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Checa Celebrates Ducati's 300th WSBK Win

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Team Althea Racing’s Carlos Checa visited the Ducati factory in Borgo Panigale,Bologna to celebrate Ducati's 300th World Superbike win with the management and technicians of the famous Italian manufacturer.

Race Tech to Supprt StormLakeHonda.com

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Race Tech is ramping up their Rider Support Program for 2012, and is proud to announce they will be supporting StormLakeHonda.com’s amateur support efforts.

2012 ATK Cruisers Sturgis Debut

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
We take a ride out to the Broken Spoke Saloon and through Vanocker Canyon during Sturgis on some of ATK's 2012 cruiser motorcycles.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 8

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
The Motorcycle USA Adventure-Touring crew gets its best taste of the dirt toward the end, running the 101 miles of primitive road known as the Magruder Corridor.

Motorcycle Xcitement Trackday Review

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Motorcycle Xcitement offers Mid-Atlantic riders one of the easiest ways to get their motorcycles on the race track.

Steel City AMA Pro Motocross Preview 2011

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
The 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship reaches its penultimate round with Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto eyeing his second title of the year.

Indianapolis MotoGP Insider 2011

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Get inside perspective on what went down in the MotoGP class at the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

2012 Husqvarna Motocross Lineup

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Husqvarna is shedding light on its 2012 line of Motocross bikes, which feature BMW-inspired updates for more power and durability.

Zero Motorcycles Expands Dealerships North

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle technology, today announced its official expansion north with the launch of its new Canadian dealership program.

First Pics of Polaris 2012 Indian Chief Released

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
The Indian Motorcycle Co. released pictures of the first 2012 Indian Chief to roll off the assembly line since its new owners, Polaris Industries, moved production to its Spirit Lake facility.

Rory Sullivan Big Sky XC Interview

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
MotoUSA catches up with the winner of the 2011 Big Sky XC off-road race, Rory Sullivan. Hear what this challenging course was like from his perspective in this racing interview.

Past, Present, Future Represented at MMP

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
The sixth annual Bike Fest will take place at Miller Motorsports Park this weekend, September 2-4, giving motorcycle enthusiasts a unique opportunity to scan the entire spectrum of two-wheeled technology.

Indy EnduroCross Results 2011

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
KTM’s Taddy Blazusiak maintained his perfect season after nailing Round 3 of the 2011 AMA EnduroCross Championship in Indianapolis.

NC and MI Raise More Than $180,000

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Motorcyclists brought $180,681 in donations to Ride for Kids events in Asheville, N.C., and Ann Arbor, Mich.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 7

Monday, August 29, 2011
The Motorcycle USA crew makes it to the Idaho/Montana border again - this time preparing to face the Magruder Corridor on their Adventure-Touring mounts.

Southwick AMA Pro Motocross Insider 2011

Monday, August 29, 2011
Rockstar Makita Suzuki's Ryan Dungey turned upset into triumph at the Southwick National while performing one of the most memorable comebacks in Motocross.

Kuryakyn Racing Pays for Child's Wish

Monday, August 29, 2011
The Racing for a Wish Kuryakyn Race Team is proud to announce they have committed to fully fund a child's wish for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Colorado.

2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO First Ride

Monday, August 29, 2011
Ducati's iconic Monster has been a favorite of our staff since it first hit the scene almost two decades ago. Does the latest version hold up to our expectations as a super cool standard? We put the 2012 Monster 1100 EVO to the test to find out.

2011 Big Sky XC Results

Sunday, August 28, 2011
Rory Sullivan takes the final round of the AMA Western Hare Scrambles with a win at the Big Sky XC.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 6

Sunday, August 28, 2011
Day 6 of Motorcycle USA's Adventure-Touring expedition is spent out of the saddle, dodging bikes, boulders and black bears at the Big Sky XC.

Indianapolis XR1200 Race 2 Results 2011

Sunday, August 28, 2011
Sunday’s Harley-Davidson AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Race 2 results from the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP.

Indianapolis MotoGP Results 2011

Sunday, August 28, 2011
MotoGP motorcycle road racing results from the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Indianapolis Moto2 Results 2011

Sunday, August 28, 2011
Marc Marquez had a dominating Moto2 performance at Indianapolis and led a Spanish sweep of the podium in Round 10 of the championship.

Indianapolis 125 Results 2011

Sunday, August 28, 2011
Pole sitter Nicolas Terol sealed his sixth victory of the 2011 125cc Championship at Indy after the 22-year-old led the contest from start to finish.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 5

Saturday, August 27, 2011
Day 5 of the Motorcycle USA Adventure Touring Expedition gets us back on track and in Big Sky, Montana, ready to cover the XC race.

AMA Pro WMX Southwick Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
Women's motocross action returned at Southwick with the girls braving troubling weather and track conditions during Round 6 of the 2011 WMX Championship.

AMA 250 Motocross Southwick Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
Pro Circuit Kawasaki had its perfect season in the 250 championship crushed at the sands of Southwick as rain and a bit of bad luck led to some dramatic moments.

AMA 450 Motocross Southwick Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
The 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship encountered the roughest track conditions of the season at Southwick as Hurricane Irene moved into the region.

2011 Big Sky XC Preview

Saturday, August 27, 2011
MotoUSA arrived at the Big Sky XC race in Big Sky, Montana as the destination for our Adventure Touring Shootout. Take a look at this unique off-road race.

Indianapolis XR1200 Race 1 Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Race 1 results from the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP.

Indianapolis Moto2 Qualifying Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
Moto2 motorcycle road racing qualifying results from the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP.

