The premier class of 1000cc superbikes in action for the official test in Sepang F1 Circuit, Malaysia from 31 Jan to 2 Feb 2012.
Shukri, a photography friend and the sifu of fast-moving objects (F1 cars, superbikes, fighter-jets, etc), was there to capture the season opening test at Sepang F1 Circuit.
The celebrities in superbikes were all there: Casey Stoner, Jorge Lorenzo, Valentino Rossi, Dani Pedrosa, etc.
The manufacturers of superbikes participating in this test event were Honda, Yamaha, Ducati (Suziki and Kawasaki did not participate).
Do click here to view photos courtesy of Shukri.
Casey Stoner completed the season opening Sepang test in record-breaking fashion. The defending MotoGP champion piloted his RC213V to the fastest ever lap on the Malaysian circuit, his 1’59.607 time the first under the two minute mark (extract from internet).
The mighty kap chai
Do click here to view other photos taken by Shukri (this posting is repeated; scroll down the pages).
Posted by KC Leong