2012 AMA Supercross Houston Results

Photography: Frank Hoppen

Ryan Villopoto Wins 2012 AMA Supercross Championship It was never really in doubt, but Ryan Villopoto exited this weekend’s Houston Supercross as the 2012 AMA Supercross Champion, earning enough points to clinch the title. Villopoto has made it mathematically impossible for any other rider to catch him with four races remaining in the season. Going […]

2012 AMA Supercross Toronto Results

Ryan Villopoto in 2012 Toronto SX

Ryan Villopoto’s Seventh Win Makes Championship A Foregone Conclusion Ryan Villipoto leads the quest for the championship – Photo: Frank Hoppen Even when Ryan Villopoto makes significant mistakes, it seems as if nobody in the AMA Motocross field can keep up with him, as he notched his seventh win of the season this weekend in […]

Kawasaki’s ZX-14R Lives Up To Claims Of Power

Kawasaki’s 2012 Ninja ZX-14R was slated to be one of the fastest and most powerful production sport motorcycles when it first debuted in the fall of 2011. The Japanese bike manufacturer claims the ZX-14R, with its 1450cc four-stroke liquid-cooled inline-four engine, offers higher power and torque output than any other bike on the market. Cycle […]

Last Week’s Thor Spring Classic Sees Amateurs And Professionals Take To The Dirt

Last week, the 2012 Thor Spring Classic MX Championship was held at the MillCreek Motocross Park in Pell City, Alabama, for the second year in a row. The St. Clair Times reports this race is one of four major AMA motocross events of the year, and this is the first time the MillCreek Park played […]

Die-Hard Motorcycle Enthusiasts Can Ride In Style All The Way To Their Graves

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 […]