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Articles By Ben Younger - Contributing Editor

Ben Younger
Ben Younger
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Ben Younger is a writer/director (Boiler Room, Prime) in film and has written for the New Yorker magazine. He has had a lifelong love of motorcycles and is currently working on a feature film about the TT races on the Isle of Man. Ben splits his time between Brooklyn and upstate New York.

38 Special Road Racing Part 6

Friday, December 14, 2012
With one round remaining, Ben Younger is more focused than ever, and after dealing with severe crashes and weather there's no telling how the final weekend will end...

38 Special Road Racing Part 5

Friday, December 7, 2012
Ben Younger gets a lesson in Murphy's Law at Summit Point in West Virginia on the eve of Hurricane Irene.

38 Special Road Racing Part 4

Friday, November 30, 2012
Ben Younger returns to New Jersey for another crack at Thunderbolt and amidst the chaos of rain showers earns a new nickname...

38 Special Road Racing Part 3

Friday, November 23, 2012
Ben Younger's 38 Special series returns, with more triumphs and set-backs on the track. And a brand spankin' new high-tech Italian mount for racing duties...

38 Special Road Racing Part 2

Friday, November 9, 2012
Ben Younger lands in the wilds of West Virginia to battle in the Championship Cup Series stop at Summit Point Raceway, where he ended up learning a few valuable lessons...the hard way.

38 Special Road Racing Part 1

Friday, November 2, 2012
Writer/Director Ben Younger decided, at the ripe old age of 38, to enter the Championship Cup Series. Part 1 of the 38 Special Series chronicles Younger's first races in the CCS and introduces the beast that was awakened within.

Ben Younger Track Experiment Part 3

Monday, November 8, 2010
Screenwriter/director Ben Younger presents Part 3 of his track odyssey, complete with important riding lessons and some final mods which turn the Suzuki into a track-eating machine.

Ben Younger Track Experiment Part 2

Monday, August 30, 2010
Our Hollywood insider, Ben Younger, delivers Part 2 of his track experiment – adding suspension and further performance mods in the quest for lowered laptimes.

Ben Younger Makes Friends with the Track

Thursday, July 8, 2010
Hollywood writer/director Ben Younger takes to the track to discover what gives sportbike riders the most bang for the buck in the quest for lowered lap times.