Athena - GET is MXGP World Champion with Romain Febvre and European Champion EMX250 with Nick Kouwenberg. In MX2, Jonass still in fight for the title.
Round 16: GP of Netherlands - Assen - 30.08.2015
GP number sixteen of the 2015 season was held on artificial track in Assen, Holland. Housed within the prestigious racetrack where you usually do "stage" of Moto GP, the sandy bottom has hidden a lot of pitfalls to all the top riders of the motocross world championship. In MXGP, day to remember for the colors Athena - GET. Romain Febvre, riding his Yamaha 450 factory equipped with the control unit GP1 EVO and the dataacquisition system M40 was graduated World Champion on the top class, MXGP. The French, in the first year of stay in the best class, has managed to clinch the overall victory by demonstrating superiority over its opponents at every opportunity. Febvre, closed the GP in second place. To the podium, third on the overall, even the Dutchman Glen Coldenhoff (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy) in the race with the data acquisition system M40. In the MX2 class, the Latvian Pauls Jonass riding his KTM SXF 250 Red Bull Factory supported by Athena - GET and promoted to "captain" of KTM squad after the injury which eliminated prematurely Jeffrey Herlings from the fight for the championship, arrived in Holland with the red plate of overall leader's well anchored on his KTM SXF 250 Factory. After a very clever first moto, where he finished in second place, Pauls was the victim of a fall at the start of race 2 that has compromised the second moto. In fact, in a contact between the bikes were involved in the fall, his bike was damaged and the Latvian rider had to put in place a comeback from last place that ended with the thirteenth final position. With the scores obtained, Jonass remains in second place in the championship thirteen point less of the leader of the general, and remains fully on fight for the title that will be assigned overseas races scheduled for the weekend of 13 and 20 September in Mexico and USA. Close to the podium, fourth in overall, ended the GP, the Belgian Julien Lieber (Standing Construct Yamaha Yamalube) who, with his Yamaha YZF 250 equipped with the control unit GP1 EVO and the data acquisition system M40, came close to the "medals zone ".
In EMX 250, JTech Honda rider Nick Kouwenberg won the European EMX250 Championship, using our GET GP1 Evo ECU.
The world championship motocross races will return in two weeks in Mexico, in Leon, where the weekend of september 12-13, will be held the seventeenth and penultimate GP of the season.
Round 15: GP of Lombardia - Mantova - 23.08.2015
Initially planned in Brazil, the GP n. 15 of the motocross world championship season 2015 was held on the circuit "Tazio Nuvolari" in Mantova. On a summer weekend, but not characterized by the torrid heat of the last week, only the two classes that are preparing to give the world championships titles on the hands of the best riders, was allowed to race. In MX2, the situation of the general classification is virtually unchanged compared to the previous race because Pauls Jonass was able to reach the third step of the podium but with the same score of his rival for the world championship crown. Latvian rider kept on his KTM SXF 250 Red Bull Factory supported by Athena - GET always with four-point lead over closest rival. Close to the podium, fourth overall, finished the race Benoit Paturel (Kemea Yamaha Yamalube) with his Yamaha YZF 250 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. The Frenchman was followed by Valentin Guillod (Standing Construct Yamaha Yamalube) that because of some mistakes in the race has lost points against Jonass and will have to fight to stay in the race for the world title. In MXGP, only mathematics separates Romain Febvre from winning the world championship of the highest category. The rider of Team Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube won both heats aboard his factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. With the points conquered he brought to "101" his lead in the overall standings. The French man simply do not lose points from his pursuer, in the next race, and will win the title two races before the end of championship. Behind him the teammate Jeremy Van Horebeek (Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube) always in racing with the factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40.
First race in MXGP for the Massignani Racing Team with Federico Bracesco in MXGP and Giuseppe Tropepe in MX2. Great compliments for “BRAC” that took one of the leading places at the start, thanks to our Kit Stage 1, overtaking most of the top class best riders.
The world championship motocross moves directly in Holland, in Assen, where, during the weekend of august 29 - 30 will be held the sixteenth GP of the season
Febvre increasingly leading the MXGP. Guillod: weekend to forget. Jonass new leader of the MX2, Petrov first career podium.
