Tommy Hahn’s CycleTrader Rock River Yamaha YZ450F.
Josh Grant is back in action this weekend. Chad Reed’s factory Yamaha YZ450F. Another look at Reedy’s YZ450F. James Stewart’s factory Suzuki RM-Z450. Mmmmmaico! Look at that rear sprocket! Andrew Short won’t be racing, but his BTO Sports KTM 450SXF is here. Davi Millsaps’ BTO Sports KTM 450SXF. Matt Bisceglia runs some bright plastics on his DirtCandy RM-Z250. A peeking Pro Circuit KX250F–post Team Peak. Brian Kranz has Eli Tomac’s Monster Kawasaki KX450SR dialed. Luke Renzland’s CycleTrader Yamaha YZ250F. The GOAT is in his home pasture. Ken Roczen’s RCH Suzuki RM-Z450 has quite a few differences from Ricky Carmichael’s Suzuki. How many differences can you spot? Cole Seely is looking for blood after several run-ins with Jason Anderson last weekend. Carlos Rivera wheels Ryan Dungey’s factory KTM to tech inspection. Frankie Latham also heads to tech inspection, pushing Marvin Musquin’s KTM 450SXF. Latham would like to see his rider on top of the podium tonight after a costly gaffe last weekend in Atlanta. Shane McElrath’s KTM 250SXF is ready for battle. RJ Hampshire rode press day on Friday, but his vigilant mechanic managed to make the bike look brand new for Saturday’s race. Mechanics that laugh together always work together best. Marvin Musquin’s Airoh helmet. Mike Alessi wants to get that 800 to the front of the pack off the start and keep it there.
Photos by Brian Converse