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Tamada to drive Indy Japan pace car

Tamada to drive Indy Japan pace car

Tamada to drive Indy Japan pace car

Before he heads to Istanbul for next weekend's Grand Prix of Turkey, Makoto Tamada will be in his home country driving the pace car for this Saturday's Indy Japan race at Twin Ring Motegi. The car race is the third on the Indy calendar, ahead of the world famous Indy 500.

The Konica Minolta rider will be driving a Honda Civic Hybrid to lead off the drivers, an eco-car designed according to the Japanese company's hybrid system.

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MotoGP, 2006, Makoto Tamada

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