Yamaha R6 Riders Go 1-2-3 In MotoAmerica Supersport Race 1 At Road Atlanta

The Yamaha YZF-R6 continues to be the dominant Supersport motorcycle in AMA-sanctioned road racing, and in this new MotoAmerica era, the R6 is two for two in race victories. In Supersport Race 1 at Road Atlanta, Wheels In Motion/MotoSport.com/Meen/Yamaha rider Josh Herrin won the race, with Yamalube/Y.E.S./Graves/Yamaha teammates Garrett Gerloff and JD Beach finishing second and third, making it a…

Josh Day Puts The #00 Yamalube/Westby Racing Yamaha R1 On Pole In Superstock 1000 Qualifying At Road Atlanta

In almost no time at all, new Yamalube/Westby Racing rider Josh Day has come to grips (literally) with the #00 Yamaha YZF-R1 in MotoAmerica’s Superstock 1000 class. In Saturday’s Superpole event at Road Atlanta, Josh won the pole and was also the fourth-fastest rider on track in the combined Superbike/Superstock 1000 session, which puts him on the second row for…

Roger Hayden’s Road Atlanta Memories

Rain or shine, Roger Hayden knows Road Atlanta like the back of his hand. Roger Hayden has burned a lot of laps at Road Atlanta during his long, successful motorcycle road-racing career. After Saturday’s wet MotoAmerica Superpole 2, in which the Yoshimura Suzuki rider posted the quickest time, a 1:35.308, I cornered the 31-year-old and asked for three of his…

MotoAmerica Live Streaming From Road Atlanta

MotoAmerica, in conjunction with its online partner Torque.TV, has announced that racing action from round two of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Race Championship at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia, April 17-19, is now streaming live through its website, MotoAmerica.com. The streaming is being produced by AMA Pro Racing and FansChoice.TV. “We hope all the fans who can’t…

Celtic / HVMC Racing Thanks Sponsors And Will Sit Out 2015 MotoAmerica Season

Celtic Hudson Valley Motorcycles Racing is taking a break from on-track competition for 2015, while working to secure agreements for a renewed campaign in 2016. Celtic/HVMC Racing would like to thank all of the dedicated sponsors and supporters with whom we have worked over the past seasons. These companies and individuals made our racing success possible, and we were privileged…

Results: Circuit of the Americas – April 10-12, 2015

Superbike/Superstock 1000 Race 1 Results POS. POINTS # RIDER TEAM MACHINE BEST LDR GAP 1 25 1 Josh Hayes Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha Yamaha YZF-R1 02:26.635 00.000 2 20 6 Cameron Beaubier Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha Yamaha YZF-R1 02:26.956 05.279 3 16 95 Roger Hayden Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing Suzuki GSX-R1000 02:28.407 18.385 4 13 76 Bernat Martinez Yamaha Blumaq Yamaha YZF-R1 02:31.473 01:02.979…

VETMotorsports Warfighter Embedded With Latus Motors Racing At Road Atlanta

Through VETMotorsports, an award-winning, non-clinical outreach program that honors and empowers injured warfighters through active participation in motorsports, a combat-wounded United States Marine veteran will be embedded with MotoAmerica Supersport team Latus Motors Racing and rider Bobby Fong at Road Atlanta this weekend. The program was created to provide inspiration and motivation to combat-wounded, post-9/11 warfighters by making them part…

Top One Oil Named Supporting Partner Of MotoAmerica

MotoAmerica has announced TOP 1 Oil as a supporting partner of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship. The MotoAmerica Series, the new home of AMA Superbike racing, got started at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, April 9-12, and will conclude at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, New Jersey, September 11-13. The series will…

Yamaha Road Racing Teams Cut bLU cRU Streak To Road Atlanta For Round Two Of MotoAmerica Championship

After kicking off the inaugural season of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship in Austin by earning the pole in Superbike, Superstock 1000, and Supersport, then winning both Superbike races, both Superstock 1000 races, and the Supersport race, the Yamaha bLU cRU road racing teams are taking their perfect record to Road Atlanta for Round Two of the…

Meen Motorsports Reports On COTA Opener

Meen Motorsports prepares for the second round of the 2015 MotoAmerica racing season leaving Austin with valuable points. The MotoAmerica weekend at COTA started well for the Meen Team. Josh Herrin put his Yamaha YZF-R6 on the front row, despite only completing two laps for the entire qualifying session. Meen Team’s wild card Supersport rider Joe Roberts also had a…

Exclusive! Ben Spies Describes Road Atlanta

The Esses at Road Atlanta will be one of the best places to watch the MotoAmerica Superbike, Superstock 1000, Supersport, and Superstock 600 races this weekend. I’ve got a lot of experience at Road Atlanta. There’s no big secret; it’s pretty straightforward. There’s a lot of time in turn one. You can run it off into there on the brakes…

Tickets Now On Sale For MotoAmerica Superbike Challenge

The top Superbike racers in North America return to Barber Motorsports Park this June with the MotoAmerica (AMA/FIM) Superbike Challenge. MotoAmerica, the new home of the AMA Superbike Series, will host Round 5 of this national racing series at Barber Motorsports Park, June 12-14. Tickets are on sale and can be purchased online at www.barbermotorsports.com. The country’s best motorcycle racers…

Motorcycle Superstore Named As A MotoAmerica Official Partner

MotoAmerica has announced Motorcycle Superstore as an official long-term partner of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship and the exclusive online retailer of the series. Motorcycle Superstore will be the title sponsor of the Aftermarket Expo at all MotoAmerica events and a major supporter of its television broadcasts with both commercial units and in-show features. Additionally, Motorcycle Superstore…

MotoAmerica Preview Show Airs Tonight

The MotoAmerica Series preview show will air tonight (April 15) on CBS Sports Network. The first airing of the one-hour show will begin at 8 p.m. (Eastern) with a second showing at 12 a.m. (Eastern). For those who can’t catch the show tonight, there will be a second re-air on Saturday night (April 18) at 11 p.m. (Eastern). The show…

McGraw Powersports/Team21Motosport rider Elena Myers Pleased With COTA Superbike Debut

McGraw Powersports/ Team21Motosport rider Elena Myers had a successful weekend making her Superbike debut at MotoAmerica’s opening round at Circuit of The Americas. Finishing seventh with wet conditions in race one and sixth in race two with dry conditions, Myers was very pleased with the weekend. “This weekend was a huge step forward for myself and the team,” says Myers,…

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…