Three Grands Prix of MotoGP world championship were canceled and another, which will take place in November in Europe, added. The three races canceled are those scheduled in Argentina, Thailand and Malaysia. The one organized in Europe, the location of which has not yet been indicated, will take place from November 20 to 22, at the end of the season.

The championship will therefore include a total of 15 events, specified the FIM, instead of the 20 initially planned.