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Rockstar Power Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing and RJ Hampshire have introduced that they are going to be persevering with their partnership for the subsequent two seasons of the SuperMotocross World Championship (SMX), which incorporates the 2024 and 2025 AMA Supercross and Professional Motocross sequence.

Hampshire, who has been with the group since 2020, has signed a contract extension and can be driving the Husqvarna FC 250 for the subsequent two years. The 27-year-old has had a powerful efficiency to date with the group, profitable three Professional Motocross 250MX general wins, a 250SX Fundamental Occasion victory, and a number of podium finishes throughout each championships.

Regardless of encountering varied bodily setbacks through the opening rounds of 250SX West this season, Hampshire presently holds second place within the standings and is decided to complete the remaining rounds in the absolute best approach. He additionally had a profitable debut within the FC 450 on the Daytona Supercross, profitable his Warmth race and ending eighth within the Fundamental Occasion.

“I’m thrilled to be signed with Rockstar Power Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing for one more two years,” mentioned Hampshire. “It’s a blessing to have a group that believes in me as a lot as I consider in myself. We now have continued to make progress 12 months after 12 months, and all of us attempt to be the perfect we will be. I sit up for bringing the Husqvarna FC250 again to the highest for years to return.”

Rockstar Power Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing Crew Supervisor, Nathan Ramsey, expressed his pleasure about welcoming Hampshire again via 2024 and 2025 and their purpose to problem for championships throughout the SMX sequence on this present season and past.

“Having RJ signal on to experience the FC 250 for 2 extra years with the Rockstar Power Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing group is a large win for all of us,” Ramsey mentioned. “RJ is a real skilled each on and off the observe, and his warrior spirit is motivating for each individual on our group. We’re thrilled to proceed working with RJ for the remainder of his spectacular 2023 12 months, in addition to the long run.”

Hampshire completed with a thirteenth on the latest mud fest supercross in East Rutherford, taking down Jett Lawrence within the remaining flip combating in podium competition. Take a look at the imaginative and prescient under.