Le Touquet is a legendary beach enduro in a chic seaside resort in Northern France. Recently they have introduced a race for modern classic motocrossers and enduro bikes. Sideburn ambassador, Hubert Bastie entered (#99 above). Damn, Snow Quake was awesome [read Hubert's Snow Quake report]. Soon after it was already time to prepare for the Biggest Vintage MX Race in the World - LE TOUQUET VINTAGE! 296 riders on the same starting line. Two heats of 30 minutes plus one lap. Last
Last year was the first edition of the annual Snow Quake deep in the Italian Mountains.
Making the trip with Amaury Cibot was awesome, but for the second edition I convinced my two usual team mates - Max aka Little Breakfast and Old mate Oliver - to make it too. And after that, we would go to the World Rally championship of Monte Carlo on the Saturday. First step - Choose the bike and make some ice tyres Of course Max choose is small black weapon and Oliver his BIG white Roc
Sideburn ambassador and Dirt Quake hero, Hubert Bastie has been included in a photo comp run by 100% goggles, with this photo.
Perhaps you're sick of being asked to vote for strangely-coloured people, but if you're on facebook, please give him your support. Not sure what he'll win, but he doesn't win very often so it would be appreciated.
Here's the link. #HubertBastie #Sideburnambassador #DirtQuake
Sideburn's French ambassador, Hubert Bastie sent tells this great story about his family background... Many of us, DTRA riders, are from a family of racers. The same for me. My dad was born in 1950 in Paris. He rode Husqvarna, Ossa and Bultacos from 1973 to 1983. But I never saw him riding, not e even once (but last year he competed in a Super veteran race, after 33 years of not racing). Why? Because he just stopped everything when my brother came to the world. What did he le