Sena Yamada finishes the pre-season test at Johor

Published On March 20, 2017 | 2 Wheels, Sena Yamada, Uncategorized

Sena Yamada, who will be racing full time in the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship (ARRC) this season, participated in the pre-season test, held at Johor Circuit, Malaysia on March 15th and 16th.

Racing with RAMA Honda by NTS T.PRO Ten10 Racing, Yamada started his test week by getting used to the heat and the humidity. Although Yamada did not mark a satisfactory lap time, he finished his test menu, and confirmed his problems. Yamada plans to further tackle his problems, and will try to solve this problem at the season opener in Johor.

The season opener of ARRC is schedule for March 31-April 2 at Johor Circuit in Malaysia.

Sena Yamada | Rider
“Although I am not satisfied with my lap times, I was able to find out what my problems are, so overall it was a good test. I need to work on my riding and my set-up, but I need to bring my conditions to withstand the heat and the humidity. I plan to do better at the season opener for my team, my sponsors, and for my fans.”

2017 ARRC Provisional Calendar

Round 1 March 31 – April 2 Johor Circuit | Malaysia
Round 2 April 13 – 15 Chang International Circuit | Thailand
Round 3 June 2 – 4 Suzuka Circuit | Japan
Round 4 August 11 – 13 Sentul International Circuit | Indonesia
Round 5 October 6 – 8 Buddh International Circuit | India
Round 6 Nov 30 – Dec 3 Chang International Circuit | Thailand