News from April 2011

Round 16 – AMA/FIM Supercross Series 2011 – Salt Lake City

Ryan Villopoto wins Salt Lake City Supercross! Extends Supercross Series points lead! Chad Reed finishes second. James Stewart has two falls. Eli Tomac wins 250 West Regional. Broc Tickle maintains slim points lead. The 2011 AMA Supercross Series in Utah for round 16! Rice-Eccles Stadium Rice-Eccles Stadium hosts Monster Energy Supercross, but it’s also hosted [...]

Rest In Peace OX

April 29, 2011 – While riding with friends and family outside of San Felipe, Jeff “OX” Kargola crashed while riding his dirt bike. Jeff was attended to by medical personnel on site and was transported via helicopter to the San Felipe hospital where he passed away due to his injuries. He passed early this afternoon [...]

What’s the second performance improvement I should make on my dirt bike?

So what is the second performance improvement I should make on my dirt bike or motocross bike? Ok we got the first big performance improvement you should make on your bike here. So what is the second thing I should do to make my dirt bike run faster?  (We are going to consider that [...]

Autographed Collectables partners with Mick Doohan, parties with Jeremy McGrath

Updates from our friends at Autographed Collectables1. Autographed Collectables is proud to announce that they have been selected as the Official Memorabilia Provider of Doohan’s Bar & Lounge and Cathouse Boutique Nightclub in Las Vegas. These establishments, which can be found inside the Luxor Hotel and Casino, are owned by 5-Time 500cc World Champion, Mick [...]

Salt Lake City Supercross Preview

Did anyone know? Think back to the opening round of the 2011 AMA Supercross Series at Anaheim. A1. Did anyone thing that with two rounds remaining in the series, the top four riders would all be in contention for that coveted title – 2011 AMA Supercross Series Champion?A lot is going to happen in this [...]

Electric Versus Gas Showdown at MiniMotoSX

Second annual “Energy Crisiscross”! The MiniMotoSX event has been a proving grounds for electric motorcycle technology for several years now. After a few years of demonstration races (The first of which included former Supercross champion Jeff Emig), last year the electric bikes were combined with the 16 inch wheel gas bikes in a head to [...]

Dunlop Riders Blitz Top Spots at 2011 World Mini Grand Prix

Dunlop congratulates Team Dunlop’s 2011 World Mini Grand Prix Champions Stilez Robertson, Garrett Marchbanks, Brandy Richards, Tanner Stack, Mark Worth, Michael Mosiman, Jordon Smith and Chase Bell. The talented Team Dunlop squad performed tremendously aboard their Geomax-fitted race machines at the World Mini Grand Prix held in Mesquite, NV, on April 11-17, racking up 12 [...]

World Motocross MX1 Champion Tony Cairoli and Grand Prix of Netherlands

Tony Cairoli twisted his knee severely at the Bulgarian Grand Prix of Motocross over two weeks ago. He wen thru a lot in the two weeks leading up to last Monday’s Grand Prix of Netherlands. But neither the pain in his knee, or the memory of Bugaria could stop him. He arrived very motivated (although [...]

Ben Townley to Miss USA and Brazilian MX GP’s

Returning to GP Motocross and being far from 100% ready, has been a tough pill to swallow for Team CLS Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki’s, Ben Townley. The determined New Zealander battled in the demanding sand of Valkenswaard over the Easter weekend and it was this result that has forced Townley and his team to [...]

Five Things to Look For at the Salt Lake City Supercross

The gate drops on the penultimate round of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross series this Saturday night at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah. Kevin Windham took the win at last year’s race, and he commented that it’s the first time he’s ever recalled racing in the snow. The 2011 AMA Supercross Series championship [...]