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2012 Dakar Rally Preview

Saturday, December 31, 2011
Considered by many to be the toughest off-road rally in existence, there’s no shortage of motorcycle contestants lining up to try their hand in the 2012 Dakar Rally.

Yamaha and Petronas End Partnership

Friday, December 30, 2011
As 2011 draws to a close it marks the end of a successful partnership between Yamaha’s Factory MotoGP Team and Petronas.

Dead Space II - Gunner Wright and Ian Milham

Friday, December 30, 2011
When they're not plotting the next necromorph attack on Isaac Clarke in Dead Space II, actor Gunner Wright and EA Art Director Ian Milham can be found at the track or on the street riding their favorite motorcycles.

Yamaha Pushing for Dakar Glory

Friday, December 30, 2011
The 34th Dakar Rally is only days away from launching in Buenos Aires with a total of 40 riders set to represent Yamaha over the 9000-kilometer course.

Motorcycle USA Best of 2011 Awards

Friday, December 30, 2011
It's time for Motorcycle USA to look back and highlight the best of another riding season. Check out Motorcycle USA's Best of 2011 Awards.

Aprilia Racing Previews 2012 Dakar

Friday, December 30, 2011
Everything is ready for Dakar 2012. After the two days of scrutineerings, all is set for the big start in January 1st. Team Aprilia will be represented by the Chilean rider Francisco “Chaleco” López and the French-Malian Alain Duclos.

Best Sportbike 2011: BMW S1000RR

Friday, December 30, 2011
Motorcycle USA names its 2011 Sportbike of the Year in our annual Best of Awards.

Jason DiSalvo Speed Academy 2012 Schedule

Friday, December 30, 2011
The Jason DiSalvo Speed Academy is happy to announce its 2012 schedule.

MX for Children Charity Creates Fundraiser

Thursday, December 29, 2011
MX for Children charity creates season-long fundraiser. The jackpot challenge opens opportunity to win a backstage pass to Monster Energy Supercross.

2012 GNCC Side-by-Side Schedule Announced

Thursday, December 29, 2011
2012 GNCC Racing Side-by-Side schedule has been announced, the six-Round UTV Series returns to popular GNCC locations.

Nicky Hayden Busts Shoulder Riding Flat Track

Thursday, December 29, 2011
MotoGP star Nicky Hayden reportedly broke his shoulder and fractured two ribs while training at an indoor flat track facility.

Repsol Previews Coma’s 2012 Dakar Plans

Thursday, December 29, 2011
Repsol rider Marc Coma is ready for his tenth run at the 2012 Dakar Rally.

An Armour for the Dakar

Thursday, December 29, 2011
The MRW riders participate in the Dakar protected by a full equipment, essential to find the highest possible safety.

Star Motorcycle School Reveals 2012 Schedule

Thursday, December 29, 2011
Star Motorcycle School announces 2012 schedule.

Teens Split $10K Hit-and-Run Reward

Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Two Colorado teens split $10,000 Law Tigers reward for their help in a fatal hit-and-run motorcycle accident.

Motorcycles Center Stage at India Auto Expo '12

Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Motorcyclists in the world's second-largest market will get a chance to see the latest production motorcycles as well as prototype models at India's upcoming Auto Expo 2012.

Conger’s Husqvarna TE 449 Prepared for Dakar

Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Husqvarna 'Privateer' Bill Conger prepares his TE449 for Dakar 2012.

Backroad Ramblings: The Acrobatic Carport

Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Our Backroad Ramblings contributor returns with a winter tale of the Amazing Acrobatic Carport.

Broc Tickle Awaits Supercross Class Debut

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Monster Energy Supercross Lites Class Champion Broc Tickle awaits Supercross class debut.

Hydrate and Recover, Key Factors in the Dakar

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Marc Coma and Joan Pedrero will face from January 1st real marathon days, of 5 or 6 hours on their bikes, where physical endurance is the key to perform at the highest level.

Red Bull/KTM's Ken Roczen Breaks Arm

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Red Bull/KTM Supercross rider Ken Roczen broke his arm while training yesterday and will miss the West Coast Lites portion of the 2012 Supercross season.

Dakar Champ Marc Coma Courier for a Day

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
The current Dakar champion becomes the best MRW courier in the streets of Barcelona.

GNCC Announces Full Series Schedule for 2012

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
GNCC announces full series schedule for 2012 with three new locations added for next season.

Parts Unlimited Dealer Challenge From GNCC

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
GNCC Introduces the Parts Unlimited GNCC Dealer Challenge.

2012 Kawasaki ZX-14R First Ride

Monday, December 26, 2011
Motorcycle USA takes a spin on the redesigned ZX-14R. This 200-horsepower Ninja takes dead aim at the Hayabusa, but does it measure up?

