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SURPRISE! AUSTRALIANS WIN AUSTRALIAN SUPERCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP

Matt Moss. Photo: Shayne Rice The final round of the Terex Australian Supercross Championship came to a spectacular in Toowoomba Showgrounds this weekend as the Aussies and their Yank rivals fought it out. 450 CLASS   Suzuki rider Matt Moss, who was five points behind U.S. rider Josh Hill coming into the final round, dominated the 20-lap final, leading from start to finish to clinch both the race win and title ahead of his brother Jake Moss. Jay Marmont was third. The race was not without controver…

DAY ONE AT PHILLIP ISLAND: WESTON PEICK WINS PHILLIP ISLAND SUPERCROSS – THEN BREAKS COLLARBONE BEFORE ROUND TWO

Weston Peick won the first race of the double Supercross that is paired with the Australian MotoGP race, but broke his collarbone in prac tice befor e the se cond round. Brett Metcalfe, in his debut in this year’s Australian Supercross Championship, holeshot the 450 main as points leader Matt Moss, Daniel McCoy and Jacob Wright crashed. Moss finished 11th and lost the points lead. Weston Peick came from fourth to catch and pass Metcalfe on lap four. Towards the end of the race Josh Hill worked his way u…

AUSTRALIAN SUPERCROSS OPENER: MATT MOSS WINS BOTH DAYS IN DARWIN

Matt Moss (center), Jay Marmont (left) and Jake Moss (right) on the 450 podium. Photo: Shayne Rice SATURDAY: ROUND ONE The opening round of the Terex Australian Supercross Championship at Darwin’s Hidden Valley Raceway was won by current Australian National Motocross Champion Matt Moss (450) and American Gavin Faith (250). On a hot day in the South Pacific the Moss brothers, Matt and Jake, both won their heat races, but in the main it was all Matt as he pulled a couple seconds on his brother and he…

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP FINALE: MOSS & STYKE ARE THE CHAMPS DOWN UNDER

Mat Moss. After ten rounds, Matt Moss clinched the 2013 Australian National Motocross Championship, with a third overall in Coolum. Moss went 1-9. Moss becomes the first Suzuki rider to win the Aussie 450 crown since Daryl Hurley back in 2005. Todd Waters took the 450 overall at Coolum with a 3-1 and finished the 2013 season 16 points behind Moss. Waters has signed a deal to race for the new Husky GP team in 2014 in Europe and will be on the Aussie MXDN team later this month. Brit Billy Mackenzie, a for…

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL RESULT & VIDEO: JAKE MOSS WINS HERVEY BAY & MATT MOSS TAKES OVER POINTS LEAD, BUT BILLY MACKENZIE STANDS ON THE TOP STEP OF THE PODIUM

In a move obviously designed to confuse the spectators and rest of the world, Jake M oss’ 2-2 was beat in the 450 National round at Hervey Bay by Billy Mackenzie’s 3-3. How can this happen? In Austral ia , they give 5 points to the rider who sets the fastest time in practice. Instead of adding these points to the season total ? they also add them to the day’s results. Thus, the rider who did the best in both motos on Sunday lost to the rider he beat twice in the races. This is a stupid idea from a marke…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: GAUTIER PAULIN’S BIG CRASH, THE DEFENDING MXDN TEAM NAMED, KTMS ON THE DYNO & TONY ALESSI’S REPLACEMENT AT TEAM LASER

GAUTIER PAULIN’S BIG CRASH WHILE LEADING THE GERMAN GP Gautier Paulin suffered a concusssion and was airlifted to a German hospital, but was released with no other injuries. Paulin says he will see his own doctor this week and then follow that doctors advice about whether to race in the Czech Republic next week or […]

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS: MATT MOSS WINS, WHILE LUKE STYKE PUTS THE 250 TITLE CHASE ON ICE

Suzuki’s Matt Moss round round six of the 2013 Australian National Championship with a 1-3. Most significant is that Moss vaulted to within 4 points of points leader Todd Waters, who finished 10th overall, while riding injured. Cody Cooper got second overall with a 8-1. KTM’s Kirk Gibbs’ 2-4 tied with Cooper for second, but Coopertook the second step because of his better second moto. In the 250 class points leader Luke Styke extended his series lead with a 2-1. Given that second place in the points, Lu…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS REPORT: CHAD’S GOT ISSUES BACK HOME, STEWART WANTS TO BE A CLOTHING MAGNATE & WHY THE AMA DISSES TONY D

                                        CHAD REED IS BACK IN THE LOCAL FLORIDA NEWSPAPERS… THIS TIME IT’S HIS KART TRACK From Tampa Bay Online: International motocross star Chad Reed has a new hobby, and anyone who follows him on Twitter knows about his supercool backyard go-cart track. His neighbors didn’t need to see his Instagram photos or read the […]