Category: 2018 Round2

  • LUCKY ITO TAKES FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON

    LUCKY ITO TAKES FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON

    Tensions ran high as the premiere class riders lined up on the grid for Race 2 of the SuperSports 600cc class. Following the cancellation of Race 1, everyone had been determined to finish the race in grand fashion at the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship’s Australian debut at The Bend Motorsport Park.   The 600cc…

  • CLEAN SWEEP BY ASTRA HONDA RACING TEAM

    CLEAN SWEEP BY ASTRA HONDA RACING TEAM

    The Astra Honda Racing Team had plenty to cheer about when Rheza Danica Ahrens, Mario Suryo Aji and Awhin Sanjaya made a clean sweep of the podium in the Asia Production 250cc Race 2.   It was a remarkable achievement especially considering both Mario and Awhin were pushed out of the leading group at the…

  • UMA RACING FULL HOUSE

    UMA RACING FULL HOUSE

    Uma Racing Yamaha Maju Motor Asia Team celebrated a full house when Mohd Haziq Mohd Fairues, wildcard Mckinley Kyle Paz, and defending champion Mohd Akid Aziz made a clean sweep of the Underbone 150cc Race 2 podium.   The 7-lap race at The Bend Motorsport Park got off with poleman Mohd Helmi Azman pulling off…

  • SUPERSPORTS 600cc RACE 1 DEEMED CANCELLED

    SUPERSPORTS 600cc RACE 1 DEEMED CANCELLED

    The SuperSports 600cc Race 1 at The Bend Motorsport Park, Round 2 of the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship, has been deemed cancelled after two separate incidents brought out the red flags twice in the duration of the race.   The original 15-lap race was first red flagged on Lap 3 when race leader Yuki…

  • ALL-INDONESIAN PODIUM IN THE 250cc CLASS

    ALL-INDONESIAN PODIUM IN THE 250cc CLASS

    The Indonesian riders in the Asia Production 250cc class enjoyed tremendous success on their first outing at The Bend Motorsport Park, host to Round 2 of the 2018 FIM Asia Road Racing Championship. Rheza Danica Ahrens and Mario Suryo Aji from the Astra Honda Racing Team, along with Andy Muhammad Fadly from the Kawasaki camp,…

  • IZZAT BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHT WITH HIS WINNING WAYS

    IZZAT BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHT WITH HIS WINNING WAYS

    RCB Yamaha YY Pang’s Mohd Izzat Zaidi proved that his season opening win in Thailand a month ago was no fluke with another winning performance at The Bend Motorsport Park in Round 2 of the 2018 FIM Asia Road Racing Championship.   The Malaysian rider who started the race from second on the grid, ran…

  • HELMI AZMAN INTENT ON EXTENDING TITLE LEAD

    HELMI AZMAN INTENT ON EXTENDING TITLE LEAD

    SCK Rapido Hi Rev Honda Racing Team’s Mohd Helmi Azman is intent on extending his Underbone 150cc lead. At Round 2 of the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship at The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australia, Helmi secured his second pole position of the season with a quick lap of 2’18.857s around the 4.9km circuit.…

  • ITO IN CHARGE

    ITO IN CHARGE

    Yuki Ito and the Yamaha Racing Team Asean has succeeded in their efforts to unlock the true potential of the 2017 Yamaha R6. Ito has been a strong contender throughout the SuperSports 600cc free practice sessions at Round 2 of the ARRC at The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australia. He further sealed his dominance…

  • FRONT ROW LOCKDOWN BY AHRT TRIO

    FRONT ROW LOCKDOWN BY AHRT TRIO

    Astra Honda Racing Team trio, Rheza Danica Ahrens, Mario Suryo Aji, and Awhin Sanjaya has got the Asia Production 250cc front row locked down tight as Round 2 of the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship got down to the business end of its race weekend at The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australia.   Rheza,…

  • ITO FLIES HIGH

    ITO FLIES HIGH

    Tyre abrasion was the primary concern among the SuperSports 600cc riders as the first day of free practices concluded for Round 2 at The Bend Motorsport Park. The new track asphalt had proven to be particularly unforgiving.   Nevertheless, competition is still fierce across the grid with a determined Yuki Ito leading the way. The…