2023 SuperMotocross Collection Defined [Q&A Fast Facts]


Born of an alliance of Supercross promoters Feld Motor Sports activities and Professional Motocross promoters MX Sports activities Professional Racing, the 2023 SuperMotocross World Championship Collection will crown an total champion for the 2 disciplines. As with all new endeavor, there are questions, and we’re right here to reply them for you.

  • How will the riders for the Playoffs be chosen?

There are 3 ways to get into every Playoff spherical:

  1. The highest 20 riders in every class (450 and 250) in mixed factors from Supercross and the MX Nationals—28 rounds—are mechanically seeded into the Playoffs.
  2. The next ten riders, these in P21 to P30 within the mixed factors, are invited to take part in an LCQ system to fill the final two spots on the Playoff beginning traces.
  3. Any rider who gained a Supercross Primary or MX Nationwide total, however is outdoors the highest 20 in factors, is eligible to qualify for the Playoffs through the LCQs.
  • How will SuperMotocross World Championship Collection factors be awarded within the SMX Playoffs?

The factors are tallied Supercross-style, with 26 factors for successful and one level for P22—not less than at SMX Playoff 1. The factors are multiplied at every successive Playoff spherical. Playoff 2 is price double factors (52 for successful), and the ultimate spherical—dubbed the SMX World Championship—is price triple factors (73 factors for successful, down to 3 factors for P22).

  • Are there any carryover factors from the primary 28 rounds? 

There aren’t any direct carryover factors, however the rider’s place within the standing is price factors. Going into Playoff 1, the highest 20 riders shall be awarded SMX World Champion Collection factors primarily based on their ending place on the finish of the 28-round season. The factors shall be distributed primarily based on the rider’s place within the total standings. The rider with probably the most factors will begin the Playoffs with 26 factors. P2 will get 23 factors, P3 receives 21 factors, P4 begins with 19 factors, after which drops at one-point increments to a single level for the twentieth seed. Riders outdoors the highest 20 in factors begin the Playoff with zero factors.

  • How will the Playoff racing be formatted?

There shall be two 20-minutes-plus-one-lap motos for every class at every Playoff. Olympic scoring (1 level for P1 to 22 factors for P22) of the motos shall be used to find out the place of every participant at every Playoff spherical—low rating wins, as within the Triple Crown Supercross races.

  • What’s going to the tracks be like?

Organizers say the SuperMotocross programs may have “mixed stadium and outside observe parts.” Nonetheless, wanting on the observe map proven for the Remaining on the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the circuit is skewed towards Supercross. This would be the case at any stadium venue. The venues for Playoff 1 and Playoff 2 haven’t been introduced.The whole season purse is $10 million, with $5.5 million reserved for the three-round SuperMotocross playoffs. The 450 class championship is price $1 million, and the 250cc champion will get $500,000. There are payouts to the highest 40 riders within the 28-round season, and the highest 30 within the Playoffs.

  • Is it actually a World Championship?

All of the occasions are held in america, and the sequence is just not sanctioned by the FIM—the world’s governing physique for bike racing, together with MXGP, Supermoto, Rally, Onerous Enduro, Trial, X-Trial, MotoGP, and World Superbike. All the world’s finest Supercross racers shall be there, although not the entire world’s high motocrossers shall be within the sequence. Finally, it’s referred to as a World Championship as a result of that’s how Feld and MX Sports activities wish to put it up for sale.

  • How can the races be seen?

Peacock is taking up the streaming for all 31 rounds. Cable and broadcast protection shall be dealt with by NBC, CNBC, or USA Community, relying on the race. This can be a five-year deal.What does the 31-round 2023 SuperMotocross schedule appear to be?Spherical 1January 7: Angel Stadium, AnaheimSpherical 2January 14: RingCentral Coliseum, OaklandSpherical 3January 21: Snapdragon Stadium, San DiegoSpherical 4January 28: Angel Stadium, AnaheimSpherical 5February 4: NRG Stadium, HoustonSpherical 6February 11: Raymond James Stadium, TampaSpherical 7February 25: AT&T Stadium, ArlingtonSpherical 8March 4: Daytona Worldwide SpeedwaySpherical 9March 11: Lucas Oil Stadium, IndianapolisSpherical 10March 18: Ford Subject, DetroitSpherical 11March 25: Lumen Subject, SeattleSpherical 12April 8: State Farm Stadium Glendale, AZSpherical 13April 15: Atlanta Motor SpeedwaySpherical 14April 22: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJSpherical 15April 29: Nissan Stadium, NashvilleSpherical 16Could 6: Empower Subject at Mile Excessive, DenverSpherical 17Could 13: Rice-Eccles Stadium, Salt Lake MetropolisSpherical 18Could 27: Fox Raceway Nationwide, Fox Raceway at Pala, CASpherical 19June 3: Prairie Metropolis SVRA, Rancho Cordova, CASpherical 20June 10: Thunder Valley Motocross Park, Lakewood, COSpherical 21June 17: Excessive Level Raceway, Mt. Morris, PASpherical 22July 1 RedBud MX, Buchanan, MISpherical 23July 8: The Wick 338, Southwick, MASpherical 24July 15: Spring Creek MX Park, Millville, MNSpherical 25July 22: Washougal MX Park, Washougal, WASpherical 26August 12: Unadilla MX, New Berlin, NYSpherical 27August 19: Budds Creek Motocross Park, Mechanicsville, MDSpherical 28August 26: Ironman Raceway, Crawfordsville, INSpherical 29 (Playoff 1)September 9: Location TBASpherical 30: (Playoff 2)Date TBA: Location TBASpherical 31: (Remaining)October 14: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum{Photograph} by Align Media, Will Embree / SMX Photos, et al



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