Atlanta AMA SX blow by blow recaps/consequence/factors


2023 AMA Supercross Championship

Spherical 13 – Atlanta Motor Speedway


250 Warmth One

A pink clay observe contained in the open to the air Atlanta Motor Speedway highway circuit greeted rivals for the spherical 13 of the 17 spherical 2023 Monster Vitality AMA Supercross Championship in a single day in Georgia.

Nate Thrasher edged Hunter Lawrence out of high spot in qualifying on what was a protracted and technical circuit mixed with some quick sections that took 250 East rivals round 1min30secs to lap.

Haiden Deegan scored the holeshot forward of Talon Hawkins, Cullin Park and Hunter Lawrence when the opening 250 Warmth received underway. Tom Vialle additionally received away effectively and rapidly labored his method as much as second place and because the race order began to shake out Hunter Lawrence was holding down third.

Hunter Lawrence took Vialle because the race reached the midway mark then set about chasing down Deegan. The race chief then made life simple for the Aussie although after he fell within the whoop part, slipping to fifth place earlier than getting again up and operating. Deegan finally recovered to complete fourth.

Jo Shimoda returned to competitors at Georgia and recovered from an early crash to work his method again as much as fifth by the chequered flag.

As soon as up entrance Hunter Lawrence pulled away from the sector, taking victory over Vialle by 11-seconds.  Hunter additionally set the quickest lap of the race by virtually two-seconds to underline his velocity.

Californian teenager Talon Hawkins displaying nice promise to complete third.

250 Warmth One Outcomes

Pos Rider Bike Laps/Interval
1 Hunter Lawrence Honda CRF250R 5 Laps
2 Tom Vialle KTM 250 SX-F FE +11.306
3 Talon Hawkins Husqvarna FC 250 +18.545
4 Haiden Deegan Yamaha YZ250F +20.876
5 Jo Shimoda Kawasaki KX250 +21.738
6 Michael Hicks Honda CRF250R +37.063
7 Caden Braswell Honda CRF250R +38.767
8 Luke Neese Honda CRF250R +43.911
9 Tj Albright Yamaha YZ250F +46.598
10 Josiah Natzke Kawasaki KX250 +49.902
11 Cullin Park Honda CRF250R +52.931
12 Luca Marsalisi Yamaha YZ250F +58.380
13 Jace Kessler Honda CRF250R +1m16.185
14 Coty Schock Honda CRF250R +1m25.134
15 Logan Boye GASGAS MC 250F +1m26.926
16 Blaze Cremaldi KTM 250 SX-F +1m29.321
17 Doc Smith GASGAS MC 250F +1m45.892
18 Noah Willbrandt Yamaha YZ250F 4 Laps
19 Garrett Hoffman Yamaha YZ250F 2 Laps
20 Hardy Munoz Husqvarna FC 250 1 Laps

250 Warmth Two

Nate Thrasher scored the holeshot forward of fellow Yamaha riders Jordon Smith and Jeremy Martin. The triumvirate stayed in that order for your entire 5 laps all the best way to the chequered flag.

Max Anstie fourth for Firepower Honda.

250 Warmth Two Outcomes

Pos Rider Bike Laps/Interval
1 Nate Thrasher Yamaha YZ250F 5 Laps
2 Jordon Smith Yamaha YZ250F +01.498
3 Jeremy Martin Yamaha YZ250F +06.350
4 Max Anstie Honda CRF250R +13.001
5 Chris Blose Kawasaki KX250 +19.354
6 Henry Miller Honda CRF250R +28.574
7 Jace Owen Honda CRF250R +31.536
8 Marshal Weltin Suzuki RM-Z250 +33.496
9 Jeremy Hand Honda CRF250R +34.806
10 Gage Linville Honda CRF250R +39.807
11 A J Catanzaro Honda CRF250R +49.378
12 Bryton Carroll Yamaha YZ250F +51.342
13 Kyle Bitterman Honda CRF250R +1m07.679
14 Jack Rogers Kawasaki KX250 +1m25.280
15 Gerhard Matamoros KTM 250 SX-F +1m37.915
16 Robert Hailey Yamaha YZ250F +1m40.743
17 Hayden Hefner KTM 250 SX-F +1m43.218
18 David Pulley Jr Yamaha YZ250F +1m45.961
19 Brandon Marley Yamaha YZ250F 4 Laps
20 Lane Allison Kawasaki KX250 DNF

