News from January 2011

Red Bull/KTM Supercross Motocross Team Rider Autograph Signing at Malcolm Smith Motorsports

January 7, 2011 – 6:00-7:00pm Red Bull/KTM Factory Racing Team riders will attend the Malcolm Smith Motorsports autograph signing prior to the opening round of the AMA Supercross Series on January 7th from 6:00-7:00pm. Don’t miss out on an opportunity to score an autograph from Andrew Short, Mike Alessi, Ken Roczen and Marvin Musquin. In [...]

KTM Announces Pro Contingency for the 2011 AMA Supercross and AMA Arenacross Series

KTM North America, Inc. is excited to announce its contingency payout for the 2011 AMA Supercross and AMA Arenacross Series. KTM will post $580,000 in possible contingency payout between the two series. Contingency will be available in the following classes for the overall finish per round. Arenacross Series Paying Rounds Events Paid 1st-8th 9th-16th Total [...]

Kawasaki Continues Commitment to Racers with Largest 2011 Contingency Posting

The Kawasaki contingency program continues its commitment to Kawasaki racers with a payout totaling nearly $5 million for the 2011 race season. Kawasaki’s impressive line-up of 2011 motorcycles makes it a perfect time to go green and get paid. Kawasaki’s contingency not only boasts the most profitable payout in both off-road and motocross racing to [...]

Thumpa’s 2011 Supercross Season Preview

Gone are the lazy days of the holiday season… …and the 2011 Supercross season is now upon us. The onset of the upcoming season offers a stark contrast to the 2010 SX season. Heading into last season, perennial favorites veteran like James Stewart, Chad Reed, and Kevin Windham were hungrily eyeing up the youngsters. Yet [...]

The Story of My Life

Yes, I stole the title directly from Social Distortion’s hit song. But I have a really good reason. I saw them once and the guy goes, “This next song is all about being a day late and a dollar short – which has always been the story of my life!” So, again, my poor little [...]

Germany’s Ken Roczen Ready for American Supercross video by Red Bull

{jumi [forms/2011-ken-roczen-redbull.php]} At only 16 years of age, Red Bull KTM’s German motocross phenom Ken Roczen has come to the United States to challenge for the 2011 West Coast Lites Supercross title. Here, he practices just days before the season opener on January 8th in Anaheim, California.

Heads Up: Anaheim Supercross Pre-Party Gets Bigger as Matrix & Scorpions Step up!

Movie Screening And Industry Bash To Kick Off 2011 SX Season The list of celebrities and sponsors for the 2011 Monster Energy Supercross season pre-party is getting bigger as the industry is getting together to host a party for fans and friends. In addition to VIP racing greats like Broc Glover, Danny LaPorte and David [...]

DC Moto TF Day with Ryan Morais

Ryan Morais’ goal for a 2010 West Coast Lites Supercross championship came to a screeching halt in just the 3rd round of the series, when another racer landed on the back on his bike, sending both riders crashing to the ground. This unfortunate crash would sideline Ryan for a few rounds, but he would eventually [...]

DC Moto TF Day with Ryan Morais

Ryan Morais’ goal for a 2010 West Coast Lites Supercross championship came to a screeching halt in just the 3rd round of the series, when another racer landed on the back on his bike, sending both riders crashing to the ground. This unfortunate crash would sideline Ryan for a few rounds, but he would eventually [...]

FMX Superstar, Jeremy ‘Twitch’ Stenberg and Wife Susie Stenberg, Star in VH-1 Reality Show “The X Life”

Premiering January 10th, 2011 at 10:00 PM ET/PT On January 10th (10 p.m. ET/PT), VH1–home of pop culture TV favorites “Rock of Love” and “Celebrity Rehab,” will premiere “THE X LIFE,” the network’s first foray into the vastly popular and always adrenaline-charged world of action sports. “The X Life” features vert skater Pierre-Luc Gagnon, BMXer [...]