Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 7

Yamaha Stage 7

Despres Back in the Top Ten as 2014 Dakar Enters Bolivia After a challenging end to the last stages before the rest day of the 2014 Dakar Rally, Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres has broken back into the top ten today as the event entered Bolivia for the first time. The day’s ride, from Salta […]

Johnny Campbell Racing Withdraws From SCORE International Baja Racing For 2014

JCR/Honda 2013 SCORE San Felipe 250 - 1st Place

Johnny Campbell Racing, Inc (JCR) the most dominate motorcycle Off-Road racing team to compete in Baja, Mexico, is officially announcing its withdrawal from SCORE International Baja racing for 2014. Honda has enjoyed participating in Baja competition for over 51 years. Within Honda’s rich Baja racing history racers like Dave Ekins, Al Baker, Bruce Ogilvie, Chuck […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 6

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Yamaha Riders Back on Track on Day Six of Dakar The sixth stage of the 2014 Dakar proved to be a turn of fortune for the Yamaha Factory Racing riders after a difficult couple of stages. Frenchman Michael Metge impressed with his best ever stage finish, closing down the leaders over the stage on his […]

Motoz Tractionator Tires Are Ready To Handle Anything

Motoz Tractionator Desert H/T Hard Terrain Tire Title

There may come a time when motorcycle riders are faced with unknown conditions and demanding scenarios. When you find yourself in one of these precarious situations, you’re going to want to know every aspect of your motorcycle is functioning at a high level and is capable of meeting all of the challenges on the road. […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 3

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Yamaha Riders Impress on First Dakar Marathon Stage The first of the 2014 Dakar Rally Marathon stages saw Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres make up valuable time today with an impressive ride on his Yamaha YZ450F machine to close the gap to the front. The five-time Dakar winner’s experience and race craft saw him make […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 2

Yamaha Dakar Stage 2

The second day of the 2014 Dakar Rally proved to be a challenging one for Yamaha’s Dakar riders in Argentina as they tackled Stage 2, San Luis to San Rafael. The day’s riding included some of the fastest sections of the rally and the competitors first taste of sand dunes. Yamaha Factory Racing rider Cyril […]

Yamaha Factory Racing News: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 1

Yamaha Dakar stage 1

Cyril Despres Takes Third in Argentina as Dakar 2014 Begins The long winter wait is finally over as the 2014 Dakar Rally got underway today in South America. Defending champion Cyril Despres took third place on the first special stage of the rally, coming in 1 min 40 secs behind the lead on his first […]

Caselli Foundation Established

Caselli Foundation Established

KTM Motorsports and FMF Racing, LLC have worked together with the Caselli family to set up a foundation to honor Kurt Caselli, who passed away in a tragic motorcycle accident on November 15, 2013. “My son, Kurt, loved to learn and he loved to race,” commented Kurt’s mother, Nancy Caselli. “He was inquisitive and investigative. […]

Kurt Caselli Memorial Ride Day

Kurt Caselli Memorial Ride Day

Kurt Caselli Memorial Ride Day December 6, 2013 – Glen Helen Raceway The Caselli family would like to invite all family, friends and fans of Kurt Caselli to honor Kurt’s life in a special Memorial Ride Day held at Glen Helen Raceway on December 6, 2013 from 10:00am to 3:00pm. It is with great sadness […]

Racer Kurt Caselli Dies After Crash

Racer Kurt Caselli Dies After Crash

The motorsports world suffered a major blow this weekend, as champion rider Kurt Caselli passed away due to injuries from a crash. The KTM rider was 30 years old. According to Motorcycle.com, Caselli crashed during the Baja 1000 race in Mexico Nov. 15. He sustained significant injuries and was rushed to a local hospital, where […]