4/19 2003 KTM 250SX

Team Red Bull KTM’s Grant Langston is scheduled to undergo minor orthoscopic surgery on his left knee today, and hopes to recover in time to make a run at the 125cc National Championship, which kicks off in three weeks at Glen Helen Raceway Park.

Several weeks ago, Langston began testing aboard 250cc machines, as he plans to move into the premier division in 2003. We spotted Grant cutting some blistering laps aboard a pre-production 2003 KTM 250SX at Glen Helen a few weeks ago, and he also tried out a Suzuki RM250 a few days later.

Our pal Steve Christiano of MX Rentals sent us this photo today, mostly for comedic purposes (Check the poor mini rider in the background), but we noticed that Langston was, in fact, aboard the 250 with black 125cc-class numberplates bolted on…