Tim Gajser and Mitch Evans will be under the Team HRC awning in 2022 as they both look to rebound from differing 2021 campaigns, and put their Honda CRF450R’s at the front of this highly competitive MXGP class. https://t.co/NcajbD0sdD
The company’s global view, combined with Italian creativity, allows for accelerated, superior products using the latest innovative technologies. Acerbis has a prominent role among companies specializing in the production of original equipment and accessories for motorcycles.
Blackbird Racing produce all the graphic kits for the CRF450RWs of Team HRC. Since the company’s inception in 1996, they quickly became established as the leading producer of durable graphic kits in motocross.
D.I.D provide their iconic gold chains and DirtStar wheels to Team HRC. Crafted from lightweight but durable materials, the onus is on superior tensile strength and wear-resistance to maximise the life and reliability of the chains, whilst minimising the un-sprung weight in the wheels to improve acceleration and the agility of the bikes.
Evans Cooling Systems’ waterless engine coolants are developed to be more efficient at transferring heat under heavy use, so help keep the 450cc single-cylinder powerplants of the CRF450RWs cool in the heat of battle.
Fox has been leading the way in motocross apparel for the last three decades and in 2015 teamed up with Team HRC to continue their philosophy of developing their kit at the highest level in the heat of motocross battle. Clothing the whole team again in 2016, they’re working closely with Gautier and Bobby on constant improvements such as fit, ventilation, toughness and freedom of movement.
GOSHI has been participating in motorcycle races in Japan including Suzuka 8 Hours – FIM Endurance World Championship and developing technology as one of the major genuine parts manufacturers of Honda. GOSHI will continue to contribute to development and promotion of motorsports through HRC activities including MXGP and MotoGP.
Hinson Clutch Components sells the best clutch components available in the world for Sport Bikes, ATVs and Off Road Motorcycles, offering everything from clutch baskets, inner hubs, pressure plates, slipper clutches, fibre & steel plates, clutch springs and clutch covers. Hinson join Team HRC for the 2018 season on the CRF250RW and CRF450RW machines.
Mips is a leader in helmet safety technology focusing on rotational energies and cooperates with 121 helmet brands that offer more than 729 models equipped with the Mips® system on the global helmet market. The Mips® system consists of a low friction layer that is mounted in the helmet. In a crash, the low friction layer is designed to move slightly inside the helmet in order to help redirect forces away from the head. This is intended to help reduce the risk of brain injury.
Motul can trace its roots back to 1853 when the specialist lubrication company Swan & Finch was founded. Motul was originally the name of their flagship oil, but became the corporate name in 1965. With a long-standing and highly successful motorsport relationship with HRC and Honda, the brand continues to supply the oils and grease to the factory MXGP team in 2019.
Founded in Milan in 1872 by Giovanni Battista Pirelli, the company initially specialised in rubber and derivative processes and also made scuba diving rebreathers. Pirelli is now one of the largest tyre manufacturers and has been sponsoring sport competitions since 1907.
Since it was built in 1971, PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) has become the biggest motorcycle industry in Indonesia. As a joint venture company of PT Astra International Tbk and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. with the share composition of 50% : 50%, AHM has made impressive growth with four established plants with total production capacity of 5.8 million motorcycle units per year, making it one of the biggest motorcycle manufacturers in the world.
With “One HEART” or “Satu HATI”, AHM has accompanied millions of Indonesian customers in reaching their dreams by providing high quality and environmentally friendly motorcycle products. In 2022, AHM kept its position as the market leader in Indonesia through its sales which reached 3.9 million units.
AHM is supported by around 24 thousand employees, 29 Honda main dealers, 1,708 Honda dealers (Include 11 Big Wing and 144 Wing dealers), 3,717 Astra Honda Authorized Service Stations (AHASS) and 8,447 spare parts stores throughout Indonesia.
Shindengen are a leading manufacturer of electrical components, circuit boards, semiconductors and ECUs for the motorcycle and auto industries. Founded in 1953, they are providing Team HRC with a number of electrical components and sensors aimed at maximising reliability and durability amidst the rigours of motocross.
Hitachi Astemo was born in January 2021 from the merger of Hitachi Automotive Systems, Keihin, Showa, and Nissin Kogyo. We provide Advanced Sustainable Technologies for Mobility to the automotive and motorcycle industries as a leader in CASE technologies that include connectivity, autonomous driving, and electrification.
As a leading brand of suspension products that support driving, turning, and stopping, SHOWA is committed to research and development in pursuit of excellent ride comfort and handling stability.
We are determined to maintain our top share in the global market by providing safe, enjoyable, and environmentally friendly products with our strong brand and advanced technologies cultivated through the world’s most prestigious races.
World leaders in air filter technology, Twin Air and Honda have worked closely together for over two decades. Their air filters do enough to protect the engine by keeping harmful debris out, but let enough air in to produce maximum power.
Vertex Pistons, Inc. is a world leading company for cast and forged piston production. Vertex Pistons supplies pistons to the most significant European OE Powersports companies and helps the CRF450RW make peak power with reliability.