Added reply in a thread Jordan Bailey Steps Away From Professional MX/SX 12/1/2021 4:27 PM

I don't know. Guys like Alex Ray seem to be living the dream. They apparently make just enough money that they don't have to get real jobs. While I have to have a real job, race for fun a few times a year and never get paid to even offset expenses.

Added reply in a thread Ever get a stolen bike back? 11/22/2021 4:19 PM

Michael Akaydin had his bike stolen from a SX race 6 years ago, and tracked it down himself: https://www.motoxaddicts.com/2016/01/26/michael-akaydin-his-stolen-bike-saga/ https://racerxonline.com/2016/01/25/privateer-recovers-bike-that-was-stolen-at-anaheim ... more »

Added reply in a thread Strange gas prices in Cali 11/22/2021 4:10 PM

What is 100LL fuel? Aviation fuel?

Added reply in a thread 2022 Supercross Broadcast Schedule 11/18/2021 4:10 PM

Typically CNBC mostly broadcasts pre-recorded shows on the weekends, so bumping some of that for sports is not a big deal for NBC. The Olympics will often spill over to CNBC. And more recently, NHL, NASCAR, PGA and Premier League sometimes spill over ... more »

Added reply in a thread So Eli has 37 SX wins… 11/18/2021 9:41 AM

My database only goes back to 1990, but there have only been 14 total 450 supercross wins by riders over age 30. AGE CLS DATE NAME BIRTH 34.0110 450 2018-03-10 Justin Brayton 1984-03-14 33.1233 250T 2004-03-20 Mike LaRocco 1971-02-12 32.9616 450 2015-02-21 ... more »

Added reply in a thread So Eli has 37 SX wins… 11/18/2021 9:30 AM

Yeah, after thinking a little deeper, you are right. 5-10% to catch Carmichael sounds about right. He needs 12 wins to pass Carmichael. He had 3 wins in 2021, 7 in 2020 and 6 in 2019. Obviously, the 2022 season will give us a lot more information about ... more »

Added reply in a thread So Eli has 37 SX wins… 11/16/2021 5:09 PM

RV - 90% chance Chad - 60% chance RC - 25% chance

Added reply in a thread Who HAVE you lined up against? 11/11/2021 1:37 PM

Were you racing motocross or speedway at Ventura fairgrounds? If motocross, was it a real track or very limited obstacles? 8-10 years ago they were running a few MX races, but the track was very limited. It was like 5 turns and one jump in the middle ... more »

Added reply in a thread Who HAVE you lined up against? 11/11/2021 10:59 AM

Mike Metzger showed up at a desert race in my class last year. He destroyed me.

Added reply in a thread Supercross likely not going to be on USA after NBCSN is gone 11/4/2021 1:04 PM

Come again?

Added reply in a thread Supercross likely not going to be on USA after NBCSN is gone 11/4/2021 12:47 PM

Absolutely. I wonder if it is: a) technically difficult to implement b) Peacock doesn't want to offer that option for some money reason c) They don't know people want it

Added reply in a thread Bar dragging 11/4/2021 12:44 PM

How much would that pristine 1974 Elsinore 250 cost to buy today?

Added reply in a thread JT Racing 10/8/2021 11:13 AM

The retro-style logo patch on the shoulder is great. The rest...not so much.

Added reply in a thread Why can't we buy pro rider jersey's like ball sports? 10/6/2021 5:46 PM

Vernon Reid's trend never caught on:

Added reply in a thread How much bike swapping and testing for other teams actually goes on? 10/6/2021 4:29 PM

I think Maverick is having a bad week.

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Added reply in a thread First look at ET3 on Yamaha 10/5/2021 5:55 PM

Sometimes it even makes it harder to identify the number.

Added reply in a thread Why can't we buy pro rider jersey's like ball sports? 10/5/2021 5:25 PM

Does DeCal Works pay royalties?

Added reply in a thread First look at ET3 on Yamaha 10/5/2021 5:14 PM

What do we think about the way Star does the sideplate backgrounds?

Added reply in a thread eBay find... 4 CR's 22k 9/28/2021 4:14 PM

I assume there was some technical reason that the kickstarter was on the left, with the drive chain on the right. Anybody know the logic?

Added reply in a thread Cooper Webb SX 2022 9/28/2021 10:09 AM

Four months isn't enough time for him to rest?