2011 AMA Supersport
Team SuzukiScoopFans rider Elena Myers started the 2011 AMA SuperSport season with a bang at the opening round at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, this past weekend.
Myers piloted her new 2011 SuzukiScoopFans Suzuki GSX-R600 to a sixth-place finish in Friday’s race and a seventh-place finish on Saturday.
The first AMA Pro National Guard SuperBike race of the season began at the Daytona International Speedway in Florida on March 11.
Although no longer the motorcycles of choice for the Daytona 200 main event, the American Superbikes clearly have the most hp and the most talented road racers in the U.S aboard.
After winning his heat race at Indianapolis AMA Supercross in Lucas Oil Stadium Saturday evening, James Stewart was an immediate contender for the win.
But Stewart was still sore from his hectic crash at Daytona International Speedway last weekend, and was reporting that his stiffness was going impact his Indy SX results.
Daytona Bike Week
Martin Cardenas kicked off his Superbike career for M4 Suzuki in promising fashion in Friday’s 2011 AMA Pro Superbike season opener at Daytona International Speedway.
The winningest rider in AMA Pro Daytona SportBike history piloted the #36 GSX-R1000 to an encouraging sixth-place result as he continues to steadily adapt to the powerful racebike.
Daytona Bike Week
For the second straight night, Yamaha rider Sammy Halbert captured the 25-lap AMA Pro Grand National Singles Championship Expert Main Event at the quarter-mile Daytona Flat Track at Daytona International Speedway.
Halbert took the lead on Lap 4 and never looked back on his way to a 5.033-second victory. "I couldn’t be happier," Halbert said.
2011 AMA Flat Track
Sammy Halbert outlasted Johnny Lewis and Jake Johnson to win the 25-lap Expert Main Event on the first night of the AMA Pro Grand National Singles Championship at the quarter-mile Daytona Flat Track at Daytona International Speedway.
Harley-Davidson Racing News
Harley-Davidson Motor Company announced Thursday that Harley-Davidson Insurance has entered into an agreement with AMA Pro Racing to become the title sponsor of the AMA Pro Flat Track Championship and the official insurance of the series.
AMA Pro Racing
Sources tell UltimateMotorcycling.com that four-time AMA national champion Eric Bostrom and J.D. Beach have been testing at Buttonwillow Raceway and Chuckwalla Valley Raceway for the opening round of the 2011 AMA Pro Road Racing season at the Daytona International Speedway, March 10-12.
AMA Pro Racing
This week will see the opening races in the 2011 AMA Pro Road Racing season, as all four AMA Pro Road Racing classes will be competing March 10-12 at Daytona International Speedway.
The kick-off events will culminate in the 70th running of the Daytona 200, which will be broadcast live on SPEED from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT Saturday, March 12.
The 2011 AMA Pro Motorcycle-Superstore.com SuperSport series has gotten off to a great start even before the season officially kicks off March 10-12 at Daytona International Speedway, with new young-guns joining the middleweight division and class sponsor Motorcycle-Superstore.com announcing their sponsorship of the Year-End Points Fund.