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U.S. racing outfit Attack Performance has confirmed that it will contest the State-side MotoGP races this year once again with its APR CRT project as a wildcard entry, this time featuring American rider Blake Young.

AMA SportBike Champion Martin Cardenas will join returning rider Chris Clark in the Yoshimura Suzuki AMA Pro Superbike Championship this season. Cardenas comes to Yoshimura Suzuki after securing the AMA Pro Daytona SportBike titles in 2012 and 2010 while riding for a Suzuki satellite team contributing to Suzuki's sweep of…
KELOWNA, B.C. – Six months from now, hundreds of Harley–Davidson riders from across Western Canada and the U.S. will arrive in Kelowna for the 13th Western Regional H.O.G.® Rally. “Rally in the Valley” will be held July 25-27. The Okanagan Chapter of the Harley Owner’s Group® (H.O.G.®) has been selected…
MV Agusta Canada has announced its 2013 road racing competition program, the first of its kind that we can recall from the Italian manufacturer in Canada. The program goes like this: There is a special competition package available for anyone interested in racing a 2013 MV Agusta F3 EAS 675…

St. Bruno, Que. – Aldo Racing/KTM Canada rider Patrick Beaulé became the first Canadian to complete the grueling Dakar Rally on both a motorcycle and in a car on Saturday. The Quebec native rode a KTM 450 Rally Replica motorcycle to 62nd place out of 125 finishers, and 196 starters of the…
FIXI Crescent Suzuki finished its first test of the 2013 eni FIM Superbike World Championship season in a positive mood last Friday after two days of promising testing. Despite high-winds at the Almeria circuit in Spain, Leon Camier completed the majority of his initial test program on Friday, before the…
Red Bull KTM factory rider Cyril Despres of France on Saturday picked up his fifth Dakar trophy when he crossed the line of the 2013 edition of the world’s most famous rally as the winner after more than 8000km. It was KTM’s 12th consecutive title and KTM riders took all…

Canadian Patrick Beaule successfully completed the grueling 2013 Dakar event on Saturday, finishing in 62nd position overall on his KTM. Only 67 percent of the motorcycles that took the start finished the rally, which covered just over 8,000km in 14 days.
Patrick Beaule is another day closer to the finish of the 2013 Dakar. With only 2 more days of timed stages remaining, the St. Bruno, QC rider is in 62nd position, and is one of 126 remaining riders out of 192 that began the event almost two weeks ago.

FIXI Crescent Suzuki kick-started its 2013 eni FIM Superbike World Championship season by completing the first day of testing at the Almeria circuit in Spain on Thursday. Leon Camier and new signing Jules Cluzel worked on a thorough testing schedule that will encompass updated electronics, improved aerodynamics and a new-spec…
Ducati North America today reported achieving the highest sales in the company’s history, with a record 10,883 units retailed in 2012. This result marks the company’s tenth consecutive quarter of increased sales and further solidifies North America as Ducati’s number one global market.
Inside Motorcycles 'Western Front' columnist Patrick Lambie was on the floor at the Edmonton Motorcycle Show and managed to take time away from working at the IM booth to shoot some photos. Here is a collection of highlights from the weekend.

Madonna di Campiglio, Italy – Following on from Tuesday night’s spectacular unveiling of four Ducati Desmosedici GP13 machines at the Pradalago Chalet in the mountains above Madonna di Campiglio, the 23rd edition of the Wrooom F1 & MotoGP Press Ski Meeting came back down to earth on Wednesday on the…
Madonna di Campiglio, Italy – Ducati Team MotoGP racers Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden were the stars of the second day at Wrooom 2013, the traditional Press Ski Meeting that takes place at Madonna di Campiglio until Friday. On Tuesday the two riders met with international media in the first…
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - AMA Pro Racing announced on Tuesday a key addition to its executive leadership team with the appointment of longtime International Speedway Corporation ("ISC") executive Michael Gentry as Chief Operating Officer.  Effective immediately, Gentry will oversee the day-to-day operation of all of AMA Pro Racing's business divisions and…

Madonna di Campiglio, Italy – A light dusting of snow welcomed the arrival of Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden at Madonna di Campiglio for the 23rd edition of the Wrooom Press Ski Meeting on Monday. The riders arrived in Trentino behind the wheel of an Audi dressed in special Wrooom…

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