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  • Marquez locks up 10th pole of season Marquez locks up 10th pole of season
    The MotoGP™ pole was secured by Marc Marquez in Q2 at the Hertz British Grand Prix, while Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo also qualified on the front row. Read more
  • Marquez in control at Silverstone Marquez in control at Silverstone
    As the premier class riders enjoyed their second Friday practice session at the Hertz British Grand Prix, Marc Marquez was the top man, followed by Stefan Bradl and Andrea Dovizioso. Read more
  • 2015 HARLEY-DAVIDSON MODEL LINEUP DELIVERS MORE RUSH FOR THE OPEN ROAD‏ 2015 HARLEY-DAVIDSON MODEL LINEUP DELIVERS MORE RUSH FOR THE OPEN ROAD‏
    CONCORD, Ontario (August 25, 2014) – Propelled by Project RUSHMORE, the global launch of theStreet™ 750 and Street™ 500 motorcycles and the electric buzz of Project LiveWire™, Harley-Davidson Motor Company (NYSE: HOG) stays hard on the throttle with the introduction of its 2015 model lineup. Combining world-class aerodynamics, exhilarating audio performance, and dialed-in ergonomic fit, Harley-Davidson expands its diverse offering of motorcycles and gives riders more ways than ever before to lead their own pack to the open road.... Read more
  • Ducati completes Misano MotoGP test Ducati completes Misano MotoGP test
    Tuesday saw the conclusion of two days of testing organized by the Ducati Team at Misano World Circuit in preparation for the Grand Prix of San Marino and Riviera di Rimini, scheduled for the Italian circuit on Sept. 14. Present at the test were the factory Ducati riders, Andrea Dovizioso and Cal Crutchlow, as well as Andrea Iannone of the Pramac Racing Team and test-rider Michele Pirro. Read more
  • CMDRA Northern Nationals - Results from Fort St. John CMDRA Northern Nationals - Results from Fort St. John
    The Canadian Motorcycle Drag Racing Association entertained race fans in northern British Columbia on August 23rd and 24th when it brought its 2014 National Points Series to Fort St. John’s Northern Lights Raceway. Read more
  • Smith goes back to front for win Smith goes back to front for win
    NEW KENT, Va. - Bryan Smith rode with a head full of steam and a face full of dirt through the entire field to win the Virginia Mega Mile, Round 13 of the AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Championship season, in front of a raucous packed house at Colonial Downs on Saturday. Read more
  • Schuberth to Unveil New Helmet Model at 2014 AIMExpo Schuberth to Unveil New Helmet Model at 2014 AIMExpo
    Aliso Viejo, Calif. - August 21, 2014 - Schuberth will be unveiling a completely new helmet model at the 2014 AIMExpo. Along with the new helmet, several new graphics and colorways on existing models will be showcased at the show. Schuberth factory representatives from Germany and North America will be on hand for inquiries, helmet fittings and interviews at the October 16-19 show in Orlando, FL. Read more
  • Marquez back on top at Brno test Marquez back on top at Brno test
    Following on from the excitement of Sunday’s Czech Grand Prix, the MotoGP™ field was back in action at Brno for a day of post-race testing on Monday. The test day began with brighter weather conditions than witnessed across the whole race weekend, before becoming more overcast later in the afternoon, which resulted in lower track temperatures from around 3:00 onwards. Read more
  • Wiles takes 10th straight Peoria TT Wiles takes 10th straight Peoria TT
    PEORIA, Ill. - Winning an event 10 times in a row might sound like it would get redundant, but for Henry Wiles, every victory, even No. 10, is sweet. Read more
  • Pedrosa wins as Marquez streak ends Pedrosa wins as Marquez streak ends
    In the Brno MotoGP™ race Dani Pedrosa won for the first time since Malaysia last year as he ended the winning streak of Marc Marquez, with Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi second and third, while Marquez came home just off the podium. Read more
  • Riedmann wraps up Pro Sport Bike crown Riedmann wraps up Pro Sport Bike crown
    BOWMANVILLE, Ont. -- Kenny Riedmann clinched his first Pro title with a second-place finish in the final round of the Hindle Exhaust Pro Sport Bike Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Sunday.  The Belfountain, Ont. rider finished the season with 193 points to the 151 of Jodi Christie, who vaulted from fifth to second in the point standings with a dominant win in Sunday’s race. Read more