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Category: People

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#Inthisyear 1934: From car workshop to motorcycle manufacturer KTM

After 80 years of orange company history, we take a closer look at the beginnings in 1934.



On the way up: Moto3 racer Philipp Öttl

On a KALEX-KTM Philipp Öttl starts into the 2014 Moto3 season. We talk to him about his career so far and his goals for 2014.



Block-chipping: The Smith name still ruling off-road

Off-road racing icon Malcolm Smith claims son Alexander is ‘a better rider than I ever was’. We went to meet the father-son racers at their famous Californian dealership.



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Interview of the month: Going big – Roczen talks 450SX

Red Bull KTM Star Ken Roczen talks exclusive about the 450SX class, his new trainer and his life on the US East Coast.



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HSR – Hot socks for Racing!

With a KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R Peter Ubl races the SUPER DUKE Battle and carries out an interesting part time work – he produces tyre warmers. We spoke to the 51 year old German about his job, which is definitively everything but ordinary.



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Debrief Dakar 2014: Review with Alex Doringer

We talk to him just days after KTM’s 13th consecutive win about how tough this year’s race was, the new bike and how he thinks the riders performed.



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Past & present: Heinz Kinigadner on the Dakar

The name Heinz Kinigadner is inextricably linked to the most famous rally race in the world. We took the chance to note some of his views as the 53 year old always proves to have an entertaining and illuminating perspective …



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Brad “The Bullet” Baker rules Barcelona dirt track spectacle!

Barcelona’s Palau Sant Jordi arena shook to the roar of Brad Baker’s KTM 450 SMR and a packed crowd in the Catalan capital as the MotoGP elite awoke from winter slumber with a bang.



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Interview of the month: KTM Rally Team Manager Alex Doringer on the Dakar 2014

Preparation, KTM 450 RALLY, Marc Coma, the team, death of Kurt Caselli, Dakar, start, challenges and the secret to success.



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Interview of the month: Re(ar)view with Philipp Habsburg, Head of KTM R&D

Short before the end of season 2013 we grabbed some precious moments with the man responsible for KTM’s vast array of models and new technology over the last decade – Philipp Habsburg, Head of KTM R&D.