Rob Andrews was one of Britain’s most well-known and successful motocross riders of the 1980s. Racing for the factory Kawasaki team Rob raced all around the world, competed for Great Britain at the 1985 Motocross des Nations event in Germany, and in 1986 finished in 9th place in the World 500cc Motocross Championship.
Rob’s motocross career is chronicled on his web site www.robandrewsmx.com
We were recently contacted out of the blue by Rob, who explained the remarkable circumstances in which he came be interested in motorcycles and which set him off on the path to his notable achievements in motocross racing. His fascinating story, of which the Imps played a pivotal, if purely accidental and unwitting role, follows:
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