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My New Suzuki GS500F – Fan Report

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Our latest MotorcycleUSA fan report comes from a rider who has just received her new 2009 Suzuki GS500F after the last motorcycle was totaled by an insurance company.

Thundersprint 2010 - The Best Ever

Monday, May 10, 2010
The sun beat down, cheering crowds packed the two miles of Cavalcade route five deep and the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Spitfire climbed into a brilliant blue sky to salute Thundersprint 2010. Things couldn’t get any better!

Corner Marshal Seminar at Vintage Moto Days

Thursday, April 8, 2010
The American Motorcyclist Association will offer a free corner marshal seminar on Friday, July 9, at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio.

Chuckwalla Valley Raceway First Ride

Thursday, April 8, 2010
MotoUSA heads out to Desert Center, California, just outside Palm Springs, to get a taste of the highly-anticipated all-new Chuckwalla Valley Raceway.

Danny Webb to Ride at Thundersprint 2010

Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Danny Webb is one of of Britain’s brightest hopes for World Championship glory this year. Danny rode in the 2008 Thundersprint alongside World Champion Giacomo Agostini and is looking forward to returning to Europe’s biggest biking street party.

5th Annual Two-Wheel Thunder at Infineon

Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Motorcycle madness will take over Infineon Raceway during a two-day stretch as race fans invited FREE on Friday, April 2, for testing, Supermoto demos and more at the 5th annual Two-Wheel Thunder.

Kevin Scwantz & Rob Dingman on Pit Pass Radio

Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Pit Pass Radio Tuesday March 23rd's guests are Kevin Schwantz, Peter Doyle, Peter Lenz, Rob Dingman, and Ezra Lusk.

Scorpion On Track for '10 with CVR

Tuesday, March 16, 2010
On April 2nd, Scorpion will debut its brand new Hurricane racing suit at the new Chuckwalla Valley Raceway built near Palm Springs, California.

New Michelin Power Pure Motorcycle Tires

Tuesday, March 9, 2010
French tire manufacturer Michelin has released a new motorcycle street bike tire for 2010.

Enter to Win "The Good Fight" at Daytona

Monday, March 1, 2010
This week at Daytona Bike Week enter to win "The Good Fight" custom motorcycle at the International Motorcycle Show and support Ride for Kids and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Ohlins Tuner Stig Pettersson Comes to US

Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Ohlins Suspension tuner Stig Pettersson has relocated to the USA Facility in North Carolina.

Metzeler Introduces Sportec M5 Interact Tires

Friday, January 22, 2010
Metzeler introduces its Sportec M5 Interact Motorcycle tire with five zones of tension for supersport riding.

Dainese Cuts Workforce, Shifts Manufacturing

Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Italian motorcycle and sports apparel manufacturer, Dainese, is reducing its workforce by 15% due to reduced demand for its products

Alpinestars & Camp Freddy Rocked the Roxy

Sunday, January 10, 2010
Alpinestars and Camp Freddy got together at the Hollywood Roxy for three weeks of motorcycling and rocking out.

Duhamel Clan To Attend 2010 CME

Tuesday, December 15, 2009
Motorcycle racing legends Miguel and Yvon Duhamel plan to attend the 2010 Canadian Motorsports Expo January 22-24, 2010.

Roehr 1250SC Obtains CARB Certification

Thursday, December 10, 2009
The American-made Roehr 1250SC sportbike has gained CARB certification and can now be sold in California.

Steve Parrish to Ride at 2010 Thundersprint

Wednesday, December 9, 2009
Steve Parrish, BBC TV’s star MotoGP commentator, will be riding at Thundersprint 2010 - which will be held in Northwich, Cheshire, over the weekend of May 8/9.

Motorcycle Holiday Gearbag - SteveO

Wednesday, November 25, 2009
SteveO gives you the lowdown on his favorite gear for 2009. Check out his Holiday Gearbag to see what make the 'shortlist' with Mr. Atlas...

Motorcycle Holiday Gear Bag - Ken

Wednesday, November 25, 2009
The joy of the holiday season is upon us and Hutchy has his 2009 Motorcycle Holiday Gear picks for that sportbike rider on your list.

Infineon Distributes 5,500lbs of Donated Food

Monday, November 23, 2009
Infineon Raceway distributed more than 5,500 pounds of non-perishable food items to Friends in Sonoma Helping (FISH) and the Salvation Army Vallejo Food Pantry on Monday during the raceway's 9th annual Thanksgiving Food Drive.