2013 – Dani Pedrosa’s ninth place finish at Donington took his career points total to 2013 making him the Spanish rider who has taken most points in his GP career, just a single point more than Alex Criville.
159 – Valentino Rossi and Giacomo Agostini are the two riders with most podium finishes across all classes of Grand Prix racing each having stood on the podium on 159 occasions.
This will be the 18th successive year that the Circuit de Catalunya has been used since it was first included in the World Championships in 1992.
Below are some significant facts and figures from the previous seventeen events:
>> Only four venues have a longer current sequence of hosting Grand Prix events: Jerez, Mugello, Donington