VIDEO: Bell Welcomes Cameron Beaubier To Its Team

Video of Bell Welcomes Cameron Beaubier Bell is pleased to announce the addition of Cameron Beaubier to its rider roster for 2015. Beaubier will compete this season in Superbike, MotoAmerica’s premier class, on a Monster Energy Graves Yamaha YZF-R1. “I’ve been following Cameron’s career for quite a few years now,” Bell Powersports Sports Marketing Manager Patrick Houlihan said. “I think…

Dominguez, McDonough Set For Aprilia MotoAmerica Team

Dustin Dominguez will ride an Aprilia in the MotoAmerica Series in 2015. Aprilia HSBK Racing recently announced the Aprilia USA sponsored effort for the 2015 MotoAmerica season. They are a two rider program with the RSV4 running in the Superstock 1000 class. Both riders have already undergone rigorous physical tests and training regimens; team testing begins shortly. Dustin Dominguez will…

McGraw Powersports Title Sponsor For Team21Motosport’s Elena Myers

Team21Motosport (www.team21motosport.com) announced today that Elena Myers, Rider/Owner of Team21Motosport, has secured title sponsorship from McGraw Powersports for her rookie Superbike season in the newly formed MotoAmerica series. “We are extremely excited to be the title sponsor of Team21Motosport for the 2015 MotoAmerica series,” said McGraw Powersports CEO John Chu. “Elena Myers is breaking new ground on and off the…

Kyle Wyman Racing To Launch KTM RC 390 Cup Rental Program

Kyle Wyman Racing (KWR) will launch a KTM RC 390 Series rental program for the 2015 MotoAmerica season. This move is in response to the termination of the Harley-Davidson XR1200 series. KWR successfully operated the XR1200 rental program for three seasons, providing top-notch equipment to over 20 different riders, and now plans to provide professional-level arrive-and-ride opportunities on the KTM…

Testing, Testing… One, Two, Three

Josh Hayes tests his new Yamaha R1 at Thunderhill Raceway Park. Photography By Brian J. Nelson Six of the top teams in the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Series completed a two-day test at Thunderhill Raceway Park in Willows, California, yesterday as they continue to prepare for the MotoAmerica series opener at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin,…

VIDEO Hayden/Lewis Part 2: California Girls

Here’s part two of our series with Yoshimura Suzuki teammates Roger Hayden and Jake Lewis with interviewer Hayden asking Lewis if he’s had any luck with the California girls… Here’s part two of our series with Yoshimura Suzuki teammates Roger Hayden and Jake Lewis with interviewer Hayden asking Lewis if he’s had any luck with the California girls…

MotorcycleUSA.com Interview With MotoAmerica Communications Manager Paul Carruthers

Disillusioned fans of American road racing got a silver lining back in September 2014, when the AMA and FIM announced sanctioning for a new series, MotoAmerica, in 2015. The AMA paired with KRAVE Group LLC to acquire sanctioning, operational, promotional and commercial rights for professional road racing in America from Daytona Motorsports Group. The FIM is involved as well, giving…

Next Moto Champion Features Wayne Rainey Interview

MotoAmerica President and three-time 500cc World Champion Wayne Rainey is featured in an interview in the newest issue of Next Moto Champion… to read the entire issue, click on the following link: www.nextmotochampion.com MotoAmerica President and three-time 500cc World Champion Wayne Rainey is featured in an interview in the newest issue of Next Moto Champion… to read the entire issue,…

VIDEO Hayden/Lewis Part 1: Talking Teammates

Here’s part one of our interview with Yoshimura Suzuki’s Roger Hayden and his new teammate Jake Lewis from their winter training home in Southern California. In part one, Hayden and Lewis talk about being teammates on the factory Suzuki team. Here’s part one of our interview with Yoshimura Suzuki’s Roger Hayden and his new teammate Jake Lewis from their winter…

Yoshimura R&D Named Official Exhaust Of MotoAmerica

MotoAmerica, the new home of the AMA Superbike Series, has announced that Yoshimura Research & Development has been named as the official exhaust of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Series. Yoshimura R&D has been involved with road racing in the U.S. for decades, partnering with leading motorcycle manufacturers and riders in the series to earn race wins…

Video: Behind The Scenes With Hayden And Lewis

Take a look at this behind-the-scenes video of Yoshimura Suzuki Superbike stars Roger Hayden and Jake Lewis from the pair’s training headquarters at the Hayden off-season home in Southern California… Take a look at this behind-the-scenes video of Yoshimura Suzuki Superbike stars Roger Hayden and Jake Lewis from the pair’s training headquarters at the Hayden off-season home in Southern California…

