Bench Racing Ammo: Reed's Podium Percentage Here are Chad’s podium stats since joining the 250 (now Supercross) class in 2003:
Racer X Redux: Oakland Everyone was all super pumped on racing at Dodger Stadium in LA, but when that race ended, and focus shifted to the next event in Oakland—another venue not on the 2010 schedule—the hype was deafening. Or maybe things were just silent because no one was talking about it.
Observations: Oakland As I wrote in Racerhead on Friday, I might have been a bit harsh on James Stewart last week but I stand by the gist of the article which was that he needed a “James Stewart soul crushing” kind of ride this week so that everyone knew he was the man, everyone understood that he had lost nothing during his long layoff and that the magic was back.
the Lap Times: Oakland Round 4 of Monster Energy Supercross from Oakland left plenty to be desired in the form of the new two-headed monster of James Stewart and Ryan Villopoto.
Conversation With... Broc Tickle Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki’s Broc Tickle is back in victory lane, taking his first win of 2011 on a brutal track in Oakland. For some reason, Tickle just felt like he was going to win all week. His secret? Possibly a magical burrito.
250 Words: Oakland Eli Tomac didn't win his first SX like he did his first AMA MX, but he's inching closer.
The Moment: Oakland In a single, unpredictable moment, Seely’s night ended; he had gone from first, to dead last.
450 Words: The Breakaway And no one else was even in the same second as those two. But that’s nothing new, because in every single main event this year, the blue man and gang green have had the top two fastest times in the main event.
Racerhead #4 Welcome to Racerhead. It’s January 28, 2011. That makes it exactly twenty-five years ago that a very big event happened in America,
To Watch For At Oakland This weekend marks another new stop on the 2011 Monster Energy AMA Supercross tour, though unlike last weekend, this race is returning to a stadium where races used to be held. The last time they raced on the home turf of the Oakland Raiders was 1984.
Ask Ping! This article is very telling in regards to the general public's perception of supercross/motocross racing.
Bench Racing Ammo: First Satellite Team Wins Add Lucas Oil / Troy Lee Designs Honda to the list of satellite Lites teams that have broken through and ridden to victory lane.
One Industries Thursday Rev Up: Oakland As predicted, round three lived up to the expectations and perhaps a little further. Ah, but this is only the beginning. What we have here is a serious power struggle that will only become more voracious with each passing round. Ain’t it grand?
Observations: Los Angeles Brand new venue on the SX tour and brand new thoughts as well! It’s amazing how that works, right? This week we were in Dodger Stadium and it was pretty cool.