What time does the 2018 Malaysian MotoGP™ start in Australia?

Malaysian Grand Prix Sepang what time 2018

The 2018 MotoGP™ season continues with the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang International Circuit this weekend.

Australian TV viewers can watch every 2018 MotoGP™ World Championship practice, qualifying session and race, live and ad-break free during racing on FOX SPORTS. Sign up now.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time, FOX SPORTS broadcast times and race info, for the 2018 Grand Prix of Malaysia.

When is the Malaysian MotoGP™?

The 18th race of the 2018 MotoGP™ season takes place on Sunday 4 November at Sepang.

Practice begins on Friday 2 November with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3, FP4 and qualifying on Saturday 3 November.

What time does the Malaysian GP start?

The 2018 Malaysian MotoGP™ starts at 1:00pm local time on Sunday 4 November, which is 4:00pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Sunday 4 November.

The AEDT for each session is as follows:


  • Practice 1: Friday 1:55pm-2:40pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Friday 6:05pm-6:50pm AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 1:55pm-2:40pm AEDT
  • Practice 4: Saturday 5:30pm-6:00pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 1: Saturday 6:10pm-6:25pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 2: Saturday 6:35pm-6:50pm AEDT
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 11:40am-12:00pm AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 4:00pm AEDT


  • Practice 1: Friday 12:55pm-1:40pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Friday 5:05pm-5:50pm AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 12:55pm-1:40pm AEDT
  • Qualifying: Saturday 4:30pm-5:15pm AEDT
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 11:10am-11:30am AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 2:20pm AEDT


  • Practice 1: Friday 12:00pm-12:40pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Friday 4:10pm-4:50pm AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 12:00am-12:40am AEDT
  • Qualifying: Saturday 3:35pm-3:15pm AEDT
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 10:40am-11:40am AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 1:00pm AEDT
Where is the Malaysian GP held and how many laps is it?

The Malaysian Grand Prix takes place at Sepang International Circuit.

MotoGP™ riders will race 20 laps covering a total distance of 110.9 km.

What TV channel is the Malaysian MotoGP™ on in Australia?

Live television coverage in Australia of each MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ session is on FOX SPORTS, which is exclusively available via Foxtel. Sign up now.

Live streaming is also available on compatible devices, including eligible mobile devices, using Foxtel Go.

For free-to-air viewers, Channel ONE will show the race live at 5:30pm AEDT Sunday 4 November, followed by replays at 2:00am AEDT on Tuesday 6 November and 8:20am AEDT on Friday 9 November.

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