Triumph Bikes confirms plans to compete within the prestigious FIM Motocross World Championship in 2024, with a manufacturing facility supported race program beneath an all-new Triumph Racing banner.
This landmark new Triumph Racing Crew has been set-up in partnership with Thierry Chizat-Suzzoni, one of many sport’s most skilled and profitable crew homeowners, who will subject two of Triumph’s all-new 250cc 4-stroke MX bikes within the 2024 MX2 class and can add an entry into the 450cc MXGP class in 2025.
Beneath the brand new Triumph Racing banner, which is able to now cowl all of Triumph’s racing-related actions together with Moto2 and Supersport racing, the partnership between Triumph and Thierry will embody his effectively established and extremely profitable crew construction and amenities. Additional emphasizing the ambition and dedication to win central to this new partnership, Triumph can also be happy to announce that his long-standing Crew Supervisor, Vincent Bereni, will proceed main the crew with a full crew of extremely skilled technical employees, all centered on bringing Triumph to the head of motocross racing efficiency.
The brand new long-term partnership between Triumph and Thierry displays a shared objective and dedication to construct depth and success into Triumph Racing’s strategy to competitors. As part of Triumph Racing’s portfolio of commitments, Thierry and Vincent’s crew will concentrate on the FIM Motocross World Championship – in MX2 and MXGP, along with growth of expertise and expertise to construct Triumph’s future energy in worldwide motocross racing.
Thierry and Vincent’s previous racing document speaks for itself – with over 80 MXGP World Championship victories and an enormous fame for technical and preparation excellence. Backed by Triumph’s in-house motocross design engineering division, which is accountable for the idea and growth of its all-new MX and Enduro bike vary, Triumph Racing is dedicated to constructing its assets and efficiency functionality with world-class data and expertise.
Triumph Racing is predicated at Triumph’s World Headquarters in Hinckley, UK, the place the model’s analysis, design, engineering growth and prototype construct are positioned, and the Motocross World Championship crew might be based mostly at Thierry’s race facility close to Eindhoven in Holland, the place race crew personnel, operations and competitors growth might be housed. Engineering teams on the Triumph manufacturing facility and the race crew are working carefully collectively on constantly enhancing chassis and engine efficiency by way of an intensive testing schedule underway within the USA, UK, and mainland Europe, constructing in the direction of the primary MX2 Grand Prix of the 2024 FIM Motocross World Championship.
Testing of the brand new Triumph motocross and enduro bikes is effectively underway and data on the specs, efficiency traits, and parts of every mannequin might be launched in the end, together with extra information on Triumph Racing’s entry into additional top-tier Championships and classes.
Nick Bloor – CEO, Triumph:
“Our new partnership with Thierry demonstrates Triumph’s long-term dedication to competing on the highest ranges of racing. We share a ardour for delivering world-class efficiency, and the expertise Thierry and his crew deliver will show invaluable in our ambition to make our mark on a really aggressive championship. Our
entry into the FIM Motocross World Championship with a Manufacturing facility supported Triumph Racing crew signifies a landmark second firstly of our new top-tier off-road racing marketing campaign”.
Thierry Chizat-Suzzoni – Triumph Racing Crew Proprietor (MX2 and MXGP):
“Triumph have made a serious dedication to construct an MX bike and go racing within the FIM World Motocross Championship. I’m glad that my crew goes to be the official Triumph Racing Crew in MX2 and MXGP. Nick Bloor and the Triumph Board of Administrators have made their long-term ambitions for the venture very clear and I see an enormous quantity of ardour from everybody on the Manufacturing facility. I’m proud of progress on the bike, it seems nice, has pace on the observe and Vincent and my employees are working with the engineers at Hinckley on constructing it right into a aggressive package deal for entry into the MX2 Championship in 2024. MXGP continues to develop all over the world, I’m very glad to be again and searching ahead to going racing with Triumph”.
David Luongo – CEO, Infront Moto Racing:
“It’s a nice information! Most likely one a very powerful in recent times. Infront Moto Racing will welcome a brand new producer within the MX2 and MXGP World Championship. We’re speaking about probably the most emblematic bike manufacturers on the earth. Triumph will be part of our championship from 2024 with a full program in MX2 and MXGP classes. This can be a essential announcement and is a improbable signal concerning the curiosity and the significance of MXGP within the worldwide motorsport scene. Over the past 20 years, MXGP has been rising and has established globally. With a median of 19 occasions per 12 months, it provides the very best platform for producers to develop their bikes, parts and to promote them worldwide. From Asia to South America, going by way of Europe, MXGP is overlaying all of the totally different markets and is touching many of the off-road followers on the earth. It’s with an awesome satisfaction and pleasure that we welcome Triumph to MXGP and we want them a whole lot of success within the years to return and an awesome competitors with the opposite Manufacturing facility Groups already current!”
Jeremy Appleton – World Racing Supervisor, Triumph:
“The launch of Triumph Racing is a pivotal step in our journey to deliver Triumph to the head of racing throughout a good wider vary of disciplines. Constructing on Triumph’s success as the only engine provider to the Moto2 World Championship and our participation in Supersport racing, the transfer into MX2 and MXGP opens the door on a strategically necessary new chapter in top-tier off-road racing. We effectively know the calls for of World Championship competitors and that’s the reason for forming the partnership with Thierry. Along with Vincent, their strategy to racing and growth of efficiency is spectacular and we’re wanting ahead to constructing the venture collectively and including to the success that they’ve already achieved within the Motocross World Championship”
Ricky Carmichael – World Off-Highway Ambassador, Triumph:
“I’m actually enthusiastic about right this moment’s information. It’s been a very long time coming. Because the begin of this venture with Triumph, I’ve been amazed at simply how laborious everybody has been working. It should not go with out mentioning, the entire R&D and engineering group which were part of the event of the bikes have finished a fully unbelievable job. From the primary levels of the prototypes, I used to be actually taken again at how effectively the efficiency was, since then, being within the UK testing the most recent developments, I can inform you that it has the capabilities of profitable on the highest stage and I personally imagine the riders, from skilled to novice, throughout your entire vary of off-road fashions, will actually like what has been developed!”