TOOELE, UTAH - May 29, 2012 - BYR\FOGI Racing's Ben Young battled through a variety of challenges to earn a commendable 21st place finish at this past weekend’s AMA Pro Road Racing GoPro Daytona SportBike race at Miller Motorsports Park.
Story by Sharnelle Kan- Ducati closed its Borgo Panigale factory today after a 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck northern Italy at 9 a.m. local time.
Defending two-time Canadian Top Fuel champion Damian Cownden will be remembered in the history books as the first CMDRA Top Fuel winner at a race held in Quebec. The DCR Top Fuel Nitro Harley-Davidson team took on a five-strong field and less-than-ideal track conditions to come out on top of…
Inside Motorcycles is pleased to announce that we have renewed our title sponsorship of the Amateur Sport Bike class for the 2012 MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship season. Recognized as “Canada’s source for motorcycle news,” Inside Motorcycles will once again contribute to the year-end prize fund for the class and promote up-and-coming…
As AMA Pro Racing action continued at the BigM Weekend at Miller Motorsports park yesterday, two Buells joined pole setter Blake Young and reigning champion Josh Hayes on the front row of the 20 bike AMA Pro Superbike field.
Sunday's festivities at the BigM Weekend at Miller Motorsports Park in Utah included the Superpole in eni World Superbike competition, final qualifying in AMA Superbike and XR1200, and the first of two races in both AMA Daytona Sportbike and SuperSport. Starting from 26th position on the 47-rider grid of the…
In Saturday's initial qualifying sessions at the World Superbike/AMA BigM Weekend at Miller Motorsports Park in Utah, Darren James was again the top Canadian qualifier after a provisional 7th place standing in the AMA XR1200 class with a best time just under 2:14. Ben Young's best time of 2:03.5 in…
Pete Stewart of Toronto, ON took the opening round in the 2012 Pro Bike & Sled Series presented by Wiseco Performance Products at Toronto Motorsports Park during the Victoria Day Weekend Challenge. In a bike vs. asphalt sled final, Stewart took out a redlighting Chris Bondi (Aurora, ON).
Inside Motorcycles exclusive by Colin Fraser- Canadian eni Superbike World Championship series rookie competitor Brett McCormick has had a relatively good time at home in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, this week. The hardware has just been removed from his right hand, legacy of his big crash and subsequent surgery following round three of…
Canadian Superbike champ and FIM World Superbike contender Brett McCormick has been home in Canada and on the mend from his injury at Assen on April 22.
From a press release from Avon Tires: Stow, OH – Avon Tires officially launched the new 3D Ultra Sport, Supersport and Xtreme tires at the Almeria circuit in Spain this March to surprising reviews.
Piaggio Group Americas, the North American importer of the Moto Guzzi motorcycle brand, has announced the launch of Moto Guzzi Originals, a new microsite that invites users to explore the unique heritage and many industry-first innovations of Moto Guzzi motorcycles, as told through the Italian brand’s designers, owners and enthusiasts.
Story by Frank Wood- Rising teenage sensation Austin Shaw-O'Leary of Falmouth, Nova Scotia tasted victory in his first appearance in the Amateur 600 and Amateur Sportbike classes at the opening round of the Atlantic Roadracing League (ARL) 2012 held at Atlantic Motorsports Park last weekend.
The Alberta Mini Road Racing Association (AMRA) enjoyed a very successful Round #2 held on May 20 at Varsity Speed Park in Calgary due in large part to all of the volunteers and executive, as well as all of the racers who participated in the event.
Factory Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo took the win 4th Round of the FIM MotoGP World Championship in Le Mans, France this past weekend in some of the worst conditions seen all season.
From a Press Release from Honda Canada- Honda Canada welcomes Miguel Duhamel, one of the most accomplished riders in motorcycle racing history as a guest instructor for the upcoming CBR250R race series licensing day, June 1st, 2012 at the Autodrome St. Eustache, St. Eustache, Quebec.
Jordan Szoke is ready for the 2012 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship and has introduced his 2012 title sponsors Waznie Racing, Parts Canada and BMW Mottorrad. Szoke will aim to regain his title in the feature Pro Superbike class aboard a pair of 2012 BMW S1000RR's.
The Canadian Motorcycle Drag Racing Association presented by Parts Canada and Drag Specialties kicks off an exciting 2012 season on May 26-27 with the Rendez-Vous Nationals at Napierville Dragway in Quebec, just south of Montreal.
The Seventh Annual Canadian Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Banquet and Reunion will be taking place in Montreal on November 3, 2012 and early bird tickets are now available.