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Articles By Bart Madson - Managing Editor

Bart Madson
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Bashing away at an MCUSA keyboard for more than half a decade, Madson lends his scribbling input on everything from bike reviews to industry features and motorcycle racing reports.

AMA SuperSport Daytona Race 1 Results 2012

Friday, March 16, 2012
The Motorcycle SuperSport opener at Daytona featured an eight-rider fight on the final lap. See what young gun came out on top in the SuperSport Daytona Race 1 results.

AMA XR1200 Daytona Results 2012

Friday, March 16, 2012
Pole position starter Kyle Wyman held off his H-D rivals to take the season opening victory in the Vance & Hines XR1200 series at Daytona.

Daytona 200 Qualifying Results 2012

Friday, March 16, 2012
Martin Cardenas claimed a new Rolex as the 2010 Daytona SportBike Champion will start Saturday’s Daytona 200 from pole position.

AMA Pro Racing Daytona Thursday 2012

Thursday, March 15, 2012
Reigning American SuperBike champion Josh Hayes claimed provisional pole position, topping the timesheet in Thursday’s AMA Pro Racing action at Daytona International Speedway.

Jake Zemke Interview 2012 Daytona

Thursday, March 15, 2012
Former AMA champion Jake Zemke makes a welcome return to the AMA grid, running the Ducshop 848 in Daytona SportBike. MotoUSA catches up with the 2006 Daytona 200 winner before the 2012 season opener.

AMA Pro Racing 2012 Season Preview

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Bike Week is underway, which means another AMA Pro Racing season is ready to kick off on the high banks of Daytona International Speedway. Get up to speed with this 2012 AMA Pro Racing season preview.

2012 Daytona 200 Preview

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
This Saturday marks the 71st running of the Daytona 200. Read about the top contenders for the most prestigious road race in America in the Daytona 200 preview.

AMA SuperSport Daytona Preview 2012

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The rising stars in American road racing return to compete in the AMA SuperSport series, with Motorcycle-Superstore.com returning as title sponsor.

Texas MotoGP Round Faces Legal Disputes

Friday, March 9, 2012
The planned Texas Grand Prix at Austin's Circuit of the Americas runs into more legal disputes.

McGuinness to Pilot Mugen Shinden at TT Zero

Monday, March 5, 2012
Team Mugen revealed its new Shinden TT Zero racebike, which will be piloted by 17-time TT winner John McGuinness.

Rapp to Race Daytona with Superstore Attack

Friday, March 2, 2012
Steve Rapp reunites with Attack Performance to race a Motorcycle Superstore/Big Kahuna/LeoVince-sponsored Kawasaki ZX-10R in the American SuperBike Daytona opener.

2012 MotoGP Sepang Test 2 Day 3

Thursday, March 1, 2012
Casey Stoner jumps back up to the front at Sepang, the Repsol Ace leading teammate Dani Pedrosa and former Repsol man Andrea Dovizioso.

2012 MotoGP Sepang Test 2 Day 2

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Ben Spies tops the timesheet during the second day of testing at the Sepang circuit, with afternoon rains putting a damper on testing plans.

2012 Brute Force 300 Entry-Level Report

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Our Dirt Editor already reviewed the new mid-displacement ATV entry from Kawasaki, but now it’s time for our entry-level tester to weigh in.

2012 World Superbike Season Preview

Thursday, February 23, 2012
Carlos Checa and company gather to contest the 25th World Superbike Championship. Get up to speed for the 2012 WSB season in this preview.

Erik Buell Racing Teams with Hero MotoCorp

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Erik Buell has struck up a partnership with Indian motorcycle manufacturer Hero MotoCorp. Buell providing technical/design inputs and Hero sponsoring the company’s American SuperBike effort.

2012 World Superbike Phillip Island Test Day 2

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Kawasaki’s Tom Sykes heads the timesheet as pre-season World Superbike testing concludes at Phillip Island.

2012 World Superbike Phillip Island Test Day 1

Monday, February 20, 2012
Carlos Checa leads old GP foes Max Biaggi and Marco Melandri as the official preseason test kicks off at Phillip Island.

Haslam Fractures Tibia at Phillip Island Test

Monday, February 20, 2012
BMW Motorrad rider Leon Haslam fractures his right tibia during the official preseason test at Phillip Island, leaving the British rider’s status in the opening race in doubt.

KTM Claims 2011 Sales Increase of 22.4%

Friday, February 17, 2012
KTM claims a 22.4% increase in sales for 2011, the Austrian firm moving 81,200 units during the year.