Thomas Kjer-Olsen & Jed Beaton Look Ahead to an Exciting New Season of
FIM MX2 World Championship Competition
February 18, 2019 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Husqvarna Motorcycles are proud to release official imagery of the Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing 2019 MX2 team featuring Thomas Kjer-Olsen and Jed Beaton, together with TC 125 mounted youngster Kay de Wolf.
Placing third in the 2017 and 2018 FIM MX2 World Championship, Thomas Kjer-Olsen is aiming to go even higher in 2019 – his third full season of FIM MX2 World Championship competition. Working hard during the last few months to best prepare for the long season ahead, the Dane is looking forward to the start of the 2019 FIM MX2 World Championship at the impressive Nequen track in Argentina, in March.
Kjer-Olsen will be joined by the Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing MX2 team’s newest recruit Jed Beaton. One of the revelations of the 2018 FIM MX2 World Championship, the young Australian Beaton will contest the 19-round 2019 series aboard the team’s Husqvarna FC 250 machine.
The squad is completed by 2018 FIM Junior 85cc World Championship runner-up Kay de Wolf, who will be making the switch to 125cc class competition aboard Husqvarna’s TC 125 machine. Contesting the 2019 FIM EUROPE EMX125 European Motocross Championship, de Wolf will kick off his EMX125 campaign during the opening round of the series at Valkenswaard on March 30/31.
The 19-round 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship will kick off with the GP of Patagonia in Nequen, Argentina on March 2/3.
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Husqvarna Motorcycles are widely known and respected in the off-road world for a heritage of competition and numerous motocross and enduro world championships. Originally founded in Sweden in 1903, Husqvarna Motorcycles have been designed and manufactured in Mattighofen, Austria since 2013.
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Source: Husqvarna Motorcycles GmbH