The season kicks off with a series of tests in Spain.
The Pro-test at Cartagena run by the legendary Barry Symons is regarded by many as the most important pre-season test. This takes place 1st – 6th March.
Following this is the test at Calafat running for 3 days ending on the 8th of March.
The official BMW test is next up, run at Valencia from the 12th – 14th March.
The first UK test is the official BSB test at Donnington Park on the 20th March.