Indianapolis MotoGP Qualifying Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
MotoGP motorcycle racing qualifying results from the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP

Indianapolis 125 Qualifying Results 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011
Saturday’s 125cc motorcycle road racing qualifying results from the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP at The Brickyard.

Adventure Touring Shootout Motorcycle Gear

Saturday, August 27, 2011
MotoUSA is in the process of logging the longest and most intense adventure touring shootout in its history. Here's a breakdown of the gear that's keeping them safe and as comfortable as possible.

Indianapolis MotoGP Behind the Fence Friday

Saturday, August 27, 2011
Motorcycle-USA shares some of the happenings on and off track at this summer’s Red Bull Indianapolis GP.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 4

Friday, August 26, 2011
The Adventure-Touring Expedition gets back on track with Big Sky, Montana in our sites.

Backroad Ramblings: The Disappearing Bike

Friday, August 26, 2011
Our Rambling man ponders the words of a wise moto-journalist and his concept of the perfect disappearing bike.

Indianapolis XR1200 Qualifying 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011
Chris Fillmore narrowly defeated Steve Rapp during provisional qualifying for the XR1200 series at Indy after crossing the line just 0.007 seconds ahead.

Indianapolis Moto2 Practice Results 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011
Moto2's Simone Corsi overcame a difficult start to his weekend at Indy by flying to the top of the timesheets ahead of Marc Marquez during practice.

Indianapolis MotoGP Practice Results 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011
Repsol Honda's Casey Stoner claimed the fastest lap during practice at Indianapolis on Friday after taking control of the charts late in the session.

Triumph Rocket III Touring Finds a Home

Friday, August 26, 2011
Avid motorcyclist John Viscomi was so surprised that he won a customized Triumph Rocket III Touring motorcycle with more than $2,000 in custom audio equipment that he did his own due diligence with Triumph to confirm it wasn’t a hoax.

Join the 500th Ride for Kids on Sept. 25

Friday, August 26, 2011
We'll celebrate the 500th event in our history on Sunday, Sept. 25 in Ellicott City, Md. This ride benefits the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, a nonprofit organization that funds medical research and family support programs.

Indianapolis MotoGP Press Conference 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011
Some of the top names in the 2011 MotoGP Championship including Casey Stoner, Nicky Hayden, Ben Spies, Dani Pedrosa and Marco Simoncelli discuss the upcoming race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

MSF Launches Motorcycling Naturalistic Study

Friday, August 26, 2011
The first rider participating in the first-ever MSF 100 Motorcyclists Naturalistic Study rode off with a fully instrumented, data-logging bike from the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute.

Mad Bastard Scooter Rally

Friday, August 26, 2011
Our contributor embarks on a 460-mile scavenger hunt through Canada aboard a 50cc scooter wearing a costume - welcome to the Mad Bastard Scooter Rally.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 3

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Day 3 sees a change of plan for Motorcycle USA's Adventure-Touring Shootout. What? We're still in Utah?!

2011 Adventure Touring Equipment Update

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Check out the condition of our bikes and gear as we near the midway point of the 2011 Adventure Touring Shootout.

Elena Myers Impresses in MotoGP Debut

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Elena Myers made an impressive debut on a MotoGP bike Thursday, completing five laps at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway aboard Alvaro Bautista's Suzuki GSV-R prototype.

2012 Husqvarna TE Lineup

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Husqvarna continues to update its stockpile for 2012 with revisions to its dual-sport models, including the TE310 and the big bore TE511.

2012 Honda CBR1000RR Revealed

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Images and video of the new and improved 2012 Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade have been circulating the web so here’s a first look at the revised liter bike from the Big Red machine.

Indianapolis MotoGP Preview 2011

Thursday, August 25, 2011
The 2011 MotoGP Championship is sliding into the second and final round in the U.S. at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend.

3 Rivers Jet Ski Adventure Ride

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Our off-roader gets a break from the country's heat wave by joining The 3 Rivers Run charity ride armed with a Kawasaki Jet Ski Ultra 300LX.

2012 Oakley MX Goggles Peek

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Oakley releases its 2012 line of motocross and off-road motorcycling goggles.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 2

Wednesday, August 24, 2011
After surviving the intense heat of Death Valley, Day 2 of the adventure touring expedition was red rock and high desert.

2012 Harley Night Rod Special First Ride

Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Harley-Davidson revamps its venerable V-Rod platform for ’12. Learn what’s new in this Night Rod Special review.

Southwick AMA Motocross Preview 2011

Wednesday, August 24, 2011
The 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship dumps the clutch and rockets into its final three rounds of the season beginning at the sands of Southwick.

Racing Past the Ace Café London

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Motorcycle USA pays a visit to hallowed ground in British motorcycling, the internationally renowned Ace Café London.

2011 Adventure-Touring Expedition – Day 1

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Day 1 of MCUSA's 2011 Adventure Motorcycle Tour takes them through the aptly named Death Valley with ambient temperatures reaching over 115 degrees fahrenheit.

New England Ride for Kids tops $40,000

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
The rolling hills of central Massachusetts provided a beautiful backdrop for the 14th New England Ride for Kids, which raised $37,627 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Ducati Island Returns to Indy GP

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Ducati Island will be returning to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with a new layout and more attractions added.

Thor Motocross Phase Gear Review

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Thor Motocross' Phase Gear is an affordable option for riders on a budget, but we found that the features and quality are anything but budget. Take a look at what we thought of this jersey and pant combo.

2011 ISDE Colton Udall Interview

Monday, August 22, 2011
Colton Udall sits down for a chat about his first ever experience in the 2011 International Six Days Enduro contest.

