Irvine, Calif. – Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto overcame a tough first moto after a huge get-off to grab his third moto win in Moto 2 and finish on the podium in third with a 9-1. Teammate Jake Weimer came back from mechanical issue in Moto 1 to earn ninth in the second moto for 13th overall.
LAKEWOOD, Colo. (June 25, 2011) – The scenic Thunder Valley MX Park welcomed a huge crowd on Saturday as the 2011 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship hosted its fifth round of the season. The Toyota Trucks Thunder Valley National was won by Rockstar/Makita Suzuki’s, of Belle Plaine, Minn., who took his first overall victory of the year in the 450 Class. Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Blake Baggett, of Grand Terrace, Calif., raced to his third overall win in five rounds with a sweep of the day’s motos in the 250 Class.