Kansas motorcyclists can legally run red lights

The Kansas House recently passed a bill called “Dead Red” that would allow motorcyclists to drive through red lights. However, riders have will have to wait a reasonable amount of time before running the light, according to Fox News. Several bikers, who are members of “A Brotherhood Against Totalitarian Enactments”, testified that their motorcycles were […]

“Mr. Daytona” to return to namesake

In sports, there are always people who dominate at a certain time or event. The same is true in motorsports, which is why Scott Russell is known as “Mr. Daytona.” With a record five victories to his name in the Daytona 200, Russell certainly left no doubt in the mind of fans and competitors who […]

California seeks to trim ATV program

It’s the time of the year for budget balancing, and that unfortunately means that many government programs across the country could lose money. In California, a popular ATV program is reportedly one of the many items on the chopping block. The California Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) program provides funding for a wide range of state-designated OHV […]

Triumph’s 2011 Thunderbird Storm

Triumph recently unveiled the new Thunderbird Storm in Arizona, where riders were allowed to show off its full capabilities on the wide open roads. Instead of having the usual chrome trim, the Thunderbird Storm has replaced it with black. The motorcycle has brake calipers, Speed Trip-style dual headlights, turn indicators, bar risers gauge bezel, engine […]

Eli Tomac comes in first at San Diego SX Lites class

Despite the rain, Eli Tomac was still able to come out on top and place first at the San Diego SX Lites class – the rider’s first win. Tomac crushed the competition as he rode his Honda to the finish. He gained a huge head start making the other racers fight for second. Kawasaki rider […]

Casey Stoner fastest in Sepang Circuit

Casey Stoner recentl yposted the fastest test time, riding his Honda RC212V at the Sepang Circuit in Malaysia. His Honda teammates also posted a strong showing, with Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso coming in second and fifth respectively, according to Cycle News. Stoner posted the fastest lap time of 2:00.987 and just beat out Pedrosa […]

Larry Pegram to star in reality show

Those who are interested in seeing what the life of a professional racer is really like may want to tune in when Discovery HD Theatre begins airing “Superbike Family” on February 26th at 11 a.m. The new program follows the life of famous racer Larry Pegram as he prepares to compete in the AMA Superbike […]

Reed wins in San Diego

Chad Reed was able to pick up his first win of the 2011 AMA Supercross season this past weekend, holding off his challengers en route to an impressive victory. The main event for the 450 class saw several riders take a tumble, including points leader Ryan Villopoto. Despite an early crash and a quick pit […]

Police department replaces horses with high-tech scooters

It’s always cool to see a police officer mounted on a horse, as it recalls a bygone era. However, horses are quite expensive to purchase and maintain, and many police departments are phasing them out in favor of more effective urban transportation. For example, the Charleston police department in South Carolina recently announced that they […]

Promising Start for Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies at Sepang Second Test

The second official MotoGP winter test of the off-season saw a promising start for the Yamaha Factory Racing riders Ben Spies and Jorge Lorenzo today. As with the first test just under three weeks ago, the riders enjoyed blazing sunshine on track, with track temperatures going from 39 up to 46 degrees. World Champion Lorenzo […]