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Track facts: MotoGP round 3 Termas de Río Hondo, Argentina | Events

The Termas de Río Hondo Circuit is located 6km from the city which gives the venue its name, in the Province of Santiago del Estero.

It was built in a 150 hectare area and officially inaugurated on May 11, 2008, during the visit of Argentina´s Touring Car Racing championship.

In 2012, the reconditioning, enlargement and modernization of the circuit began, with the purpose of turning it into Latin America’s most modern, safe and vibrant circuit.

Circuit info

Length: 4.806 m / 2.986 miles

Width: 16m

Left corners: 5

Right corners:
9

Longest straight: 1.076 m / 0.669 miles

Constructed: 2008

Modified:
2013

Race Length: MotoGP

Laps 2/3 of laps Total Distance
25 MotoGP 120.2 km – 74.7 miles
23 Moto2 15 110.5 km – 68.7 miles
21 Moto3 14 100.9 km – 62.7 miles
Termas de Río Hondo:

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Records Season Rider Motorcycle Time Speed
MotoGP
Fastest Lap 2014 Marc MARQUEZ (SPA) Honda 1’37.683 177.1 km/h
Circuit Record 2014 Dani PEDROSA (SPA) Honda 1’39.233 174.3 km/h
Best Pole 2014 Marc MARQUEZ (SPA) Honda 1’37.683 177.1 km/h
Top Speed 2014 Stefan BRADL (GER) Honda 334.1 km/h
Moto2
Fastest Lap 2014 Esteve RABAT (SPA) Kalex 1’43.914 166.4 km/h
Circuit Record 2014 Luis SALOM (SPA) Kalex 1’44.011 166.3 km/h
Best Pole 2014 Esteve RABAT (SPA) Kalex 1’43.961 166.4 km/h
Top Speed 2014 Julian SIMON (SPA) Kalex 275.6 km/h
Moto3
Fastest Lap 2014 Alex MARQUEZ (SPA) Honda 1’49.109 158.5 km/h
Circuit Record 2014 Alex MARQUEZ (SPA) Honda 1’49.109 158.5 km/h
Best Pole 2014 Jack MILLER (AUS) KTM 1’49.200 158.4 km/h
Top Speed 2014 Livio LOI (BEL) Kalex KTM 230.6 km/h