Weekly Notes San Francisco, Part 1

AMA Supercross Class Laps Led:
James Stewart 67
Ricky Carmichael 35
Chad Reed 17
Nick Wey 1

AMA Supercross Lites Class Laps Led:
Ryan Villopoto 27
Christophe Pourcel 17
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

Progressive Direct Holeshot Award (AMA Supercross Lites)
Christophe Pourcel (Anaheim 1): $1,000
Martin Davalos (Phoenix): $1,000
Steve Boniface (Anaheim 2): $1,000

MMI Top Tech Award
Jeremy Albrecht (Anaheim 1): $500.00
Mike Gosselaar (Phoenix): $500.00
Jason Thomas (Anaheim 2): $500.00

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Pro Privateer Challenge
1. Nick Wey 74 Points
2. David Vuillemin 64 Points
3. Heath Voss 56 Points

Asterisk Medic Card
Charles Castloo (Anaheim 1)
Michael Willard (Phoenix)
Charles Castloo (Anaheim 2)

Racer X Gas Card
Nathan Ramsey (Anaheim 1)
Eric Sorby (Phoenix)
Bryan Johnson (Anaheim 2)

Toyota Tundra Privateer Challenge
Jeff Gibson (Anaheim 1)
Nick Wey (Phoenix)
Nick Wey (Anaheim 2)

Race Recap:
ANAHEIM, Calif. (January 20, 2007) — Kawasaki’s James Stewart, of Haines City, Fla., won his third consecutive Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series race in front of 43,144 fans at Angel Stadium. Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto, of Poulsbo, Wash., won his second AMA Supercross Lites race and moved into a 17-point lead in overall standings.

KTM Junior Supercross Challenge

  1. Jordan Sahar, Tarazana, Calif., KTM
  2. Trae Kuehn, Murrieta, Calif., KTM
  3. Dave Myatt, Purvis, Miss., KTM
  4. Austin Radvansky, Lugoff, S.C., KTM
  5. Drake Fertig, Hurricane, W.V., KTM
  6. Nolan Toms, Laguna Niguel, Calif., KTM
  7. Casey Langosh, West Hills, Calif., KTM
  8. Gage Richardson, Queen Creek, Ariz., KTM
  9. Braxton Taylor, Sylmar, Calif., KTM
  10. Ryder Dining, Carpinteria, Calif., KTM
  11. Jaren Flowers, Queen Creek, Ariz., KTM
  12. Cody Purcell, Redondo Beach, Calif., KTM
  13. Jonathan Hammack, Carl Junction, Mo., KTM
  14. Tennesy Taylor, Hastings, Neb., KTM
  15. David Milana, Syosset, N.Y., KTM

Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Season Standings

  1. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Kawasaki, 117
  2. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha, 107
  3. Ricky Carmichael, Tallahassee, Fla., Suzuki, 91
  4. Timmy Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki, 84
  5. Nicholas Wey, Murrieta, Calif., Honda, 74
  6. David Vuillemin, Menifee, Calif., Honda, 64
  7. Heath Voss, Mico, Texas, Honda, 56
  8. Travis Preston, Hesperia, Calif., Honda, 55
  9. Paul Carpenter, Ithaca, N.Y., Kawasaki, 53
  10. Michael Byrne, Newnan, Ga., Suzuki, 51

Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Event Results, Anaheim 2

  1. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Kawasaki
  2. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha
  3. Nick Wey, Murrieta, Calif., Honda
  4. Timmy Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki
  5. Michael Byrne, Newnan, Ga., Suzuki
  6. Kevin Windham, Centerville, Miss., Honda
  7. Paul Carpenter, Ithaca, N.Y. Kawasaki
  8. Ivan Tedesco, Murrieta, Calif., Suzuki
  9. Josh Summey, Stanley, N.C., Honda
  10. Nathan Ramsey, Menifee, Calif., Yamaha

Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series Standings

  1. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Kawasaki, 75
  2. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha, 60
  3. Timmy Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki, 50
  4. Nicholas Wey, Murrieta, Calif., Honda, 46
  5. Ricky Carmichael, Tallahassee, Fla., Suzuki, 44
  6. Michael Byrne, Newnan, Ga., Suzuki, 42
  7. Kevin Windham, Centreville, Miss., Honda, 25
  8. Travis Preston, Hesperia, Calif., Honda, 36
  9. Ivan Tedesco, Murrieta, Calif., Suzuki, 34
  10. Heath Voss, Mico, Texas, Honda, 32

Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Lites Event Results, Anaheim 2

  1. Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, Wash., Kawasaki
  2. Jason Lawrence, Carlsbad, Calif., Yamaha
  3. Josh Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Yamaha
  4. Josh Grant, Riverside, Calif., Honda
  5. Christopher Gosselaar, Victorville, Calif., Kawasaki
  6. Jake Weimer, Rupert, Idaho, Honda
  7. Steve Boniface, Corona, Calif., Kawasaki
  8. Troy Adams, Homosassa, Fla., Kawasaki
  9. Kyle Partridge, Las Vegas, Nev., Honda
  10. Martin Davalos, Cairo, Ga., KTM

Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Lites Season Standings

  1. Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, Wash., Kawasaki, 72
  2. Jason Lawrence, Carlsbad, Calif., Yamaha, 55
  3. Christopher Gosselaar, Victorville, Calif., Kawasaki, 49
  4. Christophe Pourcel, France, Kawasaki, 47
  5. Matthew Lemoine, Pilot Point, Texas, Yamaha, 42
  6. Steve Boniface, Corona, Calif., Kawasaki, 40
  7. Jake Weimer, Rupert, Idaho, Honda, 38
  8. Josh Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Yamaha, 36
  9. Troy Adams, Homosassa, Fla., Suzuki, 36
  10. Josh Hansen, Lake Elsinore, Calif., KTM, 33

AMA Supercross Class Recap

  • James Stewart became the first Kawasaki rider in history to win the first three rounds of an AMA Supercross Series.
  • Stewart earned his 14th AMA Supercross win last weekend in Anaheim. He is one shy of Ricky Carmichael on the Kawasaki’s all-time AMA Supercross win list.
  • This was the first time in AMA Supercross history that a brand swept the first three rounds. Kawasaki has won both AMA Supercross and AMA Lites first three rounds.
  • Dating back to last year, this was the 9th consecutive podium for James Stewart.
  • Nick Wey earned his first podium since last year.
  • Chad Reed earned his eighth consecutive podium of the season.
  • James Stewart gets 3rd consecutive win. Other great starts to an AMA Supercross seasons are: Jimmy Ellis-4 consecutive wins; Rick Johnson-5 consecutive wins; Jeremy McGrath-13 consecutive wins.
  • In 1989, Kawasaki won a combined 11 main events in AMA Supercross and AMA Supercross Lites competition; they have six this year.
  • In 1991, Honda had a record 25 AMA Supercross and AMA Supercross Lites combined main event wins.

AMA Supercross Lites Recap

  • In 2004, Kawasaki started the season off with five consecutive wins.
  • In 1989, Kawasaki started the season off with four consecutive wins.

Round 4 Stats-San Francisco

  • First race was January 25th, 2003; Ricky Carmichael won on a Honda.
  • Since 1974, the first rider to win three AMA Supercross races went on to win the title 20 times in 34 seasons.
  • Four different brands have won in San Francisco
  • Nick Wey earned his first podium of the year in San Francisco
  • In 2006, Chad Reed had 14 podiums he finished off the podium in San Francisco (5th place).
  • Reed finished on the podium at every race held from 2003 to 2005.
  • Ryan Villopoto got his third career AMA Supercross Lites win last week. Can he win back to back and keep the Kawasaki winning streak going?

History

  • 30 years ago on March 19th, 1977, Jim Ellis won in Houston on a Can-Am. It was Can-Am’s last AMA Supercross win.
  • 20 years ago on February 21st, 1987, Rick Johnson won in Miami on a Honda.
  • 10 years ago on February 1st, 1997 in Seattle, Doug Henry won on a 2-stroke Yamaha. His next win would be on a 4-stroke.

Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Rider Finishes

Chad Reed
Toronto: 1
Vancouver 3
Anaheim 1: 3
Phoenix: 3
Anaheim 2: 2

Ricky Carmichael
Toronto: 2
Vancouver 1
Anaheim 1: 2
Phoenix: 2
Anaheim 2: N/A

James Stewart
Toronto: 3
Vancouver 2
Anaheim 1: 1
Phoenix: 1
Anaheim 2: 1

Tim Ferry
Toronto: 4
Vancouver 5
Anaheim 1: 5
Phoenix: 5
Anaheim 2: 4

David Vuillemin
Toronto: 5
Vancouver 4
Anaheim 1: 6
Phoenix: 20
Anaheim 2: 11

Nick Wey
Toronto: 6
Vancouver 9
Anaheim 1: 7
Phoenix: 9
Anaheim 2: 3

Ryan Clark
Toronto: 7
Vancouver: 14
Anaheim 1: 17
Phoenix: N/A
Anaheim 2: N/A

Paul Carpenter
Toronto: 8
Vancouver: 12
Anaheim 1: 11
Phoenix: 19
Anaheim 2: 7

Heath Voss
Toronto: 9
Vancouver: 11
Anaheim 1: 8
Phoenix: 10
Anaheim 2: 13

Jeff Gibson
Toronto: 10
Vancouver 8
Anaheim 1: 15
Phoenix: 15
Anaheim 2: 12

Nathan Ramsey

  • In 1989, Kawasaki started the season off with four consecutive wins.
  • Round 4 Stats-San Francisco

    • First race was January 25th, 2003; Ricky Carmichael won on a Honda.
    • Since 1974, the first rider to win three AMA Supercross races went on to win the title 20 times in 34 seasons.
    • Four different brands have won in San Francisco
    • Nick Wey earned his first podium of the year in San Francisco
    • In 2006, Chad Reed had 14 podiums he finished off the podium in San Francisco (5th place).
    • Reed finished on the podium at every race held from 2003 to 2005.
    • Ryan Villopoto got his third career AMA Supercross Lites win last week. Can he win back to back and keep the Kawasaki winning streak going?