Yoshimura Suzuki’s Metcalfe Ready for 2012

Friday, December 23, 2011
Yoshimura Suzuki Racing team prepped and ready for Anaheim 1 Supercross.

MCSS Offers $50K Flat Track Contingency

Friday, December 23, 2011
$50,000 in new contingency for AMA Pro Motorcycle-Superstore.com Pro Singles available from Motorcycle-Superstore.com in 2012.

Superstore/Bell Offer SuperSport Contingency

Friday, December 23, 2011
Motorcycle-Superstore.com to posts $50,000 contingency for AMA Pro Racing SuperSport Class.

Max Biaggi Assembles 2012 World SBK Crew

Friday, December 23, 2011
Max Biaggi will contest the 2012 World Superbike season with an all-new crew, with his long-time crew chief headed to MotoGP.

Chad Reed Ready to Stage a Run at the Title

Friday, December 23, 2011
Racer-turned businessman Chad Reed ready to stage a run at the title.

2012 Can-Am Racing Contingency Program

Friday, December 23, 2011
BRP announces 2012 Can-Am ATV and Side-by-Side vehicle racing contingency program. The industry-leading $1.79 million program has increased series and class coverage for 2012.

2012 GNCC Supplemental Rules Announced

Friday, December 23, 2011
2012 GNCC Supplemental Rules and Classes Announced

EVS Photo of the Year

Friday, December 23, 2011
After months of submissions from MotoUSA readers, we pick the EVS Photo of the Year and award the $500 Grand Prize.

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Date Moved

Thursday, December 22, 2011
AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days dirt track event moves to Saturday night.

2012 Kawasaki Ninja 650 First Ride

Thursday, December 22, 2011
Kawasaki gives the 2012 Ninja 650 a major overhaul to provide a sportbike that's full of comfort and performance at an affordable price.

Daytona Chamber Wins Suit on Term Bike Week

Thursday, December 22, 2011
The Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce scored a big victory over a New York-based holding company who claimed it had trademark rights to the term 'Daytona Beach Bike Week.'

2011 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Last Minute Gifts

Thursday, December 22, 2011
MCUSA offers several tips for procrastinators in its 2011 Motorcycle Gift Guide to Last Minute Gifts.

AMA Issues 2012 Amateur Rulebook

Thursday, December 22, 2011
American Motorcyclist Association issues 2012 amateur competition rulebook.

Voluntary Layoffs for Wisconsin Harley Workers

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Harley-Davidson is implementing the provisions of the contract workers in its Wisconsin plants ratified in 2010, offering voluntary layoffs as it seeks to replace around 250 full-time employees by April with part-time workers.

2012 AMA Flat Track Schedule Announced

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
AMA Pro Racing announces 2012 Schedule for AMA Pro Flat Track Harley-Davidson Insurance Grand National Championship. The Motorcycle-Superstore.com Pro Singles are to appear at all 19 Rounds in the series.

GoPro Title Sponsor of Daytona SportBike

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
GoPro named official camera of AMA Pro Road Racing and Daytona SportBike Title sponsor in multiyear agreement with AMA Pro Racing.

Klock Werks Customizes 2012 Victory Hard-Ball

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Brian Klock and the Klock Werks crew customize a 2012 Victory Hard-Ball, with Performance Machine's Icon Wheels and Klock Werks Klip-Hangers Handlebars.

How Will CRT Work in MotoGP?

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Our man Melling celebrates the end of the year with a terrific Grand Prix CRT rant.

2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide: DVDs

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
MCUSA presents a look at some of the newest motorcycle flicks in the 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to DVDs.

Stewart & Gibbs Team up for 2012 Supercross

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Stewart/Gibbs team up for 2012 Monster Energy Supercross Championship.

AMA Arenacross Champ Josh Demuth Retires

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Three-time AMA Arenacross Series Champion Josh Demuth announces retirement from competition, Demuth departs following a legacy that’s earned him 96-career wins and runner up on all-time win list.

2012 Polaris RZR XP 4 900 First Look

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Polaris introduces a four-seat version of the wildly popular and high-performance RZR XP Side-x-Side. It's a little late but this baby will definitely be on the last-minute Christmas list.

Make a Wish Donations with Kuryakyn Racing

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Kuryakyn Racing for a wish team accepting 2011 year end contributions for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The team makes it easy for fans to give back this Holiday Season.

David Fretigne Withdraws from 2012 Dakar

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
After injuring his vertebrae at the Rally dos Sertoes in August, Frenchman David Fretigne was unable to pass his final medical evaluation in preparation for the 2012 Dakar Rally.

2012 Big Sky XC Date Announced

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Lone Peak Racing, LLC is proud to announce the 2012 Big Sky XC race date has been set for August 25-26th.

Metzeler Winter Scooter Tire Range Expands

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
The Metzeler Feelfree Wintec range expands, now no scooter rider needs to fear the winter.

