San Diego Analytics

Feb. 11, 2012 Race Report San Diego 2012
Contributors: Aran Eversman

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Race Winner: Dean Wilson
Podium: (1) Dean WIlson (2) Cole Seely (3) Matt Moss
Holeshot: Vince Friese
Laps Led: Dean Wilson (15)
Major Crashes:  Eli Tomac had one of the worst get-offs in the Lites season. The whoops took him down hard and put him over 2 laps back. Shortly after, Marvin Musquin tangled with Jason Anderson and Scott Champion. He crashed in the section following the whoops in the center of the track on a tricky section
Major Incidents: Vince Friese pulls the holeshot, Gavin Faith rode to his career best 7th, and Tomac surrenders the points chase. 
Championship Lead Before:  Eli Tomac 22 points ahead of Dean Wilson
Championship Lead After: Dean Wilson 2 points ahead of Eli Tomac
Heat Winners: Heat 1 -  Dean WIlson  / Heat 2 - Cole Seely
LCQ Qualifiers: (1) Kyle Beaton (2) Nick Paluzzi
Fastest Main Event Lap: Dean WIlson 46.933
Fastest Qualifying Lap: Dean Wilson 47.379 - Heat 1 / Eli Tomac 46.865 - Heat 2 

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Race Winner: Ryan Villopoto
Podium: (1) Ryan Villopoto, (2) Chad Reed  (3) Ryan Dungey
Holeshot: Brett Metcalfe
Laps Led: Ryan Villopoto (19) Chad Reed (1)
Major Crashes: James Stewart crashes hard in the whoops, as does Kevin Windham
Major Incidents:  RV/Reed battle on lap 17, Mike Alessi holding up Reed as a lapper
Championship Lead Before: Ryan Villopoto leads Chad Reed by 3 points
Championship Lead After: Ryan Villopoto leads Chad Reed by 6 points
Heat Winners:
 Heat 1 - Ryan Villopoto / Heat 2 - Chad Reed
LCQ Qualifiers: (1) Jake Weimer (2) Bobby Kiniry
Fastest Main Event Lap: 45.674 - Ryan Villopoto
Fastest Qualifying Lap: Heat 1 -  46.158 (Lap 1) / Heat 2 - 45.668 James Stewart (Lap 5)