Winchester FIM Motocross Results 2011

Monday, August 22, 2011
Antonio Cairoli and Ken Rozen posted two more victories in the 2011 FIM Motocross Championship as the series visited Great Britain.

Washougal WORCS Results 2011

Monday, August 22, 2011
KTM's Kurt Caselli pulled off the double victory in Round 7 of the 2011 WORCS Championship at Washougal to strengthen his lead in the series.

Peoria TT Flat Track Results 2011

Monday, August 22, 2011
For the seventh consecutive year Henry Wiles posted the victory at the Peoria TT following tremendous difficulties with his bike.

TT 2011 On Bike Blu-ray Experience

Monday, August 22, 2011
Experience the unique thrill of riding the legendary Isle of Man TT course at race speed with the greatest road racers in the business – get set for the TT 2011 On-Bike Blu-ray Experience.

Dunlop Releases New Racing Slicks

Saturday, August 20, 2011
Dunlop announces the release of its new racing slicks designed for club-level racers and extreme racing enthusiasts.

Toni Bou Wins Motegi Trials Event

Saturday, August 20, 2011
Repsol Honda riders Toni Bou and Takahisa Fujinami both made it on the podium in the first day of the World Trials competition in Motegi.

2012 Bell Helmet Collection

Saturday, August 20, 2011
Bell Helmets offers a variety of new graphics spanning across their 2012 product line of street and dirt lids.

Jason DiSalvo Fastest During XR1200 Testing

Saturday, August 20, 2011
Following two days of testing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Daytona SportBike rider Jason DiSalvo posted the fastest lap during his debut in the XR1200 series.

Salt Addiction: Drew Gatewood

Saturday, August 20, 2011
This month our speed guru shines the spotlight on Drew Gatewood, a man of many talents who runs Gatewood Engineering and Race Support from home and occasionally visits the salts as an AMA/F.I.M. technical steward.

2012 Harley-Davidson Switchback First Ride

Friday, August 19, 2011
Harley-Davidson offers riders the best of both worlds with its new Switchback that converts from a standard cruiser to a light-touring bike. Read more in this motorcycle review.

Ducati Announces Midsummer Bike Dream Sale

Friday, August 19, 2011
Ducati is offering 4.25% financing on both the multi-award winning Ducati Multistrada 1200 and iconic 1198 Superbike, and up to $1,500.00 additional in-store credit towards Ducati Apparel and Ducati Performance Accessories for the 1198 Superbike.

Traxxas Named Newest Motocross Sponsor

Friday, August 19, 2011
MX Sports Pro Racing has announced Traxxas as the newest sponsor of the 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship.

Dianna Dahlgren is Miss Supercross 2012

Friday, August 19, 2011
Feld Motor Sports announced today that Dianna Dahlgren who served as Miss Supercross for the 2011 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, will return as Miss Supercross for the 2012 season.

MotoUSA Photo of the Week - August 19, 2011

Friday, August 19, 2011
This Friday's MotoUSA Photo of the Week is a black and white beauty from Motorcycle USA Forums user slr. Check out his desert monsoon landscape and get another moto-photo tip from JDawg.

XR1200 Testing Wraps Up at Indy Speedway

Friday, August 19, 2011
The AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 class hit the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the first time over the weekend as it prepares for the upcoming Red Bull Indy GP on August 27th-28th.

Spy Shot: 2012 Water-Cooled BMW R1200GS

Friday, August 19, 2011
BMW spy shots reveal a water-cooled R1200GS prototype, confirming rumors that the 2012 R1200GS will utilize an all-new liquid-cooled version of the iconic Boxer Twin.

Cyril Despres Wins Dos Sertoes Rally

Friday, August 19, 2011
KTM's Cyril Despres won the 19th edition of the Dos Sertoes Rally in Brazil, taking the victory in the 10-day event by just over two minutes.

Bridges, Nicks, Fogerty Rock American Thunder

Friday, August 19, 2011
The American Thunder Music Festival, a benefit concert held at the Buffalo Chip for the Bob Woodruff Foundation featuring Jeff Bridges, Stevie Nicks and John Fogerty, will soon be rebroadcast to troops.

John Hopkins Undergoes Surgery

Friday, August 19, 2011
Following his recent crash and injury at the Brno circuit, American John Hopkins underwent surgery on the third finger of his right hand to correct a break and dislocation.

Indy Mile Flat Track Event Cancelled

Friday, August 19, 2011
As a result of the tragic stage collapse that took place at the Indiana State Fair, Round 15 of the 2011 AMA Flat Track Championship has been cancelled.

Brammo Conducts Final Empulse RR Test

Thursday, August 18, 2011
Electric motorcycle brand Brammo conducts its final test in preparation for the final round of the TTXGP series at Miller Motorsports Park in September.

2011 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Review

Thursday, August 18, 2011
After 11 days on the road, Motorcycle USA looks back at the epic rides, bike shows, concerts, and general mayhem that filled the Black Hills for the 71st annual Sturgis Rally.

Race Tech Suspension Seminars Available

Thursday, August 18, 2011
Race Tech’s Paul Thede, co-author of the Motorcycle Suspension Bible, will host three classes on cutting edge suspension theory and practice.

AMA and OEMs Talk Lead Ban Exemption

Thursday, August 18, 2011
For off-highway vehicle (OHV) manufacturers, dealers and others already suffering because of the nation's flagging economy, a new law that repeals a de facto ban on the sale of kids' OHVs is welcomed news.

Dean Wilson Joins Monster Energy Cup

Thursday, August 18, 2011
Feld Motor Sports announced today that Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Dean Wilson of Menifee, Calif., will race the inaugural Monster Energy Cup at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on October 15.