Ultimate Builder Bike Show Seattle Results 2011

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
A cross-section of cool custom motorcycles from around the Northwest competed for cash and honor in Round Four of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Seattle.

KTM 450 Rally Bike Heading to Dakar

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
The KTM 450 Rally Bike is the same machine Marc Coma used to take the victory in Buenos Aires in 2011 and will soon have a chance to defend its glory in the 2012 Dakar Rally.

Chad George Wins 2011 Off-Road Series

Monday, December 19, 2011
Chad George wrapped up the 2011 Lucas Oil Off-Road Series over the weekend after capturing the final victory of the season at Firebird Raceway.

AMA Comments on NTSB Cell Phone Ban

Monday, December 19, 2011
The National Traffic Safety Board (NTSB) made waves with its bold call for a nationwide ban on cell phone use while driving. The AMA responds.

Builders Win $6000 at Seattle IMS

Monday, December 19, 2011
Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show winners take home $6000 at Seattle Motorcycle Show.

AMA Supports Senator’s Helmet Stance

Monday, December 19, 2011
American Motorcyclist Association supports senator's stand on helmets.

2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide: Books

Monday, December 19, 2011
For all two-wheeled enthusiasts out there who also share a passion for good reads, MCUSA presents a few options in its 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Books.

Sweet Elf’n Deal on Big Kahuna Tickets

Monday, December 19, 2011
M1 PowerSports takes Two-Wheel Tuesday to a new level with Sweet Elf’n Deal for buy one, get one free 2012 Big Kahuna event tickets. Previously announced ticket promotion begins Tuesday, December 20, 2011 and Ends January 2, 2012.

2012 MotoGP Silly Season Updates

Monday, December 19, 2011
The 2012 MotoGP paddock is taking shape as new CRT details are rolling out. Stay up to date in this MotoGP silly season update.

Dungey Hunting for SX Crown Aboard KTM

Monday, December 19, 2011
Ryan Dungey embarks on new endeavor with Red Bull KTM in search of another championship. The 2010 champion rejoins mentor Roger DeCoster at Austrian Brand.

2012 ATV MX Supplemental Rules Announced

Monday, December 19, 2011
2012 Supplemental Rules and Class Structure announced for AMA ATV Motocross Championship Series.

Juan Pedrero 2012 Dakar Rally Interview

Monday, December 19, 2011
Joan Pedrero returns to Dakar in 2012 as Marc Coma's assistant while the MRW Red Bull AMV Team push toward another victory.

2012 Honda CBR1000RR First Ride

Monday, December 19, 2011
Does the new and improved 2012 Honda CBR1000RR have what it takes to run up front in this year’s Superbike class? Road Test Editor Adam Waheed reports from northern California.

'12 Edelweiss Triumph Triday European Tour

Saturday, December 17, 2011
Edelweiss is introducing an affordable tour through Europe in 2012 with its Triumph Triday Tour beginning in June.

2011 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Toys & Games

Saturday, December 17, 2011
This year MCUSA helps spread holiday cheer with something that’s sure to put a smile on a kid’s face - toys!

JT Racing/MotoConcepts SX Team Debut

Saturday, December 17, 2011
Mike Alessi will head a five-rider team set to wear JT Racing gear throughout the 2012 AMA Supercross/Motocross season.

Marc Coma 2012 Dakar Rally Interview

Saturday, December 17, 2011
The current Dakar champion, Marc Coma, takes part in the toughest rally in the world for the tenth year and looks for his fourth win of his career.

Brass Balls Choppers Offering Rollers and Kits

Friday, December 16, 2011
Dar Holdsworth and the crew over at Brass Balls Bobbers & Choppers are offering a collection of rollers and kits.

Women's Rider Exhibit to Debut at the Chip

Friday, December 16, 2011
The Buffalo Chip Campground and the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame will be debuting a new women's rider exhibit at the Black Hills Rally 2012.

2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide: Apparel

Friday, December 16, 2011
To help readers wade through some of the latest fashion items, MCUSA is rolling out its opinion on the hottest casual wear in its 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Apparel.

Blind Ambition Part 2

Friday, December 16, 2011
Matt Wadsworth continues his quest to jump a dirt bike further than any other blind person with the help of Mickey Diamond.

Grand Prix Changes 2012 Regulations

Friday, December 16, 2011
The Grand Prix Commission has announced changes to the 2012 regulations, including new minimum weights and approving nine CRT entries.

J.D. Power Report Says Riders Spending More

Friday, December 16, 2011
The annual J.D. Power and Associates report on customer satisfaction shows riders are spending more in 2011.

2012 Can-Am Spyder Roadsters First Ride

Friday, December 16, 2011
Motorcycle USA heads to sunny SoCal for a spin on the latest Can-Am three-wheelers, the full touring edition 2012 Spyder RT and the sportier 2012 Spyder RS-S with its new Fox shocks.

