Erik Kehoe to manage American Honda’s MX Team

Torrance CALIFORNIA : American Honda announced today that Erik Kehoe will return to the Honda family as Team Manager of Honda Racing’s Motocross program. The legendary 125cc and 250cc motocrosser retired from competition in 1995 and became Honda Of Troy’s Motocross Team Manager. Kehoe guided the Honda-supported team to many successes in the following years. [...]

World MX Grand Prix – Round 14 – AUSTRIA (Everts Champ!)

Karntenring circuit – Joel Smets won the final 500 GP of the season, but it wasn’t enough to stop Stefan Everts from winning his first 500 world title, and his fifth world championship total. Mickael Pichon continued his domination of the 250 class with the win today, and Erik Eggens won the 125 Grand Prix. [...]

World MX Grand Prix – Round 13 – ITALY

Circuit Castiglione Del Lago The 500 title is still up for grabs. It will be decided at the last round in Austria. Stefan Everts leads Joel Smets by 23 points. Smets won today’s 500 GP, Everts was second. Newly crowned 250 World Champion Mickael Pichon won the 250 GP today, and Ken Gundersen won in [...]

2002 AMA National Numbers

250 Supercross – Ricky Carmichael #1 125 West Supercross – Ernesto Fonseca #1 125 East Supercross – Travis Pastrana #1 250 Motocross – Ricky Carmichael #1 125 Motocross – Mike Brown #1 2 – Jeremy McGrath 3 – Mike Brown 4 – Ricky Carmichael 5 – Mike LaRocco 6 – Steve Lamson 10 – Larry [...]

Kawasaki signs Lusk, announces 2002 racing teams

Kawasaki has announced their riders for the 2002 AMA/EA Sports Supercross Series and AMA/Chevy Trucks U.S. Series for its two teams: Team Chevy Trucks/Kawasaki and Team Kawasaki/Pro Circuit/SplitFire. They have added Ezra Lusk and James Stewart. Ricky Carmichael will leave to ride with Honda. Lusk, who is 25 years old, began his racing career Team [...]

World MX Grand Prix – Round 12 – NETHERLANDS

Lierop circuit. 125 champ James Dobb out with sore neck, victory to Erik Eggens. 250 class win goes to Chad Reed, champ Mickael Pichon second. Joel Smets wins 500 class, Stefan Everts out with ignition problems. 500′s down to wire with two races to go. 500 Results: 1. Joel Smets – KTM 2. Marnicq Bervoets [...] signs with Suzuki, new riders for 2002

Colorado Springs CO – Motoworld announced signing with American Suzuki Motor Corporation for the 2002 AMA/EA Sports Supercross Series and AMA/Chevy Trucks US Motocross Series. They have also signed Justin Buckelew, Ben Riddle, Andrew Short and resigned Damon Huffman for 2002. The team additionally signed agreements under which they will be using RG3 Suspension [...]

World MX Grand Prix – Round 11 – GERMANY

James Dobb and Mickael Pichon win their first ever World Motocross Championships at Gaildorf! Dobb clinched the 125 championship for KTM by finishing fourth today. Pichon clinched the 250 championship for Suzuki by winning the Grand Prix today. Joel Smets won the 500 Grand Prix. 125 Grand Prix 1. Luigi Seguy – YAM 2. Steve [...]

McGrath wins Melbourne supercross

Supercross Masters Australian Supercross Championship Round 10 – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne McGrath Turns it on at Melbourne Supercross Masters! He came. He saw. And he conquered. American Supercross legend Jeremy McGrath turned it on in a dazzling display to deliver a knock-out punch in last night’s (August 12) tenth round of the Supercross Masters [...]

World MX Grand Prix – Round 10 – SWITZERLAND

Roggenburg Circuit Bervoets, Federici, and Dobb come away with wins. 500 Grand Prix 1. Marnicq Bervoets – YAM 2. Stefan Everts – YAM 3. Jonny Lindhe – HUS 4. Andrea Bartolini – HUS 5. Andrew McFarlane – YAM 17. Joel Smets – KTM 500 Point Standings: 1. Stefan Everts – 235 2. Joel Smets – [...]