Josh Day Finishes Second At The Famed Brickyard

Racing in front of what was one of MotoAmerica’s largest crowds this season, and on the world stage that is MotoGP weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Yamalube/Westby Racing’s Josh Day rose to the occasion and finished a solid second in Saturday afternoon’s Superstock 1000 race at the famed Brickyard. After qualifying fourth in class in Friday’s Superpole session, and lining…

Good day at Indy for Suzuki Rider Chris Ulrich Improved Lap Times Net Another Top-Five Finish

Chris Ulrich and his GEICO Suzuki team scored another top-five finish in the final day of Superbike/Superstock 1000 racing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. After experiencing some setbacks on Saturday, Ulrich and his team turned it around to leave the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix on a high note. Ulrich started 16th on the grid and gained three positions on the…

Beaubier Doubles, Leads By 18 Points

Cameron Beaubier (6) and Roger Hayden (95) were this close all weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. If Cameron Beaubier wins his first MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Superbike Championship at New Jersey Motorsports Park in September, he will likely look back to his doubleheader sweep of the two races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as the turning point. He may also want…

Video: Beaubier Wins, Beach Crowned!

Monster Energy/Graves Motorsports Yamaha’s Cameron Beaubier won his seventh MotoAmerica Superbike race of the season on Saturday afternoon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the 22-year-old Californian extending his championship lead to nine points over his teammate and series rival Josh Hayes in the process. The win, however, didn’t come without a race-long battle with Yoshimura Suzuki’s Roger Hayden, the Kentuckian coming…

Tough Event For David Anthony At Indianapolis Motor Speedway

M4 SportbikeTrackGear.com Suzuki’s David Anthony endured a difficult weekend of MotoAmerica Supersport competition at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Participating in a charged atmosphere in front of a massive crowd alongside the MotoGP World Championship was supposed to prove a highlight of the season, but the weekend just didn’t play out in the Australian’s favor. He opened the weekend ranked 14th in…

CamBeau Slices ‘Em At Indy In MotoAmerica Superbike Race 1

Coming into Round 8 of the 2015 MotoAmerica SuperBike Championship, Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha teammates Josh Hayes and Cameron Beaubier were all tied up in points, but Josh held the tiebreaker with eight race wins to Cameron’s six. In Saturday’s Superbike Race 1 from Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Cameron notched victory number seven to move into sole ownership of the championship. Cameron, who…

Michael Andretti Looking At Two Wheels

Brickyard royalty: On Saturday, Michael Andretti (far right) handed out the trophies to the MotoAmerica Superbike and Superstock 1000 podium finishers. Will former IndyCar Champion Michael Andretti soon expand his successful race-car team, Andretti Autosport, to include a two-wheel entry in the MotoAmerica series? MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey invited the 52-year-old Andretti to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a closer look…

Saturday Morning Notes And Results From Indianapolis Motor Speedway

What effect will a bruised knee and a sore back have on Josh Hayes in Saturday’s Superbike/Superstock 1000 race one? Hayes’ Monster Energy Graves Yamaha teammate, Cameron Beaubier, was quickest in warm-up. Racing begins this afternoon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with two MotoAmerica events—Supersport and Superbike/Superstock 1000—scheduled to follow MotoGP qualifying. Skies are currently partly cloudy, wind is light, and…

Indianapolis Motor Speedway: How To Watch MotoAmerica Racing Live

Round eight of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship from Indianapolis Motor Speedway, run in conjunction with round 10 of the FIM MotoGP World Championship, will be streamed live this weekend, August 8-9, through MotoAmerica.com. Fans who access live streaming via MotoAmerica.com will be directed to MotorTrendOnDemand.com for coverage of the Superbike/Superstock 1000 and Supersport classes. Bazzaz Superstock…

Beaubier Takes Indy Superbike Pole

Cameron Beaubier earned his third pole position of the season with this one coming at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Photography By Brian J. Nelson Monster Energy/Graves Motorsports Yamaha’s Cameron Beaubier used some of the knowledge gained from racing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway back in 2009, a Yamaha R1 that rolled out of the truck ready to go, and the confidence gained…

