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DUNCAN, B.C. -- The bike has been purchased and shipped. The entrance fee has been paid. The support team has been assembled. Team Rally Raid Canada is off to Dakar 2013.

CALGARY, Alta. – The countdown to the 2013 Calgary Motorcycle Show has begun. The industry’s premiere event returns to the BMO Centre, Stampede Park, January 4-6, and will showcase the new line-up of 2013 motorcycles, scooters and ATVs from all the major manufacturers. Doors open on Friday, January 4 at…
The last few weeks have been confusing for those who follow the business end of the sport of international motorcycle road racing.  Last Friday’s announcement that the Toronto-based Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) had purchased a 39% stake in Dorna was the icing on a very complicated cake.

DUA Motorsports is pleased to announce the winners of the DUA Dollars contingency payout to the Rookies Cup class in the Southern Ontario Association of Racing (SOAR) 2012 race series. The following winnings are in DUA Dollars, redeemable exclusively with Dua Motorsports.
Japanese Yamaha test rider Katsuyuki Nakasuga will step in to replace injured Yamaha Factory Racing rider Ben Spies for the final round of the 2012 MotoGP Championship, the Grand Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana in two weeks time.
Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo was crowned 2012 MotoGP World Champion after taking second place at the AirAsia Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island on Sunday, where local hero Casey Stoner made it six wins in succession and Cal Crutchlow took his second-ever podium.

Repsol Honda Team’s Casey Stoner was on blistering pace as he stormed to his fifth successive pole position for the AirAsia Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island with an impressive performance in Saturday’s qualifying ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa.
Repsol Honda Team’s Casey Stoner showed himself as the man to beat during the second free practice at the AirAsia Australian Grand Prix in Phillip Island on Friday with a dominant display ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo.

Yamaha Factory Racing rider Ben Spies successfully completed surgery in the US on Tuesday to repair torn ligament damage to his right shoulder following a crash in the Grand Prix of Malaysia last Sunday.
Australia’s two-time MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner was honoured on Thursday with a slice of his favourite Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit, the high speed turn three – the site of so many of Stoner’s thrilling sliding manoeuvres – to be now known as “Stoner Corner”.
TORONTO, Ont.  – Momentum is building for this year’s Toronto Motorcycle Show, with the first announcements of the Canadian model debuts that will hit the floor at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (South), Dec. 7-9.

CUPERTINO, Calif. – Ducati North America reported a 24 percent retail sales increase in Q3 compared to the same period in 2011, earning the company its ninth-straight quarter of retail sales growth. The month of September was especially positive with a 40 percent increase versus 2011.     
MILWAUKEE, Wis. – On Wednesday the Harley-Davidson Museum unveils a special display featuring Ikuo Yokoyama's Harley-Davidson motorcycle that drifted for more than a year across the Pacific Ocean following the tragic tsunami that devastated parts of northern Japan last year. 
The Ride for Dad will cover 30 cities across Canada, representing every province, according to a schedule released from the event organizers. Rides this year will be held for motorcycles, watercraft, snowmobiles and ATVs.  

MARKHAM, Ont. -- Since 2003, motorcycle museum L'Épopée de la Moto has been at the forefront of motorcycle heritage in Québec. This year, the Canadian International Motorcycle Heritage Museum Foundation (CIMHMF) recognizes the museum's unique contribution with the 2012 Bar & Hedy Hodgson Award.
Yamaha Factory Racing rider Ben Spies will not attend the Grand Prix of Australia at the Phillip Island circuit this weekend following injuries sustained during the Grand Prix of Malaysia on Sunday.
TORONTO, Ont. - Following a full season of photographing the action both on the track and in the paddock, Inside Motorcycles photographer Bob Szoke has assembled a top notch collection of images taken during the 2012 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship. These intense and sometimes candid photos have been turned into…

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