ALEX SALVINI STAYS RED UNTIL 2016
It’s not really breaking news but more confirmation that Alex Salvini will stay with Honda until at least 2016.
The announcement will see further involvement from RedMoto – the official Honda distributer in Italy – in enduro, so good news all round.
Here’s the official word…
RedMoto are pleased to announce that Alex Salvini will stay with Team Jolly Racing Honda RedMoto for 2015/2016. The agreement was recently reached with the rider from Bologna and will see the Vice World Champion and Italian Champion contest the Enduro 2 class.
Salvini has strengthened his ties with Honda by agreeing directly with Egidio Motta – owner of RedMoto – to race the 2015 season on a Honda CRF 450R with Team Honda – RedMoto.
His first competitive outing of 2015 will be at the opening round of the Italian Championship on 21 and 22 February next in Lignano Sabbiadoro.
“I am pleased with this agreement with RedMoto and Egidio Motta to continue on Honda’s CRF 450R. The direct involvement of RedMoto confirms their desire to strengthen and reaffirm the leadership of Honda in enduro with the CRF 450F. I will do everything possible to deliver the results they need. “