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RedBull Red Bud National Statistical Report

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned  
Series Statistical Report

Red Bull RedBud National

RedBud MX – Buchanan, Mich. – July 6

  • This is the 40th running of the RedBud National.
  • RedBud is the site of the largest obstacle in American Motocross. LaRocco’s Leap, named for former championship rider and local hero Mike LaRocco, is a 120-foot uphill triple jump. The iconic obstacle has been giving riders big air for over two decades.
  • RedBud has hosted a national during the 4th of July holiday weekend since 1978.
  • Ricky Carmichael captured seven consecutive wins in the 450 Class at RedBud on three different brands of motorcycles.
  • In 2012, both the 450 Class and 250 Class winner at RedBud went on to win the title in their respective classes – Ryan Dungey (450 Class) and Blake Baggett (250 Class).
  • With Ryan Dungey’s victory on a KTM in 2012, all five OEM’s have won at RedBud over the last five seasons in the 450 Class.
  • Only two foreign-born riders have won at RedBud in both the 450 (Chad Reed and Sebastien Tortelli) and 250 (Grant Langston and Stephane Roncada) classes.
  • Dungey is the only rider in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship to finish on the podium in every moto.
  • Ryan Villopoto has captured the most moto wins of the season with nine to date, as well as the distinction of being the only rider to win a moto at every round.
  • Wil Hahn leads the 250 Class in Motorcycle Superstore Holeshot Championship points after only racing four motos.

 

450 Class Stats

  • The first Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship race held at RedBud was July 28th, 1974. Kenny Zahrt won on a Bultaco, marking the last AMA Pro Motocross win for that manufacturer.
  • This race marks the 33rd time the gate will drop at RedBud for a Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship race in the premier class.
  • Marty Tripes won his last Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship race at RedBud in 1979.
  • Jeff Ward won at RedBud on 125cc, 250cc, and 500cc bikes.
  • Ricky Carmichael has won at RedBud on three brands of motorcycles – Kawasaki, Honda, and Suzuki.
  • Chad Reed became just the second international 450 Class winner at RedBud in 2011.
  • With two wins, Ryan Dungey holds the most wins at RedBud of any current racer in the 450 Class.

 

Wins by brand at RedBud
Honda – 11
Kawasaki – 8
Suzuki – 6

Yamaha – 5

KTM – 1
Bultaco – 1

 

Last win by brand at RedBud
KTM – 2012

Honda – 2011

Suzuki – 2010

Yamaha – 2009

Kawasaki – 2008

 

First time winners at RedBud
Kenny Zahrt, 1974 – Bultaco
Steve Wise, 1980 – Honda
Mike Kiedrowski, 1992 – Kawasaki

Josh Grant, 2009 – Yamaha

 

Riders to win at RedBud in both classes
James Stewart

Ricky Carmichael
Jeff Emig
Mike Kiedrowski
Jeff Ward

 

Brand Sweeps at RedBud

Kawasaki; James Stewart and Ryan Villopoto – 2008

Kawasaki; Jeff Emig and Ricky Carmichael – 1998

Yamaha; John Dowd and Kevin Windham – 1997

Honda; Jeremy McGrath and Steve Lamson – 1995

Honda; Jeff Stanton and George Holland – 1989

Honda; Rick Johnson and Ron Lechien – 1985

Honda; David Bailey and Johnny O’Mara – 1983

 

2013 Current Stats

 

450 Class Point Standings – After 6 of 12 rounds

1. Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, Wash., Kawasaki, 283

2. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., KTM, 271

3. Justin Barcia, Monroe, N.Y., Honda, 219

4. Trey Canard, Shawnee, Okla., Honda, 169

5. Mike Alessi, Victorville, Calif., Suzuki, 158

6. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Suzuki, 140

7. Tyla Rattray, Durban, South Africa, Kawasaki, 119

8. Broc Tickle, Holly, Mich., Suzuki, 115

9. Andrew Short, Colorado Springs, Colo., KTM, 110

10. Jake Weimer, Rupert, Idaho, Kawasaki, 109

 

Overall Wins
Ryan Villopoto – 3

Ryan Dungey – 3

 

