Justin Brayton 10

Hometown: Fort Dodge, Iowa

Current Residence: Huntersville, North Carolina

Birthdate: March 14, 1984


Team Name: SmarTop/MotoConcepts Racing Honda

  • Manufacturer – Honda
  • Team Manager – Tony Alessi
  • Mechanic – Brent Duffe


Turned Pro: 2002

2018 Season Result: 5th


Racing Accolades:

  • 7 career Monster Energy Supercross podiums (450SX Class), 121 career starts, 26 career top-fives
  • 3 career 250SX Class podiums


Lifestyle and General Interest Profile:

  • Honed his talents in arenacross before making the transition to supercross and establishing himself almost immediately
  • Rose to prominence competing for Joe Gibbs Racing, one of NASCAR’s most prominent and successful teams
  • A veteran rider who is one of the oldest competitors in the sport at the age of 32, married with a daughter
  • Has achieved considerable success competing in specialty events in Europe and is the three-time reigning Australian Supercross Champion


2017 Season Recap:

Brayton joined a new team for the 2017 season with MotoConcepts Racing, his success in the Australian Supercross Championship undoubtedly helping to bring Honda support to the privately-funded effort. The veteran finished 12th overall and took sixth twice—his season best score—along with five additional top 10 finishes. JB is a hard-nosed racer who looks to continue the consistency that has defined his career and helped put him on the box before.


2018 Season Recap:

Justin Brayton will remember the 2018 Monster Energy Supercross Championship forever. On March 10th in Daytona, Brayton became the oldest racers in history to score a 450SX Main Event victory. It was a great season for Justin overall as he was able to also win a Triple Crown Main Event in Atlanta and would finish the 2018 season with six top five finishes. To highlight his remarkable season, Brayton also signed a two-year extension with SmarTop/MotoConcepts Racing Honda.