Suzuka 8 Hours 2019
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The machine to be raced by Honda’s factory team Red Bull Honda in 2018-2019 FIM* Endurance World Championship Series Round 5, the 42nd “Coca-Cola” Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance Race (Suzuka 8 hours) is revealed today. Team HRC will be partnering once again with Red Bull, and will compete in this… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2019
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Machine CBR1000RRW Sponsor Inspired by functional drinks from the Far East, Dietrich Mateschitz founded Red Bull in the mid 1980’s. He created the formula of Red Bull Energy Drink and developed the unique marketing concept of Red Bull. In 1987, on April 1, Red Bull Energy Drink was sold for… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2019
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Honda announced an overview of its main teams to compete in 2018-2019 FIM*1 Endurance World Championship (EWC) Series Round 5, The 42nd “Coca-Cola” Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance Race (Suzuka 8 hours), to be held at the Suzuka circuit in Mie Prefecture, Japan, on Sunday, July 28, 2019. Team HRC, Honda’s… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2018
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Machine CBR1000RRW Sponsor Inspired by functional drinks from the Far East, Dietrich Mateschitz founded Red Bull in the mid 1980’s. He created the formula of Red Bull Energy Drink and developed the unique marketing concept of Red Bull. In 1987, on April 1, Red Bull Energy Drink was sold for… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2018
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Suzuka 8 Hours 2018
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Honda Racing Corporation announced an overview of its factory team to compete in 2017-2018 FIM*1 Endurance World Championship (EWC) Series Round 5, The 41st “Coca-Cola” Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance Race (Suzuka 8 hours), to be held at the Suzuka circuit in Mie Prefecture, Japan, during Thursday, July 26 through Sunday,… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2020 – 2022
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2020 The 43rd edition of Suzuka 8 Hours was cancelled due to COVID-19. The race was initially postponed to November 1st from July but was ultimately cancelled due to the global health crisis. 2021 The 2021 Suzuka 8 Hours was initially re-organised from its traditional July slot to 7 November… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2010 – 2019
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2010 CBR1000RR WINNER Ryuichi Kiyonari / Takumi Takahashi / Takaaki Nakagami Ryuichi Kiyonari / Takumi Takahashi / Takaaki Nakagami (CBR1000RR) took the lead mid-race, and won after building up a comfortable margin, giving Kiyonari his third Suzuka 8 Hours win, while 20-year-old Takahashi became the youngest winner. (Records show 18-year-old Nakagami… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 2000 – 2009
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2000 VTR1000SPW WINNER Tohru Ukawa / Daijiro Kato Honda introduces the 1000cc V2-powered VTR1000SPW. Valentino Rossi (/ Colin Edwards, VTR1000SPW) leads his debut race, but crashes. Tohru Ukawa / Daijiro Kato (VTR1000SPW) take the top spot to give Honda its fourth consecutive Suzuka 8 Hours win. 2001 WINNER Valentino Rossi /… read more.


Suzuka 8 Hours 1990 – 1999
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1990 A determined Wayne Gardner / Mick Doohan (RVF750) take pole position, build a solid lead in the early stages of the race, but crash on Lap 40. After rejoining the race, they charge hard to reclaim second place, but run out of gas, giving Tadahiko Taira / Eddie Lawson… read more.