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COOPER MAKES BSB DEBUT IN RETRO SUZUKI COLOURS

September 29, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on COOPER MAKES BSB DEBUT IN RETRO SUZUKI COLOURS

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 29. Bennetts Suzuki’s Richard Cooper will swap his Superstock machine for a GSX-R1000 Superbike this weekend with a wildcard appearance in this weekend’s MCE British Superbike Championship at Assen […]

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Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Embrace Freedom on the Open Road

September 29, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Embrace Freedom on the Open Road

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For years, Harley-Davidson® has partnered with and supported Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) through riding academy events, bike giveaways, and funds raised from sales of items in their Operation Personal […]

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TWO POSITIVE AND INTENSE DAYS OF TESTING IN ARAGON

September 28, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on TWO POSITIVE AND INTENSE DAYS OF TESTING IN ARAGON

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 27. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR completed the last two days of testing of the current season at Motorland Circuit in Aragon. Thanks to very cooperative and warm weather both official […]

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Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® Announces Freestyle Motocross Team Fitz Army Will Return to Headline Stunt Show

September 28, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® Announces Freestyle Motocross Team Fitz Army Will Return to Headline Stunt Show

Additional Performance by XDL Streetbike Stunters Slated for New York PR Newswire SANTA MONICA, Calif, Sept. 28, 2017 SANTA MONICA, Calif, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS), an industry leader on […]

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Suzuki well Represented at Motocross of Nations

September 27, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Suzuki well Represented at Motocross of Nations

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 27. Suzuki World MXGP riders Kevin Strijbos, Jeremy Seewer and Hunter Lawrence are all gearing up for the final race in the calendar, the 2017 Motocross of Nations. Billed […]

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Pata Yamaha Revved Up for STK1000 at Magny-Cours

September 27, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Revved Up for STK1000 at Magny-Cours

The Pata Yamaha Official STK1000 Team are relishing the return to action this weekend for the penultimate round of the 2017 FIM Supersport World Championship in Magny-Cours, France. Florian Marino is excited to race at […]

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GRT Yamaha Focused & Ready for Magny-Cours

September 27, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on GRT Yamaha Focused & Ready for Magny-Cours

The GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team are excited and ready for round ten of the 2017 FIM Supersport World Championship in Magny-Cours, France this weekend, buoyed by the news they have secured both of their […]

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GRT Yamaha Re-Sign Mahias & Caricasulo for 2018

September 27, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on GRT Yamaha Re-Sign Mahias & Caricasulo for 2018

Yamaha Motor Europe and the GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team are delighted to announce the extension of both Lucas Mahias’ and Federico Caricasulo’s contracts for the 2018 FIM Supersport World Championship. In his first full […]

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Magny-Cours Up Next for Pata Yamaha

September 27, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Magny-Cours Up Next for Pata Yamaha

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team are looking forward to returning to action at round eleven of the 2017 FIM Superbike World Championship in Magny-Cours, France this weekend following a successful one-day test after the […]

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Morgan Tanke Takes 4th Place in Reno

September 27, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Morgan Tanke Takes 4th Place in Reno

Press Release September 26th, 2017 For Immediate Release Paso Robles, California   Morgan Tanke grabbed 4th place, aboard her 2017 Beta Xtrainer, at Round 2 of the Enduro Cross Series in Reno. The event lasted […]

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HUSQVARNA RIDERS GEARING UP FOR 2017 MOTOCROSS OF NATIONS

September 26, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on HUSQVARNA RIDERS GEARING UP FOR 2017 MOTOCROSS OF NATIONS

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing will have no fewer than eight riders competing at the 2017 FIM Motocross of Nations, which takes place at Matterley Basin, Great Britain this coming weekend. Gautier Paulin and Christophe […]

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KRAWIEC AND HARLEY STREET ROD TAKE THIRD STRAIGHT NHRA PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE WIN AT MAPLE GROVE

September 26, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on KRAWIEC AND HARLEY STREET ROD TAKE THIRD STRAIGHT NHRA PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE WIN AT MAPLE GROVE

Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Takes 71-Point Lead in Countdown Playoff Standings   MOHNTON, Pa. (September 24, 2017) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec won his third consecutive Pro Stock Motorcycle […]

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Gajser Ends Season on Podium

September 26, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Gajser Ends Season on Podium

Tim Gajser and his CRF450RW took a second overall today in the MXGP of Montbéliard. The Slovenian looked relaxed today as he fought through the rain and mud in France to end his season as […]

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8th for Nakagami in Aragon DNF for Pawi

September 26, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 8th for Nakagami in Aragon DNF for Pawi

Rd.14 GRAN PREMIO MOVISTAR DE ARAGÓN: Sunday, September 24, 2017 Weather: Dry Ambient: 26℃ / Track: 37℃ IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Takaaki Nakagami finished 8th place to secure 8 championship points at the Aragon […]

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Marquez Takes Title Lead with 34th MotoGP Win

September 26, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Marquez Takes Title Lead with 34th MotoGP Win

Honda duo Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) scored a hugely important one-two at Aragon today, moving Marquez 16 points ahead of his main championship rival with four […]

2018 Yamaha Star Eluder

Total Motorcycle’s 2018 Yamaha Motorcycle Lineup

September 25, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Total Motorcycle’s 2018 Yamaha Motorcycle Lineup

Get excited!! Are you excited yet? If not, then you have to check out the new Total Motorcycle 2018 Yamaha Motorcycle Lineup. Brand new 2018 Yamaha XSR700, Star Venture, Star Eluder, XMAX, YZ450F, WR450F, WR250F […]

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Fourth Row For Iannone At Aragon, Rins In 20th

September 25, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Fourth Row For Iannone At Aragon, Rins In 20th

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 23. Andrea Iannone: 10th – 1’48.289 / +0.654 Alex Rins: 20th – 1’49.233 (Q1) After a first day marked by rain, today the sunshine popped out on the Motorland […]

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Aragon – Determined Folger Remains Focused

September 25, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Aragon – Determined Folger Remains Focused

Monster Yamaha Tech3 team rider Johann Zarco started his Aragon GP campaign with a superb performance to finish as the top Yamaha on the opening day of action in Spain. The French star began the […]

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Rain Complicates Plans For First Day In Aragon

September 25, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rain Complicates Plans For First Day In Aragon

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 22. Andrea Iannone: 14th – 2’01.471 / +1.613 Alex Rins: 21st – 2’02.077 / +2.219 The unexpectedly inclement weather in Aragon complicated the working schedule of Team SUZUKI ECSTAR […]

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URAL Off-Roading in Hokkaido

September 23, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on URAL Off-Roading in Hokkaido

Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan’s main islands, is known for its volcanoes, natural hot springs (onsen) and amazing off-road riding. When a new Ural owner took delivery of his 2017 Gear Up he invited his […]

2018 Can-Am Spyder F3

Cool Wall Bike #343: 2018 Can-Am Spyder F3

September 22, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Cool Wall Bike #343: 2018 Can-Am Spyder F3

Vote and Discuss on this week’s Total Motorcycle Cool Wall Bike #343! Vote Now. MOST FUN YOU CAN HAVE WITH YOUR BOOTS ON. 2018 Can-Am Spyder F3 Race Review by TOTAL MOTORCYCLE The starting point […]

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Yamaha Introduces 2018 Yamaha WR250F and WR450F

September 22, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Introduces 2018 Yamaha WR250F and WR450F

Powering you into the victorYZone Yamaha are powering into the 2018 season with the latest WR250F and WR450F, two of the world’s most innovative and successful enduro bikes with a distinguished track record in EnduroGP […]

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New 2018 Yamaha XSR700 and XSR900

September 22, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on New 2018 Yamaha XSR700 and XSR900

Yamaha’s Faster Sons Inspired by some of the most memorable and iconic models from our past, Yamaha’s Sport Heritage range is proving to be a major success with those riders who appreciate their unique formula […]

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Dave Geurts Suzuki MXGP Blog September 21

September 22, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Dave Geurts Suzuki MXGP Blog September 21

