News from September 2009

US Open of Supercross info – race to include Supercross Champ James Stewart, Chad Reed, Ryan Dungey, … and Ezra Lusk!

The US Open of Supercross started in Las Vegas in 1998. This year, the event is, as always, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The big name riders will be competing October 9 & 10, with amateur racing on the 11th. James Stewart will be racing. He’s the current AMA / FIM [...]

MXAdventures: My take on the 450 Top Ten Steel City

The 450 class did crown Chad Reed the Champion at Budds Creek but there was still plenty of racing action left at Steel City as the guys fought hard for the remaining position. Chad Reed himself came into the last race with the championship title giving him a break to relax and enjoy the day. [...]

MXAdventures: My take on the 450 Top Ten Steel City

The 450 class did crown Chad Reed the Champion at Budds Creek but there was still plenty of racing action left at Steel City as the guys fought hard for the remaining position. Chad Reed himself came into the last race with the championship title giving him a break to relax and enjoy the day. [...]

RJ SAYS: My Last Supercross

San Diego Supercross. 1991. I knew that 1991 was going to be my last year racing supercross, because of the wrist injury I suffered at the Gainesville AMA National Motocross in 1989. Little did I know that San Diego would be my last ‘real’ supercross race. In this video, you’ll see some of that last [...]

Fire & Police MX Nationals – Oct. 5-6, 2009

Rounds 5 & 6 of the Fire & Police Motocross Nationals will be dedicated to Captain Ted Hall of the Los Angeles County Fire Department who lost his life during the Station Fire. To register, click the link below. You can also sign up on race day at the track. For more information on the [...]

All Quiet on the Western Front

  By Justin Quinn I chose today’s title for a couple of reasons. Both to give an informative title and to also have something that got your attention to here today’s story with a bit of an analogy. All Quiet on the Western front represents both the news of rider’s contracts and a throw back [...]

U.S. House subcommittee to consider banning riding on 9.4 million acres

Hearing on Oct. 1 to focus on a ban of off-highway riding on more than 9 million acres of Utah land In a surprise move, the chairman of a U.S. House subcommittee has scheduled a hearing for next week on a proposal that would ban off-highway motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), and bicycles from more than [...]

AMA Amateur National Motocross at Loretta Lynn Ranch on TV this week

The Air Nautiques/AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships from Loretta Lynn Ranch presented by Amsoil will return to Versus Network on Thursday, September 24th at 4:00 p.m. EST with extensive coverage of the world’s biggest motocross race. This year’s show will air in HD, produced by the same crew that puts together the highly regarded Racer [...]

2005 AMA Supercross & Motocross Photo Flashback

2005 AMA Supercross & Motocross Photo Flashback …. Ricky Carmichael won the Supercross title, his first season on Suzuki, riding a two-stroke RM 250 …. he then won the ’250′ outdoor motocross championship, but on the four-stroke RMZ 450. We are going to let you comment below on who won the 125 West Supercross title, [...]

2009 Suzuki RM-Z450 Racing Motorcycle

The Suzuki RM-Z450 is a full-on racing motorcycle, designed for supercross and motocross The suggested MSRP for the 2009 RM 450 is $7,899 It’s engine features include: An 18-pin magneto-rotor that senses feedback on crankshaft position, rotation speed and stroke. This iis fed back to the ECU to calculate optimum injection & ignition timings Five [...]