Legends and Heroes Tour to Honor Former Racer and Current Honda HRC Team Manager Erik Kehoe at A2
Anaheim, CA - January 18, 2018 - The Legend and Heroes Tour Traveling Moto Museum is pleased to announce that they will again take part in the pit party activation at Monster Energy Supercross on Saturday in Anaheim, CA. This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the tour and their mission of celebrating the Legends and Heroes of the sport. In addition to their display of vintage machines and memorabilia, the tour will honor current Team Honda HRC Team Manager Eric Kehoe during the evenings opening ceremonies.
About Erik Kehoe - Erik Kehoe has been a part of professional motocross for more than 30 years. As a mini-cycle and amateur racer, Kehoe was one of the top contenders for amateur national titles. He is a former factory motocross racer in the 1980s and ‘90s, initially with Team Yamaha and later with Team Suzuki. It was his time with Suzuki that he achieved the most success as a 125 specialist. He won 7 AMA National outdoors events between 1985 and 1988. Following his success at Suzuki, Kehoe went on to race for the Honda of Troy team and eventually transitioned into a team manager role with the team. He would go on to manage the HRC Honda Factory team from 2002 through 2012. It was at that time that the team won championships
with Ricky Carmichael. After a break from the industry, Kehoe returned to manage the HRC Honda team again in 2018, a position he currently holds.
Please join us on Saturday night as we honor a fantastic addition to the Legends and Heroes list of honorees.