2012 FMF/RPM/KTM Racing Team Maxxis rider line up.
Josh's new ride 450 sxf
Josh Strang – KTM 450 XC. WORCS Pro, Endurocross, XGames Enduro X and Limited GNCC. “Josh is a great addition to the team” says team owner Mike Hurlbert. “We are all very excited to have Josh on our team and look forward to working with Josh to win races and championships”. Strang has decided to take a run at the WORCS series, Endurocross, XGames Enduro X and limited GNCC events. “It will be a new challenge” says Josh Strang. The team and sponsors helped put a great support package together for the 2012 race season”. “This team has produced a lot of race wins and championships in every division they have competed in”. Kacy Martinez – KTM 250 XC F. WORCS Women Pro, Endurocross, XGames Enduro X. Three-time WORCS Pro Woman Champion Kacy Martinez returns to contest for her 4th WORCS Women’s Championship. “I had so much fun last year,” stated Kacy, “I sent team-owner Mike Hurlbert a message right after the final round last year that I couldn’t wait for next season to start again.” “We are so proud of Kacy,” says Hurlbert. “She works hard, she trains and does all of the off track and on track work to be a champion.”
Ivan Ramirez has moved to Temecula to focus on training for the 2012 season
Ivan Ramirez – KTM 450 XC F. WORCS Pro 2, XGames Enduro X, Baja. Ivan won the Mexico National Enduro Lites Championship in 2011 as well as the Pro 2 WORCS rounds at Lake Havasu and Phoenix, Arizona. He also finished 3rd in the Baja 500. Ivan’s performance earned him a sharing position in 2012. Factory FMF/KTM will use Ivan for the Baja 500 and 1000. FMF/RPM/KTM Racing Team Maxxis will have him under the canopy for select WORCS Pro 2 events. “Ivan is a great rider with a really super fun family,” claimed Hurlbert. “He will be a podium contender at every event.” Travis Coy – KTM 350 XC F. WORCS Pro 2, Endurocross. Several podiums in the WORCS Pro 2 events and 3rd in the 2011 championship earned Travis Coy full support for 2012. “Travis has worked really hard,” says Hurlbert. “He trains with Rodney and Lori Smith, as does Kacy Martinez and Josh Strang. Travis, Kacy and Josh will be spending a lot of time together training and riding in 2012 and I am confident Travis will contend for the Pro 2 WORCS Championship.” Says Hurlbert. Bobby Prochnau – KTM 300 XC. XGames Enduro X, Endurocross. Bobby has won 2 Canadian National Enduro Championships. He is always a top 10 Endurocross contender and in 2011 Bobby finished 3rd in the Tennessee Knockout Extreme Off Road race. “Bobby will be a podium contender at Endurocross.” Says Hurlbert. “Working as a logger, Bobby brings logs home from work or takes his bike to logging camp for practice. I call him the David Knight of Canada”, says Hurlbert. Scott Christensen – Long time team manager for FMF/RPM/KTM Racing Team Maxxis, Scott will take care of building and maintaining Josh Strang’s bikes. Scott took care of all the team’s KTM’s for former riders David Kamo, Kyle Summers and has been instrumental in taking care of all team riders and sponsors.