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EURO MOTO NEWS! TEAM PRO CIRCUIT/CLS/KAWASAKI TO SPLIT INTO THREE DIFFERENT MOTOCROSS TEAMS

Cjristophe and Sebastien Pourcel get their own team for the 2012 450 World Championships. TEAM TEAM CP377 The first team is built for the brothers Pourcel and is called ?Team CP377 Monster Energy Kawasaki Pro Circuit.? The 450 GP team becomes Team CP377 Monster Energy Kawasaki Pro Circuit, with Christophe and Sebastien Pourcel as riders and Yann Lozano as manager. Team CP377 Monster Energy Kawasaki Pro Circuit is made possible by its partners including Shot, who will support the team with gear, Distri B…

CARLOS CAMPANO TO GET A CHANCE TO RIDE PHILIPPAERTS WORKS YZ450F IN THE GPs

Carlos Campano. Spain’s first ever FIM Motocross World Champion, Carlos Campano, is to be drafted into the factory Monster Energy Yamaha team to replace David Philippaerts who will miss the remaining three rounds of the 2011 MX1-GP series after undergoing surgery on his broken wrists this week. Campano, who has been steering a YRRD YZ450F kitted machine in the MX1-GP class this year will now transfer into the Italian set-up with the works YZ450FM for events in England (Matterley Basin), Germany (Gaildor…

WORLD MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP: LATVIA IS ANOTHER K-ROC ROUT

Cairoli (22), Desalle (25), Frossard (183, Ramon (11) and Nagl (2) launch off the gate. Cairoli is already in the lead. GP OF LATVIA RESULTS: 450 CLASS 1. Cairoli, Antonio (KTM)…1-1 2. Frossard, Steven (Yam)…2-2 3. Bobryshev, Evgeny (Hon)…3-3 4. Goncalves, Rui (Hon)…7-4 5. Philippaerts, David (Yam)…5-5 6. Nagl, Max (KTM)…4-10 7. de Dycker, Ken (Hon)…6-9 8. Ramon, Steve (Suz)…10-6 9. Desalle, Clement (Suz)…8-8 10. Leok, Tanel (TM)…12-7 11. Guarneri, Davide (Kaw)…11-12 12. Boissiere,…

WHAT A SHOCKER! IS CHAD REED GOING TO THE EUROPEAN GP’S in 2012?

Yep, you read that right. Chad Reed has been offered a chance to return to the FIM World Championships in 2012? This rumor has been around for awhile, but it wasn?t until Chad confirmed it on his twitter page that it was reportable. It is unlikely that Chad will take the deal, although at one time he did say that he would like to return to the GPs?which is where he got his start (outside of Australia). Given that Chad is paying his own way (with works parts from Team Honda) at the 2011 AMA Nationals, it…

BEN TOWNLEY TO MISS THE START OF THE 450 WORLD MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIPS THIS WEEKEND

Ben Townley will not be starting at the first 450 motocross GP of the season in Bulgaria this weekend because of pre-season injuries he sustained. Here are his thoughts on the eve of the Grand Prix opener. Ben, how do you feel at the moment? Ben: Good and bad, because I can?t race at the moment and that’s tough. But it’s nice to be back with the team, I?m involved in a strong team with a good group of people. I spend two weekends with the team in Hawkstone Park and a French championship round, they are …

JOHN BASHER’S RACE PHOTOS FROM SUNDAY AT THE ITALIAN GP:

By John Basher     Day two is complete and I managed to live through the Italian GP. I?m satisfied in saying that I didn?t see any Giuseppe Luongo hired snipers hiding on the hills, although a good sniper is never spotted anyway. I?m glad that I escaped the lion’s den.     The day was full of incredible racing in both classes, and the results were rather surprising. Hometown favorite Antonio Cairoli failed to finish either moto, while Marvin Musquin was beaten soundly by Ke…