Justin Barcia wrapped up his AMA Lites Supercross career with a dominant performance at Sam Boyd Stadium in Nevada.
Yoshimura Suzuki Racing has signed Supercross and Motocross Champion James Stewart to a multi-year contract effective immediately. Stewart will compete in both AMA Pro Motocross and Supercross aboard the Yoshimura Suzuki RM-Z450 beginning with the first round of the 2012 AMA Pro Motocross Championship in Sacramento, California on May 19th. Stewart, often called the “fastest […]
First Factory KTM Off-Road Women’s Racer KTM Motorsports is pleased to announce the signing of Maria Forsberg to its Factory FMF/KTM Racing Team for the 2012 season. This announcement is the first time in KTM’s U.S. racing history that a female rider will race under the factory semi for the season. Forsberg was the most […]
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 […]
Honda has announced the signing of professional racer Justin Brayton, who will compete for Big Red in the 2012 AMA Supercross Championship and AMA Motocross Championships. Brayton previously spent several years with Muscle Milk/Toyota/JGR Yamaha. This past season he showed signs of promise, taking seventh in the National MX Championship despite missing four rounds with […]
Jeremy McGrath and Larry Brooks have started a new Motocross and Supercross team, and they’ve announced their first big signing: professional racer Andrew Short. The team has also announced that they will be working with Honda for factory support. The Short signing makes sense in that respect, as he has spent much of his professional […]
Suzuki has announced that it will only enter one rider in the 2011 MotoGP series, bucking most manufacturers’ strategy of fielding a two-man team. Racer Loris Capirossi left the team for Pramac Ducati at the end of the season, fueling speculation that Rizla Suzuki would be in the market for a new rider. But the […]
KTM, the brand that dominated the 2010 MX World Championships has announced at its headquarters in Mattighofen, Austria that it has secured the services of American racer Andrew Short for the Red Bull KTM factory team to compete in the 2011 AMA Supercross and Motocross Series. Short, who raced as a winning member of the […]