ESPN, the organization behind the X Games, has announced that the Moto X Best Trick and Snowmobile Best Trick will no longer be a part of the annual event. This decision comes just a few weeks after freestyle snowmobiler Caleb Moore died after suffering numerous injuries during the competition, although the network claims the move was [...]
Portuguese motorsports racer Luis Carreira died following a single-bike crash in the qualifying rounds of the Macau Grand Prix at the Guia Circuit in China.
The motorsports world was stunned last year by the death of MotoGP racer Marco Simoncelli after a crash on the track. Now, a Manchester-based band, The Rainband, plans to release a single in honor of the late rider that will support the charity set up in his name. The Rainband tells Crash.net they plan to [...]
Former NASCAR driver Kyle Petty may be a demon behind the wheel, but he also loved strapping on a motorcycle helmet and hitting the open road on two wheels. Petty’s son Adam was also a NASCAR driver, but he passed away following an accident during a practice run for the Busch 200 NASCAR nationwide Series [...]
Joerg Grossman, a German motorcycle enthusiast, decided that a traditional hearse would not cut the mustard for a biker funeral and designed a motorcycle-based funeral vehicle. The Associated Press reports that Grossman started with a Kawasaki and added a sidecar fit to carry a coffin. He now has a patent for his design and 10 [...]
Josh Waters wins opening round of Australian Superbike on the new 2012 GSX-R1000. Team Suzuki’s Josh Waters claimed victory in the opening round of the Australian Superbike Championship at Phillip Island in Victoria at the weekend. Run alongside the World Superbike Championship round, Waters was relentless in his pursuit for victory, claiming Pole Position and [...]