3 Time Supercross Champ Ryan Villopoto

Monster Energy Supercross Returning to Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium Saturday, March 1 for their ninth race of the 17-race season.

Gates open at 12:30 p.m. with the Main Event starting at 7:00 p.m.

More than 500 truckloads of local dirt will be brought into Lucas Oil Stadium and sculpted into a dirt battleground, complete with jumps that will send riders soaring 70’ in distance and 30’ in height. Throughout race day, over 150 riders, including supercross greats Ryan Villopoto, James Stewart and Ryan Dungey will be vying for spots in their respective division’s Main Events.

Last year in front of a sold out crowd in Indianapolis, reigning 450SX Class champion Ryan Villopoto captured his sixth win of the season en route to his third-straight championship. Red Bull KTM’s Marvin Musquin took home his second consecutive 250SX Class win.

Heading into this Saturday’s race, three-time defending 450 SX Class champion Ryan Villopoto holds a nine point lead over class rookie Ken Roczen. In the 250 SX Class, rookie Adam Cianciarulo controls the points lead by two points.

On Saturday starting at 12:30 p.m., fans will have the chance to get up close with the stars of the sport during the Monster Energy Pit Party. The Monster Energy Pit Parties averaged 21,000 fans in 2013. With more than 20 interactive displays, the pit party gives fans an inside look at an array of products and the opportunity to meet the teams of the sport.

Tickets are available at the Lucas Oil Stadium Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone (800) 745-3000, or online at www.supercross.com or www.ticketmaster.com. Practice and qualifying begin at 12:30 p.m. and the Main Event starts at 7:00 p.m. Total Access Pass is $125 Adult/Child; Premium Club Seating $75 Adult/Child; Gold Circle $45 Adult/Child; Mid-Level $25 Adult/Child; Treadhead $15 Adult/Child. Fans can also get in to the Pits from 12:30-6 p.m. with the purchase of a $10 pit pass through the box office or Ticketmaster.com plus your event ticket.

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