Tech Talk: Shifting Gears And Blipping Throttles

Despite the never-ending, always evolving march of technology, road racing motorcycles—as has been the case since the very beginning of road racing—still have manual transmissions, with six cogs or “speeds” to choose from. Across all five race classes, virtually all of the motorcycles competing in the MotoAmerica Series are equipped with two important innovations to their manual or “standard” transmissions:…

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Competition Werkes Set To Partner With MotoAmerica

MotoAmerica is proud to announce that Competition Werkes, a premier builder of aftermarket exhausts, is now a sponsorship partner of the 2019 MotoAmerica Series. Established in 1984 as the original manufacturer of rear fender eliminators for motorcycles, the Sutherlin, Oregon-based company has a complete line of American-made, hand-welded exhausts for most modern sportbikes. Competition Werkes is also a sponsor of…

PJ Jacobsen Set For MotoAmerica Supersport With HSBK/Celtic Racing

Former World Superbike and World Supersport racer PJ Jacobsen will compete in the 2019 MotoAmerica Supersport Series on a team put together through the collaboration of HSBK Racing and Celtic Racing, the team announced this morning. Jacobsen will campaign a Yamaha YZF-R6 in what will be his debut season in the MotoAmerica Series. Jacobsen has over 30 National Amateur Championships…