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Torsti Kettula takes the EDRS Pro Nordic MC Super Twin title back to Finland

Both in quantity and quality as well, Finland has always been a major player in the Super Twin Motorcycle category of the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship. But after two consecutive titles for Samu Kemppainen in 2015 and 2016, the championship was then won by riders from America and Denmark. In 2019 Finland bounced back as Torsti Kettula took the title back home, being the second rider from the land of the thousand lakes to win this prestigious championship. Continue reading

Sandro Bellio’s first FIA title, a real family effort

In what was only his third season as the driver of the Danny’s Racing Team Funny Car, Sandro Bellio claimed his first FIA European Top Methanol Championship in 2019. As the whole operation is run by the family, this title was for all a family effort and a reward for many years of hard work. Last but not least, Bellio’s title was also the first FIA European Championship in drag racing for a driver from Belgium. Continue reading

Odd years are Jan Sturla Hegre’s lucky championship numbers

Jan Sturla Hegre claimed the 2015 EDRS Pro Nordic Top Fuel Motorcycle Championship and he repeated that in 2017, so it could barely be a surprise that the Uggerud Bros. rider claimed his third title in 2019. This season the title fight with Thomas Pettersson went down to the wire as Hegre had to win the final run of the season at Tierp Arena to claim the title with a 6-point advantage over the 2018 champion. Hegre did what he had to do, and although it was close all season, the third title for the Norwegian rider was a fact. Continue reading

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