News from December 2006

Kawasaki & Monster Energy Team Up

Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. is pleased to announce a significant motorcycle racing partnership with Monster Beverage Company. Over the past two years, Team Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki has scored five AMA Lites class titles, earning industry-wide respect for the Monster Energy branded energy drink producers. This new sponsorship agreement will give Kawasaki’s professional motocross, off-road, road [...]

Vancouver, Canada Supercross Results

BC Place The ‘big three’ were ‘the show’ once again: Chad Reed, Ricky Carmichael, and James Stewart. They are the very best supercross riders in the world. Tonight, it was Ricky Carmichael coming out on top. Carmichael passed Stewart for the lead positing with about five laps to go, holding it until the checkered flag. [...]

Marty Moates – First American winner of the US 500 Grand Prix of MX – 2006

Suddenly, sadly, tragically, Marty Moates took his own life Thursday, December 7th. Marty was a man of many talents, and well-liked by all in the industry. He was the first American to ever win the famous ‘Carlsbad Grand Prix’ in 1980, the annual gathering of the best from Europe and America for the 500 World [...]

Ivan Tedesco injury update from Suzuki

Team Makita Suzuki Racing’s Ivan Tedesco Hopes to Overcome Three Broken Bones Before Anaheim SX Courtesy American Suzuki BREA, Calif., American Suzuki Motor Corp. (ASMC) announced today that Team Makita Suzuki Racing’s Ivan Tedesco suffered three broken bones in his left hand after competitor James Stewart landed on him during practice at round one of [...]

Toronto, Canada Supercross Results

Rogers Centre (Formerly SkyDome) Before the race, in practice, Ivan Tedesco and James Stewart tangled – and Ivan came out on the worse end – he most likely has a broken bone in his hand. The ‘big three’ were ‘the show’ – Chad Reed, Ricky Carmichael, and James Stewart. Chad Reed, riding in his first [...]