Dungey Glen Helen Moto 2 Winning Pass

Friday, May 30, 2014

The 2014 AMA Motocross campaign got off to an exciting start at Glen Helen. With Ryan Villopoto out of the picture, the championship picture looks wide open. Josh Grant surprised everyone, running away with the Moto 1 victory. But it was the second moto in the 450 class that delivered the most dramatic racing action, […]

Watch Team Honda Tear Down MX Bike

Thursday, May 15, 2014

The Motocross pro ranks race the best MX bikes in the world. And those race bikes are prepped by some of the best wrenchers in the world too. Watch as Trey Canard‘s racing technician, Brent Presnell, tears down and rebuilds the factory prepped CRF450R.

Here’s to Motorcycle Mike

Monday, March 24, 2014

MotoUSA’s local paper in Southern Oregon, The Medford Mail Tribune, often runs a small column that highlights the paper’s news clippings from 100 years ago. It makes for an amusing coffee break perusal at times, but none more so for me than this morning when I read the following blurb: “Motorcycle Mike” broke loose again […]

Honda’s Road to Dakar Comic Part II

Monday, March 3, 2014

Honda continues its graphic novel narration of the Japanese marque’s return to the Dakar Rally with the release of Part 2. The HRC squad contested the latest Dakar with a five-rider effort, led by Helder Rodrigues and Joan Barreda who would finish a respective fifth and seventh overall. However, the HRC squad notched several stage […]

Suzuki MotoGP Bike Public Debut at Suzuka

Monday, March 3, 2014

Suzuki debuted its MotoGP racebike to its home fans at a special Open Day at Suzuka. Test rider Nobuatsu Aoki rode the GP racer, the Japanese rider having returned from the official three-day MotoGP preseason test at Sepang. Aoki turned laps at the Japanese circuit alongside fellow countrymen Hiroshi Aoyama and Katsuyuki Nakasuga, who were […]

Wheeler E-Z-Hook Streamliner Dyno Video

Thursday, February 6, 2014

The Race to 400 mph video series continues as Sam Wheeler gets his redesigned E-Z-Hook Streamliner up on the dyno. As documented in previous installments of the Race to 400, Wheeler’s E-Z-Hook has received significant drivetrain upgrades with a new turbo-charged Hayabusa Inline Four, auxiliary transmission and belt drive. Now that Wheeler has the streamliner […]

HondaProRacing Line Issue 5 Available

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Honda has released Issue 5 of its interactive digital magazine – HondaProRacing Line. The free publication documents Big Red’s latest two-wheeled racing exploits. Issue 5 highlights includes a multi-media recap of HRC’s return to Dakar, replete with several video extras. Honda also recaps the rest of its 2013 racing campaigns, like the Pata Honda SBK […]

Honda Previews Dakar in Comic Form

Friday, December 27, 2013

Honda has previewed its forthcoming 2014 Dakar Rally effort in novel form, narrating the HRC project in comic strip fashion. A past three-time winner of the Paris to Dakar Rally, Honda has long ago yielded Dakar supremacy to the factory KTM team – which currently enjoys more than a decade-long domination of the race, most recently […]

2013 Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix Video

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The annual Macau Grand Prix always comes along just when you think the road racing season has ended. MotoGP and World Superbike have wrapped up, along with all the national Superbike series – but the streets of Macau are cleared to host one more high-profile race for the year. The 2013 Macau GP showcased Ian […]

Yamaha SR250 Rides to Mongolia Documentary

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

The Mongol Rally is an annual event put on by the aptly-named group – “The Adventurists.” Now in its 10th year, the rally is a helter skelter conglomeration of teams that journey from Europe to the capital of Mongolia. Their only set rules are that entrants have to raise £1000 for charity. They are also […]