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Thai Honda PTT SAG welcome Honda delegation at Catalan HQ

Thai Honda PTT SAG welcome Honda delegation at Catalan HQ

Thai 250cc World Championship rider Ratthapark Wilairot and his Thai Honda PTT SAG team welcomed a delegation including representatives from A.P. Honda and company president Zenjiro Sakurai to their new headquarters in Sant Fruitós de Bages, near Barcelona, on Monday.

Thai 250cc World Championship rider Ratthapark Wilairot and his Thai Honda PTT SAG team welcomed a delegation including representatives from A.P. Honda and company president Zenjiro Sakurai to their new headquarters in Sant Fruitós de Bages, near Barcelona, on Monday.

The delegation of visitors, who all attended the Gran Premi Cinzano de Catalunya at the weekend at nearby Montmeló also included representatives from various sponsors of the team and members of the Thai media.

During the event, A.P. Honda president Zenjiro Sakurai expressed his will to ´strengthen the link between Sant Fruitós and Thailand in the future´ and commented that he was pleased with ´the warm welcome the Catalan town gave to the rider and the team.´

Meanwhile, the mayor of Sant Fruitós, Josep Rafart, highlighted the towns close links with motorcycling racing - being the home of Carlos and David Checa - and stated that, ´for all the people of Sant Fruitós, Ratthapark is one of the local favourites so we all look forward to his races in the 250cc World Championship and fully support him.´

Rafart concluded: ´I hope he will enjoy being part of our community for a long time and we are proud that Thai Honda PTT SAG chose Sant Fruitós to establish their headquarters.´

Tags:
250cc, 2007, GRAN PREMI CINZANO DE CATALUNYA

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