EVERY AMA SUPERCROSS CHAMPION EVER: THERE ARE ONLY 22 OF THEM

karsmakerspierrebehndIt may be hard to believe but in the 46 years of the AMA Supercross Championship only 22 men have won the crown. The number discrepancy is caused by Jeremy McGrath’s 7 Championships, Ricky Carmichael’s 5 titles, Ryan Villopoto’s 4, Bob Hannah’s 3, Jeff Stanton’s 3 and Ryan Dungey’s 4 (plus double wins by Jeff Ward, Ricky Johnson, Chad Reed and James Stewart).  Honda has won 15 times, Yamaha 10, Kawasaki 10, Suzuki 5, KTM 4, Husqvarna 1 and Can-Am 1. Here is the complete list — starting with Pierre Karsmakers in 1974.

250/450 SUPERCROSS CHAMPIONS (1974-2019)

1974 …Pierre Karsmakers (Yam)
1975 …Jimmy Ellis (Can)
1976 …Jimmy Weinert (Kaw)

1977 …Bob Hannah (Yam)
1978 …Bob Hannah (Yam)
1979 …Bob Hannah (Yam)


1980 …Mike Bell (Yam)
1981 …Mark Barnett (Suz)
1982 …Donnie Hansen (Hon)

david bailey1983 …David Bailey (Hon)
1984 …Johnny O’Mara (Hon)
1985 …Jeff Ward (Kaw)

RICKY JOHNSON 1988
1986 …Rick Johnson (Hon)
1987 …Jeff Ward (Kaw)
1988 …Rick Johnson (Hon)

1989 …Jeff Stanton (Hon)
1990 …Jeff Stanton (Hon)
1991 …Jean-Michel Bayle (Hon)
1992 …Jeff Stanton (Hon)

Jeremy McGrath 1994
1993 …Jeremy McGrath (Hon)
1994 …Jeremy McGrath (Hon)
1995 …Jeremy McGrath (Hon)
1996 …Jeremy McGrath (Hon)

1997 …Jeff Emig (Kaw)
1998 …Jeremy McGrath (Yam)
1999 …Jeremy McGrath (Yam)
2000 …Jeremy McGrath (Yam)


2001 …Ricky Carmichael (Kaw)
2002 …Ricky Carmichael (Hon)
2003 …Ricky Carmichael (Hon)

Chad Reed
2004 …Chad Reed (Yam)
2005 …Ricky Carmichael (Suz)
2006 …Ricky Carmichael (Suz)


2007 …James Stewart (Kaw)
2008 …Chad Reed (Yam)
2009 …James Stewart (Yam)
2010 …Ryan Dungey (Suz)


2011 …Ryan Villopoto (Kaw)
2012 …Ryan Villopoto (Kaw)
2013 …Ryan Villopoto (Kaw)
2014 …Ryan Villopoto (Kaw)


2015 …Ryan Dungey (KTM)
2016 …Ryan Dungey (KTM)
2017 …Ryan Dungey (KTM)
2018 …Jason Anderson  (Hus
)

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2019 …Cooper Webb  (KTM)

 

 

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