Round 14: GP of Belgium - Lommel - 02.08.2015
Fourteenth race of the season: the hell of sand of Lommel welcomed the challenge of world championship under a summer sun worthy of the best holiday season in Southern Europe. The feared Lommel circuit, characterized by a deep sand that makes it unique in its kind, this time has put a strain on all the protagonists. In the MX2 class the news comes by the hands of Pauls Jonass, able to get twice second among the sand dunes Dutch but above all capable of grabbing an unexpected red plate as leader of the class. The Latvian rider led on his KTM SXF 250 Red Bull Factory supported by Athena - GET, the red plate that until now had been firmly in the hands of teammate Herlings, however, forced the surrender of an injury. Behind him third overall, it ranked Petar Petrov (Kawasaki KRT MX2), the Bulgarian who replaced the injured Dylan Ferrandis. Petrov took his KXF 250 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40 in third place signing his first appearance in his career on the world podium. Race to forget for Valentin Guillod (Standing Construct Yamalube Yamaha) that due to some mistakes in race one and a technical problem in race 2 has lost ground against Jonass and Gajser. In the premier class, the MXGP, was Romain Febvre (Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube) to carry on the podium (third overall) his factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. French ranked twice in third place, retaining the lead of the championship with a great advantage over most immediate pursuers. Of note, the absence of the riders of the Red Bull KTM Factory team MXGP, all forced to surrender due to various injuries.
The world championship motocross races will return in three weeks in Italy, in Mantova, where the weekend of august 22-23, will be held the fifteenth GP of the season
Round 13: GP of Czech Republic - Loket - 26.07.2015
It was a weekend of races characterized by the wind that swept powerfully the circuit "Serpentine" in Loket, the GP number thirteen of the season 2015. But the east wind failed to wipe out the strength of Athena - GET riders that on this occasion was invoked to reach the maximum results: the victory. In the premier class was once again the leader Romain Febvre (Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube) to show his talent, reaching his second double success of the season increased his lead in the overall standings. The French, led the race in the factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 EVO and the data acquisition system M40. The third step of the podium instead, was occupied by Clement Desalle (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy) which is back in the race after five races stop, and as always, led the race with data acquisition system M40 by Athena - GET. Fourth of the day, the teammate of Desalle, Kevin Strijbos (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy) was also in the race with the data acquisition system M40 by Athena - GET. Fifth overall, the other Belgian Jeremy Van Horebeek (Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube). In the minor class, the MX2 class, the victory went into the hands of Valentin Guillod (Standing Construct Yamalube Yamaha) who took second place in the championship but, virtually, is the new leader because Jeffrey Herlings was the victim of an injury and will be forced to miss all the races still scheduled. Excellent race of his teammate Pauls Jonass (Red Bull KTM Factory) who led his KTM supported by Athena GET ranked second overall in the day. Rounding out the podium "signed" by Athena GET, Jordi Tixier (Kawasaki KRT MX2) that led to his KXF 250 equipped with the Athena mechanical parts, control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40 on the third step.The world championship motocross moves directly in Belgium, in Lommel, where, during the weekend of august 1 - 2 will be held the fourteenth GP of the season.
Romain Febvre extend his lead in the standings. Cairoli impressive. Herlings is absent and Pauls Jonass took second place
Round 12: GP of Latvia - Kegums - 12.07.2015
The twelfth GP of 2105 was held on "Zelta Zirgs" of Kegums, in Latvia, about fifty kilometers from the capital Riga. Tough weather conditions characterized the whole weekend with a heavy rain that opened the race day. The sandy soil has stood up well, but the riders have found a tough track that highlighted their features. In the MX2 class the news of the day was the absence of the overall leader Jeffrey Herlings, injured in the GP of Sweden last week and forced to miss the game due to injury reported to the little finger of the left hand. Worthy substitute of the Dutchman, was home rider Pauls Jonass (Red Bull KTM Factory) who led his KTM supported by Athena GET ranked second overall in the day. Almost podium instead, for Jeremy Seewer (Rockstar Energy Suzuki Europe) who finished the race in fourth position. In MXGP instead, first GP victoryfor the Dutchman Glen Coldenhoff (Rockstar Energy Suzuki Europe) which used during the race, the data acquisition system M40 by Athena - GET. Third place of the day for Romain Febvre (Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube) that continues to lead the standings riding the factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. Fourth overall for Kevin Strijbos (Suzuki - Rockstar Energy) that once again used during the race, the data acquisition system M40 by Athena - GET. Performance at top level by Antonio Cairoli (KTM Red Bull Factory) always riding his KTM 450 SX-F supported by Athena - GET. The defending champion, although without training after one month later the injury occurred in Maggiora, has managed to finishing twice in fourth position, fifth overall. The Breaking on his left arm did not allow to make the best performance, but TC222 never ceases to surprise all the fans.
The world championship motocross race will return in two weeks in Czech Republic, in Loket, where the weekend of july 25-26, will be held the thirteenth GP of the season.