Injuries Force Two Riders Out Of AMA Supercross Series

Christian Craig and Will Hahn will have to watch most of the AMA Supercross series from the sidelines, as both riders have suffered injuries that will keep them out of most of the competition, reports Cycle News. Craig has dealt with injuries his whole career, most notably a back injury suffered during a horrific crash […]

Valentino Rossi Versus Ferrari Racers At Wrooom

Valentino Rossi hasn’t been in the winner’s circle in some time, as his Ducati team has struggled in MotoGP. However, the Italian rider picked up a nice win at Wrooom 2012 – although he wasn’t on a bike. Wrooom, which is held in Italy every winter, combines presentations by both Ducati and Ferrari, but the […]

James Rispoli Joins Celtic Racing

James Rispoli is going green. No, the 2011 AMA Pro Racing SuperSport Champion has not developed a new eco-friendly motorcycle that runs on pure electricity. However, he has been signed to Celtic Racing for the new season. The new team has also partnered with Orient Express, which makes aftermarket motorcycle parts and accessories. The team […]

John Hopkins Amputates Finger

Motorcycle racers are known for being absolutely dedicated to their craft, and John Hopkins is no exception. Not many can say that they would amputate part of their finger just to begin racing sooner, but that’s exactly what Hopkins is doing. The Suzuki superbike rider has been dealing with pain in his right finger ever […]

Cyril Despres Wins Dakar

It was a back-and-forth race between Cyril Despres and Marc Coma, but in the end it was Despres who won the prestigious Dakar Rally for the fourth time in his career. Coma had the lead going into the next-to-the-last stage of the competion, but got lost while riding through sand dunes. That likely cost Coma […]

Triumph Introduces New Motorcycles, Including Limited Edition Steve McQueen Model

Triumph has announced the debut of three new motorcycles, including a limited edition model that bears the name of legendary Hollywood star Steve McQueen, reports Clutch and Chrome. McQueen’s taste for motorcycles is well-documented, and Triumph was one of the rider’s favorite brands. He owned a heavily-modified Triumph Bonneville and even rode a Triumph Trophy […]

Yamaha Dominated Dakar Quad Class

For the second year in a row Yamaha dominated the Quad category of the Dakar rally, sweeping the final podium and claiming every stage of the 9000km trek through Argentina, Chile and Peru. Alejandro Patronelli defended his crown ahead of his brother Marcos and fellow Argentine Tomas Maffei. The winner headed the stage time sheets […]

2012 AMA Supercross Phoenix Results

Ryan Dungey Gives KTM Their First AMA Supercross Win Ryan Dungey ahead of the pack – Photo: Frank Hoppen Ryan Dungey is usually near the top of every race he competes in, but the rider has not tasted victory in quite some time. That changed at Phoenix when the rider rode a flawless race and […]

Paulo Goncalves Hit With Six Hour Penalty After Controversial Move By Cyril Despres

Team Husqvarna’s hopes in the Dakar rally are all but over after the governing body behind the race handed out a massive penalty to one of its riders. Penalties are a pretty big part of Dakar, and even top riders like Marc Coma and Cyril Despres have been slapped with 15-minute violations during the race. […]

Cyril Despres Takes Day 11 At Dakar

Cyril Despres had another good day at the Dakar rally, beating his chief rival Marc Coma by more than two minutes and extending his lead in the race overall to nearly two-and-a-half. Despres and Marc Coma are the only two riders who really have a shot of winning at this point, and many of the […]