Ryan Villopoto won the 2013 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series, an FIM World Championship, Saturday night at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah.
It’s Villopoto’s third straight AMA Supercross Series championship, putting him in an elite class of off-road motorcycle champions – only Bob Hannah, Jeremy McGrath, and Ricky Carmichael have won three straight SX titles (Hannah ’77 – ’79, McGrath ”93 – ’96, ’98 – 2000, Carmichael ’01 – ’03).
Ryan Villopoto‘s race results this season in Supercross:
Anaheim 1 – 16th
Phoenix – 2nd
Anaheim 2 – 1st
Oakland – 1st
Anaheim 3 – 8th
San Diego – 6th
Dallas – 1st
Atlanta – 2nd
St. Louis – 1st
Daytona – 1st
Indy – 1st
Toronto – 1st
Houston – 1st
Minneapolis – 2nd
Seattle – 2nd
Salt Lake City – 1st
Ryan got his first win of the year at the third round (Anaheim 2). He won the next weekend in Oakland too. Starting with St. Louis, Ryan went on a tear – winning 5 races in a row.
Tonight, with one round remaining, Ryan has clinched the 2013 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series Championship, by winning – his ninth Main Event win of the season.
The Thursday before the 2013 season started, Ryan received his 2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series Championship ring
Winning Saturday night in Salt Lake City
The 250 West and 250 East SX championships will be decided next Saturday in Las Vegas at the season finale. There are great battles between Wil Hahn and Marvin Musquin for the East series, and Ken Roczen and Eli Tomac for the West series.
- Read the Salt Lake City race report and results
- The Lucas Oil AMA National Motocross Championships start May 18 at Hangtown / Sacramento.
- The FIM World Motocross Championship series schedule is here
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