AMA Supercross Lays Down The Law
Officials with AMA Racing have penalized Supercross-licensed rider Jason Lawrence for his on-track actions at the Jacksonville round of the 2009 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship.
In on-track altercations between himself and fellow Supercross competitor Broc Hepler, Lawrence violated section 5.14, paragraph "a," of the 2009 AMA Supercross an FIM World Championship rulebook, which states "no rider may ride in such a manner as to endanger life or limb of other riders…"
Stewart Wins Again as Supercross Championship Heats Up.
In hot pursuit of his second career AMA Supercross championship, L&M Racing’s James Stewart pulled off his incredible 10th win of the season in Jacksonville, Fla. on Saturday night, April 4. But it was by far the hardest victory of the year, as Stewart battled points leader Chad Reed for most of the race, passing for the lead with just five laps remaining and then opening up a slender 3.7-second margin of victory at the flag. The Yamaha star now trails Reed by only five points with three races remaining.