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2022 ISDE DAY 4: HIGHS AND LOWS FOR U.S.

By Mark Kariya The last half of the 95th FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) began this morning with few surprises. Italy continued to head both the FIM World Trophy (WT) and Junior World Trophy (JWT) while the U.S. extended its lead in Women’s World Trophy (WWT). After trailing Josep Garcia of Spain, Italy’s Andrea […]

2021 ISDE, DAY 1

By Mark Kariya The U.S. World Trophy (WT) team might be the defending champions, but it’s going to be a supreme test to beat Italy’s quartet on home turf as the 95th FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) got underway today. As veteran Taylor Robert of the American team noted, “We all kind of made […]

2021 ISDE PRE-RACE REPORT

By Mark Kariya Though the AMA finalized the makeup of the 2021 U.S. ISDE team competing in the 95th International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) several months ago, circumstances forced a last-minute change to the roster. It actually began last week at round six of the AMA National Grand Prix Championship (NGPC) Series in Preston, Idaho. […]

TAYLOR ROBERT TAKES THE LEAD IN WORCS

KTM’s Taylor Robert swung back to the top step of the podium with the win in the Pro 450 Motorcycle race in the Rocky Mountain ATV MC WORCS Series Presented by Polaris RZR and Dirt Bike event at Honolulu Hills Raceway. Mateo Oliveira won the Pro 250 race, while motocross racer Ryder Difrancesco finished first […]

WORCS 2021, ROUND 2: TAYLOR ROBERT COMES BACK!

Red Bull KTM’s Taylor Robert finally got himself back onto the top step of the Pro 450 podium after winning round two of Rocky Mountain ATV MC WORCS Series Presented by Polaris RZR and Dirt Bike at Canyon MX. Mateo Oliveira won the Pro 250 event, Alex Morgan finished first in Pro-Am and Brandy Richards […]

WORCS GLEN HELEN DOUBLE HEADER

WORCS got back into the business of racing this weekend at Glen Helen with a double header, running rounds four and five back to back. Normally, the schedule calls for two days of racing for each round, but a condensed schedule allowed all classes to have full length races on the six-mile course, and the […]

WORCS RESUMES RACING; SO DOES TAYLOR ROBERT

WORCS became the first off-road motorcycle racing venue in the west to resume racing this weekend with round three of the series near Mesquite, Nevada. It was a challenging event to put together after the scheduled race in Nevada was canceled in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis. “We had to work with the state […]

TAYLOR ROBERT’S CORONAVIRUS WORKOUT

Taylor Robert is stuck at home just like the rest of us. No gyms are open no tracks are running and he’s going a little crazy. Check out his KTM 450XC workout he’s developed to stay fit while he’s waiting out the apocalypse.     View this post on Instagram   No gym? No problem! […]

WORCS ROUND 2 RESULTS

  In WORCS round two  in Taft, California, Taylor Robert earned his second win of the 2020 season–but it wasn’t easy. Despite his record, Robert has more competition than ever in WORCS this year from two riders: RPM Racing’s Dante Oliveira and Precision Concepts/Chaparral Kawasaki’s Zach Bell. Both riders have given Robert fits recently, with […]

TAYLOR ROBERT BACK ON TOP OF WORCS ROUND 1

Taylor Robert started the 2020 WORCS season in grand fashion by winning round one in Primm, Nevada. The expected showdown between Robert and Zach Bell didn’t materialize, although it was shaping up that way at the start. Bell, wearing a new number 100 on his Precision Concepts Chaparral Kawasaki, got the holeshot with Dante Oliveira  […]

KTM’S 2020 OFF-ROAD TEAM: LETTENBICHLER TO US

KTM announced its 2020 FMF Off-road Race Team, which includes Kailub Russell, Taylor Robert, Josh Toth and Mani Lettenbichler. The official release follows. The FMF KTM Factory Racing Team is READY TO RACE into the new year with a very decorated lineup of riders for 2020, including seven-time GNCC Champion Kailub Russell, reigning WORCS and […]

U.S. OFF-ROAD CHAMPIONS, GRAND LIST

Off-road racing in the U.S. is wild and varied. We have deserts, swamps and mountains, and about a dozen different ways to race through them. These are the official champions in the record books who deserve annual recognition. GNCC CHAMPIONS 2019 Kailub Russell, KTM 2018 Kailub Russell, KTM 2017 Kailub Russell, KTM 2016 Kailub Russell, […]

KTM OFF-ROAD VIDEO: 2019 CHAMPIONS

KTM had another amazing season in U.S. off-road racing. Kailub Russell won the GNCC and Full Gas Sprint Enduro titles in the east while Taylor Robert won the WORCS and Sprint Hero titles in the west. Here are some scenes from the season.

ZACH BELL WINS WORCS FINALE

Precision Concept Monster Energy Kawasaki rider Zach Bell continued his recent rampage of Western off-road races with a win in the final  WORCS race in Primm, Nevada. The championship had already been wrapped up by Red Bull KTM rider Taylor Robert, who just returned from his E2 win at the ISDE in Portugal to face […]