Feld Motor Sports announced today that CBS Sports will broadcast the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open Sunday, October 17 from 1:30-3:00 p.m. EST, featuring the world’s top supercross racers competing in a one-class-one-champion format that awards $100,000 to the overall winner.
CBS Sports will give viewers an inside look at the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open and follow the emerging story lines throughout the 90-minute program. Both nights of racing and in-depth features will highlight the broadcast.
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.
After one of the most exciting seasons in the history of the sport, the 2009 Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, will be presented in a season recap on CBS Sports, Sunday, May 3 at 1:00 p.m. EST.
The one-hour recap show will showcase all the highlights of the historical fights for the 2009 AMA Supercross class championship and AMA Supercross Lites class regional championships. Every battle and every controversial moment will be remembered and CBS Sports will take the viewer back to Anaheim 1 for a race-by-race rundown of the most epic season in recent history.