Motorcycle Racing News Catalunya MotoGP: HRC to Promote Safety

Catalunya MotoGP: HRC to Promote Safety


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In both the MotoGP and the Trial World Championships, Honda Racing Corporation is topping the time sheets.

At the last MotoGP event in Le Mans, Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner took the win with ease, joined on the podium by teammate Andrea Dovizioso. And as for the Trials World Championship, Repsol Montesa Honda’s Toni Bou took Race 2 in France Sunday, and is leading the point standings.

And now, the MotoGP riders from Repsol Honda – Dani Pedrosa, Stoner and Dovizioso – and the Repsol Montesa Honda Trial riders – Bou, Takahisa Fujinami and Lai Sanz, will get together to put on a safe riding demonstration before the Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya (June 3-5).

These six riders, who collectively hold a total of 25 titles, will perform a safe riding demonstration and conference on the eve of the Catalan GP, supporingh the Honda Safety Institute promoted by Montesa Honda SA.

Pedrosa, Dovi and Stoner’s RC212V MotoGP prototypes will also don an institute logo for the race.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling.

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