Play Fantasy SX 2012 at Motorcycle USA

Friday, December 16, 2011
MotorcycleUSA.com invites Supercross fans to play its 2012 Fantasy SX game, with an FMF Prize Pack valued at up to $800 up for grabs.

Marc Coma Ready to Defend Dakar Title

Friday, December 16, 2011
Current champion Marc Coma will aim for another bronze at the 2012 Dakar Rally for the second year in a row with MRW KTM.

BAXTEK Accepting Sponsorship Applications

Thursday, December 15, 2011
BAXTEK is accepting sponsorship applications for the 2012 Season, amateur and pro riders can submit resumes; orders placed before January 30, 2012 will receive free shipping.

JGR Toyota Yamaha Sticks with Pirelli

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Pirelli is to continue partnership in 2012 with JGRMX Toyota Yamaha team, strengthened by its latest signing James 'Bubba' Stewart.

Ben Bostrom Returns to Jordan Motorsports

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Veteran rider Ben Bostrom returns for a second season with Michael Jordan Motorsports.

Ryan Villopoto Prepared to Defend SX Title

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Defending Monster Energy Supercross Champion Ryan Villopoto Ready for Repeat in 2012.

Ruben Xaus to Lead Bimota Racing Effort

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Bimota looks to Ruben Xaus to pilot its return to racing on the world stage as the company fields a Moto2 effort and possible SBK entry.

Holiday Promotion of 2012 Big Kahuna Dates

Thursday, December 15, 2011
M1 PowerSports Announces Two-Week Holiday Ticket Promotion for 2012 Big Kahuna Events Featuring Stars of AMA Pro Road Racing. Big Kahuna Holiday Ticket Sale Set to Begin this Monday, December 19, 2011 and Expire on Monday, January 2, 2012

2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide: Luggage

Thursday, December 15, 2011
We help make your next trip a little easier with a breakdown of the top bags in the 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Luggage.

Leatt Partners With WORCS for '12 and Beyond

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Leatt announces WORCS partnership for 2012 and beyond.

Harley-Davidson Launches Global Tours

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Harley-Davidson launches Global Authorized Tours Program with more than 150 tours offered across the world in 10 languages.

2011 IMS Long Beach Report

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Victory unveiled its 2012 Hard-Ball, Kawasaki introduced its “Zero to Hero” promotion with nine-time Drag Racing Champ Rickey Gadson, Yamaha hosted interviews with its road racing stars and custom motorcycles were unveiled at a great IMS show in Long Beach.

V-Strom 1000: Three Year End of Term Report

Thursday, December 15, 2011
After logging three years in the saddle with Suzuki's V-Strom 1000, our Memorable Motorcycles columnist evaluates the merit of the popular adventure touring mount.

NTSB Calls for Cell Phone Driving Ban

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has called for a nationwide ban all cell-phone use while driving.

Smage's Got Talent - Smage Bros Interview

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
The Smage Bros were thrust into living rooms across America as a starring act on 'America's Got Talent' and are currently displaying their trials motorcycle riding skills as entertainers for the IMS tour.

Senator Tries to Block NHTSA Lobbying

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
U.S. Senate panel backs ban on traffic safety agency lobbying.

FIM Adjusts 2012 MotoGP Schedule

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
The FIM has announced updates to the 2012 MotoGP schedule, with the opener at Qatar moved up one week and Sachsenring venue confirmed.

2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide: Tools

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
In order to properly equip or readers, Motorcycle USA has devised a gift list to maintain and fix your ride in the 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Tools.

Scorpion Assailant Jacket Now Available

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Scorpion's Assailant Jacket attacks the status qou! Top-grain leather for serious sportbike riders.

Roger Hayden Sticks with Jordan Suzuki for '12

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Roger Hayden will stick with Jordan Powersports and represent the Army National Guard and soldiers for the 2012 AMA Pro Racing National Guard Superbike Championship.

2011 Yamaha YFZ450R vs. Kawasaki KFX450R

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
We pit the motocross-based 2011 Yamaha YFZ450R SE against the 2011 Kawasaki KFX450R to see if a specialized sport ATV can still hang on real-world mixed terrain.

Husqvarna Strada 650 Concept First Look

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Husqvarna Motorcycles keeps expanding its street offerings, revealing its Strada 650 at the Paris Motor Show.

Ultimate Builder Show Long Beach Results 2011

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Round 3 of the the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show went down at the Long Beach IMS this past weekend as Chris Richardson and LA Speed Shop put in another strong showing.

2012 Daytona RCSX Now Two Days

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Third annual Ricky Carmichael Daytona? Amateur Supercross Championship returns with two-day racing format.

