Caselli feels the agony of defeat

The trials of endurance racing can take their toll on both racer and bike, as KTM Factory Off-Road racer Kurt Caselli found out in the opening round of the AMA National Hare & Hound Championship Series. Caselli jumped out to an early lead and didn’t look like he would relinquish it as he was well […]

Seely earns first win

Cole Seely was able to notch the first win of his Supercross career, winning the Supercross Lites class at the LA Supercross event in Dodger Stadium. The win was also the first for his team, Troy Lee Designs/Lucas Oil/Red Bull Honda, since they made the switch from Supermoto in 2008. Since making the switch, the […]

International Motorcycle Show comes to Manhattan

City dwellers got a nice dose of motorcycle action while they were snowed in, as the International Motorcycle Show rolled into the West Side of Manhattan. More than 600 models were on display, including a selection of dirt bikes, cruisers, street bikes, sport bikes and scooters. Riders could check out the latest models from all […]

Villopoto wins LA Supercross

Ryan Villopoto took home his second win of the season at the Los Angeles Supercross in Dodger Stadium, cementing his position atop the AMA Supercross standings. Villopoto, of Monster Energy Kawasaki, was able to pilot his KX 450 F to first place in front of 41,000 fans. It wasn’t an easy win, however, as wet […]

Zero to upgrade production facilities

Zero Motorcycles has made headlines as one of the top electric motorcycle manufacturers, turning out some impressive bikes that have been able to match gas-powered counterparts in many regards. Yet the company hasn’t had the production capacity to keep up with the bigger names in the business. The manufacturer has made moves to change that […]

Harley mitigates losses, excites investors

Harley Davidson diehards who were worried about their favorite brand in the midst of the economic recession can rest easy, as the company has announced better-than-expected sales results, leading investors to jump aboard the once-troubled company. At first glance, the numbers might not appear to be great news for the company. Worldwide sales were down […]

Bill introduced to exempt kids’ dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles from federal ‘lead law’

With the deadline fast approaching that would effectively ban the sale of kids’ dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), U.S. Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-Mont.) has introduced legislation to end the ban, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Jan. 25, Rehberg introduced H.R. 412, the Kids Just Want to Ride Act, which would exempt kids’ off-highway […]

Chaparral Motorsports Announces Fan Appreciation Night

As a show of support for its fans and customers, Chaparral Motorsports has announced its 2011 Supercross Fan Appreciation Night, which will give locals the chance to interact with some of the top riders in motorsports. The guest list is filled with famous names, so fans should show up with all their motorcycle apparel in […]

House Rep Says “Kids Just Want To Ride”

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is encouraging parents in the motorcycle community to talk to their representatives about the “Kids Just Want To Ride Act,” a new bill set to be introduced in the House of Representatives. Denny Rehberg (R – MT), is sponsoring the bill, which seeks a legislative exemption for youth-model ATVs and […]

Victory Debuts New High-Ball

The calendar has just turned to 2011, and that means it’s time for the very first 2012 models to begin hitting the showrooms. What better way to start off the year than with the all-new 2012 Victory High-Ball? Modifications and tons of chrome can be nice, but that’s not what the High-Ball is all about. […]