The St. Louis Supercross was a night with tricky rhythm sections, universally praised dirt, and lap times as short as 47 seconds.
Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey took his sixth win of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross season at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis in dominating fashion. The win sets Dungey up to clinch the title in two weeks when the series resumes in Houston after the Easter break. It was Dungey’s 20th career 450SX win, tying him with Jeff Ward on the all-time win list.
BTOSports.com’s Andrew Short pulled the holeshot, but crashed spectacularly into the Tuff Blocks at the end of the first straight, as Dungey charged to the lead. From there Dungey was never challenged, staying about six seconds in front of AutoTrader.com/Toyota/JGRMX Yamaha’s Weston Peick, then Rockstar Energy/Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Jason Anderson, and finally GEICO Honda’s Eli Tomac. Short walked away from the fender-snapping crash, wondering what happened to him.