Honda’s Moto3 riders took over the second row of the grid, with South African Brad Binder (Ambrogio Racing Suter Honda), Australian Jack Miller (Caretta Technology – RTG FTR Honda) and Italian Niccolo Antonelli (GO&FUN Gresini FTR Honda) fourth, fifth and sixth, enjoying the useable horsepower of the Honda engine at a track without long straights but with strings of complex corner sets.
This marked their first single to sell over 500,000 copies in the first week, as their previous best for first week sales was 254,000 copies with “Tada…Aitakute” (released in December 2005). This is also their 13th single overall to top the chart.
After a see-saw battle, the Ponanza program exploited a weak point in the defense of Shinichi Sato to beat the 4th-dan (rank) pro at Shogi Hall in Tokyo’s Sendagaya district on March 30.
Get excited about the upcoming season with an all-action movie and new livery designs from Monster Energy Yamaha available now for your viewing pleasure online. There’s also a gallery of imagery involving Steven Frossard, Joel Roelants and Christophe Charlier as well as their YZ450FM and YZ250FM machinery, all complimented by another superb promotional clip by award-winning videographer Mikey Neale.