Archive for October, 2018

Oct 28, 2018

LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaki Nakagami secured another points finish at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday. The Japanese rookie battled hard to see the chequered flag after a punishing race at the iconic Phillip Island circuit and eventually claimed two more World Championship points after coming home in 14th position. Nakagami – who started […]

Oct 27, 2018

On a day of tricky conditions at Phillip Island, LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaki Nakagami qualified on the fifth row for the Australian Grand Prix. Strong winds circled the iconic coastal circuit throughout Saturday and Nakagami eventually settled for 14th position on the timesheets. The Japanese rookie – who is the sole LCR rider this […]

Oct 26, 2018

LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaki Nakagami is looking for improvement after a difficult first day at the Australian Grand Prix on Friday. The Japanese talent could not find his best rhythm at the legendary coastal circuit near Melbourne and eventually finished down in 18th place on the timesheets. After it was delayed by a couple […]

Oct 25, 2018

After scoring a point in his home grand prix in Japan, the LCR Honda IDEMITSU Team head down under to the beautiful Phillip Island circuit in Australia this weekend. Taka Nakagami was a bit frustrated with his result in Motegi, especially with having got through to Qualifying 2, and hopes that with the Victorian venue […]

Oct 21, 2018

LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaaki Nakagami endured a challenging day at his home Grand Prix at the Twin Ring Motegi. Having progressed to Q2 and secured 12th place on the grid for Sunday’s race, the Japanese talent had set his sights on a first top-10 finish of his rookie season, but saw those hopes disappear […]

Oct 20, 2018

LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaki Nakagami put on a show for his home fans on Saturday as he progressed to Q2 at the Japanese Grand Prix. The local hero eventually claimed 12th position on the grid and will start Sunday’s race at the Twin Ring Motegi from the fourth row of the grid. Although he […]

Oct 19, 2018

LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaki Nakagami finished the opening day of his home GP just outside the top 10 at the Twin Ring in Motegi. With a one-year extension to his contract with the Japanese manufacturer already confirmed this week, the local hero will be looking to put on a show for his passionate fans […]

Oct 18, 2018

Takaaki Nakagami heads to Motegi for his home Grand Prix having agreed an extension to his contract with the LCR Honda IDEMITSU team. It was confirmed this week that the Japanese talent had signed a new one-year deal with the Japanese Manufacturer riding with Lucio Cecchinello’s outfit in the 2019 MotoGP World Championship, having made […]

Oct 16, 2018

  On the eve of the Japanese Grand Prix at Motegi, the LCR Honda IDEMITSU MotoGP Team is delighted to announce that Takaaki Nakagami has extended his contract with Honda HRC for 2019 season. The 26-year-old born in Chiba will again ride the Honda RC213V thus completing HRC 2019 line-up for next year MotoGP World […]

Oct 07, 2018

It proved a forgettable first-ever Thailand Grand Prix for LCR Honda IDEMITSU rider Takaaki Nakagami as he finished 22nd at the Buriram International Circuit on Sunday. Having qualified on the fifth row, the Japanese rookie saw his hopes of a good result disappear after an early fall and, despite rejoining, could do little more than […]