KTM Racing News: SX Phoenix Rd. 2 – Roczen 2nd in 250 and Dungey 8th in 450

KTM Racing News: SX Phoenix Rd. 2 – Roczen 2nd in 250 and Dungey 8th in 450

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ken Roczen chalked up his second straight podium of the season when he finished second overall in the 250SX class East Coast competition at the second round of the Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship held at Chase Field. Roczen was placed in the first heat where he nailed the holeshot and pulled out […]

January 14, 2013 at 6:06 am Comments are Disabled

Behind the Scenes 2013 Factory FMF/KTM Team Photo Shoot .

Behind the Scenes 2013 Factory FMF/KTM Team Photo Shoot .

Go behind the scenes with the 2013 Factory FMF/KTM Team at the annual photo shoot.

December 27, 2012 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

Injured Taddy Blazusiak Rides to Super Enduro Victory in Poland

Injured Taddy Blazusiak Rides to Super Enduro Victory in Poland

Red Bull KTM factory rider Taddy Blazusiak dug deep and drew on all his inner strength on Saturday to emerge the winner in the opening round of the 2012-2013 SuperEnduro in Lodz, Poland. Taddy finished with a 1-2-1 result in the three finals to top the podium ahead of KTM teammate Jonny Walker of the UK. Riding in front of […]

December 10, 2012 at 6:10 am Comments are Disabled

The Mother of all Hard Enduros – Roof of Africa 2012

The Mother of all Hard Enduros – Roof of Africa 2012

The Roof of Africa enduro race is one of the toughest races in the world. This is the 45th year of the race, which happens in Lesotho, between the 17th and 20th of November. Learn why it has been named “The Mother of all Hard Enduros.”

November 15, 2012 at 6:01 am Comments are Disabled

Interview: Chris Birch New Zealand’s Top Extreme Enduro Rider

Interview: Chris Birch New Zealand’s Top Extreme Enduro Rider

Last month I was fortunate enough to interview a top extreme enduro rider, and this month is no different. I was recently granted the opportunity to interview Chris Birch, of who I am a fan, via e-mail and what I found was not only is Chris a one of a kind, but he is also a grounded individual that is […]

November 9, 2012 at 1:34 pm Comments are Disabled

Suspension 101: Things You Need to Know

Suspension 101: Things You Need to Know

A modern motocross bike is equipped with front and rear suspension. Your suspension consists of your forks in the front and a shock in the rear. Suspension consists of two key components, springs and dampening. You can see the spring on your rear shock. The springs on the front of your bike are in the fork tubes. Dampening is controlled […]

November 9, 2012 at 4:54 am 1 comment

Thor MX Congratulates Kurt Caselli

Thor MX Congratulates Kurt Caselli

Thor MX would like to congratulate Factory KTM off-road rider Kurt Caselli, who earned his second-consecutive AMA National Hare and Hound Championship. While an injury suffered at the fifth round of the championship put Caselli’s title hopes in doubt, he took on the challenge and came back stronger than ever following the summer break. He captured wins at the final […]

November 7, 2012 at 8:57 am Comments are Disabled

Ryan Dungey 2012 Motocross Season Recap

Ryan Dungey 2012 Motocross Season Recap

One of the biggest stories of last year’s offseason was Ryan Dungey, the 2010 champion of the 450 Class, taking a leap of faith to join Red Bull KTM. With a few of the heavy hitters sidelined, the 2012 season was set up to be a showdown between Dungey and James Stewart. Everything changed at Thunder Valley though, and Dungey […]

October 12, 2012 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Russell Wins ITP Powerline Park GNCC and Four Points Separate the 2012 Title Chase

Russell Wins ITP Powerline Park GNCC and Four Points Separate the 2012 Title Chase

Temperatures were a bit on the chilly side in eastern Ohio as Round 11 of the 2012 Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series made its way to St. Clairsville, Ohio for the ITP Powerline Park GNCC. Factory FMF/KTM’s Kailub Russell bounced back from a tough loss last round to secure his fifth win of the season, now sitting within four […]

October 8, 2012 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Dungey Crowned 2012 450 Motocross Champion at Unadilla

Dungey Crowned 2012 450 Motocross Champion at Unadilla

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey made history for KTM as he went 1-1 at Unadilla Raceway to take the overall victory and the crown as the 2012 Lucas Oil Pro 450 Motocross Champion. And to make it a perfect Orange weekend for the US factory team French rider Marvin Musquin claimed his first ever overall 250 win on […]

August 20, 2012 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

KTM Racing News Two Podium Seconds for Musquin and Roczen in Seattle

KTM Racing News Two Podium Seconds for Musquin and Roczen in Seattle

Red Bull/KTM Factory riders Marvin Musquin and Ken Roczen made it a night to remember for the team in Seattle Washington with Musquin taking second in the SX Lites West Coast and Roczen doubling the fun in the Supercross division riding the KTM 350 SX-F. Musquin started the day with early successes nailing the holeshot in the second Supercross Lites […]

April 23, 2012 at 5:28 pm Comments are Disabled

FLY Racing’s Baylor Perfect at Rad Dad National Enduro

FLY Racing’s Baylor Perfect at Rad Dad National Enduro

After a few weeks of GNCC racing, Steward Baylor returned to the National Enduro series with a vengeance taking his third win by a final margin of victory of one-minute-fifty-four-seconds! Even more, Baylor won all six tests, something that hasn’t been accomplished since 2009! The 17-year now has taken three wins and a second place to build up a commanding […]

April 23, 2012 at 4:46 pm Comments are Disabled

KTM Racing News SX Lites New Orleans

KTM Racing News SX Lites New Orleans

Red Bull/KTM rider Ken Roczen rounded off a good ride in the penultimate round of the AMA East Supercross Lites Series in the Louisiana Superdome New Orleans but arm pump let him slip from third to fifth in the closing stages of the race. The young German teenager breezed through the day at the top of the leader board during […]

April 16, 2012 at 4:44 am Comments are Disabled

KTM Racing News from Houston Texas

KTM Racing News from Houston Texas

Red Bull/KTM’s Ken Roczen took his first win of the season at the seventh round of the AMA East Supercross Lites Series in Houston Texas by capitalizing on a last lap crash by championship leader Justin Barcia. It was the German teenager’s second career victory in the Supercross Lites class. Roczen, who is still recovering from the flu that plagued […]

April 2, 2012 at 4:51 am Comments are Disabled

KTM Racing News Roczen finishes 2nd; Musquin strong 6th in Toronto

KTM Racing News Roczen finishes 2nd; Musquin strong 6th in Toronto

Kenny Roczen overcame flu and a rough start to his day at the Toronto, Canada SX Lites East round on Saturday night to finish on the podium in second place while Red Bull KTM Factory teammate Marvin Musquin battled his way to sixth in the SX at the Rogers Stadium, home of the Blue Jays. It was a great performance […]

March 26, 2012 at 4:49 am Comments are Disabled

Ryan Dungey Out For Daytona

Ryan Dungey Out For Daytona

Murrieta, CA – KTM Motorsports is saddened to report that Red Bull/KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey will sit out the Daytona Supercross after undergoing surgery this week to repair a broken collarbone. Dungey, who currently sits second in the series point standings and has collected two Supercross class wins this season, suffered what was initially diagnosed to be a cracked […]

March 9, 2012 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled