Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI) conducted Round-1 of One Make Race at Buddh International Circuit (BIC) Noida, from 21st- 23rd March, 2014.
Popularly known as the ‘Honda One Make Race, the three day long racing event witnessed some exciting action which saw professional bikers across the country battling for glory in different categories. In the CBR 250R category, CBR 250R performance bikes were leased to teams registered at FMSCI. These vehicles were modified with imported HRC performance kits for an exhilarating output. Honda further supported participating teams with Original Spare parts worth Rs. 10,000 and set of tyres replacement each round. This year, Honda introduced it’s CBR 150R Novice category at BIC to promote racing amongst new riders.
10 expert riders from 3 teams competed in the Team Championship for CBR 250R race. A total of 18 riders participated in the CBR 150R Novice Category including 2 wild card entries. Participants were judged in their respective categories, of which Top 3 racers were awarded attractive cash prizes (1st – Rs. 7500, 2nd – Rs. 5000, 3rd – Rs. 2500).
“Honda One Make Race has entered it’s 7th year. We will continue to provide young talented riders with the opportunity to test their skills in a safe and secured environment. With the CBR 250R under Team Championship, Honda will promote its global legacy of providing advanced motor-sports experience for expert riders. We will also be focusing on road safety promotion activities.” – said Mr. Keita Muramatsu, President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.