The opening round of this year’s New Zealand Motocross Championships in Taranaki on Sunday was a scorcher in more ways than one.
Rockstar Husqvarna’s Jason Anderson has increased his point’s lead after a dramatic last lap at fifth round of the 2018 Monster Energy-backed United States Supercross Championships in Oakland at the weekend.
The 2018 New Zealand Motocross Championships kick off in Taranaki today, but, in what we hope might become a regular “Weekend Wind-back” feature on BikesportNZ.com, we turn the clock back 10 years.
The opening round of the 2018 motocross nationals in Taranaki this weekend should probably come with a health warning.
The waiting is over and the fight for national motocross glory starts now.
The gritty display by KTM rider Hamish Harwood at the weekend’s 57th annual New Zealand Motocross Grand Prix at Woodville prompted one of his rivals to question afterwards “is this guy a machine or what?”