Reg Pridmore's CLASS School End of Summer

Thursday, August 18, 2011
At the end of this month CLASS is excited to be taking the best street riding school in the country to Oregon Raceway Park.

Moby Dick Motorcyle to Sell at Bonhams

Thursday, August 18, 2011
Bonhams are returning to the International Motorcycle Show in Staffordshire on 16th October 2011 with another exceptional line-up of motorcycles.

Hogslayer, Norton Dragster Flic, Debuts Aug. 18

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Hogslayer: The Unapproachable Legend will debut tomorrow night at 7 p.m. at the Oriental Theatre in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

MV Agusta’s Castiglioni Dead at 64

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
MV Agusta President Caludio Castiglioni has died at the age of 64 in Varese, Italy.

KTM’s Andrew Short Out with Injury

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Andrew Short will miss the remaining rounds of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship with two broken elbows and a broken wrist sustained while training for the Red Bull KTM team.

Elena Myers to Ride Suzuki's MotoGP GSV-R

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
AMA Pro SuperSport rider Elena Myers will get a chance to hitch a leg over Suzuki's MotoGP bike, the GSV-R, for a few laps at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as a precursor to the upcoming MotoGP round.

2011 Belgian Classic TT Gedinne Preview

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Our vintage motorcycle expert makes way for a classic outing, the Belgian Classic TT, where irreplaceable relics risk life and limb for rider and spectator bliss.

Superstore Announces Indy USGP VIP Winners

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Motorcycle-Superstore.com has announced the winners of the VIP Indy Experience. Two fans were randomly selected from a group of 56,000 plus entries to win the ultimate “Moto Weekend” August 26-29 in Indianapolis.

2012 Harley-Davidson Road King First Ride

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
The Road King has been a staple model in Harley Davidson’s cruiser line-up for quite some time. 2012 brings some needed updates to the Road King, find out more in our first ride report.

BRD RedShift Electric Motorcycle First Look

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
BRD previewed its latest electric innovation the RedShift, which aims to compete against gas-powered machines with both an MX and dual-sport version.

Memorable Motorcycle: Vincent Black Knight

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
The likes of Rollie Free and Hunter S. Thompson ingrained Vincent motorcycles into the cultural psyche. This month our vintage motorcycle expert does his part, taking a closer look at the Vincent Black Knight.

Bell Custom 500 Skratch Deluxe Helmet Review

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Bell enlisted the services of hot rod enthusiast and pinstriper extraordinaire, Skratch, to help out on the design of its cool three-quarters motorcycle helmet, the Bell Custom 500 Skratch Deluxe LE.

Everett EnduroCross Results 2011

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
KTM's Taddy Blazusiak nabbed his second victory of the 2011 AMA EnduroCross Championship this past weekend in Washington.

AMA Racing Hillclimb Crown National Champs

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) congratulates the national champions who ruled the Devil's Staircase at the 2011 AMA Racing Hillclimb Grand Championships in Oregonia, Ohio, Aug. 13-14.

James Rispoli, Dennis Noyes Pit Pass Radio

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Tonight's Show is Dedicated to the Memory of Francesco Quinn a Movie Celebrity Who Supported Motorcycling Throughout his Career.

Thundersprint Brings £7 Million Into Cheshire

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Completely bucking the trend being reported by show organisers throughout Europe, this year’s Thundersprint showed strong attendance and visitor spend - both up on 2010’s already excellent figures.

Peoria TT Flat Track Preview 2011

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
The 2011 AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Insurance Flat Track Championship heads to Peoria Race Park as the battle for the title rages on.

AMA Announces 2011 U.S. MXoN Team

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
The AMA has announced the members of the U.S. team that will compete at the 2011 FIM Motocross of Nations this September in Saint Jean D'Angely, France.

Families Thrilled New Law Legalizes Kids OHV

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
With the overturning of a federal law that created a de facto ban on the sale of kid's off-highway vehicles (OHVs), the real winners are the families and children who enjoy responsible motorized recreation.

Rumble for the Heartland

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Rumble For The Heartland (RFTH) is a family-friendly signature charity motorcycle tour, founded Lorenzo Lamas, and veteran television producer, Chad Greulach, as an effort to raise funding and awareness for veterans and active duty military.

Unadilla AMA Pro Motocross Insider 2011

Monday, August 15, 2011
Round 9 of the 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship witnessed some surprising performances by newcomers as Kawasaki riders extended their lead.

Yamaha and Honda Test 2012 Bikes at Brno

Monday, August 15, 2011
MotoGP fans got their best look yet of the upcoming 1000cc GP grid, with factory Yamaha joining Repsol Honda at the post-race Brno test with their 2012 prototypes.

Hopkins on Brno MotoGP Crash and Injury

Monday, August 15, 2011
Wild-card rider John Hopkins discusses his crash during practice at Brno circuit and points blame at himself for his injury.

LCR Honda Looks to Double 2012 Effort

Monday, August 15, 2011
LCR Honda is looking to expand its presence in the 2012 MotoGP Championship with Andrea Dovizioso and current Moto2 star, Stefan Bradl.

Lorenzo and Spies Struggle at Brno MotoGP

Monday, August 15, 2011
Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies are left regretting their tire choice at Brno after failing to make headway in the 2011 MotoGP Championship.

MotoGP Riders Soften Motegi Boycott Stance

Monday, August 15, 2011
Casey Stoner remains on the fence about his participation in the upcoming 2011 Japanese Grand Prix while teammates Cal Crutchlow and Colin Edwards state they will race.

