Josh Hayes On Top At First AMA Superbike Practice Session

The very first practice session of the AMA Superbike Championship ended the way so many did last year – with defending champion Josh Hayes at the top of the standings. The Yamaha rider turned in the fastest lap time of the pack at Daytona ahead of the first race of the season, coming in at […]

AMA Releases Smartphone App Update

Technology is progressing at a rapid pace, and the rise of mobile smartphones now enables people to get information just about everywhere. One of the more useful features of smartphones is the ability to keep tabs on live events, and AMA Pro Racing is allowing fans to do just that with their new applications. The […]

Audi/Volkswagen May Buy Ducati

German automaker Audi is reportedly in talks to acquire superbike manufacturer Ducati, according to Reuters. Two sources familiar with the matter told the news outlet that talks have begun with regards to the Italian motorbike company, which has been up for sale since 2008. The company is reportedly looking to receive $1.1 billion, although a […]

Virginia Bans Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Although motorcycle-only checkpoints are not all that uncommon across the country, the legality of these stops has been called into question in numerous states. The American Motorcyclist Association recently revealed that Virginia is the latest state to ban the practice. At rallies and rides across the country, police have sought to promote safety by setting […]

New Virginia Law Bars Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

In a victory for motorcyclists, Virginia is the latest state to bar motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Feb. 28, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell signed into law H.B. 187, which was introduced by Delegate C. Todd Gilbert (R-Shenandoah). The new law, which takes effect July 1, prohibits law enforcement agencies from establishing […]