Dungey Finishes 2nd at Red Bud

Dungey Finishes 2nd at Red Bud

Dungey

Dungey

Buchanan, MI – Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey finished second overall at the seventh round of the 450 Pro Motocross Championship Series held at Red Bud Motocross Facility.

Dungey got a great start at the gate drop of moto one. He came around the first corner in third place and quickly moved into second. He remained in second place for the first half of the moto before making a pass on Justin Barcia to take over the lead. Once out front, he pulled a small gap and went on to take the first moto win.

In moto two, Dungey got another good start, again sitting second after the first corner. He trailed Barcia from the start never falling more than two seconds behind him...

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Bryan Smith Wins Nail-Biting Du Quoin Mile

Bryan Smith wins nail-biting Du Quoin Mile; Tristan Avery takes GNC2 victory for first AMA Pro Flat Track win

BryanSmith

BryanSmith

DU QUOIN, Ill. (July 4, 2015) – It took a last-lap pass and a photo finish, but Bryan Smith proved yet again to be the rider to beat on Mile circuits. Smith, piloting the No. 42 Crosley Radio Kawasaki, claimed the Du Quoin Mile victory on Independence Day Saturday night by less than a hundredth of a second over Jared Mees and Kenny Coolbeth.

The thrilling finish was the perfect way to end AMA Pro Flat Track’s return to the Magic Mile after a nine-year hiatus.

Smith’s Du Quoin Mile win is his third-straight Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines victory on a Mile course in 2015, and he’ll look to add a fourth next Saturday at the Indy Mile in Indianapolis.

“It to...

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AMA Pro Flat Track Riders Make Their Return to the Historic Du Quoin Mile

AMA Pro Flat Track Riders Make Their Return to the Historic Du Quoin Mile on July 4

DuQuoin

DuQuoin

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 2, 2015) – The roots of AMA Pro Flat Track are deeply entrenched in many places throughout the country, from areas legendary riders call home, to the sites of current and former events. Du Quoin, Ill., is one of those places where the flat track history books go back far, all the way to 1955.

On Saturday, July 4, the best flat track motorcycle racers in the world will once again come to race the Magic Mile, marking the end of a nine-year hiatus.

Fans can watch all the action from the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds live online, in high definition and free of charge at www.FansChoice.tv. On-track sessions begin with practice and qualifying at 2:30 p.m. CT (3:30 p.m. ET, 12:30 p...

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Brad Baker Earns Lima Half-Mile Win

Lima

Lima

Brad Baker earns Lima Half-Mile win; Jared Mees leaves Ohio with Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines points lead
J.R. Addison wins GNC2 race in front of home crowd while Davis Fisher regains points lead

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 1, 2015) – Brad Baker’s dominating Lima Half-Mile victory at the Allen County Fairgrounds in Lima, Ohio, was the former Grand National Champion’s first of the 2015 AMA Pro Flat Track Season.

Baker crossed the finish line before all of his rival Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines competitors and has now finished inside the top five in three consecutive main events in the premier class.

Baker’s dominance on Sunday didn’t just come in the main event, as he checked out during his heat race and also earned the Dash for Cash victory...

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MMP Hosts Round Three of 2015 KTM RC Cup

Miller

Miller

Ortt Captures First-Ever KTM RC Cup Win at Round Three; McAllister Maintains Points Lead With Fourth Win of the Season
Miller Motorsports Park Hosts Round Three of 2015 KTM RC Cup

TOOELE, Utah – Thirty-one KTM-mounted participants, hailing from 13 different states and three countries, entered round three of the KTM RC Cup at Miller Motorsports Park over the weekend in conjunction with the 2015 MotoAmerica Series. RC Cup points leader, 20-year-old Gage McAllister, extended his lead with a fourth victory of the season in race one, while 15-year-old Canadian Braeden Ortt broke through for his first win of the season in race two.

McAllister once again earned pole position with the fastest time in qualifying, where he assumed the number one position on the starting grid for both races...

