The inhabitants of central Mattighofen are likely to get used to the sound of construction work over the next year as plans for the KTM Museum are accelerating quicker than a KTM 450 SX-F out of a start gate.
Short after the 20th Erzbergrodeo, we grabbed five minutes with Trial star Taichi Tanaka who tackled the Red Bull Hare Scramble for the final time this year. Here is what the charismatic Japanese ace had to say.
“I have a professional understanding and a professional training that allows me to do my job but I think my biggest strength is that I understand motorcycles and absolutely love them. I grew up around dealers, racing and the industry so I have a feel for it.”