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My Funkin Race – Fan Report

Tuesday, June 22, 2010
This week's fan report comes from the 2010 Funky Chicken Hare Scramble, where Yamaha racer Chris Johnson rode against some big name off-road racers.

Don Castro Inducted into AMA Hall of Fame

Monday, June 14, 2010
AMA has announced that dirt-track racer Don Castro will be the fourth member of the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2010.

Clark Collins to be Inducted into Hall of Fame

Sunday, June 13, 2010
The American Motorcyclist Association has announced that Clark Collins, founder of BlueRibbon Coalition, will be indicted into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Las Vegas this November.

Father & Son Dirt Track Ride - Fan Report

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Our weekly Motorcycle USA Fan Report comes from Guy T. Storrs as he shares his son Theo's first time out on the track with his Yamaha PW-50.

Racer X App Now Available in iTunes App Store

Thursday, May 27, 2010
Filter Publications is pleased to announce the arrival of the new Racer X App, available now in the iTunes App Store. The free app is designed to make reading, watching, and listening to Racer X Online’s motocross-industry-leading content.

FMF Racing Launches New Website

Wednesday, May 26, 2010
FMF Racing launches their new website and will be selecting prize winners from the first 500 subscribers today.

MotorcycleUSA.com Introduces Fantasy MX

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
MotorcyleUSA.com’s Fantasy Motocross 2010 allows players to choose both 450 and 250 class racing, read supporting rider bios, create custom leagues and play multiple teams - all for free!

Danny Magoo Chandler Dies at Age 50

Thursday, May 6, 2010
Danny "Magoo" Chandler, 50, died on May 4, 2010. His death was a result of illness related to paralysis.

2010 North Idaho Selkirks Rally Notice

Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Check out this new motorcycle rally in North Idaho. The Rally is a benefit for RiderDown Foundation and features three different motorcycle tours for street bikes, dirt bikes and dual sport motorcycles.

American Beta to Distribute Beta Trial Bikes

Tuesday, April 20, 2010
American Beta has acquired the distribution rights for Beta Trials bikes in the US market adding the line to their already popular RR Enduro and RS Dual Sport lineup.

SCORE to Assist Relief Efforts for Baja Quake

Friday, April 16, 2010
In the wake of the devestation left by the earthquake in Baja Mexico, SCORE International's Sal Fish plans relief efforts which include donations and a collection drive.

Australasian Safari Selects USA Ambassador

Tuesday, April 6, 2010
The Australasian Safari is expanding to better service the growing interest coming from America. In 2010, we will be announcing Safari Ambassadors to be the conduit to the Safari Office and a local point of contact for international competitors.

Burkhart Racing Offers Supermoto School

Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Supermoto racers interested in training with Mark Burkhart, owner of the Burkhart Racing Team can sign up now. Mark Burkhart will lead the supermoto training classes on April 8, 2010 at Buffalo Bill's Resort & Casino in Primm, Nevada.

Baja Unlimited Show to Air on Outdoor Channel

Friday, March 26, 2010
SCORE International in association with Aura360 and Outdoor Channel announced plans today to air a series of 13 original 30-minute episodes based around the legendary SCORE Desert Racing Series events on the majestic Baja California peninsula in Mexico.

Ward Becomes Rider Liason for AMA Racing

Saturday, March 20, 2010
Motorcycle Hall of Famer Jeff Ward is joining the AMA Pro Racing family to serve as a rider liason for upcoming events.

2008 Yamaha WR250R - Fan Report

Tuesday, March 16, 2010
This week's Motorcycle-USA.com fan report from P.J. Huffman is about his passion for dirt riding with his 2008 Yamaha WR250R.

AMA Opposes Bill to Close 850K Acres in CO

Tuesday, March 16, 2010
The American Motorcyclist Association has sent a letter of opposition to the U.S. House regarding a possible closure of 850,000 acres in Colorado.

OHV Groups Prevail In Montana Land Use Case

Monday, March 15, 2010
A recent ruling by the US District Court favors off-highway vehicle groups in a Montana Land Use dispute.

Danny Magoo's Van Fund Exceeds Its Goal

Saturday, March 13, 2010
The Hurricane Hannah Challenge issued to the motorcycle industry last fall met and exceeded its goal to raise $100,000 for Danny "Magoo" Chandler's special needs van.

Strang and Forsberg On Pit Pass Tonight

Tuesday, March 9, 2010
Tonight's Pit Pass Radio interviews will include GNCC's Josh Strang and Maria Forsberg and Daytona Superbike rider Steve Rapp.