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RYAN VILLOPOTO’S FAREWELL TO SAND: HIS SOUTHWICK WEEKEND

Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto continues to turn lemons into lemonade in the 2013 AMA National Motocross Series. Villopoto went down in the first turn of moto one at Southwick, Massachusetts’ MX 338, then proceeded to post the fastest laptimes of the race on his way through the pack to an eventual fourth-place finish, just behind the leaders. Then, in moto two, he snared the holeshot and took off with a wire-to-wire victory to grab second overall with a 4-1 score, losing only four points to ti…

SITTING DOWN WITH MONSTER ENERGY KAWASAKI’S RYAN VILLOPOTO

After this past weekend’s Budds Creek MX National, Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto has now won eight out of the 10 AMA 450cc National motos run so far this year. The two he has lost, he has lost to defending 450cc National champ Ryan Dungey, who went 2-1 for the overall at Budds Creek in front of the 1-2 performance from Villopoto. However, there’s still a whole lot of racing left, as with five rounds down, there are still seven to go. That’s 14 motos and 350 points up for grabs between them. W…