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Konica Minolta Honda aims high for 2005

Konica Minolta Honda aims high for 2005

Konica Minolta Honda aims high for 2005

The European launch of the new Konica Minolta Honda team took place on Thursday afternoon at the Catalunya circuit, on the eve of the first official test of the pre-season. This new team is build around Makoto Tamada, who hopes to mount a serious title challenge.

"I'm very confident for this new challenge. I feel very lucky to have this level of infrastructure dedicated to me," said Tamada, who won two races last year. "It will be a very demanding season for sure, but I have a great motivation and I'm sure we will be able to reach good results with the technical package we have at our disposal."

Team manager Gianluca Montiron added : "We are proud to have built our company in such a good way. We have done it with the important cooperation with Konica Minolta and Honda. Now we must work in the best way to develop our team to get great results."

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MotoGP, 2005

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