250 Essential

Haiden Deegan scored the holeshot forward of Hunter Lawrence however the Australian moved by to the lead lower than 30-seconds into the race. Lawrence then had an enormous second in a rhythm part that noticed him out of the seat however someway landed again on the CRF250R earlier than operating off the circuit. Hunter rejoined the observe in second place as Deegan held sway up entrance, Jordon Smith additionally in shut firm operating third.   Tom Vialle went down fairly closely on the opening lap.

Lawrence and Deegan battled over the lead and so they touched one another up at some factors earlier than Hunter managed to make a move stick and as soon as clear pulled away with obvious ease.

Jordon Smith received the higher of Deegan earlier than half-race distance and held that second place all the best way to the chequered flag, taking second place eight-seconds behind Hunter Lawrence.

Hunter Lawrence the clear victor to increase his championship lead

Nate Thrasher challenged Haiden Deegan for third place within the second half of the competition however then went down actual laborious 4 laps from the flag.  Deegan scoring a podium end forward of Max Anstie.

Hunter Lawrence now leads the 250 East Championship by 45-points over Haiden Deegan heading into the opening East-West showdown subsequent weekend in New Jersey.

250 Essential Outcomes

Pos Rider Bike Laps/Interval
1 Hunter Lawrence Honda CRF250R 11 Laps
2 Jordon Smith Yamaha YZ250F +08.232
3 Haiden Deegan Yamaha YZ250F +14.579
4 Jo Shimoda Kawasaki KX250 +18.251
5 Max Anstie Honda CRF250R +32.629
6 Henry Miller Honda CRF250R +51.860
7 Chris Blose Kawasaki KX250 +52.404
8 Talon Hawkins Husqvarna FC 250 +59.812
9 Cullin Park Honda CRF250R +1:11.012
10 Caden Braswell Honda CRF250R +1:17.746
11 Marshal Weltin Suzuki RM-Z250 +1:18.542
12 Jeremy Hand Honda CRF250R +1:34.599
13 Gage Linville Honda CRF250R 10 Laps
14 Luke Neese Honda CRF250R +04.731
15 Michael Hicks Honda CRF250R +12.826
16 A J Catanzaro Honda CRF250R +15.310
17 Tj Albright Yamaha YZ250F +22.462
18 Coty Schock Honda CRF250R +44.000
19 Nate Thrasher Yamaha YZ250F 7 Laps
20 Jace Owen Honda CRF250R 5 Laps
21 Jeremy Martin Yamaha YZ250F +15.593
22 Tom Vialle KTM 250 SX-F FE DNF

250 Spherical Factors

Pos Rider Bike Factors
1 Hunter Lawrence Honda CRF250R 26
2 Jordon Smith Yamaha YZ250F 23
3 Haiden Deegan Yamaha YZ250F 21
4 Jo Shimoda Kawasaki KX250 19
5 Max Anstie Honda CRF250R 18
6 Henry Miller Honda CRF250R 17
7 Chris Blose Kawasaki KX250 16
8 Talon Hawkins Husqvarna FC 250 15
9 Cullin Park Honda CRF250R 14
10 Caden Braswell Honda CRF250R 13
11 Marshal Weltin Suzuki RM-Z250 12
12 Jeremy Hand Honda CRF250R 11
13 Gage Linville Honda CRF250R 10
14 Luke Neese Honda CRF250R 9
15 Michael Hicks Honda CRF250R 8
16 A J Catanzaro Honda CRF250R 7
17 Tj Albright Yamaha YZ250F 6
18 Coty Schock Honda CRF250R 5
19 Nate Thrasher Yamaha YZ250F 4
20 Jace Owen Honda CRF250R 3
21 Jeremy Martin Yamaha YZ250F 2
22 Tom Vialle KTM 250 SX-F FE 1

