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Interview of the Month: The Race Maker – A chat with Eric Peronnard

We chatted with one of the most influential motorsport organizers still active on the scene today for some insight as to what make a great event.

Héctor Faubel, Mika Kallio & Thomas Lüthi Estoril (POR) 2005

#inthisyear2005: Mika Kallio becomes Vice World Champion in the 125cc class, and KTM dominates the constructors’ championship

In 2005 – ten years ago – Finnish KTM factory rider Mika Kallio became Vice World Champion in the smallest Grand Prix class; on top of this, KTM dominated the constructors’ championship.


DORNA: A packed program

Is there nothing worth watching on television any more? I don’t think so! Check out MotoGP. The hugely expensive broadcasts from DORNA Sports, holder of the TV rights for MotoGP, have been rated as “highly recommended”. We were allowed behind the scenes.

Shaun Simpson KTM 450 SX-F 2015

Shaun Simpson: Doing it the hard way

How MXGP’s top privateer, Shaun Simpson, rose to the position of Grand Prix winner and KTM’s lead athlete in the FIM Motocross World Championship.

Cairoli Pietramurata

#inthisyear1985: Tony Cairoli turns 30 – Still World Champion material

MXGP’s leading star and multi champion Tony Cairoli turns 30 this Wednesday. He here talks about reaching a landmark while still at the very top.

Daniel Sanders (AUS) ISDE 2015 Košice (SVK)

Daniel Sanders: The Aussie Kid who took 90th ISDE by a storm

Australian Daniel Sanders was one of the standout performers at this year’s International Six Days Enduro in Slovakia.

Andrea Migno & KTM RC 125

Andrea Migno about racing with SKY Racing Team VR46 and KTM

Born in Saludecio (Rimini), 19-year-old Andrea Migno started out with minimoto racing at the age of eight before moving on to more serious racing in the SKY Racing Team VR46.

Petr Pilat KTM 250 SX 2015

Interview of the Month: Petr Pilat about backflips, crashes and championships

The KTM BLOG talk to Freestyle star Petr Pilat about how he got into the sport, overcoming injuries and winning championships.

David Knight ISDE Slowakei 2005 © Dario Agrati

David Knight – 10 years on …

Ten years ago David Knight clinched the overall victory at the 2005 International Six Days Enduro held in Slovakia. This year the three-time Enduro World Champion is headed back to Slovakia, having been selected to represent Great Britain in the 90th running of the ISDE in Košice …

Tommy Searle Katar 2015

The Dark Side: Being injured

The KTM BLOG spoke to Red Bull KTM’s Tommy Searle on one of the hardest facets of being a motorcycle racer: injuries. How do racers deal with them mentally? How do they affect their day-to-day lives?