2022 ATLANTA SUPERCROSS: 450 OVERALL RACE RESULTS
The 14th round of the Monster Energy Supercross series is held at Atlanta Motor Speedway and the series is winding down with only four rounds left in the season. This is one of two rounds that are bigger, faster and offers a more outdoor feel to it like Daytona.
The track got lots of rain the night before. The Dirt Wurx crew got the track in decent condition for racing but the track still had a lot of moisture in it.
This is a track that suits the 450 points leader Eli Tomac. Does he extend his points lead or play it safe in Atlanta?
This is how the 450 night of racing went down.
450 MAIN EVENT RESULTS
The holeshot in the 450 class went to Justin Barciawith Sexton right behind him. Musquin got taken down in the second corner. Anderson started in third and Tomac fourth.
Sexton applied pressure early on Barcia for the lead. Sexton made the pass with Anderson moving past him as well.
On the fourth lap Sexton went down losing his front wheels putting Anderson in the lead. Barcia went down not long after putting Cooper Webb into second and Tomac third. Sexton started making his way back into the top five and had a chance to make it on the podium.
By lap nine it was Webb, Tomac and Sexton in a train for second third and fourth. Tomac got around Webb for second.
Sexton launched past Webb to get into third place and started to catch Tomac.
On the final lap Anderson pulled over a five-second lead and win the race with ease. Tomac was second with Sexton third and Webb fourth.
|1||21||Jason Anderson||15 Laps|
|14||200||Ryan Breece||14 Laps|
|20||722||Adam Enticknap||13 Laps|
|21||19||Justin Bogle||10 Laps|
|22||78||Cade Clason||7 Laps|
450 HEAT 1 RACE RESULTS
Jason Anderson captured the holeshot with Eli Tomac in tow. It was then Justin Barcia and Justin Bogle and Noren rounded out the top five.
With three laps left Tomac started to put pressure on Anderson and finally made the pass in the option lane! Then Anderson made the pass right back. Tomac made a big mistake dropping him back over a second to Anderson.
Jason ran away with the first 450 Heat race win of the night.
|1||21||Jason Anderson||5 Laps|
|19||501||Scotty Wennerstrom||4 Laps|
450 HEAT 2 RACE RESULTS
Alex Marti grabbed the holeshot with Kyle Chisholm in second. Cooper Webb got into second with authority and then made the pass on Alex within the first lap. Chase Sexton blew into second with Marvin Musquin taking the position from Martin.
Sexton made it look easy as he passed Cooper Webb. Malcolm Stewart came through the pack and made his way past Marvin Musquin for third.
Chase Sexton went on to win the race with ease.
|1||23||Chase Sexton||5 Laps|