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Riders enjoy day-off before the real action begins

Riders enjoy day-off before the real action begins

Riders enjoy day-off before the real action begins

MotoGP riders, Tohru Ukawa and Regis Laconi, along with 125 rider Daniel Pedrosa spent today visiting various sights related to the world of motorsport competition in the vecinity of the Le Mans circuit.

The first stop-off they made was at the at the workshop of ex-Formula One driver, and Le Mans 24 Hours specialist Henri Pescarolo, who now runs his own motorsport team. He showed them around the facilities in which he constructs his own prototypes to compete at various motorsport competition meetings. Ukawa, Laconi and Pedrosa got the chance to mount one of Pescarolo´s bikes, and were also given a close look at his team's machine for next month's Le Mans 24 hour car race.

After this first visit, the riders moved on to the Musée Automobile de la Sarthe, where they were able to observe machines of both two and four wheels, which have gone down in history at the famous Le Mans track.

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MotoGP, 2002, Polini Grand Prix de France

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