News from June 2011

2012 Motocross of Nations to be in Belgium

La Baneza, Spain: It was announced at today’s Spanish Grand Prix of Motocross that the 2012 Motocross of Nations, the world’s most prestigious motocross race, will be held in Lommel, Belgium. Belgium has the richest history of any country in World MX, having produced more World Champions than any other country. And one of the [...]

2011 FIM World Motocross – Round 7 – Spain

KTM, Tony Cairoli, and Ken Roczen dominate Round 7 of the FIM World Motocross Grand Prix series at La Baneza, Spain. Roczen takes over MX 2 series points lead, Desalle leads Cairoli by one point in MX 1 series. La Baneza There was some doubt leading up to the Spanish Grand Prix as to Ken [...]

FIM Women’s World Motocross 2011 – Round 4 – Italy

Round 4 of the FIM Women’s World Motocross Championships in Italy. And defending Women’s World Motocross Champion Steffi Laier of Germany comes out on top today, with moto finishes of 2/1. Second overall goes to ‘hometown’ racer Chiara Fontanesi, who went 1/2 on the day. Steffi leads the Championship Points Chase as she goes for [...]

Justin Barcia overcomes illness to lead GEICO Honda team in Maryland

MECHANICSVILLE, Md. – When GEICO Honda Lites rider Justin Barcia was diagnosed with mononucleosis last week, people across the world of motocross told him: Don’t race at Budds Creek. After finishing third overall Saturday at the Budds Creek National in the Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship, the world of motocross should now know better than [...]

2011 AMA Motocross – Round 4 – Budds Creek MD

Round 4 of the AMA National Motocross Series at Budds Creek MX in Mechanicsville, Maryland. In the ‘Motocross’ class, the series points leader Chad Reed wins the overall victory today. In the 250 MX Lites class, the series points leader, Tyla Rattray wins the overall victory in the lites class. Budds Creek MX In the [...]

2011 FIM World Motocross – Round 7 – Spain – Qualifying

Round 7 of the FIM World Motocross Grand Prix series takes place in Spain, at a new circuit – La Baneza. Dutch racer on the KTM Red Bull Teka team Jeffrey Herlings leads the MX 2 championship series, and Belgian Rockstar Suzuki rider Clement Desalle leads the MX 1 Championship series. Today’s Qualifying Race winners [...]

Metal Mulisha General Brian Deegan to Debut in Global RallyCross This Weekend at Pikes Peak

Brian Deegan’s new Ford Fiesta rally car, designed by Metal Mulisha Mulisha leader gears up for X Games in new Ford Fiesta by joining Tanner Foust and others at ‘Last Chance’ event Photo credit: Metal Mulisha Metal Mulisha’s Brian Deegan is hitting the road again this weekend, joining the third and final stop of the [...]

Preview of Round 4 AMA Motocross at Budds Creek MX

The AMA Motocross Series head to Maryland for Round 4. Chad Reed and Tyla Rattray lead the Motocross and 250 MX Lites Series championship point standings respectively. Info from MXSports: With three rounds complete in the 2011 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, a trio of riders are shaping the battle for the premier 450 [...]

Supercross Champions Jeremy McGrath and Ricky Carmichael Collaborate on Track Design for Inaugural Monster Energy Cup in Las Vegas

$1 Million up for Grabs on McGrath/Carmichael Inspired Race Track Feld Motor Sports announced today that Ricky Carmichael, the all-time greatest motocross racer, and Jeremy McGrath, the all-time greatest supercross racer, will collaborate on the track design for the inaugural Monster Energy Cup at Las Vegas Sam Boyd Stadium October 15. With a chance to [...]

Stefan Everts 10 Time World Motocross Champion’s Everts & Friends Charity Race

The circuit of Horensbergdam in Genk is the venue of the sixth edition of the “Everts & Friends Charity Race”. This unique motocross event will take place on Thursday July 21, National Day of Belgium. As the event’s name indicates, all profits will go to charity. Stefan Everts, tenfold World Champion MX and currently Race [...]