Aprilia To Field Two-Rider Team In Superstock 1000

Aprilia USA is proud to announce an official entry to compete in MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 series. A newly formed two-rider team will race the Italian RSV4 Factory machines under the team title “Aprilia HSBK Racing.” Aprilia HSBK Racing Aprilia USA has officially partnered with HSBK Racing to lead the MotoAmerica program and to provide racing development services for privateers competing…

Rainey speaks to motogp.com about MotoAmerica

On a visit to Spain this week, Rainey spoke to motogp.com about the progress being made with the organisation of the MotoAmerica series. In the second part of Rainey’s interview to be published on motogp.com later this week he also gave his views on MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez and the current Grand Prix scene – ahead of the forthcoming…

KTM RC 390 Cup Racebike Announced For MotoAmerica

KTM Motorsports is excited to announce important details about the race competition KTM RC 390 Cup Racebike that will be available for purchase for participants of the 2015 RC Cup Series, a five-round series in conjunction with the 2015 MotoAmerica Racing Series. The highly-anticipated RC Cup Series will allow riders between the ages of 14-22 years old holding an AMA…

Dunlop Set To Be Tire Supplier For MotoAmerica

COSTA MESA, CA, JAN. 16 – MotoAmerica has announced that Dunlop will continue as the exclusive tire supplier of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Series, with 2015 set to mark the tire company’s seventh successive year as the spec-tire of the AMA Superbike Series and its support classes. Racers competing in the premiere MotoAmerica Superbike, Superstock 1000 and…

Entry Tiers Set For MotoAmerica Series

COSTA MESA, CA, JAN. 12 MotoAmerica, the new home of the AMA Superbike Series, has announced that it will have three rider-entry options for Superbike, Superstock 1000 and Supersport in its debut season with riders/teams having the choice of Premier Entry, Season Entry and Single Event Entry. The Superstock 600 and KTM RC Cup riders/teams will be eligible for Season…

AMA publishes technical rules for 2015 professional road racing classes

The American Motorcyclist Association has published the technical rules governing MotoAmerica’s professional road racing classes for the 2015 season. Rules announced today cover the technical specifications for Superbike, Superstock 1000, Supersport and Superstock 600 classes. The rules may be downloaded from the AMA Website. Any questions should be directed to technicaldirector@motoamerica.com. Technical rules governing the KTM RC390 Cup, sporting rules…

Bonnier Motorcycle Group Announces Commercial Partnership with MotoAmerica Racing Series

Irvine, CA, December 15, 2014 — Bonnier Motorcycle Group is pleased to announce a new commercial partnership with the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Motorcycle Road Racing Championship. This new partnership will provide a strong platform for Bonnier Motorcycle Group and MotoAmerica to work together in an effort to build American road racing through strong media exposure, innovative commercial programs, and…

MotoAmerica Announces Multimedia Agreement

Costa Mesa, Calif. (December 5, 2014) — MotoAmerica, the new home of the AMA Superbike Series, today announced a multimedia agreement for extensive coverage of the series starting in 2015. All MotoAmerica events will be telecast on CBS Sports Network, as part of a multi-year agreement between Torque.TV and CBS Sports Network announced earlier this year. Programming will air on…

MotoAmerica Hires Race Operations Manager

Costa Mesa, Calif. (November 19, 2014) — MotoAmerica, the new North American road racing series, is pleased to announce the hiring of Niccole Cox as its Race Operations Manager, effective immediately. Cox comes to MotoAmerica from MotoWest Grand Prix where she managed all aspects of the business as its Operations Manager. In her new role at MotoAmerica, Cox’s responsibilities are…

MotoAmerica Adds KTM RC Cup To Series

Costa Mesa, Calif. (November 13, 2014) — MotoAmerica and KTM North America have jointly announced that the KTM RC Cup, a spec-class designed to give up-and-coming road racers an entry point into professional road racing, will race in selected rounds of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Motorcycle Road Racing Championship. The KTM RC Cup will see racers aged 14…

MotoAmerica Expands with Key New Team Members

Costa Mesa, Calif. (October 21, 2014) — MotoAmerica, the new American road racing series, is pleased to announce the addition of several key new members of the MotoAmerica team. All three new team members will help to ensure that the MotoAmerica Road Racing series is marketed, promoted and communicated to the world in the best way possible. MotoAmerica has made…