FOOTHILL RANCH, CA – July 14, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Monster Energy® Kawasaki rider Josh Grant underwent arthroscopic procedure to his left knee on Wednesday. Grant injured his knee at the Southwick National. He entered the race weekend ninth in the point standings and finished a strong 11th in the first moto. Grant will begin therapy immediately and return to riding as soon as possible.
For 2017, the Monster Energy® Kawasaki racing team continues its championship winning ways with two-time champion Eli Tomac and new team member Josh Grant. After being crowned the 2012 250cc Supercross West Region Champion and 2013 250cc Motocross Champion, Tomac has added several 450 class supercross and motocross race wins to his impressive resume. Tomac now looks to put his KX™450F up on the top spot of the podium in 2017. Grant, beginning his ninth year in the premier class compliments the team with incredible talent and multiple motocross and supercross wins. Grant, looks to continue his winning ways and battle his teammate for the championship.
The Monster Energy Kawasaki racing team has been the most dominant supercross and motocross team in the last decade with eight combined AMA titles.
Source: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.