The race is still a month-and-a-half away, but it’s easy to understand why Shayna Texter, the 23-year-old factory Triumph rider from Willow Street, Pennsylvania, has July 26th circled on her calendar. That’s when the AMA Pro Grand National Championship comes to Cal Expo and the historic Sacramento Mile. Texter comes into this year’s event with the confidence of having won the Grand National support class (Pro Singles) the last two years and she’s hoping her success at Cal Expo carries over now that she’s made the step up to the premier Grand National Championship.
Amateur road racers will race for American Motorcyclist Association national No. 1 plates on Sept. 6-7 when the 2014 AMA Road Race Grand Championship heads to New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, N.J.
Round two of the AMA Pro Hillclimb Series looked as if the winners would be a repeat of round one until Jay Sallstrom unleashed a perfect ride in the second half to take the Unlimited Class win by nearly a half-second. John Koester and Nick Drummer each chalked up repeat wins in Xtreme Class and Pro Sport Class, respectively.
The world's fastest motorcyclists will compete for their place in history this Aug. 23-28 as they race for national and world records at the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials.
On a night at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway that was filled with more spills and thrills than a typical night of racing, Charlie Venegas found a way to beat Billy Janniro in the Division I scratch main event. Like a giant slayer, Venegas pledged last week to beat the unbeaten Janniro and in the fifth week of speedway action at the Gold Country Fairgrounds Venegas did just that in the night’s finale.
Through the first seven rounds of the 2014 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series presented by Maxxis, an AMA National Championship, it’s been a head-to-head battle for the XC1 National Championship between Factory FMF/KTM teammates Kailub Russell and Charlie Mullins. However, with Mullins removed from championship chase due to a recent injury, the reigning champ Russell was poised to take over the points lead on Sunday and he did so in a dominant fashion at the 25th running of the Wiseco John Penton GNCC.
The 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, hosted its third round of the season on Saturday with the 10th Annual Toyota Thunder Valley National from Thunder Valley MX Park in Lakewood, Colorado. For the second straight week, Red Bull KTM's Ken Roczen claimed the overall victory in the 450 Class thanks to a victory in the final moto of the afternoon.
Four-time AMA National Champion Billy Janniro laid down a marker after a perfect seven-win display in Round 1 of the 2014 AMA Speedway National Championship Series.
The U.S. Trophy Team riders who will compete at the 2014 International Six Days Enduro are excited to present a golf tournament team fundraiser at the Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe Mountain Resort on Friday, June 20.
Like an unstoppable train, Billy Janniro just keeps rolling along unbeaten in the Division I scratch main event for the fourth straight week of the Fast Fridays 2014 season.