Kenda has announce that it will be the official tire sponsor of Intense Factory Racing, which includes superstar downhill racer Aaron Gwin. The new roster also former U.S. National Champion Neko Mullaly and returning team member Jack Moir of Australia. The team will primarily be racing on the Kenda Hellkat Pro and Helldiver Pro tires with the Advanced Gravity Casing protection.
Check out this Mtbr review of the Kenda Hellkat Pro and Helldiver Pro DH tires.
“We are absolutely thrilled to have Intense Factory Racing rolling on Kenda tires,” said Roger Hernandez, MTB Marketing Manager for Kenda USA. “Having athletes of the highest level race our products is an invaluable asset to us, as rider feedback is an important part of our development process. We are confident that together we can refine our products even more and raise brand awareness for Kenda.”
“I’m stoked to begin this new chapter of my career with Intense Bicycles and my fellow teammates Jack and Neko,” added Gwin. “As a rider and team owner, I’m excited to run such a legendary race program. We’ve put together and awesome group of people and I’m looking forward to the years ahead.”
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