2013 MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez attended a thanks day hosted by Honda on Saturday at a sunny Motegi circuit in front of more than 10,000 fans. It was an opportunity for Honda to showcase the achievements of 2013, and celebrate all together in one place
The 1000ís of fans enjoyed autograph sessions, a live Q&A with the Honda drivers and riders on stage and also a demonstration run from the World Champion on both the Motegi race course and the oval track. The final ceremony involved Marc leading the HRC JMX riders and other Honda riders for a two lap parade run.
"Itís always good to come to Japan and see our HRC friends! This time itís something special as we celebrated the Title together with a very nice party on Friday evening with our sponsors and then some fun in Tokyo!" said Marquez. "Today we went to Motegi very early for the 'Honda Thanks Day' event. The weather has been wonderful and we really enjoyed the last day on track of this long and exciting season. Now tonight we will fly back to Europe as tomorrow we will go to Montecarlo for the FIM Gala Ceremony!"