Our Community is 940,000 Strong. Join Us.


2006 AMA Motocross Championship


BNaylor
09-03-2006, 11:15 PM
I see Ricky Carmichael took the 2006 AMA Motocross Championship for the 7th straight year on his Suzuki MX. The guy is awesome.

See Press Release Here. (http://www.amamotocross.com/article.php?aid=8576&UID=kJJBUS4KTyHFnMFLDpu9DHEKH0ybDh)

VR43000GT
09-04-2006, 05:22 PM
:worshippy

Almost unreal how good he is. It almost seems like there is the "best" but he is the "supernatural". I still wish he was on team Honda though. :frown:

BNaylor
09-05-2006, 05:37 PM
Yeah that really bites. Honda should have paid him what he wanted. On the last MX in New York Kevin Windham placed third on his factory CRF450 after Stewart and Carmichael. These bike are so close the deciding factor has to be the rider.

VR43000GT
09-05-2006, 09:31 PM
^Very true, anymore the bikes are mostly the same in performance unless like you said you are very very good. But the thing on the Suzuki 450 is, is that I could not stand a 4 spd. But that is just me.

BNaylor
09-06-2006, 05:31 PM
Yup, I prefer having 5 speeds.

Now I've seen it all. Suzuki is pretty audacious. They have a Carmichael Replica RM-Z450. I still can't stand the yellow.

Check it out (http://www.suzukicycles.com/Products/RMZ450ZK7/Specs/Default.aspx)

VR43000GT
09-06-2006, 05:45 PM
^ Haha, yeah I saw that in DIRTBIKE magazine. Not a huge difference in the regular RMZ, mostly just looks.

Add your comment to this topic!