Budds Creek Statistical Report

June 17, 2011 5:30pm

Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship
Series Statistical Report

MotoTees Budds Creek National
Budds Creek MX Park - Mechanicsville, Md. - June 18

  • The Budds Creek facility in Southern Maryland is one of the most diverse venues in the country, featuring a world class motocross track, dirt oval and drag strip all on the same property.
  • In 17 years, only nine riders have captured victories at Budds Creek in the 450 Class while 13 different riders have won in the 250 Class over the last 21 years.
  • Ryan Villopoto's win at High Point was his second in five-career starts. He has finished on the overall podium in all but one of those starts, the lone one coming at Hangtown in 2009 when he was forced to retire from competition following the first moto.
  • Villopoto's win was the first for Kawasaki since Chad Reed won at Hangtown last season.
  • Tyla Rattray sits atop the 250 Class standings for the first time in his career, and is the third different rider in 2011 to carry the red number plate.
  • Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki has won every 250 Class moto and overall in the 2011 season.
  • Chad Reed and Ryan Villopoto in the 450 Class, and Tyla Rattray in the 250 Class, are the only riders to finish on the overall podium in all three rounds this season.
  • In six 450 Class motos this season, six different riders have grabbed the holeshot.


450 Class Stats

  • The first 450 Class race held at Budds Creek was May 22, 1994. Mike LaRocco won on a Kawasaki.
  • This will be the 18th time the gate will drop at Budds Creek for the 450 Class.
  • Ricky Carmichael held a perfect record at Budds Creek. In eight starts, he posted eight overall wins, winning 13 of 16 motos.
  • Chad Reed is the only international rider to ever win an overall at Budds Creek.
  • Suzuki has won five of the last six races at Budds Creek, accounting for all of the brand's wins at the track.
  • Florida residents have won the last 11 races in the 450 Class at Budds Creek - Ryan Dungey ('10), Chad Reed ('09), James Stewart ('08), Ricky Carmichael ('00-'07)

Wins by brand at Budds Creek
Honda - 6
Suzuki - 5
Kawasaki - 4
Yamaha - 2

Last win by brand at Budds Creek
Suzuki - 2010
Kawasaki - 2008
Honda - 2004
Yamaha - 1998

First time winners at Budds Creek
Ezra Lusk, 1997 - Yamaha

Riders to win at Budds Creek in both classes
Ricky Carmichael
James Stewart

Brand Sweeps at Budds Creek
Honda; Jeremy McGrath and Steve Lamson - 1995, 1996
Honda; Kevin Windham and Tallon Vohland - 1999
Kawasaki; Ricky Carmichael and Mike Brown- 2001
Kawasaki; James Stewart and Ryan Villopoto - 2008

2011 Stats

450 Class Point Standings - After 3 of 12 rounds

  1. Chad Reed, Australia, Honda - 138
  2. Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, Wash., Kawasaki - 123
  3. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., Suzuki - 111
  4. Davi Millsaps, Murrieta, Calif., Yamaha - 104
  5. Brett Metcalfe, Australia, Suzuki - 88
  6. Kevin Windham, Baton Rouge, La., Honda - 76
  7. Ricky Dietrich, Snohomish, Wash., Yamaha - 72
  8. Jake Weimer, Rupert, Idaho, Kawasaki - 68
  9. Tommy Hahn, Great Bend, Kan., Yamaha - 65
  10. Christian Craig, El Cajon, Calif., Honda - 59

Overall Wins
Chad Reed - 2
Ryan Villopoto - 1

Moto Wins
Chad Reed - 4
Ryan Dungey - 1
Ryan Villopoto - 1

Overall Wins by Brand
Honda - 2
Kawasaki - 1

Laps Led (total)
Chad Reed - 28
Ryan Dungey - 26
Ryan Villopoto - 22
Christian Craig - 8
Kevin Windham - 6
Mike Alessi - 4
Total: 94

Holeshot Winners (total)
Mike Alessi - 1
Christian Craig - 1
Ryan Dungey - 1
Brett Metcalfe - 1
Ryan Villopoto - 1
Kevin Windham - 1

 

250 Class Stats

  • The first 250 Class race was held at Budds Creek on October 8, 1989. Mike Kiedrowski won on a Honda.
  • This will be the 22nd time the gate will drop for a 250 Class race at Budds Creek.
  • Steve Lamson ('94-'96), James Stewart ('02-'04) and Ryan Villopoto ('06-'08) have won three races in-a-row at Budds Creek.
  • Kawasaki has won nine of the last 10 races at Budds Creek, including the last five straight.
  • Dean Wilson became just the second first-time winner at Budds Creek, and is one of just three foreign-born riders to win at the facility in either class.