Moto Wins
Ryan Villopoto – 9

Ryan Dungey – 3

 

Overall Wins by Brand
Kawasaki – 3

KTM – 3

 

Laps Led (total)
Ryan Villopoto – 129

Ryan Dungey – 28

Justin Barcia – 23

James Stewart – 20

Andrew Short – 6

Total: 206

 

Holeshot Winners
Justin Barcia – 4

James Stewart – 2

Mike Alessi – 2

Josh Grant – 1

Ryan Villopoto – 1

Ryan Dungey – 1

 

250 Class Stats

  • The first 250 Class race held at RedBud was May 23, 1976. Bob Hannah won on a Yamaha.
  • This race marks the 34th time the gate will drop at RedBud for a 250 Class race.
  • Ryan Villopoto and Jeff Emig are the only two riders to win three races in a row at RedBud.
  • Blake Baggett will attempt to be the first three-peat winner in the 250 Class since Ryan Villopoto’s streak from 2006-2008.
  • Ricky Carmichael, James Stewart, Steve Lamson, Jeff Emig, Mickey Dymond, Mark Barnett, Ryan Villopoto and Blake Baggett have all won back-to-back events at RedBud.
  • Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki has won six of the last seven 250 Class races at RedBud. As a brand, Kawasaki has won 9 of the last 11 races at RedBud.

 

Wins by brand at RedBud
Kawasaki – 12
Honda – 9
Yamaha – 8
Suzuki – 3

 

Last win by brand at RedBud 

Kawasaki – 2012

Honda – 2010
Yamaha – 2004
Suzuki – 1990

 

First time winners at RedBud
Jeff Emig, 1992 – Yamaha

Trey Canard, 2010 – Honda

 

2013 Current Stats

 

250 Class Point Standings – After 6 of 12 rounds

1. Ken Roczen, Apolda, Germany, KTM, 265

2. Eli Tomac, Cortez, Colo., Honda, 258

3. Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, Calif., Kawasaki, 223

4. Marvin Musquin, La Reole, France, KTM, 222

5. Zach Osborne, Abingdon, Va., Honda, 185

6. Jason Anderson, Edgewood, N.M., Suzuki, 161

7. Kyle Cunningham, Aledo, Texas, Yamaha, 131

8. Jeremy Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha, 124

9.Justin Bogle, Cushing, Okla., Honda, 122

10. Cooper Webb, Morehead City, N.C., Yamaha, 113

 

Overall Wins

Ken Roczen – 1

Eli Tomac – 2

Marvin Musquin – 2

Blake Baggett – 1

 

Moto Wins

Ken Roczen – 6

Eli Tomac – 4

Marvin Musquin – 1

Blake Baggett – 1

 

Overall Wins by Brand

KTM – 3

Honda – 2

Kawasaki – 1

 

Laps Led (total)

Ken Roczen – 96

Eli Tomac – 57

Marvin Musquin – 34

Darryn Durham – 10

Blake Baggett – 4

Cooper Webb – 1
Total: 202

 

