5/19/2015

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Establishes Raffle Initiative with Competing OEMs to Give Away 450cc Motorcycle


Photo: Matt Rice

The 2015 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, kicked off this past Saturday with the 47th Annual GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic, in the shadow of the California state capital at Prairie City SVRA. The 12-round summer-long battle to crown a champion saw GEICO Honda''s Eli Tomac make the first statement in the 450 Class, earning his second career overall victory with a dominant 1-1 moto sweep. In the 250 Class, reigning champion and Yamalube/Star Racing Yamaha rider Jeremy Martin began his title defense with a dominant final moto to earn the tiebreaker over Red Bull KTM''s Marvin Musquin and claim his second straight overall win at Hangtown.
Included are highlights of the season opening round of the 2015 season:

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Results
Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship
GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic
Prairie City SVRA - Rancho Cordova, California
May 16, 2015
Round 1 of 12

450 Class (Moto Finish)
1. Eli Tomac, Cortez, Colo., Honda (1-1)
2. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., KTM (2-2)
3. Jason Anderson, Edgewood, N.M., Husqvarna (3-7)
4. Weston Peick, Wildomar, Calif., Yamaha (8-3)
5. Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, Calif., Suzuki (4-6)
6. Broc Tickle, Holly, Mich., Suzuki (6-8)
7. Brett Metcalfe, Australia, Kawasaki (7-9)
8. Christophe Pourcel, France, Husqvarna (5-12)
9. Fredrik Noren, Sweden, Honda (10-10)
10. Phil Nicoletti, Cohocton, N.Y., Yamaha (9-14)

450 Class Championship Standings
1. Eli Tomac, Cortez, Colo., Honda, 50
2. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., KTM, 44
3. Jason Anderson, Edgewood, N.M., Husqvarna, 34
4. Weston Peick, Wildomar, Calif., Yamaha, 33
5. Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, Calif., Suzuki, 33
6. Broc Tickle, Holly, Mich., Suzuki, 28
7. Brett Metcalfe, Australia, Kawasaki, 26
8. Christophe Pourcel, France, Husqvarna, 25
9. Fredrik Noren, Sweden, Honda, 22
10. Phil Nicoletti, Cohocton, N.Y., Yamaha, 19

250 Class (Moto Finish)
1. Jeremy Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha (2-1)
2. Marvin Musquin, France, KTM (1-2)
3. Chris Alldredge, Powell Butte, Ore., Kawasaki (5-3)
4. Alex Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha (6-4)
5. Anthony Rodriguez, Venezuela, Yamaha (7-6)
6. Aaron Plessinger, Hamilton, Ohio, Yamaha (10-8)
7. Joey Savatgy, Thomasville, Georgia, Kawasaki (4-15)
8. Adam Cianciarulo, Port Orange, Fla., Kawasaki (9-11)
9. Matt Bisceglia, Tualatin, Ore., Honda (12-10)
10. Cooper Webb, Newport, N.C., Yamaha (3-37)

250 Class Championship Standings
1. Jeremy Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha, 47
2. Marvin Musquin, France, KTM, 47
3. Chris Alldredge, Powell Butte, Ore., Kawasaki, 36
4. Alex Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha, 33
5. Anthony Rodriguez, Venezuela, Yamaha, 29
6. Aaron Plessinger, Hamilton, Ohio, Yamaha, 24
7. Joey Savatgy, Thomasville, Georgia, Kawasaki, 24
8. Adam Cianciarulo, Port Orange, Fla., Kawasaki, 22
9. Matt Bisceglia, Tualatin, Ore., Honda, 20
10. Cooper Webb, Newport, N.C., Yamaha, 20
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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship
The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, features the world''s fastest outdoor motocross racers, racing aboard the best bikes each factory offers, on the roughest, toughest tracks in the world. The 12-rounds series begins at Hangtown in May and ends at Indiana''s Ironman Raceway in August. It includes stops at the premier motocross racing facilities in America, with events in California, Colorado, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Michigan, Maryland, Minnesota, Washington, New York, Indiana and Utah. The pro riders race on Saturday afternoon, with competition divided into two classes: one for 250cc machines, and one for 450cc machines. The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship is managed by MX Sports Pro Racing, the industry leader in off-road power sports event production. The series is televised on NBC, NBCSN and MAVTV and streamed live on NBC Sports Live Extra. Series partners include Lucas Oil (series title sponsor), Red Bull, GoPro, Bud Light, WPS, Fly Racing, GEICO Motorcycle, Kawasaki, MotoSport, Utah Sports Commission, FRAM, KTM, Oakley, FMF, Deltran Battery Tender, Dunlop, Suzuki, Husqvarna, Pivot Works, Vertex and MotionPro. More information can be found at www.ProMotocross.com.
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