Ryan Dungey and Marvin Musquin gave Daytona goers a 1-1 KTM sweep – the third time they’ve done so in the last four races. In 450SX, Eli Tomac and Blake Baggett took the remaining podium spots. In 250SX East, Justin Bogle and Jeremy Martin took 2nd and 3rd.
Max Nagl (MXGP) and Jeffrey Herlings (MX2) swept both motos in their respective classes. Clement Desalle, Antonio Cairoli, Gautier Paulin, Julien Lieber and Dylan Ferrandis all had respectable results as well. Ryan Villopoto’s inaugural MXGP race was a bit of a disappointment, however. He placed only 7th overall.
Rocky Mountain ATV/MC employee Scott Oakes spent several days with LS2 Helmets at the beginning of this year’s Dakar Rally. Check out this amazing report of his experience.
Beau Baron (ATV Pro) and Robbie Bell (Motorcycle Pro) both took 1st-place finishes in their respective classes, continuing their 2015 winning streaks. Mitch Guthrie, Jr., took 1st in the SXS Pro class.
KTM had another sweep, with Ryan Dungey placing 1st in 450SX and Marvin Musquin placing 1st in 250SX East. Eli Tomac and Trey Canard followed up on the 450SX podium, while Jeremy Martin and Justin Bogle took the other podium spots in the 250SX East class.
There were repeat winners in the Motorcycle Open Pro class (Ricky Brabec and Robby Bell) and the Quad Pro class (Jeff and Matt Hancock). The UTV 1900 Pro class saw 43 entries, with Branden Sims and Justin Krause placing 1st and winning a new Polaris RZR XP1000.
Chad Reed showed everyone that he’s still got it, taking the holeshot and speeding away with his first win of the season. In the 250s, Jeremy Martin worked his way up to the front and took 1st.
Rocky Mountain ATV/MC’s popular Rally on the Rocks contest is currently accepting entries until March 31, 2015. Winners will enjoy a prize package that involves attending the Rally on the Rocks event in Moab, Utah.
STI Tire and Wheel is sponsoring the UTV World Championship in Laughlin this weekend February 19-21). They are also showing off the new Roctane XS tire.
The 2015 GNCC season will begin on March 7. As in years past, Rocky Mountain ATV/MC will have strong presence as a GNCC sponsor and through related programs.