STEFAN EVERTS BECOMES KTM MOTOCROSS DIRECTOR
In a coup for KTM, CEO Stefan Pierer and Motorsport Directors Pit Beirer and Heinz Kinigadner announced Saturday at the 60th Motocross of Nations at Matterley Basin in England that ten times World Champion and 2006 MX1 supremo Stefan Everts will become Racing Director of the Motocross division for 2007.
The company trust that Everts? experience in an eighteen year career with ten World Championships and 101 Grand Prix victories will be an enormous asset in their quest to succeed in both MX1 and MX2. The World Champion retired after a clean sweep at the Motocross of Nations and will begin the next phase of his career at the end of the calendar year.
Mr Pierer and Mr Beirer also commented that the MX3 wing of the Motocross effort will be run from current manager Jacky Martens Belgian team but only with factory supported material.
Pit Beirer, KTM Motorsport Director:
Stefan Pierer, CEO: