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Eli Tomac Answers MXON Question at MEC

Eli Tomac Answers MXON Question at MEC After Team USA finished what has to be considered a disappointing 6th overall at the 2018 MXON at Red Bud, #3 Eli Tomac was asked his thoughts Saturday night after winning the $1M at the Monster Energy Cup.

2018 MXON | The Emotion Awards

2018 MXON | The Emotion Awards By Billy Rainford Motocross is an emotional sport. You can run through the entire gamut of them in a matter of seconds. The MXON takes those emotions to an even higher level when national pride gets involved. If you look up the “Top 10 Human Emotions” on the internet, you’ll find fear, anger, sadness, joy, disgust, trust, anticipation, surprise, remorse, and love. With these

Faces at the Races | 2018 MXON Slideshow

Faces at the Races | 2018 MXON Slideshow By Billy Rainford I simply had way too many ‘Faces at the Races‘ photos from last weekend to post as a photo report. I would have been captioning them until Christmas! So, here’s a slideshow featuring photos from the 2018 MXON at Red Bud in Buchanan, Michigan.

Brainstorm | Top 11 Teams at the 2018 MXON

Brainstorm | Top 11 Teams at the 2018 MXON By Billy Rainford MXON 2018 at Red Bud has come and gone. Team France were champions for the 5th time in a row — that’s a dynasty! In this column, I’ll give my thoughts on the performances of the top 10 teams, as well as Team Canada. 10. Germany (78 Points) – Ken Roczen (MXGP), Henry Jacobi (MX2), Max Nagl (Open).

Jeffrey Herlings Proclaims Himself “Fastest Man on the Planet”

Jeffrey Herlings Proclaims Himself “Fastest Man on the Planet” This morning, MXGP World Champion, Jeffrey Herlings, came right out and proclaimed himself the “Fastest Man on the Planet” on his Instagram page: @jeffrey_herlings84. Not that he’s wrong, and the rest of his post mirrored this same confidence: jeffrey_herlings84🔥 F A S T E S T M A N O N T H E P L A N E T 🔥

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Well, once a year the Monday Morning Coffee comes from some exotic part of the world following the annual trip to the MXON. This year, I’m typing from a hotel in Elkhart, Indiana. Not quite the same as sitting in the same castle where Winston Churchill and the allies sat and made key decisions on the invasion at Normandy, but still… First off, thank you to Team

Podcasts | 2018 MXON Sunday

Podcasts | 2018 MXON Sunday By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON had one for the books this year at the 2018 MXON at Red Bud. All 3 riders – Colton Facciotti, Jess Pettis, and Tyler Medaglia – had battles to get through and all 3 made the country proud, never giving up. The team had to do a motor change on Tyler Medaglia’s bike between moto 2 and moto 3.

2018 MXON Overall Results

Race 1 (MXGP + MX2) – Classification Pos Nr Rider Nat. Fed. Bike Time laps Diff. First Diff. Prev. Bestlaptime in lap Speed 1 4 Herlings, Jeffrey NED KNMV KTM 36:14.743 16 0:00.000 0:00.000 2:05.671 4 51.9 2 1 Paulin, Gautier FRA MCM Husqvarna 36:40.159 16 0:25.416 0:25.416 2:06.199 4 51.7 3 53 Prado, Jorge ESP RFME KTM 36:46.226 16 0:31.483 0:06.067 2:06.559 4 51.6 4 25 Tomac, Eli USA

MXON | Moto 1 Results

Race 1 (MXGP + MX2) – Classification Pos Nr Rider Nat. Fed. Bike Time laps Diff. First Diff. Prev. Bestlaptime in lap Speed 1 4 Herlings, Jeffrey NED KNMV KTM 36:14.743 16 0:00.000 0:00.000 2:05.671 4 51.9 2 1 Paulin, Gautier FRA MCM Husqvarna 36:40.159 16 0:25.416 0:25.416 2:06.199 4 51.7 3 53 Prado, Jorge ESP RFME KTM 36:46.226 16 0:31.483 0:06.067 2:06.559 4 51.6 4 25 Tomac, Eli USA