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Ricky Carmichael Biography

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American motocross racer

After winning the American Motocross Association (AMA) 125-cc Motocross series for three consecutive years, Ricky Carmichael moved up to the 250-cc class and won that series for the next three years. He is also a two-time champion in the AMA 250-cc Super-cross series. In 2002 Carmichael posted an unprecedented perfect record of twelve overall wins in the twelve-race series, winning every heat of every race. He didn't just win, he dominated. And, if Carmichael has anything to say about it, he's not done yet.


Address: American Honda Motor Co. Inc., Ricky Carmichael, Motorcycle Sports, 100-4C-3B, 1919 Torrance Boulevard, Torrance, California 90501.

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