Video: Dani Pedrosa Vs. Marco Andretti At Indianapolis

Video of Marco Andretti vs Dani Pedrosa At Indianapolis Motor Speedway For the first time in history, a MotoGP bike has competed head-to-head with an IndyCar. Watch as Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa, riding his factory RC213V, takes on the #27 Andretti Autosport car of third-generation racer Marco Andretti in an exhibition event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Former MotoGP World…

Next Moto Champion Talk Show: Cameron Beaubier

Video of Next Moto Champion Talk Show w/ Richie Morris and Cameron Beaubier On this 30-minute episode of the Next Moto Champion Talk Show, host Danielle Teal interviews Richie Morris about teaming up in AMA Pro Flat Track with Shayna Texter and speaks with MotoAmerica Superbike racer Cameron Beaubier about his championship battle with Monster Energy Graves Yamaha teammate Josh…

Thursday Afternoon Notes And Results From Indianapolis

Sporting 30th anniversary GSX-R colors, Yoshimura Suzuki’s Roger Hayden posted the quickest lap time in opening Superbike practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Rain continues to shadow MotoAmerica. Opening practices for round eight of the series, held on Thursday afternoon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, were run in wet conditions. Superbike, Superstock 1000, and Supersport were on track for 45 minutes each.…

The Americans Are Coming…

The top five finishers in the MotoAmerica KTM RC 390 Cup will get the chance to race in the final round of the British Series at Silverstone. Photography By Brian J. Nelson KTM North America has announced that at the completion of its debut MotoAmerica KTM RC Cup season, the top five finishers in the new series will get the…

Yamaha Previews bLU cRU Road Racing And Fan Activities For Red Bull Indianapolis GP

This weekend, the Yamaha bLU cRU road racing teams will join the stars of MotoGP for the very first time at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as they compete in the penultimate round of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship. Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha: Hayes & Beaubier Tied atop the MotoAmerica Superbike points standings are Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha teammates Josh Hayes and…

Photo Gallery: MotoAmerica At First Glance

I was totally unprepared for the sensory circus that is motorcycle road racing. But then, I was duped—set up, really. I’d been told, “It’s better on TV,” a classic line from those who either have forgotten or haven’t experienced the magic and rage of Superbikes wide open. Thirty camera positions no doubt make for comfortable viewing—easy to follow the progress…

The Fastest Motorcycle Show, Episode One

Show hosts Danielle Teal and Jon Boucher provide viewers with six quick, easy, and relatively inexpensive modifications that will make your late-model sportbike track-day ready in just a few minutes. Show hosts Danielle Teal and Jon Boucher provide viewers with six quick, easy, and relatively inexpensive modifications that will make your late-model sportbike track-day ready in just a few minutes.

All Tied. And Headed To Indy

The two protagonists in the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Superbike Championship head to what is inarguably the most famous race place in the world this week tied on points in their battle for the title and ready to resume their fight on the big stage. And the stage definitely doesn’t get any bigger as the MotoAmerica series brings three…

Cameron Beaubier Gains Overseas Experience In German Superbike

Team Yamaha MGM replacement riders Cameron Beaubier and Kevin Coghlan had an up-and-down weekend at round six of the 2015 Superbike IDM International German Championship. Neither Beaubier nor Coghlan, who normally participates in FIM European Superstock 1000, had raced at the 2.36-mile Schleiz Dreieck, which runs counter-clockwise and has hosted two-, three-, and four-wheel motorsports since 1923. MotoAmerica Superbike co-points…

American PJ Jacobsen Makes History In Malaysia

Former AMA racer PJ Jacobsen made history this weekend at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia when he became the first American to win a World Superport race. The 21-year-old New Yorker started from pole position (another first for an American), was second into turn one, and three corners later took over the race lead from fellow championship contender Jules…