Epic Decision Portends New Balance For Re-Opening Dunes In Glamis

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Recreational visitors observing a fine flaky substance this morning at the Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area (ISDRA) will be pleased to hear it is not snow but judicial manna. Barely a month following argument, U.S. District Judge Susan Illston of the U.S. Northern District Court of California yesterday issued a long-awaited decision on the 2013 […]

AMA Go Ride! Month Begins Now


Week 1 Theme is “Go Ride Your Way!” AMA Go Ride! Month, sponsored by the American Motorcyclist Association, begins today. Throughout the next four weeks, motorcyclists nationwide will welcome the 2014 riding season in style with information, entertainment, prize drawings and more via the AMA Facebook page. During the first week of April, “AMA Go […]

Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki Rider Adam Cianciarulo Scheduled for Surgery


(Irvine, CA)–Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki rider Adam Cianciarulo will undergo surgery today to repair his left shoulder. The surgery is expected to sideline Cianciarulo for three-to-four months. “This setback is very disappointing,” said Cianciarulo. “We had a great start to the Supercross season and I wanted to win a championship for my Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki team. As […]

Modern Vision Through Vintage Moto Style: 100 Percent’s Barstow Goggles

Thirty years ago the motocross scene was a completely different animal than it is today. There was no obsession with chasing down the latest and greatest in technological advances. The motorcycles, accessories, and riding gear were all pretty rudimentary. This was especially true for mx goggles, they weren’t always comfortable, didn’t offer great protection, and […]

BLM Re-Opens Clear Creek Management Area To Vehicles

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BLM Re-Opens 31,000 Acres Of Clear Creek Management Area For Restricted Use; Keeps 5,070 Acres Closed The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has announced the reopening of the 31,000-acre Serpentine Area of Critical Environmental Concern in California’s San Benito and Fresno counties to limited street-licensed vehicle use – such as adventure touring motorcycles, the American […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally News

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Despres Takes Stage Win for Yamaha whilst Pain Goes Third Overall A great performance today by the Yamaha Factory Racing riders saw Cyril Despres take his second special stage victory of the 2014 Dakar Rally. Despres had moved into the lead of the special by the second checkpoint and moved into a neck and neck […]

Behind the Scenes: The Life of a Supercross Mechanic


Every kid who has ever thrown a leg over a dirt bike has had dreams of launching off that final jump with the checkered flag waving and crowd cheering as they fly across the finish line of a Supercross Championship. What you don’t hear about too often is the other side of the story. The […]

Chaparral Motorsports Fan Appreciation Night

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  January 14, 2014 (San Bernardino, CA)—Chaparral Motorsports is excited to announce it’s hosting a Fan Appreciation Night on January 17th that will include a Meet and Greet/Autograph Session highlighted by reigning three-time Supercross 450 Class Champion, Ryan Villopoto. Villopoto had an excellent showing last Saturday night in Phoenix, where he clinched his 35th career […]

KTM Is The Fastest Growing Motorcycle Company In US For 2013

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November retail sales growth figures for KTM North America, Inc. have put the motorcycle company out front as the fastest growing motorcycle company in the US for 2013. KTM’s November unit sales rose 49% compared to the same month in 2012 and year-to-date numbers at the end of November showed KTM leading growth with a […]

Donating for a Good Cause: Riders For Health

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The holiday season is a time for giving, and we all know there are a lot of ways we can volunteer our time or donate funds to help those in need or a worthy cause. There is one organization in particular that might be interesting to motorsports fans looking to give support to a program […]