Red Bull KTM Factory Racing is the manufacturer team of KTM brand (KTM Factory Racing) which are the youngest motor bike brand that joining in and competes in MotoGP. However, they’re well known and quite success in others motorsports, such as FIM Motorcross World Champion, MXGP, Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, etc.
In MotoGP class, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing was first introduced their bike in 2016 Austrian GP (10th round of 2016 MotoGP season). Then they officially participate in MotoGP race in the next round with their test rider Mika Kallio wildcard entry for the 2016 Valencian GP. Later the team signed Pol Espargaro & Bradley Smith in the end of the 2016 season, and Bradley Smith stayed until 2018.
Even though KTM Factory Racing is still fresh among the top teams in MotoGP, they managed to have all 3 teams in all class; Red Bull KTM Factory Racing – premier class MotoGP; Red Bull KTM Ajo – Moto2 & Moto3.
2019 MotoGP Riders:
- #44 Pol Espargaro 🇪🇸 World Champion: 1x Moto2, Grand Prix victories: 15x (10x Moto2 | 5x 125cc), Podium: 45x (1x MotoGP | 23x Moto2 | 21x 125cc)
- #5 Johann Zarco 🇫🇷 World Champion: 2x Moto2, Grand Prix victories: 16x (15x Moto2 | 1x 125cc), Podium: 47x (6x MotoGP | 30x Moto2 | 11x 125cc)
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