KTM/Kawasaki Vie for Enduro-X Manuf. Championship

Cycle News Staff | August 2, 2012

Irvine, CA (August 2, 2012) – Kawasaki opened the series with a win by Colton Haaker and then KTM struck back with wins by Taddy Blazusiak and Mike Brown to take the lead in the 2012 GEICO EnduroCross Manufacturers Championship. The top two finishers on each brand accumulate points towards the championship and KTM currently holds a slight advantage. Husqvarna has clawed their way to third in the chase just ahead of Honda and Beta.

The 2012 GEICO AMA EnduroCross series, presented by Lucas Oil is currently on a summer break and will resume on September, 15th inside the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California.

2012 GEICO AMA EnduroCross Series – Manufacturers Championship Points after Round 3

KTM                    130

Kawasaki          125

Husqvarna          78

Honda                  74

Beta                      67

Husaberg            33

Gas Gas               6

Yamaha                5

Christini               4

You can find out more at www.EnduroCross.com. Follow the links to register for the race and then click the KTM EnduroCross Experience button. You do need to be entered in one of the amateur classes to be eligible.

For more information on the TV Coverage, check your local listings or www.motorsportshour.com.

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2012 GEICO AMA EnduroCross Schedule






Arena / Additional Information


Las Vegas, NV


May 4, 2012


Orleans Arena     (Friday during Supercross weekend)


Sacramento, CA


June 9, 2012


Power Balance Pavilion


Los Angeles, CA


July 1, 2012


Staples Center (X Games Expert Men and Women only)


Ontario, CA


September 15, 2012


Citizens Business Bank Arena


Denver, CO


October 6, 2012


National Western Complex


Everett, WA


October 20, 2012


Comcast Arena


Boise, ID


October 27, 2012


Idaho Center


Las Vegas, NV


November 17, 2012


Orleans Arena    


EnduroCross tracks incorporate various elements of extreme off road racing into a Supercross-style setting, including rocks, boulders, logs, sand, mud, a water-hole…and even a few special obstacles like giant tires thrown in!  Known as the “toughest racing on two wheels,” this indoor off road racing will certainly keep you on your feet. For the seven EnduroCross events, be sure to log-on to www.motorsportshour.com for local air dates/times for the Lucas Motorsports Hour on the Versus network.


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