Entries by Mark Pater

Herlings strikes again in Turkey with MXGP victory

Afyon drew the MXGP series to the midway point with another outing around the fast, flat and modern facility located on the outskirts of the Afyonkarahisar. Hot sunshine and a light breeze guaranteed stable racing conditions for the hard-pack that was rutty and bumpy in sections and slick in others. Jeffrey Herlings clocked his fifth […]

Jeffrey Herlings victorious in MXGP of Turkey

The Bitci Grand Prix of Turkey and the eighth round of the 2021 FIM MXGP Motocross World Championship reactivated the series after a three week break and Jeffrey Herlings of Red Bull KTM Factory Racing was able to take the victory in the MXGP class. After missing the Grand Prix calendar in 2020, Afyonkarahisar arrived […]

Jeffrey Herlings Second At Belgian International in Mol

Jeffrey Herlings of the Red Bull KTM Factory team finished second during the annual Belgian international at the Keiheuvel in Mol. Herlings came within a smidgen of winning the first race, finishing second. An early crash in race two dropped him way down, and he fought back to fourth. Herlings’ injured shoulder is healing well […]

Jeffrey Herlings on the podium in MXGP of Latvia

Kegums provided a cool, overcast and changeable climate with the sandy terrain – and hard base – proving to be rough, slick and difficult to manage as the motos wore on across the one-day format. Jeffrey Herlings sealed his fourth Pole Position of the season during Timed Practice as the Dutchman again set the pace […]

Jeffrey Herlings injured at home Grand Prix in Valkenswaard

Valkenswaard, Lierop and Assen have all hosted Dutch rounds of MXGP throughout the last two decades, but Oss entered the calendar for its first Grand Prix of the Netherlands since the end of the 1990s. The track featured shallow sandy terrain that roughed-up considerably in the sunny and hot climate. Local hero Jeffrey Herlings came […]

First GP Victory Of The Season For Jeffrey Herlings At Maggiora

Jeffrey Herlings of the Red Bull KTM team clocked his first GP victory of the season at Maggiora in Italy. Herlings finished sixth in the first heat after some problems, but won the rain-soaked second heat to claim the GP. After some good training during the week, Herlings was raring to go. He underlined this […]

Another Podium Spot At MXGP Of Great Britain For Jeffrey Herlings

Jeffrey Herlings of the Red Bull KTM Factory team finished third during the second round of the MXGP world championships at Matterley Basin in England. Herlings finished third in the first heat, and fourth in the final race, earning him a podium call-up for third overall. The track of Matterley Basin was a model of […]

Jeffrey Herlings starts the MXGP season with a podium in Russia

Jeffrey Herlings of the Red Bull KTM Factory team finished on the podium in the opening Grand Prix of the season in Russia. Jeffrey captured the first Pole Position of 2021 when the Dutchman pushed his KTM 450 SX-F to the fastest lap in Timed Practice. Herlings made a so-so start in the first moto […]