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Kirk Gibbs joins Honda Racing for 2021 Motocross season

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Kirk Gibbs joins Brett Metcalfe in the MX1 for 2021 on a motocross only deal. Photo: Marc Jones
The championship winning Factory Honda Motocross Team today has announced its 2021 line up ahead of the all-new Pro Motocross Championship.

Australian Champion Kirk Gibbs will compete alongside Brett Metcalfe in the MX1 class. Kirk Gibbs, the two-time MX of Nations Australian representative is excited to join the championship winning team on a motocross only contract.

‰ÛÏYou are always aware of what your competition is doing, and Honda have won many championships and many more races and after three days of testing with the team I can see why,‰Û
Brett Metcalfe will be back for his fourth year with the Honda team. Photo: Marc Jones
The team has also resigned Emma Milesevic to race in the Women‰Ûªs Motocross Championship and Kyle Webster to compete in the MX2 class and the 2019 runner up champion can‰Ûªt wait for the revamped Pro Motocross Championship to start.

‰ÛÏRacing the M-X-OPEN was great and winning was a bonus but I can‰Ûªt wait for the all new PROMX championship to start. The factory Honda Team has developed a powerful and competitive 250 and I can‰Ûªt wait to race it again‰Û
2019 MX2 runner up Kyle Webster will spearhead the Honda;'s MX2 effort. Photo: Marc Jones
The team will make further announcements regarding sponsors and its Australian supercross team over the coming weeks.

Tony Hinton, Honda Australia‰Ûªs General Manager of Motorcycles concluded,

‰ÛÏWe look forward to racing with all three riders in the new PROMX championship on our race winning CRF range. We are working closely with the factory and we will be prepared for round 1 in April. I wish everyone a safe and happy new year and all of the best with their respective racing‰Û
(LtoR) Gibbs, Metcalfe and Webster. Photo: Marc Jones

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