Honda Racing Corporation has officially announced that the Italian custom exhaust manufacturer SC-Project will become its technical sponsor for the Repsol Honda Team in MotoGP. This means, the partnership with Termignoni, which was the technical sponsor for exhaust system has come to an end.
From now on, SC-Project Logo will feature on Honda's race prototype RC213V motorcycles of the reigning world champion Marc Marquez and veteran team-mate Dani Pedrosa for the coming two years.
Tetsuhiro Kuwata, HRC Director commented, "We are happy to welcome SC-Project as the official sponsor of exhaust systems for our Repsol Honda Team. SC-Project has strong experience at the top level of worldwide motorcycle racing championships, and we are sure this alliance will prove very successful in terms of mutual cooperation and racing achievements."
Southwest Milan-based components maker, SC-Project has been on the motorsports scene for quite a long time and is very successful in making championship materials. The manufacturer has enjoyed success in the MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3 and SBK World Championships.
SC-Project was the technical partner for Ajo Moto2 team, which won the Moto2 title in 2015 and 2016 with the French rider Johann Zarco.
The owners of the SC-Project, Marco De Rossi and Stefano Lavazza said, "For us, it's an honour and a joy to be technical sponsor of the exhaust system of the most important team in MotoGP, the Repsol Honda Team.
"Currently SC-Project is one of the leaders in exhaust systems for motorbikes, with a very high technology developed directly in a worldwide competition like MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3 and SBK and we are sure that the collaboration with HRC will improve more and more our brand and our exhaust technology.
"After the 2015 and 2016 World Champion title being the exhaust supplier of Zarco in Moto2, we are proud to be a partner of Repsol Honda Team to battle for the World Championship with Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa."
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