The Chilean rider, two-time FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Champion and runner-up in the 2020 Dakar Rally, has been named as a Monster Energy Honda Team rider for the 2021 season and the 2022 Dakar Rally.
Pablo Quintanilla (Viña del Mar, Chile, December 10, 1986) has joined forces with Monster Energy Honda Team as a team rider with immediate effect. Quintanilla, 34, arrives with a fine track record in his Cross-Country Rallies racing career, which began with Honda back in 2013. He went on to claim numerous triumphs, the most outstanding of which include two FIM World Championship titles in 2016 and 2017, runner-up spot in the 2020 Dakar Rally and third place in 2016.
The Chilean rider will make his Monster Energy Honda Team debut astride the Honda CRF450 RALLY next week for the Andalucía Rally, which will take place on Spanish terrain in the regions of Cádiz and Seville from May 11-15.