Click for more info
Click here to swap to the Fullnoise Road WebsiteClick here to swap to the Fullnoise Off Road WebsiteClick here to swap to the Fullnoise Off Road WebsiteClick here to join the Fullnoise Twitter PageClick here to join the Fullnoise Facebook Page
Click the Fullnoise Logo to return to the home page
Click here for more info


Supercross News
Villopoto Extends Monster Energy Supercross Points Lead with Win in Indianapolis


Posted: Monday, 18th March, 2013 : 9:45 AM - - 27,432 Reads




Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto won his sixth 450SX Class Main Event of the season in front of 60,312 fans at the eleventh round of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Rockstar Energy Racing’s Davi Millsaps won the Nuclear Cowboyz Holeshot Award but was soon passed by Yoshimura Suzuki’s James Stewart.

Villopoto moved into third place on the opening lap. Villopoto passed Millsaps on Lap 3 but Millsaps answered back and moved into second place. Three laps later Villopoto moved around Millsaps and held the position.

On the same lap, Stewart stalled his bike and Villopoto took over the lead.

Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey passed Millsaps for second place on Lap 7. On the final lap of the race, Millsaps crashed after the finish line jump and gave the number-three position to Stewart. Dungey held on for second and Stewart finished third.

Villopoto, who earned the 30th win of his career, became the first rider to win four races in Indianapolis and extended his points lead to nine.

“James was riding great tonight,” said Villopoto. “Lucas Oil Stadium has been great to me; it’s an amazing stadium and I love coming here.

"Ryan was able to make up some time on me here and there, but I just kept pushing hard until the end.” Villopoto added.

Australia's Chad Reed finished the nights main event in 6th place and holds down fourth place in the championship standings with six rounds of the championship remaining.

East Coast 250SX


Marvin Musquin celebrates he second straight AMA East Coast 250SX win - S.Cudby (KTM Images)
 
Red Bull KTM’s Marvin Musquin won his second consecutive Eastern Regional 250SX Class Main Event.

Rockstar Energy Racing’s Blake Wharton won the Nuclear Cowboyz Holeshot Award and was quickly passed by AG Motorsports’ Kyle Peters to start the Eastern Regional 250SX Class Main Event.

GEICO Honda’s Wil Hahn started near the back of the pack and began to play catch up immediately.

After five laps, AJ Catanzero held down the number-five position but was passed by Musquin on Lap 11. Hahn worked his way past Catanzero on Lap 13 for fourth place.

On Lap 14 of 15, Wharton crashed, allowing Musquin to take over the lead and Hahn to move into third place. Peters finished a career-best second place and Hahn finished third.

“We have been talking about confidence, and tonight I had it,” said Musquin. “I fought really hard, and I believed in myself. Anything can happen out there, and tonight was kind of lucky but I got the win.”

Hahn continues to lead the championship but was left feeling as though he gave the win away at Indy.

“I gave it away here tonight,” said Hahn. “I have to go home and do my homework to get back on top of the box. I am happy that I was able to work my way back to third, but need to win races.”

Early championship leader and favorite coming in to the West 250SX Championship, Dean Wilson crashed in his heat race, damaging his shoulder and was forced to miss the remainer of the night.

Australia's Jackson Richardson had another solid night, qualifying directly for the main event with a fifth place finish in his heat before going on to finish 18th in the final.

Taylor Potter raced his second AMA SX race, missing the main event after a trip to the LCQ.

Racing resumes next weekend at Toronto’s Rogers Centre.



450SX Round 11 Results: Indianapolis
1. Ryan Villopoto
2. Ryan Dungey
3. James Stewart
4. Davi Millsaps
5. Justin Barcia
6. Chad Reed
7. Andrew Short
8. Matt Goerke
9. Eli Tomac
10. Weston Peick
11. Broc Tickle
12. Josh Hill
13. Justin Brayton
14. Phil Nicoletti
15. Kyle Partridge
16. Justin Sipes
17. Mike Alessi
18. Robert Kiniry
19. Trey Canard
20. Jake Weimer

