Round three, of Honda single make racing series will be held at Madras Motor Race Track this weekend. Total 57 riders will be on the grid, across different categories including 13 CBR 150R leased to teams for National Championships.
India's best riders will battle it out in three different categories. The Super Sport 165 (modified) category will be led by Asia Road Racing Championship participant Sarath Kumar. The Pro Stock Open 165 (Open) will have four CBR 150R's on the grid. With Asia Dream Cup Winners Hari Krishnan and Sethu Rajiv leading the pack.
The Stock 165 (Novice) class will see seven riders competing in Honda CBR 150R's. Honda's flagship CBR 250R Team Championship will see fierce battle among 13 riders from four teams. The grid will have a strong lineup including Asia Dream Cup double podium winner Hari Krishnan.
In the successful Honda all-ladies racing series, seven talented female riders will be on the grid. Ahead of the event Prabhu Nagaraj, Vice-President, Customer Service HMSI said, "Honda has always been at the forefront of promoting motor racing and is an integral part of Honda's DNA."
He also added, "It has been our constant endeavour to promote the sport in India by providing a platform for aspiring riders to realize their potential. Honda is also committed to encourage the participation of women riders and first full season of the Honda all-ladies race has been immensely successful."