Two World Superbike teams began a three-day test session Tuesday at Phillip Island in Australia: Aprilia Alitalia and Yamaha Sterilgarda.
Announced after the release of the AMA Pro Racing Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL preview, one of the most prolific motorcycle road racers in the history of the sport will be rejoining the AMA Pro Road Racing scene at the Honda Super Cycle Weekend presented by Dunlop Tire at Mid-Ohio Sport Car Course, July 16-18, 2010.
The 2010 AMA/FIM Supercross series came to a close Saturday night with a spectacular display of racing action at Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium.
The Rockstar Energy Suzuki team came through with a solid finish to a rollercoaster season, with Tommy Hahn cementing his status as the top pro privateer in the 450 class.
Before the season started, I made some predictions on the final standings of the 2010 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series. Well, let's see how clear my crystal ball was:
"The Doctor" Valentino Rossi has two obstacles to overcome this weekend in Jerez: pilot his Fiat Yamaha M1 with a sore shoulder, and beat two riders competing in their native country.
Spoiler Alert: 2012 AMA Supercross results from Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Ga., listed below
The 2012 AMA Supercross Championship traveled to the Georgia Dome in Atlanta Saturday evening, the action getting underway before a sold-out crowd of 71,009.
Eli Tomac made his professional debut memorable with a victory Saturday at the 42nd annual Hangtown Motocross Classic.
The win, coupled with a third-place finish in the day's first 250cc Moto, places the heralded newcomer into the points lead of the Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship.
Before round five of the 2012 MotoGP Championship gets underway at Catalunya in Spain Sunday, a few stars of the series were at the traditional pre-race press conference Thursday.
Following two years on the Aprilia Racing Team with teammate Max Biaggi, Leon Camier joined the all-new, Crescent FIXI Suzuki team for the 2012 World Superbike Championship.
Following his bold, brash and brilliant runner-up World Superbike performance at Kyalami, which hauled him into third place in the standings behind Haslam and Biaggi, Jonathan Rea found some time to relax by spending a few days in California before moving on to Salt Lake City for this weekend's Miller Motorsports Park WSBK round.
Assen Superbike on Video
In World Superbike race 1, Rea won a close opening race at Assen with two strong laps right at the end, finishing one second ahead of fellow Britons James Toseland (Yamaha Sterilgarda) and Leon Camier (Aprilia Alitalia).
This was Camier's first SBK podium finish, and it was memorable one.
The 2010 AMA Motocross Championship and Women's Motocross Championship kicked off at the Hangtown Motocross Classic in Rancho Cordova on Saturday May 22.
Honda Red Bull Racing's Davi Millsaps, Andrew Short and Ashley Fiolek showed great speed at the opening round of the season aboard their CRF450R and CRF250R machines.
Toni Elias secured pole position for the first ever FIM Moto2 World Championship race at the Commercialbank Grand Prix of Qatar.
Elias, competing for the Gresini Racing Moto2 team, clocked the only sub-2:02 lap at the end of a tight qualifying session on Saturday evening, with only a second separating the top 13 on the grid.