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Monster Vitality Kawasaki Confirms Riders for 2023 SuperMotocross World Championship

Monster Vitality Kawasaki Confirms Riders for 2023 SuperMotocross World Championship

Foothill Ranch, California – Monster Vitality® Kawasaki and Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki are equipped for yet one more full 12 months of world-class racing in 2023. The Kawasaki racing groups will compete in opposition to the premier supercross and motocross abilities from across the globe as they search to contend for the 2023 Monster Vitality AMA Supercross Championship, the AMA Professional Motocross Championship and the groundbreaking SuperMotocross World Championship.

Monster Vitality Kawasaki will proceed its two title favorites of Kawasaki Group Inexperienced™ graduate and 2020 Professional Motocross runner-up Adam Cianciarulo who will compete for his fourth 12 months aboard the KX™450SR alongside 2022 AMA Supercross runner-up Jason Anderson following an distinctive 2022 season. Within the 250 Class, Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki can even proceed with its roster of confirmed race winners with Jo Shimoda, Austin Forkner, Cameron McAdoo, and Seth Hammaker along with nine-time AMA Beginner Nationwide Champion Jett Reynolds and upcoming Kawasaki Group Inexperienced rider Ryder DiFrancesco.

“We’re assured with our crew roster for 2023,” mentioned Kawasaki Racing Senior Supervisor, Dan Fahie. “The success we shared with Jason in each supercross and motocross is promising as we glance to the upcoming unified SuperMotocross World Championship. We’re additionally very optimistic about Adam’s return to the beginning gate as he’s confirmed to be a high contender on the premier degree. We’re in an excellent place with the event of our KX450SR and sit up for continued success by means of this subsequent evolution {of professional} motocross.”

Anderson and his KX450SR proved a profitable pair by means of the 2022 Monster Vitality Supercross Championship, incomes seven Monster Vitality Supercross Most important Occasion wins and main 135 Most important Occasion laps; almost twice as many laps led as his closest rival. Anderson carried his success into the Professional Motocross Championship the place he claimed his first 450 Class total win at Spherical 2 and asserted himself as a staple podium finisher. Trying to the Monster Vitality Supercross Championship, Professional Motocross Championship and SuperMotocross World Championship in 2023, Anderson goals to proceed his battle for premier class supremacy.

“My first 12 months racing the KX450SR with the Monster Vitality Kawasaki crew has been superior,” mentioned Anderson. “I’ve received extra races this season than every other in my profession, so it’s clear this system and the crew atmosphere we have now are working effectively. Subsequent 12 months there will probably be extra up for grabs than ever earlier than, so we’re centered on making one other sturdy push for the championship.”

Cianciarulo will line up with Monster Vitality Kawasaki in 2023 to proceed his illustrious 18-year partnership with Kawasaki as he enters his fourth 12 months of 450 Class racing. The No.9 KX450SR rider graduated by means of the Monster Vitality Kawasaki Group Inexperienced program on his solution to the 2019 AMA Professional Motocross 250 Championship, was topped 2019 Monster Vitality Cup Champion, secured 2020 Professional Motocross runner-up honors and has a complete of 21 mixed skilled wins. Cianciarulo is geared as much as capitalize on a full low season of preparation with the crew forward of his 2023 Championship efforts.

“I’m wanting to get again to racing on the high degree once more this 12 months,” mentioned Cianciarulo. “With a radical restoration interval behind me, I’m in an excellent place bodily and mentally to excel after we go racing. I’m actually obsessed with what’s coming with the brand new developments to our sport and I’m doing the whole lot I can, together with the entire Monster Vitality Kawasaki crew, to be the most effective when it comes time to drop the gate.”

Bolstered by a exceptional 30 years {of professional} racing success, the Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki race crew will contest the 2023 AMA SuperMotocross World Championship with a well-recognized lineup. The host of an unparalleled 291 mixed supercross and motocross wins, and 31 whole championships, Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki is supplied for continued success with Shimoda, Forkner, McAdoo, Hammaker, Reynolds, and DiFrancesco.

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“We’re bringing again a confirmed group for the 2023 racing season,” mentioned Mitch Payton. “Jo has progressed effectively this 12 months to get his first total Professional Motocross win and we anticipate him to race on the entrance of the pack. Cameron and Austin had a strong begin to the Monster Vitality Supercross Championship final 12 months and they’re going to positively look to hold on that very same race-winning success. Seth has additionally proven he can compete on the entrance of the category and he’s gaining plenty of expertise this 12 months, so we anticipate extra sturdy performances out of him. Jett has been exhausting at work with the entire crew to organize for the season forward and Ryder confirmed plenty of promise within the choose Professional Motocross nationals he raced so we sit up for serving to each of them progress subsequent 12 months.”

In his first two years with the crew, Shimoda raced his KX™250 away from the competitors to etch his identify within the historical past books as the primary Japanese-born winner in Monster Vitality Supercross and AMA Professional Motocross. With rising frequency to his profitable methods and a repute for constant finishes, Shimoda has the prowess to be a championship contender within the 2023 racing season.

Coming into his eighth 12 months with Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki, Forkner’s 13 wins mark him as a title favourite heading into 2023. The 250 Class veteran is poised to carry house his first skilled championship.

McAdoo earned his second Monster Vitality Supercross win in 2022 amid a streak of 5 consecutive podium finishes. The Iowa-native goals to construct upon his success with a full championship marketing campaign within the 12 months forward.

Lining up for his third 12 months within the skilled ranks, Hammaker’s Supercross Most important Occasion win and 5 podium finishes have confirmed his readiness to battle on the entrance of the pack all through the season.

An novice standout and up to date Group Inexperienced graduate, Reynolds is ready to proceed his improvement with the Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki crew by means of 2023.

After a profitable debut within the 2022 Professional Motocross Championship, DiFrancesco will look to hitch the Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki crew for the AMA Professional Motocross Championship in 2023.

Monster Vitality Kawasaki and Monster Vitality/Professional Circuit/Kawasaki will host a full roster of confirmed Group Inexperienced contenders for the 2023 AMA SuperMotocross World Championship.

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