250 East Championship Factors

Pos Rider Factors
1 Hunter Lawrence 177
2 Haiden Deegan 132
3 Max Anstie 122
4 Nate Thrasher 120
5 Jordon Smith 115
6 Jeremy Martin 111
7 Chris Blose 104
8 Tom Vialle 86
9 Cullin Park 81
10 Coty Schock 77
11 Henry Miller 72
12 Jace Owen 66
13 Talon Hawkins 62
14 Probability Hymas 60
15 Jeremy Hand 52
16 Michael Mosiman 51
17 Michael Hicks 47
18 Caden Braswell 44
19 Marshal Weltin 42
20 Hardy Munoz 32
21 Brock Papi 28
22 Luke Neese 24
23 A J Catanzaro 23
24 Jo Shimoda 19
25 Gage Linville 14
26 Devin Simonson 12
27 Jack Chambers 12
28 Josiah Natzke 10
29 Lane Allison 10
30 Tj Albright 6
31 Luca Marsalisi 6
32 Lance Kobusch 3

450 Warmth One

Colt Nichols led the sector into flip one however then ran in too deep which allowed Adam Cianciarulo, Ken Roczen and Cooper Webb to brush previous him on nook exit.  Cianciarulo the early chief as Webb moved previous Roczen to take second place.

Late on the opening lap Cianciarulo went down within the whoops fairly laborious whereas being pressured by Webb, the KTM man taking the lead as Ken Roczen inherited second place and Josh Hill was promoted to 3rd. By the point Cianciarulo was up and operating once more he was method down in ninth however the Kawasaki man bravely battled again to complete fourth on the flag.

Cooper Webb the victor over Ken Roczen nevertheless it was the Suzuki man that set the quickest lap of the race to underline his velocity heading to the Essential. Josh Hill rounded out the rostrum.

450 Warmth One Outcomes

Pos Rider Bike Laps/Interval
1 Cooper Webb KTM 450 SX-F FE 5 Laps
2 Ken Roczen Suzuki RM-Z450 +01.229
3 Josh Hill KTM 450 SX-F +22.199
4 Adam Cianciarulo Kawasaki KX450SR +23.692
5 Dean Wilson Honda CRF450R +24.897
6 Colt Nichols Honda CRF450R +25.901
7 Benny Bloss Yamaha YZ450F +29.836
8 Fredrik Noren Kawasaki KX450SR +38.858
9 Shane McElrath Suzuki RM-Z450 +40.194
10 Chase Marquier Kawasaki KX450 +49.298
11 Joshua Cartwright Kawasaki KX450 +56.373
12 Jared Lesher Yamaha YZ250 +59.950
13 John Brief Kawasaki KX450SR +1m03.333
14 Devin Simonson Kawasaki KX250 +1m05.449
15 Cheyenne Harmon KTM 250 SX-F +1m10.401
16 Ronnie Stewart GASGAS MC 450F +1m12.420
17 Hunter Schlosser Yamaha YZ250F +1m21.105
18 Cade Clason Kawasaki KX450 +1m23.035
19 Christopher Prebula KTM 450 SX-F +1m30.491
20 Bobby Piazza Yamaha YZ450F 4 Laps

450 Warmth Two

Eli Tomac received a terrific run off the road however ran in to show a technique too sizzling and ended up fairly vast, in the meantime Jason Anderon and Justin Barcia had a clear run to steer Justin Hill and Chase Sexton across the opening lap.

By lap two Tomac had handed 5 riders to maneuver as much as fifth however might solely make up yet one more place by the chequered flag.

Up entrance it was an Anderson and Barcia present with Chase Sexton giving chase and that trio had been virtually nostril to tail all the best way to the flag and completed in that order.

