Printed on 21 April 2023
Rockstar Vitality Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing and RJ Hampshire will proceed collectively for the subsequent two seasons of the SuperMotocross World Championship (SMX), inclusive of the 2024 and 2025 AMA Supercross and Professional Motocross collection.
Hampshire has signed to stay onboard the Husqvarna FC 250 throughout this newest contract extension. The 27-year-old first joined Rockstar Vitality Husqvarna in 2020, impressing up to now throughout the program to attain three Professional Motocross 250MX total wins, a 250SX Fundamental Occasion victory, and a number of podium finishes throughout each championships.
Regardless of battling varied bodily setbacks within the opening rounds of 250SX West this season, Hampshire holds second place within the standings as he appears to be like to finish the remaining rounds in the very best manner. He additionally stepped as much as the FC 450 on the Daytona Supercross, successful his Warmth race on debut and ending eighth within the Fundamental Occasion.
“I couldn’t be happier to be signed with Rockstar Vitality Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing for an additional two years,” commented Hampshire. “It’s really a blessing to have a staff that believes in me as a lot as I consider in myself. We’ve continued to make progress 12 months after 12 months and all of us attempt to be the most effective we may be. I stay up for getting the Husqvarna FC 250 again on the highest step for years to come back.”
Rockstar Vitality Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing Crew Supervisor, Nathan Ramsey, is worked up to welcome Hampshire again by 2024 and 2025, with the pair firmly setting their sights on difficult for championships throughout the SMX collection on this present season and past.
“Having RJ signal on to experience the FC 250 for 2 extra years with the Rockstar Vitality Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing staff is a big win for all of us,” Ramsey defined. “RJ is a real skilled each on and off the observe, and the truth that he has the guts of a warrior is motivating for each individual on our staff. We’re super-happy to proceed working alongside RJ for the remainder of his spectacular 2023 12 months, in addition to the long run.”
After successful Race 2 and ending runner-up total within the Glendale Triple Crown two weeks in the past, Hampshire and Rockstar Vitality Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing will proceed their Supercross marketing campaign with the 250SX East/West Showdown this Saturday, April 22, in East Rutherford, New Jersey.