450SX Championship Points after round 11 of 17
1. Ryan Villopoto 227 Pts
2. Davi Millsaps 218 Pts
3. Ryan Dungey 210 Pts
4. Chad Reed 178 Pts
5. Justin Barcia 168 Pts
6. Trey Canard 165 Pts
7. James Stewart 155 Pts
8. Andrew Short 136 Pts
9. Justin Brayton 112 Pts
10. Broc Tickle 109 Pts
11. Matt Goerke 108 Pts
12. Mike Alessi 83 Pts
13. Jake Weimer 79 Pts
14. Weston Peick 56 Pts
15. Eli Tomac 52 Pts
16. Josh Grant 40 Pts
17. Jimmy Albertson 38 Pts
18. Kyle Chisholm 38 Pts
19. Matt Lemoine 34 Pts
20. Robert Kiniry 31 Pts

250SX Round 11 Results: Indianapolis
1. Marvin Musquin
2. Kyle Peters
3. Wil Hahn
4. AJ Catanzaro
5. Justin Hill
6. Vince Friese
7. Mitch Oldenburg
8. Gavin Faith
9. Blake Wharton
10. Peter Larsen
11. Steven Clarke
12. James Decotis
13. Zach Bell
14. Zack Freeberg
15. Levi Kilbarger
16. Cole Thompson
17. Daniel Herrlein
18. Jackson Richardson
19. Lance Vincent
20. Jeremy Martin

Top Image: Villopoto won his sixth main event out of eleven at Indy on the weekend
Credit: Kawasaki Racing (File)


Click to go back Click here for a print friendly format Click here to email this news item to a friend

Click here for more info






Click here for more info







Supercross
Rockstar Energy Husqvarna riders just miss the podium in San Diego
14th Feb, 2016
Supercross
Dungey makes it win number four in San Diego
14th Feb, 2016
Arenacross
Hayes Adds to Points Lead with Championship-Leading Third AMSOIL Arenacross..
14th Feb, 2016
Feature
The DIRTY WEEKEND AHEAD: 13th and 14th of February 2016
12th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Wrist Surgery sees Jordi Tixier sidelined for opening two MXGP's
12th Feb, 2016
Supercross
2016 Australian Supercross Championship dates confirmed
12th Feb, 2016
Motocross
MX Nationals locked and loaded to make 2016 series announcements
12th Feb, 2016
ATV
CASR researchers urge ATV riders to follow known safety practices
12th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Stefan Everts excited to get the season underway
12th Feb, 2016
Supermotard
Joshua MacLean eyes 2016 AMA Supermoto Championship opener
11th Feb, 2016
Adventure
KTM Australia’s Adventure Training Series Kicks Off In Style
11th Feb, 2016
Desert Racing
Jackie Peacock On A Mission On and Off The Track At 2016 Hattah Desert Race
10th Feb, 2016
Adventure
BMW Motorrad Announce 2016 Safari Dates
10th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Jed Beaton Impresses At Opening Round Of 2016 NZMX Titles
10th Feb, 2016
Trail
Kenda Rally To Hit Victoria's High Country On The 15th of May
10th Feb, 2016
Dirt Track
Young Husqvarna Aces On A Roll In Canberra
10th Feb, 2016
Enduro
Jonny Walker Wins British Extreme Enduro, Round Two
9th Feb, 2016
AMA Supercross
Roczen Ready To Get Back To Work After Celebrating Phoenix Win
9th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Jeremy Van Horebeek Continues Strong Pre Season Form At Lamezia
9th Feb, 2016
Arenacross
Summercross Ready To Roar in to Life At Coastal Park
9th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Strong Suzuki Debut Race For Ben Townley At Hawkstone International
9th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Dunlop Media Motocross Mix Up Featuring Reardon, Evans, Hill
8th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Dean Ferris Admits There Is Still Work To Be Done Despite Timaru Domination
8th Feb, 2016
Motocross
WBR Pro Performance Yamaha Race Team Ready To Launch Into 2016
8th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Todd Waters Takes On The 2016 NZ MX Nationals Rd 1
8th Feb, 2016
Feature
Monday Motoboard - Fullnoise.com.au's Weekly Results Sheet
8th Feb, 2016
Arenacross
Travis Sewell Nearly Perfect En Route to First Career AMSOIL Arenacross Win
7th Feb, 2016
AMA Supercross
Monster Energy SX Round 5 Race Highlights - Catch All the Action From Arizo..
7th Feb, 2016
AMA Supercross
Monster Energy SX - Arizona Podium Talk
7th Feb, 2016
AMA Supercross
Ken Roczen and Christian Craig Break Through To Win In Phoenix
7th Feb, 2016
Motocross
Dean Ferris Sweeps New Zealand MX Opening Round
7th Feb, 2016
Freestyle
Aussie Ryan Brown On Top At 2016 Farm Jam
7th Feb, 2016
Arenacross
Jacob Hayes Extends Points Lead with Second Overall Win
6th Feb, 2016
Arenacross
Gavin Faith Captures Second Overall Win of 2016 AMSOIL Arenacross
5th Feb, 2016
Feature
The DIRTY WEEKEND AHEAD: 6th and 7th of February 2016
5th Feb, 2016
Freestyle
Worlds Best Riders Confirmed for inaugural Australian FMX Grand Prix
5th Feb, 2016
AMA Supercross
Blake Baggett and Trey Canard To Sit Out Arizona
5th Feb, 2016
AMA Supercross
Mellross To Carry The Flag For 51Fifty Energy After Bell Injures Shoulder
4th Feb, 2016
Motocross
GO Girls is Go In Queensland For 2016
4th Feb, 2016
Freestyle
2016 Farm Jam To Be Dedicated To The Memory Of Kelly McGarry
4th Feb, 2016

