News from July 2003

2004 Kawasaki KX photos

Photos courtesy Kawasaki Motors Corp. USA 2004 KX 125 2004 KX 250 The new four-stroke KX 250 F KX 250 F (Yes, we just noticed the image is reversed!)

World MX GP – Round 8 – Belgium

The historic Citadelle Circuit in Namur This track is so special, you really need to see it in person to appreciate it. They have been having races there since 1947. The circuit is on top of a castle-like fortification, racing on a narrow track with trees surrounding the majority of it. Throw in some pavement [...]

Random photos

Nothing that important Just some random photos you might want to look at function OpenWindow(url, width, height) { window.open(url, ‘img’, ‘resizable, width=’+width+’,height=’+height+”); } Bill Q bustin’ it on his CZ. Didn’t think I’d run this one did you? Remember when CZ’s were THE bike to have? How many people remember Bugs Bermie? Don’t lie! Remember [...]

Boost Crossover

California Surf Party! What does this have to do with motocross? Boost is big on motocross. They are title sponsor of the Boost Mobile Yamaha of Troy team, and they sponsor many individual riders as well. Boost is big on extreme sports in general – surf, MX, snow, and skate. What is Boost? Why do [...]

Consistency Pays

Grant Langston, 2003 125 AMA/Chevy Trucks U. S. National Motocross Champion! (And the last round in Troy, Ohio is cancelled.) Originally from South Africa, Grant won the FIM 125 World Motocross championship in 2000, and came to the USA for a new challenge in 2001. He and Mike Brown battled till the final race, with [...]

10

Ricky Carmichael has won 10 AMA Pro-Racing Championships now The latest is the 2003 AMA/Chevy Trucks US 250 National Motocross Championship And he’s only 23 Ten? Yes, ten. RC wrapped up his tenth championship on Sunday, August 31, in PA.1997 125 National Champion 1998 125 National Champion 1999 125 National Champion 2001 250 Supercross Champion [...]

Editor’s Choice – Video Game of the Year – ATV Off Road Fury 2

We’ve played ‘em all. The kids in the Rick Johnson School of Champions & the Point X Camps have played ‘em all too. This one is the very best by far. It’s playable online too! It’s the winner of the Supercross.com 2003 Video Game of the Year Award – ATV Off Road Fury 2. You [...]

Let The Good Times Roost!

We ride the new 2004 Kawasaki KX 250F four-stroke! function openWindow() { window.open(‘/videos/kx250.html’, ‘video’,’width=320,height=256′); } — Click here to see a video clip! (Quicktime required.) How and why did this happen? Rodger Howe, Director of Communications for Kawasaki explains: “We are giving the press the first ride on our new KX 250F four-stroke. Customers have [...]

2004 Supercross Ticket info

TicketsNow.com is offering the ability to purchase 2004 Supercross tickets online. Right now they have Indianapolis (March 20) and Las Vegas (May 1) events available. Tickets for other events will be listed as they become available. These are premium seats and tickets. Even if an event is sold out, chances are you can still get [...]

World MX GP – Round 7 – Sweden

Uddevalla Circuit Stefan Everts is the talk of the motocross world in Europe, as he won his 60th and 61st Grands Prix today. Stefan won both the 125 class, and the premier MXGP class. Mickael Pichon finished third in the MXGP class, and leads Everts by a scant three points in the championship chase – [...]