Mark Barnett - “The Bomber” as he was nicknamed, was the image of physical toughness on his way to four National Championships. He ended up signing the first one million dollar contract with Suzuki before moving on to Kawasaki.
- Premieres 11/23/08 at 6:00pm (ET)
- Re-Airs 11/25/08 at 2:00pm (ET)
Torsten Hallman -The 4-Time World Champion was a pioneer for the sport in many ways. From helping bring the European sport of motocross to America, to developing and importing specialty mx riding gear, Torsten Hallman was one of the most influential riders of all time.
- Premieres 11/23/08 at 6:30pm (ET)
- Re-Airs 11/25/08 at 2:30pm (ET)
“We are very excited to finally present these two great stories to the television audience on Speed.” Said Todd Huffman, Producer and Creator of “The Motocross Files”. “While both of these legend’s stories are very different, they both exemplify the qualities of true champions.” Huffman added.
Also airing this weekend on Speed will be re-airs of last week’s David Bailey and Gary Jones. David Bailey will air Saturday, 11/2208 at 6:00pm (ET) and Gary Jones will follow at 6:30pm (ET).
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