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2015 Honda Racing Thanks Day: Marquez & Pedrosa joins one-make racing for CBR250R

Honda will hold the 2015 Honda Racing Thanks Day, a thanksgiving event for motorsport fans, at the Twin Ring Motegi on December 6, 2015.

Aside from the aim to share the experience of the beauty of motorsports, Honda also aims to deepen their interaction with the fans during the Honda Racing Thanks Day event. It is now on its 8th year. On that day, local and foreign drivers from motorcycle and car categories will meet in the same place, and there will be various programs, such successive demo of the machines and the experience of riding them together with the drivers.

Furthermore, Honda also conducted a one-make racing featuring the use of production motorcycles and cars that were developed within this year. MotoGP riders Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa will also make an appearance during the CBR250R Dream Cup Dunlop Cup Beginner Championship motorcycle race.

Other motorcycle riders who are scheduled to participate in the motorcycle racing are Toni Bou, Takahisa Fujinami and Shinichi Ito. For the car racing, Fernando Alonso, Takuma Sato, Satoru Nakajima, and Aguri Suzuki will also be participating in the event.

Admission fee for advanced ticket booking for adults is 2,000 yen; for children below junior high school level with adult companion, admission is free.

(Translated by Claire Marie Sausora)