Supercross Preview on CBS Christmas Day

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
2012 Monster Energy Supercross Season Preview to Air on CBS Sports Christmas Day.

Scott Redding Returns to Thundersprint 2012

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Moto 2 Superstar Scott Redding Returns to Thundersprint 2012

AMA Names its 2011 Motorcyclist of the Year

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
American Motorcyclist Association announces 2011 AMA Motorcyclist of the Year.

Valerie Thompson Gets Community Hero Award

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Motorcycle racer Valerie Thompson receives 2011 Community Hero award by American Woman Riders Association.

2011 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Dirt Accessories

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
MCUSA looks at some of the top items to hit the shelves in its 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Dirt Accessories.

2011 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Street Accessories

Monday, December 12, 2011
MCUSA offers a peek at some of the newest accessories to hit the scene in our 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Street Accessories.

2011 A Day in the Dirt Grand Prix in Photos II

Monday, December 12, 2011
Look at more photos from this year's A Day in the Dirt Motocross Grand Prix races from Pala Raceway.

Taddy Blazusiak Wins Poland SuperEnduro

Monday, December 12, 2011
Taddy Blazusiak conquered his first SuperEnduro event in front of his home crowd on Saturday in Lodz as he continues to dominate the 2011 season.

2012 250 Motocross Shootout

Monday, December 12, 2011
MotoUSA gathered five Lites machines to battle it out for supremacy in the quarter-liter class. Some bikes have been revised heavily for 2012, while others received only bold new graphics. How will the scoring shake out this year?

Wilkes Barre Arenacross Saturday Results 2012

Sunday, December 11, 2011
Tyler Bowers snagged his fourth win in the 2012 AMA Arenacross Championship on Saturday night as the series concluded its visit in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

AMA News and Notes January 2012

Saturday, December 10, 2011
The January 2012 edition of the American Motorcycle Association's news and notes is here.

Wilkes Barre Arenacross Friday Results 2012

Saturday, December 10, 2011
Chad Johnson surged to his first win of the 2012 AMA Arenacross Championship on Friday night as the series visited the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

2012 Victory Hard-Ball First Look

Friday, December 9, 2011
With DNA borrowed from the best-selling High-Ball, Victory introduces its new bagger/tourer/cruiser, the 2012 Hard-Ball.

AMA Arenacross Notebook: Back in Action

Friday, December 9, 2011
AMA Arenacross Series Notebook: Back in Action

Salt Addiction: Anatomy of a Crash

Friday, December 9, 2011
Forever in search of speed, Rocky Robinson and the Top 1 Ack Attack Team hit a rough patch while attempting to break the 400 mph land speed barrier.

Antti Kallonen Named ISDE Team Manager

Friday, December 9, 2011
American Motorcyclist Association welcomes Antti Kallonen as International Six Days Enduro team manager.

Beat Rickey Gadson, Win a Kawasaki ZX-14

Friday, December 9, 2011
Kawasaki to Give Consumers a Chance to Race Rickey Gadson.

Criss Angel Motorcycles on Auction Block

Friday, December 9, 2011
From television screen to auction stage, curtain rises on select motorcycles from Criss Angel MINDFREAK collection at Auctions America's debut Vegas sale.

2011 Motorcycle Touring Holiday Gift Guide

Friday, December 9, 2011
To prepare our adventure-seeking readers, MCUSA editors offer their recommendations in the 2011 Motorcycle Touring Holiday Gift Guide.

Suzuki Offers $4.2 Million Contingency in 2012

Friday, December 9, 2011
Suzuki offers more than $4.2 million in race contingency for 2012.

Jeremy Martin Wins Dunlop Silver Tire Award

Friday, December 9, 2011
At the 40th Annual Mini Olympics amateur races held at Gatorback Cycle Park in Florida, Dunlop-sponsored rider Jeremy Martin earned the Dunlop Silver Tire Award.

WERA 2012 Season Changes

Friday, December 9, 2011
WERA makes some changes for their 2012 season with a big season finale for their 40th season and changes to their 125cc GP class.

Johnny Campbell to Co-Drive for Robby Gordon

Friday, December 9, 2011
Robby Gordon and the SPEED Energy/Toyo Tires team announce the addition of Off-Road legend, Johnny Campbell to the 2012 team.

Edelweiss Breweries & Castles Tour Available

Friday, December 9, 2011
Join Edelweiss Bike Travel for a unique ride through Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium and France on their breweries and castles tour.

GP and F1 Say Farewell to Charlie Moody

Friday, December 9, 2011
Following a lifelong commitment to racing Rizla Suzuki’s Operations Manager, Charlie Moody, sadly passed away last month.

Aprilia Enters 200 Club at Texas Mile

Friday, December 9, 2011
Team AF1 Racing/Punisher entered the 200 club at the Texas Mile after posting 200.8 mph with its AF1 Racing sponsored/Aprilia RSV Factory V-Twin.

