Finnish racer Juha Salminen announced his retirement from racing at the end of the 2013 World Enduro Championship, capping off a career that included 13 world championships and a record 96 World Enduro Championship wins. Only the great Giacomo Agostini holds more individual motorcycle racing world titles than Salminen with 15. “Enduro as a sport […]
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.