DAYTONA BEACH -- Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto put on a dominating performance leading all 20 laps on way to his first career Daytona Supercross victory on Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway.
The Seattle, Wash., native took the hole shot in the 20-lap event staged inside the Speedway’s tri-oval and held off a late charge from Suzuki’s Ryan Dungey to secure a 4.445-second victory. Honda’s Trey Canard rounded out the podium.
In the other big race, Graves Motorsports’ Josh Herrin held off fellow Yamaha rider Dane Westby to win the
69th Daytona 200 AMA Pro Racing Daytona SportBike event on Friday night at the speedway.
The two Saturday races highlighted Bike Week.