Austrian rider, Lukas Neurauter has agreed a deal with German team, Sarholz KTM for the 2019 season. The deal sees Neurauter focus on the ADAC MX Masters Championship in which he finished tenth in this year – he’ll be hoping for better in 2019. He’ll also contest in selected MXGP World Championship rounds.
The team confirmed the move on social media with the following statement:
Preparations are underway for the outdoor season in 2019. The team are pleased to announce the signing of Lukas Neurauter who was very interesting for the team. The 25-Year-old Austrian will contest in the ADAC MX Masters and selected world championship races on his KTM 450 SX-F for the upcoming season.
“We are absolutely convinced of Lukas and believe that he can make good results at the ADAC MX Masters. With his speed we are convinced he can fight for the podium. We want to work together and have a successful season.” The team commented on the move.
” I look forward to the new task in a new team. Myself and the team hope for a successful season 2019″, Neurauter stated.
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