BUD Racing Kawasaki confirms 4-rider roster for World Supercross Championship
The following press release is from BUD Racing:
BUD Racing Rider Lineup for the FIM Supercross World Championship Loaded with Australian and European MX & SX Champions
Five-time French SX champion Cedric Soubeyras and former French and German champion Gregory Aranda will race in the WSX class (450cc)
2019 Australian SX2 champion Chris Blose and nine-time Australian champion Matt Moss will race in SX2 (250cc)
FRANCE – BUD Racing, the French motocross and supercross team responsible for launching the careers of the sport’s most successful French riders, today announced its rider roster for the FIM Supercross World Championship (WSX) rider season . The line-up includes former French SX and European MX champion Cedric Soubeyras and former French and German champion Gregory Aranda racing in the WSX (450cc) class; while Chris Blose, the 2019 Australian SX2 champion and nine-time Australian champion, Matt Moss will be aiming for an SX2 (250cc) championship.
Stacked with some of the sport’s most decorated international riders, BUD Racing enters the WSX season armed with the talent and motivation to fight for a coveted FIM World Championship on a truly global stage.
“These four riders are incredibly versatile, each having success in a variety of racing formats, while bringing extensive international racing experience from Europe and Australia, two of the regions we will be visiting during this pilot season for WSX. “, said Stéphane Dassé, Bud Racing Team Principal. “The opportunity to expand supercross globally and compete for new fans in new countries is hugely motivating for us. We believe we have the talent to not only be competitive, but to win a world championship. , and we are determined to prove it.
The team’s only American rider, Chris Blose hails from Phoenix, AZ and brings over a decade of professional experience to the table at BUD Racing in the SX2 class. Along with extensive experience in the US Supercross Championship, Blose won the 2019 Australian SX Championship.
Joining Blose in the SX2 class is Matt Moss, a Sydney native and one of Australia’s most prominent riders of all time, with nine Australian championships to his name in both supercross and motocross formats. In addition to his dominating record in Australian competition, Moss’ extensive experience includes over a decade through AMA Motocross and the US Supercross Championship, as well as the Motocross of Nations where he stood on the podium in 2011. .