Andrew Short Injury Update

KTM Motorsports is saddened to announce that Red Bull/KTM Factory rider Andrew Short was injured during a crash while testing and will sit out the remainder of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series. Short, currently sitting 6th overall in the 450 Motocross class point standings, was testing in California earlier today. The team reported that […]

Obama Signs Lead Law-Exemption Bill for Kids’ Off-Highway Vehicles

In a victory for families who enjoy responsible motorized recreation, President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to allow the sale of kids’ off-highway vehicles (OHVs) to continue, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Aug. 12, Obama signed into law H.R. 2715, introduced by Reps. Mary Bono Mack (R-Calif.) and G.K. Butterfield […]

Changes for the 2012 Honda CRF450R

Cycle News was recently given the chance to try out the new 2012 Honda CRF450R, and gave their impression of the changes that Big Red has made to the dirt bike for this year. Suspension appeared to be the key focus for Honda this season, as it’s the area where they made the most radical […]

Honda Promotes Barcia to 450cc Class

Honda has announced that 250cc rider Justin Barcia will be stepping up to the 450 class to fill in for injured riders Josh Grant and Trey Canard. Big Red has had a number of problems with injuries this season, and they had to bring in Kevin Windham to fill in for their two sidelined riders. […]

Canard Back on the Bike This Weekend

In good news for motocross fans, Trey Canard has announced that he will be making his return this weekend, racing in the AMA Lucas Oil Motocross Series for the first time since winning the 250cc championship last year. Canard was competing in the Supercross season and racing well, winning three races before he fractured his […]