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 21. Dave Geurts is Kevin Strijbos’ personal mechanic at Team Suzuki World MXGP. Before starting his career in MX, Dave Geurts worked as a maintenance technician for a Belgian […]

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American Flat Track makes long-awaited return to Dallas-Fort Worth for Lone Star Half-Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle

September 21, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on American Flat Track makes long-awaited return to Dallas-Fort Worth for Lone Star Half-Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 20, 2017) – American Flat Track returns to action this weekend for the Lone Star Half-Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle. The penultimate round of the championship marks the first time the […]

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Rossi Back in Action in Aragon

September 21, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rossi Back in Action in Aragon

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi has been declared fit to ride in this weekend’s Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón. The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team will start round 14 of the MotoGP World Championship with […]

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OFF TO ARAGON FOR THE PENULTIMATE ROUND IN EUROPE

September 21, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on OFF TO ARAGON FOR THE PENULTIMATE ROUND IN EUROPE

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 20. The upcoming Aragon GP will be the last European round before the following three far-away races in Asia/Oceania and therefore an important date to consolidate the latest configurations […]

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Renthal Recalls Motorcycle Clip-on Handlebars Due to Crash Hazard

September 21, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Renthal Recalls Motorcycle Clip-on Handlebars Due to Crash Hazard

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Renthal-Recalls-Motorcycle-Clip-on-Handlebars Recall Summary Name of Product:  Gen1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on handlebars Hazard: The handlebar clamp can crack and fail, posing a crash hazard. Remedy: Replace Consumers should […]

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Rossi Successfully Wraps Up Second Riding Session

September 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rossi Successfully Wraps Up Second Riding Session

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi improved his feeling on the YZF-R1M during the second day of testing. He will make a final decision on his attempt to compete in the Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón […]

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HAYDEN & NEW GSX-R1000 WIN AT FINAL MOTOAMERICA SBK

September 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on HAYDEN & NEW GSX-R1000 WIN AT FINAL MOTOAMERICA SBK

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 18. Roger Hayden: 1st – DNS Toni Elias: DNF – 2nd Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s Roger Hayden and Toni Elias wrapped-up the 2017 MotoAmerica Superbike Championship at Barber Motorsports […]

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Marino Marches onto the Podium in STK1000 at Portimao

September 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Marino Marches onto the Podium in STK1000 at Portimao

Pata Yamaha Official STK1000 Team’s Florian Marino produced a brilliant ride in a red-flagged race at Portimao on Sunday, round seven of the 2017 FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship, to secure his fourth podium of […]

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Pata Yamaha Complete Successful Test at Portimao

September 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Complete Successful Test at Portimao

The Pata Yamaha WorldSBK Team enjoyed a productive Monday in Portimao at the official one-day test following on from round ten of the 2017 FIM World Superbike Championship. Fresh from his maiden Yamaha podium in […]

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COOPER & NEW GSX-R1000 PODIUM AT OULTON PARK

September 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on COOPER & NEW GSX-R1000 PODIUM AT OULTON PARK

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 18. Sylvain Guintoli – 11th BSB Richard Cooper – 1-2 in STK Richard Cooper took another podium finish onboard the Bennetts Suzuki GSX-R1000 at Oulton Park and round 10 […]

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SERT FIGHTS BACK TO 7TH AT BOL D’OR ENDURANCE

September 19, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SERT FIGHTS BACK TO 7TH AT BOL D’OR ENDURANCE

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 18. Fifteen-time Endurance World Champions Suzuki Endurance Racing Team were unlucky to miss-out on a podium position following a chain derailment and two Stop-and-Go penalties at this weekend’s Bol […]

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Fontanesi Claims Fifth WMX World Title

September 19, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Fontanesi Claims Fifth WMX World Title

FontaMX Yamaha Official WMX’s Kiara Fontanesi has claimed her fifth FIM WMX World Title for Yamaha after a thrilling season that went down to the final race. Altherm Yamaha Official WMX’s Courtney Duncan finished third […]

