Road Atlanta MotoAmerica Bicycle Challenge Update

MotoAmerica, the new home of AMA Superbike racing, has announced that Roswell Bicycles will be providing technical support to the MotoAmerica Bicycle Challenge on Friday, April 17, at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia. A support crew, complete with a mechanic, team car, and wheel support, will be available for participants. Several Scott bicycles will also be available for demonstration rides…

Marc Marquez Keeps COTA MotoGP Win Streak Alive

“After yesterday,” Marc Marquez said, “things looked positive for us, but the only doubt was about the weather. In the end, it turned out stranger than it had seemed.” Two-time MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez arrived at Circuit of The Americas fifth overall in this year’s title chase—unfamiliar territory. Following a decisive victory on Sunday over Andrea Dovizioso and Valentino…

Video Highlights! Beaubier Takes Race Two Superbike Win At Circuit Of The Americas

Cameron Beaubier turned the tables on his Monster Energy/Graves Yamaha teammate Josh Hayes today at the Circuit of The Americas, the 22-year-old Californian beating Hayes by .445 of a second in a thrilling race two of the MotoAmerica Superbike Championship of Texas, the opening round of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Superbike Championship. Hayes, who won Saturday’s rain-sodden race…

Geoff May Finishes Fourth Aboard #00 Yamalube/Westby Racing Yamaha R1 In Superstock 1000 Race 2 At COTA

With a scant number of laps aboard the #00 Yamalube/Westby Racing Yamaha YZF-R1, rider Geoff May continued his steep learning curve in MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 Race 2 on Sunday at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA). Geoff improved on his seventh-place finish in Saturday’s Race 1 and finished just off the Superstock 1000 podium in fourth place. The Yamalube/Westby Racing…

Beaubier Wins The Monster Bash As He And Teammate Hayes Finish 1-2 In MotoAmerica Superbike Race 2 At COTA

Cameron Beaubier and Josh Hayes are not only teammates, but they’re also very close friends. In Sunday’s MotoAmerica Superbike Race 2 at the Circuit of The Americas, they’ve never been closer. On the final turn of the race’s final lap, with Cameron in the lead, four-time and defending Superbike Champion Josh made a daring attempt to pass his teammate. Not…

Roger Hayden Puts Family First

Yoshimura Suzuki’s Roger Hayden qualified fourth for the season-opening MotoAmerica Superbike races at COTA. Roger Hayden splashed his way to third place on Saturday behind the Monster Energy Graves Yamaha duo of Josh Hayes and Cameron Beaubier in the first of two scheduled MotoAmerica Superbike races at Circuit of the Americas. During the post-race press conference, the 31-year-old Yoshimura Suzuki…

MotoGP: That’s What They Said!

Marc Marquez stunned everyone at Circuit of The Americas on Saturday afternoon with a sliding, spinning, Hail Mary lap on his backup Honda to smash his own track record and score pole position for Sunday’s MotoGP race. Second quickest in qualifying, Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso had a front-row seat for the Spaniard’s jaw-dropping performance. Jorge Lorenzo was third, pumped full of…

April Showers Bring May Seventh-Place Finish Aboard #00 Yamalube/Westby Racing Yamaha R1 In Superstock 1000 Race 1 At COTA

Experienced rider Geoff May, who joined Yamalube/Westby Racing less than a week ago, does not have a lot of seat time yet aboard the #00 Yamaha YZF-R1 Superstock 1000 bike. And, the laps that he has run aboard the brand-new-for-2015 R1 have been in a plethora of weather conditions. Geoff’s MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 initiation continued on Saturday during the series’…

New R1 Superbike Debuts With A Win As Hayes Gets Along Swimmingly In Inaugural MotoAmerica Superbike Race

It is said that rain is the great equalizer in motorcycle road racing, but the precipitation did nothing to deter four-time and defending Superbike Champion Josh Hayes from starting off the MotoAmerica era with a Race 1 victory aboard his brand-new Yamaha YZF-R1 at the Circuit of The Americas. Meanwhile, Josh’s teammate Cameron Beaubier, who earned the pole position in…

Beach Hits The Surf And Wins Inaugural MotoAmerica Supersport Race

The new Yamalube/Y.E.S./Graves/Yamaha Supersport team had a stellar day in difficult track conditions on Saturday at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA) as JD Beach took the win aboard his #95 Yamaha YZF-R6 and teammate Garrett Gerloff finished second on his #31 R6. The inaugural MotoAmerica Supersport race was met with sprinkling skies, which changed to drying conditions, and ultimately…

Circuit Of The Americas: Rain, Rain, Go Away!

“The weather could upset things this weekend because it is changeable and unpredictable,” Nicky Hayden said, “but we have to adapt to whatever we get.” Scattered thundershowers are predicted this afternoon at Circuit of The Americas, site of round two of the MotoGP World Championship and round one of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship. “Heavy thunderstorms” are…

MotoAmerica COTA Qualifying: Beaubier On Top

Cameron Beaubier earned the third AMA Superbike pole of his career to get things rolling at Circuit of The Americas in Texas. The MotoAmerica series officially got started today at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, with Cameron Beaubier earning the first Superbike pole position of the new era of AMA racing. Beaubier rode his Monster Energy/Graves Yamaha…

Beaubier And Fong Lead First Day Of Practice At Circuit Of The Americas

Bobby Fong had his ups and downs last year, finishing 12th overall in AMA Pro Daytona Sportbike. Now racing MotoAmerica’s Supersport class, he topped opening practice at COTA. Cameron Beaubier and Bobby Fong posted the quickest times in Superbike/Superstock 1000 and Supersport practices on Thursday afternoon at Circuit of The Americas. Both riders were pleased with their performances but neither…

New Series, New Team, New Track for Ben Young

This weekend Scottish-born Canadian resident Ben Young will return to race in the United States in the new MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing series with his new team RoadRace Factory. This will be Young’s first race at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas. The 2015 MotoAmerica season debuts on April 10-12 when the stars of U.S motorcycle…

Nicky Hayden Gunning For Better MotoGP Result In Texas

Nicky Hayden (far left) was joined at the press conference by Marc Marquez, Andrea Iannone, Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo, and Bradley Smith. Nicky Hayden was one of six riders in attendance at Thursday’s MotoGP press conference at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. Moments before the start of the event, Hayden’s parents, Earl and Rose, presented their son with…

Live Timing! MotoAmerica Superbike Championship Of Texas Schedule

MotoAmerica’s inaugural AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship season is officially under way! Practice begins Thursday afternoon for the Superbike/Superstock 1000 and Supersport classes at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. Qualifying is scheduled for Friday, with two races on Saturday afternoon and one more on Sunday. Watch live timing here MotoAmerica’s inaugural AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship…

Suzuki Announced As An Official Manufacturer Of MotoAmerica

Suzuki has been named as an official manufacturer of the MotoAmerica Series. MotoAmerica has announced that Suzuki Motor of America has been named an Official Manufacturer of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship. The announcement comes as Suzuki begins celebrating 30 years of GSX-R performance. In addition to coming on board as an Official Manufacturer, Suzuki’s support…

McDonough Makes MotoAmerica Debut With Aprilia HSBK Racing in Superstock 1000 Class

Motorcycle Superstore Bell Helmet support rider, Devon McDonough, will compete in the 2015 MotoAmerica road-race series as part of the Aprilia HSBK Racing team. McDonough, alongside teammate Dustin Dominguez, will be competing in the Superstock 1000 class aboard his RSV4 Aprilia. McDonough, 19, of Portland, Oregon, completed the 2014 season with Championships in OMRRA, WERA, and AFM. He has shown…