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ANTOINE MEO: FRENCH STAR DELIVERS KTM’S FIRST 350 EXC-F POWERED EWC TITLE

From coming close to hanging up his boots at the end of 2014 due to injury to winning the 2015 Enduro 2 World Championship and giving KTM a first 350 EXC-F powered EWC title, the past twelve months have certainly been memorable for Antoine Meo. With an amazing fifth EWC title safely secured, and now […]

Double Enduro World Championship celebration for Husqvarna in France

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Bel-Ray Husqvarna Factory Racing team riders Mathias Bellino and Jamie McCanney ensured there was plenty for Husqvarna Motorcycles to celebrate at the final round of the 2015 Enduro World Championship in Requista, France as Bellino wrapped up the Enduro 3 world championship and McCanney secured the Enduro Junior title.   The action came thick and fast for […]

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KTM FACTORY RACING ANNOUNCES THE MOTO3 LINE-UP FOR 2016

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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 […]

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MEO AND SANZ SETTLE TWO WORLD TITLES FOR KTM IN FRANCE

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KTM Enduro Factory Racing Teamriders Antoine Meo and Laia Sanz went to Requista, France for the final two rounds of theWEC Enduro World Championshipand got the job done for KTM in the penultimate round.  Meo raced his way to second place to pick up enough points for the E2 World Championship title while Sanz went […]

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RED BULL KTM AJO TO COMPETE WITH BINDER AND BENDSNEYDER IN 2016

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The Red Bull KTM Ajo Team has confirmed it will start with a two-rider team in the MotoGP Moto3 World Championship in 2016. South African Brad Binder stays with the team for another season while the new recruit is the 2015 Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Champion, Dutch teenager Bo Bendsneyder. The team will continue […]

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MIGUEL OLIVEIRA TAKE THE WIN IN DRAMATIC ARAGON MOTO3

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Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Miguel Oliveira took the win in Round 14 of the MotoGP Moto3 World Championship at the MotorLand Aragon in Spain in what was one of the closest, hard-fought and dramatic races of the year. Jorge Navarro was second and Romano Fenati, Sky Racing Team VR46 put his KTM in third place. While Oliveira was […]

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PAULS JONASS FINISHES SECOND IN 2015 MX2 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

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Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Pauls Jonass put in a valiant last race bid to capture the MX2 World Championship title in the final round, the MXGP of USA at Glen Helen, but finally had to settle for overall second after contesting a hard fight for the top spot with Tim Gajser of Slovenia. With this […]

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MOTOGP: RACE CIRCUS ON WORLD TOUR, A TIGHT RACE

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  The motorcycle world championship represents a very particular group of travelers: 18 races per year, seven of which are overseas. Each time, hundreds of tons of materials and equipment have to be set up, dismantled, packed away and then unpacked again. A logistical masterclass. Carles Jorba is the name of the man who the […]

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KTM RIDER JAKUB KORNFEIL FINISHES SECOND AT SILVERSTONE

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KTM rider Jakub Kornfeil of the Czech Republic was the top KTM rider at the end of a very difficult round 12 of the Moto3 World Championship at the British circuit of Silverstone. After two days of practice and qualifying in the dry, the heavens opened and riders were confronted with what were the wettest […]

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INTERVIEW OF THE MONTH: LAIA SANZ – TIME TO FOCUS ON RALLIES

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With a comfortable lead at the top of the Women’s Enduro World Championship, Laia Sanz is now focused on her other major goal – continuing to shine at the Dakar Rally. With preparations for next January’s event soon to start, the KTM BLOG caught up with Laia right after she grabbed a third consecutive double victory at […]

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SAND LOVING FINN HARRI KULLAS NARROWLY MISSES THE PODIUM

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Around the roughest and toughest track of the 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship tour, Wilvo Nestaan Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Harri Kullas came agonisingly close to repeating the third place overall MX2 class result he scored at Kegums in Latvia. Delivering two strong performances at Lommel, Kullas secured a well-deserved fifth place overall result on his […]

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NAGL UNABLE TO RACE IN CZECH REPUBLIC

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Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Max Nagl will not compete in this weekend’s MXGP of the Czech Republic, round 13 of the 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship. Working determinedly in recent weeks in order to make a return to MXGP racing following his left ankle injury and subsequent surgery during the GP of Germany, […]

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Double Win For Bellino In Belgium

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  Husqvarna Motorcycle’s Mathias Bellino further strengthens his lead in the FIM Enduro 3 World Championship with a double win in St Hubert, Belgium   With round six marking the penultimate round of the 2015 FIM Enduro World Championship, Bel-Ray Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Mathias Bellino claimed Enduro 3 class victory on both days while Jamie […]

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MEO COMES OUT ON TOP IN BELGIUM ENDURO E2-CLASS

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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 […]

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