-Mate Racing TPE Honda 888

**Wild Card ***Replacement Rider

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO
1 Md Akid Aziz UMA Racing Yamaha Maju Motor Asia Team MAS Yamaha 13
2 Le Khanh Loc Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team VIE Honda 17
3 Md Adib Rosley RCB Yamaha Y Y Pang Racing MAS Yamaha 18
4 Gupita Kresna Yamaha Yamalube SND Factory INA Yamaha 23
5 Peerapong Luiboonpeng Team One For All THA Yamaha 24
6 Md Haziq Md Fairues UMA Racing Yamaha Maju Motor Asia Team MAS Yamaha 26
7 To Ha Dong Nghi** UMA Racing Yamaha Maju Motor Asia Team VIE Yamaha 27
8 Travis Hall SCK Rapido Hi Rev Honda Racing Team AUS Honda 31
9 Md Helmi Azman SCK Rapido Hi Rev Honda Racing Team MAS Honda 32
10 Md Affendi Rosli Team One For All MAS Yamaha 36
11 Wawan Wello** Yamaha Yamalube SND Factory INA Yamaha 38
12 Md. Aiman Azman Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team MAS Honda 39
13 Ahmad Fazli Sham ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 46
14 Md. Syafieq Aiman ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 47
15 Wahyu Aji Trilaksana YAMAHA Racing Indonesia INA Yamaha 60
16 Md Amirul Ariff Musa Yuzy Honda Vietnam Racing Team MAS Honda 63
17 Fakhrusy Syakirin Rostam SCK Rapido Hi Rev Honda Racing Team MAS Honda 65
18 Md Haeikal Akmal Zakaria ONEXOX TKKR Racing Team MAS Yamaha 71
19 Reza Fahlevi** Usaha Jaya Racetech Cargloss INA Yamaha 75
20 Miu Nakahara United Oil M-Mate Racing JPN Yamaha 81
21 Suttipat Patchaeetron** Racing Boy  TT Racing Thailand THA Yamaha 86
22 Chanacai Boonngam** Yamaha Praditpong Tunu Boss Bird Phetkasem THA Yamaha 92
23 Md Izzat Zaidi RCB Yamaha Y Y Pang Racing MAS Yamaha 98
24 McKinley Kyle Paz*** UMA Racing Yamaha Maju Motor Asia Team PHI Yamaha 123
25 Sawapol Ninpong** Yamalube TT. Racing Boy Thailand THA Yamaha 156
26 Akkarak Tesang** Racing Boy  TT Racing Thailand THA Yamaha 159
27 Syahrul Amin Yamaha Yamalube SND Factory INA Yamaha 199

**Wild Card ***Replacement Rider

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