2001 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix

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Malaysia  2001 Malaysian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 15 of 16 races in the
2001 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Date 21 October 2001
Official name Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix
Location Sepang International Circuit
Course Permanent racing facility
5.548 km (3.447 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider Italy Loris Capirossi
Time 2:05.637
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Valentino Rossi
Time 2:06.618
First Italy Valentino Rossi
Second Italy Loris Capirossi
Third Australia Garry McCoy
250 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Daijiro Kato
Time 2:08.151
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Daijiro Kato
Time 2:08.920
First Japan Daijiro Kato
Second Japan Tetsuya Harada
Third Spain Fonsi Nieto
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Spain Toni Elías
Time 2:15.358
Fastest lap
Rider Japan Youichi Ui
Time 2:14.961
First Japan Youichi Ui
Second San Marino Manuel Poggiali
Third Italy Lucio Cecchinello

The 2001 Malaysian motorcycle Grand Prix was the fifteenth round of the 2001 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of 19–21 October 2001 at the Sepang International Circuit.


Previous race:
2001 Australian Grand Prix
FIM Grand Prix World Championship
2001 season
Next race:
2001 Rio de Janeiro Grand Prix
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2000 Malaysian Grand Prix
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2002 Malaysian Grand Prix