The Johnsons are at it again in Denver

Shawn Clark wins AMA Arenacross Lites win

AURORA, Ill., (February 10, 2006) It was high drama at the historical Denver Coliseum. Brock Sellards and Chad Johnson rolled in to the mile high city tied in point for the final weekend of Toyota Arenacross. Team Faith’s Kevin Johnson got off to a great start by winning the $500 Weekend Warrior Hole Shot award and leading ever lap on his way to victory. It was the battle for the second, third and forth position that kept the Colorado crowd on the edge of their seats. Brock Sellards started third behind teammate Jeff Northorp but soon made the pass to follow Kevin Johnson for nearly 18 laps. It was then that Sellards had a chance to make a pass on the leader. In the Toyota Hairpin when Sellards put a wheel inside of Kevin Johnson but back off. On the next lap both Sellards and Chad Johnson got together causing Sellard to blow the turn and ultimately finishing 5th. Chad Johnson would coast to a 2nd and gained 5 valuable points with on race to go. The winner will receive a share of $100,000 and a new Toyota truck.

The Denver area provided the Toyota Arenacross Lites class with some impressive talent. Grand Junction’s Mitch Carroll got the hole shot and led for sometime until Arenacross regular Shawn Clark made the pass to win the Lites main event. Lakewood Colorado’s Bobby Fitch finished third.

AMA Arenacross Results

  1. Kevin Johnson, Yamaha
  2. Chad Johnson, Yamaha
  3. Greg Schnell, Suzuki
  4. Jeff Northrop, Honda
  5. Brock Sellards, Honda

AMA Arenacross Lites Results

  1. Shawn Clark, Kawasaki
  2. Mitch Carroll, Yamaha
  3. Bobby Fitch, Suzuki
  4. Kody Molitor, Yamaha
  5. Jon Paul Powell, Honda

AMA Arenacross Points

  1. Chad Johnson (7) 397
  2. Brock Sellards (7) 391
  3. Kevin Johnson (4) 350
  4. Jeff Northrop (1) 324
  5. Greg Schnell 316
  6. Jim Neese 294
  7. Shawn Clark 249
  8. Zach Ames 221
  9. Scott Metz 178
  10. Travis Hodges 145

Tickets are available online at www.arenacross.com, www.ticketmaster.com, www.tickets.com.

For more information on the Toyota AMA National Arenacross Series log on to www.arenacross.com.

About Toyota AMA National Arenacross Series and Arenacross

In its 22nd year, the Toyota AMA National Arenacross Series is the premier indoor motocross series in the U.S. playing to sold-out arenas nationwide. In addition to the marquee national tour, the Toyota AMA National Arenacross Series is supported by a regionally based Arenacross tour which provides both professional and amateur motocross riders the opportunity to race in front of sold-out arenas. Information on the Toyota AMA National Arenacross Series and other Arenacross events may be found at www.arenacross.com.

About AMA Pro Racing

AMA Pro Racing is the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the United States. Its properties include the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF, the AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited, the AMA Ford Quality Checked Flat Track Championship and the AMA Supermoto Championship. For more information about AMA Pro Racing, visit www.amaproracing.com.

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