Springer Races to Two National Pro Tour Sled Titles


It didn’t take St. Francis native Ryan Springer long to climb the ladder of pro motor sports this winter.

The 2010 graduate of St. Francis High School became the first rider to earn both Rookie of the Year and a season-long series title as the Amsoil Championship Snocross Pro Lites champion.

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Bethel University Profile // Andrew Carlson


March 29th, 2015 // Elk River, MN – Winter. Snow. Two topics most of us complain about are two of Andrew Carlson’s favorite words. The Elk River, Minnesota, native has been riding snowmobiles since he was three, and is now entering his fourth season as a professional snocross racer.

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Springer Pro-Lite Champion; Carlson Finishes Second


Elk River, MN (March 18th, 2015) – A perfect ending to what can only be described as a season of domination by Carlson Motorsports unfolded at the Grand Finale in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin this past weekend. Pro-Lite rookie Ryan Springer won the year-end crown with relative ease and teammate Andrew Carlson finished strong on Sunday with a podium and enough points to slot in behind Springer for second place overall in the Pro-Lite rankings.

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Spotlight on Springer // ISOC Interview


MINNEAPOLIS (March 18, 2015) – Prior to the start of 2014-’15 AMSOIL Championship Snocross, powered by Ram, season Ryan Springer (Carlson Motorsports/Polaris) wasn’t on the experts’ short list of potential champions. Springer himself said before start of the season he’d hoped to make the top five overall, along with maybe some front row starts in the main events.

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Springer Stretches Point Lead with Weekend Sweep; Carlson Grabs Another Podium


Elk River, MN (March 4th, 2015) – The gloves came off this past weekend in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan as Ryan Springer rode to another sweep in the Pro-Lite division. Springer nearly won every time he was on the track with his continued domination of the division; only his teammate Andrew Carlson, with another podium finish of his own, offered up a legitimate challenge to what has become the Springer stampede towards the Pro-Lite crown.

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Springer Slams Home 4th Win in a Row; Carlson Shows New Found Fight


Elk River, MN (February 25th, 2015) – Ryan Springer picked up the chase for the year-end AMSOIL Championship Snocross crown right where he left off…atop the box with his fourth win in a row. However it was not without a fight at the famed Route 66 Raceway near Chicago, as his teammate Andrew Carlson found new speed and tenacity, challenging Springer at every turn and pushing him to the very end of the 10-lap final. At the checkered Springer had won again and Carlson gained valuable points with a second, but perhaps more importantly Carlson found “another gear” as he posted the fastest lap of the night.

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Springer Sweeps Seneca with Third Win in a Row; Carlson Gains on Title Chase


Elk River, MN (February 11th, 2015) – Brimming with confidence and speed not exhibited by any other rider on the track, Ryan “Anvil” Springer continued his scorching assault on the Pro-Lite field with back-to-back wins at the Seneca Allegany’s National Snocross in Salamanca, New York. Bombing the track on the opening laps has become Springer’s calling card. Such was the case in New York, where Springer romped through qualifying with 2-1 efforts both days and then burst from the front row with a “let it all hang out” effort resulting in flag-to-flag going away wins.

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Springer Shoots ‘Em Down with Pro-Lite Win; Carlson Holds Off Pack for Third


Elk River, MN (February 3rd, 2015) – Fueled by grit and determination, the Carlson Motorsports Pro-Lite duo of Ryan Springer and Andrew Carlson would not be denied in Deadwood, South Dakota as they charged to a double podium on Saturday with Springer leading the way from flag to flag. Springer’s victory and Carlson’s well earned third place finish was the result of both a re-energized effort a tenacious drive.

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Cornerstone Automotive and Carlson Motorsports; New Partnership Will Offer Incentives to Fans


Elk River, MN (January 14th, 2015) – Cornerstone Automotive Group has formed a partnership with Carlson Motorsports for the 2015 season in a mutually beneficial relationship designed to engage powersports enthusiast and fans of the national snocross tour. The Cornerstone Automotive Group has dealerships in Elk River, Monticello, and Plymouth, Minnesota and features a world-class staff and vehicles from Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jeep, Ram and Kia.

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Springer Earns Podium from Back Row; Carlson Gains Ground in Title Chase


Elk River, MN (January 12th, 2015) – In what has been dubbed the “Daytona 500 of snocross” the Amsoil Championship Snocross series dropped green in front of a packed house at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota for rounds 5 and 6 of the national snocross tour. Carlson Motorsports Pro-Lite riders Andrew Carlson and Ryan Springer were back to their championship chase form after the holiday break with dominating qualifying efforts and a dramatic charge-from-the-back podium finish.

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Team Enjoys Top Qualifying; Escape Difficult Track and Looks to Canterbury


Elk River, MN (December 17th, 2014) – The weekend started off with a series of qualifying wins for the trio of Carlson Motorsports athletes as the 2015 AMSOIL Championship Snocross series completed rounds 3 and 4 in Fargo, North Dakota. Pro-Lite riders Andrew Carlson and Ryan Springer, along with Sport National racer Andrew Lindholm, combined to take 5 of 6 wins; earning themselves top slots on the front row of their respective finals. Yet in the finals, all three racers battled a deteriorating track that was challenging and dished out plenty of “tough-race-luck”. Unfortunately for Carlson Motorsports, all three riders collected more than their fair share of the misfortune.

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Springer Wins in Pro Rookie Debut; Carlson Leads Pro-Lite Points Chase


Elk River, MN (December 2nd, 2014) – After months of hard work and anticipation, the 2015 AMSOIL Championship Snocross season kicked-off with a double podium finish for Carlson Motorsports led by Pro-Lite rookie Ryan Springer. The first year pro rider and his teammate Andrew Carlson, led the field from the gate of Sunday’s final and they never looked back.

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