Electric Moto Corporation secures funding

Electric Moto Corporation, which is looking to bring several electric-based vehicles to market, has announced that it has secured funding from an unnamed investor, furthering the possibilities for the company’s expansion.  While the company has yet to disclose the source of the funds, it said that the deal will allow it to “move swiftly” into […]

Monster Energy dominating Supercross Lite

It’s only four races into the season, but Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki looks to be dominating the AMA Supercross Lite division by racking up some early victories. Josh Hansen was the points leader going into this Sunday’s race in Oakland, and when all was said and done, he still would be. However, a surprise victory by […]

Lorenzo: I’m number 1

Jorge Lorenzo has announced his intention to wear the number 1 during the upcoming 2011 MotoGP season, an honor only available to the current defending champion. Lorenzo rode away with the title last season and set numerous records in the process, including the most points scored in a single season with 383. By choosing to […]

Stewart wins in Oakland

Shaking off a terrible qualifying round that was plagued by mistakes and falls, James Stewart was able to overcome the odds and ride to victory at this weekend’s Oakland Supercross event. The event, which was the first motocross competition in Oakland in several years, attracted 40,000-plus fans, despite the rain-soaked weather. Riders had to deal […]

Yamaha enters 50th year of Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix

2011 witnesses a landmark of World Championship Grand Prix racing for Yamaha, having successfully competed at the highest level for 50 years. From the very first Grand Prix entry in the French GP of 1961 to today, Yamaha has been an icon at the forefront of Grand Prix racing with countless victories delivered the world […]