2020 Wiseco 2-Stroke MX World Championships Are Back On

August 24, 2020 / by Kevin Bailey

Dust off your Ratio Rite and grab a couple extra spark plugs for the toolbox, the Wiseco 2-Stroke MX World Championships hosted by Fasthouse have officially been rescheduled for October 3, 2020 after being previously postponed due to COVID-19.

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The 2-Stroke MX World Championships have been an annual fan and competitor favorite at Glen Helen for years, with people travelling from different cities, states, and even countries to get their fix of premix-burning motos. While the event has historically been held in the spring, state and county closures forced its indefinite postponement. Now, with events back up and running at the iconic MX venue, the 3rd of October has been set as the official day for gate drops.

Need a taste of 2-stroke action before October comes around? Turn your volume up and watch our 2019 2-Stroke Champs video below.

Wiseco, with roots in two-stroke racing dating back over seven decades, is honored and excited to be the title sponsor of the 2-Stroke MX World Championships for the second year in a row. As an industry leader in manufacturing and innovating two-stroke performance components, from forged pistons to crankshafts to clutches, this is a natural fit for Wiseco and aligns perfectly with their dedication and passion for the sport.

Wiseco 2-Stroke MX

“Wiseco Performance Products was built by grassroots racers from the passion for two-stroke competition and performance over 78 years ago and has been supplying two-stroke performance parts to the industry ever since,” said Scott Highland, Director of Powersports for Wiseco. “We are all avid racers and share a passion for the sport, so we’re thrilled to have the opportunity to continue our support of the iconic Two-Stroke Championships at Glen Helen. We can already smell the premix in the air!"

Check out the recap of last year's oil-burning action here.

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The Wiseco 2-Stroke MX World Championships hosted by Fasthouse will take place Saturday, October 3 at Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernardino, California. The race will offer a combined pro purse of $10,000 as well as over 40 classes covering 50cc to Open displacements, youth to 70+ age ranges, and beginner to pro skill levels. The young 50cc and 65cc racers will even get their own specially designed REM and peewee tracks for their races. Additionally, Pasha Afshar will be adding Pasha Racing 125cc 30+ Pro and 50+ Pro classes in the mix to as an encore to other Pasha Racing 125 events that have been held at Glen Helen this year.

See below for the complete list of classes offered, pre-entry, and schedule of events, courtesy of Glen Helen.

Wiseco 2-Stroke Pistons and Components

“Glen Helen is honored to have Wiseco on board as the title sponsor of the Wiseco Two-Stroke World Championships,” said Lori Wilson, Events and Sponsorships Director for Glen Helen Raceway. “The event has grown every year, and with Wiseco’s support for 2020, the event will be the largest ever.”

Need to get your bike freshened up before the races? Find a piston, clutch, crankshaft, or whatever else you need for your smoker here!

Classes Offered

2-Stroke Adult Classes

  • 125cc Beg, Nov, Int – 122cc-150cc
  • 125cc Pro – 122cc-150cc
  • 250cc -Beg, Nov, Int, Exp – 201cc-250cc
  • Open Pro 122cc-Open
  • Open Beg, Nov, Int 122cc-Open
  • 25+ years Nov, Int, Exp 122cc-Open
  • 30+ years Nov, Int, Exp 122cc-Open
  • 40+ years Nov, Int, Exp 122cc-Open
  • 50+ years Nov, Int, Exp 122cc-Open
  • 60+ years Nov, Int, Exp 122cc-Open
  • 70+ years ALL Skills 122cc-Open
  • Pasha 40+ years 125cc 122cc-150cc
  • Vintage Two-Stroke 98cc-Open
  • Women All 122cc-Open

2 -Stroke Youth Classes

  • 85cc 14-16 yrs 85cc
  • 85cc 12-13 yrs 85cc
  • 85cc 9-11 yrs 85cc
  • 85cc first timer 85cc
  • Supermini 85cc-112cc
  • 65cc 9-11 yrs 65cc
  • 65cc 6-8yrs 65cc
  • 65cc First timer 65cc
  • 50cc 4-6 yrs 50cc
  • 50cc 7-8 yrs 50cc
  • 50cc first timers 50cc

Pre-Enter here

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 2nd

Gates Open 7am - 8pm
2-Stroke Only MX Practice 9am - 2pm
Gate Fees $30 per bike for practice
$10 per person admission  
$10 per night camping  
Sign-up (main scoring tower) 1pm - 4pm
Post-Entry Fees  

Saturday, October 3rd

Gates Open 6am - 5pm
Gate Fees $10 per person admission
$10 per night camping  
Sign-up (main scoring tower) 6:30 am
Post Entry Fees $80 first class / $70 second class
Practice 8am
Rider Meeting over PA 9:30am
National Anthem 9:50am
Racing Starts 10am
Open Pro Moto Race 4 - 20 min. + 1 lap
125 Pro Moto Race 8 - 20 min.
Race Schedulde Posted After Practice  
Live Results www.glenhelen.com - Radio 90.9

For complete schedule, classes, rules, pre-entry, and other information for the Wiseco 2-Stroke MX World Championships hosted by Fasthouse log on to Glen Helen's event page directly.

2020 Wiseco 2-Stroke World Championships hosted by Fasthouse

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