Tag "KTM Canada"

ORANGE BRIGADE PRO-AM RIDER TANNER WARD GETS HIS FIRST CAREER PRO PODIUM

ORANGE BRIGADE PRO-AM RIDER TANNER WARD GETS HIS FIRST CAREER PRO PODIUM Deschambault, QC – Despite some really difficult weather and track conditions, KTM Thor Orange Brigade rider Tanner Ward was able to achieve great success this past weekend at Round 9 of the CMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals. After joining the pro circuit less than 5 weeks ago, Ward leaves Deschambault with his first career pro podium following a 2-2

KTM Canada Press Release | Benoit OUT, Thompson IN

UPS AND DOWNS FOR THE KTM THOR RACING TEAM IN QUEBECCMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals – Round 6 Notre-Dame-Du-Bon-Conseil, (QC) – The highly anticipated Round 6 of the CMRC Series brought his lots of highs and lows for the KTM Thor Racing Team. The first 2017 stop in “La Belle Province” had both Kaven Benoit and Cole Thompson face some different challenges. Please read below for more information. MX1 Rider Kaven

Catching Up with…Eve Brodeur | KTM Canada

Catching Up with…Eve Brodeur | KTM Canada By Billy Rainford We’re just a few days away from round 1 of the 2017 Women’s East MX Nationals at Gopher Dunes. With 3-time and defending champion Eve Brodeur set to go for a 4th title, we wanted to get in touch with her to get her thoughts on what this challenge means to her. Direct Motocross: Hello, Eve. You haven’t really stopped

HOLESHOTS & PODIUMS FOR THE KTM THOR RACING TEAM AT SEASON OPENER

HOLESHOTS & PODIUMS FOR THE KTM THOR RACING TEAM AT SEASON OPENER CMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals – Round 1 Kamloops, (British-Columbia) – The Whispering Pines raceway got to be the host of a positive start for the KTM Thor Race Team. MX2 rider Cole Thompson grabbed a great 2nd place overall after working his way through the pack all day while MX1 rider Kaven Benoit won the Triple Crown Holeshot

THE KTM THOR RACING TEAM IS READY TO RACE

THE KTM THOR RACING TEAM IS READY TO RACE CMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals – Pre-season announcement After getting KTM Canada their 3rd MX2 Championship title in a row in 2016, Cole Thompson will be back with the KTM Thor Racing Team & ready to defend his #1 red plate for the 2017 season. During the Canadian MX off-season, Cole has been racing some AMA Supercross as well as the Costa

PODCAST | Kaven Benoit | KTM Canada

PODCAST | Kaven Benoit | KTM Canada By Billy Rainford   Drummondville, Quebec’s Kaven Benoit impressed everyone last summer when he finished 3rd overall in the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals‘ MX1 class in his rookie season. He headed to Europe for an indoor race this past winter and ended up badly breaking his ankle. Because of his injury, Kaven was unable to get south to train as early as he

KTM READY TO RACE SX MODEL RANGE 2018 ARRIVING IN DEALERSHIPS SOON

KTM READY TO RACE SX MODEL RANGE 2018 ARRIVING IN DEALERSHIPS SOON NEW MODELS ANNOUNCEMENT – 2018 KTM SX MODELS With its 2-stroke and 4-stroke machines, from the KTM 50 SX to the KTM 450 SX-F ultimate powerhouse, KTM offers high quality serial equipment in all of its motocross range. As developed for its factory racing teams, which have won numerous races and championships, including back-to-back AMA 450 Supercross titles

Frid’Eh Update #18 Presented by KTM Canada

Frid’Eh Update #18 Presented by KTM Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #18 of the Direct Motocross Frid’Eh Update this week presented by KTM Canada. In 2017, the #18 belongs to the Vermont rider who we’ve watched come up through the amateur ranks, all the way up to the Pro ranks when he first showed up at Walton Raceway. Dakota Alix is the quiet, no-nonsense rider

The Show Must Go On! | The KTM Jr. SX Challenge

The Show Must Go On! | The KTM Jr. SX Challenge By Billy Rainford When we learned that 10 of the bikes used in the KTM Jr. SX Challenge had been stolen two weeks ago while the Monster Energy AMA Supercross series made its annual stop in Atlanta, we figured it was curtains for the Toronto round the very next week. Here’s the KTM USA Instagram post that went up

KTM ANNOUNCES GROUNDBREAKING 2-STROKE FUEL INJECTION ENDURO MACHINES

  KTM ANNOUNCES GROUNDBREAKING 2-STROKE FUEL INJECTION ENDURO MACHINES NEW MODEL ANNOUNCEMENT – 2018 KTM 250 XC-W TPI KTM is pleased to mark a major global milestone by announcing today that it will unveil the world’s first serial production fuel injection 2-stroke Enduro machines at an official global launch this coming May. The KTM 250 EXC TPI and KTM 300 EXC TPI models will be introduced to the global market