Kenny Noyes Injury Latest News

Video of FIM CEV Repsol Valencia 2014 SBK American Kenny Noyes continues to recover from head injuries suffered Sunday, July 5, during morning warm-up for round four of the FIM CEV Repsol European Superbike Championship at Motorland Aragón in Spain. Noyes remains in a coma at Hospital Clinico Universitario Lozano Blesa in Zaragoza, where he was airlifted after the accident.…

David Anthony Returns To The Podium At Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

M4 SportbikeTrackGear.com Suzuki’s David Anthony pulled off a spectacular charge to return to the podium during Sunday’s MotoAmerica Supersport race at Laguna Seca. The Australian completed perhaps the most impressive ride of his 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Championship ’15 season, pushing hard to finish third with the world watching on during this combined Superbike World Championship/MotoAmerica race weekend. The…

Top Tens Across The Board For Millennium Technologies/KWR At Laguna Seca

All three Wyman brothers earned top-10 finishes in their respective races this past weekend during the MotoAmerica Superbike Challenge at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Eldest brother Kyle achieved seventh place in Supersport while Travis and Cody finished fifth and 10th, respectively, in Superstock 600. The shortened race weekend while sharing the track with the FIM Superbike World Championship allowed little…

MotoAmerica Mourns Racing Tragedy

A chain-reaction, multi-bike incident on the first lap of today’s second MotoAmerica Superbike/Superstock 1000 race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca has resulted in the deaths of two competitors. Bernat Martinez, of Alberic, Valencia, Spain, was transported from the raceway by ambulance to Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) in Monterey, where he succumbed to his injuries. He was 35.…

Beach Whales On Supersport Competition At Mazda Raceway

With the sandy beach located not far from Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, JD Beach was inspired to surf his way to another dominant win in MotoAmerica Supersport aboard his #95 Yamalube/Y.E.S./Graves/Yamaha YZF-R6. It was JD’s eighth victory of the season and sixth in a row. Wheels In Motion/MotoSport.com/Meen Yamaha rider Josh Herrin finished second, and JD’s teammate Garrett Gerloff finished…

Chris Ulrich Leaves Laguna Seca Happy With Two Solid Finishes On GEICO Suzuki

GEICO Suzuki rider Chris Ulrich finished the weekend strong by taking two top-five finishes in the Superbike class at the GEICO MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship event on Sunday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Ulrich also finished in the top 10 in the Superbike/Superstock 1000 races. “Two top fives in Superbike and 10th overall, it feels great,” Ulrich…

Video: Roberts Crowned At Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Joe Roberts became the first MotoAmerica Champion in series history today at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, the 18-year-old Californian streaking to his ninth Bazzaz Superstock 600 win of MotoAmerica’s debut season to wrap up the title with one round (two races) remaining. Roberts rode his Wheels In Motion/Motosport.com/Meen Motorsports Yamaha YZF-R6 to a narrow victory over Tuned Racing’s Bryce Prince,…

Video: One Lap Of Mazda Raceway With Superbike Racer Jake Lewis

Jake Lewis may be a rookie in MotoAmerica’s Superbike class, but the long-limbed Kentucky native certainly knows how to find the fast way around a racetrack aboard a powerful open-class sportbike. Case in point: Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Chasing the likes of Josh Hayes, Cameron Beaubier, and Yoshimura Suzuki teammate (and close friend) Roger Hayden, the 19-year-old Lewis qualified fourth…

Saturday Morning Notes And Results From Mazda Raceway

Monster Energy Graves Yamaha rider Josh Hayes won Superpole 2, earning the right to sit on pole position for Sunday’s two 23-lap Superbike/Superstock 1000 races. Weather conditions this morning at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca were overcast and cool, similar to what MotoAmerica’s Superbike/Superstock 1000 riders will likely face Sunday morning for the first of two scheduled 23-lap races. Final qualifying…

Friday Morning Notes And Results From Mazda Raceway

Bird’s eye view: This impressive angle of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca shows nearly every bit of the 11-turn racetrack, host for round seven of the nine-event MotoAmerica series. Morning fog gave way to bright sunshine at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and opening MotoAmerica practices and qualifying are in the books at the 11-turn, 2.238-mile central California track. Because round seven…

Yamaha U.S. Launches Special 60th Anniversary Microsite

To commemorate Yamaha Motor Corporation’s 60th year in business, the company’s U.S. division, Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., has launched a new Microsite that is filled with videos, photos, and other content that documents and reflects on the company’s rich heritage. “The 60th Anniversary Microsite is a celebration of six decades of Yamaha motorsports success,” said Bob Starr, General Manager of…

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca: How To Watch MotoAmerica Racing Live

Round seven of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship from Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, run in conjunction with round nine of the FIM Superbike World Championship, will be streamed live this weekend, July 18-19, through MotoAmerica.com. Four of MotoAmerica’s five classes—Superbike, Superstock 1000, Supersport, and Bazzaz Superstock 600—will be streamed live this weekend from Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.…

Chris Ulrich Looking To Make More History At Laguna Seca

GEICO Suzuki rider Chris Ulrich is hoping history repeats itself during the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship portion of the World Superbike Championship event this weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The MotoAmerica Superbike and Superstock 1000 motorcycles will share the 11-turn, 2.238-mile road course with the world’s best road racers, and Ulrich hopes to again place his…

Yamaha bLU cRU Is Ready To Turn Up The Volume At Mazda Raceway

Video of All-New 2015 Yamaha R1 Graves Motorsports Exhaust System The Yamaha bLU cRU transporters will come thundering into Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca this weekend, and the sound of thunder will continue as the Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha Superbike team will debut their brand-new open exhaust systems on the global stage during the Eni FIM Superbike World Championship, GEICO Motorcycle U.S. Round.…

Sportbike ECU Box Of Mysteries? No More!

“We’ve been working with Westby Racing all year,” FlashTune’s Chris Gardell said. “They’re using the auto-blipper for clutchless downshifting and the race-team package to re-map the rider aids.” Digital technologies develop quickly. By the time of the last Apollo moon flight in 1975, one of the astronauts carried into orbit an over-the-counter HP-65 hand-held calculator that was more powerful than…