2011 AMA Superbike Results
In nine out of 11 races so far in the 2011 AMA Superbike Championship, victory went to either Blake Young or the reigning champion, Josh Hayes.
This includes Young’s race-two victory Saturday at Mid-Ohio, Round 6 of the 2011 Championship.
2011 AMA Superbike
For the first time in the 2011 AMA Superbike series, someone other than Team Graves Yamaha’s Josh Hayes will start from the pole position.
The reigning AMA Superbike Champion was beat at Mid-Ohio qualifying by his main rival, Blake Young. The Rockstar Makita Suzuki GSX-R1000 pilot posted a 1:25.025, which was 0.336 of a second quicker than Hayes.
2011 AMA Pro Racing
The second-half of the 2011 AMA SuperBike Championship is upon us, the grid heading to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for Round 6 this weekend.
Leading the AMA SBK points battle is Team Graves Yamaha’s Josh Hayes with 235. But he’s not quickly throttling away with the championship; only two points behind is Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Blake Young.
2011 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days
The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has announced that Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. will be celebrated as the 2011 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Marque of the Year, July 22-24, at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio.
Mid-Ohio KTM School
KTM Motorsports and The Mid-Ohio School are proud to announce six KTM Race – Orange Fly and Ride dates for the 2011 season.
Earlier this month the pair announced the continuation of their partnership through 2012, a partnership that began when KTM Motorsports was named the official motorcycle of the The Mid-Ohio School back in 2008.
The toughest test of endurance on the 2009 AMA Pro Road Racing schedule will share the spotlight with a fast and flat-out sprint race to headline a full schedule of motorcycle road racing at Daytona International Speedway (DIS) at this weekend’s Fall Cycle Scene, Oct. 16 – 18. Saturday’s fourth annual 8 Hours At Daytona will close the 2009 AMA Pro SunTrust Moto-GT season while Sunday will be highlighted by the AMA Pro SuperSport presented by Shoei National Championship Shootout sprint race at high noon.
The 8 Hour race starts at 1 p.m.
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
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.
Josh Day scored ESP/ Venemotos Yamaha’s third successive AMA Pro Racing victory at the Big Kahuna Nationals in Virginia. The ESP/ Venemotos Yamaha team arrived at VIR still riding a wave of momentum from their first two victories at the previous AMA rounds in Mid-Ohio and Topeka. The new front end setting that the ESP crew found at Mid-Ohio continued to work for Day at VIR. The feeling from the front end allowed Josh to quickly lower his lap times, he was the first competitor into the 1:29’s, while running a comfortable pace.