Tony Cairoli KTM 222 number retirement with Infronts Giuseppe Luongo & FIMs Jorge Viegas
MXGP 2021 news

Long-term FIM Motocross World Championship promoters Infront Motor Racing, together with the FIM, have decided to retire the #222 in honor of Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Tony Cairoli who will draw the curtain on a glorious 18-year career at the season-ending Grand Prix of Cittá de Mantova at Mantova on November 10th.

Miguel Oliveira KTM 2021 MotoGP Misano test
2021 IRTA test, Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing and Tech3 KTM Factory Racing extended their workload at the Misano World Circuit Simoncelli and after the Gran Premio Octo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini with the penultimate IRTA test of the 2021 schedule. As well as set-up work for the remaining four rounds of the championship and evaluation of components for 2022 KTM also gave Red Bull KTM Ajo Moto2 stars Remy Gardner and Raul Fernandez their first laps on the RC16 around the Italian circuit.

Jeffrey Herlings KTM 450 SX-F 2021 Sardinia
MXGP 2021 Round 10 of 18, Riola Sardo (ITA)

2021 MXGP ventured into the deep sand of Riola Sardo for the first Grand Prix of Sardegna and Red Bull KTM Factory Racing watched Jeffrey Herlings and Tom Vialle win the MXGP and MX2 classes for the third fixture in a row. The Dutchman and Frenchman both took 1-1 results with their KTM 450 and 250 SX-Fs respectively at round ten of eighteen.

Brad Binder KTM 2021 MotoGP Misano 1 Race
2021 KTM MotoGP, Round 14 of 18, Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli (ITA) – Race

9th position and seven MotoGP championship points were earned by Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Brad Binder at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli today for the Gran Premio Octo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini. The fourteenth round of the season took place in overcast conditions on the Italian east coast.

Remy Gardner Moto2 2021 Misano1 Race
2021 KTM GP Academy, Round 14 of 18, Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli (ITA) – Race

MotoGP ploughed onwards with the 2021 schedule and the Gran Premio Octo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini - round fourteen of the season – saw Moto2 owned by Red Bull KTM Ajo for their tenth success in the category this year. Niccolo Antonelli was runner-up in Moto3™ at Misano.

Brad Binder KTM 2021 MotoGP Misano 1 Qualification
MotoGP 2021 - Round 14 of 18, Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli (SMR)

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Brad Binder was once more the leading KTM representative in MotoGP as the South African registered the 17th quickest lap-time at Misano for the Gran Premio Octo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini.

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