Dunlop SX Lites Podium SweepTuesday, February 12, 2008 | 6:43 AM
Buffalo, NY—Dunlop racers swept the Supercross Lites Podium at round six of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross FIM World Championship at San Diego's Qualcomm Stadium, Saturday, February 9.
First on the podium was Boost Mobile Yamaha of Troy’s Jason Lawrence, who grabbed the holeshot and raced away from the field, increasing his win streak to three as well as capturing his third career AMA win. MotoSport Xtreme Kawasaki’s Tommy Hahn finished second, followed by Team Solitaire's Bobby Kiniry, who notched his first-ever podium finish. The win was significant for Lawrence because he also takes over the points leads as the series heads into Houston.
Dunlop motocross tires are fast becoming the “tires to have” in the Supercross paddock and their performance is being noticed by enthusiasts as well. For racers and trail riders alike, Dunlop has the perfect tire for every off-road need. For a full description of sizes and applications, go to www.dunlopmotorcycle.com
About Dunlop Tires
Dunlop Tires is the largest supplier of original equipment and replacement motorcycle tires in the U.S. and the only manufacturer of motorcycle tires in North America. With North American operations headquartered in Buffalo, NY, Dunlop has been making and selling high-quality tires in the U.S. since 1923. For more information, visit www.dunlopmotorcycle.com.
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