After initially starting in the series as a substitute for the injured Garett Gerloff, Tommy Hayden has signed an extended deal with Graves Yamaha that will see him finish out the Daytona SportBike season.
The Daytona 200 is over, and a surprise victor ended the day on top of the podium – California teenager Joey Pascarella. This race marks the 40th anniversary of Yamaha’s first win in the Daytona 200, when rider Don Emde amazingly beat a bunch of 750cc four-strokes on his two-stroke machine. This win was nearly […]
Y.E.S. Graves Yamaha has confirmed that Tommy Hayden will be riding the YZF-R6 in the AMA Pro Road Race Daytona SportBike Championship for at least the next two races as injured rider Garrett Gerloff heals, reports Cycle News. Hayden was brought in on short notice following Gerloff’s injury, but was able to manage a seventh-place […]
Elena Myers Wins Daytona Sportbike Elena Myers turned in a truly-inspired ride to win Daytona SuperSport – Photo: Brian J Nelson Team SuzukiScoopFans SportBikeGear.com Suzuki rider Elena Myers had tremendous cause to celebrate after the season-opening round of the 2012 AMA Pro SuperSport Series at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida on Saturday. Not […]
Technology is progressing at a rapid pace, and the rise of mobile smartphones now enables people to get information just about everywhere. One of the more useful features of smartphones is the ability to keep tabs on live events, and AMA Pro Racing is allowing fans to do just that with their new applications. The […]
Martin Cardenas will be riding a Suzuki GSX-R600 in the 2012 AMA Pro Daytona SportBike class next year, as he has signed with the Geico-sponsored Chris Ulrich Racing. The previous Geico team, owned by Richie Morris, will not be sponsored by Geico in the SportBike class this year. The team’s previous rider, Danny Eslick, will […]
The AMA Pro Daytona SportBike class saw a brand-new winner today at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, as M4 Suzuki’s Dane Westby staged a brilliant, aggressive ride that took him from ninth to first through some of the toughest riders in the series. For Westby, it marked his career first AMA Pro sprint race victory and […]
Sunday’s AMA Pro Daytona SportBike action at Elkhart Lake’s beautiful Road America track immediately launched into one of the high-speed, seven-rider freight trains the class has become known for. Within minutes, though, a red flag flew and the action came to an abrupt temporary halt, as Team Latus Motors’ Jason DiSalvo — who’d been dicing […]