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Kenta Fujii(NSF250R) achieved GP-3Japanese championship title

<Takehiro Yamamoto won the last race of Japanese championship with RS125R>

Kenta Fujii(F.C.C.TSR Honda) with NSF250R finished 2nd in Japanese championship final round held in Suzuka on 30th October 2011, and obtained championship title with new 4stroke machine NSF250R.

*Champion of each classFrom Left:Nagashima(GP Mono),Yamaguchi(ST600),Akiyoshi(JSB),Nakagami(GP2),Fujii(GP3)(Race) *Champion of each class
From Left:Nagashima(GP Mono),Yamaguchi(ST600),Akiyoshi(JSB),Nakagami(GP2),Fujii(GP3)

(Race)


After the last round held in Okayama,4 riders have potential of the championship title. #7Tokudome(RS125R) was point leader followed by Fujii(NSF250R)-2point、Yamada(RS125R) -6point and Nakajo(NSF250R)-8point.Nakajyo took 2 wins in this season with NSF250R and he and new 4stroke machine shows good performance in free practice also qualify session and put him in to the pole position with best lap time 2”19”286. In the race was held in the rain condition and #12Fujii and #10Nakajo showed good start.

#12 Fujii and #10 Nakajo after the start #12 Fujii and #10 Nakajo after the start

From the beginning,Fujii pulled away other rivals with his super riding in the heavy rain and made big distance. Nakajo(NSF),Tokudome(RS),Yamamoto(RS),Kikuchi(RS),Atsumi(NSF) and Watanabe(NSF) were hardly battled for 2nd position. In the middle of race, rain became heavier and Yamamoto escaped from the 2nd group and began to chase the leading rider Fujii. At the end of the race Yamamoto over took Fujii and cross the finish line and won the race with 2stroke machine as last race in Japanese championship. Fujii finished 2nd and achieved the championship title with his 4stroke machine NSF250R.

2nd Fujii、1st:Yamada,  3rd:Kikuchi 2nd Fujii、1st:Yamada, 3rd:Kikuchi

Nakajo(NSF) could control his own pace with big margin from other competitors and won the race. Nakajyo achieved his two consecutive victory after R6 Auto Polis also three consecutive victory for NSF250R. Tokudome(RS) finished in 2nd, and Fujii(NSF)was 3rd,Yamada(RS) was 4th, Watanabe(NSF) finished in 5th. In this race, 6 riders of NSF250R were finished within Top 10,now NSF250R became more competitive after they found proper setting with some experience of race and test. Next race will be held in Suzuka on 30th October 2011 as final round of the championship.

Race result

Posi
tion
No.RiderMachineTeamLap RaceTime Best
1 8 T.Yamamoto RS125R Team NOBBY 10 25'54.921 2'34.172
2 12 K.Fujii NSF250R F.C.C.TSR Honda 10 25'57.693 2'32.792
3 2 H.Kikuchi RS125R WHEELIE・KoharaR 10 25'59.612 2'34.187
4 10 H.Nakajo NSF250R Projectμ7C HARC 10 26'05.512 2'35.566
5 7 M.Tokudome RS125R Team Alliance & HARC-Pro. 10 26'05.764 2'34.787
6 5 H.Watanabe NSF250R Projectμ7C cruse 10 26'06.732 2'34.799
7 73 A.Komuro NSF250R Team KOMURO with HARC 10 26'22.764 2'34.611
8 45 Y.Okada RS125R Projectμ7C HARC 10 26'29.244 2'36.882
9 58 K.Matsui NSF250R PLUS ONE&TSR 10 26'37.587 2'37.983
10 3 S.Mori NSF250R Team NOBBY 10 26'38.162 2'37.501

J-GP3 2011Rider Point Standing Final

Posi
tion
No. Rider Model Pts. TRM SUGO AP OIC SC
1 12 K.Fujii NSF250R 103 15 25 18 20 25
2 7 M.Tokudome RS125R 99 25 18 15 22 19
3 10 H.Nakajo NSF250R 91 20   25 25 21
4 8 T.Yamamoto RS125R 72 16   22 6 28
5 20 S.Yamada RS125R 72 18 20 16 18  
6 2 H.Kikuchi RS125R 67   16 13 15 23
7 73 A.Komuro NSF250R 64 8 15 10 14 17
8 5 H.Watanabe NSF250R 56   22   16 18
9 3 S.Mori NSF250R 49   10 12 13 14
10 1 H.Okubo RS125R 42 22   20    

Photo : RIDING SPORTS

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