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We spotted Masahiro "Masa" Ito back in the pits with his rider Tomita Toshiki. Masa has worked in the US in the past for Nick Wey, Jason Lawrence, and later Enzo Racing, before returning to Japan to work for the Akira Narita and later the HRC Honda team. His rider, 2016 MX2 All-Japan Champ Toshiki Tomita, is racing his first full season in the US aboard a CRF450R under the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC tent, with some support from HRC USA.

As mentioned above, Tomita is receiving some assistance from Honda HRC USA. This includes a bike and some special parts, such as this titanium fuel tank.

Exhaust system and carbon fiber shroud extenders.

Plus some KYB PSF1 Kit Air Forks. However, we were told that he wasn't receiving help in the engine department.

Credit: Michael Lindsay "ML512"

Vital MX Pit Bits: Hangtown « Previous

  • Hangtown
  • Preparing for Rain
  • Monster Energy Kawasaki KX450F
  • Sideplates
  • FMF
  • Returning riders
  • Josh Mosiman
  • Ryan Dungey's Red Bull KTM 450 SX-F
  • Benny Bloss
  • Extra Fuel
  • Straight from Japan
  • Tomita Toshiki
  • Tech Tip
  • Freddy Noren
  • Adam Cianciarulo/ Pro Circuit and LITPro
  • Christophe Pourcel
  • Zach Osborne
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Jeremy Martin
  • Notes for Days
  • James Stewart's Bell Moto 9 FLEX
  • Ken Roczen's RCH Soaring Eagle/Jimmy Johns/Suzuki RM-Z450
  • Troy Lee Designs
  • Live GoPro
  • Starting Assitance
  • Mobius Wrist Brace
  • New Thor Gear
  • Women's MX Championship
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