CORONA, Calif., (June 21, 2007) – Monster Energy’s Ricky Carmichael, coming off his 100th career AMA Outdoor National MX win, was pumped to get back into stock car mode, this past week cutting some hot laps at New Smyrna Raceway in Florida.

In an exclusive to Monster Energy, Carmichael’s camp sent along some photos of the up-and-coming stock car racer in action! Check it out.

Next up for the Monster Energy’s Carmichael is the July 1st Monster Energy/Kawasaki RedBud National, presented by Concept Haulers, Round Five of the 2007 AMA Toyota Motocross Championship. This will reportedly be Carmichael’s final AMA MX race of the season.

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