Daniel Reardon and Nathan Crawford both showed race leading form at the 2017 AUSX-Open over the weekend with their Mega Fuels Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team KX450F racing machines.
Round 4 – Sat 11th Nov
A hole-shot by Nathan Crawford with his Kawasaki KX450F saw him lead the first 5 laps of the final SX1 event of the evening. Nathan set the fastest lap time and ended up crossing the finish line in 6th, while Dan Reardon also lead the race for a period in the latter part of the moto and ended up over the line in 3rd.
Prior to the final race, Daniel locked in 2nd and Nathan was 4th in their respective heat races, while Queenslander, Crawford also took 2nd in SX1 semi-final 2.
Round 5 – Sunday 12th Nov
The penultimate round of the 2017 Australian Supercross Championship which was also the second round of the 2017 AUSX-OPEN, presented an opportunity for the factory Kawasaki riders.
A fiery race took place with veteran Reardon landing himself just shy of a podium in 4th and Nathan was right behind him in 5th for the moto. In the lead up to the second nights final event, Dan was 2nd in his heat race and Nathan was 7th, backed up by 2nd place in the semi-final 2.
To stay up-to-date with the MEGA Fuels Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team, ‘Like’ MEGA Fuels Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team on Facebook or ‘Follow’ @mega_monsterenergy_kawasaki on Instagram. Visit www.kawasaki.com.au for further information on Kawasaki Motors Australia.