On the GEICO Honda program closing its doors at the summary of the 2020 Lucas Oil AMA Professional Motocross Championship, extended-time GEICO/Factory Connection Honda beginner rider Hunter Yoder had a brief stint in 2021 as a member of the Phoenix Racing Honda. But the California native was on an Atlas Pace Factory-backed Honda CRF250R at the 2021 Monster Electrical power AMA Novice Nationwide Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch, finishing fifth over-all (6-eight-eight) in Open up Pro Activity and fifth total (six-6-7) in 250 Professional Activity.
Now, Yoder has declared he will make his pro debut in the 250SX East Region of the 2022 Monster Vitality AMA Supercross Championship as #508. Yoder has signed with the TiLube Honda Racing workforce, where by he will sign up for Grant Harlan. The team also has Izaih Clark competing in Hoosier Arenacross. Maxwell Sanford raced for the TiLube Honda Racing workforce in 2021 but he raced on a Concrete Plants Inc.-backed Honda CRF250R at the Anaheim 1 Supercross.
Back in September, Yoder was unsure of his foreseeable future options adhering to the Pro Motocross Moto Merge West celebration at Fox Raceway at Pala. He said the pursuing to our Kellen Brauer on what was subsequent for him:
“I’m not really guaranteed, honestly. I have a couple bikes that are mine and for now, Jamie and Brian are heading to retain encouraging me out. I have a couple of features to go race supercross following yr so that is some thing that I could absolutely be interested in. It’s every single kid’s aspiration to go race supercross underneath the big lights and I’m grateful for that. I’m just grateful I get to ride my grime bike for my position. So, almost nothing set in stone nonetheless, but I’m just delighted that I can get these calls to go race and with any luck , I can offer some superior success and have exciting although I’m doing it.”
Now, Yoder is all set to race the 250SX East Area, which kicks off with the Minneapolis Supercross on February 19.
“Super energized to announce I’ll be racing for @tilubehondaracing in the 250sx East coast @supercrosslive series! Been placing in a ton of perform this off time and I can not wait around to go racing! #rookieszn”