Yamaha signs “amateur sensation”

Amateur rider Jordan Ashburn is officially turning pro after signing on with Yamaha‘s Obermeyer racing team. The 19-year-old rider exploded onto the Grand National Cross Country series last year, finishing as the top amateur in the competition. This year, he’ll make his debut in the XC2 Pro Class. Yamaha, who called the rider an “amateur […]

Youths will race Ninjas at next European Junior Cup

InFront Motorsports, the group responsible for the World Superbike Championship (WSC), has announced that it will partner with the European Junior Cup (EJC) to showcase the competition’s youth championship on the same track that the pros use. Six selected WSC events in 2011 will also feature EJC racing at some of the most famous tracks […]

AMA Pro Racing Announces Preliminary 2011 Road Racing Schedule

After an exciting 2010 AMA Pro Road Racing season that saw all class champions decided at the final event, AMA Pro announces their preliminary 2011 Road Racing schedule. New this year is the change of the fabled Daytona 200 event back to its more traditional daytime running time, a return to Miller Motorsports Park over […]

MotoGP charity auction closes out Carole Nash Motorcycle Live

The Carole Nash Motorcycle Live show in Birmingham, UK, came to a close with a charity auction that featured motorcycle memorabilia from some of the top names in MotoGP. Proceeds from the auction went to Riders for Health, an organization that donates motorcycles to health workers in rural African communities. The bikes give the workers […]

Team Green takes twenty titles at Mini-O’s

Most people spend Thanksgiving at home with loved ones, sitting around a table and gobbling up turkey. Those in the amateur racing community spend it on the track. The Unlimited Sports Winter National Olympics, more popularly known as the “Mini-O’s,” is the biggest event of the season for amateur bikers. The event is typically known […]