MotoOnline.com.au's week in review, posted every Friday to outline our top stories.
Top Five News Stories of the Week:
1. American investment pays off for Bopping in Queensland
2. Strong, Sinclair and McNeil score X Games medals in Los Angeles
3. Waters continues mid-season surge with second at Hervey Bay
4. Carroll eyes strong finish to 2012 MXN with full team
5. Desalle remaining focused despite World MX series leader status