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AMA Pro Racing and Sinclair Team Up

AMA Pro Racing, Sinclair team up for AMA Pro Flat Track coverage
Syndicated network coverage of eight events to air as tape-delayed telecasts in select markets

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FlatTrack

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 30, 2015) – AMA Pro Racing today announced an agreement with Sinclair Television Group, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), to offer syndicated network television coverage in select markets for eight AMA Pro Flat Track events in the summer of 2015.

Sinclair’s coverage – offered through its American Sports Network (ASN) – will showcase AMA Pro Flat Track events held throughout the United States from March to August in eight consecutive weeks of tape-delayed telecasts...

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Hayden Spends Time Leading in Utah

MORE PODIUM VISITS FOR HAYDEN AT MILLER MOTORSPORTS PARK
Hayden Spends Time Leading in Utah on Yoshimura Suzuki Superbike

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RogerHayden

TOOELE, UTAH (June 29, 2015) – Roger Hayden continued to show great speed in MotoAmerica AMA Superbike action aboard his Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing GSX-R1000, enough in fact to lead parts of race two at Miller Motorsports Park on Sunday. In the end Hayden found a way to finish on the podium, in third, in both races in Utah, in spite of having a few issues along the way. Hayden’s teammate Jake Lewis continued his progress in his first year of Superbike racing. Lewis was fourth in both legs, good enough to hold onto third in the series standings. Hayden’s string of podium results has moved him to within two points of Lewis in the points.

This weeken...

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Chris Fillmore Earns a Pair of Top Five Finishes at MMP

KTM HMC Racing’s Chris Fillmore Earns a Pair of Top Five Finishes at Miller Motorsports Park Doubleheader

ChrisFillmore

ChrisFillmore

TOOELE, Utah – KTM HMC Racing’s Chris Fillmore put forth a solid day of racing at Sunday’s MotoAmerica Superbike doubleheader at Miller Motorsports Park, earning a pair of fifth place finishes in the highly competitive Superbike class.

Fillmore qualified in the eighth place position for the combined Superbike/Superstock 1000 races aboard his KTM 1190 RC8 R. In race one, the Michigan native got off to a great start and began charging toward the front of the pack. Mid-way through the race, Fillmore made a pass on Superbike competitor Danny Eslick to ultimately secure a fifth place finish in race one.

Fillmore maintained his eighth place grid position in race two, on...

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Brad Baker Dominates Lima Half-Mile

Brad Baker dominates Lima Half-Mile for his first win of the AMA Pro Flat Track season

BradBaker

BradBaker

LIMA, Ohio (June 28, 2015) – Brad Baker put together his finest performance of the 2015 AMA Pro Flat Track season on Sunday when he rode his No. 6 Factory Harley-Davidson to a first place finish at the Lima Half-Mile.

Baker not only claimed his first Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines victory of 2015 and his first elite class win at Lima, but he was flawless throughout the entire day, qualifying fastest and winning his heat race and the Dash for Cash.

“It was an amazing race,” said Baker. “From the get go, I put the hammer down. (No. 17 Zanotti Racing rider) Henry (Wiles) was doing really well and keeping me on my toes the entire race. I was pretty nervous at the beginning...

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Valentino Rossi Joins 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Valentino Rossi Underlines Yamaha Motor‘s 60th anniversary at 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed Debut
Valentino Rossi shone as a special guest at the 23rd edition of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, where Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. celebrated its 60th anniversary.

Rossi

Rossi

After a stunning race at the TT Assen Circuit yesterday, where Valentino Rossi won his third race this season, the 111th in his career, starting from pole position, today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider made his first ever appearance at the prestigious Goodwood Festival of Speed, which carried a theme of nostalgia and pride in the growing interest in motorsport, as Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. took the occasion to celebrate its 60th anniversary.

The nine-time World Champion was specially invited by Lord March to make his debut at thi...

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