MotoAmerica: Anthony Mazziotto III Shines in KTM RC Cup World Finals

Two year streak for youth of MotoAmerica

For the second year in a row, the youth of MotoAmerica shined brightly in the KTM RC Cup World Finals with Americans on the podium in both races at the Circuit van Drenthe in the Netherlands.

Anthony Mazziotto III in KTM RC Cup World Finals
Anthony Mazziotto III was the top scoring MotoAmerica rider in the KTM RC Cup World Finals.Photo Courtesy of MotoAmerica

At the end of the two-day event, October 1-2, Anthony Mazziotto III and 2016 MotoAmerica KTM RC Cup Champion Branden Paasch were second and third in the World Championship.

The third rider in the MotoAmerica contingent was Ashton Yates, the Georgian also having a good showing at Assen with a seventh-place finish in race one despite being under-geared. In race two, Yates showed his speed by running at the front of the pack until crashing out on the sixth of nine laps.

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