MotoAmerica: Friday Morning Notes And Results From Miller

Turn 15, “The Release,” sits in full view of the clubhouse. Five practices and three qualifying sessions across five classes are scheduled for Friday at Miller Motorsports Park. Near-record heat is forecast this weekend for northern Utah. Ambient temperatures at Miller Motorsports Park, site of round six of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship, are expected to reach…

Video: Kawasaki Ninja H2/H2R Barber Museum

Earlier this month, the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, located on the grounds of scenic Barber Motorsports Park—site of round five of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship—unveiled its most recent motorcycle purchases: a Kawasaki Ninja H2R and a Ninja H2. The 326-horsepower Ninja H2R and 210-hp Ninja H2 are the world’s first supercharged production sportbikes, making them…

Pro Superbikes Return to Miller Motorsports Park This Weekend

The top professional motorcycle road racers in North America will be scorching the pavement at Miller Motorsports Park this weekend, June 26-28, as the MotoAmerica Superbike Challenge hits the track. The MotoAmerica series formerly operated as the AMA Pro Superbike Championship, but now has new ownership and management, led by two-time AMA Champion and three-time 500cc World Champion Wayne Rainey,…

MotoAmerica And The Armed Forces Foundation

MotoAmerica is proud to announce that the Armed Forces Foundation has been named as an official non-profit partner of the 2015 and 2016 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Race Championship. The Armed Forces Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to supporting and advocating for active-duty military personnel, National Guardsmen, Reservists, military families, and veterans. The AFF returns 95 cents of…

Wayne Rainey: MotoAmerica Midseason Update

Rain, rain, go away: At Road Atlanta, round two of the new MotoAmerica series, Yoshimura Suzuki’s Roger Hayden won pole position but crashed in both Superbike races. He is currently fourth overall in points. We were excited to get MotoAmerica up and running, and I think we did a pretty good job in the short amount of time we had…

Kyle Wyman Bicycle Crash Injury Update

Kyle Wyman, shown here racing earlier this month at Barber Motorsports Park, suffered road rash and bruising in a recent bicycle crash. MotoAmerica Supersport racer Kyle Wyman is recovering from severe road rash and other injuries stemming from a high-speed bicycle accident last week. The Millennium Technologies/KWR rider had completed a long climb and was descending a canyon road near…

Cameron Beaubier Taps Ben Spies To Meet Training Goals

MotoAmerica Superbike points leader Cameron Beaubier is pleased to announce that former AMA and World Superbike Champion and MotoGP race-winner Ben Spies has agreed to create a specialized training program for the 22-year-old factory Yamaha motorcycle road racer. Daytona 200-winner Beaubier competes on a Yamaha YZF-R1 Superbike for the Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha team in the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing…

It's Miller Time!

The MotoAmerica Supersport title is up for grabs with JD Beach (95) and Josh Herrin (2) separated by just 10 points. It’s hard to believe that it’s been nine years since a 16-year-old Josh Herrin showed up at Miller Motorsports Park and landed on the podium in just his second-ever professional AMA road race. Now, almost a decade later, Herrin…

See The All-New Yamaha YZF-R1 Superbikes At Miller Motorsports Park

The all-new 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 Superbike is undefeated so far in the 2015 MotoAmerica Championship with Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha riders Josh Hayes and Cameron Beaubier each winning five races. As a member of our Yamaha family, you are invited to the MotoAmerica (AMA/FIM) Superbike Challenge, Friday, June 26, through Sunday, June 28, at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. See the…

Video: KTM RC 390 Cup Behind The Scenes

Video of Kick-Off to the 2015 U.S. KTM RC Cup Series Have you met the “KTM kids,” the 14-to-22-year-old aspiring road racers who are competing in the inaugural MotoAmerica KTM RC 390 Cup? This past May, Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, served as the opening round for MotoAmerica’s 10-race spec series that runs in conjunction with the 2015 AMA/FIM…

PJ Jacobsen and Kenny Noyes Ready To Race On Sunday

New Yorker PJ Jacobsen has three podiums in seven World Supersport starts this season, with a best finish of second at Motorland Aragon in Spain. Americans PJ Jacobsen and Kenny Noyes will start Sunday’s FIM World Supersport and FIM-CEV European Superbike races from third and fourth on their respective grids. Qualifying for Sunday’s 19-lap World Supersport race was held Saturday…

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Would you like to receive the MotoAmerica e-newsletter? Sign up is simple: Simple send an email requesting the newsletter to info@motoamerica.com. Here is a sampling of the type of editorial content that you can expect from each newsletter: The Kids Are All Right The first two rounds of the KTM RC 390 Cup Series highlighted the fourth and fifth rounds…

Double Vision For Jake Gagne In Alabama

First or last. Zero to hero. Win it or bin it. Whatever catchy phrase you choose to describe Jake’s season so far, you won’t be wrong. Coming off the stellar double win at Road America in conditions that would turn LN2 into a solid (nerds will love that reference), would Jake be able to keep his “First or Last” streak…