Shane Turpin To “Wild Card” Race At Miller

Shane Turpin To "Wild Card" Race At Miller

One of the things that keeps World Superbike races interesting is the Wild Card system, where riders from the world of motorsports are granted the chance to compete in one World Superbike race. Although frequently used to give local fans a rooting interest, sometimes the Wild Card can give the top racers a run for […]

U.S. Team Heads To Ukraine For Speedway World Championship

U.S. Team Heads To Ukraine For Speedway World Championship

It’s a relatively new form of motorcycle racing, but speedway is picking up momentum and popularity, as evidenced by the upcoming Under 21 World Championships to be held in Ukraine. Unlike conventional motorsports, speedway bikes are limited to just one gear and don’t have any brakes. Riders compete on an oval-shaped track, tearing around at […]

Possible MotoGP Rule Changes On The Horizon

Possible MotoGP Rule Changes On The Horizon

MotoGP race director Mike Webb met with the various teams in the series before the race officially kicked off in Qatar to discuss some possible rule changes that could soon be instituted in the series. With the introduction of the new Claiming Rule Teams, MotoGP organizers have an interest in making all the bikes competitive […]

Jorge Lorenzo Upsets Casey Stoner To Take Qatar

Jorge Lorenzo Upsets Casey Stoner To Take Qatar

Going into the opening race in Qatar, most MotoGP fans believed Casey Stoner had the win in the bag. After all, the defending champion was easily the fastest rider in all the pre-race tests, and he had also won the past four of five races at the track. As the first event of the MotoGP […]

Casey Stoner Continues Dominance In Second Day Of Qatar Testing

Casey Stoner Continues Dominance In Second Day Of Qatar Testing

Casey Stoner stayed on top for the second day of testing in Qatar, once again turning in the best lap time ahead of the MotoGP season opener this weekend. For awhile, much of the attention was on Jorge Lorenzo, who had the best lap time out of any rider for nearly the entire session. Things […]