Akira Watanabe (motorcyclist)
Watanabe in 1978
1954 (age 63–64)|
|Years active||1975 - 1982|
|Championships||125cc - 1978|
Akira Watanabe (渡辺明 Watanabe Akira, born 1954 in Utsunomiya) is a Japanese former professional motocross racer. He was the F.I.M. 125cc Motocross World Champion in 1978 while riding for the Suzuki factory racing team. He remains the only Japanese rider to win a motocross world championship.
- Akira Watanabe Official Web Site (in Japanese)
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