Loris Baz “Loves” Road America

Road America has always been a popular venue with the MotoAmerica regulars. It’s fast, it’s four-miles long, it has good flow… well, it’s a riders’ racetrack and, as is the case with fast racetracks all over the world, it offers up close racing. One Road America first-timer has ridden at racetracks all over the globe, from Phillip Island to Mugello…

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UPDATED: Road America, What The Teams Said

The following is from Suzuki… Suzuki Motor USA, LLC and Team Hammer reeled in another bountiful trophy harvest as the 2021 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship wrapped up its doubleheader weekend at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The weekend performance of M4 ECSTAR Suzuki’s Cameron Petersen headlined the combined four-podium showing for Team Hammer. In addition, Altus Motorsports…

Gagne Does It Again At Road America

Fresh N’ Lean Attack Performance Yamaha’s Jake Gagne continued his domination of the 2021 MotoAmerica HONOS Superbike class, the Californian winning a fourth straight race while also taking over the lead in the championship on a hot and sunny day at Road America. In a carbon copy of his three other victories, Gagne led from pole position and was never…

Gagne Gets It Done In Race One At VIR

Jake Gagne turned in a very Cameron Beaubier-esque performance today in the first of two MotoAmerica HONOS Superbike races at VIRginia International Raceway, the Fresh N’ Lean Attack Performance Yamaha rider leading from start to finish to earn his second win of the season and his second in a row. Gagne, who broke five-time MotoAmerica Superbike Champion Beaubier’s lap record…

Team Previews: What They Say Going To VIR

The following is from Westby Racing… Superbike Championship Leader Scholtz Is Ready To Press His Advantage This Weekend In Virginia Round two of the 2021 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship starts this Friday at VIRginia International Raceway in Alton, Virginia, and current Superbike points leader Mathew Scholtz, along with his Westby Racing team, will be looking to build on his race win and runner-up finish from round one…

New Season, New Format: “Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure To Rise” Premieres Thursday, May 20 On FS2

MotoAmerica, North America’s premier motorcycle road racing series, is thrilled to announce the premiere of the nine-episode, season-long docuseries, “Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure to Rise,” on Thursday, May 20 at 8:30 p.m. (Eastern), on FOX Sports 2. The new-look, hour-long show takes racing fans behind the scenes on and off the track, giving them an up-close-and-personal look at the stars of…

What The Teams Said: Final Edition

The following is from HONOS HVMC Racing… Honos HVMC Racing leaves Road Atlanta with mixed results from riders Corey Alexander and Richie Escalante over the weekend.  Riding his all new 2021 Graves Spec Kawasaki ZX-10RR for the first time ever, Corey Alexander showed good pace in practice and qualifying sessions immediately running within the top 8. Ultimately he would have…

Hard Knocks Moto Coffee To Back Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati New York Team

Hard Knocks Moto Coffee (www.hardknocksmoto.com) will sponsor the Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati Team for the 2021 MotoAmerica Superbike season by fueling the team’s coffee needs throughout each race event. Hard Knocks Moto Coffee will provide ongoing supplies of its moto-centric coffee roasts.   “Our Ducati Panigale V4R needs its fuel, and we need ours,” says team Principal Bobby Shek. “A big…

MotoAmerica Superbikes 2021: All Change At The Top

In the six years since MotoAmerica took over the AMA Superbike Championship, two riders have dominated: five-time MotoAmerica Superbike Champion Cameron Beaubier and 2017 Champion Toni Elias. Those two combined to win 83 races, or 72 percent, of the 116 races run under the MotoAmerica umbrella. That’s right – 72 percent. And 100 percent of the Superbike Championships with Beaubier…

Off Track Podcast: Loris Baz

Loris Baz has raced all over the world in nearly every road racing championship since 2008, and he’s still only 28 years old. Baz will add the 2021 MotoAmerica Superbike Championship to his resume when the Frenchman makes his debut at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta in the opening round. Armed with a Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati New York Panigale V4…

Parts Unlimited And Mount Airy Casino Resort On Board With Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati New York

The following is from Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati New York… Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati New York is proud to announce two key partners in the assault of the 2021 MotoAmerica HONOS Superbike Series: global parts distributor Parts Unlimited and Pennsylvania’s Mount Airy Casino Resort.  “Our partnership with Parts Unlimited and Mount Airy Casino Resort are real signs that road racing…

Throwback Thursday: Long Live The Homologation Specials

When a motorcycle road racing organization, like AMA road racing and its current form MotoAmerica, requires that the motorcycles competing in the series be production-based streetbikes that have been adapted for closed-course competition, the motorcycle manufacturers sometimes produce a limited run of high-spec units for public sale so that they can legally be raced. Such motorcycles are commonly called “Homologation Specials.”…

Off Track Podcast: PJ Jacobsen

The highs and the lows for PJ Jacobsen in 2020 were definitely more on the low end of the scale. After winning the opening round of the MotoAmerica Stock 100 Series at Road America 1, Jacobsen had a frightening crash when he had to jump off his Ducati at speed when it caught fire during morning warmup for round two.…

Rahal Rolls On Two Wheels In Indy

A lot of people thought it had something to do with Coca-Cola. They speculated that the partially revealed red-and-white “swoosh” was IndyCar driver Graham Rahal’s tease that Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing acquired a new team sponsor in beverage giant Coca-Cola. Others took it to mean that Rahal was planning to do the Memorial Day Double and race in both the…

Zanetti To Stay For Laguna Seca Round?

Although no decision has been made officially, it definitely sounded like Italian Loreno Zanetti will be at the 2020 MotoAmerica Series finale at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, October 23-25. At least if Saturday’s first-time AMA Superbike race winner has his way. Zanetti, who rode the Warhorse HSBK Racing Ducati New York Panigale V4 R Superbike to a .196 of a…

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