450 Warmth Two Outcomes

Pos Rider Bike Laps/Interval
1 Justin Barcia GASGAS MC 450F 5 Laps
2 Jason Anderson Kawasaki KX450SR +00.000
3 Chase Sexton Honda CRF450R +00.803
4 Eli Tomac Yamaha YZ450F +07.015
5 Justin Hill KTM 450 SX-F +15.955
6 Kyle Chisholm Suzuki RM-Z450 +29.987
7 Kevin Moranz KTM 450 SX-F +31.212
8 Grant Harlan Yamaha YZ450F +33.061
9 Justin Starling GASGAS MC 450F +42.200
10 Aaron Plessinger KTM 450 SX-F FE +47.501
11 Joan Cros Kawasaki KX450 +51.143
12 Tristan Lane GASGAS MC 450F +52.109
13 Logan Karnow Kawasaki KX450 +53.132
14 Mason Kerr Honda CRF450R +1m05.705
15 Richard Taylor Kawasaki KX450 +1m08.821
16 Preston Taylor Kawasaki KX450 +1m10.505
17 Dawson Ryker Yamaha YZ450F +1m12.409
18 Scotty Wennerstrom Jefferson, TX Kawasaki KX450 +1m12.722
19 Joshua Greco GASGAS MC 450F 4 Laps
20 Lane Shaw GASGAS MC 450F +20.019

450 Essential

Ken Roczen scored the holehost however Chase Sexton wasted no time in peddling his CRF450F previous the Suzuki man to take the early lead and from there the 23-year-old was by no means headed.

Behind the Honda man Ken Roczen, Jason Anderson, Justin Barcia and Cooper Webb had been operating 2-3-4-5 within the opening laps whereas Eli Tomac was down in seventh.

Justin Barcia finally received the higher of Roczen to take second place with simply over six-minutes left on the shot clock. Barcia then managed to tug away from the German to safe second place whereas Roczen rounded out the rostrum forward of Cooper Webb, who managed to carry off some late challenges from Eli Tomac over the ultimate laps.

Chase Sexton the victor

Regardless of his fifth place end Eli Tomac solely misplaced a single level from his lead over fourth positioned Webb, 292 performs 286 with 4 rounds nonetheless remaining.

Chase Sexton

Sexton’s victory noticed him transfer seven-points nearer to Webb. There’s now solely 11-points separating the 2.

A little bit of camaraderie proven between the 450 podium finishers
Justin Barcia – P2

Atlanta was a very good day. I’m stoked on the workforce and myself and my driving. I had the household right here and it was superior. I certified P5 and had warmth race. I used to be driving rather well, battling with Jason, and he went off the observe. So, I took the warmth race win by I imagine you say, default. In the principle occasion, I received off to a fairly good begin, charged laborious, and made some passes, Chase and Kenny had been driving rather well. I used to be in a position to get round Kenny. He pushed me laborious the entire race. It was nice. I wasn’t in a position to catch Chase, however I had a very good journey for second. I’m actually wanting ahead to New York subsequent week. It’s my hometown race.”

Justin Barcia
Cooper Webb – P4

Atlanta Motor Speedway was an up-and-down day. Qualifying went rather well for me, which was fourth, after which I received my warmth race with begin – I felt nice! Within the Essential Occasion, I simply didn’t get a begin, needed to make some passes, and was a bit removed from the lead group, so I didn’t journey my finest. I used to be a bit upset with that efficiency. On the of the day, we’ll return this week, get higher, purpose to get again on the rostrum, and attempt to win in these coming races.

Aaron Plessinger – P6

Atlanta began out fairly good. We received the bike dialed in observe, however there was one thing off with the sensation of my clutch within the warmth – I ended up crashing and never making it straight into the Essential Occasion. I went to the LCQ, received that and had some enjoyable with the additional laps, however that led to me having the surface gate for the beginning. I had a good begin anyway, charged ahead, and pushed laborious, so it was finish to a not-so-great day!”

