Seely is currently tied with Monster Energy Kawasaki rider, Eli Tomac. San Diego was his best finish for the season. He qualified on his all new 2017 Honda CRF450 R in tenth and finished fifth. The 2017 model comes with titanium fuel tank and spring forks (last year the bikes had air forks). At the end of 2016, Seely raced the 2016 All Japan MX National at Sportsland Sugo in Mlyagi, Japan. While there he visited the Honda Racing Company facility in Asaka.