Juan Pablo Montoya - the 2000 Indianapolis 500 winner who returned to open-wheel racing after seven years in NASCAR - shares his insights on and off the track with USA TODAY Sports during the season. Montoya, 38, spoke with Jeff Olson after he had some time to reflect on the IndyCar finale.
Nathan Bles calls Bayfield, Ontario, home these days. He is a hard-working rider who is at a crossroads in his Pro motocross career. He has the talent to be a contender but is in need of the support that could see him realize it. Since joining the 2014 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at round 5 at Gopher Dunes, Bles has been busy racing. We had a chat with him to discuss his summer and his future plans.
After eleven years with Honda, Troy Lee Designs announced last week that they had signed a multi-year deal to move to KTM. The agreement will likely see TLD as the factory 250 team beginning in 2016. For next season, though, things will remain the same - TLD will compete in the 250SX West Region and the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. Tyler Keefe has been behind the helm at TLD for nearly five years, serving as team manager. With so many changes coming next season - Cole Seely is leaving as well - we rang up Keefe to see what exactly the change to KTM means and much more.
KTM Enduro Racing Team’s Toby Price has broken new ground in Australia by claiming his fourth Australian Off-Road Championship at Heathcote, VIC, over the weekend. On top of that, the 27-year-old from Maitland has just announced that he’s about to step into the unknown world of rallying – including the notorious Dakar rally – with KTM. MotoOnline.com.au caught up with Toby to get the skinny on everything that’s going down.
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