Aussie Line Up:
Chad Reed (450) Matt Moss (450) Lawson Bopping (Out) Dean Ferris (250)
We are back racing with the round one of the 2014 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship firing up this weekend and coming live from the traditional first stop on the tour at Angel Stadium, Anaheim California.
Three time defending champ, Monster Energy Kawasaki's Ryan Villopoto
heads into round one as the series and race favourite, though has a host of challengers ready to dethrone him of his crown.
Leading the charge are three former champions which includes Australia's Chad Reed
who will line up aboard a KX450F for his Discount Tire / TwoTwo Motorsports out fit, along with Yoshimura Suzuki's James Stewart
and Red Bull KTM's Ryan Dungey
Second year 450SX racer, Factory Honda's Justin Barcia will be another favourite this Saturday night (Sunday arvo in Aus) along with first year Rookie riders in Geiko Honda's Eli Tomac
and Red Bull KTM's Ken Roczen
Australia will have a second rider in the 450SX class with Matt Moss
spending the first six rounds lined up as Stewart's team mate on the Yoshimura Suzuki team, while Lawson Bopping
who was slated to also race this weekend as a privateer has ruled himself out after injuring his shoulder last weekend in a practice crash.
Australia will also be represented in the 250SX West Coast Regional class by Dean Ferris
who is racing for the Red Bull KTM Factory team and will go head to head with championship favourites, Dean Wilson, Zach Osborne, Jason Anderson, Cole Seely, Malcolm Stewart, Justin Hill
and a host more talented riders.
Practice and Qualifying can be streamed live on Sunday Morning in Australia starting at around 11am by CLICKING HERE
and can be view on ESPN 2 on the FOXTEL Network at 2.30 Pm Eastern Day Light Savings time. 2014 AMSOIL AMA Arenacross Championship: Round 1/2 Worcester