AMA Supercross Lites
Team Rockstar Energy Suzuki’s east coast rookies scored fifth- and seventh-place finishes in the first round of the 2011 AMA/FIM Supercross Lites East Championship season Saturday night at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.
Yoshimura-backed teams dominated the sixth round of the 2011 AMA/FIM Supercross Championship season at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.
The Rockstar Makita Suzuki, Rockstar Energy Suzuki, and Honda racing teams all proved the performance advantage of their Yoshimura products with their strong Supercross results.
Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto took back the points lead he held for the first four races after a come-from-behind third-place finish during the sixth round of the Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.
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For the first time of 2011 AMA Supercross, a rider other than James Stewart (San Manuel Yamaha) or Ryan Villopoto (Monster Energy Kawasaki) was victorious.
The man taking the win at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas, for Round 6 of the AMA Supercross Series was Trey Canard aboard the Honda CRF450R.
East SX Lites
Houston Texas saw AMA Supercross Lites East rider Justin Barcia win a 15-lap duel with Dean Wilson at Reliant Stadium on Saturday night to put the 2011 Geico Honda CRF250R at the top of the podium for the first time this season.
Supercross Lites East
Pro Circuit SX rider’s Dean Wilson and Blake Baggett make their season debut at the first meeting of the AMA Supercross LItes Eastern Region at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.
GEICO Honda’s Blake Wharton is literally going back to where it all started at this weekend’s Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series stop at Reliant Stadium.
The Supercross race signals the beginning of the Lites East season, but for third-year rider Wharton this particular event means much more than just the start of a new year.
When Germany’s Ken Roczen joined the Red Bull / KTM team to contest in the AMA Supercross Lites Class, he became the youngest rider on the Orange squad at 16-years old.
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Five races are complete in the 2011 AMA Supercross series, and only two riders claimed victories: two for Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto, and three for San Manuel Yamaha’s James Stewart.