Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Marvin Musquin grabbed his second 450MX overall win of the season this past weekend at round 7 of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at the Redbud National in Buchanan, Michigan. The KTM rider began his day by posting the third-fastest qualifying time, but was involved in a first-turn pileup in moto 1. He remounted in the back of the pack and worked his way up to second by the time the checkered flag flew. In moto 2, he was fourth at the start and immediately went to battle as he overtook the lead before the end of the first lap and went on to win the moto and take over the series point lead.

“I can’t believe I came back to second place in the first moto,” Musquin said. “It was a crazy race, so having a shot of winning the overall after that was great. I was looking forward to the second moto. I got a great start and was able to get into the lead. My goal was to stay consistent and mistake-free. I was able to stay on two wheels and keep Kenny [Roczen] and [Justin] Barcia behind me. It’s crazy to be leading the championship now. Anything can happen. It’s only another race, and there’s a lot to go. The fans were unbelievable here. I really enjoyed…

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