SANTEE, CA – December 23, 2013 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Sidi has proudly teamed up to sponsor the newly announced 2014 FMF/KTM Offroad Racing Team! The seven rider team includes Steward Baylor, Mike Lafferty, Charlie Mullins, Kailub Russell, Ivan Ramirez, and newest additions – Kacy Martinez and Taylor Robert.
The team will compete in multiple national offroad series, led by Team Manager Antti Kallonen, for yet another successful year. Motonation, Sidi’s exclusive North American distributor, has outfitted the team in our signature Crossfire 2 SRS boots.
After healing from a wrist injury this year Baylor will compete for his 2nd national championship in the AMA National Enduro and 1st full season in the GNCC Series – XC1 class.
Lafferty returns to the team for his 20th and final year professional racing. He has plans of tenaciously securing a 9th National Enduro title, of which he is currently tied with Dick Burleson.
Mullins who is signed to a 3 year contract with the KTM team will defend his title from last year’s AMA National Enduro Champion.
Russell, who is also signed to a 3 year contract with the team, plans to defend his championship title in the GNCC XC1 Series
Ramirez will compete in 2014 for his 1st title in the AMA National Hare & Hound Series.
New addition to the team and multi-time WORCS Women’s Champion, Kacy Martinez, will spearhead the Women’s GNCC class for her 1st title. She successfully earned podium in 2 races last season. Also new to team, former WORCS Champion and 2013 ISDE Top American, Taylor Robert will compete on the 350 XC-F in the EnduroCross Series. www.motonation.com