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MOTOCROSS GRAND PRIX OF DRIZZLE: THE MUDMEISTERS DEFEAT THE SAND MASTERS IN GOOEY BRAZIL

This is as good as it got for Tony Cairoli (222) in Brazil. It went downhill from here.   Photo: Ray Archer Heavy rain could not dampen the spirits of the sell out crowd at the Grand Prix of Brazil as Tommy Searle and Christophe Pourcel secured victories in the 250 and 450 classes. There was space on the podium as well for Christophe Charlier and Jose Butron in MX2 and David Philippaerts and Kevin Strijbos in MX1. David Philippaerts was second in Brazil.   Photo: Yamaha-Racing 450 CLASS C…

MXA’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: WHAT HAPPENED WHILE YOU WERE GOING TO CHURCH OR SKIPPING CHURCH

CATCHING UP WITH DR. BUD ON THIS CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF AUSTRALIA Swimming anyone? The last time we heard from Grand Prix, X-Fighters, WORCS, AMA National and Glen Helen promoter Dr. Bud Feldkamp he was halfway around Australis on his 31-day adventure with son Buddy. Today we got an email from Dr. Bud. ?Well, it has been a few days since we have had a chance to send an update. Since leaving Darwin, we have been in the real outback where email was not possible. These past four days have been quite and …

BRITISH 250 MOTOCROSS GRAND PRIX: ROCZEN PERFECT AGAIN; JEFFREY HERLINGS FALTERS; EVERYONE ELSE MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED

With only two GPs left, Ken Roczen has a 47 point lead over Jeffrey Herlings. Photo: Ray Archer With apparent ease Red Bull Teka KTM rider Ken Roczen took another overall double in the sunshine at matterly Basin, England, to edge ever closer to the 250 world title as his nearest challenger and teammate Jeffrey Herlings could only muster third. It was home rider Tommy Searle on the Monster Energy CLS Pro Circuit Kawasaki who was the closest overall to the speed of Roczen and a fighting third in race one …

250/450 WORLD MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP: TOMMY SEARLE BREAKS ROCZEN’S STRANGEHOLD IN THE 250 CLASS, WHILE FROSSARD WINS 450 CLASS

It rained the day before, but the track dried out and the French crowd was large. Max Nagl flies over the masses. Photo: Ray Archer Tommy Searle took the 250 class victory at the French Grand Prix…when first moto winner and 250 points leader Ken Roczen crashed twice on the first lap of the second moto. Roczen charged back up to eighth place before slowing and ending up 11th in moto two. Tommy Searle. Searle’s victory is his first since his return to Europe and his second-ever French GP win. Roczen had…

STEVEN FROSSARD INTERVIEW: FROM THE PRO CIRCUIT 250 TEAM TO YAMAHA’S 450 GRAND PRIX MOTOCROSS TEAM

Steve Frossard aged-out of the 250 class, but score a ride with the Rinaldi Yamaha team for 2011. The acquisition of Steven Frossard boosts the Monster Energy Yamaha team’s presence to three riders. For 2011 Frossard joins David Philippaerts in the 450 class, while Gautier Paulin will race the 250 class. The 23-year-old finished third in the 2010 250 (MX2) GP series and claiming his first Grand Prix win. The Frenchmanspeaks about his integration into the Italian set-up and about riding the bigger machin…