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  • Christie tries to turn the tide Christie tries to turn the tide
    TORONTO, Ont. – Jodi Christie will be aiming to create a little déjà vu as the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship reaches its halfway stage at Atlantic Motorsport Park in Shubenacadie, N.S. this weekend. Read more
  • DelTran releases Battery Tender Junior Lithium DelTran releases Battery Tender Junior Lithium
    DelTran Battery Tender has launched The Battery Tender Junior Lithium! Programmed specifically for Lithium Iron Phosphate (LifePO4) Batteries.The new Battery Tender Junior Lithium charger is designed for charging and maintaining all lithium powersports batteries. The California compliant high efficiency 12v @750 mA charger provides the correct lithium specific 5-step charging sequence ensuring peak performance from your Li battery. Read more
  • Sykes fastest in Portimao test Sykes fastest in Portimao test
    PORTIMAO, Portugal - The two-day official World Superbike test drew to a close Tuesday at Portimao’s Autodromo International do Algarve with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) the quickest rider thanks to his 1:42.719s lap time set in the morning. Read more
  • Christie Doubles at Shannonville Christie Doubles at Shannonville
    July 22, 2104- Jodi Christie was a day late arriving at Shannonville Motorsport Park for Round 3 of the RACE Superseries and sick with the flu, but he did not let that affect his pace when he threw a leg over his Accelerated Technologies Honda CBR600RR and CBR1000RR machinery on Saturday morning; Jodi topped the first practice sessions by more than 1.5 seconds! Read more
  • Late charge takes Mees to victory Late charge takes Mees to victory
    ELMA, Wash. - Sunday's AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Championship main event at Grays Harbor Raceway featured an adrenaline-charged showdown between several of the world's most prominent riders, and in the end it was Jared Mees who took home the coveted checkered flag, making it his second victory of the 2014 season, and his 15th career GNC win. Read more
  • Beaubier, Hayes split Mid-Ohio wins Beaubier, Hayes split Mid-Ohio wins
    LEXINGTON, Ohio - The Buckeye SuperBike weekend doubled up the action on Sunday after inclement weather spoiled the fun at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course the day before. All seven AMA Pro Road Racing contests were successfully run on a Sunday that saw Monster Energy Graves Yamaha teammates Cameron Beaubier and Josh Hayes share top honours in the premier AMA Pro SuperBike class. Read more
  • Christie does Shannonville double Christie does Shannonville double
    SHANNONVILLE, Ont. – Jodi Christie extended his lead in the RACE Super Series Pro Superbike and Pro 600 point standings with a pair of victories in round three at Shannonville Motorsport Park on Sunday. Read more
  • Rain delays AMA Mid-Ohio action Rain delays AMA Mid-Ohio action
    LEXINGTON, Ohio - Mother Nature may not have cooperated for Saturday's on-track action of the Buckeye SuperBike Weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, but it makes for an action-packed Sunday schedule. Read more
  • Magneti Marelli Motorsport launches the 'LapTime Club'‏ Magneti Marelli Motorsport launches the 'LapTime Club'‏
     @Magneti_Marelli • @OfficialMOPAR • MILAN, ITALY - Proposing new ideas and technological solutions, contributing to the evolution of existing technologies or suggesting different and alternative uses for these, through the aggregation function of the social network: Magneti Marelli Motorsport, the Magneti Marelli division dedicated to competitions, is launching an online collaborative platform for the generation of ideas called Magneti Marelli LapTime Club (www.laptimeclub.com, animated demo in the homepage). Read more
  • Ron Lefebvre Passes Ron Lefebvre Passes
    Barrie, ON- Famed bike builder and tuner Ron Lefebvre has passed away at home in Barrie after a long struggle with Diabetes.  His Funeral will be held in Barrie, ON, Sunday afternoon, July 20. Read more
  • Touring Essentials blog: Keeping your cool Touring Essentials blog: Keeping your cool
    When the temperature rises, it is important to avoid overheating and dehydration. A recent group ride took a nasty turn when one of the fellows passed out at 110 km/h. I was out in front and didn’t see the calamity, but the riders who were at the tail of the group said it was one of the most distressing things they had ever seen. After a battery of tests, it was deemed that the rider had simply lost consciousness due to dehydration. Luckily, besides getting to go shopping in a few months to replace his two-month old Triumph Trophy, he only suff... Read more