Hometown hero Ryan Dungey put a stop to Ryan Villopoto‘s winning streak, taking the victory before 48,846 supportive fans at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minn. The Red Bull KTM rider from nearby Belle Plaine, Minn., stalked Monster Energy Kawasaki‘s Villopoto for most of the race before taking the lead and winning the 20-lap race by […]
KTM Remembers Kurt Caselli – Video
The sudden and tragic death of Kurt Caselli during this year’s Baja 1000 has had a big impact on the motorcycle community. An immensely talented competitor and champion, Caselli was a rising star in his prime and was destined for greatness. A three-time AMA Hare & Hound champion, WORCS champion, and ISDE gold medalist, Caselli even won a two stages in the Dakar Rally in his first attempt last year.
Indeed, Caselli’s passing can be felt far and wide. If you never had a chance to fully understand what made Caselli not only a great rider, but a better human being, check out KTM‘s touching tribute video below, in which a few members of the KTM family reflect on the life and career of a man whose time was cut entirely too short.
Rest in peace, Kurt. Our thoughts and condolences are with his family, friends, and loved ones.