Husqvarna shows off cruiser concept at EICMA

BMW subsidiary Husqvarna showed off several new motorcycle models at the EICMA show in Milan, but none captured the imagination of those in attendance as much as the Mille3. Husqvarna is typically known as a dirt bike company, but the Mille3 cruiser concept showed that the company could one day be a player in the […]

Rossi impresses in Ducati testing

Valentino Rossi isn’t officially a member of the Ducati factory team just yet, but Yamaha gave the rider permission to test with the Ducati team this past weekend at Valencia. And if the initial word out of the Italian camp is any indication, Rossi is looking to be a great fit for the team. Per […]

Billy Joel opens Long Island motorcycle shop

Singer-songwriter and avid motorcycle fan Billy Joel has opened his own motorcycle store in Oyster Bay, New York, on Long Island. Joel told Newsday that his new shop, 20th Century Cycles, will mainly focus on custom bikes, but will also offer a range of motorcycle accessories and parts that will let bikers build their dream […]

Brookes Joins Relentless by TAS Suzuki

Relentless by TAS Suzuki is delighted to announce Josh Brookes as their first major signing for the 2011 British Superbike Championship, with the Australian set to make his first appearance in their distinctive black and white livery at a European test in early December. The 27-year-old New South Wales rider finished this season’s British Superbike […]

KTM reveals street bike line

KTM has announced its new street bike lineup for 2011, with eight new or updated models slated for release next year. The company recently unveiled the new designs for 2011 models of the 1190 RC8 R, 990 Adventure R, 990 Adventure, 990 SMT, 990 SMR, 690 Enduro R, 530 EXC and 450 EXC. Most of […]

Reed will go it alone in 2011

Chad Reed, a rider who has won multiple world championships, has announced that he will be going it alone in the 2011 AMA Supercross season by deciding to start his own motorsports team rather than rely on a sponsor. The Australian rider will take his place on the starting grid in the 2011 season under […]

AMA congratulates AMA Team USA on successful showing at International Six Days Enduro

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) congratulates the 34 AMA members on AMA Team USA who competed at the 2010 International Six Days Enduro Nov. 1-6 in Morelia, Mexico. “The ISDE is one of the most storied international motorsports events in the world, and participating there is a highlight of many careers,” said AMA President and […]

Get Ready for the MTA World Vet MX Store Run 2010 Sponsored by Glen Helen Raceway and MTA

Get ready, Southern California Race Fans for a fun time visiting local MX stores, receiving discounts, getting Champion Vet Rider pins and be entered into a cool contest! Glen Helen Raceway and MTA are teaming up for the 2010 MTA World Vet MX Store Run. Just download an entry form and visit the participating stores […]

Lorenzo takes single-season points title at Valencia final

Jorge Lorenzo has broken the record for most points in a single season after his ninth win this weekend at Valencia, breaking Valentino Rossi’s previous record. The Spaniard had closed the book on the 2010 MotoGP season weeks ago, securing the 2011 title with several races left. Yet his win gave him 383 points on […]

Lone Star Rally draws 400,000

The annual Lone Star Rally drew an estimated 400,000 riders to the island of Galveston in Texas, making it one of the largest gatherings in the event’s history. Event organizers said they were slightly surprised by the turnout, considering that attendance has been down at other motorcycle events across the country. “The rally was incredible […]