2014 Motegi Moto3 Results

Spoiler Alert: 2014 Moto3 Championship results from the Grand Prix of Japan at Twin Ring Motegi listed below.

At Aragon Moto3 two weeks ago, Alex Marquez (SPA—Estrella Galicia 0,0) finished second and gained enough points to take the points lead ahead of Australian Jack Miller (Red Bull KTM Ajo).

And after winning the Motul Grand Prix of Japan at Twin Ring Motegi, Marquez stretched this lead from 11 to 25 points over Miller. As for Miller, he finished fifth, 1.161 seconds behind. Marquez’s older brother, Marc, clinched the 2014 MotoGP title at Motegi.

Efren Vazquez (SPA, SaxoPrint-RTG), who is now fifth in the points (174), finished second, 0.357 of a second behind Marquez. Brad Binder (RSA, Ambrogio Racing) who stands tenth in the points with 101, rounded out the podium 0.484 sec. off the lead.

John McPhee (GBR), Vazquez’s teammate, finished fourth overall and is 13th in the series points. Miller was fifth, followed by Danny Kent Red (GBR, Red Bull Husqvarna Ajo), Romano Fenati (ITA—SKY Racing Team VR46), who was victorious at Aragon, teammates Enea Batianini (ITA, Junior Team GO&FUN Moto3) and Noccolo Antonelli, and Marquez’s teammate, Alex Rins.

Rins’ 10th-place finish allowed him to hold onto third in the point standings with 194.

The 2014 Moto3 Championship heads directly to Australia for the Tissot Australian Grand Prix at the Phillip Island Circuit on October 19, round 16 of 18.

2014 Motegi Moto3 Results:

Pos. Points Num. Rider Nation Team Bike Km/h Time/Gap
1 25 12 Alex MARQUEZ SPA Estrella Galicia 0,0 Honda 146.0 39’26.830
2 20 7 Efren VAZQUEZ SPA SaxoPrint-RTG Honda 146.0 +0.357
3 16 41 Brad BINDER RSA Ambrogio Racing Mahindra 146.0 +0.484
4 13 17 John MCPHEE GBR SaxoPrint-RTG Honda 146.0 +0.672
5 11 8 Jack MILLER AUS Red Bull KTM Ajo KTM 145.9 +1.161
6 10 52 Danny KENT GBR Red Bull Husqvarna Ajo Husqvarna 145.9 +1.796
7 9 5 Romano FENATI ITA SKY Racing Team VR46 KTM 145.6 +5.927
8 8 33 Enea BASTIANINI ITA Junior Team GO&FUN Moto3 KTM 145.6 +6.025
9 7 23 Niccolò ANTONELLI ITA Junior Team GO&FUN Moto3 KTM 145.6 +6.527
10 6 42 Alex RINS SPA Estrella Galicia 0,0 Honda 145.6 +6.686
11 5 32 Isaac VIÑALES SPA Calvo Team KTM 145.6 +6.988
12 4 98 Karel HANIKA CZE Red Bull KTM Ajo KTM 144.9 +18.713
13 3 21 Francesco BAGNAIA ITA SKY Racing Team VR46 KTM 144.9 +18.757
14 2 63 Zulfahmi KHAIRUDDIN MAL Ongetta-AirAsia Honda 144.8 +19.242
15 1 19 Alessandro TONUCCI ITA CIP Mahindra 144.8 +19.664
16 57 Eric GRANADO BRA Calvo Team KTM 144.5 +24.788
17 65 Philipp OETTL GER Interwetten Paddock Moto3 Kalex KTM 143.6 +40.080
18 38 Hafiq AZMI MAL SIC-AJO KTM 143.6 +40.154
19 95 Jules DANILO FRA Ambrogio Racing Mahindra 143.5 +40.888
20 13 Jasper IWEMA NED CIP Mahindra 143.5 +41.011
21 43 Luca GRÜNWALD GER Kiefer Racing Kalex KTM 142.3 +1’00.736
22 4 Gabriel RAMOS VEN Kiefer Racing Kalex KTM 142.3 +1’01.752
23 55 Andrea LOCATELLI ITA San Carlo Team Italia Mahindra 141.7 +1’10.995
24 3 Matteo FERRARI ITA San Carlo Team Italia Mahindra 138.5 1 Lap
Not Classified
44 Miguel OLIVEIRA POR Mahindra Racing Mahindra 145.7 9 Laps
58 Juanfran GUEVARA SPA Mapfre Aspar Team Moto3 Kalex KTM 145.2 11 Laps
84 Jakub KORNFEIL CZE Calvo Team KTM 145.0 11 Laps
99 Jorge NAVARRO SPA Marc VDS Racing Team Kalex KTM 145.0 11 Laps
10 Alexis MASBOU FRA Ongetta-Rivacold Honda 129.8 13 Laps
Not Finished 1st Lap
31 Niklas AJO FIN Avant Tecno Husqvarna Ajo Husqvarna 0 Lap
16 Andrea MIGNO ITA Mahindra Racing Mahindra 0 Lap
83 Hikari OKUBO JPN Hot Racing with I-Factory Honda 0 Lap
9 Scott DEROUE NED RW Racing GP Kalex KTM 0 Lap
81 Sena YAMADA JPN Liberto Plusone & Endurance Honda 0 Lap