Welcome to Racer X Race Day Feed, coming to you from the press field of AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. At present is the second Triple Crown race of the 2023 Monster Power AMA Supercross season and proper right here is the place you possibly can observe the motion. From observe experiences to the blow-by-blow from tonight’s program, you’ll discover all of it proper right here. Updates are posted in chronological order, so remember to scroll down for the newest data. For much more updates remember to observe us on Twitter, @Racerxonline.
As we put together for the seventh spherical of Monster Power AMA Supercross, we’ve got to mirror on the great begin of the yr Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing’s Eli Tomac has had within the 450SX class. The 2-time champion has gained 4 of the primary six rounds this yr and pulled to a tie with Ricky Carmichael for third all time on the 450SX wins record with 48. Tonight in Arlington, he may transfer to 3rd on the record by himself and pull to only one again of a tie for second with James Stewart on 50.
In some way with all that occurring, it nonetheless would not really feel like Tomac’s sequence but as he sits simply seven factors up on each Pink Bull KTM’s Cooper Webb and Honda HRC’s Chase Sexton. Each Webb and Sexton have a win every this yr and have been proper within the struggle the previous few weeks for extra wins. Arlington being a Triple Crown race may both tighten this factor again up extra, or blow the sequence huge open.
Within the 250SX class, the East Coast Championship continues right this moment with their third spherical of 2023 and the primary Triple Crown they’ll face as effectively. Honda HRC’s Hunter Lawrence is available in with an eight level lead on Fireplace Energy Honda’s Max Anstie and a 14-point lead on Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing’s Haiden Deegan. The sphere behind Lawrence will definitely be hoping the Triple Crown can shake issues up a bit and permit a brand new winner to enter the fray this season.
We even have the second spherical of Supercross Futures set to go right this moment. Preston Boespflug topped observe on Friday however narrowly so forward of Julien Beaumer and Anaheim 2 Futures winner Daxton Bennick. Different riders racing Futures right this moment embrace Casey Cochran, Evan Ferry, Mark Fineis, Trevor Colip, Cole Davies, and plenty of extra.
With Futures going right this moment, observe begins an hour sooner than regular at 11 a.m. native time right here in Texas which is 12 a.m. Jap. We’re present protection proper right here all day however remember to tune in to Race Day Stay and the evening present by viewing the printed schedule under. Let’s go racing y’all!