Monster Energy Supercross Notes Package – Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis

450SX Class Stats: Indianapolis

►The first race was held on March 21, 1992, and Jeff Stanton won on a Honda

►There has not been a first-time winner in Indianapolis

►This will be the 23rd time the gate will drop for a 450SX Class race in Indianapolis

►This will be the sixth race at Lucas Oil Stadium

►Indiana’s own Mike LaRocco won the last 450SX Class race of his career in Indianapolis in 2004 on a Honda

►LaRocco won his first-ever 450SX Class race in 1991; There was a span of 14 seasons between his first win and his last win

►Ricky Carmichael and Chad Reed are the only two riders to win in both classes

►From 1993-1996, Jeremy McGrath won three consecutive races in Indianapolis, and from 2010-2013 Ryan Villopoto has won four consecutive races, could he become the first rider to earn five wins in Indianapolis?

►McGrath has six total wins in Indianapolis and Carmichael and Villopoto each have four

►Villopoto and James Stewart share the highest winning percentage of all time at 43%; Can one of them take sole possession of this, this weekend?

►Villopoto came out of Indianapolis with his 30th win and moved into fifth place on the all-time win list

►With that 30th win, Villopoto became one of five riders to  accomplish this

►For the past three seasons, Villopoto became the first rider to win three races

450SX Class: Wins by Brand in Indianapolis – Brand / Wins / Last Win

  1. Honda / 8 / 2004
  2. Kawasaki / 7 / 2013
  3. Yamaha / 4 / 2008
  4. Suzuki / 3 / 2009

450SX Class: Atlanta Recap

►For the first time in 450SX Class history, there are four two-time winners in the first eight races

►Ken Roczen earned the second 450SX Class win of his career and joins Ryan Dungey as the only riders to win two 450SX Class races on a KTM in the same season

►Villopoto earned his fifth podium of the season; he is the only rider to be in the top five for all eight races

►Dungey earned his fourth podium of the season; it was his 51st career 450SX Class podium

►Dungey is winless in 11 races; his last win was in Minnesota last season

►Wil Hahn earned his first 450SX Class top five with a fourth place finish

►Justin Brayton earned his fifth top five of the season

►Mike Alessi earned his first top-10 finish of the season with a sixth-place finish

250SX Class: Indianapolis Stats

►The first race was held on March 21, 1992, and Jimmy Button won on a Yamaha

►This will be the 23rd time the gate will drop in Indianapolis for an 250SX Class race

►Davi Millsaps and Mickael Pichon are the only 250SX Class’ back-to-back winners

►Blake Wharton is the only rider in the class that has previously won in Indianapolis

►Wil Hahn finished third last year in Indianapolis and is coming off of his best 450SX Class finish

250SX Class: First time Winners in Indianapolis

  • Michael Brandes 2000
  • Chad Reed 2002
  • Josh Hansen 2004
  • Davi Millsaps 2005
  • Ryan Sipes 2011

250SX Class: Wins by Brand in Indianapolis – Brand / Wins / Last Win

  1. Yamaha / 6 / 2011
  2. Suzuki / 6 / 2012
  3. Kawasaki / 5 / 2010
  4. Honda / 4 / 2013

250SX Class: Atlanta Recap

►Martin Davalos became the 94th different 250SX Class winner

►Davalos became the 30th rider to earn his first 250SX Class in aboard a Kawasaki

►Kawasaki now has 154 250SX Class victories

►Pro-Circuit Kawasaki now has a four-race win streak

►For only the third time in 250SX Class history, there have been back-to-back first-time winners on a Kawasaki: Bader Manneh and Eddie Warren (1985); Mike Craig and Jeff Emig (1990); Adam Cianciarulo and Martin Davalos (2014)

►Cianciarulo won the season opener and followed that performance up with a second place in Atlanta and has the points lead

►Davalos won his first-ever race in his 64th career start; this is the longest any rider has raced before his first win. In the 450SX Class, Andrew Short won his first race in his 88th start in Seattle 2012.

