October 31 2008.

Jon Betts has recently taken the position of sales manager at Rieju UK Limited to further develop the UK dealer network for the Spanish motorcycle manufacture. 39-year old Jon comes to Rieju from a media background having spent the past 15-years, as a freelance motoring journalist and photographer.

Commercial director Jamie Masterman told us, "This is the next stage in our development of the UK market to achieve our objective of a market share in line with Rieju performance on the continent."

Rieju, renowned for its 50cc and 125cc geared machines has been steadily increasing its presence in this competitive field with approximately a 17% share of the European 50cc geared market.

Jon can be contacted on 07810 652929 or via email on He will also be at the Motorcycle Trade Expo in January on stand 408 if you would like to discuss the Rieju brand in more detail or log on to