MotoAmerica Releases 2016 Sporting Regulations

Superstock 1000 racers Jake Gagne and Josh Day lead eventual Superbike champion Cameron Beaubier in race two this past September at New Jersey Motorsports Park. MotoAmerica and the AMA have released the 2016 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship Sporting Regulations with the most notable change coming to the points-paying system in the Superbike and Superstock 1000 classes. In…

FT ECU Inc. Reflects On Perfect Season In MotoAmerica

Throughout the 2015 MotoAmerica paddock, the vast majority of the motorcycles that competed in the three non-Superbike professional road racing championships had one very important thing in common, and that one thing was not-so-secret to their success. It wasn’t the bike manufacturer, the engine configuration, the spec race fuel, or the spec tires. It was the software that ran the…

American Supercamp Youth Invitational by Motion Pro

MotoAmerica KTM RC 390 Cup regulars Brandon Paasch (969) and Ashton Yates (120) will compete in the American Supercamp Youth Invitational by Motion Pro next month in Las Vegas. November’s Superprestigio of the Americas in Las Vegas is expected to deliver an unprecedented showdown between champion MotoAmerica and AMA Pro Flat Track racers. Scheduled for Saturday, November 21, at the…

MotoGP Photo Friday: Punch Out On The Malaysian Peninsula

If the gloves weren’t off before, they are now. At Thursday’s MotoGP press conference in Malaysia, championship leader Valentino Rossi accused Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez of helping Rossi’s factory Yamaha teammate, Jorge Lorenzo, second in points, win the title. “During the race,” Rossi said about the previous round in Australia, “it was more difficult to understand, but when I saw…

Hitting The Apex: MotoGP Film Is Coming To A City Near You

Video of HITTING THE APEX – UK Trailer Mark Neale’s new MotoGP documentary, “Hitting the Apex,” will open in more than 35 US cities for one night only, Tuesday, November 19. Tickets are now available for purchase at www.theatricast.com/hitting-the-apex. Narrated by actor Brad Pitt, the film focuses on World Champions Valentino Rossi, Casey Stoner, Jorge Lorenzo, Dani Pedrosa, Marc Marquez,…

AMA Pro Racing Appoints Michael Lock As Chief Executive Officer

AMA Pro Racing announced today that its Board of Managers has named longtime motorcycle and automotive executive Michael Lock as the company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1. Lock has served as AMA Pro Racing’s strategic business consultant throughout the 2015 season, and brings to the company more than 30 years of corporate leadership and business development experience in the…

Video: 2015 MotoAmerica Superbike Season Highlights

MotoAmerica’s inaugural 2015 AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship was a season to remember, especially the Superbike class. Great friends off the racetrack, Monster Energy Graves Yamaha teammates Cameron Beaubier and Josh Hayes hammered each other at every bend for nine rounds and 18 races. Four-time AMA Superbike Champion Hayes won the most races, 10, but the 22-year-old Beaubier took…

Video: Phillip Island MotoGP Highlights

Dorna’s desire to produce race-long nail-biting competition in the premier MotoGP class was shown in full on Sunday at Phillip Island. Marc Marquez snatched victory from Mr. Corner Speed, Jorge Lorenzo, on the final lap of the Australian Grand Prix. Andrea Iannone was third, with championship points leader Valentino Rossi narrowly missing the podium. For the second weekend in a…

Video: Night Of Champions Celebrates Racing Season

MotoAmerica honored its five class champions, their teams, and its Superbike Rookie of the Year in a gala Night of Champions event at the Chapin Theater inside the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, on Friday night. The champions in all five classes—Cameron Beaubier (Superbike), Jake Gagne (Superstock 1000), JD Beach (Supersport), Joe Roberts (Bazzaz Superstock 600) and Gage…