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The biggest news to come out of Canadian motocross in a while is the recent signing of multi-time Canadian motocross champion Colton Facciotti to the Honda Canada GDR Troy Lee Designs team for 2014. The results of this deal remain to be seen, but many feel Facciotti is still Canada's best chance to take the MX1 title back from Brett Metcalfe next summer. After a couple injury-riddled seasons, Colton feels he is ready to come back and do just that with his new team. We caught up with him this afternoon to get his thoughts on that and anything else we could think of…
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Read the official Honda Canada Press Release here.
This time of year the news you hear usually wraps around jolly Saint Nick and the Christmas buzz. Well thanks to Gopher Dunes Racing and Honda Canada we have some other news that has our attention. Three time champion Colton Facciotti has just signed a deal with the GDR Honda team for 2014. This was a small shock throughout the industry but the more it sinks in the more most think this is a great move for both sides. have a listen to the podcast I did with both Derek (owner of the team) and Colton and then read on to hear what some industry, old racers, and friends had to say about the deal.
The slopes of Blackjack Ski Resort in Bessemer, Michigan, played host to the second round of the ISOC National snocross schedule. Bitter cold greeted the Christian Brothers Racing team for the Northern Clearing Snocross event December 6-7, 2013. A Friday-Saturday double-header, this race marks CBR's third visit to the Bessemer venue, which again featured a massive track laid out on the slopes of Blackjack Mountain. It is typically one of the largest tracks and longest lap times the team sees during the season.
We are pleased to announce that Troy Lee Designs will be backing the Team Hope Tech Enduro and Downhill racing team for 2014. Both Troy Lee and Fisher are looking forward to supporting the team as they thrive for victory in next year’s season.
Troy Lee Designs / Lucas Oil / Honda's Malcolm Stewart packed up and headed to Switzerland for the 28th annual Geneva Supercross held at the PalExpo Arena. He competed against the likes of U.S. racers Marvin Musquin, Justin Brayton and Wil Hahn, and although he didn't walk away with the crown, he put in solid rides on both nights, heading home with a 10th and 3rd place, respectively.