The most important off-road event of the year, the Daytona Supercross, was held last evening on the infield of the famous Daytona International Speedway. On a track designed by Ricky Carmichael, Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto stretched his championship points lead with a win ahead of second place Chad Reed (Honda) and third place Ryan Dungey (Suzuki). James Stewart (Yamaha) crashed early in the race while in the lead. He remounted to finish 9th.
In the third round of the Eastern Region Lites series, Blake Baggett (Kawasaki) took the win ahead of Justin Barcia (Honda) and third place Ryan Sipes (Yamaha). Barcia has the points lead in the series.