  More News Articles....



Click here to read
Click here to read
2016 WR450F Australian Media Launch Overview
We check out the Australian media launch of the all new 2016 60th Anniversary Yamaha WR450F
  Click here to read....  |  Insider archive

Click here for more info




E V E N T S   N E X T   W E E K E N D:

 Round 7 2016 AMA Monster Energy Supercross
  Go to Details


T E L E V I S I O N:

  Go to TV Guide





  2013 AMA ArenaX Race - Rd2
  2013 FIM WMX
  2013 AMA SX Rd9
  2013 NZMX Champs Rd2
  2013 Aus AAX Champs
  2013 AMA ArenaX Race - Rd2
  2013 AMA SX Rd8
  2013 AMA SX Rd7
  NZMX Champs Rd1
  2013 AMA ArenaX



Click here to go to the Choice Suspension Website
Click here to go to Loose Kid Industries
Click here for more info on Mountian Shade
Click here to visit Bolton Motorcyles, Australia's largest KTM, Honda and Suzuki parts store
Click here to got to the F1 Moto website
Click here for info on Penrite
Click here for more info on Endura products
Click here for more info on MX Ink Graphics
Click here for more info on States MX products

Click here for more info on Mountian Shade


Click here to visit Click28.com


New USWE Patriot 9 Hydration Packs
USWE have discovered how to stop the ”dancing monkeys” from going bananas on your back. .   View

Introducing the Tractionator Adventure Series by Motoz
The World’s Most Technically Advanced Adventure Tyre.   View

2016 KTM and Kawasaki FunnelWeb Air-Filters
FunnelWeb Filters release their latest air filters for KTM and Kawasaki.   View





FULLNOISE WEBSITES:
Fullnoise Off Road Website
Fullnoise Road Website

FULLNOISE OFF ROAD CONTENT:
Home
News Archive
Results > National - Local - International
Photo Galleries
Features
New Products
Product Reviews
Film / Video
Classifieds
Links
TV Guide
Calendars > This Weekend - Australia - International
Club Information

FULLNOISE BUSINESS:

Privacy Statement
Contacts
About Fullnoise
Logos
Add to Favourites



PREMIUM ADVERTISERS:
100% Moto
C&R Imports
Ficeda Accessories
Honda Australia
Husqvarna Motorcycles
John Titman Racing
Kessner Motorcycles
KTM Australia
Lee Hogan Racing
Link International
Moto National Accessories
Penrite
Steve Cramer Products
Suzuki Australia
Yamaha Australia
Yamaha Parts & Accessories



All content © Fullnoise.com.au 2002-2016



Click for more info