After a pair of dominating performances this past weekend, Rockstar/Makita/Suzuki’s Chad Reed and Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Christophe Pourcel lead the charge into this Saturday’s Monster Energy Motocross National, round 10 of the 12-race Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship at legendary Budds Creek MX Park in Mechanicsville, Md.
The third and final round of the Monster Energy Triple Crown of Motocross will take place this weekend, providing an opportunity for Reed and Pourcel to take home $3,000 apiece.
Long-time motorcyclist and American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Board Member Perry King has battled injustice as Cody Allen in the NBC series "Riptide," global warming as President Blake in the movie "The Day After Tomorrow," and societal norms as Chico in "The Lords of Flatbush." But the accomplished actor has faced few challenges that stack up to the one he’ll tackle this July 24-26 at the AMA Racing Vintage Grand Championships at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio: racing a vintage off-road bike.
"Vintage racing seems fitting to me,&quo
Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing announced today that two-time AMA Supercross Champion Chad Reed will appear in a segment on the "Last Call with Carson Daly" show that’s scheduled to air on the night of Tuesday, May 12, 2009, at 1:36 AM ET/PT (12:36 CT/MT) on NBC.
The Rockstar Makita Suzuki rider was interviewed for the popular show in a taped remote segment at the recent AMA Supercross finale at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas. Additionally, the show filmed Reed throughout the day’s practice, autograph session and more.