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Senate leadership has revived attack on motorized access to public lands

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 — which would prohibit motorized vehicle access by off-highway motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles to more than 2 million acres of public lands — has been revived in the Senate, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. Although the original bill, S. 22, was defeated on […]

AMA WESTERN HARE SCRAMBLES OPENER

Brenden Ritzman Takes Hare Scrambles OpenerBy Joe ColomberoBrenden RitzmanKTM mounted Brenden Ritzman took on all challengers, including a late race charge from Kyle Summers to win the opening round of the AMA Western Hare Scrambles Series at Rynoland in Anza, California.Defending WHS Champion Brian Garahan got the holeshot and took the lead for a short […]

Barnett Dirt Digger Clutch Kits-2009 CRF450R

Barnett’s Dirt Digger clutch kit for the 2009 Honda CRF450R features their race proven Carbon Fiber segmented friction plates, tempered steel drive plates, and a set of heavy duty springs that are 10% stiffer than OEM. The ‘segmented’ CF friction material design increases oil flow to the clutch and provides a smoother, more consistent performance, increased […]

Wiseco’s New High Compression 2009 Honda CRF450R Pistons

2009 Honda CRF450, Ready for Battle Wiseco Performance Products, Mentor, Ohio— Get your 2009 Honda CRF450 ready for battle with Wiseco’s new high compression 13:1 piston.  You can be sure you are getting the toughest piston with the best features for the race season.  All Wiseco pistons are made on a dedicated forging made in […]

LAFFERTY IS BACK AND DOMINATES AT THE ALLIGATOR!

LAFFERTY WINS THE ALLIGATOR, BOBBIITT KEEPS THE POINTS LEAD  Michael Lafferty returned to championship form and keeps alive his hopes for a record ninth national title by taking a huge victory over Muscle Milk/Shock Doctor KTM teammate Russell Bobbitt at the Alligator Enduro, round three of the AMA/Rekluse National Enduro Series held during Speedweek in […]

ILLINOIS OFFICIAL PUSHING FOR AGE RESTRICTION ON DIRT BIKES

ILLINOIS OFFICIAL PUSHING FOR AGE RESTRICTION ON DIRT BIKES We just learned this from our friends over at the OMA.  The state of Illinois has  introduced a bill that would make it illegal for anyone under the age of 16 to ride dirt bikes or ATVs! Here’s a look at the Flowers Bill: Flowers Bill […]

MULLINS TAKES THE FIRST GNCC OF 2009!

MULLINS TAKES THE FIRST GNCC OF 2009! File Photo by Kinney JonesFollowing the River Ranch GNCC in Florida, Team Suzuki’s Off-road manager Mike Webb called and gave us a quick rundown of day’s activities.Team Suzuki’s Charlie Mullins took the start on his FMF Suzuki RM-Z450 and pretty much hammered hard. Dust was an issue, as […]

NBC and SPEED to Showcase Six Live Broadcasts of 2009!

 MORGANTOWN, W.V. (March 2, 2009) – The Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, one of the nation’s fastest growing and most popular racing series will be spotlighted in six live broadcasts on NBC and SPEED as part of an innovative, multi-year partnership between MX Sports and Alli (The Alliance of Action Sports). The six shows […]

Buy 4 liters of MOTOREX Oil and Receive a Free Racer T-Shirt!!

MOTOREX USA is proud to announce that our FREE T-Shirt Promotion is back for 2009.  Here is how it works: Buy 4 liters of Power Synt 4T, Cross Power 4T, KTM Racing 4T, Top Speed 4T, ATV Racing 4T or Cross Power 2T between 2/15/09 and 6/30/09 and receive a free MOTOREX Racer T-Shirt!  Coupons […]

Fasst Company announces 2009 Flexx Handlebar System GNCC Team

Long Beach, CA- Fasst Company, the manufacture of the 100% American Made Flexx Handlebar System is looking forward to another great year in the GNCC series. Over the off season Fasst Company’s race support director Chris Avery strove to help the numerous riders applying for Fasst Company’s Flexx Handlebar System controlled pro and amateur teams. […]

David Knight: Coming back for more•

Having achieved just about everything there is to achieve in off-road motorcycle sport, David Knight is returning to the World Enduro Championship with new ambitions, renewed motivation and is looking forwards to what he describes as one of the most exciting and challenging seasons of his career so far. In an exclusive interview, he tells […]

Win a James Stewart Replica YZ450F

Cypress California, February 25, 2009 – Wouldn’t it be great to win a brand new Yamaha? Well, now is your chance. Through May 3, 2009, Yamaha Motor Corporation is accepting entries for a chance to win a James Stewart Replica YZ450F, with many of the same performance parts that can be found on James Stewart’s […]

Worcs DVD set

Santa Barbara, CA – Wiley Watson of Production 262 has put out a 2008 WORCS DVD 2-disc box set.   WORCS TV takes you through the Arizona & California deserts, the dark deep Washington forest and even stops at the anticipated annual Lake Havasu City race at Crazy Horse Campground.  Narrated and voiced over by Jason […]

INDY TRADESHOW ‘UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL’

Wow. T-shirt weather greeted us on Thursday prior to the annual Dealer Expo show held at the Indianapolis Convention Center. By Friday morning the air got a bit more frigid, though the temperature at the Expo burned to a tasty glow in spite of the thoughts that dwelled on the doom and gloom of the […]

BBR MM12P PRODUCTION BIKE

In the spirit of our hand-fabricated BBR custom built competition bikes, we are excited to offer the BBR MM12P Production Race Bike. The MM12P is 100% designed, engineered, tested and assembled here at BBR in the USA.  It is built the way a true competition bike should be made.  Affordability is obtained by using BBR manufacturing […]

ZERO ELECTRIC DIRT BIKE INTRODUCED

      The electric dirt bike has arrived. And it’s better than you think.      After years in development, Zero Motorcycles of Santa Cruz is ready to go public with an American-made electric dirt bike. The specs only tell part of the story: it’s a 150-pound machine that produces torque and throttle response similar to that of […]

Urgent Tragic News Regarding Jeremy Lusk

It is with the greatest sadness that we report that Jeremy Lusk passed away at approximately 11:03 PM PST this evening due to complications from the crash sustained Saturday evening in Costa Rica.   Still in the Calderon Hospital Intensive Care Unit, he was surrounded by his loving Mother and Father, Chuck and Gina Lusk, his […]

HONDA SUSPENDS SALES OF KIDS’ BIKES

American Honda Motor Company instructed its dealers to suspend sales of several models as of start of business, February 10, 2009. Honda CRF50F, 70F and 80F are affected by a CPSIA lead content regulation aimed at protecting children under the age of 12 from lead exposure. The regulation is a reaction to the high lead […]