Honda Found Out the Best Riders of Fethiye
Honda geared up again to promote racing culture and hosted the second Honda Gymkhana competition on June 2, in Fethiye in order to select the safest rider in Turkey. Financed by Koç Financal Services, both competitors and the audience had a memorable day. Bikes used Pirelli tyres and the participants were insured by Sompo Japan during the competition. Honda Gymkhana helped 7 500 riders to ride safely. Honda Turkey’s General Manager Hideto Yamasaki said “ We started Gymkana activity last year to promote safe driving because we believe that safety drivig should be spread in the field of motorcycle in Turkey and we see it as a social responsibility.” Yamasaki also provided information on Honda Rider Education Center saying that they had started the program in 2005 at Turkey’s most comprehensive facility in this area with experienced instructors in their field.
Participants in Gymkhana Fethiye were ranked as follows:
150 cc: 1. Tolunay Somyürek, 2. Tayfun Özal, 3. Serkan Özcan, 1000 cc: 1. Kunter Kuşçu, 2. Sezgin Ünal, 3.Yıldırım Hakkı Günal
Runner ups will compete in the finals to be held in Istanbul.