Supercross Stats: Atlanta

AMA Supercross Class Laps Led:

  • James Stewart 109
  • Ricky Carmichael 45
  • Chad Reed 40
  • Kevin Windham 5
  • Nick Wey 1

AMA Supercross Lites Class Laps Led:

  • Ryan Villopoto 84
  • Christophe Pourcel 17
  • Jason Lawrence 3
  • Steve Boniface 1

Progressive Direct Holeshot Award (AMA Supercross)

  • Nick Wey (Toronto): $1,500
  • James Stewart (Vancouver): $1,500
  • Chad Reed (Anaheim 1): $1,500
  • Jeff Dement (Phoenix): $1,500
  • Nick Wey (Anaheim 2): $1,500
  • Chad Reed (San Francisco): $1,500
  • Nick Wey (Anaheim 3): $1,500
  • Tim Ferry (Houston): $1,500
  • Ivan Tedesco (San Diego): $1,500

Progressive Direct Holeshot Award (AMA Supercross Lites)

  • Christophe Pourcel (Anaheim 1): $1,000
  • Martin Davalos (Phoenix): $1,000
  • Steve Boniface (Anaheim 2): $1,000
  • Chris Gosselaar (San Francisco): $1,000
  • Ryan Villopoto (Anaheim 3): $1,000
  • Ryan Villopoto (Houston): $1,000
  • Christopher Gosselaar (San Diego): $1,000

MMI Top Tech Award

  • Jeremy Albrecht (Anaheim 1): $500.00
  • Mike Gosselaar (Phoenix): $500.00
  • Jason Thomas (Anaheim 2): $500.00
  • John Mitcheff (San Francisco): $500.00
  • Willie Manning (Anaheim 3): $500.00
  • Manual Rivas (Houston): $500.00
  • John Mitcheff (San Diego): $500.00

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Pro Privateer Challenge

  1. David Vuillemin 114 Points
  2. Travis Preston 110 Points
  3. Heath Voss 110 Points

Asterisk Medic Card

  • Charles Castloo (Anaheim 1)
  • Michael Willard (Phoenix)
  • Charles Castloo (Anaheim 2)
  • Logan Darien (San Francisco)
  • Tyler Keefe (Anaheim 3)
  • Adam Chatfield (Houston)
  • Adam Chatfield (San Diego)

Racer X Gas Card

  • Nathan Ramsey (Anaheim 1)
  • Eric Sorby (Phoenix)
  • Bryan Johnson (Anaheim 2)
  • Manuel Rivas (San Francisco)
  • Jason Thomas (Anaheim 3)
  • Erick Vallejo (Houston)
  • Doug DeHaan (San Diego)

Toyota Tundra Fan Challenge

  • Jeff Gibson (Anaheim 1)
  • Nick Wey (Phoenix)
  • Nick Wey (Anaheim 2)
  • Jeff Gibson (San Francisco)
  • Nick Wey (Anaheim 3)
  • David Vuillemin (Houston)
  • Paul Carpenter (San Diego)

RACE RECAP:

SAN DIEGO (February 17, 2007) — Chad Reed, of Tampa, Fla., won his first Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series race aboard a Yamaha at Qualcomm Stadium before 60,529 fans. Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto, of Poulsbo, Wash., clinched the Western Regional AMA Supercross Lites championship, marking his sixth win of the season and his first-ever AMA Supercross Lites championship.

KTM Junior Supercross Challenge

1. Tristan Miller, Alpine, Calif., KTM
2. Isaias Solis, Murrieta, Calif., KTM
3. Chaz Vasquez, Mira Loma, Calif., KTM
4. Zachary Vogt, Chula Vista, Calif., KTM
5. Preston Cicogni, Buckeye, Ariz., KTM
6. Seth Duckett, El Cajon, Calif., KTM
7. AJ Van Bogaert, Tucson, Ariz., KTM
8. Abby Nuemann, Nipomo, Calif., KTM
9. Nicholas Balint, Keller, Texas, KTM
10. Ray Romine, San Jose, Calif., KTM
11. Jonathan Kurzeja, Downers Grove, Ill., KTM
12. Carrie Killebrew, Surprise, Ariz KTM
13. Sethan Hamm, Apple Valley, Calif., KTM
14. Spencer Maly, Santa Maria, Calif., KTM
15. Nathan Dean, Laguna Niguel, Calif., KTM

Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Season Standings

1. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Kawasaki, 207
2. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha, 196
3. Timmy Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki, 164
4. Ricky Carmichael, Tallahassee, Fla., Suzuki, 116
5. David Vuillemin, Menifee, Calif., Honda, 114
6. Michael Byrne, Newnan, Ga., Suzuki, 112
7. Travis Preston, Hesperia, Calif., Honda, 110
8. Heath Voss, Mico, Texas, Honda, 110
9. Nicholas Wey, Murrieta, Calif., Honda, 108
10. Paul Carpenter, Ithaca, N.Y., Kawasaki, 100

Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Event Results, San Diego

1. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha
2. Timmy Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki
3. Kevin Windham, Centerville, Miss., Honda
4. Ivan Tedesco, Murrieta, Calif., Suzuki
5. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Kawasaki
6. Michael Byrne, Newnan, Ga., Suzuki
7. Heath Voss, Mico, Texas, Honda
8. Paul Carpenter, Ithaca, N.Y., Kawasaki
9. David Vuillemin, Menifee, Calif., Honda
10. Travis Preston, Hesperia, Calif., Honda

Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series Standings

1. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Kawasaki, 163
2. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha, 151
3. Timmy Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki, 132
4. Kevin Windham, Centreville, Miss., Honda, 104
5. Michael Byrne, Newnan, Ga., Suzuki, 103
6. Travis Preston, Hesperia, Calif., Honda, 87
7. Ivan Tedesco, Murrieta, Calif., Suzuki, 84
8. Heath Voss, Mico, Texas, Honda, 83
9. David Vuillemin, Menifee, Calif., Honda, 74
10. Paul Carpenter, Ithaca, N.Y., Kawasaki, 70

Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Lites Event Results, San Diego

1. Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, Wash., Kawasaki
2. Jason Lawrence, Carlsbad, Calif., Yamaha
3. Chris Gosselaar, Victorville, Calif., Kawasaki
4. Josh Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Yamaha
5. Josh Hansen, Lake Elsinore, Calif., KTM
6. Martin Davalos, Cairo, Ga., KTM
7. Jake Weimer, Rupert, Idaho, Honda
8. Troy Adams, Homosassa, Fla., Suzuki
9. Michael LaPaglia, Murrieta, Calif., Yamaha
10. Kyle Cunningham, Springtown, Texas, Yamaha

Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Lites Season Standings

1. Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, Wash., Kawasaki, 172
2. Jason Lawrence, Carlsbad, Calif., Yamaha, 135
3. Jake Weimer, Rupert, Idaho, Honda, 103
4. Christopher Gosselaar, Victorville, Calif., Kawasaki, 97
5. Josh Grant, Riverside, Calif., Honda, 92
6. Josh Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Yamaha, 88
7. Josh Hansen, Lake Elsinore, Calif., KTM, 87
8. Matthew Lemoine, Pilot Point, Texas, Yamaha, 86
9. Troy Adams, Homosassa, Fla., Suzuki, 71
10. Kyle Cunningham, Springtown, Texas, Yamaha, 66

AMA SUPERCROSS RECAP FROM SAN DIEGO

  • Chad Reed earned his 26th career AMA Supercross class win. He is now second behind Jeremy McGrath on the Yamaha all-time AMA Supercross class win list.
  • Chad Reed is the first Yamaha rider to win an AMA Supercross race five consecutive seasons.
  • This was the fourth consecutive year that Chad Reed has won the seventh AMA Supercross race of the season. It was his fourth win at San Diego.
  • Tim Ferry earned his ninth consecutive top five finish and third consecutive podium.
  • Kevin Windham earned his first podium of the season and Ivan Tedesco earned his first top five of the season.
  • Yamaha has won an AMA Supercross event for 11 consecutive years and 27 of 34 seasons.
  • AMA Supercross Lites Class Recap from San Diego
  • Kawasaki won their 17th AMA Supercross Lites title, their11th on the west coast and the fifth consecutive on that coast as well.
  • Kawasaki has won seven consecutive AMA Supercross Lites races this year.

ATLANTA STATS

  • First race in Atlanta, March 5, 1977, Bob Hannah won on a Yamaha. This is the 29th time the gate will drop in Atlanta.
  • Yamaha won the first race held in Atlanta at the Fulton County Stadium. In 1992, Yamaha’s Damon Bradshaw won the last supercross at the Fulton County Stadium. In 1993, the race moved into the Georgia Dome, where Bradshaw made history again by winning the venue’s inaugural event.

