After another long three-week break the MotoGP World Championship returns to action at Le Mans this weekend for just the third race of a stop-start opening to the season.
Team Suzuki Alstare rider Leon Haslam just missed out on a front row grid place today in final Superpole at the 10th round of the World Superbike Championship at Silverstone when he was held up by a slower rider on his flying lap.
Although the World Superbike championship made its debut visit to the 4.9km circuit close to the famous Bonneville Salt Flats last season, it's a new adventure for the World Supersport series, which is making its first visit to the USA since Laguna Seca in 1999.
MotoGP was back on motorcycle racing track today and a smile was back on the face of Marco Melandri at Jerez, where the Team San Carlo Honda Gresini rider finally began to get a feeling for his RC212V following a disappointing first race in Qatar.
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.
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.
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.
Motorcycle racing legend Jeff Ward will bring his considerable amount of racing and career experience to AMA Pro Racing as rider liaison and advisor. Ward has nine AMA Pro Racing Championships in Motocross, Supercross and Supermoto.
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.
Two World Superbike teams began a three-day test session Tuesday at Phillip Island in Australia: Aprilia Alitalia and Yamaha Sterilgarda.
Team M4 Monster Energy Suzuki's Martin Cardenas claimed a spectacular victory on Saturday at Auto Club Speedway, coming out on top of an intense AMA Pro Daytona SportBike battle.
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.