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Nicky Hayden to ride for HRC in 2003 MotoGP class

Nicky Hayden to ride for HRC in 2003 MotoGP class

Nicky Hayden to ride for HRC in 2003 MotoGP class

American star Nicky Hayden will ride in the MotoGP class in 2003, as announced by Mr. Suguru Kanazawa, President of HRC (Honda Racing Corporation) in Rome. Mr. Kanazawa declared that the 21-year old AMA Superbike Champion `will contest the 2003 MotoGP World Championship on a RC211V Honda´.

´We are happy Nicky is joining Road Racing Grand Prix next year.´ added Mr Kanazawa. ´Even if we don't know yet which team he will cooperate with, as we announced our 2003 strategy some weeks ago in Brno. As Honda is a global player, we are proud to say that we are going to race in the World Championship leading class, as MotoGP is, with European, US and Japanese riders - the three leading motorcycle markets in the world´.

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MotoGP, 2002, Nicky Hayden

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