Melissa Paris Raises More Than $30,000 On Dark Horse Pros

Melissa Paris, MotoAmerica Supersport Championship racer, raised $31,032 from 355 contributions through her crowdfunding campaign at www.darkhorsepros.com/campaigns/79 on Dark Horse Pros, online crowdfunding platform for action and extreme athletes. After seeing several successes by other athletes on DHP’s crowdfunding platform and having a last-minute fallout of sponsorship money, Melissa Paris, sponsored by Dark Horse Pros, turned to her fans and…

Fong Finishes On The Podium Twice At Triumph Superbike Challenge

Triumph factory rider Bobby Fong aboard the #50 Latus Motors Racing/Castrol/Triumph Daytona 675R produced a pair of third place finishes in Supersport action at Barber Motorsports Park during round five of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing. After ending up a close third during Saturday’s Supersport race, Fong battled oppressive temperatures during Sunday’s Supersport race. From second position on…

Top Five For Anthony In Alabama

M4 SportbikeTrackGear.com Suzuki’s David Anthony and his Team Hammer crew battled through adversity at Barber Motorsports Park to score two more strong results in MotoAmerica Supersport action. The Australian’s weekend looked promising from the opening session, as Anthony hustled his GSX-R600 Supersport machine around the Birmingham, Alabama racecourse at a second-place clip. He continued his strong form in the opening…

Barber Shaved Cameron Beaubier’s Points Lead

After earning the pole in Saturday’s Superpole Qualifying at Barber Motorsports Park, Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha rider Cameron Beaubier got the holeshot in Sunday’s Superbike Race 1 and started to build a sizable lead. While working lap 8, the tide turned dramatically, however, as Cameron had a tipover going into the “Museum Turn” on the 2.38-mile, 17-turn Alabama road course. The incident…

That Beach Boy Does The Double

For the second day in a row, Yamalube/Y.E.S./Graves rider JD Beach surfed the 2.38-mile, 17-turn road course at Barber Motorsports Park aboard his #95 Yamaha YZF-R6 to win MotoAmerica Supersport Race 2. Also for the second day in a row, JD diced with Wheels In Motion/MotoSport.com/Meen Yamaha R6 rider Josh Herrin, who finished a close second in Sunday’s race. JD’s…

Beaubier Bounces Back To Win Superbike Race 2 At Barber Over Yamaha Teammate Hayes

At the halfway point of the 2015 MotoAmerica season, it’s fitting that Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha YZF-R1 Superbike rider Cameron Beaubier has won exactly half of the Superbike races this season and his teammate, four-time and defending Superbike Champion Josh Hayes, has won the other half of the races. After a tip-over and DNF in Sunday’s Superbike Race 1, Cameron shrugged off…

TOBC Racing’s Knapp Notches Two Podiums In MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 At Barber

Aboard his all-new #44 TOBC racing YZF-R1, Taylor Knapp had a solid weekend at Barber Motorsports, qualifying seventh on Saturday for the combined Superbike/Superstock 1000 starting grid, then finishing second in Superstock 1000 in Sunday’s Race 1 and reaching the podium a second time on Sunday with a third-place result in Race 2. Taylor has been a model of consistency…

Smokin' Hot: Hayes, Beaubier Split Barber Wins

Cameron Beaubier (6) and Josh Hayes (1) split wins in the two Superbike races at Barber Motorsports Park. The Monster Energy/Graves Motorsports Yamaha team continued its domination of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Superbike Championship at Barber Motorsports Park on Sunday, but this time it was Josh Hayes’ turn to steal back some valuable points from his teammate Cameron…

Barber Goes To Beach

Once again, the Yamaha YZF-R6 is the hot bike to have in MotoAmerica–and not just because of air temperatures hovering in the 90s at Barber Motorsports Park. Yamalube/Y.E.S./Graves rider JD Beach won his fourth race of the season to best second-place finisher Josh Herrin, who rides for Wheels In Motion/MotoSport.com/Meen Yamaha. JD’s teammate Garrett Gerloff finished fourth and RoadRace Factory/Yamaha…

Bobby Fong Finishes Third In Supersport Race One At Triumph Superbike Challenge

Triumph rider Bobby Fong earned his first podium finish of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship as his #50 Latus Motors Racing/Castrol/Triumph Daytona 675R finish third in Supersport race one at the Triumph Superbike Challenge. Starting second on the grid for the 21-lap race at Barber Motorsports Park, Fong quickly became entrenched in a four-way battle for…

Beach, Roberts, And Mazziotto Shine At Barber

JD Beach (95) beat Josh Herrin (2) to the line to win Saturday’s Supersport final at Barber Motorsports Park. Coming into the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship, JD Beach was hopeful of winning his first career race in the Supersport class. He checked that box at the very first race in Texas and ever since the Yamalube/Y.E.S./Graves…

Video: KTM RC 390 Cup, Part 2

Video of KTM Cup #2 “You got it workin’, man? Is it workin’?” And so begins the latest KTM RC 390 Cup video produced by Colin Edwards and Jonathan Green. This time, the pair travel the paddock at Barber Motorsports Park, interviewing as many riders as they can find about their experiences thus far at the second stop of the…

Live Streaming! Watch MotoAmerica Barber Motorsport Park Races

Monster Energy Graves Yamaha rider Cameron Beaubier topped Superbike qualifying at Barber Motorsports Park. Round five of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship from Barber Motorsports Park this weekend, June 13-14, is streaming live on MotoAmerica.com. Fans who access live streaming through MotoAmerica.com will see Superbike/Superstock 1000 via MotorTrendOnDemand.com. When the on-track action switches to the Supersport, Superstock…

MotoAmerica: Friday Afternoon Notes And Results From Barber

RoadRace Factory Orion Team Manager Danny Walker says his rider, Superstock 1000 points-leader Jake Gagne, has modeled his approach to racing after that of four-time AMA Superbike Champion Josh Hayes. Despite a threat of storms, Barber Motorsports Park was hot and dry all afternoon. Superbike points-leader Cameron Beaubier and last year’s double race-winner Josh Hayes were the only riders to…

A Gift In Memory of Dane Westby

Tryg Westby stands next to the Yamaha YZF-R6 on which his son, Dane, won both AMA Pro Daytona SportBike races last year at Barber Motorsports Park. Tryg Westby donated son Dane’s race-winning #00 Yamalube/Westby Racing Yamaha YZF-R6 on Friday to the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. “Dane had loyal fans all over the U.S. and throughout the world,” Westby said. “Now…