Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

MOTORING

Honda Philippines keeps their racing form at 2023 Inside Racing Grand Prix

HPI’s participation in this event is part of the plan with the “Road to Champion” campaign for on-road sports to emphasize and expand its exposure in Domestic Racing. 

Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI), recently participated in the 16th Inside Racing Grand Prix (IRGP). This year’s event was dubbed as “IRGPXVI: LEGENDS ARE FOREVER!” and was held last December 15 to 17,2023 at the Tarlac Circuit Hill.  

HPI’s participation in this event is part of the plan with the “Road to Champion” campaign for on-road sports to emphasize and expand its exposure in Domestic Racing. 

This year, HPI sponsored two of the country’s most promising motorcycle young racers, Jakob Sablaya, and Alfonsi Daquigan. Jakob Sablaya, 18, represented Honda Project M Koby Racing Team gaining podium finishes, 3rd Place in MotoIR Grand Prix using the CBR150R, and 2nd Place in Super Sports 300 Grand Prix using the CBR300R race bikes. Meanwhile another racer, the 14-year-old Alfonsi Daquigan got the Pole Position Award for the MotoIR Grand Prix race category under the Sharp Honda SCK Philippines Racing Team using the CBR150R. Both riders had shown their potential as a future international riders. 

Despite fierce competition, Sablaya showed his competitors that still he could have what it takes to stand out by showing his skills in the Underbone Limited finishes in 4th Place and in Underbone Open race category finishing 7th Place while exerting his efforts using the Supra GTR150. 

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

HPI President Ms. Sayaka Arai emphasizes that ‘’ We are very happy with the results and efforts of Mr. Sablaya and Mr. Daquigan they are truly indicative of a job well done. Honda is honored to support young riders who are achieving their dream of becoming a champion.’’ 

For more information, visit www.hondaph.com.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Like Us On Facebook

You May Also Like

MOTORING

This was the first time that the All-New Mustang and New Territory Sport were displayed at a public test drive event, allowing event goers...

MOTORING

Designed to let users “Power Up, Travel More” the new 2-wheeler ebike model from the brand is engineered with specifications and features that’ll allow...

MOTORING

Honda Philippines, Inc. starts the racing season with the 2024 Honda Pilipinas Dream Cup attended by 8 aspiring young riders in Tarlac Circuit Hill.

MOTORING

HATASU is launching not one but two new models for the coming months.

MOTORING

The third retail site in the area, Caltex helps enhance convenience for residents, businesses, and visitors, reducing the need to travel long distances for...

MOTORING

Retail sales rose 28 percent from a year ago to 7,531 vehicles sold for the first three months of 2024. The Ford Ranger remained...

HEADLINES

Connecting two of the world’s most iconic companies, the partnership features a shared commitment to advance sustainable innovation and accelerate purposeful technology across the Scuderia...

MOTORING

HATASU rolls out its educational public service initiative, HATASU Careavan, to further strengthen their goal of providing a 360-degree presales-to-aftersales customer journey.

Advertisement