News from August 2010

Unofficial & Rumor: USA Motocross of Nations Team – Dungey, Short, Canard

Motocross and Supercross industry personnel from around the world have started to contact to verify if the rumor is true. “Is Team USA for MX of Nations Ryan Dungey, Andrew Short, and Trey Canard? What happened to James Stewart being on the team?” has had no contact with anyone that makes these decisions. [...]

Join Malcolm Smith & JN Roberts To Benefit Orphans

ROCKY MOUNTAIN ROAD TRIP 2010 RIDE WITH MALCOLM SMITH AND JN ROBERTSFundraiser Benefiting The Kids Of El Oasis Orphanage Helena, MT — Join motorcycling legends Malcolm Smith and JN Roberts for the ride of a lifetime September 8-13, 2010. Set for JN Roberts’ 1,400-acre ranch in Montana, the event is limited to the first 20 [...]

Honda Announces Expanded Application for New Battery Technology

Advanced GYZ20L Battery now approved for additional Honda Powersports models Torrance, Calif., August 12, 2010 – Available exclusively through Honda Powersports dealers, the advanced GYZ20L battery has recently been certified as an approved replacement part for additional Honda motorcycle, ATV and PWC models, American Honda announced today. Designed as a true “Next Generation” battery, the [...]

Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship Notes and Stats: Rockstar Energy Unadilla National

After eight rounds of the 2010 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, the world’s best riders took a break from competition in preparation for the final month of racing. Now, following a three-week break, the most prestigious motocross championship on the planet returns to action this weekend at legendary Unadilla Valley Sports Center in New [...]

U.S. Interior Department eyeing possible closure of millions more acres to off-highway riding

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Recently revealed documents show that a federal land management agency has been talking about changing land-use designations on public land that could close from 35 million to 140 million acres to off-highway riding, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. In a letter to U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar dated Aug. 9, Ed [...]

Answer Racing’s James Stewart Set to Make His Highly Anticipated Return!

Corona, CA. After months of being on the injured list, Answer’s James Stewart is set and ready to make his return this weekend at Unadilla. Spending the last two months practicing, testing and doing everything he can to be ready, James is set to take on the infamous Unadilla national and give the motocross world [...]

Five Things to Look for at the Unadilla National Motocross This Saturday

The gates are set to drop in New Berlin, NY, on Saturday, August 14, at the Unadilla Valley Sports Center. Unadilla has seamlessly intertwined itself in motocross history and this year’s edition will be no exception. Here are five things to look for at this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink AMA Motocross National. Ryan Dungey leads [...]

MX GPs of Belgium & Czech 2010, by Tony Cairoli

Tony Cairoli, MX 1 World Motocross Champion, talks about winning the Belgian and Czech Republic Grand Prix races. MXGP – Belgium – Lommel – 2010 Hey everybody, After a long break for almost a month we had our first GP – close by our second home in Belgium, 5 minutes from where I live when [...]

Australian 2010 Motocross of Nations Team Announced

Motorcycling Australia has announced their team for the 2010 Red Bull Motocross of Nations, to be held at the Lakewood, Colorado – Thunder Valley circuit, just ourside of Denver. Team Australia is anchored by two racers that spend most of their time racing in the two major AMA Series in the USA – Supercross & [...]

Toyota Surfercross Presented by Muscle Milk Wraps up its 12th Year

What happens when you take current X Games gold medalist Josh Grant, silver medalist Justin Brayton, former motocross racers Jeff Emig and Jeff “Chicken” Matiasevich, FMX riders Ronnie Renner, Ronnie Faisst and Jeff “Ox” Kargola, and throw them on a track and in the water with past and current surfing icons like Sunny Garcia, Mike [...]