SOURCE: MOTOCROSS ACTION
By Broc Bridges
1. Blake Baggett earned his first career 450MX Class overall victory in Colorado by going 3-1. His second moto victory was the first of his 450MX Class career and he now has 15 career wins.2. Baggett’s win was KTM’s second in a row and 32nd all time. He now joins Ryan Dungey, Ken Roczen, and Marvin Musquin as riders to win a 450MX event on a KTM.3. 2014 was the last season that two different KTM riders won a 450MX overall in the same season (Dungey and Roczen). It has already been done in three rounds in 2017 with Musquin and Baggett.
4. For two consecutive weeks, Honda, Kawasaki, Yamaha, and Suzuki have been left off of the overall podium. Eli Tomac and Josh Grant’s opening race podiums are the only two podiums so far in the young season for the four Japanese brands.5. Marvin Musquin earned a 4-3 overall finish which was good for second overall. He’s the only rider to have an overall podium finish for all …
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