Motorsport: Next Autocross and Motocross Events on Sunday 21 May

Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 10:21

On Sunday 21st May 2017 ‘Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi’ will be organizing the eighth program from ASMK Pasta Poiatti 2016/2017 for the Autocross and Motocross in the ASKM Complex Ta’ Qali. The day’s program is scheduled to start early at 8.00am with Motocross while the Autocross races start at 1:00pm. ASMK informs that this program will be the last one taking place during the day on Sunday as from the next event all racing is scheduled to start on Saturday afternoon and run till late in the evening and the night.

A light look at the Motocross classification after five events of the National Motocross Championship reads that Paul Muscat on 450cc KTM is at the front standings with 232 points and followed by David Dimech on a 450cc Honda with 190 points. In Third place we find Clayton Camilleri on a KTM 350cc with 185 points.

In the Class B Motocross Ryan Faenza on a Yamaha 250cc tops the scale with 209 points and is followed by Elvin Debono on a Kawasaki 250cc with 131 points. Third place is won by Peter Lee Sammut on a KTM 250cc motorcycle with 128 points.

In the Veteran Motocross Class William Sant on his Suzuki 250cc is the leader in this class with 228 points. Paul Deguara on a motorcycle KTM 250 follows very close to Sant in 2nd place with 226 points. Third place is now occupied by Jethro Sant on a Yamaha 250cc with 216 points.

Meanwhile on Saturday 13th May ASMK organized the Fifth Enduro event held in Quarry of  Tas-Saghtar in-Naxxar. This activity was supported by Blokrete Ltd. and Dunlop Tires. Although we had a small number of competitors the event was very interesting to ride and watch and we had these results.

In Class A Krist Falzon riding a 125cc Honda motorcycle dominated this class with a best time of 3 minutes 46.70 seconds. Brandon Attard on KTM 200cc with a time of 5 minutes 14.51 seconds followed Falzon in 2nd place. In Class B Joseph Scicluna on KTM 250cc motorcycle again dominated and won the day with his best time of 2 minutes 34.37 seconds. Scicluna was followed by Bernard Sammut on a KTM 300cc with his best time of 2 minutes 42.29 seconds while third place finisher David Micallef on a KTM 250cc motorcycle run the track in 3 minutes 7.85 seconds.

In Last days on 7th May the Camilleri brothers Clayton and Kyle participated for the first time this year in the FMI Regional Championship of Sicily organized by the Italian Federation for Motocross racing. The event took place at Valle Alcantara in Francavilla near to Messina in Sicily.

Clayton competed in the MX1 class for riders Over 21 on a 350cc KTM and won a podium finish of 3rd Overall in this highly competitive class. Kyle competed in the Under 21 MX2 class on a KTM 250cc motorcycle. Kyle also performed a very good performance by winning Fourth place overall in his first competition abroad in the FMI Championship inFrancavilla in Sicily. Camilleri brothers have already prepared for the next FMI Championship event taking place on the 11th July which is scheduled to take place at Hi-Fly Motocross circuit in the city of Carlentini, province of Siracusa.

Meanwhile, the ASMK wish to inform the public that since Malta is in the General Election campaign the event which was scheduled to be held on 3rd June 2017 is cancelled for a new date which is to be announced later by the Executive Committee.





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