Hannspree Ten Kate Honda riders Jonathan Rea and Max Neukirchner are in Valencia in Spain for this weekend's (9-11 April) third round 2010 Hannspree World Superbike championship meeting aiming for an improvement in recent results.
The AMA Pro SuperSport series will once again take to the track at the popular Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, California for the West Coast Moto Jam, May 14-16.
The historic 2010 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, season comes to an exciting motorcycle racing conclusion inside Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium tomorrow night, and the sport's top racers were in attendance today for the pre-race press conference to discuss the finale.
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Justin Barcia's time away from the top of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Lites East podium lasted all of one race after he guided his GEICO Honda to his fifth win of the year Saturday night at the Rogers Centre.
Team M4 Monster Energy Suzuki had a mixed Sunday to round out the AMA Pro Road Racing weekend at Infineon Raceway, as the squad picked up two more strong Superbike results but suffered a stinging disappointment in the SportBike final.
BMW Motorrad achieved another outstanding result after 2010 at MOTORRAD magazine's 13th reader's vote "Motorcycle of the year 2011" in Germany. The Bavarian motorcycle company won the categories of Touring, Sport, Enduro/Supermoto and Nakes, as well as scoring three more podium places.
The new Honda-powered Moto2 World Championship produced a breathtakingly close qualifying session today; the fastest 20 riders separated by just 0.811 seconds! The pack was headed by Shoya Tomizawa (Technomag-CIP, Suter), the man who made history in Qatar by winning the inaugural Moto2 race.
Althea Ducati rider Carlos Checa dominated the final World Superbike Superpole session with a fabulous new track best lap of 1'47.081, beating Max Biaggi (Aprilia Alitalia) and Cal Crutchlow (Yamaha Sterilgarda) to the punch in a session that was red-flagged for a time.
It's going to be another exciting weekend of racing out at Glen Helen Raceway Dec. 11-12, with two-day action from both the long-time running Yamaha Pro/AM California State Championships and the SoCal Old Timers MX Club Racing.
In this YouTube video the Ducati Corse MotoGP Team has some fun working on a special holiday project with racer Nicky Hayden.
Click video to see what's happening at the Borgo Panigale Italy headquarters while the Ducati Factory and Museum are closed and empty for the holidays.
Huntley Nash took his first AMA Pro Road Racing victory today in the final AMA Pro SuperSport race of the Suzuki SuperBike Doubleheader Weekend at Elkhart Lake's Road America.
Valentino Rossi set the fastest time in the opening MotoGP free practice session today. The Italian is looking to reclaim his crown as the King of Mugello, after Casey Stoner's win last year ended a run of seven consecutive victories in the Italian Grand Prix for the reigning World Champion.
Pole position starter Cal Crutchlow and team mate James Toseland were among many of the riders struggling to find adequate grip levels on the abrasive Kyalami circuit as they battled for valuable WSBK Championship points in the two World Superbike races.