Lightning Breaks Land Speed Record, Partners With Remy

Lightning Motorcycles, an electric superbike manufacturer, recently broke the world land speed record for electric bikes at the Bonneville Salt Flats, with a top speed of 206.08 miles per hour. The new top speed shattered the previous world record – also held by Lightning – of 176 mph. Lightning credited much of the bike’s success […]

Honda Weighs Future of Dovizioso, Simoncelli

Honda will be making a decision on the future of their factory racing team by the next MotoGP race in Indianapolis, reports Yahoo! Sports. Last month, it was reported that Honda would likely be reducing their budget next year, possibly cutting down to just two factory bikes. Honda currently fields three riders on their factory […]

Motocross Des Nations Team Named: Baggett, Dungey, Villopoto

The United States has announced its three riders set to represent the squad in the upcoming Motocross Des Nations, which is scheduled for September 17-18, in Saint Jean D’Angely, France. Veteran Motocross Des Nations riders Ryan Dungey and Ryan Villopoto will lead the team, with newcomer Blake Baggett joining them for the first time. Baggett […]

Finland Wins ISDE, U.S. Takes Third

The 86th International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) has concluded, and it was Team Finland that came out on top, with dominating performances from team captain Eero Remes and the other riders over six days of grueling competition. This international event brings teams from countries all over the world to compete in enduro contests in a […]

Everett Washington EnduroCross to Taddy Blazusiak

Everett Washington EnduroCross to Taddy Blazusiak Geoff Aaron and Cody Webb round out the podium! The 2011 GEICO AMA EnduroCross series, presented by Lucas Oil made a huge impact as part of the X Games less than two weeks ago then the riders made the trip up to the Pacific Northwest to race in the […]

Andrew Short Injury Update

KTM Motorsports is saddened to announce that Red Bull/KTM Factory rider Andrew Short was injured during a crash while testing and will sit out the remainder of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series. Short, currently sitting 6th overall in the 450 Motocross class point standings, was testing in California earlier today. The team reported that […]

Stoner Wins While Honda Sweeps at Brno

Casey Stoner led the way as Honda completed its first sweep of a MotoGP race in more than five years, taking first place and increasing his lead in the championship at Brno in the Czech Republic. Jorge Lorenzo was out in front early on, but Stoner and Dani Pedrosa were able to pass him. Pedrosa […]

Ding Dong, The Lead Law’s Dead

After months of debate over an exemption to the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act to allow for children’s vehicles to be sold, President Obama has finally signed the bill into law, paving the way for these motorcycles and ATVs to be sold again. The “lead law,” as it is commonly known, prevented the sale of […]

AMA Congratulates U.S. World Trophy Team for Podium Finish at 2011 International Six Days Enduro

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) congratulates the 28 riders who made the trek to the 2011 International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) in Kotka-Hamina, Finland, Aug. 8-13. The effort was led by the U.S. World Trophy Team, which after riding nearly 1,000 miles of trail over six days, earned a podium finish with third place in […]

American Motorcyclist Association Announces U.S. Team for 2011 FIM Motocross of Nations

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce the members of the U.S. team that will compete at the FIM Motocross of Nations, Sept. 17-18, at Saint Jean D’Angely, France. The 2011 team will include Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Ryan Dungey, Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto and Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki’s Blake Baggett. “America’s […]