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SUPERCROSS: World: 2007 Awards banquet notes

Champions Crowned at Amp'd Mobile Supercross Banquet Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino Hosts Season-Ending Event LAS VEGAS (May 7, 2007) -- The 2006'-07 Amp'd Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp'd Mobile AMA Supercross Series ...

Champions Crowned at Amp'd Mobile Supercross Banquet
Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino Hosts Season-Ending Event

LAS VEGAS (May 7, 2007) -- The 2006'-07 Amp'd Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp'd Mobile AMA Supercross Series champions were honored last night at the season-ending Amp'd Mobile Supercross Awards Banquet inside Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino.

Kawasaki's James Stewart, of Haines City, Fla., earned the evening's top awards as he accepted the Amp'd Mobile World Supercross GP and Amp'd Mobile AMA Supercross Series championships. AMA Supercross Lites champions Ryan Villopoto (Western Regional), of Poulsbo, Wash., and Ben Townley (Eastern Regional), of Tallahassee, Fla. accepted their first-ever AMA Supercross Lites championship trophies.

"This has been an amazing year for me," said Stewart. "Everyone that has been behind me, especially my family, has helped me attain this goal. I am looking forward to an exciting 2008 supercross season. I hope to build off of this special season and have already started to set my goals for next year."

Award Recipients

Team Manager of the Year
Chris Mcavoy

FIM Recognition
John Gallagher

KTM Junior Supercross Challenge Recognition
Selvaraj Naryana

Mechanic of the Year
Jeremy Albrecht

AMA Recognition
Rob Dingman

Transport Driver of the Year
Wilson Sawtelle

Comeback of the Year
Andrew Short

Golden Mic Award
Ryan Dungey

Women's MX and SX Foundation Award
Asterisk

Team of the Year
Pro Circuit Kawasaki

Amp'd Mobile AMA Supercross Series Lites West Champion
Ryan Villopoto

Amp'd Mobile AMA Supercross Series Lites East Champion
Ben Townley

Dave Coombs Sr. Supercross Lites East/West Shootout
Ryan Dungey

USST Pro Privateer and CE Altman Top Privateer Award:
1. David Vuillemin
2. Paul Carpenter
3. Heath Voss

Amp'd Mobile World Supercross GP Champion
James Stewart

Amp'd Mobile AMA Supercross Series Champion
James Stewart

-credit: www.supercrossonline.com.

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Series AMA , Other bike
Drivers David Vuillemin , Heath Voss , James Stewart , Ryan Dungey , Ryan Villopoto , Andrew Short