Information simply got here by means of that there was an adjustment to the schedule for the inaugural SuperMotocross World Championship (SMX) schedule for later this yr. The total 31-race SMX schedule will characteristic 17 Monster Power AMA Supercross rounds and 11 AMA Professional Motocross Championship rounds, then three SMX playoff rounds to ascertain each a 250cc and a 450cc SMX champion. It was initially introduced in October 2022 that the three SMX rounds would happen September 9, September 23, and October 14, with solely the finale’s venue (the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum) being know on the time. Notice, the 2023 Monster Power FIM Motocross of Nations is about for Ernée, France, on October 22, a few month later than it was in 2022. That is as a way to get the total SMX season accomplished earlier than the MXoN occasion.
On January 6, forward of the opening spherical of the Monster Power AMA Supercross Championship, it was introduced that zMAX Dragway in Harmony, North Carolina and Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois, will host the 2 SMX Playoff rounds with the already recognized finale set to return the game to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
In the present day’s announcement brings information that the SMX rounds—particularly the second playoff spherical and the finale—will happen before initially scheduled. The 2 off weekends scheduled between SMX races have been eradicated. Now, the AMA Professional Motocross Championship will conclude on August 26 on the Ironman Nationwide in Crawfordsville, Indiana, then there is a weekend off earlier than the initially scheduled first SMX spherical September 9 stays as scheduled. However, the second SMX spherical will now happen on September 16, adopted by the finale now scheduled for September 23. The announcement states the discharge of the Pac-12 convention NCAA faculty soccer schedule prompted the change in dates. The College of Southern California (USC) Trojans play their house video games at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, and they might desire the SMX races to happen in September, when the stadium has extra off-weekends for the house soccer schedule.
Under is the total press launch from SMX.
Because of the just lately launched Pac-12 Convention faculty soccer schedule, the SuperMotocross World Championship Playoffs and Closing dates are shifting. The newly launched schedule now impacts the USC Trojans’ house video games scheduled on the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
SuperMotocross World Championship Playoff 1 will nonetheless happen on Saturday, September 9 at zMAX Dragway in Harmony, N.C. and Playoff 2 will now happen on Saturday, September 16 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Sick, adopted by the SuperMotocross World Championship Closing on Saturday, September 23 on the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, Calif.
SuperMotocross World Championship Playoffs and Closing Revised Schedule:
- SuperMotocross Playoff 1 – zMAX Dragway – September 9, 2023
- SuperMotocross Playoff 2 – Chicagoland Speedway – September 16, 2023
- SuperMotocross World Championship Closing – LA Memorial Coliseum – September 23, 2023
All 17 rounds of the 2023 Monster Power AMA Supercross Championship and 11 rounds of the Professional Motocross Championship are on sale. Tickets for the SuperMotocross World Championship Playoff Rounds and Closing will go on pre-sale, Tuesday, January 31, adopted by public on-sale Tuesday, February 7. To buy tickets and keep updated on the most recent information and highlights, go to SUPERMOTOCROSS.COM, SUPERCROSSLIVE.COM or PROMOTOCROSS.COM.