Five In A Row for KX450F and Kawasaki Rider, Eli Tomac
April 3, 2017
Monster Energy Kawasaki rider Eli Tomac rode his KX450F to a fifth consecutive Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship win in St. Louis, Missouri. Tomac began the day inside The Dome at America's Center with the fastest time in qualifying aboard his No. 3 KX450F. At the checkered flag, Tomac earned his fifth consecutive victory, the first to repeat this accomplishment since Monster Energy Kawasaki rider Ryan Villopoto in 2013.
Joey Savatgy of the Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki team carried the championship points leader red number plate into the seventh round of the 250SX East Region Championship. He had a strong podium finish, placing second.