Tomac and Shimoda Set the Pace in Qualifying at RedBud

Saturday, July 2, 2022 | 11:00 AM

The annual Fourth of July tradition of the 50th Anniversary of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship is underway with the KTM RedBud National. The fifth round of the 2022 season kicked off with sunny and blue skies in a morning filled with competitive qualifying in both classes.

The 450 Class time sheets were topped by Monster Energy Yamaha Star Racing's Eli Tomac, who used a fast lap of 2:02.784 in the first session to lead the way. He edged out Monster Energy Kawasaki's Jason Anderson (2:03.505), while Anderson's teammate Joey Savatgy sat  just behind them in third with a time of 2:03.698.

In the 250 Class, Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki's Jo Shimoda set the pace in 250 qualifying by clocking the fastest time (2:03.742) in the final session. Team Honda HRC's Hunter Lawrence used a time of 2:03.753 set in the first session to just miss out on pole position. Championship point leader Jett Lawrence was third quickest (2:04.206) and set his best time in the second session.

RedBud National - 450 Class Combined Qualifying

- Buchanan, MI

RiderTimeIntervalBest LapHometownMachine
1Eli Tomac 15:16.4032:02.784Cortez, COYamaha YZ450F
2Jason Anderson 15:31.1652:03.505Edgewood, NMKAW KX450SR
3Joey Savatgy 15:18.9102:03.698Thomasville, GAKAW KX450SR
4Chase Sexton 16:36.8542:03.718La Moille, ILHonda CRF450R
5Christian Craig 17:01.1192:03.913El Cajon, CAYamaha YZ450F
6Ken Roczen 17:25.4022:05.269Mattstedt, GermanyHonda CRF450R
7Ryan Dungey 15:53.4972:05.393Belle Plaine, MNKTM 450 SX-F
8Max Anstie 13:01.0902:05.550Newbury, England, United KingdomHonda CRF450R
9Alex Martin 15:55.5072:06.066Millville, MNYamaha YZ450F
10Shane McElrath 16:18.7532:06.812Canton, NCHusqvarna FC 450
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RedBud National - 250 Class Combined Qualifying

- Buchanan, MI

RiderTimeIntervalBest LapHometownMachine
1Jo Shimoda 16:40.1922:03.742Suzuka City, Mie Prefecture, JapanKawasaki KX250F
2Hunter Lawrence 15:49.4282:03.753Landsborough, Queensland, AustraliaHonda CRF250R
3Jett Lawrence 15:02.1802:04.206Landsborough, Queensland, AustraliaHonda CRF250R
4Nick Romano 15:47.5272:04.942Bayside, NYYamaha YZ250F
5Levi Kitchen 15:56.0572:05.147Washougal, WAYamaha YZ250F
6Justin Cooper 15:59.8872:05.237Cold Spring Harbor, NYYamaha YZ250F
7R.J. Hampshire 15:46.4412:05.796Hudson, FLHusqvarna FC 250
8Stilez Robertson 16:57.7482:06.107Bakersfield, CAHusqvarna FC 250
9Seth Hammaker 15:58.5542:06.226Bainbridge, PAKawasaki KX250F
10Michael Mosiman 16:32.4012:06.240Sebastopol, CAGasGas MC 250F
Full Results

    

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