2011 AMA Motocross
As Justin Brayton continues to recover from an ankle injury sustained at the AMA Supercross finale three weeks ago, the Muscle Milk/Toyota/JGRMX Team has decided to use a substitute rider until Brayton returns.
The JGRMX team reported that Les Smith will pilot the Yamaha YZ450F beginning this Saturday, May 28, at Freestone Raceway in Texas.
FMF/Makita Suzuki’s Josh Strang took his first win in the 2011 Grand National Cross Country Series by beating everyone to the finish on his Suzuki RM-Z450 at the Steele Creek GNCC in Morganton, North Carolina in round three of the series on Sunday.
The Road to Indy
On the old highway maps of America, the main routes were red and the back roads blue. Now even the colors are changing. But in those brevities just before dawn and a little after dusk-times neither day nor night-the old roads return to the sky some of its color. Then, in truth, they carry a mysterious cast of blue, and that’s the time when the pull of the blue highway is strongest, when the open road is a beckoning, a strangeness, a place where a man can lose himself." – William Least-Heat Moon.
2009 AMA BMW Motorcycle National Adventure Riding Series.
Paved roads are great fun, but there’s a whole lot of the United States that you’ll never see if you stay on them. That’s why the 2009 AMA BMW National Adventure Riding Series is such a blast, because it promises some of the best gravel- and dirt-road touring you’ll find anywhere.