Several changes to the provisional calendar for the FIM MotoGP World Championship were announced.
Events at Motegi, Japan, Phillip Island, Australia and Sepang, Malaysia have shuffled dates. Thus, the Japanese round will be held Oct. 12 with the series heading onto Australia for the Oct. 19 MotoGP event at Phillip Island before stopping in Malaysia Oct. 26.
The series will conclude as originally scheduled Nov. 9 in Valencia, Spain.
2014 FIM MotoGP World Championship Schedule
March 23 Doha/Losail Qatar
April 13 Circuit of The Americas Austin, Texas
April 27 Termas de Rio Hondo Argentina
May 4 Jerez de la Frontera Spain
May 18 Le Mans France
June 1 Mugello Italy
June 15 Barcelona-Catalunya Catalunya
June 28 TT Assen Netherlands
July 13 Sachsenring Germany
Aug. 10 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Indianapolis, Ind.
Aug. 17 Brno Czech Republic
Aug. 31 Silverstone Great Britain
Sept. 14 Marco Simoncelli Misano San Marino
Sept. 21 MotorLand Aragon Aragon
Sept. 28 Brasilia Brazil
Oct. 12 Motegi Japan
Oct. 19 Phillip Island Australia
Oct. 26 Sepang Malaysia
Nov. 9 Ricardo Tormo-Valencia Valencia, Spain