Racing Brothers, Both Title Contenders, Dramatically DNF Opening Race

Photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment, Inc. Ellenton, Fla., (February 22, 2021) There’s always excitement surrounding the opening round of a race series, and that energy settles mostly on the pre-season title and race-win favorites. In the 2021 Western Regional 250SX Class season opener, which kicked off Saturday night at round eight of the Supercross series in Orlando, […]

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When is a Supercross Crash Not a Crash?

Photo Credit:  Feld Entertainment, Inc. Ellenton, Fla., (February 17, 2021) In Supercross racing the athletes have progressed nearly every aspect of the sport. Even, sometimes, crashing. The 450SX Class Main Event at the Orlando Supercross this past Saturday was a perfect example of some of the best riders in the world pushing the ragged edge of […]

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Ricky Carmichael's final Supercross race in Orlando in 2007. Photo Credit: Racer X Illustrated

Ricky Carmichael Returns to Orlando, Final Race Location of Storied Supercross Career

Photo Credit: Racer X Illustrated Orlando, Fla., (February 12, 2021) — Ricky Carmichael is considered by many to be the best dirt bike racer to ever imprint tire tracks in dirt; his sport has designated him as its G.O.A.T. And after five Monster Energy Supercross titles and 48 wins, he retired from professional Supercross racing […]

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Cooper Webb makes a last lap pass on Ken Roczen to win Houston 3. Photo courtesy of Jerry Jordan / Kickin' the Tires.

With Help from Lapped Traffic, Cooper Webb Completes Last Lap Pass to Win Houston 3

By Justin Schuoler, Staff Writer Cooper Webb was able to use lapped traffic to his advantage and get by Ken Roczen on the final lap to win Houston 3 at NRG Stadium in the 450SX 2021 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season. “It was a close race the whole time and Kenny [Roczen] rode a solid […]

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Chase Sexton crashes hard in the 2021 Houston 2 450SX race. He currently plans to compete in Saturday's Houston 3 round.

Chase Sexton to Miss Houston 3 After Shoulder Injury in Round 2 Crash

Photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment. After a hard crash after the sand pit turn in the 450SX Monster Energy AMA Supercross Main Event at Houston 2, Chase Sexton has elected to miss the third round in NRG Stadium. “It kills me to say I won’t be lining up Saturday for the 3rd round of Supercross […]

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Jett Lawrence wins his first career East 250SX AMA Supercross race at Houston 2. Photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment, Inc.

Jett Lawrence Dominates and Wins First Career 250SX Race at Houston 2

Photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment, Inc. For some odd reason or another, it feels like it has been a long time coming. But we can officially say that Jett Lawrence is now a Supercross winner, claiming his first career Eastern Regional 250SX AMA Supercross main event at Houston 2. “I’ve known I had it in […]

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Eli Tomac takes advantage of others' misfortune to win Houston 2 in the 2021 450SX AMA Supercross season. Photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment, Inc.

Reigning 450SX Champion Eli Tomac Rebounds to Claim Houston 2 Victory

Cover photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment, Inc. After a rough start to the season, Eli Tomac kept his focus to rebound and put his Kawasaki on the center step at Houston 2 in the 450SX Monster Energy AMA Supercross race. “I was mostly in my own world,” Tomac said after the race. “It was tough […]

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Ken Roczen is penalized at Houston 2 for violating the medical flag.

Penalties After Houston 2 Demotes Roczen from Point Lead

Cover photo courtesy of Feld Entertainment, Inc. During Tuesday’s 450SX main event in NRG Stadium at Houston 2 for the 2021 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season, rookie Chase Sexton held a comfortable lead for the opening laps of the race. On Lap 7, Sexton slid out in the end of the sand section and had […]

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Adam Cianciarulo finishes fourth at Houston 1 in the 2021 AMA Supercross season opener. Photo courtesy of Adam Cianciarulo Facebook page.

Adam Cianciarulo Quietly Finishes a Solid Fourth at Houston 1

Much of the focus at Houston 1 for the 450SX class in the Monster Energy AMA Supercross season-opener was on the lead battle between Justin Barcia and Ken Roczen, the two incidents for reigning series champion Eli Tomac and which rookie would perform better in their debut. Adam Cianciarulo fell short of the podium but […]

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