2005 series champion Jurgen Kunzel finished fourth in the supermoto race to close out what may prove to be his final full season of AMA Supermoto Racing. The charismatic German will return to the European scene in ’07 but holds out hope for a possible return at some point in the future.
Supermoto Overall Results:
5.Jurgen Kunzel KTM
7.Kurt Nicoll KTM
Benny Carlson was crowned 2006 AMA Supermoto Unlimited champion following an unpredictable and hard-fought title fight on Sunday evening at the Queen Mary in Long Beach. Carlson, who came into the finale with a slim four-point advantage, did exactly what he needed to. He showed his speed by claiming the pole and then ran a tight race behind the defending class champion, Micky Dymond, and secured the title.
Supermoto Unlimited Overall Results:
1.Benny Carlson KTM
2.Micky Dymond KTM
4.John Lewis KTM
6.Justin Ross KTM
9.Monte Frank KTM
David Pingree got off to a quick start, quickly leaping into the lead, an then held on for the wire-to-wire win over Currie by a minuscule 0.194 seconds at the checkered flag in the supermoto lites.
Supermoto Lites Overall Results:
3.Alexandre Thiebault KTM
9.David Pingree KTM