Holeshot Winners

Wil Hahn – 3

Zach Osborne – 2

Blake Baggett – 1

Zach Bell – 1

Jeremy Martin – 1

Justin Bogle – 1

Eli Tomac – 1

Marvin Musquin – 1

Ken Roczen – 1

Past Winners

REDBUD

Buchanan, Mich.
450 Class

Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine

July 7, 2012 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / KTM

July 2, 2011 / Chad Reed, Australia / Honda

July 3, 2010 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / Suzuki

July 4, 2009 / Josh Grant, Riverside, CA / Yamaha

July 6, 2008 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki

July 1, 2007 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki

July 2, 2006 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki

July 3, 2005 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki

July 4, 2004 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda

July 6, 2003 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda

July 7, 2002 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda

July 1, 2001 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki

July 2, 2000 / Sebastien Tortelli, France / Honda

July 4, 1999 / Kevin Windham, Ethel, LA / Honda

July 5, 1998 / Jeff Emig, Riverside, CA / Kawasaki

July 6, 1997 / John Dowd, Chicopee, MA / Yamaha

July 7, 1996 / Jeff Emig, Riverside, CA / Kawasaki

July 2, 1995 / Jeremy McGrath, Murrieta, CA / Honda

July 3, 1994 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Kawasaki

July 4, 1993 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Kawasaki

July 5, 1992 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Kawasaki

July 7, 1991 / Damon Bradshaw, Mooresville, NC / Yamaha

July 8, 1990 / Jeff Ward, San Juan Capistrano, CA / Kawasaki

July 2, 1989 / Jeff Stanton, Sherwood, MI / Honda

July 7, 1985 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Honda

July 1, 1984 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha

July 3, 1983 / David Bailey, Axton, VA / Honda

June 1, 1980 / Steve Wise, Pharr, TX / Honda

July 1, 1979 / Marty Tripes, Santee, TX / Honda

July 2, 1978 / Kent Howerton, San Antonio, TX / Suzuki

May 22, 1977 / Tony DiStefano, Morrisville, PA / Suzuki

April 28, 1974 / Ken Zahrt, Woodland Hills, CA / Bultaco

 

250 Class

Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine

July 7, 2012 / Blake Baggett, Grand Terrance, Calif. / Kawasaki

July 2, 2011 / Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, Calif. / Kawasaki

July 3, 2010 / Trey Canard, Shawnee, OK / Honda

July 4, 2009 / Jake Weimer, Rupert, ID / Kawasaki

July 6, 2008 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki

July 1, 2007 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki

July 2, 2006 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki

July 3, 2005 / Grant Langston, South Africa / Kawasaki

July 4, 2004 / Michael Brown, Johnson City, TN / Yamaha

July 6, 2003 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki

July 7, 2002 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki

July 1, 2001 / Larry Ward, Florence, SD / Yamaha

July 2, 2000 / Stephane Roncada, France / Yamaha

July 4, 1999 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki

July 5, 1998 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki

July 6, 1997 / Kevin Windham, Baton Rouge, LA / Yamaha

July 7, 1996 / Steve Lamson, Pollock Pines, CA / Honda

July 2, 1995 / Steve Lamson, Pollock Pines, CA / Honda

July 3, 1994 / Jeff Emig, Riverside, CA / Yamaha

July 4, 1993 / Jeff Emig, Highland Ranch, CA / Yamaha

July 5, 1992 / Jeff Emig, Highland Ranch, CA / Yamaha

July 7, 1991 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Kawasaki

July 8, 1990 / Guy Cooper, Stillwater, OK / Suzuki

July 2, 1989 / George Holland, Kerman, CA / Honda

July 3, 1988 / Guy Cooper, Stillwater, OK / Honda

July 5, 1987 / Micky Dymond, Yorba Linda, CA / Honda

July 6, 1986 / Micky Dymond, Yorba Linda, CA / Honda

July 7, 1985 / Ron Lechien, El Cajon, CA / Honda

July 1, 1984 / Jeff Ward, Mission Viejo, CA / Kawasaki

July 3, 1983 / Johnny O’Mara, Simi Valley, CA / Honda

July 4, 1982 / Mark Barnett, Bridgeview, IL / Suzuki

July 5, 1981 / Mark Barnett, Bridgeview, IL / Suzuki

May 23, 1976 / Bob Hannah, Whittier, CA / Yamaha

 

500cc Motocross

Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine

July 3, 1988 / Jeff Ward, Mission Viejo, CA / Kawasaki

July 5, 1987 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Honda

July 6, 1986 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Honda

July 7, 1985 / Broc Glover, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha

July 1, 1984 / David Bailey, Axton, VA / Honda

July 3, 1983 / Broc Glover, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha

July 4, 1982 / Danny Chandler, Foresthill, CA / Honda

July 5, 1981 / Chuck Sun, Sherwood, OR / Honda

June 1, 1980 / Denny Swartz, Marietta, OH / Maico

July 1, 1979 / Danny LaPorte, Yucca Valley, CA / Suzuki

July 2, 1978 / Rick Burgett, Sandy, OR / Yamaha

April 28, 1974 / Mike Hartwig, Hadley, MI / Yamaha