Drag site icon to your taskbar to pin site. Learn More

Articles By Bart Madson - Editor

Bart Madson
By Bart Madson
Editor|Articles|Articles RSS|Blog|Blog Posts|Blog RSS

Bashing away at the MotoUSA keyboard for nine years now, Madson lends his scribbling and editorial input on everything from bike reviews to industry analysis and motorcycle racing reports.

2013 Honda CBR600RR Street Comparison

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Honda challenges the 2013 Supersport Shootout field with a revamped CBR600RR. See how the CBR fares in the Supersport Street evaluation.

2013 Suzuki GSX-R600 Street Comparison

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Suzuki's GSX-R00 arrives at the 2013 Supersport Street Shootout as defending champion, but how does it fare in a rematch?

2013 Ducati 848 EVO SE Street Comparison

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Ducati brings it up-spec 848 EVO SE to the 2013 Supersport Shootout. See where the L-Twin Duc stacks up against its Triple and Inline-Four competition.

2013 MV Agusta F3 675 Street Comparison

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
The 2013 MV Agusta F3 675 looks the part of a high-performance street bike, but how does it stack up against its Supersport rivals on the street?

2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 Street Comparison

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
The 2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 takes on its Supersport rivals on the street in MotoUSA's Supersport Street Comparison.

2013 Supersport Shootout X Street

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
MotoUSA tested the latest crop of Supersports on the track, now it's time to hit the street in the 2013 Middleweight Supersport Shootout X Street.

World Superbike Imola Results 2013

Sunday, June 30, 2013
Tom Sykes vaults into the championship lead with a double victory performance and costly mistakes from his factory Aprilia rivals.

World Superbike Imola Superpole 2013

Saturday, June 29, 2013
Tom Sykes snares yet another Superpole at Imola in record-breaking fashion, making it six consecutive pole positions for the Kawasaki rider.

Suzuki Confirms MotoGP Return in 2015

Monday, June 17, 2013
Suzuki confirms its return to MotoGP in 2015 – announcing a testing team including Davide Brivio and Randy de Puniet.

2014 Suzuki RM-Z450 & RM-Z250 First Look

Friday, June 14, 2013
Suzuki gives its motocross models the BNG treatment for the 2014 model year, with minimal changes to the RM-Z450 and RM-Z250.

Max Biaggi Tests Pramac Ducati GP13

Friday, June 7, 2013
Max Biaggi gets acquainted with the Pramac Ducati GP13, as the former MotoGP competitor and two-time SBK champion concludes a two-day test at Mugello.

Isle of Man Senior TT Results 2013

Friday, June 7, 2013
John McGuinness spoils Honda TT Legends teammate Michael Dunlop’s clean sweep with his Senior TT victory – the 20th TT win of the King of the Mountain’s career.

Isle of Man Supersport 2 TT Results 2013

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Michael Dunlop goes four for four with a record-breaking final lap in the second Supersport race at the 2013 Isle of Man TT.

Max Biaggi to Test Pramac Ducati at Mugello

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Max Biaggi returns temporarily to MotoGP, the retired former SBK/GP racer test riding the Pramac Ducati GP13 at the two-day Mugello test.

2013 Baja 500 Motorcycle Results

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
The Honda trio of Timmy Weigand, David Kamo and Colton Udall claim victory in the 2013 Baja 500 ahead of the Factory FMF/KTM squad.

Isle of Man Superstock TT Results 2013

Monday, June 3, 2013
Michael Dunlop makes it three in a row with a dramatic Isle of Man Superstock TT victory courtesy of a record-breaking 131 mph final lap.

Isle of Man Supersport 1 TT Results 2013

Monday, June 3, 2013
Michael Dunlop scores his second win of the 2013 Isle of Man TT, taking the first Supersport race ahead of fellow Honda rider Bruce Anstey and elder brother William Dunlop.

Isle of Man Superbike TT Results 2013

Monday, June 3, 2013
Honda sweeps the opening Superbike TT at the 2013 Isle of Man, with Michael Dunlop securing his first Superbike victory and teammate John McGuinness breaking the lap record.

Isle of Man Sidecar 1 TT Results 2013

Saturday, June 1, 2013
Tim Reeves and Dan Sayle claim the first Isle of Man TT victory of 2013, the duo taking the Sure Sidecar Race 1 win.

MotoGP Mugello Qualifying 2013

Saturday, June 1, 2013
Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa secures his 25th career pole position with his MotoGP qualifying success at Mugello.