News from January 2012

Tyler Bowers Brings Momentum into Hometown Race as 2012 AMA Arenacross Series Debuts from Lexington’s Rupp Arena

A new winner stood atop the podium last Friday night as Team Faith KTM’s Kelly Smith became the fourth different rider to claim victory during the 2012 AMA Arenacross Series. The veteran rider’s triumph helped kick off two nights of action for the inaugural Cedar Park race, but by the end of the weekend, it [...]

Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2012 – Highlighted by a Return to the USA

Series to Visit Southern California, the Birthplace of Motocross The world’s best freestyle motocross riders will take to the air again in front of huge crowds at some of the most iconic locations when the Red Bull X-Fighters kicks off its six stop 2012 world tour on April 13 in Dubai. The planet’s premiere freestyle [...]

TLD Mobile App Now Available through iTunes

Troy Lee Designs and PixelMags are proud to announce the brand new TLD Mobile App now available through Apple’s iTunes Store! This free mobile application provides Troy Lee Designs’ fans and customers the opportunity to interact with TLD in a whole new way by delivering our catalog experience to your mobile device. By downloading the [...]

Tyla Rattray Injury Ends 2012 Supercross Season

Tyla Rattray sustained a severe concussion and a small fracture of the C7 vertebrae during his heat race at the Oakland Supercross. Here is the official press release: Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Tyla Rattray was injured during his heat race at the Oakland round of the Monster Energy Supercross. Rattray was unable to race the remainder [...]

Honda Riders Chad Reed and Eli Tomac Lead Points Chase After Round Four of 2012 Supercross Series

Round four of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship series took place this weekend in Oakland, CA. The Oakland Coliseum, which usually serves as home to the Oakland Raiders and Oakland A’s, was filled Saturday night with thousands of Supercross enthusiasts. It was another great week for Honda, with GEICO Honda’s Eli [...]

AMA and KTM announce bike winner in 2011 AMA KTM National Dual Sport Trail Riding Series

American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) member Randy Odom of St. Louis will take his dual-sport passion to an entirely new level this summer. That’s because the 29-year-old Odom just got an unexpected bonus for riding in last year’s AMA KTM National Dual Sport Trail Riding Series: a 2012 KTM 350 EXC-F from 2011 series sponsor KTM [...]

Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto Takes Third at 2012 Oakland Supercross

Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto finished third after a hard fought main event at Round 4 of the 2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross series at Stadium in Oakland, Calif. His teammate Jake Weimer fell short of his goal for the weekend, but still finished inside the top-ten in eighth position.  Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Broc [...]

Rockstar Energy Racing Teams Turn in Inspiring Performances at 2012 Oakland Supercross

Star Valli Yamaha’s Sipes & Izzi bring home fourth-place & seventh-place finishes in Supercross Lites Photos by Jake Klingensmith This past weekend of racing was the Rockstar Energy Racing teams’ turn to shine. Round four of the 2012 AMA/FIM Supercross Championship Series at Coliseum in Oakland, CA, on Saturday night saw all the Rockstar [...]

Four Winners in Four Races: 2012 Monster Energy Supercross Season Living up to Hype as it Returns to Anaheim

Not Since 1976 Have There Been Four Different Winners Through Four Races Entering the 2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, season, the attention surrounded the four former champions who were set to wage war inside the most storied and popular stadiums in North America. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto – the reigning [...]

FREE Ride Day with JDR/J-Star/KTM Team Wednesday February 1, 2012

Lucas Oil MX Park (formerly Starwest) – February 1, 2012 JDR Motorsports is excited to offer a great opportunity to local Southern California riders in the form of a FREE ride day this Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at Lucas Oil MX Park in Perris, CA. All riders will get FREE entry into Lucas Oil MX [...]