Home » Posts tagged with » rider

KTM FACTORY RACING ANNOUNCES THE MOTO3 LINE-UP FOR 2016

KTM, as the most successful manufacturer in the Moto3 era will be present on the grid next season with a total of 13 riders from six teams. The clear goal for 2016 is to secure victory both in the manufacturer’s- and rider’s world championship titles. After the latest deal with Leopard Racing, who recently also […]

Gomez ready to battle at Red Bull Sea to Sky

Comments Off on Gomez ready to battle at Red Bull Sea to Sky

Husqvarna Motorcycles’ Alfredo Gomez has enjoyed an impressive extreme enduro season in 2015. Recently securing victory at Extreme XL Lagares in Portugal to go with his podium results at Erzberg, Romaniacs and The Tough One, the Bel-Ray Husqvarna Factory Racing rider is on top form.   With just the final Red Bull Hard Enduro of the year […]

Continue reading …

SIMPSON RIDES KTM FACTORY BIKE TO SECOND IN LEON MEXICO

Comments Off on SIMPSON RIDES KTM FACTORY BIKE TO SECOND IN LEON MEXICO

KTM-supported rider Shaun Simpson of Britain continued his remarkable run of success on Sunday at the MXGP of Mexico in Leon, wrapping up second overall with a 2-2 moto result. Already declared season champion, French rider Roman Febvre was the GP winner while Evgeny Bobryshev of Russia was third. Simpson, recently also crowned British National […]

Continue reading …

BO BENDSNEYDER RED BULL MOTOGP ROOKIES CUP CHAMPION AT MISANO

Comments Off on BO BENDSNEYDER RED BULL MOTOGP ROOKIES CUP CHAMPION AT MISANO

Young Dutch rider Bo Bendsneyder on Saturday sealed victory in the 2015 Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cupwith a decisive win at the Misano Circuit in San Marino with two rounds still in hand. It was the 16-year-old’s eighth win this season. In fact, the title was decided in the eleventh lap of the race when […]

Continue reading …

MARIA, GIRL IN A HURRY

Comments Off on MARIA, GIRL IN A HURRY

Husqvarna rider Maria Herrera can hardly wait to be riding right up front in the Moto3 World Championship. However there is the need for one or other lessons to be learned by her male competitors. It was at the Grand Prix in Assen few weeks ago that Maria Herrera got the feeling that some of […]

Continue reading …

SUCCESSFUL SURGERY FOR RED BULL KTM’S JEFFREY HERLINGS

Comments Off on SUCCESSFUL SURGERY FOR RED BULL KTM’S JEFFREY HERLINGS

KTM Racing has announced that Red Bull KTM Factory MX2 rider Jeffrey Herlings has undergone successful surgery to repair the injury he sustained in a crash in MX2 qualifying at the Loket circuit in the Czech Republic on Saturday. Jeffrey dislocated his hip during the crash, and as already confirmed by his team manager Dirk Groebel […]

Continue reading …

DUNGEY VICTORIOUS AT SPRING CREEK; CONSOLIDATES 450 CLASS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD

Comments Off on DUNGEY VICTORIOUS AT SPRING CREEK; CONSOLIDATES 450 CLASS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey took a 1-1 victory at Spring Creek Raceway, the eighth round of the 450 Pro Motocross Championship Series to consolidate his position at the top of the championship leader board. Factory teammate Marvin Musquin scrambled back to fourth overall in the 250s after a difficult opening moto. Riding […]

Continue reading …

KTM’S JONNY WALKER WINS RED BULL ROMANIACS 2015

Comments Off on KTM’S JONNY WALKER WINS RED BULL ROMANIACS 2015

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Jonny Walker on Saturday finished overall winner of the Red Bull Romaniacs on Saturday after a very tough final dash to the finish when perpetual rival Graham Jarvis stole the last day line honors. It was Walker’s second consecutive Romaniacs title and adds to a string of victories this season […]

Continue reading …

KTM Racing News: Rider Contracts

Comments Off on KTM Racing News: Rider Contracts

KTM AND CERVANTES SEAL CONTRACT THROUGH 2016 SEASON KTM Racing andIvan Cervanteshave signed a contract for the much-decorated Spanish Enduro rider to continue with the KTM Enduro Factory Team through the 2016 season. Cervantes, a Red Bull athleteand also a multiple Spanish National Champion who has spent most of his racing career with KTM, first rode […]

Continue reading …

MEO COMES OUT ON TOP IN BELGIUM ENDURO E2-CLASS

Comments Off on MEO COMES OUT ON TOP IN BELGIUM ENDURO E2-CLASS

KTM Factory rider Antoine Meo came out on top of the E2 class this weekend when the WEC Enduro World Championship Round Six was contested for the first time in St. Hubert, Belgium. Meo was a winner on both Saturday and Sunday and after this, the penultimate round, leads the class standings by 37-points with a […]

Continue reading …

CAIROLI SAVES THE DAY WITH STRONG THIRD IN SECOND MXGP MOTO AT UDDEVALLA

Comments Off on CAIROLI SAVES THE DAY WITH STRONG THIRD IN SECOND MXGP MOTO AT UDDEVALLA

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Antonio Cairolipulled out some positives for the Factory team with a solid third place finish in his second moto of the MXGP of Sweden in Uddevalla to pick up points in the title chase and move into second place in the point standings after Round 11. The defending champion, still […]

Continue reading …

DUNGEY FINISHES 2ND AT REDBUD; CONTINUES TO LEAD 450-CLASS POINTS

Comments Off on DUNGEY FINISHES 2ND AT REDBUD; CONTINUES TO LEAD 450-CLASS POINTS

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungeypicked up a 1-2 result for second overall at the seventh round of the 450 Pro Motocross Championship Series at Red Bud Motocross Facility, Buchanan Michigan and maintains his lead in the championship points. Dungey’s Red Bull KTM Factory teammate Marvin Musquin finished sixth overall in the 250-class while […]

Continue reading …

MUSQUIN WINS OVERALL AT BUDDS CREEK; DUNGEY EXTENDS LEAD IN 450S

Comments Off on MUSQUIN WINS OVERALL AT BUDDS CREEK; DUNGEY EXTENDS LEAD IN 450S

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Marvin Musquin took the overall 250-class win at Budds Creek in Mechanicsville, Maryland with a 1-7 moto score while teammate Ryan Dungey managed to extend his points lead after winning the opening moto and recovering from a crash at the beginning of the second moto. Races were held in very muddy conditions […]

Continue reading …

HEROIC RIDE BY INJURED CAIROLI AT MXGP OF GERMANY

Comments Off on HEROIC RIDE BY INJURED CAIROLI AT MXGP OF GERMANY

Riding injured from a crash in Italy last weekend, Red Bull KTM Factory rider Antonio Cairolidelivered two gutsy motos at the MXGP of Germany at the tricky Teutchenthal circuit on Sunday.  For his efforts, Cairoli, aRed Bull athlete, was able to pick up 22 points and narrow the gap to championship leader Roman Febvre to […]

Continue reading …