    History

    • 30 years ago on March 19th, 1977, Jim Ellis won in Houston on a Can-Am. It was Can-Am’s last AMA Supercross win.
    • 20 years ago on February 21st, 1987, Rick Johnson won in Miami on a Honda.
    • 10 years ago on February 1st, 1997 in Seattle, Doug Henry won on a 2-stroke Yamaha. His next win would be on a 4-stroke.

    Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Rider Finishes

    Chad Reed
    Toronto: 1
    Vancouver 3
    Anaheim 1: 3
    Phoenix: 3
    Anaheim 2: 2

    Ricky Carmichael
    Toronto: 2
    Vancouver 1
    Anaheim 1: 2
    Phoenix: 2
    Anaheim 2: N/A

    James Stewart
    Toronto: 3
    Vancouver 2
    Anaheim 1: 1
    Phoenix: 1
    Anaheim 2: 1

    Tim Ferry
    Toronto: 4
    Vancouver 5
    Anaheim 1: 5
    Phoenix: 5
    Anaheim 2: 4

    David Vuillemin
    Toronto: 5
    Vancouver 4
    Anaheim 1: 6
    Phoenix: 20
    Anaheim 2: 11

    Nick Wey
    Toronto: 6
    Vancouver 9
    Anaheim 1: 7
    Phoenix: 9
    Anaheim 2: 3

    Ryan Clark
    Toronto: 7
    Vancouver: 14
    Anaheim 1: 17
    Phoenix: N/A
    Anaheim 2: N/A

    Paul Carpenter
    Toronto: 8
    Vancouver: 12
    Anaheim 1: 11
    Phoenix: 19
    Anaheim 2: 7

    Heath Voss
    Toronto: 9
    Vancouver: 11
    Anaheim 1: 8
    Phoenix: 10
    Anaheim 2: 13

    Jeff Gibson
    Toronto: 10
    Vancouver 8
    Anaheim 1: 15
    Phoenix: 15
    Anaheim 2: 12

    Nathan Ramsey
    Toronto: 21
    Vancouver: 6
    Anaheim 1: DNF
    Phoenix: 11
    Anaheim 2: 10

    Travis Preston
    Toronto: 16
    Vancouver: 7
    Anaheim 1: 4
    Phoenix: 4
    Anaheim 2: N/A

    Jason Thomas
    Toronto: 14
    Vancouver: 10
    Anaheim 1: 21
    Phoenix: 14
    Anaheim 2: 16

    Kevin Windham
    Toronto: N/A
    Vancouver: N/A
    Anaheim 1: 9
    Phoenix: 8
    Anaheim 2: 6

    Michael Byrne
    Toronto: 15
    Vancouver: 19
    Anaheim 1: 10
    Phoenix: 6
    Anaheim 2: 5

    Ivan Tedesco
    Toronto: N/A
    Vancouver: N/A
    Anaheim 1: 14
    Phoenix: 7
    Anaheim 2: 8

    Joshua Summey
    Toronto: 19
    Vancouver: 16
    Anaheim 1: N/A
    Phoenix: N/A
    Anaheim 2: 9

    Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Lites Class Rider Finishes

    Ryan Villopoto
    Anaheim 1: 1
    Phoenix: 2
    Anaheim 2: 1

    Christophe Pourcel
    Anaheim 1: 2
    Phoenix: 1
    Anaheim 2: 21

    Jason Lawrence
    Anaheim 1: 3
    Phoenix: 8
    Anaheim 2: 2

    Joshua Hansen
    Anaheim 1: 4
    Phoenix: 6
    Anaheim 2: 22

    Jake Weimer
    Anaheim 1: 5
    Phoenix: 14
    Anaheim 2: 6

    Troy Adams
    Anaheim 1: 6
    Phoenix: 13
    Anaheim 2: 8

    Matthew Lemoine
    Anaheim 1: 7
    Phoenix: 4
    Anaheim 2: 11

    Christopher Gosselaar
    Anaheim 1: 8
    Phoenix: 3
    Anaheim 2: 5

    Kyle Chisholm
    Anaheim 1: 9
    Phoenix: N/A
    Anaheim 2: N/A

    Justin Keeney
    Anaheim 1: 10
    Phoenix: 12
    Anaheim 2: 13

    Steve Boniface
    Anaheim 1: 11
    Phoenix: 5
    Anaheim 2: 7

    Kyle Cunningham
    Anaheim 1: 13
    Phoenix: 9
    Anaheim 2: 12

    Martin Davalos
    Anaheim 1: 20
    Phoenix: 10
    Anaheim 2: 10