Valencia, CA – May 9, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – When the final checkered flag fell at the season finale in Las Vegas, Renthal riders completely dominated the Supercross class with a perfect 17 out of 17 wins in the premier division. Ryan Villopoto proved he was the class of the field with 9 wins and wrapped up the title in Houston, a full 4 rounds early! While 2nd place in the final standings went to the consistent Davi Millsaps, it was Ryan Dungey who placed third in the standings and held second in the wins category with his 4 victories. James Stewart was able to notch 2 wins with Chad Reed and Andrew Short both earning a single win.
When it comes to laps led in the premier SX division, Renthal riders amassed 330 laps led out of 340 possible. Year end points show Renthal riders taking the top 5 spots and 7 of the top 10.
About Renthal: Renthal is a worldwide leader in manufacturing and design of motorcycle handlebars, chainwheels, grips and accessories for the off-road, street, and ATV markets. Currently Honda, Kawasaki, KTM, and Suzuki all specify Renthal handlebars as stock for their performance off-road motorcycles. Renthal’s world class manufacturing and engineering facility located near Manchester, England allows the ability to control the entire manufacturing process from start to finish and ensures that the end user is receiving the highest quality product available. Renthal’s handlebars, grips and chainwheels have won more US and world titles, 158 and 162 respectively, than any of its competitors combined.