Confirmed: Kawasaki Out of MotoGP
It’s official: Kawasaki said today, Jan. 9, that it will not take part in the 2009 MotoGP season.
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Kawasaki’s decision follows Honda’s decision to leave AMA Pro Racing’s road racing series and Formula 1, and Suzuki’s decision to leave the World Rally Championship (WRC).
No word yet as to whether Kawasaki factory riders, American John Hopkins and Italian Marco Melandri, will pick up new rides for the upcoming MotoGP season.
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