google news

Aspar Racing riders take a field trip to a nuclear power plant

Almost every rider in the GP paddock has more or less decided to go to Motegi (of their own free will?) and since knowing about radiation, nuclear plants isn’t part of a professional rider’s cultural baggage, Jorge ‘Aspar’ Martinez decided to qualm his teams fears by taking several members on a day field trip to the Cofrentes nuclear power plant in Spain.

MotoGP’s Héctor Barberá and 125cc riders Nico Terol and Adrián Martín were present, and everyone got a lesson on the inner workings of a nuclear plant and were told by the plant’s experts why there is no health risk involved in travelling and staying in Japan and everyone got to ask questions so any last doubts and fears could be finally laid to rest ahead of the Japanese GP.

Field trips just like in junior high …

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

More To Read

rally car racing 2

The 10 best road-going rally cars ever

Rallies have gone on for many years now and despite its age, racing cars still gain new fans even now. That said we are looking at retro vehicles and so…
james lebron

10 surprising celebrities’ cars

This list of 10 surprising celebrities cars will surprise you. Not a compendium of expensive vehicles, but an hymn to modesty.