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KTM SX: Coming to America 2 | Video

KTM Supercross

With the success and hype around the newly formed JDR/J-Star Motors/KTM AMA Supercross teams first "Coming 2 America" online episode, the second installment of a six part series shown here.

After profiling KTM team rider PJ Larsen in episode one, part two explores the mindset and history of the 18-year-old Australian, Tye Simmonds.

Simmonds has always faced challenges in his life and coming to America for AMA Supercross has been one of the biggest by far.

The 2011 AMA Supercross season also saw the signing of fellow Australian Dan Reardon to the JDR Motorsports family. After a near flawless pre-season training, Dan suffered a knee injury just six days out of Anaheim one, Episode two talks to Dan about this heartbreak and just how long he will need to be back on the bike.

Nathan Ramsey (KTM Supercross Team Manager) says: "I was blown away by how the first episode turned out, I had a bunch of people congratulate myself and the team on it."

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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