Yamaha Postpones 1st 2012 1000cc Prototype Test

Yamaha Factory Racing has made the decision to re-schedule the planned Mugello 1000cc test for the 2012 bike. To allow for further time for the development of the bike the decision has been made to postpone the test to a later date. The new plan foresees Yamaha’s 2012 1000cc prototype tested by Jorge Lorenzo and […]

2011 MotoGP Assen Results

Perfect Performance Delivers Maiden GP Victory for Spies Texan Ben Spies chose to kick off Yamaha’s 50th Anniversary of Grand Prix Racing in style today, delivering a flawless performance at the Assen TT to claim his first ever MotoGP race win. Spies had been on form all weekend delivering consistent fast race pace in all […]

Ramon Wins as Desalle is Injured

Rockstar Energy Suzuki World MX1 Steve Ramon won two from three motos on his works RM-Z450 to claim the fourth round of the Belgian Championship at Tongeren. The former World Champion had sufficiently recovered from his stretched right groin to compete at the tricky circuit south of Hasselt and went 1-2-1 in the three races. […]

2011 AMA Pro Motocross Thunder Valley Results

Dungey and Suzuki Win Thunder Valley Team Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Ryan Dungey scored his first overall victory of the season at the fifth round of the 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship at the Thunder Valley National in Lakewood, Colorado on Saturday. Both Dungey and team mate Brett Metcalfe put their Yoshimura-equipped Suzuki RM-Z450s to the […]

Kawasaki’s “Ticket to Win” Set to Give Away Bikes, ATVs

Kawasaki has provided an update on their giant “Ticket to Win” promotion, which will be giving away thousands of Kawasaki vehicles at the end of July. The manufacturer has 820 dealers signed up for the promotion, all of which are giving away multiple vehicles. The promotion is based around the “Ticket to Win” game pieces. […]

There’s Something About an Original

How and why to order Original Equipment Manufacturer parts Look, we sell parts. For motorcycles, ATVs, and UTVs. We sell both Original Equipment Manufacturer parts and aftermarket parts. Both have their place and unique advantages. We bet, however, you’re more inclined to choose an aftermarket replacement part than one built by the Original Equipment Manufacturer […]

Fantastic Front Row for Spies at Assen

Yamaha Factory Racing rider Ben Spies delivered his finest qualifying performance of the year so far at The Assen TT today. The Texan had been consistently quick in the morning’s extended final free practice having found a good set up for the Dutch circuit. The dry morning session saw him over 15 seconds faster than […]

Learn From the Pros: New Clutch & Brake Levers

While your stock levers do the job, they’re boring and fragile. Why not choose better performance and great style? We chose a new set of ASV Inventions levers – brake and clutch – for our Honda CBR600RR. ASV makes two styles of aluminum levers for sport bikes: The Forged F3 series we chose for our […]

Tye Simmonds Out for Thunder Valley

JDR/J-Star/KTM rider Tye Simmonds will miss the fifth round of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series this weekend in Lakewood, CO after being diagnosed with rhinosinusitis and bronchitis earlier this week. This is Simmonds’ second bout with bronchitis this year. He also suffered from the illness mid-way through the Supercross season. “I am taking this […]

Simoncelli, Rossi and Stoner Top Assen Test

MotoGP riders were only able to get in one round of testing on a wet track at Assen before weather called off the rest of the day, but Marco Simoncelli was able to top the field with the fastest time. With a time of 1:49.036, the San Carlo Gresini Honda rider was able to beat […]