Former 125cc World Motocross Champion Grant Langston, will return back to the eight-litre class for the 2003 AMA Outdoor Nationals, which start at Glen Helen on Sunday.

Langston had been planning to race the in the premier 250cc series with Portugal's Joachim Rodrigues as his teammate.

The South African suffered an injury marred SX season, but will now have his sights on claiming the title he so nearly won from Mike Brown in 2001.