Articles Posted in the " American Superbike " Category

  • AMA Pro Racing qualifying results Topeka

    AMA Pro Racing qualifying results Topeka

    Larry Pegram (No. 72 Foremost Insurance/Pegram Racing Ducati 1098R) won his first AMA Pro Road Racing pole since 1996 in AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited competition while Jason DiSalvo (No. 40 Team M4 Suzuki GSX-R600) earned his fifth AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL pole of the season in Friday’s Superpole qualifying for the Tornado Nationals presented by BriggsAuto.com at Heartland Park Topeka.

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  • AMA Pro Road Racing previews Topeka (yes)

    AMA Pro Road Racing previews Topeka (yes)

    Tornado Nationals First Major Motorcycle Race In Topeka in Nearly 20 Years

    At least one 2009 championship will be decided and several other season titles could be on the line at this weekend’s Tornado Nationals presented by Briggs Auto, which marks the return of top-level AMA Pro Road Racing to Heartland Park Topeka for the first time since 1991. The full weekend of action is also the final event on the 2009 calendar to feature every AMA Pro Road Racing championship and an impressive entry of nearly 130 motorcycles is headed to the 2.5-mile Kansas road course.


  • 2010 Buell 1125RR | Racing Motorcycle Preview

    2010 Buell 1125RR | Racing Motorcycle Preview

    Turn-key AMA Superbike Entry

    Buell Motorcycle Company today introduced the 1125RR, a race-use only motorcycle intended for competition in the AMA Pro Racing American Superbike class.

    "The 1125RR is designed to give privateer racers a turn-key machine to compete in the American Superbike class in AMA Pro Racing. We want to build on our program that has proven so successful for privateers in the Daytona SportBike class," said Erik Buell, Chairman and Chief Technical Officer, Buell Motorcycle Company.


  • AMA Pro Road Racing heads to NJMP (photo gallery)

    AMA Pro Road Racing heads to NJMP (photo gallery)

    Photos by PutterPowerMedia

    The AMA Pro Road Racing National Guard American Superbike championship makes its New Jersey Motorsports Park debut over Labor Day weekend, and is already one of the most anticipated events in the South Jersey facility’s short history. Motorsports fans can get a free sneak peek of the fastest two-wheelers in North America when New Jersey Motorsports Park hosts the stars and bikes of AMA Road Racing for two days of testing, July 21-22.


  • AMA Pro Racing Race 1 | Mid-Ohio Photo Gallery

    AMA Pro Racing Race 1 | Mid-Ohio Photo Gallery

    Race 1: Results and Quotes

    We cover breaking motorcycle racing news from around the world. This coverage includes MotoGP, World Superbike (WSBK), AMA American Superbike (SBK), AMA Daytona SportBike, Supersport, AMA Supercross, AMA Motocross and other interesting motorcycle racing news. When is comes to racing results, we never publish race results or class standings in our headlines or urls. This gives our visitors a chance to decide whether they want to wait to first see the TV broadcast or not. Please click through to see the results when you are ready!


  • AMA Pro Racing Race 2 | Mid-Ohio Photo Gallery

    AMA Pro Racing Race 2 | Mid-Ohio Photo Gallery

    Race 2: Results and Quotes

    We cover breaking motorcycle racing news from around the world. This coverage includes MotoGP, World Superbike (WSBK), AMA American Superbike (SBK), AMA Daytona SportBike, Supersport, AMA Supercross, AMA Motocross and other interesting motorcycle racing news. When is comes to racing results, we never publish race results or class standings in our headlines or urls. This gives our visitors a chance to decide whether they want to wait to first see the TV broadcast or not. Please click through to see the results when you are ready! 


  • AMA Superbike Superpole results and quotes Mid-Ohio

    AMA Superbike Superpole results and quotes Mid-Ohio

    A new name topped Friday’s Superpole qualifying session for the Honda Super Cycle Weekend presented by Dunlop Tires at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, as Josh Hayes put the No. 4 Yamaha Motor Corp. USA Yamaha R1 on pole position for the weekend’s AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited doubleheader. AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL qualifying and Superpole sessions were rained out. Starting positions for the twin Daytona SportBike races will be set by tomorrow morning’s final qualifying session.


  • AMA Pro Racing previews Mid-Ohio

    AMA Pro Racing previews Mid-Ohio

    A critical four-event stretch-run to the AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited and AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL season championships begins this weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with the Honda Super Cycle Weekend presented by Dunlop Tires, July 17 – 19. The full slate of AMA Pro Road Racing action also features AMA Pro SuperSport presented by Shoei and the team-based action of AMA Pro SunTrust Moto-GT.


  • Buell 1125RR approved for AMA Superbike

    Buell 1125RR approved for AMA Superbike

    Officials from AMA Pro Racing announced today that the Buell 1125RR has been approved for competition in AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited, and one of the new motorcycles is entered in this weekend’s Honda Super Cycle Weekend presented by Dunlop Tires at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.


  • AMA Pro Racing Laguna Seca Race Summary | Photo Gallery

    AMA Pro Racing Laguna Seca Race Summary | Photo Gallery

    AMA Race Report: Laguna Seca

    We cover breaking motorcycle racing news from around the world. This coverage includes MotoGP, World Superbike (WSBK), AMA American Superbike (SBK), AMA Daytona SportBike, Supersport, AMA Supercross, AMA Motocross and other interesting motorcycle racing news. When is comes to racing results, we never publish race results or class standings in our headlines or urls. This gives our visitors a chance to decide whether they want to wait to first see the TV broadcast or not. Please click through to see the results when you are ready!


  • AMA Superbike rider point standings Laguna Seca

    AMA Superbike rider point standings Laguna Seca

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    Rider Standings


    • AMA Pro Racing previews Laguna Seca

      AMA Pro Racing previews Laguna Seca

      Highlighted by back-to-back races for AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited and AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL that will cap three full days of action at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, AMA Pro Road Racing will share the world-stage spotlight this weekend with MotoGP at the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix, July 3 – 5.


    • 2009 Buell 1125R | Motorcycle Review

      2009 Buell 1125R | Motorcycle Review

      American Superbike

      After the initial motorcycle press launch, select journalist had mixed reviews regarding the styling the actual performance of the 2008 Buell 1125R motorcycle. Subsequently, up-and-coming but largely unknown Danny Eslick hops aboard a relatively stock 1125R and proceeds to start cleaning-up in the new AMA Pro Racing Daytona SportBike class.


    • Ducati scores 40th win in AMA Superbike (photos)

      Ducati scores 40th win in AMA Superbike (photos)

      Larry Pegram’s race win with the Ducati 1098 R last Sunday at Road America is all the more significant as, after a three year absence from the class, Ducati returned to action in the American Superbike series only three months ago. Larry’s triumph highlights the competitiveness of the Ducati Superbike and marks Ducati’s 40th win in the class.

      The performance of the Ducati 1098 R Superbike over the race weekend, in spite of difficult climatic conditions, only highlights, if further proof were needed, that it is indeed a winning machine.


    • AMA Superbike race 1 winner interviews Road America

      AMA Superbike race 1 winner interviews Road America

      In a cool and rainy day at Road America, Mat Mladin continued to roll in AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited.

      Despite putting the No. 7 Rockstar/Makita/Yoshimura Suzuki GSX-R1000 on pole Friday, Mladin had to overcome a few challenges to win today. First, he encountered a clutch problem that prevented him from participating in the 10-minute warm up just prior to the race. Because of that and the fact that track conditions were less than ideal, Mladin dropped back a few positions at the start.