Before the Moto2 race of the Japanese Grand Prix started, a simple and emotional tribute near the Motegi circuit. There the Technomag-CIP delivered to the parents of the deceased Shoya Tomizawa, Yukiko and Teryuki Tomizawa, a Suter motorcycle identical to the one his son used in the 2010 season and which made him the first winner of a race at that time for that new category.
Fred Corminboeuf, team leader with the CEO of Dorna; Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of Dorna; Dominique Aegerter and Tomoyoshi Koyama, current Technomag-CIP riders and Alain Bronec, team owner, took part in this beautiful way of remembering the smiling Shoya. The ex-pilot Noboru Ueda He was in charge of receiving and assembling the motorcycle in Japan that he received a few weeks before. Her role in helping her friends and family cope with the death of Shoya Tomizawa was very important in the months following her terrible accident.
All pilots are remembered, all without exception but not all tributes have the same diffusion and more if we compare the Latin character with the Japanese, for example.