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SIXTH FOR STRIJBOS IN FRENCH SEASON FINALE

September 19, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SIXTH FOR STRIJBOS IN FRENCH SEASON FINALE

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 17. Kevin Strijbos – 6-8 for 6th Kevin Strijbos put in two solid motos at a treacherous Villars-sous-Ecot track that had been drenched by rain throughout this weekend. The […]

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Mahias Storms to Podium in WorldSSP at Portimao

September 19, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias Storms to Podium in WorldSSP at Portimao

GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team’s Lucas Mahias was involved in an exhilarating race-long duel with championship rival Kenan Sofuoglu during Sunday at Portimao for round nine of the 2017 FIM Supersport World Championship. The French […]

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KRAWIEC WINS ALL-HARLEY STREET ROD NHRA FINAL AT CHARLOTTE

September 19, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on KRAWIEC WINS ALL-HARLEY STREET ROD NHRA FINAL AT CHARLOTTE

  Krawiec Takes Points Lead after Finals Face-Off with Teammate Hines   CONCORD, N.C. (September 17, 2017) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec leads the NHRA Countdown to the Championship playoffs after […]

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THOMAS COVINGTON WINS MXGP FINALE IN FRANCE

September 18, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on THOMAS COVINGTON WINS MXGP FINALE IN FRANCE

Successfully battling through the extremely muddy conditions at the Villars-sous-Écot circuit, Thomas Covington has rounded out the 2017 FIM Motocross World Championship by claiming the overall MX2 class victory at the final round of the […]

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Mahias Secures Front Row Start for Portimao Showdown

September 18, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias Secures Front Row Start for Portimao Showdown

GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team’s Lucas Mahias secured his fourth front row start of the season on Saturday at Portimao, round nine of the 2017 FIM Supersport World Championship. The championship leader qualified in second […]

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BENNETTS SUZUKI GSX-R1000 WINS 1ST OULTON SUPERSTOCK

September 18, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BENNETTS SUZUKI GSX-R1000 WINS 1ST OULTON SUPERSTOCK

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 16. Richard Cooper closed-in on the National Superstock 1000 Championship lead today, taking victory onboard his Bennetts Suzuki GSX-R1000 in the first of two races at Oulton Park and […]

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GRT Yamaha Enjoy Strong Start at Portimao

September 17, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on GRT Yamaha Enjoy Strong Start at Portimao

The GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team enjoyed a productive Friday at Portimao for round nine of the 2017 FIM Supersport World Championship. The team focused on race pace with championship leader Lucas Mahias starting strongly […]

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Pata Yamaha Pushing Hard at Portimao

September 17, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Pushing Hard at Portimao

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team enjoyed an encouraging start to round ten of the 2017 FIM Superbike World Championship on Friday despite tricky conditions due to high winds and a bumpy track at Portimao. […]

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NEW SUZUKI GSX-R1000 4TH ON BOL D’OR ENDURANCE GRID

September 17, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on NEW SUZUKI GSX-R1000 4TH ON BOL D’OR ENDURANCE GRID

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 15. Suzuki Endurance Racing Team will start tomorrow’s 81st Anniversary Bol d’Or 24-Hour Endurance World Championship from fourth position aboard the new GSX-R1000 Suzuki at the Paul Ricard circuit […]

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SUZUKI BACK ON TRACK FOR NEW ENDURANCE SEASON

September 17, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SUZUKI BACK ON TRACK FOR NEW ENDURANCE SEASON

Team Suzuki Press Office – September 14. Suzuki Endurance Racing Team are back on track for a new season of Endurance World Championship racing at the Paul Ricard Circuit in Castellet in southern France for […]

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Michelin Introduces New Tires for Select 2018 Harley-Davidson Softail Motorcycles

September 17, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Michelin Introduces New Tires for Select 2018 Harley-Davidson Softail Motorcycles

PRNewswire/ — Michelin introduces Scorcher® tires to equip the 2018 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy®, Low Rider® and Breakout® motorcycles which were revealed in mid-August. For select 2018 Softail motorcycles, two new Michelin-Harley-Davidson co-branded Scorcher tires are available […]