Archive for 'X Games 2007'

L.A. or bust – A cross-country dash to X Games

Posted on 10. Aug, 2007 by .

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Words: Alan OckwellPhotos: Andrew Harvey It started, like most adventures, with a phone call. In the week following the New England Forest Rally, and the subsequent announcement that Boris Said and Pat Moro would round out the field of qualifiers, Otis Dimiters and I learn that we are the first alternate for the rally car […]

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X Games 13 photos by Andrew Harvey

Posted on 09. Aug, 2007 by .

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X Games 13 Photos by Andrew Harvey

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X Games Photos & Wrap-Up

Posted on 05. Aug, 2007 by .

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Tanner Foust and Chrissie Beavis (SYMS) took first place overall, leaving second place to Ken Block and Alex Gelsomino. Third place went to Travis Pastrana and Christian Edstrom, who competed for bronze against Ramana Lagemann and Mark Williams.

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Tanner Foust Wins Carnage-Filled X Games

Posted on 05. Aug, 2007 by .

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Tanner Foust and co-driver Chrissie Beavis narrowly beat Ken Block and Alex Gelsomino in the final heat of the 2007 X Games Thirteen. We’ll have a full update and comments from the competitors later, plus a photo gallery from Andrew Harvey. Here is the official X Games press release…

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Antoine Out, Otis In

Posted on 05. Aug, 2007 by .

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Just got some news from our man on the scene, Andrew Harvey, that Antoine L’Estage has damaged his car on the big jump this morning in practice, and Otis Dimiters has been called in to replace him.  X Games television coverage is now on ABC, with the rally contest to be aired live in a […]

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Sunday Morning Update

Posted on 05. Aug, 2007 by .

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Practice was due to start at 8am this morning, but as of 9:40 the dirt portion of the track – and the big jump – was still being constructed after yesterday’s MotoX racing.

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Photos from ArtPartPhoto

Posted on 04. Aug, 2007 by .

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A few photos from X Games Rally practice so far this week from Arthur Partyka – www.artpartphoto.com

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Update from Nathalie Richard

Posted on 04. Aug, 2007 by .

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Got a quick update from Nathalie Richard about their roll yesterday… "It was in first gear.  We just clipped the curb and flipped up on the side, into the air, and pancaked the roof onto the tarmac. We’re ok. It’s been on ESPN all night…it made the top ten plays of the day! Hyundai stepped […]

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Qualifying Pairings Announced for X Games

Posted on 04. Aug, 2007 by .

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The head-to-head pairings have been announced for the X Games Rally.  Last years winners – Pastrana, Block, and McRae – all get a bye into the quarter-finals, along with current Rally America Championship leader Andrew Pinker .  The following teams will have to battle for the remaining spots.

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