Wins by brand

  • Yamaha 10, Honda 9, Kawasaki 5, Suzuki 4
  • First time winners in Atlanta: Bob Hannah: 1977, Chuck Sun: 1980, Jeff Stanton: 1989, Damon Huffman 1997.
  • Ricky Carmichael owns Atlanta with five wins on three brands. He is tied with Jeremy McGrath for most wins in Atlanta.
  • Ricky Carmichael is the only rider to win Atlanta on three brands: Kawasaki, Suzuki, and Honda.

LITES STATS

  • First race, February 23, 1985 and Eddie Warren won on a Kawasaki.
  • This is the first round of the Eastern regional AMA Supercross Lites. In 22 seasons the winner of the first round would went on to win the championship 17 times.
  • Wins by brand at the first round of Eastern Regional AMA Supercross Lites competition: Suzuki 8, Kawasaki 5, Honda 5, Yamaha 4.
  • Can Yamaha get a Lites win? They have a 43-round losing streak. Their last win was Round 12 of 2004.
  • Suzuki has a 23-round losing streak. Their last win was Round 16 of 2005.
  • KTM has a 19-round losing streak. Their last win was Round 4 of 2006.

HISTORY: Round 8 of Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series

  • 33 years ago, June 4, 1977, Marty Smith won the main event in New Orleans on a Honda, beating Bob Hannah. Jimmy Ellis was 3rd on a Can-Am. It was his last podium on a Can-am.
  • 20 years ago, April 4, 1987, Rick Johnson beat Jeff Ward and Ron Lechien in Dallas.
  • 10 years ago, March 15, 1997, Jeremy McGrath earned his first win on a Suzuki in Minneapolis.
  • Greg Albertyn was 2nd. That was the last time Suzuki win 1-2 in an AMA Supercross event.

AMP’D MOBILE SUPERCROSS GP RIDER FINISHES

Chad Reed

  • Toronto: 1
  • Vancouver 3
  • Anaheim 1: 3
  • Phoenix: 3
  • Anaheim 2: 2
  • San Francisco: 3
  • Anaheim 3: 2
  • Houston: 2
  • San Diego: 1

Ricky Carmichael

  • Toronto: 2
  • Vancouver 1
  • Anaheim 1: 2
  • Phoenix: 2
  • Anaheim 2: N/A
  • San Francisco: 1
  • Anaheim 3: N/A
  • Houston: N/A
  • San Diego: N/A

James Stewart

  • Toronto: 3
  • Vancouver 2
  • Anaheim 1: 1
  • Phoenix: 1
  • Anaheim 2: 1
  • San Francisco: 2
  • Anaheim 3: 1
  • Houston: 1
  • San Diego: 5

Tim Ferry

  • Toronto: 4
  • AMA Supercross Lites Class Recap from San Diego
  • Kawasaki won their 17th AMA Supercross Lites title, their11th on the west coast and the fifth consecutive on that coast as well.
  • Kawasaki has won seven consecutive AMA Supercross Lites races this year.

ATLANTA STATS

  • First race in Atlanta, March 5, 1977, Bob Hannah won on a Yamaha. This is the 29th time the gate will drop in Atlanta.
  • Yamaha won the first race held in Atlanta at the Fulton County Stadium. In 1992, Yamaha’s Damon Bradshaw won the last supercross at the Fulton County Stadium. In 1993, the race moved into the Georgia Dome, where Bradshaw made history again by winning the venue’s inaugural event.

Wins by brand

  • Yamaha 10, Honda 9, Kawasaki 5, Suzuki 4
  • First time winners in Atlanta: Bob Hannah: 1977, Chuck Sun: 1980, Jeff Stanton: 1989, Damon Huffman 1997.
  • Ricky Carmichael owns Atlanta with five wins on three brands. He is tied with Jeremy McGrath for most wins in Atlanta.
  • Ricky Carmichael is the only rider to win Atlanta on three brands: Kawasaki, Suzuki, and Honda.

LITES STATS

  • First race, February 23, 1985 and Eddie Warren won on a Kawasaki.
  • This is the first round of the Eastern regional AMA Supercross Lites. In 22 seasons the winner of the first round would went on to win the championship 17 times.
  • Wins by brand at the first round of Eastern Regional AMA Supercross Lites competition: Suzuki 8, Kawasaki 5, Honda 5, Yamaha 4.
  • Can Yamaha get a Lites win? They have a 43-round losing streak. Their last win was Round 12 of 2004.
  • Suzuki has a 23-round losing streak. Their last win was Round 16 of 2005.
  • KTM has a 19-round losing streak. Their last win was Round 4 of 2006.

