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Honda's Spirit of Challenge: Taking on the world!
Honda has made a career of taking up the challenges of racing in diverse events and venues, and in domestic and international competitions that range from world championship racing to motocross and trials. This year alone, Honda machines dominated the Suzuka 8-Hour Endurance Race for the third consecutive year and are poised to conquer the 500cc World GP championship for the 6th year in a row. This blazing drama, shared by riders and fans the world over, will always play an integral role in Honda's continuing love affair with the motorcycle.
Twin Ring Motegi:
A place to watch, ride, and play!

Twin Ring Motegi is a new racing circuit where people from all walks of life can come to enjoy a vast range of motor sports. Featuring a 2.4km oval course and an international regulation 4.8km road course, Twin Ring Motegi is capable of hosting a wide diversity of racing events, and also serves as a venue where ordinary people can come to directly experience the thrills and excitement of racing for themselves. Nearby, the Honda Collection Hall exhibits hundreds of Honda cars, motorcycles, and racers from the companyÕs 50-year history. A place to watch, ride and play in the midst of a lush, green natural setting, Twin Ring Motegi is a new-generation motor sports facility where new approaches to participatory motorsports are being born.

Suzuka Circuit: A legendary amusement space that continues the great tradition of popularizing motor sports
Suzuka Circuit has been the stage of choice for millions of motor sports fans since its opening in 1962. Featuring a 5.9km international regulation road course, it has hosted the Suzuka 8-Hour Endurance Race, Formula One Grand Prix events, and many other races over the years to become a famed birthplace of countless historical episodes and legends. The amusement park next door offers a place where people of all ages can experience the fun and excitement of racing through a variety of rides and attractions. A full range of accommodations includes autocamp sites, luxury hotels, and numerous restaurants.
Turning energy conservation into competitive fun
"Just how far can you go on a liter of gas?"
ThatÕs the theme of the annual Honda Econopower Run. Using 50cc 4-stroke Super Cub engines, teams from all over Japan apply their creativity and innovative ideas in the pursuit of ultimate fuel efficiency to design hand-crafted vehicles that compete to see who can go the farthest on the smallest amount of fuel.

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