Repsol MotoGP Trio Up and Down at Brno

Monday, August 15, 2011
Casey Stoner stretches his lead in the 2011 MotoGP Championship while Repsol Honda teammates Andrea Dovizioso and Dani Pedrosa experience mixed results at Brno.

Rossi Encouraged by Progress at Brno

Monday, August 15, 2011
Valentino Rossi dispels the rumor he's looking for a ride with Honda in 2012 while rivals voice their surprise over his lack of results with Ducati.

2011 Surfercross in Photos

Monday, August 15, 2011
The 13th Annual Surfercross combined the the talents of professional motocross racers and surfers in a fun-filled two-day event.Check out the results and photos.

AMA congratulates U.S. World Trophy Team

Monday, August 15, 2011
The American Motorcyclist Association congratulates the 28 riders who made the trek to the 2011 International Six Days Enduro in Kotka-Hamina, Finland, Aug. 8-13.

2012 Husqvarna TXC Lineup

Monday, August 15, 2011
Husqvarna releases a preview of its 2012 cross-country line with the all new TXC310 included.

2011 Ulster Grand Prix Results

Monday, August 15, 2011
Michael Dunlop conquers three events at the 2011 Ulster Grand Prix with Guy Martin and Bruce Anstey sharing wins in Superbike.

Utah Ride for Kids raises $35,000

Monday, August 15, 2011
Utah's young brain tumor survivors had some powerful allies on their side on Saturday, August 13 2011. Motorcyclists brought $35,247 in donations to the area's seventh Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Ride for Kids.

2012 Suzuki RM-Z250 First Ride

Monday, August 15, 2011
MotoUSA threw a leg over the virtually unchanged 2012 Suzuki RM-Z250 at Pala Raceway for a first ride. Find out if it's still competitive in this review.

2012 Suzuki RM-Z450 First Ride

Monday, August 15, 2011
With two AMA Championships in 2011, Suzuki has elected to not revise the RM-Z450 for 2012. Find out what we thought about the 2012 RM-Z in this first ride.

Brno MotoGP Results 2011

Sunday, August 14, 2011
Honda dominated at the Brno circuit as one rider moved a few points closer to claiming the 2011 MotoGP Championship in the Czech Republic.

AMA 250 Motocross Unadilla Results 2011

Saturday, August 13, 2011
One rider finally snagged the overall victory in the 250 AMA Motocross Championship as the series visited the Big Apple.

AMA 450 Motocross Unadilla Results 2011

Saturday, August 13, 2011
Round 9 of AMA Pro Motocross gave the advantage to one rider in the championship as the series hit the east coast at Unadilla on Saturday.

Obama Signs Lead Law Exemption Bill

Saturday, August 13, 2011
President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill that allows the sale of kids' off-highway vehicles.

2011 ISDE Finland Day 6 Results

Saturday, August 13, 2011
Finland wrapped up the 2011 ISDE conpetition with another solid performance on the final day, taking the win by more than 30 minutes ahead of Spain.

Brno MotoGP Qualifying 2011

Saturday, August 13, 2011
Dani Pedrosa clenched his first pole position of the 2011 MotoGP season at Brno while wild-card rider John Hopkins crashed and sustained multiple injuries to his hand.

2012 Honda CRF450R First Ride

Friday, August 12, 2011
Honda continues to refine its 450-class motocross bike and the ’12 Honda CRF450R is better than ever. Learn what it’s like to ride in this dirt bike review.

2011 ISDE Finland Day 5 Results

Friday, August 12, 2011
Riders were happy to finally see some sunshine on Day 5 at the 2011 ISDE in Finland. Team USA is looking at a podium in the World Trophy standings and individual competitors have just one more day to make an impact.

MotoUSA Photo of the Week - August 12, 2011

Friday, August 12, 2011
This Friday's MotoUSA Photo of the Week is a refreshing scene from the Arizona Desert, and JDawg gives you some tips on keeping your cameras clean.

Rats Hole Custom Bike Show Sturgis 2011

Friday, August 12, 2011
The spirit of Big Daddy Rat invaded Sturgis as the Rat's Hole Custom Bike Show rolled into town to set up camp at the Legendary Buffalo Chip to hold it's annual show in the Black Hills.

Unadilla AMA Motocross Preview 2011

Friday, August 12, 2011
The 2011 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship returns this weekend with Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto leading the pack into the Unadilla National in New York.

Brno MotoGP Practice Results 2011

Friday, August 12, 2011
Dani Pedrosa claimed both practice sessions on Friday at the Brno circuit as the 2011 MotoGP Championship returned from its break.

2011 ISDE Finland Day 4 Results

Thursday, August 11, 2011
ISDE competitors were greeted with the longest day yet in the 2011 International Six Days Enduro in Finland. Kurt Caselli had a standout day for Team USA.

Justin Barcia to Fill in for Injured Trey Canard

Thursday, August 11, 2011
Honda is pleased to announce that GEICO Honda rider Justin Barcia will ride for the American Honda Racing team and race a factory Honda-prepared CRF450R at the remaining four rounds in the 2011 AMA Motocross Championship.

Rare Exhibit of Antique Indian Motorcycles

Thursday, August 11, 2011
Sighting just one antique Indian motorcycle is rare, but seeing an exhibit of 15 classic bikes is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Dunlop to Release US-Made Racing Slicks

Thursday, August 11, 2011
Dunlop proudly announces the release of the brand-new USA-built Dunlop KR448F and KR449 racing slicks, tires created primarily for club-level racers and hard-core enthusiasts who enjoy participating in track days.

