The FIM Asia Road Racing Championships Round 5 starts in Suzuka Circuit, the
land of the rising sun, Japan and the home ground for #634 Teppei.
MUSASHi Boon Siew Honda Racing Team’s rider #634 Teppei will get technical support from
In Free Practice 1, #21 Zaqhwan goes out with the new engine and has to run-in for a few laps.
Unfortunately for #634 Teppei while he was doing his best lap the engine malfunction when he passes
the last corner and have to change with a new engine for Free Practice 2.
After three practices, both riders have get a good set-up on their bikes for Qualifying. #21 Zaqhwan will
be starting from 7 th position with the time of 2’12;956s and #634 Teppei will be starting from 13 th position
with the time of 2’13;919s.
In Race 1, #21 Zaqhwan maintain in the front group until the last 5 laps only he overtake his rivals one by
one. During the last lap in turn 14, #59 Ratthapong tries to out-brake #21 Zaqhwan and crash. It was a
near miss during that crash but that didn’t stop #21 Zaqhwan. He finishes the race in 3 rd position and
#634 Teppei in 11 th position.
After some changes of suspension for the 2 race machines in Warm-Up session, riders comment was
good. #634 Teppei crash on his 7 laps and #21 Zaqhwan keep his race pace in the front group. #21
Zaqhwan finishes in 6 th position.
MUSASHI Boon Siew Honda Racing would like to thank Shigetaro Okano san , Shigeki Honda san, Kotaro
Honda san for the great support to the team & Kawakami Shigeto san for his wonderful photos.
Zaqhwan Zaidi placed 3 rd rider overall championship with 80 points and Teppei Nagoe in 13 th with 25
Team Awards ? MUSASHi Boon Siew Honda Racing Team in 2 nd position with 88 points.
We will focus more in the next race in Indonesia ! Ganbatte !
See you all in Sentul International Circuit on the 12 th to 13 th June 2017.
We will try our best ! Never Give Up ! Never Surrender !