KTM Motocross Racing Team rider and defending Australian MX Nationals Champion Kirk Gibbs will feel the pressure as he carries the red plate into next Sunday’s series decider at Coolum following another tough outing at the penultimate round of the series at Toowoomba’s Echo Valley at the weekend.
Britain’s Cal Crutchlow has hailed his maiden MotoGP success as the ‘best feeling in the world’ after the LCR Honda rider outsmarted his rivals to win in the wet at Brno in the Czech Republic at the weekend.
There may be one round still left to be run, but already we have our United States motocross champions for 2016.
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According to team sources, a nagging shoulder injury will keep Yoshimura Suzuki’s James Stewart from competing in final two rounds of the United States Motocross Championships.
The 2016 Australian Motocross Championships will go down to the wire and much will depend on what happens at this weekend’s penultimate ninth round at Toowoomba in Queensland.
With this year’s annual Monster Energy Motocross of Nations set for the legendary Maggiora circuit on September 24 and 25, anticipation is growing as several of the contenders for the coveted Chamberlain Trophy have been announced.
Manawatu’s Paul Whibley is onto a winner, tapping into the abundance of great events around the country to “cherry pick” from the best and form his own separate competition.
Kiwi world motocross championships campaigner Courtney Duncan is now more motivated than ever before.
Husqvarna’s Jason Anderson is perhaps the only surprise addition to Team USA’s Motocross of Nations team that was officially announced at the weekend.