AMA News and Notes September 2011

Thursday, August 11, 2011
American Motorcyclist Association brings you the next edition of News and Notes for September 2011.

Super-Mini Class Riders Announced

Thursday, August 11, 2011
Feld Motor Sports announced today, the Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn’s, the top-15 finishing riders from the Super-Mini class have earned a spot in the prestigious Super-Mini class at the Monster Energy Cup.

2011 AMD World Championship Sturgis Results

Thursday, August 11, 2011
The 2011 AMD World Championships of Custom Bike Building crowned a new champion from a field of builders spanning 19 different countries.

Dr. Frazier: Ho Chi Minh Jungle Expedition

Thursday, August 11, 2011
This month Dr. G relates his latest travels to Vietnam, taking roads less traveled on a Ho Chi Minh jungle expedition.

2011 ISDE Finland Day 3 Results

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
The 86th International Six Days Enduro held in Finland reaches the halfway mark as riders continue to battle the time checks and wet conditions.

MotoGP Brno Preview 2011

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
MotoGP returns from its summer break for Round 11 of the 2011 Grand Prix season with Casey Stoner in command of the title.

Francesco Quinn: 1963-2011

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Actor and prominent motorcycle enthusiast Francesco Quinn has died at the age of 48 from an apparent heart attack.

AMA State Championship Motocross Heats Up

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to recognize two premier motocross events in the state of Texas this fall.

Polaris Comments on Indian Motorcycles Future

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Motorcycle USA learned a little more about the direction of Indian Motorcycles while attending the Victory Motorcycles 2012 press. We get the details on Indian's future straight from the source.

Thursday is Buffalo Chip Campground Day

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
South Dakota Governor, Dennis Daugaard proclaimed Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011 as Buffalo Chip Campground Day in South Dakota. The campground is celebrating its 30th annual event this year.

Bonhams Pre-War British Motorcycles

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Three distinct British motorcycles from pre-war days headline the entry for Bonhams sale at the National Motor Museum’s Beaulieu Autojumble held on the 10th September.

DuneFest 2011 Event Recap

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
MotoUSA makes a trip to DuneFest 2011 for a week of fun in the sand on Oregon's beautiful coast. We also try out some sand racing with our Polaris RZR XP 900.

Fourth Annual Legends Ride - Sturgis 2011

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
The Fourth Annual Legends Ride, featuring celebrities like 'Big' Kenny, Rupert Boneham and more was another huge success at raising money for the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and the Black Hills Special Olympics.

Michelin Power Pure Tire Review

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Michelin crafts some new tech in to the latest Power Pure motorcycle tires. Motorcycle USA takes them for a ride to see how much these tires can handle during the day to day abuse of the mean So-Cal streets.

TTXGP Added to Bike Fest Weekend

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
The premier electric motorcycle championship, TTXGP, has been added to the Miller Motorsports 2011 Bike Fest on September 3rd-4th.

Willie & Max Introduces Full Touring Kits

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
The new Willie & Max Full Touring Upgrade kits is ready to help riders take their cruisers to a full dress tourer in no time.

Mike Brown & Elena Myers on Pit Pass Radio

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
WORCS / Endurocross racer Mike Brown and AMA Supersport Racer Elena Myers will be two of the featured guests on Pit Pass Radio, other guests include: Kyle Cunningham, Jere Swarr, and Tyler O'Hara.

Motorcycle Owners’ Group Honors MSF

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
The Motorcycle Safety Foundation expressed its sincerest appreciation to the BMW Motorcycle Owners of America Foundation, which recently honored the MSF with their Motorcycling Excellence.

Cortech Apparel Fast Man Standing Award

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Cortech Apparel & Gear will present the Cortech Fast Man Standing Award at the end of the 2011 American SuperBike Championship to the rider who earns the most fast laps of the season.

Zero Offers Financing at Dealerships

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle technology, is proud to announce new consumer financing options are now available for the entire 2011 Zero Motorcycles line-up.

STM: Help – CBX 6 Wanted

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
This special edition Single Track Mind is a nostalgic plea to Motorcycle USA readers. Our man Melling wants his Honda CBX 6 back!

2011 ISDE Finland Day 2 Results

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Finland continued pulling ahead on Day 2 of the 2011 ISDE competition as the U.S. remains more than 20 minutes behind the leaders in third.

Loket FIM Motocross Results 2011

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Clement Desalle obtained his fourth victory of the 2011 FIM Motocross Championship in the Czech Republic but still remains more than 40 points behind in the series.

Japanese and Italian Motorcycles at Bonhams

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
A wonderful selection of classic Italian and Japanese motorcycles are among the highlights of Bonhams annual sale at the Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show in Stafford on 16th October 2011.

Mecum Brings 200 Collector Motorcycles

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Mecum Auctions will sell nearly 200 motorcycles on the auction block during their upcoming event in Monterey, Aug. 18-20, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa on the Del Monte Golf Course.

Red Bull X-Fighters 2011 World Tour Poland

Monday, August 8, 2011
Nate Adams came up with big tricks in Poland to win Round 5 of the 2011 Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour.

Remembering 9/11: A Tribute to Fallen Heros

Monday, August 8, 2011
ACCORD Community First, a Long Beach, CA non-profit will be paying tribute to our nation’s fallen heroes and first responders on September 11th, 2011 with a commemorative motorcycle ride.

Weekend Ride for Kids events raise $251,958

Monday, August 8, 2011
Motorcyclists at Ride for Kids events in Wisconsin, New York and Pennsylvania gave children with brain tumors 251,958 reasons to hope yesterday, raising that much in funds for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

2011 ISDE Finland Day 1 Results

Monday, August 8, 2011
Finland took an early lead on home soil in the 2011 International Six Days Enduro competition as Eero Remes snagged six stage victories.

