Dungey Becomes Fifth Different Monster Energy Supercross Winner with First Victory of Season in Indianapolis
Cianciarulo Races to Second Career Eastern Regional 250SX Win
INDIANAPOLIS (March 1, 2014) – In front of 59,919 fans inside Lucas Oil Stadium, Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey captured his first win of the 2014 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, season on a night that resulted in a major shakeup in the 450SX Class standings. In the third race of the Eastern Regional 250SX Class Championship, Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Adam Cianciarulo captured his second career victory to extend his points lead.
450SX Class Start
Photo Credit: Simon Cudby
Smartop MotoConcepts Racing’s Mike Alessi secured the Nuclear Cowboyz® Holeshot Award to start the 20-lap 450SX Class Main Event and was followed by Dungey and GEICO Honda’s Eli Tomac. Behind them several of the championship’s leading title contenders encountered misfortune, as Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto, the 450SX Class points leader, and Red Bull KTM’s Ken Roczen, second in the standings, crashed on the start straight. Just a few feet in front of them, Team Yoshimura Suzuki’s....... Read more