SAN DIEGO, CA – February 14, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Troy Lee Designs rider Cole Seely made the final stop in Southern California count as he returned to the podium inside Petco Park for the sixth round of the Monster Energy Supercross. After a short hiatus from the top 3, Seely collected his best finish in 2016 with a second-place result.
It was a beautiful and perfect day in San Diego, and Seely was eager to get his No. 14 machine back on the podium. After finishing second in his heat race, Seely nearly grabbed the holeshot in the Main Event. He stayed right with the leader and kept him honest, finishing only 2 seconds back after 20 laps.
“I finally got a good start and was able to put in my own laps,” said Seely. “I tried to keep Dungey in my sights and he wasn’t too far in front of me at the end. It’s great to get back on the podium and it would be even better if I could back this up next weekend. Last year I started to gain my momentum when we went east, so I’m looking forward to it.”
Seely’s great finish moved him up two spots in the point’s standings, currently sitting fourth overall. The series now starts its trek east as the Monster Energy Supercross makes its annual stop at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas next weekend, February 20.
Seely was decked out in the limited edition SE Air LE Freedom Red/White/Blue Racewear and the SE Helmet. See more of the 2016 gear sets and the 2016 Moto Helmets online and at your local TLD retailer.
450SX Class Main Event Results
- Ryan Dungey (KTM)
- Cole Seely (Honda)
- Ken Roczen (Suzuki)
- Jason Anderson (Husqvarna)
- Trey Canard (Honda)
- Eli Tomac (Kawasaki)
- Marvin Musquin (KTM)
- Chad Reed (Yamaha)
- Weston Peick (Yamaha)
- Justin Brayton (KTM)
About Troy Lee Designs
For over 30 years, Troy Lee has been customizing helmets “For The World’s Fastest Racers.” TLD’s relentless commitment to creating products that exceed the cutting edge of style, design and quality, has earned them the reputation as an innovator in many different fields of racing. Troy Lee Designs has since expanded into a full force operation, offering a complete line of helmets, apparel and premium protection for off-road motorcycling and bicycling, sportswear and accessories, and operating the TLD supercross and motocross teams. Based in Corona, California, Troy Lee Designs has a global network of distributors.