450SX Class Laps Led

  1. James Stewart: 49
  2. Ryan Villopoto: 44
  3. Chad Reed: 23
  4. Ken Roczen: 18
  5. Justin Brayton: 13
  6. Ryan Dungey: 8
  7. Mike Alessi: 5

250SX Class Laps Led

  1. Cole Seely: 52
  2. Justin Hill: 20
  3. Martin Davalos: 18
  4. Adam Cianciarulo: 12
  5. Dean Wilson: 12
  6. Jason Anderson: 6

450SX Class Nuclear Cowboyz Holeshot Award

  • Anaheim Race 1: Ryan Villopoto
  • Phoenix: Matt Moss
  • Anaheim Race 2: Ryan Dungey
  • Oakland: Vince Friese
  • Anaheim Race 3: James Stewart
  • San Diego: Andrew Short
  • Arlington: Ryan Dungey
  • Atlanta: Mike Alessi

250SX Class Nuclear Cowboyz Holeshot Award

  • Anaheim Race 1: Jason Anderson
  • Phoenix: Cooper Webb
  • Anaheim Race 2: Cooper Webb
  • Oakland: Dean Wilson
  • Anaheim Race 3: Cole Seely
  • San Diego: Dakota Tedder
  • Arlington: Adam Cianciarulo
  • Atlanta: Adam Cianciarulo

450SX Class Fastest Qualifying Time

  • Anaheim Race 1: Justin Barcia
  • Phoenix: Ryan Villopoto
  • Anaheim Race 2: Justin Brayton
  • Oakland: Ryan Villopoto
  • Anaheim Race 3: Ryan Villopoto
  • San Diego: James Stewart
  • Arlington: Ken Roczen
  • Atlanta: James Stewart

250SX Class Fastest Qualifying Time

  • Anaheim Race 1: Dean Wilson
  • Phoenix: Jason Anderson
  • Anaheim Race 2: Jason Anderson
  • Oakland: Dean Wilson
  • Anaheim Race 3: Dean Wilson
  • San Diego: Jason Anderson
  • Arlington: Martin Davalos
  • Atlanta:  Adam Cianciarulo

450SX Class Heat Race 1 Winner

  • Anaheim Race 1: Mike Alessi
  • Phoenix: Jake Weimer
  • Anaheim Race 2: Justin Brayton
  • Oakland: James Stewart
  • Anaheim Race 3: Ken Roczen
  • San Diego:  Ken Roczen
  • Arlington: James Stewart
  • Atlanta: Ryan Villopoto

450SX Class Heat Race 2 Winner

  • Anaheim Race 1: Justin Barcia
  • Phoenix: Ryan Dungey
  • Anaheim Race 2: James Stewart
  • Oakland: Ryan Villopoto
  • Anaheim Race 3: James Stewart
  • San Diego: Ryan Dungey
  • Arlington: Ken Roczen
  • Atlanta:  James Stewart

250SX Class Heat Race 1 Winner

  • Anaheim Race 1: Malcolm Stewart
  • Phoenix: Dean Wilson
  • Anaheim Race 2: Dean Wilson
  • Oakland: Jason Anderson
  • Anaheim Race 3: Malcolm Stewart
  • San Diego: Dean Wilson
  • Arlington: Adam Cianciarulo
  • Atlanta: Blake Baggett

250SX Class Heat Race 2 Winner

  • Anaheim Race 1: Jason Anderson
  • Phoenix: Jason Anderson
  • Anaheim Race 2: Jason Anderson
  • Oakland: Dean Wilson
  • Anaheim Race 3: Dean Wilson
  • San Diego: Cole Seely
  • Arlington: Martin Davalos
  • Atlanta: Martin Davalos

450SX Class Semi 1 Winner

  • Anaheim Race 1: Wil Hahn
  • Phoenix: Weston Peick
  • Anaheim Race 2: Matt Moss
  • Oakland: Andrew Short
  • Anaheim Race 3: Jimmy Albertson
  • San Diego: Matt Moss
  • Arlington: Ken Roczen
  • Atlanta: Andrew Short

450SX Class Semi 2 Winner

  • Anaheim Race 1: Ken Roczen
  • Phoenix: Andrew Short
  • Anaheim Race 2: Josh Hill