SOURCE: MX LARGE
RJ Hampshire has won the MX2 class at the Grand Prix of United States. The young American rider put on a brilliant 1-1 performance to take victory. Australian Hunter Lawrence finished with 3-2 for second overall, and third overall was Thomas Covington with 2-4 results.
“Its hot out here. It is good, I got the lead and it felt good. This is fun.”
Hampshire led the second MX2 moto from Covington, Jonass, Lawrence, Cooper, Harrison, Van Doninck, Seewer, Bogers, Lieber, Sexton, Cervellin.
Not a lot happening as Hampshire continued to lead from Covington, Jonass, Lawrence, Cooper, Harrison, Seewer, Van Doninck, Bogers and Lieber.
Lawrence and Seewer both went past Jonass, and a few laps later Lawrence went past Covington. Seewer also closing on the American.
Lawrence and Seewer catching Hampshire, but the American is pushing hard to keep the lead and the overall.
Hampshire held it together to just cross the finish line ahead of Lawrence and Seewer.
MX2 – Grand Prix Race 2 – Classification
1 31 Hampshire, RJ USA AMA Honda 34:28.589
2 96 Lawrence, Hunter AUS MA Suzuki 34:29.779
3 91 …
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Article / post by: Geoff Meyer