Our number 12 top moment of 2013 is Marc Marquez's 2013 MotoGP championship, he became only the second rookie champion, and the youngest ever.
Power Electronics Aspar rider broke a finger after a heavy fall.
Strange race for the Repsol Honda rider but despite the scary moments, Pedrosa scored second in his 200th MotoGP Grand Prix while Marquez landed third.
The news of the 24-year-old’s passing immediately sent shockwaves around the world.
Gordon Hatch, MotoGP correspondent
Gordon Hatch, MotoGP Correspondent