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  1. MARCHING MOTOGP™ FORWARDS: THANKS POL!

    The Spanish star ends a special four-year arc with Red Bull KTM and after helping the MotoGP project move from the back to the front of the grid. Here’s some of the story…

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  2. Getting in the game: Becoming a MXGP mechanic – Part 2

    Travelling the planet and working with some of the most insanely talented racers to chase world championship glory is a career many would dream of; but just what does it take to become a mechanic for a rider like Jeffrey Herlings or recently crowned FIM MX2 Motocross World Champion Tom Vialle?

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  3. GETTING IN THE GAME: BECOMING A MECHANIC IN MXGP – PART 1

    How do you get to the very top of motocross? Do you have to be a technical genius? Lucky? A boisterous team player? Or well connected? We asked the Red Bull KTM mechanics for their stories...

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  4. DON’T STOP! BRAD BINDER TALKS THE MOTOGP™ LEARNING CURVE

    Among the many stories of the MotoGP year, Brad Binder’s rise from being more than two seconds off the pace in pre-season tests to a race winner is one of the brightest. We asked him about the adjustments he had to make to reach that incredible level…

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  5. The MotoGP™ ‘view’

    What do Pol Espargaro and Brad Binder see and use on their dashboard and handlebars when in full flight with their KTM RC16s in MotoGP? We decided to ask…

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  6. THE HURT GAME: RECOVERING IN MXGP

    Red Bull KTM Factory Racing lost two of their five Grand Prix athletes to injury during the intense and condensed 2020 FIM MXGP World Championship. What happens when Pro racers are forced away from the track? We asked Jeffrey Herlings and Rene Hofer to check in from their sofas…

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  7. 2020 MotoGP™: A MECHANIC’S TALE

    Frantic scheduling, rookie race winners, wildly unpredictable scenes: MotoGP has been a dizzying ride this year but what’s it been like for someone in the depths of a pitbox?!

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  8. SEEING SOME OF THE WORLD ANOTHER WAY

    What happens when a seasoned traveller takes to the back of a motorcycle - a KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE R - for the first time?

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  9. Brad Binder: “It’s the best training tool I’ve ever had”

    This summer KTM injected fresh speed into the KTM 450 SMR and warmed the throttle for a new generation to discover the rasping thrill of supermoto, but for the Red Bull KTM MotoGP™ stars the KTM 450 SMR has always been essential. We asked three Grand Prix athletes to explain how and why a different pair of slicks carries such appeal…

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  10. WORDS FROM A SUPERMOTO MAESTRO

    The arrival of the new KTM 450 SMR prompted us to ask for some recollections from a star rider that helped KTM discover how to make a desirable track tool.

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