2011 AMA Daytona Sportbike
Championship points leader Danny Eslick powered his GEICO Suzuki GSX-R around the Laguna Seca race course in 1:28.687 Saturday to earn a front row spot in Sunday’s AMA Pro Daytona SportBike race at the seventh annual Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix.
2011 AMA Daytona SportBike
GEICO AMA Daytona SportBike rider Danny Eslick loves Road America, the site of this past weekend’s AMA Subway SuperBike Doubleheader. But it wasn’t until Sunday in the second Daytona SportBike race of the weekend that Road America started loving him back.
2011 Honda Motocross
GEICO Honda rider Kevin Windham has seemingly done it all during his illustrious Supercross and Motocross career. He is revered as one of the most down-to-earth people on tour, he’s a perennial Motocross fan favorite, and is widely regarded as one of the smoothest riders in history.
2011 Daytona 200
For 25 laps around historic Daytona International Speedway Saturday afternoon, GEICO Sportbike rider Danny Eslick looked like the man to beat at the season-opening AMA Daytona 200. But then disaster struck, with Eslick coming off his powerful Richie Morris Racing Suzuki at 160 mph as he rode through Turn 4 of the NASCAR track.
The motorcycling community continued to give generously to charity in 2010, defying the economic downturn by contributing more than $4.5 million to the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF) Ride for Kids program.
The total includes funds turned in at Ride for Kids events, corporate and local sponsorships, and donated goods and services.
AMA MiniMoto SX
GEICO insurance returns as the title sponsor of the 2011 AMA MiniMotoSX and Monster Energy will once again be the presenting sponsor.
GEICO has become a major player in Motocross and Supercross with their own championship winning race team.
Rookie GEICO Honda rider Eli Tomac took advantage of a strong start and avoided disaster to land on the podium (third) for the second weekend in row in the Supercross Lites West race Saturday night at the inaugural Monster Energy Supercross event at Oakland Coliseum.