Gerloff Ends Misano Test Third Fastest: UPDATED

Two-time MotoAmerica Supersport Champion Garrett Gerloff ended the two-day World Superbike test at Misano in Italy today with the third fastest time – the GRT Yamaha WorldSBK rider just .325 of a second from Aruba.it Racing Ducati’s Michael Ruben Rinaldi, who ended up at the top of the timesheets on the second day. Despite a crash in this afternoon’s final…

Brandon Paasch Wins Daytona 200

The following is from luxeStar VIP… Brandon Paasch wrapped up his unfinished business from 2019 by winning the 2021 79th Daytona 200 in dramatic fashion. Despite a red flag caused by one of the leaders after 18 laps, Paasch was comfortably running with the front group from the green flag. After the restart, a small issue during the last pit stop caused…

Off Track Podcast: Ashton Yates

Ashton Yates has been competing in the MotoAmerica Series ever since it began in 2015. The 21-year-old has raced in almost every class in the series, from the original KTM RC Cup all the way to Superbike. This episode marks Yates’ second appearance on Off Track With Carruthers And Bice, and we caught up with the Georgian to talk about…

MotoAmerica Goes Live Down Under With FOX SPORTS Australia

MotoAmerica, North America’s premier motorcycle road racing series, is thrilled to announce that FOX SPORTS Australia will bring live coverage of the 2021 MotoAmerica HONOS Superbike, Supersport and King of the Baggers races to Australia, as well as televising MotoAmerica Rewind, the series’ hour-long Superbike highlights program. MotoAmerica races and MotoAmerica Rewind will be available to watch on Foxtel, Australia’s…

Off Track Podcast: Hunter Dunham

It’s a family affair in the Hunter Dunham Racing team with dad spinning wrenches, mom balancing the books and Hunter racing the team’s Yamaha YZF-R1 in the MotoAmerica Stock 1000 and Superbike Cup classes. Dunham had an up-and-down season in the Stock 1000 class last year, but still managed to finish 10th in the championship. We dragged Dunham away from…

R&G Continues To Keep MotoAmerica Protected As Official Partner For 2021 Championship

MotoAmerica, North America’s premier motorcycle road racing series, is pleased to announce that R&G, a global leader in aftermarket accessories for motorcycle protection, will return as an official partner of the 2021 MotoAmerica Championship. The coming racing season will mark the third successive year of R&G’s partnership with MotoAmerica. R&G produces premium, innovative damage protection products for motorcycles, including tank…

Austin Miller To Pure Attitude Racing For MotoAmerica Supersport

The following is from Pure Attitude Racing… The following is from Pure Attitude Racing… Pure Attitude Racing is delighted to announce that Austin Miller will represent them in this year’s MotoAmerica Supersport series. He will campaign a Kawasaki ZX-6R. Eighteen-year-old Miller is a former off-road champ, winning multiple state AMA championships in both Motocross and Supercross. Currently studying at The…

Off Track Podcast: Toby Khamsouk

A MotoAmerica racer since 2017 in the KTM RC Cup, Toby Khamsouk and his family are fixtures in the MotoAmerica paddock. The 18-year-old Khamsouk had his best season to date in 2020, with the Californian’s debut year in the Twins Cup Series a resounding success. Khamsouk rode his Robem Engineering Suzuki to fifth in the championship – just one point…

No Shock: Öhlins Is Back As An Official Partner Of MotoAmerica

Öhlins, the world’s leading motorcycle and automotive suspension brand, will return as an official partner of MotoAmerica, North America’s premier motorcycle road racing series. The 2021 MotoAmerica season begins at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, April 30-May 1, and concludes at Barber Motorsports Park, September 17-19. “We are committed to MotoAmerica and our support vehicle and technical staff will again be…

Pure Attitude Racing Signs Kiwi Liam MacDonald for MotoAmerica Twins Cup

The following is from Pure Attitude Racing… Pure Attitude Racing is excited to announce that Kiwi Liam MacDonald will race for them in this year’s MotoAmerica Twins Cup Championship alongside the already announced Trevor Standish. The announcement, which will see 21-year-old Liam also actively taking part within Pure Attitude Racing’s academy program, means that fans of MotoAmerica will witness first-hand…

The Spark Is Back: NGK Returns As Official Partner Of The 2021 MotoAmerica Championship

MotoAmerica, the premier motorcycle road racing series in North America, is pleased to announce that NGK Spark Plugs is returning in 2021 as an official partner of the MotoAmerica Championship. With over 80 years of experience as a leading spark plug manufacturer, NGK produces spark plugs for automotive, motorcycle, power sports, marine and outdoor power equipment. NGK also offers complementary…

Lochoff To Team Hammer For 2021 MotoAmerica Supersport Series

The following is from Team Hammer, Inc…. Team Hammer, Inc. is thrilled to announce the signing of top prospect Sam Lochoff to contest the 2021 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing series. The 18-year-old South African will step up to MotoAmerica Supersport competition in 2021 aboard a Team Hammer-built M4 ECSTAR Suzuki GSX-R600.  Lochoff turned heads by landing on the podium in…

aRacer SpeedTek On Board As Official Partner Of MotoAmerica

MotoAmerica, the premier motorcycle road racing series in North America, is pleased to announce that aRacer SpeedTek has come on board as a sponsorship partner for the 2021 season. The Taiwanese engineering company specializes in engine management systems, including the design and manufacture of engine control units (ECUs), electronic fuel injection units, and other electronic parts for motorcycles and automobiles.…

Jason Aguilar Won’t Be Racing In 2021

The following is from Jason Aguilar Racing… Jason Aguilar reluctantly announces that due to a change in circumstance he will no longer compete in this year’s MotoAmerica Superbike Championship.  The news, which comes only a short time after the exciting announcement that was set to see the rider who placed fourth overall in Supersport last year, is disappointing for all concerned…

Trevor Standish To Pure Attitude Racing

The following is from Pure Attitude Racing… Pure Attitude Racing is pleased to announce that Trevor Standish will remain with the team for the 2021 season. Trevor, a former podium finisher in the MotoAmerica Junior Cup series, stepped up to the Twins Cup in 2020, finishing equal seventh overall, with a best result of sixth at the season finale at…

Off Track Podcast: Mathew Scholtz

Mathew Scholtz was having a hell of a season on his Westby Racing Yamaha YZF-R1. Right up until the point when he wasn’t. It all went horribly wrong at Indianapolis Motor Speedway when Scholtz and Cameron Beaubier crashed and Beaubier’s bike struck Scholtz’ leg. The result was surgery, the end of the South African’s season, and a lot of off-season…