Americans Put In Strong Showing At Dakar Rally

Americans Put In Strong Showing At Dakar Rally

Cyril Despres won his fifth Dakar Rally over the weekend, solidifying his stance as one of the premiere marathon racers of his generation. Despite the Frenchman’s overall dominance, several Americans were able to separate themselves from the pack and make some waves in the long-distance competition. Kurt Caselli made his mark in the seventh stage […]

KTM Looks Ahead To The Dakar Rally

KTM Looks Ahead To The Dakar Rally

One of the world’s most exciting outdoor races will kick off January 5 when the Dakar Rally begins in South America.

KTM Announces SCORE/Baja 500 Team

Kurt Caselli winning the 2012 Hare and Hound Lucerne Valley race - Photo: Mark Kariya

KTM Motorsports is excited to announce its rider line-up for the Factory FMF/Bonanza Plumbing/KTM/Baja Team that will compete in the 44th Annual running of the Tecate SCORE/Baja 500 event held in Ensenada, Mexico June 3-5, 2012. The number 7X KTM 450 XC-F race machine will start the race in the hands of team leader Kurt […]

Cyril Despres Wins Dakar

It was a back-and-forth race between Cyril Despres and Marc Coma, but in the end it was Despres who won the prestigious Dakar Rally for the fourth time in his career. Coma had the lead going into the next-to-the-last stage of the competion, but got lost while riding through sand dunes. That likely cost Coma […]

Paulo Goncalves Hit With Six Hour Penalty After Controversial Move By Cyril Despres

Team Husqvarna’s hopes in the Dakar rally are all but over after the governing body behind the race handed out a massive penalty to one of its riders. Penalties are a pretty big part of Dakar, and even top riders like Marc Coma and Cyril Despres have been slapped with 15-minute violations during the race. […]