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Monster Energy Kawasaki riders get VIP treatment with Kawasaki Mule Trans

April 29, 2015

 

Monster Energy Europe Ltd have just taken delivery of an innovative Kawasaki Mule Trans utility vehicle to transport the Kawasaki riders and equipment across often challenging terrain in the FIM Motocross World Championship paddock. Star rider, Ryan Villopoto– along with other Monster Energy riders from the KRT, KMX2RT, DRT and Bud Racing squads will travel in style at the remaining MXGP rounds. They will be whisked through the crowds to official fan signing duties in the Mule -including...

 

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Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki takes Victory at Canadian Season Opener

April 29, 2015

 

  Brett Metcalfe sweeps MX1 class in return to Canada June 2, 2015(Kamloops, BC) The Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki team kicked off their 2015 season this past weekend as the CMRC Canadian Motocross series debuted in the team’s hometown – Kamloops, British Columbia and after a great day of racing, emerged with the win and the red plate for the points leader with 2013 Champion, Brett Metcalfe, making a successful return to the Canadian series.   After being unable to defend...

 

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Team Babbitt’s Monster Energy/Amsoil Kawasaki’s Jacob Hayes Wins in Fresno to Tie the Race to the Championship

April 7, 2015

 

  Irvine, Calif. (April 29, 2015) – For the second consecutive week Team Babbitt’s Monster Energy/Amsoil Kawasaki finished 1-2 at Amsoil Arenacross as Jacob Hayes used consistency to take the overall win with Matt Goerke in second. Goerke grabbed the holeshot and ran away with the first main event with Hayes in second, but a first turn pile-up in the second main event forced Goerke to fight back to seventh while Hayes finished runner-up. With a 2-2 score, Hayes took the overall...

 

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Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki Announces 2015 Canadian National Lineup

March 13, 2015

 

  2013 Champion, Brett Metcalfe, returns to team for 2015 season February 23, 2015(Kamloops, BC) The Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki team is excited to announce their lineup for the 2015 CMRC Canadian Motocross National season, which kicks off in the team’s hometown of Kamloops, British Columbia on May 31st. The team will feature Brett Metcalfe and Teddy Maier in the MX1 class with newcomer, Cole Martinez, joining the team to contest the MX2 series.   2013 Canadian MX1 Champion,...

 

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Ryan Villopoto wins in Thaïland

March 10, 2015

 

Ryan Villopoto clinched victory for the Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team in stifling heat at the Nakhonchaisri raceway, which hosted the Thai round of the FIM World MXGP Motocross Championship. The ten times US champion showed an immediate liking for the man-made track 35 miles west of the Thai capital Bangkok as he won the qualification race by an amazing 33 seconds as the hard work of midweek suspension testing in Europe paid dividends. With temperatures soaring above 100 degrees...

 

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Parker Itchin’ To Get 2015 Dirt Track Season Underway

March 9, 2015

 

  Like most Canadians, John Parker is looking forward to putting another long, cold, and snowy winter behind him. For the multi-time National and Provincial Dirt Track Champion, spring can’t come quickly enough. But, with the racing season now just a little under three months away, Parker is starting to see some sunshine at the end of the tunnel.    “I’m just itchin’ to get the season underway. I don’t think I’ve ever seen so much snow...

 

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Chad Reed Races his Kawasaki to the Top of the Podium in Atlanta

February 23, 2015

 

  Irvine, Calif. (February 23, 2015) – Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM Championship made its first of two back-to-back races at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Saturday. Discount Tire/TwoTwo Motorsports Kawasaki’s Chad Reed led all 20 laps of the main event to capture his first 450SX win of the 2015 season and the 44th of his career. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Davi Millsaps was forced to transfer to the main event through the semi after a crash in the heat race....

 

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Team Babbitt’s Monster Energy/Amsoil Kawasaki Sweep the Podium at Arenacross Opener

January 14, 2015

 

  Irvine, Calif. (January 13, 2015) – The 2015 Amsoil Arenacross Championship got underway Saturday at Cincinnati’s U.S. Bank Arena with Team Babbitt’s sweeping the top four positions. Team Babbitt’s Monster Energy/Amsoil Kawasaki’s Chris Blose made his debut with the team in dominant fashion as he won the first main and finished third in the second main event to take the overall. Behind him were his teammates Zach Ames who scored a 3-2 for second, Matt Goerke...

 

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John Parker Racing-Seasons Greetings

December 12, 2014

 

  It’s that time of the year again to reflect back to the racing season that was, look forward to the Christmas and New Year’s Holidays, and dare we say, start anticipating the 2015 Flat Track season.   For John Parker Racing the racing season never really ends, as there are always things to take care of. Like tweak his new 2015 Kawasaki KX 450F and Kawi flat tracker, get in some ice racing, as well as start prepping bikes for his racing customers. But that doesn’t...

 

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Teddy Maier wins 2014 Future West Canadian Arenacross Pro Lites Championship

December 9, 2014

 

  Maier takes another pair of wins at Chilliwack in Series Final weekend Kamloops, BC(December 8, 2014) The Future West Canadian Arenacross series returned to Chilliwack, British Columbia this past weekend for the final two rounds of the 2014 series and the Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki team was well prepared to wrap up a title with Teddy Maier in contention for the win in both classes.   Maier started things off well with a win in Friday night’s Pro Lites main event to extend...

 

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