Mikey Martin Signs with Bonneville Performance

Friday, December 9, 2011
2011 AMA Pro Singles champion Mikey Martin recently signed with the Bonneville Performance team for 2012 as Triumph’s factory rider.

H-D Drops Wheel Production Subsidiary

Friday, December 9, 2011
Harley-Davidson to Exit Operation of New Castalloy Manufacturing Subsidiary.

Road Atlanta to Host Original Big Kahuna Event

Friday, December 9, 2011
AMA Pro Racing returns to Road Atlanta with Big Kahuna Event, April 20-22, 2012!

House Bill Makes Nuisance Dust State Issue

Friday, December 9, 2011
U.S. House passes dust bill that would help protect off-road riding.

Electric Scooter Concepts at 2011 Tokyo Show

Thursday, December 8, 2011
Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki and KYMCO all released electric scooter concepts at 2011 Tokyo Show. Here's a recap.

World Superbike 2011 Official DVD Released

Thursday, December 8, 2011
New racers, new winners, new champion: The Superbike World Championship 2011 Official Review released on 2-disc DVD.

New Kenny Roberts Print from Tom Fritz

Thursday, December 8, 2011
Kenny Roberts. 'So Woefully Underpaid' by Artist Tom Fritz.

AMA Arenacross Interviews Miss Arenacross

Thursday, December 8, 2011
AMA Arenacross Series interview of the week: Miss Arenacross Lindsey Scheltema.

Miami Speedway to Host Big Kahuna Miami

Thursday, December 8, 2011
North America’s premier road racing motorcycle series, comprised of four production-based classes, will race in South Florida September 21-23.

2011 Scooter Holiday Gift Guide

Thursday, December 8, 2011
To help our readers get the most out of their scoot experience, MCUSA is providing a review of some of the top gear in its 2011 Scooter Holiday Gift Guide.

Backmarker: Blind Ambition

Thursday, December 8, 2011
Matt Wadsworth is a 37-year-old musician attempting a world-record motorcycle jump. Did we mention he's also been blind since birth?

Broken Collarbone for Trey Canard

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Trey Canard's string of broken bones continues with a busted collarbone only a month before the Supercross season begins.

2011 IMS Dallas Photo Report

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
See show highlights from the 2011 Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Dallas, Texas.

Triumph Motorcycles Claims 2011 Sales Growth

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Despite the down market, Triumph Motorcycles announces increased sales for 2011 global and in the US – the British marque benefitting from the success of its popular Tiger 800.

AMA Elects Maggie McNally Vice Chairwoman

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
American Motorcyclist Association Board of Directors elects Maggie McNally as vice chairwoman.

Foursome of Champs Wage War for SX Crown

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Foursome of World Champions set to wage war in search of 2012 Monster Energy Supercross crown.

PJ Jacobsen Gets PTR World Supersport Ride

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
ONE of the hottest young racing talents from the USA - Patrick 'PJ' Jacobsen - will race in the 2012 World Supersport Championship for PTR Honda.

2012 Arenacross Wilkes Barre Preview

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
AMA Arenacross Series returns to action this weekend in Wilkes Barre in wake of recent controversy Gibson leads Arenacross class field into fourth round.

Saddlemen Heated Seats

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
After years of making some of the most comfortable and stylish seats in the motorcycle industry, Saddlemen has added heat to its most popular touring seats.

MIC Offers Free Motorcycle Tire Guide

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Motorcycle Industry Council offers consumers extensive new MIC Tire Guide.

2011 ATV Holiday Gift Guide

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Whether you’re into motocross or utility ATVs, MCUSA editors have four-wheeled enthusiasts covered with the latest equipment in the 2011 ATV Holiday Gift Guide.

RLX Raffle Benefits American Troops

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Help support American troops by donating to the RLX Tour for the Cure and be entered to win a custom RLX motorcycle.

MotorcycleUSA to Give Away Honda Fury at IMS

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
MotorcycleUSA.com to give away a customized 2011 honda fury as part of ultimate builder custom bike show taking place at Progressive International Motorcycle Shows.

Nuclear Cowboyz Launches New MX Tour

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Nuclear Cowboyz launches an all-new North American Freestyle Motocross tour. Nuclear Cowboyz 2012 is an FMX theatrical event with an insane snowmobile flip performed by 2011 Winter X-Games Medalist Caleb Moore!

Ohlins to Debut Aftermarket ESA for BMW GS

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Öhlins Launches World’s First Aftermarket Mechatronic Suspension to USA Market at Long Beach IMS this Weekend.

Ultimate Builder Bike Show Dallas Results 2011

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Custom motorcycle builders down South showed up at the Dallas Convention Center to wrangle for prizes and prestige in Round 2 of the IMS Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show competition.

