Courtesy of RacerX

February 5, 2019 3:25pm

by Mitch Kendra

BY THE NUMBERS 

106

Number of points for the new 450SX points leader, Eli Tomac, through five rounds. Tomac had 63 points after five rounds in 2018, 94 points after five rounds in 2017, and 88 points after five rounds in 2016.

8

Points separating the top four riders in the 450SX Class, which doubled the top-four gap going into San Diego.

28 

Points separating the top four riders in the 450SX Class after five rounds in 2018.

5

Number of 450SX machines that have had the red plates this season heading into round six. Jason Anderson brought them to Anaheim 1 (as the previous season’s champion does), Justin Barcia rocked them at Glendale, Ken Roczen had them for Anaheim 2 and Oakland, Cooper Webb’s KTM had the red plates for San Diego, and now Eli Tomac will have the red plates at Minneapolis this weekend.

2

Number of 250SX riders who have had the red plates this season. Colt Nichols took over the red plates after Anaheim 1 and had them for Glendale, A2, Oakland, and San Diego, but now Adam Cianciarulo has moved into the points lead on his Monster Energy/Pro Circuit Kawasaki. Nichols finished 10th at San Diego.

12

Points separating the top four riders in the 250SX Class, as Cianciarulo has 114 and Ferrandis (fourth) has 102. RJ Hampshire, who currently sits in fifth, has 75 points.

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