Tag: supersport racing
Josh Hayes Dominates With Five Consecutive Wins The YZF-R1 and YZF-R6 dominated their respective AMA Superbike and Daytona Sportbike classes at Road America in Wisconsin over the June 1-2 weekend, winning both races on both days. Monster Graves Yamaha’s Josh Hayes won the pole and both Superbike races on his R1, setting a record of [...]
Statement from AMA Pro Racing on 2013 GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing Schedule Update In coordination with longtime GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing event promoter M1 PowerSports and in conjunction with the recent release regarding their plans for 2013, AMA Pro Racing announced a revision to the 2013 schedule. “We are very thankful [...]
Fans favourite Guy Martin took a hard-fought Supersport victory at Saturday’s KDM Hire Cookstown 100 Road Races in Northern Ireland on his Tyco Suzuki GSX-R600. Martin also kept his one 100% podium record intact for 2013 – after winning last weekend’s Scarborough Spring Cup – with a pair of second placed finishes in the Open [...]
Tyco Suzuki has launched its new 2013 livery for the British Superbike and Supersport Championships at the team’s presentation at Snetterton race circuit in Norfolk, UK. The new GSX-R1000 and GSX-R600 Superbikes that will be ridden by Josh Brookes, PJ Jacobsen and Taylor Mackenzie in the hotly-contested series’ feature an eye-catching lighter and brighter new [...]
On Jan. 24, 1937, the first running of the Daytona 200 took place on the hard sand of Daytona Beach, Fla. Since that race, won by AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Ed Kretz of Monterey Park, Calif., the annual event has grown into a motorcycling mecca, packed full of racing and recreational riding events. This [...]
AMA Pro Racing and SPEED Release Broadcast Schedule for GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing and AMA Pro Flat Track’s 2013 Season-Opening Daytona 200 Week SPEED will once again serve as GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing and AMA Pro Flat Track’s broadcast partner for the 2013 season opening DAYTONA 200 Week at Daytona International [...]
AMA Pro Racing recently started the 2013 season for several of its motorsports series, but those aren’t the only new beginnings for the organization. One of the major additions is the arrival of Michael Gentry, who will be taking over the role of chief operating officer for the AMA. Gentry is a former executive with [...]
The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame recently announced that the 2013 edition of its annual fundraising breakfast will be headlined by five-time Daytona 200 winner Scott Russell.
ParkinGo Racing, which is making its return to supersport in 2013, has signed Roberto Rolfo and Christian Iddon to race its MV Agusta F3 675 in the upcoming motorsports season.
Mahi Kawasaki Racing Team completed its first testing sessions last week at the Jerez track in Spain, and Portimao in Portugal. Rider Kenan Sofuoglu, the reigning World Supersport Champion and three-time title holder, will be joined by Fabien Foret on the new India-based Kawasaki team. Foret finished fourth in last year’s supersport championship and also [...]