HISTORY: Round 8 of Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series

  • 33 years ago, June 4, 1977, Marty Smith won the main event in New Orleans on a Honda, beating Bob Hannah. Jimmy Ellis was 3rd on a Can-Am. It was his last podium on a Can-am.
  • 20 years ago, April 4, 1987, Rick Johnson beat Jeff Ward and Ron Lechien in Dallas.
  • 10 years ago, March 15, 1997, Jeremy McGrath earned his first win on a Suzuki in Minneapolis.
  • Greg Albertyn was 2nd. That was the last time Suzuki win 1-2 in an AMA Supercross event.

AMP’D MOBILE SUPERCROSS GP RIDER FINISHES

Chad Reed

  • Toronto: 1
  • Vancouver 3
  • Anaheim 1: 3
  • Phoenix: 3
  • Anaheim 2: 2
  • San Francisco: 3
  • Anaheim 3: 2
  • Houston: 2
  • San Diego: 1

Ricky Carmichael

  • Toronto: 2
  • Vancouver 1
  • Anaheim 1: 2
  • Phoenix: 2
  • Anaheim 2: N/A
  • San Francisco: 1
  • Anaheim 3: N/A
  • Houston: N/A
  • San Diego: N/A

James Stewart

  • Toronto: 3
  • Vancouver 2
  • Anaheim 1: 1
  • Phoenix: 1
  • Anaheim 2: 1
  • San Francisco: 2
  • Anaheim 3: 1
  • Houston: 1
  • San Diego: 5

Tim Ferry

  • Toronto: 4
  • Vancouver 5
  • Anaheim 1: 5
  • Phoenix: 5
  • Anaheim 2: 4
  • San Francisco: 4
  • Anaheim 3: 3
  • Houston: 3
  • San Diego: 2

David Vuillemin

  • Toronto: 5
  • Vancouver 4
  • Anaheim 1: 6
  • Phoenix: 20
  • Anaheim 2: 11
  • San Francisco: 6
  • Anaheim 3: 12
  • Houston: 10
  • San Diego: 9

Nick Wey

  • Toronto: 6
  • Vancouver 9
  • Anaheim 1: 7
  • Phoenix: 9
  • Anaheim 2: 3
  • San Francisco: 5
  • Anaheim 3: 4
  • Houston: N/A
  • San Diego: N/A

Ryan Clark

  • Toronto: 7
  • Vancouver: 14
  • Anaheim 1: 17
  • Phoenix: N/A
  • Anaheim 2: N/A
  • San Francisco: N/A
  • Anaheim 3: 17
  • Houston: 16
  • San Diego: 14

Paul Carpenter

  • Toronto: 8
  • Vancouver: 12
  • Anaheim 1: 11
  • Phoenix: 19
  • Anaheim 2: 7
  • San Francisco: 15
  • Anaheim 3: 9
  • Houston: 9
  • San Diego: 8

Heath Voss

  • Toronto: 9
  • Vancouver: 11
  • Anaheim 1: 8
  • Phoenix: 10
  • Anaheim 2: 13
  • San Francisco: 12
  • Anaheim 3: 8
  • Houston: 7
  • San Diego: 7

Jeff Gibson

  • Toronto: 10
  • Vancouver 8
  • Anaheim 1: 15
  • Phoenix: 15
  • Anaheim 2: 12
  • San Francisco: 9
  • Anaheim 3: 13
  • Houston: 17
  • San Diego: 13

Nathan Ramsey

  • Toronto: 21
  • Vancouver: 6
  • Anaheim 1: DNF
  • Phoenix: 11
  • Anaheim 2: 10
  • San Francisco: 13
  • Anaheim 3: 6
  • Houston: 19
  • San Diego: N/A

Travis Preston

  • Toronto: 16
  • Vancouver: 7
  • Anaheim 1: 4
  • Phoenix: 4
  • Anaheim 2: N/A
  • San Francisco: 7
  • Anaheim 3: 11
  • Houston: 5
  • San Diego: 10

Jason Thomas

  • Toronto: 14
  • Vancouver: 10
  • Anaheim 1: 21
  • Phoenix: