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2018 Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup calendar released

6 Nov 2017

New dates for your diary as another exciting year gets in gear

As the dust settles following an incredible 2017 season finale at Sepang, it’s time to begin looking forward to the next instalment of the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup with the release of the provisional 2018 calendar.

Testing begins in February at Sepang International Circuit before the riders head for Qatar for the season opener alongside MotoGP™. Following a race weekend alongside WorldSBK at Buriram one event to be announced, the calendar then ends the year alongside MotoGP™ once more – at Buriram, Motegi and Sepang, with the curtain coming down in Malaysia for what has become the traditional final round of the year.



MARCH 16th –18th
RACES 1 & 2 MotoGP Grand Prix of Qatar -LOSAIL- QATAR

MARCH 23rd – 25th
RACES 3 & 4 WorldSBK of Thailand -BURIRAM- THAILAND

RACES 5 & 6**  -TBA-

OCTOBER 5th – 7th
RACES 7 & 8 MotoGP Grand Prix of Thailand -BURIRAM- THAILAND

OCTOBER 19th – 21s
RACES 9 & 10 MotoGP Grand Prix of Japan -MOTEG-I JAPAN

NOVEMBER 2nd – 4th
RACES 11 & 12 MotoGP Grand Prix of Malaysia -SEPANG- MALAYSIA

*Please note that dates are subject to changes.
**Dates and circuits to be announced.