Race to Win! Available Now

Monday, August 8, 2011
Former motorcycle racer and race club owner, Alan Blair recently released his new book “Race to Win! The Missing Pieces”.

Love Ride Returns for 2011

Monday, August 8, 2011
Tonight Show host, Jay Leno, will lead thousands of bikers to Castaic Lake for the 28th annual Love Ride on October 23, 2011.

2012 Beta 350RR First Ride

Monday, August 8, 2011
MotoUSA got a chance to ride the soon to be released 2012 Beta 350 RR in the hills of Central California. Read on to see what we thought of this mid-sized Italian off-roader.

Del Mar Celebration of the Motorcycle Returns

Monday, August 8, 2011
Relive the roar, the rumble, the richness of history at Celebration of the Motorcycle as it returns to the Del Mar Race Track Paddock for 2011.

Castle Rock Flat Track Results 2011

Monday, August 8, 2011
Sammy Halbert takes the lead in the 2011 Flat Track Championship following a dominating performance at his home track in Washington.

Performance Machine Acquires Xtreme Wheels

Monday, August 8, 2011
Performance Machine recently acquired Xtreme Machine Motorcycle Wheels USA, but will continue to manufacture products under the Xtreme Machine brand name.

AMD World Championship Sturgis Preview

Monday, August 8, 2011
This year's AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building at Sturgis promises to be the most competitive ever with entries from 19 countries and 43 builders duking it out in the Freestyle class.

Alpinestars Fall 2011 Off-Road Collection

Monday, August 8, 2011
Alpinestars' reveals their new / updated offroad motorcycle gear for Fall 2011; featuring Tech 8 Light Boot and the new Venture Jacket for enduro riders. Get all the details on A-stars' new line of dirt protection and apparel.

2012 Suzuki DR-Z125 First Look

Sunday, August 7, 2011
Suzuki expands its 2012 lineup with the introduction of the DR-Z125 trail bike with motocross-inspired looks.

2012 Suzuki ATV Lineup

Sunday, August 7, 2011
Suzuki prepares its 2012 fleet of ATVs for the showroom with seven sport utility models and one high performance sport ATV.

2011 Sturgis Rally First Impressions

Sunday, August 7, 2011
Motorcycle USA rolled into Sturgis last night, just in time to head out to our favorite place to party, the Legendary Buffalo Chip and to compile a few initial impressions of the scene.

2011 Loretta Lynn Amateur MX - Saturday

Sunday, August 7, 2011
The 2011 Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn Ranch came to a close Saturday with multiple classes taking the fight into the last moto.

2011 Loretta Lynn MX - Saturday Video Recap

Sunday, August 7, 2011
2011 Amateur National Motocross racing at Loretta Lynn Ranch has come to a close after some spectacular racing on the final day of competition.

2011 Kenda Tennessee Knockout Approaching

Saturday, August 6, 2011
KTM has confirmed Taddy Blazusiak and Mike Brown will both compete in the first annual Kenda Tennessee Knockout competition on August 28th.

2011 Loretta Lynn Amateur MX - Friday

Saturday, August 6, 2011
A total of 16 champions were crowned on Friday at the Loretta Lynn Ranch as final motos produced some tense moments in the amateur series.

2011 Loretta Lynn MX - Friday Video Recap

Saturday, August 6, 2011
Day 4 brought lower temps and championship trophies as the first titles were dished out at the 2011 Loretta Lynn's Nationals on Friday.

Racing Legend Gary Nixon Passes Away

Friday, August 5, 2011
Motorcycle racing legend Gary Nixon passed away today due to complications from a recent heart attack.

Win an iPad from MotoUSA!

Friday, August 5, 2011
Want an iPad to enhance your MotoUSA experience? Take the 2011 Readership Survey for your chance to win.

Edelweiss Global Expedition Returns

Friday, August 5, 2011
Covering more than 40,000 miles in eight months, the Edelweiss global expedition finally returned home in Mieming, Austria.

Honda NSF250R Coming to U.S.

Friday, August 5, 2011
American Honda has announced that the Honda NSF250R will be arriving in the USA in 2012 and will be taking orders until the September 2nd cutoff date.

MotoUSA Photo of the Week - August 5, 2011

Friday, August 5, 2011
This Friday's MotoUSA Photo of the Week has some high flying freesyle action, and J-Dawg gives a photo tip concerning white balance.

Polaris Announces Limited Edition ATVs

Friday, August 5, 2011
Polaris Industries has recently inveiled its limited edition ATV and side-by-side line-up for 2012.

Pirelli Releases Diablo Super Biker iPhone App

Friday, August 5, 2011
Pirelli releases its Diablo Super Biker iPhone App capable of recording speed, lean angle and route - all of which can be shared through Facebook.

Shane Watts – Dirt Wise School

Friday, August 5, 2011
MotoUSA gets off-road riding tips from one of the all-time greats. Shane Watts puts us to the test with a two-day hardcore seminar at his Dirt Wise Academy of Off-Road Riding.

2011 Loretta Lynn Amateur MX - Thursday

Friday, August 5, 2011
The race for championships at the Loretta Lynn's Nationals started heating up Thursday after the majority of second motos wrapped up.

2011 Loretta Lynn MX - Thursday Video Recap

Friday, August 5, 2011
The Loretta Lynn's National Motocross Championships completed another day of racing on Thursday after rain broke up the dry spell in Tennessee.

