Genichi Kawakami, Founder of Yamaha, 1912 – 2002

Genichi Kawakami, Founder of Yamaha, 1912 – 2002

Genichi Kawakami, the man who established Yamaha Motor Co. in 1955, died Saturday May 25th at the age of 90 in Hamamatsu, Japan. [img1] His success story begins in 1937. After commercial studies, Mr. Kawakami joined the company was run by his father, Nippon Gakki Co....

World Motocross – Round 5 – ITALY

Castiglione Del Lago French riders win all three classes. Smets bike broke in the 500 main. 500 Grand Prix Results: 1. Yves DeMaria – KTM 2. Marnicq Bervoets – YAM 3. Stefan Everts – YAM 4. Javier Garcia Vico – KTM 5. Pierrick Paget – HON...
World Motocross – Round 4 – FRANCE

World Motocross – Round 4 – FRANCE

Stefan Everts win his 52nd career GP on the St. Jean d’Angely circuit, and lead the 500cc points chase. Mickael Pichon wins the 250 race on his ‘home’ track, with countryman Frederic Bolley second. Steve Ramon of Belgium wins 125 Grand Prix. 500...
SurferCross!

SurferCross!

It’s a two day event, combining top moto riders & surfers. First day is moto, next day is surfing – combine the scores and see who wins! It was Monday August 5 at Saddleback MX Park, and Tuesday August 6 at San Onofre State Beach. Boniface, Byrne,...
A Day In The Dirt – The Movie!

A Day In The Dirt – The Movie!

World Premiere. Beverly Hills. World famous Academy of Motion Pictures building. (Yes, THE Academy of Motion Pictures where they give out those small, gold statuettes to famous performers!) Red Carpet, Celebs – Alexander, Brown, Chandler, Fonseca, Gonzalez,...