Wyman Gets First Win During Crash-Filled Supersport Race

It’s always nice to see a racer get their first career win, and that’s exactly what happened for Travis Wyman at the AMA Supersport race at Road America in Wisconsin. Wyman was putting in some significant work to get his first win. In fact, the rider had just raced (and placed third) in the Vance […]

Herrin Scores Clean Sweep of Road America Daytona SportBike Double-Header

Sunday’s AMA Pro Daytona SportBike action at Elkhart Lake’s beautiful Road America track immediately launched into one of the high-speed, seven-rider freight trains the class has become known for. Within minutes, though, a red flag flew and the action came to an abrupt temporary halt, as Team Latus Motors’ Jason DiSalvo — who’d been dicing […]

Longtime Motocross Promoter to be Inducted Into Motorcycle Hall of Fame

The Motorcycle Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the fifth member of the class of 2011: Stu Peters, one of the most prolific and enduring motocross promoters in the history of the sport in America. Peters, whose group, the Continental Motosport Club (CMC), has been promoting motocross races since 1968, will be honored at […]

American Motorcyclist Association Seeks End to Virginia Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has expressed concern to Gov. Bob McDonnell over a recent motorcycle-only checkpoint in northern Virginia, calling the stop “discriminatory.” The Arlington County (Va.) Police Department conducted a motorcycle-only checkpoint on May 28 during the annual Rolling Thunder gathering in Washington, D.C. The Rolling Thunder event, held May 27-29, involved tens […]

Lawmakers Back Ban on Funding for Motorcycle-only Checkpoints, want Focus on Motorcycle Crash Prevention

Federal lawmakers have sent a bipartisan letter to the leadership of a key U.S. House committee to urge support for a bill that prohibits federal funding for motorcycle-only traffic checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. The lawmakers are also urging support for a measure to retain a ban on lobbying at the state level […]