News from October 2011

KTM Congratulates Cooper Webb on His Supermini Podium at Inaugural Monster Energy Cup

KTM Motorsports is excited to congratulate Red Bull-backed KTM support rider Cooper Webb on his 2nd place overall finish in the Supermini class at the inaugural Monster Energy Cup held at Sam Boyd Stadium. The top riders from the Supermini class at the 2011 AMA Amateur Motocross National held at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch were invited [...]

MotoGP Gets the Hollywood Treatment: U.S. Premiere of FASTEST Event Recap

MotoGP invaded The Deuce Lounge inside the Aria Resort and Casino at City Center in Las Vegas on Friday, October 14, 2011 for the U.S. premiere of the critically-acclaimed MotoGP documentary FASTEST. Monster Energy athletes, Monster Girls, and industry insiders were among those who got a little swanky and enjoyed a night of the Hollywood [...]

Team Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Brett Metcalfe Finishes 3rd at Inaugural Monster Energy Cup

Team Rockstar Makita Suzuki celebrated a podium finish at the inaugural running of the Monster Energy Cup at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on Saturday. Brett Metcalfe had a stellar night, riding his Yoshimura-equipped Rockstar Makita Suzuki RM-Z450 to third overall in the prestigious Supercross event. Photo by Jake Klingensmith This new stand-alone Supercross [...]

AMA, ATVPG announce 2012 AMA ATV Motocross National Championship Series

In partnership with the ATV Promoters Group (ATVPG), the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2012 AMA ATV Motocross National Championship Series, presented by DWT. The 10-round series will kick off March 24-25 at Millcreek in Pell City, Ala., and wrap up Aug. 11-12 at the Loretta Lynn Ranch [...]

The Moto: Inside the Outdoors. Season 3 Episode 2: “Freestone National”

The latest episode of “The Moto: Inside the Outdoors” is online for you viewing pleasure. The 450 Moto, sees Ryan Dungey and Chad Reed battle it out for the overall lead. Rookie 250 sensation, Blake Baggett, shows his toughness and determination in the Texas heat. Watch the full episode of season 3 episode 2; The [...]

Ryan Dungey Earns 2nd Overall in Debut on New KTM

Red Bull/KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey earned a remarkable 2nd place overall finish at his debut race on the KTM brand at the Monster Energy Cup held at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, NV. After only two weeks on the new KTM 450 SX-F, Dungey geared up for the inaugural Monster Energy Cup race [...]

Mark Monea Throws the “Carry On” to Win $40,000 at Best Trick Presented by Dirt Shark at Inaugural Monster Energy Cup

Australia’s Mark Monea won $40,000 at the Best Trick Presented by Dirt Shark competition tonight at the inaugural Monster Energy Cup held at Sam Boyd Stadium. “This is not only the largest amount of money I have ever won, it’s the only money that I have ever won in freestyle motocross,” said Monea. Of the [...]

Ryan Villopoto Cashes in on $1 Million at Inaugural Monster Energy Cup

Hill Captures Amateur All-Star Championship as Cianciarulo Claims Super-Mini Title For the first-time  in off-road motorcycle racing history, Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto, of Poulsbo, Wash., won $1 million by sweeping all three main events at the inaugural Monster Energy Cup at Sam Boyd Stadium. Kawasaki’s Adam Cianciarulo, of Port Orange, Fla., went 1-1 in [...]

Eli Tomac leads GEICO Honda Charge at Monster Energy Cup in Las Vegas

In his first professional race on a Honda 450cc motorcycle, GEICO Honda pro Eli Tomac impressed everyone with an overall fifth-place finish Saturday night at the Monster Energy Cup Million Dollar Race at Sam Boyd Stadium. After qualifying for the trio of 10-lap main event races in the first heat of the night, Tomac racked [...]

Monster Energy Cup Supercross Motocross Race Report

It’s the first ever Monster Energy Cup, Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas. It’s the race everyone’s been talking about. Why? A few reasons – first – a million dollars to any rider that can win all the motos. Second reason – new race format – three motos! Three ten lap main events! Third – [...]