Stage set for action-filled Sunday
The city of Coimbatore, which
got its first taste of action on Saturday, is now bracing for an action-filled
Sunday as action now shifts to CBR 150R Novice category and CBR 250R Open
Both the CBR 250R and the CBR
150R categories, continue to emerge as a nursery for young talent to showcase
their potential. For this year, Honda
has unveiled new race-prepped racing versions of CBR 250R and CBR 150R,
developed with technical know-how with support of Honda R&D India. The new
racing version of CBR 250R gets an upgraded Honda racing kit, including wiring
harness with remapping option, advanced racing body cowl kit & equipped
with endurance exhaust. The new CBR 150R gets a reprogrammed ECU.
Honda has received over 53
entries from as far as Mizoram, Ahmedabad, Ranchi, Aizwal, Jalgaon, Pune,
Hyderabad, Bangalore, Trichy and Aoroville.
Like every year, the CBR 250R category is a Team Championship and 16 CBR
250R performance bikes are leased out to 4 teams registered at FMSCI. Besides
defending champions - Ten 10 Racing, Prolap Racing, United Tech Torque and AMB
Tuning will compete for the top-honours.
The CBR 150R category will be
an open category where riders, who have undergone extensive racing training
from Honda Ten10 Racing Academy or any other training school recognized by MMSC
(Madras Motor Sports Club) will vie for the top-spot. Furthermore, 10 Honda
Racing motorcycles will also be seen in the National Championship as 6
motorcycles are leased to Ten10 Racing team and 4 motorcycles to Pro Laps Team.