USA looking strong for Motocross des Nations

One of the more interesting annual events that motorsports fans anticipate every year is the Motocross des Nations, an international competition that functions similar to the World Cup for the motorcycle community. Each nation fields a team of three riders across three divisions, MX1, MX2 and MX3, and the overall points at the end determines […]

Cody Grant named ATV Rookie of the Year

As the ATV racing season comes to a close, awards are being handed out to recognize some of the top riders in the AMA ATV Motocross series. While he didn’t end up taking home a championship, young Cody Grant was recently named the Rookie of the Year at a banquet in Pala, California. The 24-year-old […]

Stoner takes Aragon

The Aragon Grand Prix is in the books, and the winner was a bit of a surprise, with Ducati’s Australian rider Casey Stoner taking home the first place finish. The race marked Stoner’s first GP win of the season. Stoner battled for position with Honda’s Dani Pedrosa for much of the race, but was eventually […]

Two more years for Pedrosa and Honda

Famed motorcycle rider Dani Pedrosa has signed a new contract that will see him remain with Honda for at least the next two years of the MotoGP Championship. The new deal ensures that Pedrosa will be a factory rider for the company through 2012. Pedrosa’s relationship with the company extends back to 2001, and the […]

Buell prepares for comeback

Buell was one of the world’s top sport bike manufacturers when it was bought by Harley Davidson in 2003. Yet in 2009, Harely shocked much of the motorcycle community when it announced that the Buell brand would cease production. After turning down a top job offered to him by Harley, founder Erik Buell struck out […]

Honda PCX Scooter makes good beginner vehicle

For riders who want to get around quickly and easily but don’t want to have to worry about the challenge of a geared bike, a scooter can be an nice compromise. A writer for the automotive section of the UK Daily Mirror recently had a chance to test out the fuel economy of some of […]

Brammo looking to expand with new partner

Brammo, an electric motorcycle company, is looking to expand worldwide after announcing a new partnership with global component manufacturer Flextronics. As demand increased for Brammo’s electric bikes worldwide, the company realized that it would need a partner in order to efficiently manufacture parts for each region. With Flextronics already operating on a global scale and […]

Colormania celebrates 20th anniversary with custom paint deal

Custom paint shop Colormania has announced that it will celebrate its twentieth anniversary by offering motorcycle stores a steep discount on custom paint jobs. The company, headed by noted bike artist Cory Jahromi, is unveiling a new line of custom paint jobs available for Harley, Suzuki, Yamaha, Kawasaki and Honda. As part of the promotion, […]

Valentino Rossi to undergo shoulder surgery

Valentino Rossi, considered by many to be among the greatest competitive riders of all time, will undergo shoulder surgery once the season ends, in order to repair an injury that has been bothering him since a fall in April. Coming off back-to-back world championships, Rossi has been hampered by injuries this season, and is currently […]

Pedrosa looking forward to Aragon track

With the MotoGP series’ only new track of the season looming this weekend, riders are prepping for a race on an unknown circuit – but at least one is looking forward to the homecoming. Dani Pedrosa, the Spanish-born Honda rider currently in second place in the 2010 World Championship standings, is eager to close the […]