Wins by brand at Budds Creek
Kawasaki - 11
Honda - 7
Yamaha - 2
Suzuki - 1

Last win by brand at Budds Creek
Kawasaki - 2010
Honda - 2005
Yamaha - 2000
Suzuki - 1991

First time winners at Budds Creek
Tallon Vohland, 1999 - Honda
Dean Wilson, 2010 - Kawasaki

2011 Stats

250 Class Point Standings - After 3 of 12 rounds

  1. Tyla Rattray, South Africa, Kawasaki - 127
  2. Dean Wilson, Scotland, Kawasaki - 125
  3. Blake Baggett, Redlands, Calif., Kawasaki - 116
  4. Eli Tomac, Cortez, Colo., Honda - 104
  5. Kyle Cunningham, Irving, Texas, Yamaha - 90
  6. Justin Barcia, Ochlocknee, Ga., Honda - 79
  7. Cole Seely, Newbury Park, Calif., Honda - 68
  8. Broc Tickle, Holly, Mich., Kawasaki - 67
  9. Gareth Swanepoel, South Africa, Yamaha - 61
  10. Martin Davalos, Ecuador, Suzuki - 53

Overall Wins
Blake Baggett - 2
Tyla Rattray - 1

Moto Wins
Blake Baggett - 3
Dean Wilson - 2
Tyla Rattray - 1

Overall Wins by Brand
Kawasaki - 3

Laps Led (total)
Dean Wilson - 26
Blake Baggett - 19
Tyla Rattray - 17
Justin Barcia - 16
Darryn Durham - 11
Eli Tomac - 4
Nico Izzi - 1
Total: 94

Holeshot Winners (total)
Justin Barcia - 3
Blake Baggett - 1
Tyla Rattray - 1
Malcolm Stewart - 1


Past Winners


BUDDS CREEK MX PARK

Mechanicsville, Md.

450 Class
Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine
June 19, 2010 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / Suzuki
August 22, 2009 / Chad Reed, Australia / Suzuki
July 13, 2008 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
June 17, 2007 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki
June 18, 2006 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki
June 19, 2005 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki
June 20, 2004 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda
June 15, 2003 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda
June 16, 2002 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda
June 17, 2001 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
June 18, 2000 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
June 20, 1999 / Kevin Windham, Ethel, LA / Honda
June 21, 1998 / Doug Henry, Oxford, CT / Yamaha
June 15, 1997 / Ezra Lusk, Bainbridge, GA / Yamaha
June 16, 1996 / Jeremy McGrath, Menifee, CA / Honda
June 18, 1995 / Jeremy McGrath, Murrieta, CA / Honda
May 22, 1994 / Mike LaRocco, South Bend, IN / Kawasaki

250 Class
Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine
June 19, 2010 / Dean Wilson, Scotland / Kawasaki
August 22, 2009 / Jake Weimer, Rupert, ID / Kawasaki
July 13, 2008 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki
June 17, 2007 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki
June 18, 2006 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki
June 19, 2005 / Michael Brown, Johnson City, TN / Honda
June 20, 2004 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
June 15, 2003 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
June 16, 2002 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
June 17, 2001 / Michael Brown, Piney Flats, TN / Kawasaki
June 18, 2000 / Stephane Roncada, France / Yamaha
June 20, 1999 / Tallon Vohland, Citrus Heights, CA / Honda
June 21, 1998 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
June 15, 1997 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
June 16, 1996 / Steve Lamson, Pollick Pines, CA / Honda
June 18, 1995 / Steve Lamson, Pollock Pines, CA / Honda
May 22, 1994 / Steve Lamson, Pollock Pines, CA / Honda
October 4, 1992 / Jeff Emig, Highland, CA / Yamaha
October 6, 1991 / Guy Cooper, Stillwater, OK / Suzuki
October 7, 1990 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Honda
October 8, 1989 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Honda

500cc Motocross
Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine
October 4, 1992 / Jeff Stanton, Sherwood, MI / Honda
October 6, 1991 / Jean-Michel Bayle, France / Honda
October 7, 1990 / Jeff Stanton, Sherwood, MI / Honda
October 8, 1989 / Jean-Michel Bayle, France / Honda