Gibson Returns to the Winners’ Circle with Big Opening Round Victory in Tulsa

The 2011 AMA Arenacross Series started off with its trademark unpredictability when TUF Honda’s Jeff Gibson, of Blacklick, Ohio, captured his first win since the 2009 season inside Tulsa’s BOK Center. Oklahoma native Cory Green, from Nowata, captured the opening round of the Arenacross Lites Western Regional championship aboard his Xtreme Cycle and ATV Suzuki. […]

Dungey Podiums at Anahiem Supercross Opener

Reigning World and AMA Supercross Champion Ryan Dungey started his defence of the 2011 series with a podium at Saturday’s night’s opening round at Anaheim in California. The 21-year-old Rockstar Makita Suzuki rider finished second to Ryan Villopoto in the 20-lap Main Event as new team mate Brett Metcalfe (26) – racing the RM-Z450 for […]

KTM Announces 2011 Off-Road and Motocross Contingency Program

KTM North America, Inc. is excited to announce its 2011 contingency program for off-road and motocross racing. KTM will post over $2,000,000 in possible contingency payout throughout all series, making this the largest contingency program ever posted by the Austrian manufacturer. Contingency will be offered at the pro level in Arenacross, Supercross and Motocross as […]

Acerbis Announces Its Sponsorship of 2011 Supercross Racers

Acerbis is proud to announce its sponsorship of Monster Energy Kawasaki’s and Red Bull KTM’s 2011 roster of Supercross racers. Entering its 15th year of supporting Factory Kawasaki, Acerbis is excited to continue its relationship with Supercross veteran Ryan Villopoto and is excited to welcome aboard 250cc Supercross Champion Jake Weimer. Factory KTM, led by […]

Thieves steal dirt bike right in front of 9-year-old owner

A 9-year-old boy was left heartbroken after he was forced to watch as thieves made off with his prized possession: a 2011 KTM 65 dirt bike. The Contra Costa Times reports that Valen Provine was given a major scare when he witnessed two thieves sneak into his garage through a window in the house. Provine, […]

Marine in Afghanistan and Navy E-6 Receive Their Keys to Their Victory Motorcycles

USMC Commandant Delivers Care Package with Victory Keys to LCPL in Afghanistan Operation Gratitude, the organization Victory partnered with in the campaign, today revealed that the organization’s 600,000th Care Package, containing the keys to a Victory Vegas 8-Ball Motorcycle, was personally delivered on Christmas Day by Marine Corps Commandant, General James Amos, to a Lance […]

KTM Announces 2011 Amateur Support Program

With the launch of a new revolutionary KTM SX model line-up including the new 50 SXS race machine and the MX2 and MX1 World Championship winning KTM 350 and 250 SX-F motorcycles, KTM is excited to announce the next step toward increasing its motocross presence – the 2011 amateur motocross support program. KTM will launch […]

Kawasaki updates contingency program

For riders who love to race but don’t quite have the skill to turn pro, the contingency programs offered by major manufacturers are an attractive bonus. Those who register for these programs get paid small amounts of money every time they win or place in a race on one of the manufacturer’s bikes. Often, the […]

California police department adopts electric bikes

The Scotts Valley Police Department in California has become the first law enforcement agency in the state to take delivery of Zero’s new electric DS motorcycles, and they’re putting them into action right away. Electric motorcycles are becoming an increasingly popular tool for police departments. Their limited range isn’t too big of a problem, since […]

KTM Announces Pro Contingency for the 2011 AMA Supercross and AMA Arenacross Series

KTM North America, Inc. is excited to announce its contingency payout for the 2011 AMA Supercross and AMA Arenacross Series. KTM will post $580,000 in possible contingency payout between the two series. Contingency will be available in the following classes for the overall finish per round. Arenacross Series Paying Rounds Events Paid 1st-8th 9th-16th Total […]