Webb and Carmichael Head Up Suzuki Racing Efforts

Off-road racing legend Mike Webb will be leading Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s 2011 Championship efforts as Team Manager for both the AMA Supercross and AMA Pro Motocross series with support from Ricky Carmichael. Webb has been a staple in off-road racing for nearly three decades and is currently at the helm of the 2010 GNCC off-road […]

Yamaha confirms Lorenzo for two more years

Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd is delighted to announce that it has reached an agreement with Jorge Lorenzo whereby the Spaniard will remain with the factory for the next two years. 23-year-old Lorenzo, who joined Yamaha in 2008, has won an impressive seven races so far this season and is on target to take his first […]

Lawmakers Urge Suspension of Motorcycle Only Checkpoints

Federal lawmakers have sent a letter to U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood asking him to suspend a grant program that provides money for law enforcement agencies to set up motorcycle-only traffic checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. In a letter dated Sept. 30, House members told LaHood that safety-related funds would be better spent […]

Brammo, Zero, hoping to take e-cycles to the next level

Two electric motorcycle companies are each in the process of raising funds to continue development on bike designs. Brammo, the larger of the two companies, has announced that it hopes to raise $30 million dollars through the selling of private stock. According to an SEC filing by the company, $12.45 million of that stock has […]

Contour Camera Mount Review

Riders with dirt bikes don’t always have a friend and a camcorder around to capture their sickest stunts and coolest tricks. Fortunately, there’s a whole range of motorcycle accessories out there that can help do just that. One of those is the Contour camera. This small device easily attaches to handlebars or motorcycle helmets in […]