Tadachi Displays Experience In IRGP8 Top 1 Oil Juniors Trophy as Cortez and Mauricio complete the podium

Date posted on November 28, 2014
Share this
20141116_115957  RAS_6175

14-year-old Koko Tadachi of Honda Philippines clinched the Top 1 Synthetic Juniors Trophy in IRGP8 and proved that he has indeed grown up and improved as time goes by. Tadachi had international racing experience this year as he was the country’s representative in the 2014 Honda Asia Dream Cup.

20141116_110452 RAS_6138

The Juniors Trophy also saw notable performance from Team Yezaroo’s Michael Cortez who was in pole position of the 14-lap race. It was the first time for Cortez who is a karter to participate in a motorcycle race. Cortez and Tadachi battled for the lead in the early part of the race and the latter prevailed. Tadachi then had a comfortable lead and won the race. He also bagged the Fastest Race Lap Award after posting the 51.664s best lap time.

RA6_6509 RAS_6076

Cortez finished second and was the Fastest Privateer. Third place went to Gian Carlo Mauricio of Koso-Vee Rubber. Honda Philippines received the Manufacturers Award in the Top 1 Synthetic Juniors Trophy which had 22 entries.

The 8th Annual InsideRACING Grand Prix was presented by InsideRACING, FDR, Castrol Power 1, DENSO Spark Plugs, Top 1 Synthetic Motor Oil, Phoenix Cyclomax, NGK Spark Plugs, Shell Advance, Gulf Pride 4T Plus, Zebra Helmets, JVT, Motoworld and MDAP. Sponsors of the event were Triumph JT Marketing Corp., VS1 Mototek, Spyder, LS2 Helmets, Racing Boy, Koso, Motoactive, Okimura and Sum Racing while IRGP8 partners were Motorsiklo Xklusibo, Stoplight TV, MCP, The Racing Line, Unified Sports and Racing Association for Motorcycles, Inc. (USRA), Pinoy Speed, InsideRACING TV and Statmed.



See also

Industry News

New Versys 1000 SE Launched By Kawasaki

Date posted on January 24, 2020
Industry News

Kymco Unity Ride Live Free Ride Safely

Date posted on December 20, 2019
Industry News

YMPH Expands Bestselling Mio Line with Gravis 125

Date posted on January 19, 2020
Industry News

Razgatlioglu fastest after day one of the Phillip Island Official Test

Date posted on February 25, 2020
Industry News

Honda Stirs Underbone Market With the Supra GTR150

Date posted on February 21, 2020
Industry News

Ducati VIP Night at The Podium

Date posted on February 25, 2020
Skip to toolbar