The eighth GP of the year 2015 was held on the track in Villars Sous Ecot, France. On a hard pack ground that has put a strain on, men and bikes, they competed until the last race of the protagonists of the highest expression of the off road champioship. In the class reserved for the under 23, the MX2, we saw Jeffrey Herlings (KTM Red Bull Factory) at the return to the double victory, riding the KTM 250 SXF supported by Athena-GET, won the two heats scheduled for its fourth "double" of the year. Rounding out the excellent day for Athena - GET, Jordi Tixier (Kawasaki KRT MX2) led to his KXF 250 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40 on the third step of the podium. Unlucky Valentin Guillod (Standing Construct Yamaha Yamalube) that, after the peremptory victory of qualifying on Saturday and second place in race 1, in the second run had to do a comeback from last to thirteenth place. Pauls Jonass (Red Bull KTM Factory) finished the GP in fourth position. In the overall of championship, Athena - GET remains firmly in the top four, occupied respectively by Herlings, Guillod, Jonass and Tixier. In MXGP, first career win for the young Frenchman Romain Febvre (Yamalube Yamaha Factory Racing) who scored his first win in the premier class, riding the factory Yamaha 450 equipped with the control unit GP1 Evo and the data acquisition system M40. For him, second and the first place in the two tests. Third on the podium, defending champion Antonio Cairoli (KTM Red Bull Factory) for the third time on the race with the KTM 450 SXF, always supported by Athena-GET.
The world championship motocross race will return in two weeks in Italy, in Maggiora, where the weekend of June 13-14, will be held the ninth GP of the season.