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Baggett Battles to 10th, Bloss 11th at Ironman MX | SoCal SuperTrucks Supported Team RMATV/MC Race Report

The season came to a wet and muddy close as the twelfth, and final, round of the 2018 Pro Motocross Championship visited Ironman MX in Crawfordsville, IN this past weekend.  Despite the unfavorable conditions, Blake Baggett was able to fight back to 10th overall, while Benny Bloss earned 11th overall .

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Blake Baggett showed great speed right out of the gate, as he navigated the first turn inside the top five. Unfortunately, his moto came to a stop one lap later when the deep mud swallowed up his bike and forced him off. After getting his bike free and stopping in the mechanics area, Baggett re-entered the race at the very end of the field. Blake then put the charge on in the tricky conditions to work his way up to 16th by the time the checkered flag flew.

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Baggett Charges to 4th, Bloss 8th at Budds Creek MX | SoCal SuperTrucks Backed Team RMATV/MC Race Report

Things really heated up last weekend as Round eleven of the 2018 Pro Motocross Championship series headed south to Budds Creek MX in Mechanicsville, MD, as this race ended up being on one of the hottest days of the season! Blake Baggett put in another impressive performance, coming in 4th. Benny Bloss placed well within the top ten, and Dakota Alix battled out half the riders, coming in 20th for the day.

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Blake Baggett

During practice, Blake Baggett gave everyone a preview of things to come, putting in the 6th-fastest time of the morning. He rocketed out of the gate in moto 1 and made it to the first turn inside the top ten.  He rode fast, picking up positions, and by mid-race found himself battling it out with Jason Anderson for 5th. Just as Blake was going in for the pass on Anderson, he made contact with the back tire of the 21 machine, causing Blake to go down. Luckily he only lost one spot by the time he jumped back on his KTM, and caught back up to make the pass, finishing in 4th place.

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Baggett Takes on the Mud for 5th, Bloss 6th at Unadilla MX | SoCal SuperTrucks Supported TeamRMATV/MC Race Report

The Pro Motocross Championship series’ return to racing was a wet and wild one this past weekend at Unadilla MX in New Berlin, NY.  As rain poured down on Team SoCal SuperTrucks backed RMATV/MC, they maneuvered their way through the trecherous muddy conditions.  Blake Baggett put in a top 5 overall ride, Benny Bloss just behind in 6th, and Dakota Alix with 19th for the day.

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Blake Baggett launched off the gate in moto 1 merely missing the holeshot, reaching the first turn in second place. Despite a constant onslaught of rain pounding down on him, he remained on the gas, battling inside the top three early on in the race.  As track conditions worsened, Blake was forced to make stop at the mechanics’ area mid-race for a fresh pair of goggles.  He returned to the track, and was able to come back to finish in 5th place.

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Baggett Charges to 4th, Bloss 10th at Spring Creek MX | SoCal SuperTrucks Supported Team RMATV/MC Race Report

After a weekend off, it was back to racing as round eight of the 2018 Pro Motocross Championship series made it’s stop at Spring Creek MX in Millville, MN. SoCal SuperTrucks backed Team Rocky Mountain ATV/MC rider Blake Baggett continued to put the rest of the field on notice with a 4th overall, Benny Bloss earned another top-ten finish, and Dakota Alix rounded out the day coming in 17th.

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Blake Baggett

Blake Baggett showed his speed yet again during morning practice, registering the 5th-fastest time of the day.  As the gates dropped for moto 1, the #4 rider rocketed off the line to round the first turn inside the top 3. He would go on to slide back to 4th early in the race, but in true “El Chupacabra” fashion, he jumped right back into a podium position by the mid point of the race. He stayed on the gas, and finished in 3rd place.

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Baggett Battles to 4th, Bloss 6th at The Wick 338 MX | SoCal SuperTrucks Supported Team RMATV/MC Race Report

This past weekend’s race marked the halfway point of the 2018 Pro Motocross Championship series.  Round six was held at the only sand track on the circuit, The Wick 338 in Southwick, MA. The heat did not faze Team RMATVMC-KTM-WPS, as Blake Baggett stayed on the gas for 4th overall, Benny Bloss used his speed for 6th, and Dakota Alix made his return to racing.

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Blake Baggett

Blake Baggett was ready to battle at the front, as he took on the Southwick sand and posted the third-fastest time of the morning. With his favorable gate pick, he launched off the start, rocketing into ahead of the pack to the first turn, securing the holeshot. After jockeying back and forth for position, Blake settled into his rhythm and overttook 3rd early on. He continued his charge, and took the checkered flag in 4th place.

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