Round 7: GP of Great Britain - Matterley Basin - 24.05.2015
The circus of motocross world championship has moved in Great Britain, for the seventh round of the 2015 season and did mark the beginning of the second part, of three, with exciting challenges. Located in Winchester, about 120 kilometers southwest of London, the British track has held on stage the best expression of the motocross in the world. In MX2 class Valentin Guillod (Standing Construct Yamalube Yamaha) has scored his second consecutive victory in a Grand Prix of world championship motocross, after the success obtained in Spain two weeks ago. Also this time, the Swiss man, rode with his Yamaha equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. Behind him, Jeffrey Herlings (KTM Red Bull Factory) that, riding the KTM 250 SXF supported by Athena-GET, it took the second place in the ranking of the day. Third place went to Jordi Tixier (Kawasaki KRT MX2) that led his KXF 250 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system on the M40, on the World Championship podium. In MXGP second consecutive victory this season for the reigning world champion Antonio Cairoli (KTM Red Bull Factory) that once again was in a race with the KTM 450 SXF, always supported by Athena-GET. Clement Desalle (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy), competing with the data acquisition M40 Athena - GET ranked second place only for a single score from Cairoli. Third position for Romain Febvre (Yamalube Yamaha Factory Racing) who scored his first win in a moto of the world championship motocross MXGP class, riding the factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40
The world championship motocross moves directly in France, in Villars sous Ecot, where, during the weekend of May 30 - 31 will be held the eighth GP of the season
Guillod win a GP for the first time in his career, Herlings "only" second. In the MXGP, Cairoli swapped the 350 with the 450 and won at the first attempt.
Round 6: GP of Spain - Talavera de la Reina - 10.05.2015
The circuit "Cerro Negro" of Talavera de la Reina located about 120 kilometers from Madrid (Spain) hosted the sixth GP of the 2015 world championship motocross. In the MX2 class was Valentin Guillod (Standing Construct Yamaha Yamalube) to win its first overall GP with the victory in moto 2, and after taking sixth place in the first race aboard his Yamaha equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. Defending champion Jeffrey Herlings (KTM Red Bull Factory) riding the KTM 250 SXF supported by Athena-GET, took second place. For him, a fall in the second moto, after the victory in Race 1, which forced him to comeback without being able to fight for another victory. Jordi Tixier (Kawasaki KRT MX2) led to his KXF 250 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40, third overall with a smooth conduct of the race: second and fourth in the two motos. In MXGP returned to the victory, after seven GP, for the reigning champion Antonio Cairoli (KTM Red Bull Factory) that this time rode a KTM 450 SXF, always supported by Athena-GET, instead of the usual 350. A good choice, for the best result . Clement Desalle (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy), competing with the data acquisition M40 Athena - GET ranked fourth overall, close to the podium. After the second place in moto 1, in the second moto he goes down, and was forced to recovery. His comeback stopped in fifth place. The Belgian is in second position in the championship standings followed by Antonio Cairoli, eighteen points behind the competitor.
The motocross world championship stops for two weeks and will be back on race in England where, Sunday, May 24, on the circuit of Matterly Basin, will be held the seventh round of eighteen scheduled.
Round 5: GP of Europe - Valkenswaard - 26.04.2015
The fifth race of the 2015 season has been archived on the Eurocircuit Valkenswaard in Holland. The black sand of the Netherlands welcomed the stars of the Motocross world championship 2015 which found variable weather conditions, according to Dutch tradition. In the MX2 is back strongly to victory, the Dutchman Jeffrey Herlings (Red Bull KTM Factory) who brought his KTM SXF 250 supported by Athena-GET to the sixth consecutive win on home soil. In second place was Jordi Tixier (Kawasaki KRT MX2) who riding his KXF equipped with the control unit GP1 EVO and the data acquisition system M40 has finished on the podium for the second consecutive time. In the MXGP class, was Clement Desalle (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy), in competition with the data acquisition M40 Athena - GET, to win the third place of the podium managing to limit the trouble on land not congenial to him. Day to forget for Antonio Cairoli (Red Bull KTM Factory). The defending champion, on race aboard his KTM SXF 350 supported by Athena-GET, in the first moto suffered a fall that forced him to sign a dnf because of the damage reported of his bike. In race two he had to settle for seventh place after running with a problem in his left hand that did not allow him to ride as always his KTM.
The world motocross championship stops for a week and will be back on race in Spain where, Sunday May 10, on the circuit of Talavera De La Reina, will be held the sixth round of eighteen scheduled.
Desalle always MXGP leader, Cairoli won a moto. Herlings fought for the victory, but finished second. Tixier in the third position.
Round 4: GP of Trentino - Arco (Pietramurata) - 19.04.2015
The fourth GP of the season signed the return to Europe of the motocross world champioship. In the top class (MXGP), Clement Desalle (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy), racing with the data acquisition Athena - GET remains championship leader after the third place overall of the day. Second place on the podium for the defending champion Antonio Cairoli (Red Bull KTM Factory) who brought his KTM SXF 350 supported by Athena-GET just one point from the top of the overall standings. In MX2 class, Jeffrey Herlings (Red Bull KTM Factory) could return to victory after a dnf of first moto at last GP in Argentina and instead, riding his KTM SXF250 supported by Athena, had to settle for the silver medal due the result of second moto, after closing the GP with same score of the winner. Great return to competition after miss one-match for Jordi Tixier (Kawasaki KRT MX2) who won the third position after a close race riding his KXF equipped with the control unit GP1 and the data acquisition system M40 .
The world motocross immediately moves to Holland where, on the circuit of Valkenswaard, next Sunday will be held the fifth round of seventeen.
Ferrandis wins for the first time. Herlings unlucky. Desalle always MXGP leader, Cairoli convincing.
Round 3: GP of Argentina - Neuquen - 29.03.2015
It was the circuit of Neuquen in Argentina, to host the third round of the world championship motocross 2015. Patagonia welcomed the protagonists in a dream location with a great audience. Jeffrey Herlings (KTM Red Bull Factory) was to be once again the man to beat but this time, riding his Factory SXF250 supported by Athena was unlucky. On the first lap of the first moto he had to retire for a fall due to a contact with an other rider. In the second moto, we saw the "usual" Herlings who dominating from the first to the last meter the race and able to keep the red plate of championship leader. The overall victory went, for the first time in his career, to Dylan Ferrandis (Kawasaki KRT MX2) that led to the top step of the podium the ECU GP1 EVO and the data acquisition system M40. Second place of the day for Pauls Jonass (Red Bull KTM Factory) and third step of podium for Jeremy Seewer (Suzuki Rokstar Energy Europe). In MXGP, first race victory this season forClement Desalle (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy), racing with the data acquisition Athena - GET. Clement still championship leader thanks to the third place in race 2. Third at the end of the day was Antonio Cairoli (Red Bull KTM Factory) who rode very well his KTM SXF 350 supported by Athena-GET.