Long Travel Industries Covers Teryx 4 With Kit

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Long Travel Industries covers your Teryx 4 with a +5 Long travel Kit.

2011 Kawasaki Versys Project Part 2

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Our 2011 Kawasaki Versys gets a new set of Pirelli dual sport tires for better on/off-road performance and additional protection to handle the abuse of dirt riding.

Metzeler Honors Japan in 2012 Calendar

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
The Metzeler Classics calendar, now in its 19th edition, celebrates two-wheeled competitions from the sixties with a series of black & white shots, paying homage to Japan and its motorcycling tradition, marked this year by such terrible adversity.

AXO Norstar Trans-Am Vintage Gear

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Norstar Trans-Am boot by AXO now in stock, as AXO brings Norstar boots back to the future.

KTM Signs Maria Forsberg to Factory FMF/KTM

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
KTM Motorsports is proud to announce the signing of 2011 GNCC Women’s Champion and 2011 X-Games EnduroX Gold Medalist and AMA Racing Female Athlete of the Year, Maria Forsberg, as the newest member to the Factory FMF/KTM Racing Team.

Team Öhlins to Compete on KTM's in 2012

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Team Öhlins USA to Compete on KTM Motorcycles, through Langston Motorsports.

BRP Adds Models to Can-Am Amateur Program

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
BRP adds models to its Can-Am Amatuer Racer Support Program.

2011 A Day in the Dirt Grand Prix in Photos

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
See what happened as the A Day in the Dirt races rolled into Pala Raceway Thanksgiving weekend.

Single Track Mind: A Memorable Autumn

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
After notching a half century in the saddle, our Matchless G.50 hero turns to a new hobby and discovers some important lessons for the motorcycle industry.

Kymco President & CEO Eric Bondy Resigns

Monday, December 5, 2011
KYMCO USA NEWS: KYMCO USA announces that Eric Bondy has resigned his position as President & CEO.

GNCC Honors Top Class Finishers

Monday, December 5, 2011
GNCC Awards Banquet Honors Top Class Finishers and Industry Members in Morgantown.

2012 AMA Motocross Tickets On Sale Now

Monday, December 5, 2011
2012 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship Tickets On Sale Now for Moto Monday!

2012 AMA Ice Race Grand Championships

Monday, December 5, 2011
AMA Ice Race Grand Championships kick off 2012 amateur championships.

Alpinestars Durban Jacket and Boots Review

Monday, December 5, 2011
Looking for a new set of adventure touring gear? Climb into Alpinestars Durban jacket, pants and boots for a peek at what the ultimate multi-purpose motorcycle gear is all about.

Honda Recalls 2001-2010/2012 Gold Wings

Monday, December 5, 2011
American Honda is recalling its Gold Wings after discovering problems with the secondary master cylinder which may affect rear braking.

Dealers Join the Hyosung Motors America Team

Monday, December 5, 2011
Hyosung Motors America continues to grow with the signing of authorized dealer agreements with Eckenhoff Motorcycles and Two Wheel Corp.

2011 Cruiser Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide

Monday, December 5, 2011
Check out Motorcycle USA’s 2011 Cruiser Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide for ideas on high-quality biker gear.

BMW Alpine Tour of Austria and Slovenia

Monday, December 5, 2011
Our favorite Scot turned North Carolinian tramps about the Austrian Alps, Sir Neale is back with a BMW alpine adventure.

Michele Pirro to Ride Gresini CRT Bike

Monday, December 5, 2011
Michele Pirro will contest the 2012 MotoGP series using a CRT entry with an FTR chassis and a Honda CBR1000R engine.

Hart and Huntington Supercross Team Intro

Monday, December 5, 2011
Hart and Huntington Racing introduced its ’12 Supercross team Thursday night at the Sycuan Casino near San Diego, California.

Chris Ulrich Sets Record in Fundraiser

Saturday, December 3, 2011
Chris Ulrich treated 56 Roadracing World Action Fund donors to a total of 184 laps at the Auto Club Speedway in order to raise money to deploy more airfence.

Thundersprint Shootout with Parrish & Roberts

Saturday, December 3, 2011
MotoGP commentators Steve Parrish and Matt Roberts will rekindle their intense rivalry at the 2012 Thundersprint contest, set to begin May 12th in Northwich, Cheshire.

KTM Prepping for 2012 Dakar Rally

Friday, December 2, 2011
The MRW KTM Team is finalizing its preparations for the 2012 Dakar Rally where Marc Coma will look to defend his title.

Harley Speedo/Tach Combo for Softails-Dynas

Friday, December 2, 2011
Harley-Davidson is offering a new four-inch digital speedometer/analog tachometer with an LCD display for Blackline, Street Glide and Wide Glide models.

