For the 2018 Motocross World Championship season, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing and HCS Group’s ETS Racing Fuels have extended their technical partnership.
HCS Group GmbH, a leading international supplier of solutions for high-value hydrocarbon specialties, announced today 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. Robert Jonas, Vice President of KTM Motorsports Offroad, adds: “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.”
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.
Photos: Copyright Red Bull KTM Factory Racing
About HCS Group
HCS Group is a leading international supplier of solutions for high-value hydrocarbon specialties. The Group includes the brands Haltermann Carless, ETS Racing Fuels and EOS. HCS Group has about 500 employees and is headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The company belongs to H.I.G. Europe, a subsidiary of the US private equity company, H.I.G. Capital. For further details please visit www.h-c-s-group.com
About ETS Racing Fuels
The ETS Racing Fuels brand is recognised as an expert fuel development partner for the racing industry. The fuel expert develops, produces, and delivers high performance racing fuels and value-added services to race teams and event organizers worldwide. The fuels are designed in close co-operation with leading engine manufacturers and race teams to meet and exceed all the challenges that come with world-wide racing.
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