2014 World Champion Marc Marquez has won his 12th race of the 2014 season and secured Honda‰Ûªs fourth consecutive Constructors Title with Victory at the Sepang on the 26th of October.
Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa who started from 2nd on the grid, leap frogged teammate Marquez from the start and led the race entering turn one as Marquez had a brief encounter with Movistar Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo and briefly dropping down to 8th.
As the riders crossed the line at the end of the first lap, Lorenzo had taken the lead from Pedrosa with Marquez already up to 6th position. On lap two, Marquez continued to storm through the field ‰ÛÒ setting a new record race lap (2‰Ûª01.150) ‰ÛÒ and passing LCR Honda's Stephan Bradl and Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso to move up to 4th.
In the final corner of lap two Pedrosa made a small mistake and lost the front, crashing out at a fairly low speed. He was able to remount the bike and rejoined the race in 20th.
Marquez now in third began to chase down race leaders Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi.
On lap ten, Marquez passed Lorenzo, who had lost the lead to his teammate ‰ÛÒ and then on the final corner Rossi ran slightly wide and Marquez was able to make a pass on the Italian. Meanwhile Dani had moved up to 11th place but on lap thirteen he lost the front in turn nine and this time was unable to restart.