Alpinestars 2011 Fall Sport / Street Collection

Friday, August 5, 2011
Alpinestars released some fresh street and sport gear for Fall 2011. Featuring the new Carver Leathers, T-GP-Plus Jacket and much more. Get the scoop on all the A-stars' new motorcycle gear offerings for track and street.

2011 Loretta Lynn Amateur MX - Wednesday

Thursday, August 4, 2011
Wednesday marked day two of racing at the 2011 AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship. The racing is getting more intense and much, much hotter with temps reaching 93. Find out if the racers could handle the heat.

Spy Optic Klutch Goggle Review

Thursday, August 4, 2011
Spy has some of the coolest looking goggles on the market. We put a pair of Klutch goggles to the test to see if they perform as well.

Backmarker: Mert Lawwill

Thursday, August 4, 2011
Our Backmarker chats with racing legend Mert Lawwill and how one famous friend, Steve McQueen, provided a helping hand after an accident.

2011 Loretta Lynn MX - Wednesday Video Recap

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Wednesday featured another batch of amateur racing and started the second round of motos. With every class now posting results, check out the video recap to see how things are shaping up at Loretta's ranch.

Mods vs. Rockers Chicago Rally

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Rooted in British subculture and part of two-wheeled history are Mods vs. Rockers; two warring outlooks on life that are cropping up in the city of Chicago.

2011 Loretta Lynn MX - Tuesday Video Recap

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Check out all the action from the first day of the 2011 Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn’s in the MX Sports center tuesday recap video.

2011 Loretta Lynn Amateur MX - Tuesday

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Day one of the 2011 AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn’s is in the books. A few early wins have set the stage for their next race with riders looking to sweep the podium for their class.

Alpinestars 2011 Fall Touring Collection

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Alpinestars expands its offering of Tech-Touring gear for the Fall 2011 line. All new gear includes the A-stars exclusive Drystar waterproofing technology to keep you warm and dry on the open road.

Rod Woodruff Interview- Buffalo Chip Turns 30

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
The Buffalo Chip is planning its biggest celebration yet for Sturgis 2011 in honor of its 30th anniversary. We got a chance to talk to the man responsible for 'The Best Party Anywhere,' Rod 'Woody' Woodruff in this exclusive interview.

AGV AX-8 Dual Helmet Review

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
We ride with the new AGV AX-8 Dual helmet. This hybrid street bike helmet/dirt bike helmet offers something for everyone. Hear our testing thoughts in this product review.

Kevin Windham to Compete in Las Vegas

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Feld Motor Sports announced today that GEICO Honda’s Kevin Windham, 33, of Centerville, Miss., will compete at this year’s inaugural Monster Energy Cup race set to take place October 15 from Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium.

X Games 17 in Photos

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Take a look at our favorite motorcycle racing photos and pictures from X Games 17 from Los Angeles, California.

Roger DeCoster Being Honored at Ceremony

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
On November 18 2011, Roger DeCoster will be honored as a Motorcycle Hall of Fame Legend. His name is practically synonymous with the sport of motocross, and he is generally recognized as the best-known MX racer in the first 50 years of the sport.

Kilowatt Conversion: Riding Electric

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Currently racking up experience in the 2011 TTXGP series, our newly converted electric racer discusses what it's like to throw a leg over an electric motorcycle.

Motorcycle Pollution: A Lifecycle Perspective

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
MotoUSA hitches a ride with science for the first ever lifecycle analysis of a motorcycle. Are motorcycles gross polluters?

Senate Passes OHV Exemption - Onto President

Monday, August 1, 2011
A bill to exempt children's dirt bikes and ATVs from the CPSIA lead law passed the Senate today. H.R. 2715 is headed to the President to be signed into effect and remove OHVs from the lead ban.

2012 Arctic Cat Wildcat 1000i H.O. First Look

Monday, August 1, 2011
Arctic Cat made it official by releasing information about a wild new side-by-side. The 2012 Arctic Cat Wildcat 1000i H.O. has the biggest engine and suspension we've seen on a production sport UTV.

Buffalo Chip Ready for Sturgis Party 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011
The countdown to the 2011 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally has begun at the Legendary Buffalo Chip Campground as Woody and the crew have a slew of new events and attractions in honor of its 30th anniversary.

Silverstone World Superbike Insider 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011
Our man on the inside reports on the latest World Superbike round at Silverstone, including Yamaha's intended withdraw from the series and Carlos Checa's latest victory.

Motorcyclists Bring $56,000 to Knoxville

Monday, August 1, 2011
Riders in Knoxville, Tenn., gave generously to the Pediatric Brail Tumor Foundation yesterday, contributing $56,442 at the area's 11th Ride for Kids.

Lommel FIM Motocross Results 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011
Round 11 of the 2011 FIM Motocross Championship saw Antonio Cairoli score another double victory ahead of the field in Belgium.

Bill Passed Exempt Kids' OHV Lead Law

Monday, August 1, 2011
The U.S. House has approved legislation by a vote of 421-2 to exempt kids' off-highway vehicles (OHVs) from the lead law that essentially bans the sale of those machines at the end of the year, the American Motorcyclist Association reports.

Sacramento Mile Flat Track Results 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011
Flat track racing returned to Sacramento, California, after a 12-year hiatus and the sell-out crowd was treated to some tight racing action on the Cal Expo mile.

2011 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 First Ride

Monday, August 1, 2011
We take to the streets with Aprilia's 2011 Dorsoduro 1200 to find out if this street bike offers the ultimate road-going supermoto experience.

Yamaha to Withdraw from World Superbike

Monday, August 1, 2011
Yamaha has released an official statement saying it is withdrawing from the World Superbike Championship at the end of the 2011 season.