Camp At the Isle Of Man With Metzeler

I can tell you from personal experience that attending the epic Isle Of Man TT races is one of the most incredible motorcycle experiences you can be a part of. The entire island in the Irish Sea is dominated by motorbikes and moto fans, making these races around the 37.7-mile mile public-roads course unlike anything […]

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Jared Mees Wins American Flat Track Finale

The season-ending race of the American Flat Track series went down last weekend in Perris, California. Jared Mees, riding an Indian FTR750 put on a clinic by leading the race from the start and taking the win. Jeffrey Carver Jr. took the runner-up spot on a Harley XR750.  Roadracer JD Beach made a last-lap pass […]

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Travis Pastrana Lands First Barge-to-Barge Motorcycle Backflip

Action-sports icon Travis Pastrana accomplishes yet another world’s-first stunt on a motorcycle. He lands a backflip after jumping from one barge to another on the river Thames in London, England, a trick once attempted by Mike Metzger in 2006 that resulted in a fractured vertebra. Pastrana also pulled off a barge jump seven years ago […]

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Roadracer Larry Pegram To Race Dirt-Track National

Larry Pegram is best known to MO readers as a journeyman American Superbike roadracer, but the man affectionately known as The Worm first came to motorcycle racing via the dirt-track scene. Now, after retiring from roadracing, Pegram will again don dirt-track leathers as he competes on a factory Indian FTR750 this weekend on the half-mile […]

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Motorcycle Industry Veteran Scot Harden Launches Website

MO’s friend and legendary racer expands his career

We at MO have known Scot Harden for more than decade. During that time, he’s impressed us with his illustrious career as a champion desert/off-road racer and multi-time Baja winner as well as his key leadership positions at KTM, Husqvarna and Zero Motorcycles. After leaving Zero, the AMA Hall of Famer is reinventing himself as […]

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Yamaha Yard Built XSR900 by Jeff Palhegyi Designs

Jeff Palhegyi has built more than 70 customized motorcycles over the past two decades and has enjoyed a close relationship with Yamaha. With this custom XSR900, Palhegyi took inspiration from the fire-breathing two-stroke TZ750 roadracer (of which he has a few) to build a show-stopping one-of-a-kind creation. The bike features a plethora of modifications, including […]

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AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Fall Bike Night With AIMExpo

As part of the festivities surrounding the AIMExpo going on this week in Columbus, Ohio, ROK (Riders Of Kawasaki) are hosting a party this Saturday night, the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Fall Bike Night, at the AMA’s campus. The party includes a ride-in bike show, live and stunt and trials demonstrations, plus a food […]

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