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aeffertz aeffertz
10/15/2017 8:46 PM

With all the hoopla about this race fucking with people going to the nations or people not attending due to the off season and it's a one of event...

What if we made the final round at Vegas just be the MEC?

Instead of keeping the lowest score wins, you keep the main events points as usual. This could give someone who is somewhat close in points a huge possibility to make up points at the final round. Everyone is there (barring injuries, of course) it's a championship event, the final round, a million dollars on the line, etc. Exposure would be massive.

No more odd placing of a one off in the fall so these dudes can actually get a decent off season and rest. Everyone shows up because it's a points paying event. Someone 30 points down at the final round is still totally capable of taking the title. The only downfall is finding somewhere to race the all star class since the regular 250's would take precedence over that. There's supposedly already going to be the MEC format at select rounds this year, why not?

Give me a reason why this wouldn't make more sense.

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Harry_Gray Harry_Gray
10/15/2017 8:57 PM

Actually; I really like this idea. Something for the powers that be to think about.

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Marcus Beasley Marcus Beasley
10/15/2017 9:19 PM

I think this is a great idea! Maybe hold the amateur classes before the pro classes, and then just have a really long broadcast. Finding a spot for the AMs would be the hardest thing to do.

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mattyhamz2 mattyhamz2
10/15/2017 9:25 PM

I like it!!!

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BoostPastU BoostPastU
10/15/2017 9:37 PM

Actually a great idea. This way everybody is pushing towards the million dollars instead of the bullshit between Dungey and Tomac we saw in the final Vegas round this year.

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wardy wardy
10/15/2017 11:17 PM

not sure how you get red bull and monster to share the 1,000,000 dollar prize. Besides "the powers to be" get two crowds not one.

be nice to see a little more creativity for the last race of the season and make it a bigger point value.

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Crush Crush
10/15/2017 11:31 PM
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Sideways Sideways
10/16/2017 12:45 AM

Not gonna happen..

Final in Vegas is usually has a big crowd. Monster cup has a big crowd.

If they did this the organizers would miss out on money from one big crowd and alot of PPV sold.

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Flip109 Flip109
10/16/2017 12:53 AM

Makes to much sense. Never gonna happen lol

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jorgechavez jorgechavez
10/16/2017 1:00 AM

I really like that idea and with the rumours of them having a few races with the same format it works out perfectly.

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Acidreamer Acidreamer
10/16/2017 1:13 AM

Idk but you should give me credit for the idea. Been saying it for months.

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Vet Rider Vet Rider
10/16/2017 8:34 AM

I thought MEC should be like a mid-season all star weekend type of deal. More fun than anything. Just like all the other sports that run an all-star event. Not off season, or at the beginning or end of the season. Dead middle.

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dsmith dsmith
10/16/2017 8:37 AM

it sure would force everyone to be there to race...

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SPODEBOY SPODEBOY
10/16/2017 8:39 AM

That is a great idea. And go back to making it two nights LOL..
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