Martin Davalos 37

Hometown: Quito, Ecuador

Current Residence: Clermont, Florida

Birthdate: January 15, 1987

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ATHLETE'S PROFILE

TEAM NAME: Team Tedder/Monster Energy/Lucas Oil/KTM Racing

Manufacturer: KTM
Team Manager: Dakota Tedder
Mechanic: 

  • TURNED PRO: 2006
  • BEST CAREER SEASON RESULT: 2nd place in 2014 (250SX East)
  • 2020 SEASON RESULT: 13th place (450SX)

 Racing Accolades

  • 2020 AMA Supercross 450SX Rookie of the Year
  • 5 career 250SX Class wins
  • 23 career 250SX Class podiums
  • 2014 Eastern Regional 250SX Class Runner-Up
  • 2 career AMA Pro Motocross 450MX podiums

 Lifestyle & General Interest

  • Arguably the most prominent Hispanic rider in Monster Energy Supercross history
  • Has the second most 250SX starts in history with 101, behind Barry Carstens 125
  • Serves as one of Ecuador’s most prominent professional athletes
  • One of two riders from Ecuador, the other being Martin Castelo
  • Became a father in 2019

 2020 Season Recap

Martin Davalos made some serious noise in his 450SX rookie season after spending 14 years in the 250SX Class. Davalos placed 13th in the season ending standings after five top 10 finishes that ultimately earned him the well-deserved recognition of 450SX Rookie of the Year. The long awaited 450SX season debut is finally behind Davalos and the future looks bright for this season rider looking to leave his mark on the sport.

 2021 Outlook

Davalos is returning in 2021 alongside Team Tedder Racing and is expected to be in the fight for top-10 finishes every week after the rookie performances he displayed in 2020.  Davalos, along with teammate Dakota Tedder have signed contracts with Team Tedder/Monster Energy/Lucas Oil/KTM Racing that extend through the 2022 Supercross season.

 

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