2014 Budds Creek Motocross Results
Spoiler Alert: 2014 AMA Motocross results from Budds Creek in Mechanisville, Md., listed below
For the 25th time, the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, heading to Southern Maryland for the Budds Creek National.
The Budds Creek MX Park has always been a favorite of Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey. And the SX-F 450 pilot proved his favoritism for the third-year straight Saturday, winning round seven of the 2014 Motocross Championship. This was also his second win of 2014.
Joining Dungey on the overall podium was Red Bull KTM’s Ken Roczen (1-2) and GEICO Honda’s Eli Tomac (4-3).
When the first moto began, Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX’s Justin Brayton took the Motosport.com Holeshot, followed by Team Honda Muscle Milk’s Trey Canard and Dungey.
Brayton maintained the lead on the opening lap with a hard-charging Dungey on his rear fender, but while that battle took shape Canard took advantage of an opportunity to slip by Dungey and then set his sights on Brayton.
Canard soon made the pass to take over the lead on the opening lap and proceeded to open a small gap over the field. As that happened, Dungey lost another spot on the track while fighting to get around Brayton, this time to his teammate Roczen.
With no riders separating himself and the leader, Roczen set his sights on Canard and chipped away at the deficit, eventually taking control of the moto on Lap 4. Dungey, meanwhile, made the pass on Brayton and was able to close the gap on Canard to eventually take control of second.
With the KTM duo asserting themselves out front and pulling away, Canard fell into the clutches …read more