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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 […]