Youthstream have announced the Provisional Calendar for the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship, including the FIM Women’s Motocross World Championship races, the Veterans’ World Cup and the European Championships rounds.

The 2018 season will open at the popular overseas round of Neuquen in Patagonia, Argentina and from there the series will head to the new venue of Red Sands in Spain. 

MXGP will also return for a second visit to Russia and Indonesia with different timings and a new venue of Palembang for Indonesia. 

The 19 rounds of the FIM Motocross World Championship will include a total of four flyaway races plus the 2018 Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations in the USA with a track yet to be announced.

2018 Provisional Calander

March 4: Patagonia/ Argentina – Neuquen

March 25: Spain – Red Sand (EMX250, EMX300)

April 8: Trentino (I) – Pietramurata (EMX125, Women)

April 15: Europe (NL) – Valkenswaard (EMX125, EMX250)

April 29: Russia – Orlyonok (EMX250, EMX300)

May 13: Latvia – Kegums (EMX125, EMX250)

May 20: Germany – Teutschenthal (EMX125, EMX300)

June 3: Great Britain – Matterley Basin (EMX250, EMX300, Women)

June 10: France – St Jean d’Angely (EMX125, EMX250, Women)

June 24: Italy – TBA (EMX250, EMX300)

July 8: Indonesia – Palembang

July 22: Czech Rep – Loket (EMX65, EMX85, Women)

August 5: Belgium – Lommel (EMX125, EMX250, EMX300)

August 12: Switzerland – Frauenfeld/Gachnang (EMX125, EMX250)

August 19: Sweden – Uddevalla (EMX125, EMX250)

n September 2: Monster Energy MXGP of USA – Gatorback Park

September 9: Mexico – Leon

September 23: The Netherlands – Assen (Women, Veteran)

September 30: Imola (I) – Imola (EMX125, EMX250, Women)

October 7: Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations – USA, (tba)