Off Track Podcast: Sam Lochoff

If Sam Lochoff wasn’t the surprise of the 2021 MotoAmerica Series, we’re not sure who was. The young South African came into the Supersport class fresh off finishing third in the SportbikeTrackGear.com Junior Cup Championship where he had landed on the podium 13 times. But he didn’t win. So who knew that Lochoff would be the revelation of the Supersport…

GRT Yamaha WorldSBK Team’s Gerloff Stays On Top In Independent Riders Championship

The Argentinian round of the FIM Superbike World Championship took place over the weekend, and former MotoAmerica road racer and current GRT Yamaha WorldSBK Team rider Garrett Gerloff spent Friday adapting to the Circuito San Juan Villicum, as well as to his new crew chief Damiano Evangelisti, who was GRT’s Technical Coordinator until the last round. Gerloff was immediately competitive…

Throwback Thursday: The Big Kahunas Of 2000

The MotoAmerica Superbike Championship came to a conclusion in both 2020 and 2021 with three races at the final two rounds—Indianapolis Motor Speedway and WeatherTech Laguna Seca in 2020, and New Jersey Motorsports Park in 2021. And, while three Superbike races in a single weekend was certainly unprecedented—and necessitated by repercussions from the COVID-19 pandemic—two AMA Superbike races on race…

MotoAmerica King Of The Baggers To Feature Six Rounds In 2022, Including Daytona

Thanks to the rousing success of the debut season of the MotoAmerica King Of The Baggers Championship, MotoAmerica, the home of the premier motorcycle road racing series in North America, is excited to announce an expanded, six-round King Of The Baggers Series for the 2022 season. Fittingly, the 2022 MotoAmerica King Of The Baggers Championship will kick off during Bike…

HSBK Thanks Baz, Plots Return For 2022 MotoAmerica Superbike And Supersport

With Frenchman Loris Baz reportedly headed back to the World Superbike Championship for 2022 with the Bonovo BMW team, Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati issued a release today confirming their continued participation in the MotoAmerica Superbike class for 2022 while also preparing to race in the 2022 MotoAmerica Supersport class. The following is from HSBK Racing… The factory-supported Warhorse HSBK Racing…

Mihail Florov Joins Forces With Innovation Race Team To Bring BMW M 1000 RR To MotoAmerica Superbike

The following is from Declan Constable and Innovation Race Team… Bulgarian-born racer Mihail Florov sets his sights on MotoAmerica after pairing up with the Innovation Race Team to bring the first BMW M 1000 RR Superbike to the United States to race in the highly competitive and prestigious MotoAmerica Superbike class. The Innovation Race Team is also proud to announce…

Max Toth Finishes Second In Aprilia RS 660 Trophy Cup Final Round At Vallelunga

On Sunday, Robem Engineering’s MotoAmerica Twins Cup rider Max Toth finished as runner-up in the final Aprilia RS 660 Trophy Cup race of the season, which was held at Autodromo Vallelunga Piero Taruffi, a road racing circuit located about 20 miles north of Rome, Italy. Fifteen-year-old Toth had qualified second on the grid in the weekend’s first qualifying session. Pole…

Supersport Next Generation: Boldly Going Where No 600cc Sportbike Has Gone Before

It’s been well-documented that the Supersport race class has been in flux, globally, for the past couple of years. Despite the fact that the Supersport class has produced some of the most exciting races in the MotoAmerica Series over the past several years–from Garrett Gerloff’s, Valentin Debise’s, JD Beach’s, and Hayden Gillim’s epic battles of a few years ago, to…

Foreign Exchange Road Racers: De Keyrel & Marcon

Recently crowned 2021 MotoAmerica Twins Cup Champion Kaleb De Keyrel is en route to Autodromo Vallelunga Piero Taruffi, a road racing circuit located about 20 miles north of Rome, Italy, near Vallelunga of Campagnano. This weekend, De Keyrel will compete in the sixth and final round of the Aprilia RS 660 Trophy Cup, a spec racing series created by Aprilia,…

Beaubier Scores Top-Five Result In Red Bull Grand Prix Of The Americas Moto2 Race

To the absolute delight of the enthusiastic crowd at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, Cameron Beaubier finished fifth in today’s Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas Moto2 Race. The five-time MotoAmerica Superbike champion recorded his best (by far) result of his rookie season in what is arguably World Championship motorcycle road racing’s toughest and most-competitive class.…

Beaubier Qualifies Fifth, Roberts 26th In Moto2 At Red Bull Grand Prix Of The Americas

In Saturday’s Moto2 qualifying at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, American Racing Team’s Cameron Beaubier put his Triumph-powered #6 Kalex Moto2 machine fifth on the starting grid for Sunday’s race. It was, by far, Beaubier’s best qualifying effort of the season, far eclipsing the 13th-place start that he qualified for at Portugal in round three of the…

Off Track Podcast: Jon Cornwell

Jon Cornwell has been around the block – as a top-notch flat tracker and road racer, a suspension tech, and a crew chief – and all that experience paid dividends for the Fresh N’ Lean Attack Performance Yamaha team this year as the Canadian helped guide Jake Gagne to the 2021 MotoAmerica Superbike Championship with an incredible 17 wins in…

3D Motorsports To Field MotoAmerica Team In 2022

The following is from 3D Motorsports… Blanchard, Oklahoma-based 3D Motorsports LLC has committed to building a topnotch MotoAmerica race team for the 2022 season. 3D Motorsports LLC is a newly established business run by former AMA/MotoAmerica racer Dustin Dominguez. With the staff the team has hired, there is more than 35 years of experience building race-winning machines. The team looks…

“Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure To Rise” Episode 8 Premieres On MotoAmerica’s YouTube Channel

Throughout the 2021 MotoAmerica season, MotoAmerica’s broadcast team has produced a revamped and reinvigorated version of its complementary TV show called “Inside MotoAmerica.” In past years, the feature-focused program has covered virtually all aspects of MotoAmerica, its riders, teams, race classes, staff, and officials. For 2021, the team took a new tack and created “Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure To Rise,” which…