Official! Paturel signs with BOS suspension KTM!
BOS suspension KTM have officially confirmed the signing of Benoit Paturel to their MXGP team.
MX2 GP winner Paturel will join former MX2 world champion Jordi Tixier in what will be a very strong line-up for the team’s inaugural MXGP season.
You can read the announcement, made on Facebook, below:
Always with the aim of perfecting its structure and equipping itself with the best elements, the teamBOS is an assistant to the services of a second pilot of great talent in the person of Benoit Paturel, whose record is rich, among others, of a title of Team World Champion at the motocross of nations in 2016.
“Our new team displays its ambitions”, said Olivier bossard, President and founder of bos suspension. ” after a start at the inaugural Test, with an excellent result that calls for others, we have just recruited Benoit Paturel, whose human and sports qualities will allow him to be very well integrated. I’m sure his adaptation to the queen category will be very fast. Benoit and Jordi know each other and appreciate teamwork, we will need this osmosis to make progress together. “
Benoit Paturel, for his part, is highly motivated by this challenge: “passing in category 450cc is not a small matter, not only on a power, speed and steering plane, but because of the very high general level of our rivals; the challenge is only more interesting! My goal this year will be to get a maximum of experience in these 20 Grand Prix 2018. and why not create surprise by playing the avant!”
Jordi Tixier and benoit paturel, meeting under the banner of team bos, will have the same equipment, a 450 F, equipped with specific suspensions and numerous development pieces BOS suspension.