Articles Posted in the " American Superbike " Category



  • AMA SBK: Rockstar Suzuki Set for Daytona

    AMA SBK: Rockstar Suzuki Set for Daytona

    American Superbike

    Team Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Tommy Hayden and Blake Young are all set to pilot their Yoshimura-prepared Suzuki GSX-R1000s to the top of the podium at the upcoming first round of the 2011 AMA American Superbike Championship at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla, next weekend.


  • AMSOIL Sponsors Erik Buell Racing SBK

    AMSOIL Sponsors Erik Buell Racing SBK

    American Superbike

    The Erik Buell Racing American Superbike team has signed a three-year sponsorship deal with AMSOIL, Buell reported on Thursday.

    The Buell Racing team has also reach an agreement with AMSOIL, which includes the development and supply of production lubricant for new EBR motorcycles.


  • Hayden to run Renthal in Superbike

    Hayden to run Renthal in Superbike

    Renthal is proud to announce the signing of the Rockstar Makita Yoshimura Suzuki roadrace team for the 2010 AMA Pro Superbike series. For the 2010 racing season, Tommy Hayden and Blake Young will be using Renthal’s all new lightweight alloy sportbike clip-ons, grips and chainwheels on their Yoshimura tuned Suzuki GSXR1000’s.

    In what can only be described as one of the most dominant teams in the American Superbike series, the signing of this team is important to the Renthal brand as we look to increase our market share in the sportbike segment.


  • Awards Banquet brings AMA Road Racing to close

    Awards Banquet brings AMA Road Racing to close

    A full holiday weekend of close competition and enthusiastic celebrations brought the 2009 AMA Pro Road Racing season to a spectacular close with the inaugural AMA Pro Superbike Championships at New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP), September 4 – 6, and the AMA Pro Road Racing Awards Banquet, which was held Labor Day Monday, September 7, at the Tropicana Casino and Resort in Atlantic City.

    Record seven-time AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited Champion Mat Mladin and AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL Champion Danny Eslick earned 2009’s top rider ti


  • AMA Superbike race 1 results NJMP

    AMA Superbike race 1 results NJMP

    AMA Pro Superbike Championships Weekend
    23 Lap Race #1 –

    American Superbike

    September 5, 2009
    New Jersey Motorsports Park
    Millville, NJ




    • AMA Pro Road Racing 2009 season finales

      AMA Pro Road Racing 2009 season finales

      The biggest motorcycle road racing event to date at New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) will take place this Labor Day Weekend, September 4 – 6, when the 2009 season finales for AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited, AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL and AMA Pro SuperSport presented by Shoei are run on NJMP’s Thunderbolt Raceway.


    • AMA Superbike rider point standings VIR

      AMA Superbike rider point standings VIR

      American Superbike

      Rider Standings


      • Larry Pegram race 1 interview VIR

        Larry Pegram race 1 interview VIR

        AMA Superbike: Race 1

        Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati pilot Larry Pegram finished 12th in the first of two races during the Virginia AMA Pro American Superbike weekend. An off-track excursion in the race took Pegram out of the top ten but the Ohio native continued to turn impressive lap times on his Ducati 1098R after running through the grass.

        The winner of the two previous American Superbike races was disappointed in the result but positive about his chances in the second race on Sunday.

        12th – Larry Pegram Speaks…


      • AMA Pro Road Racing heads to VIR

        AMA Pro Road Racing heads to VIR

        The 10th Anniversary Suzuki Big Kahuna Nationals will feature all four of AMA Pro Road Racing’s divisions in a jam-packed schedule highlighted by six different races this weekend, August 14 – 16, at Virginia International Raceway (VIR).

        At least two 2009 titles could be decided and several more championship scenarios could begin taking final shape at the Big Kahuna, the next to last event weekend on the 2009 schedule for AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited, AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL and the East division of AMA Pro SuperSport presented b


      • Holden impresses with privateer Superbike effort

        Holden impresses with privateer Superbike effort

        Jake Holden continued to impress with his privateer level equipment against the much costlier machines on the American Superbike grid. The Washington native continued his David versus Goliath assault on the American Superbike field. Although the Corona Honda team has been instrumental in getting Jake’s motorcycle from race to race, the motorcycle was purchased by Jake in a Honda dealership, and all costs involved in running the bike– including tires and fuel are paid for by Jake.


      • Pegram Ducati Superbike interview Topeka

        Pegram Ducati Superbike interview Topeka

        Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram completed the doubleheader sweep on Sunday, earning another victory at Heartland Park Topeka in Kansas. Larry dominated the American Superbike race on Saturday, but Sunday’s event was a close fight with Tommy Hayden that left the race win in jeopardy until the checkered flag.

        Pegram, mounted on the Ducati 1098R, was able to earn victory by just 0.333 after the two traded the lead in the late laps.

        Larry Pegram Speaks…