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Laguna Seca To Go To International Speedway Corp.?

A recent post on the Monterey, CA Herald Newspaper’s website states that International Speedway Corporation is negotiating with Monterey County on a potential concession agreement to operate Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The article goes on to say, “On Monday (June 22), Monterey County officials confirmed they are in negotiations with the International Speedway Corporation on […]

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AMA Announces Inclusion of Keith McCarty and Alex Jorgensen in Hall of Fame

The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2015 just grew by two members. On October 17, 2015 in Orlando, FL, race team manager Keith McCarty and dirt-track racer Alex Jorgensen will be included int the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Orange County Convention Center. “I’m pleased to welcome two additional inductees to the Class of 2015,” said Ken Ford, a […]

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Round Two Of KTM RC Cup Fielded 31 Riders

From a KTM press release: Thirty-one participants entered round two of the KTM RC Cup, which took place in conjunction with the 2015 MotoAmerica Series at Barber Motorsports Park. Through a weekend of hard-fought battles, it was 15-year-old Anthony Mazziotto III and 20-year-old Gage McAllister who came away with one victory apiece in the doubleheader […]

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Honda Patents NXR160 Supermoto Design for Europe

UPDATE: Thanks to our readers who identified the mystery patent as the NXR160 offered by Honda in Brazil. Honda has filed a patent in Europe for the design of the NXR160, a small-displacement supermoto-style motorcycle the company introduced in Brazil late last year. The patent application, however, was filed March 31 with the European Union’s […]

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2016 Honda CRF Motocross Bikes Announced

The big news from Honda last week was the official introduction of the RC213V-S, but along with the somewhat disappointing MotoGP-based replica announcement, American Honda announced updates for its 2016 CRF motocrossers. The CRF250R receives significant changes aimed at adding more horsepower and improving handling while the CRF450R‘s updates are more subtle, after receiving more […]

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2016 Suzuki Off-Road Lineup Announced with Updated RM-Z250

Suzuki announced its 2016 off-road models headlined by an updated RM-Z250. Joining the 250 in the 2016 lineup are the RM-Z450 and RM85 motocrossers, DR-Z125L dirtbike and DR-Z70 youth model. 2016 Suzuki RM-Z250 For 2016, the RM-Z250 receives the Suzuki Holeshot Assist Control (S-HAC) which was first introduced with the 450 last year. S-HAC offers […]

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2015 Isle of Man TT: Senior TT Results

John McGuinness won the 2015 Senior TT capturing his 23rd career victory in the Isle of Man TT, bringing him just three behind the late Joey Dunlop atop the overall TT wins list. It took a record-setting lap with a average speed of 132.701 mph on his second lap, breaking Bruce Anstey‘s previous record of […]

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2015 Isle of Man TT: Bennetts Lightweight TT Results

The 2015 Isle of Man TT has a first-time winner, with Ivan Lintin taking the Lightweight TT with an average speed of 118.936 mph. Lintin, who made his Isle of Man TT debut in 2011, previously had a career-best finish of fourth place in the 2013 Lightweight TT before beating one of the favorites, James […]

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