450 Podium

450 Essential Outcomes

Pos Rider Bike Laps/Interval
1 Chase Sexton Honda CRF450R 15 Laps
2 Justin Barcia GASGAS MC 450F +07.006
3 Ken Roczen Suzuki RM-Z450 +11.206
4 Cooper Webb KTM 450 SX-F FE +17.928
5 Eli Tomac Yamaha YZ450F +20.405
6 Aaron Plessinger KTM 450 SX-F FE +34.314
7 Adam Cianciarulo  Kawasaki KX450SR +56.664
8 Dean Wilson Honda CRF450R +1m02.154
9 Colt Nichols Honda CRF450R +1m03.520
10 Justin Hill KTM 450 SX-F +1m15.410
11 Josh Hill KTM 450 SX-F +1m28.517
12 Shane McElrath Suzuki RM-Z450 +1m32.425
13 Benny Bloss Yamaha YZ450F 1m Laps
14 Kyle Chisholm Suzuki RM-Z450 +06.114
15 Fredrik Noren Kawasaki KX450SR +14.252
16 Kevin Moranz KTM 450 SX-F +17.120
17 Grant Harlan Yamaha YZ450F +18.793
18 Joshua Cartwright Kawasaki KX450 +27.794
19 Justin Starling GASGAS MC 450F +59.273
20 Jared Lesher Yamaha YZ250 13 Laps
21 Jason Anderson Kawasaki KX450SR 9 Laps
22 Cade Clason Kawasaki KX450 6 Laps

450 Spherical Factors

Pos Rider Bike Factors
1 Chase Sexton Honda CRF450R 26
2 Justin Barcia GASGAS MC 450F 23
3 Ken Roczen Suzuki RM-Z450 21
4 Cooper Webb KTM 450 SX-F FE 19
5 Eli Tomac Yamaha YZ450F 18
6 Aaron Plessinger KTM 450 SX-F FE 17
7 Adam Cianciarulo Kawasaki KX450SR 16
8 Dean Wilson Honda CRF450R 15
9 Colt Nichols Honda CRF450R 14
10 Justin Hill KTM 450 SX-F 13
11 Josh Hill KTM 450 SX-F 12
12 Shane McElrath Suzuki RM-Z450 11
13 Benny Bloss Yamaha YZ450F 10
14 Kyle Chisholm Suzuki RM-Z450 9
15 Fredrik Noren Kawasaki KX450SR 8
16 Kevin Moranz KTM 450 SX-F 7
17 Grant Harlan Yamaha YZ450F 6
18 Joshua Cartwright Kawasaki KX450 5
19 Justin Starling GASGAS MC 450F 4
20 Jared Lesher Yamaha YZ250 3
21 Jason Anderson Kawasaki KX450SR 2
22 Cade Clason Kawasaki KX450 1

450 Championship Factors

Pos Rider Factors
1 Eli Tomac 292
2 Cooper Webb 286
3 Chase Sexton 275
4 Justin Barcia 239
5 Ken Roczen 238
6 Jason Anderson 214
7 Aaron Plessinger 213
8 Adam Cianciarulo 155
9 Christian Craig 150
10 Justin Hill 140
11 Dean Wilson 136
12 Colt Nichols 113
13 Josh Hill 98
14 Shane McElrath 97
15 Joey Savatgy 85
16 Justin Cooper 76
17 Benny Bloss 76
18 Kyle Chisholm 64
19 Grant Harlan 58
20 Dylan Ferrandis 56
21 Kevin Moranz 54
22 Fredrik Noren 51
23 Joshua Cartwright 49
24 Justin Starling 45
25 Cade Clason 35
26 Rj Hampshire 15
27 Malcolm Stewart 15
28 John Brief 12
29 Marvin Musquin 11
30 Cole Seely 7
31 Chase Marquier 5
32 Jared Lesher 3
33 Anthony Rodriguez 3
34 Logan Karnow 3
35 Joan Cros 2
36 Alex Ray 2