News from March 2006

Youthstream & MediaZone to broadcast FIM Motocross & Supermoto World Championships Online

Youthstream is the organization that manages the exclusive television, marketing and promotional worldwide rights of FIM Motocross & Supercross World Championships. MediaZone is the company that provides global online broadcasting, and specializes in sports, entertainment and international programming, via both subscription and pay-per-view. Racing fans will be able to watch the 2006 FIM Motocross World [...]

2006 World Motocross Grand Prix Television Coverage

Largest and most complete television package ever in motorcycling. Bravo! Information below courtesy Youthstream, mediapress, and FIM For each FIM Motocross Grand Prix, Youthstream produces a 4 hour live production of the 4 Races (2x MX1 and 2x MX2). A 52 minute highlight program is produced by Youthstream and is ready for broadcast on Tuesday [...]

Carmichael gets his 25 points back

Ricky Carmichael, the defending AMA Supercross Champion, has had the 25 points taken away from him previously because of a fuel violation, re-instated. Heading into this weekend’s event in Indy, the point standings have Chad Reed leading with 171, Carmichael second with 165, and James Stewart third with 152. Below is the official info. Pickerington [...]

Mike LaRocco announces retirement

Info courtesy Denny Hartwig / Live Nation Mike LaRocco’s 19-year professional racing career will end Saturday, May 6, at the final round of the AMA Supercross Series in Las Vegas. LaRocco, 35, originally from South Bend IN, began his professional career in 1988. Mike announced his intentions today about retirement during the pre-race press conference [...]

Daytona Supercross By Honda By The Numbers

Courtesy of DIS Public Relations DAYTONA BEACH FL – The high-flying, two-wheel action of supercross under the lights returns to Daytona International Speedway for the Daytona Supercross by Honda on Friday, March 10. The best dirt riders in the country including Ricky Carmichael, Chad Reed and James Stewart visit the “World Center of Racing” to [...]