New season and new three rider line-up for Honda Racing RedMoto World Enduro Team with Davide Guarneri in E1, Thomas Oldrati in E3 and Emanuele Facchetti in the Juniors.

Guarneri will ride the new CRF250R 4T, Oldrati  the CRF450RX 4T and Facchetti the CRF250R in the Juniors at this weekend’s Italian Championship season opener in Passirano, near Brescia.


Honda REdmoto Team 2018 Davide Guarneri portrait Enduro21 560

Photo Credit: Dario Agrati

Guarneri won the E1 Italian title in 2017 (this year the E1 will be the 250 4T class) and starts confident the new season on the all-new RedMoto Honda CRF250R Enduro: “In recent tests I have been fast and I got a good feeling with the new bike. I’m confident and ready to face the race, but I know that I’m going to deal with strong rivals and it will not be easy to be among the first.”


Honda Redmoto Enduro Team Launch 2018 Oldrati Enduro21 560

Photo Credit: Dario Agrati


Thomas Oldrati won his seventh Italian title in 2017, in E3, and debuts with Redmoto Honda and the CRF450RX Enduro in Passirano: “This year is full of changes for me. I feel good both with the new bike and with the team and this is really important to face the season. During the winter training I worked hard on my fitness with my trainer Alex Belometti and the technical part with Tullio Pellegrinelli.”


Honda Redmoto 2018 team Emanuele Faccetti Enduro21 560

Photo Credit: Dario Agrati


Like Oldrati, Emanuele Facchetti is the second new rider for Redmoto in 2018: “I’m happy to start the season close to home with an Enduro Sprint race. I have a great feeling with my Honda-RedMoto CRF 250R Enduro: I hope to get a good result.”

Round one of the Italian Championship in Passirano will begin on Saturday night at 18.30 with the prologue test. On Sunday the Sprint Enduro race with have five different special tests over four laps.



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Jon Pearson
Enduro21 Editor and Bike Tester