500 WINS WITH HONDA
HONDA’S 500 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WINS WITH CASTROL
When Kenan Sofuoglu flashed across the finish line at Valencia’s Ricardo Tormo Circuit to win the fourth round of the 2007 World Supersport Championship he made history in more ways than one.
In addition to this being the young Turkish rider’s first World Supersport win at the Valencia Circuit it was the 500th World Championship win for a Honda motorcycle racing with Castrol. This outstanding success has been achieved during six decades of Honda and Castrol competing together in motorcycle world championship events.
The statistics of Honda and Castrol’s achievements together in motorcycle competition up to Sofuoglu’s 500th win are:
|Grand Prix / MotoGP race wins and world championships||260|
|World Superbike race wins and world championships||84|
|World Supersport race wins and world championships||53|
|World Trials event wins and world championships||86|
|World Motocross event wins and world championships||17|