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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Series Statistical Report 

Red Bull RedBud National

RedBud – Buchanan, Mich. – July 5 

  • This is the 41st 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.
  • 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.
  • Ken Roczen is the only rider currently in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship to finish on the podium in every moto.
  • In his first five career-starts in the 450 Class, Roczen has compiled an impeccable 1.7 finishing average, compared to Dungey’s equally impressive 2.4 average.
  • Swedish native Fredrik Noren will make his factory debut at RedBud with Team Honda Muscle Milk as the fill-in rider for the injured Justin Barcia.
  • Round five is RedBud’s earliest stop on the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship tour since 2007.

 

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. Michigan’s Mike Hartwig won the 500 Class the same year.
  • This race marks the 34th 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.
  • Jeff Stanton is the only Michigan native to win a 450 Class overall at RedBud. Mike Hartwig is the only Michigan native to win in the 500 Class.
  • 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.
  • Roczen will attempt to become the next rider to win RedBud in both the 250 and 450 Class.

Wins by brand at RedBud

Honda – 11
Kawasaki – 9
Suzuki – 6

Yamaha – 5

KTM – 1
Bultaco – 1

Last win by brand at RedBud
Kawasaki – 2013

KTM – 2012

Honda – 2011

Suzuki – 2010

Yamaha – 2009

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
Ryan Villopoto

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

2014 Current Stats

450 Class Point Standings – After 5 of 12 rounds

  1. Ken Roczen, Germany, KTM, 230
  2. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., KTM, 214
  3. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Suzuki, 187
  4. Trey Canard, Shawnee, Okla., Honda, 186
  5. Brett Metcalfe, Australia, Kawasaki, 141
  6. Weston Peick, Wildomar, Calif., Suzuki, 131
  7. Josh Grant, Riverside, Calif., Yamaha, 129
  8. Malcolm Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Suzuki, 108
  9. Chad Reed, Australia, Kawasaki, 105
  10. Andrew Short, Colorado Springs, Colo., KTM, 102

Overall Wins

Ryan Dungey – 1

Ken Roczen – 3

James Stewart – 1

Moto Wins

Ken Roczen – 4

James Stewart – 3

Ryan Dungey – 2

Josh Grant – 1

Overall Wins by Brand

KTM – 4

Suzuki – 1

Laps led (total)

Ken Roczen – 78

James Stewart – 50

Josh Grant – 16

Ryan Dungey – 9

Eli Tomac – 8

Brett Metcalfe – 3

Trey Canard – 2

Justin Barcia – 1

Chad Reed – 1

Total: 168

Holeshot Winners (total)

Josh Grant – 2

Chad Reed – 2

Ryan Dungey – 2

Ken Roczen – 1

Jake Weimer – 1

Trey Canard – 1

Eli Tomac – 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 35th 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.
  • 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.
  • Roczen’s 2013 victory on a KTM was the brand’s first 250 Class win at RedBud.
  • Yamaha will look for its first 250 Class victory at RedBud in exactly one decade.

Wins by brand at RedBud

Kawasaki – 12
Honda – 9
Yamaha – 8
Suzuki – 3

KTM – 1

Last win by brand at RedBud 

KTM – 2013

Kawasaki – 2012

Honda – 2010
Yamaha – 2004
Suzuki – 1990

First time winners at RedBud
Jeff Emig, 1992 – Yamaha

Trey Canard, 2010 – Honda

2014 Current Stats

250 Class Point Standings – After 5 of 12 rounds

  1. Jeremy Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha, 203
  2. Cooper Webb, Morehead City, N.C., Yamaha, 195
  3. Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, Calif., Kawasaki, 186
  4. Justin Bogle, Cushing, Okla., Honda, 166
  5. Christophe Pourcel, France, Yamaha, 166
  6. Marvin Musquin, France, KTM, 143
  7. Jason Anderson, Edgewood, N.M., KTM, 129
  8. Jessy Nelson, Paso Robles, Calif., Honda, 116
  9. Cole Seely, Newbury Park, Calif., Honda, 115
  10. Justin Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Kawasaki, 103

Overall Wins

Jeremy Martin – 2

Blake Baggett – 2

Cooper Webb – 1

Moto Wins

Jeremy Martin – 5

Blake Baggett – 4

Cooper Webb – 1

Overall Wins by Brand

Yamaha – 3

Kawasaki – 2

Laps Led (total)

Jeremy Martin – 72

Blake Baggett – 36

Cooper Webb – 22

Christophe Pourcel – 21

Jessy Nelson – 8

Justin Bogle – 5

Total: 164

Holeshot Winners (total)

Zach Bell – 3

Christophe Pourcel – 3

Justin Bogle – 2

Jeremy Martin – 1

Jessy Nelson – 1

Past Winners

REDBUD

Buchanan, Mich.

450 Class

Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine

July 6, 2013 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / KAW

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 6, 2013 / Ken Roczen, Germany / KTM

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