Contact: David Evans
Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX Team Media Relations
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Aug 24, 2014) – The final round of the 2014 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series was held at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, U.T. MAVTV aired the first moto live, and the second moto was broadcast on the NBC Sports Network. Both motos streamed live on promotocross.com.
Phillip Nicoletti was not scheduled to race at Miller Motorsports Park, Josh Grant and Justin Brayton rode for the Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX Team. Grant and Brayton were seventh and 16th after the first lap was complete in moto one. Both riders improved their standings during the race with Grant finishing fifth and Brayton 12th. Grant tweaked his shoulder on the last lap of the moto, and after riding the parade lap prior to the second moto decided not to race. Brayton started moto two in eighth position, which he held to the checkers. Grant was credited with 39th. Grant’s five – 39 scores gave him 12th overall, while Brayton’s 12 – eight finishes equated to 10th overall. Grant earned eighth in series points, Brayton was 13th, and Nicoletti garnered 15th on his limited schedule.
The next race scheduled for the Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX Team is the annual Monster Energy Cup on Oct. 18 in Las Vegas, Nev. The television schedule is yet to be announced, but it is expected that the entire event will air live on Fox Sports One starting at 10:00 p.m. (EST).
Crawfordsville and MAVTV Statistics:
Live stream uniques: 37,447
Live stream visits: 48,842
Live stream starts: 118,828
Live stream minutes: 2,296,966
NBCSN viewership: 131,000
NBCSN viewership (450): 155,000
MAVTV Washougal: 139,000 live, 25,000 re-air
MAVTV Unadilla: 141,000 live, 23,000 re-air