Dr. Frazier: Adventure Touring Candy Store

Friday, December 2, 2011
Our two-wheeled nomad satisfies his adventure sweet tooth by taking in the sights at a Horizons Unlimited Traveller’s Meeting in Cambria, California.

AMA Racing Adds New Orleans & Miami to 2012

Friday, December 2, 2011
AMA Pro Racing and M1 PowerSports have announced the addition of the Big Kahuna Nationals in 2012, which will include racing events at Miami and New Orleans for the upcoming season.

Confederate Releases 3rd Gen X132 Hellcat

Friday, December 2, 2011
Confederate Motors, Inc. unveiled the third generation of its Hellcat today. The X132 Hellcat is named after the legendary F6F Hellcat World War II fighter plane.

Pirelli Scorpion Rally Available in Enduro Sizes

Friday, December 2, 2011
Pirelli introduces the new 110/80-19 sizes for the front and 150/70-17 for the rear, specifically designed for high displacement enduro street bikes that have a strong off-road attitude programmed into their DNA.

Final Online Auction for U.S Jr World MX Team

Friday, December 2, 2011
Imagine being the proud owner of a jersey autographed by extreme motocrosser Travis Pastrana, or racing pants and a jersey signed by Supercross champion Ryan Villopoto.

Autodromo Internacional Wins Oragniser Award

Friday, December 2, 2011
2011 SBK Organiser Award goes to Autodromo Internacional do Algarve.

Husqvarna Ready for 2012 Dakar Rally

Friday, December 2, 2011
Husqvarna's 2012 Dakar Rally team is preparing for the first major motorsport event of the year, set to take place across 8,364 kilometers in South America beginning January 1st.

Valentino's Eye - A Limited Edition Piece

Friday, December 2, 2011
The limited edition of Valentino Rossi's helmet with the big eye looking onto the world, worn by the many times Italian champion for the Mugello MotoGP 2011, is now available in the shops.

2011 Ironman GNCC to Air on Versus

Friday, December 2, 2011
Tune In Alert: Watch RacerTV's coverage of GNCC Bike Racing this Sunday on Versus.

2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide: Gloves

Friday, December 2, 2011
MCUSA editors offer a helping hand this season with some of the most comfortable and effective gloves in the 2011 Motorcycle Holiday Gift Guide to Gloves.

World's First 'Ride In' Screening at Ace Cafe

Friday, December 2, 2011
World's first 'Ride In' screening held at Ace Cafe for DVD launch of Cinemanx TT3D while TT stars Conor Cummins and Richard 'Milky' Quayle meet fans on Isle of Man.

2012 AMA Arenacross Series Schedule Updated

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Lexington, Kentucky, and Legendary Rupp Arena added to 2012 AMA Arenacross Series schedule.

Countdown to World Ducati Week 2012

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Prepare for the biggest Ducati event of the year at the 2012 World Ducati Week at Misano circuit in Italy.

Tokyo Motor Show: Yamaha RYOKU

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Every bike show features quirky concept models. This is one of our favorites from the Tokyo Motor Show – the Yamaha XTW250 RYOKU.

AMA Amateur MX Rules & Classes for 2012

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Supplemental rules and classes announced for the 2012 Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn Ranch.

Two-Up Fundraiser To Help Deploy Airfence

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Two-Up fundraiser to help deploy more airfence: Chris Ulrich does 184 laps and covers 423.2 miles at Auto Club Speedway.

2012 AMA IWMC Set for July 26-29th in Nevada

Thursday, December 1, 2011
2012 AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference set for July 26-29 in Carson City, Nev.

MV Agusta to Return to Isle of Man TT Races

Thursday, December 1, 2011
MV Agusta to make a historic return to the Isle of Man TT Races.

Laverty Tops Three-day WSB Portimao Test

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Eugene Laverty topped the timesheets as Aprilia, BMW and Suzuki World Superbike teams conclude testing at the Portimao circuit.

Yamaha Y125 Moegi at Tokyo Motor Show

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Yamaha's Y125 Moegi concept weighs only 176 pounds and is a fuel sipper powered by a 125cc Single. The motorcycle/bicycle hybrid garnered plenty of attention on press day at the Tokyo Motor Show.

FASTEST DVD Premiere in San Francisco

Thursday, December 1, 2011
D-Store San Francisco and AsphaltandRubber present Fastest the movie.

Wheel Jockey 'Big Boy' Now Available

Thursday, December 1, 2011
The 'Big Boy' Wheel Jockey is now available and provides the cruiser wheel chores to be made easy.

Zero Teams With NFL Greats to Help Children

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Zero Motorcycles trams with the NFL greats to help children succeed.

Richa Spirit Gear Available From Vega

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Four-Season Spirit apparel now available for riders in the US as Vega acquires exclusive US distribution of European-based Richa NV brand.