Recent MX News
Ridin’ Dirty: James “Bubba” Stewart Romps to Muddy Supercross Victory in Daytona, Justin Barcia Continues to Roll in Lites Class
One thing’s for sure: James “Bubba” Stewart has always known how to get down and dirty on the track. Oakley’s Motocross Superstar, in his quest to reclaim the Supercross Crown, lived up to his reputation this past weekend in Daytona, romping through super muddy conditions to dominate practice and the 450 Main Event. The win racks up nine crucial points for James in the Championship standings, where fellow Oakley star Ryan Villopoto is currently leading.
Global Sports Power Will Supply Race Teams With Eyewear For 15th Year Huntersville, NC (March xx, 2012) – Joe Gibbs Racing today announced that Oakley, one of the leading sports brands in the world, has renewed its partnership as the official eyewear supplier for the organization. Oakley, who has been a partner with Joe Gibbs Racing for 15 years, will continue to supply the pit crews for all of its NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams, as well as its Motocross operations and team executives, including team owner Joe Gibbs.
St. Louis: Motocross Star Ryan Villopoto Extends Championship Lead, Justin Barcia Continues to Roll in Lites Class
The defending Supercross Champion just hit the halfway mark in the season. And he’s showing no signs of giving up his title. It only took Oakley’s Motocross Star, Ryan Villopoto, two laps to establish his dominance in St. Louis this past weekend – smoking the field for the victory and extending his lead in the overall Championship standings by 13 points. O’s Justin Barcia has swept through the last few rounds as the man in the Lites East series – emphatically taking the last three stops to extend his own lead in the title race.