SX International Publicizes 4 of Ten Unique Race Groups
SX International, the Australian firm spearheading the FIM World Supercross Championship (WSX), in the present day introduced 4 of the ten unique workforce licences it can challenge for its inaugural international championship.
Producer participation within the sequence is robust with as much as six represented within the FIM World Championship. The 4 groups embody American-based MotoConcepts Honda and Pipes Motorsports Group, together with France’s Bud Racing Kawasaki and GSM Yamaha.
A mannequin unprecedented in supercross but utilised amongst the vast majority of thriving sports activities leagues and motorsports sequence around the globe, WSX options an unique workforce possession construction that permits every workforce to extend its worth over time, whereas additionally enabling a bunch of business alternatives on international and regional ranges for worldwide and native occasions.
This distinctive mannequin, mixed with SX International’s allocation of $50 million particularly for workforce and rider help over the Championship’s first 5 years, has pushed widespread curiosity for the coveted 10-team allotment, as evidenced by greater than 40 possession functions submitted from suitors throughout the globe.
Over the approaching weeks, all ten groups will likely be introduced, however listed below are the primary 4.
On the helm of the MotoConcepts Honda workforce is profitable businessman, Mike Genova, who runs one of many high groups collaborating within the AMA Supercross championship in the US. Usually performing properly within the sequence, Genova is a mainstay within the supercross world and at present works with gifted riders, together with Vince Friese and Justin Brayton.
Pipes Motorsports Group
Led by Dustin Pipes, who brings an intensive background in AMA Supercross and Motocross competitors each as an athlete and workforce supervisor with Twisted Tea/HEP Motorsports, the Pipes Motorsports Group is supported by the facility of Suzuki Motor Firm in Japan and the ambition of bringing supercross racing to a really international stage.
Bud Racing Kawasaki
Bud Racing Kawasaki is likely one of the most devoted workforce within the GP paddock (since 2007), current within the World class and European Championship, that includes a number of the sports activities hottest up-and-coming riders. As workforce principal, Dassé has amassed a protracted checklist of accolades, enjoying a key position in growing a number of the most profitable racers within the recreation, together with Marvin Musquin, Gautier Paulin, and Dylan Ferrandis.
Supported by Yamaha France, Guidetty’s workforce is certainly one of two French racing groups collaborating within the FIM World Supercross Championship. A outstanding supercross and motocross rider himself, Guidetty and the GSM Yamaha workforce are the present French Supercross Champions.
This workforce announcement is only one of many ongoing improvement efforts that may proceed to raise and solidify the FIM World Supercross Championship. The worldwide sequence will function the richest championship prize purses within the sport’s historical past, with a complete of $250,000 up for grabs at every spherical.
The FIM World Supercross Championship will yearly happen within the second half of the 12 months, together with as much as 4 occasions in 2022, from late September by means of November. 2022 will function a “pilot” season, permitting the championship to ascertain itself and construct momentum going into 2023.
From 2023, and subsequent years, will see the FIM World Supercross Championship broaden yearly between June and November, with as much as twelve occasions in 2023.
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