AMA SX: Team Honda HRC’s Cole Seely to Miss Supercross Stop in Santa Clara Due to Injury

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. – official team release — Team Honda HRC’s Cole Seely will miss Saturday’s AMA Supercross round in Santa Clara, Calif., after being injured in a crash during practice Thursday at Milestone MX in Riverside, Calif. A piece of the C7 vertebra was chipped off in Seely’s fall. Although it is premature for a definitive prognosis to be …

AMA SX: Team Honda HRC Retains Canard and Seely for 2016 Supercross Campaign

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TORRANCE, Calif. – official team release — Honda photo — American Honda officially presented its 2016 Team Honda HRC lineup to the media and team sponsors during a press event held at the team’s race shop in Torrance, Calif. on Wednesday. Returning factory riders Trey Canard and Cole Seely were the stars for this overview as the team approaches the highly …

MOTOGP: Takahashi to Compete for Honda Racing Corporation as Wild Card Rider in Japan

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ASAKA, Japan – official team release — HRC photo — Takumi Takahashi, a Honda Racing Corporation test rider, will participate in a MotoGP race as a wildcard rider for the first time on Oct. 11, in round 15 of the MotoGP World Championship at the Grand Prix of Japan. Takahashi, who races in MFJ All Japan Road Race JSB1000 Championship …

INDYCAR: Honda Unveils 2015 IndyCar Aero Kit Design

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CULVER CITY, Calif. — official series release — IndyCar/HPD photo — The much-anticipated unveiling of the Honda aero kit took place Monday evening at a reception attended by principals from Honda Performance Development, American Honda and INDYCAR. Defending Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay, who drove for a bulk of the on-track development, joined Honda executives in showcasing the base road/street course and …

MOTOGP: Honda Renews Contract With Casey Stoner Through 2015

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ASAKA, Japan – official series release — Honda Racing Corporation photo — Honda Racing Corporation retained the services of two-time World Champion Casey Stoner through 2015 in an announcement on Wednesday. The 2007 and 2011 MotoGP World Champion will test for two days in Sepang January 29-31, prior to the first Official IRTA pre-season test. A second test will take …