Red Bull KTM Factory Racing and HCS Group’s Racing Fuel brand extend technical partnership
HCS Group GmbH, a leading international supplier of solutions for high-value hydrocarbon specialties, announced that its ETS Racing Fuels brand has extended its long-term technical partnership with Red Bull KTM Factory Racing for the upcoming Motocross World Championship (MXGP) 2018 season.
“We are very excited to continue our successful technical partnership with Red Bull KTM Factory Racing,” says Yann Labia, Motorsport products manager at HCS Group.
“We are very pleased to continue our successful relationship with ETS Racing Fuels. Together with ETS engineers we were able to develop special blended premium fuels that ideally suit our engine and racing requirements and thus help us to significantly increase our bike performance,” said Robert Jonas, vice president of KTM Motorsports Offroad.
In recent years, several KTM riders have won world titles using specially blended ETS Racing Fuels. The MXGP championship will take place in 19 rounds around the world on three continents – from South America to Europe and Asia. With two rounds now completed, the team currently leads both MXGP and MX2 classes with a clean sweep of moto victories for the Austrian manufacturer so far.
ETS Racing Fuels and Red Bull KTM Factory Racing have enjoyed a technical partnership for many years starting with the American AMA championship in 2012 and the MXGP since 2013. The fuel expert develops, produces and delivers high-performance racing fuels and value-added services to race teams and event organizers worldwide.