Martinez Wins Debut National Enduro Race

Martinez Wins Debut National Enduro Race

KacyMartinez

KacyMartinez

Moorestown, MI – FMF KTM Factory rider Kacy Martinez won her debut race at the AMA National Enduro Series in the Women’s A/B class this past weekend at the Jack Pine Enduro.

Martinez admitted she was nervous heading into the event not quite sure what to expect. Her first test was her worst test of the day as she got all the nerves out of the way. After the opening test she was able to stay inside the top three on the remaining special tests. She took the win on the final test to clinch the overall victory for the day.

“I’m so glad I have such a great crew and teammates around me that gave me helpful advice for my first enduro race,” stated Martinez. “The trail was definitely tighter than I was used to but the format was very fun...

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Russell Wins Jack Pine National Enduro

Russell Wins Jack Pine National Enduro

Podium

Podium

Moorestown, MI – FMF KTM Factory rider Kailub Russell took the win at the Jack Pine National Enduro to extend his points lead in the Kenda AMA National Enduro Series, while his teammate Russell Bobbitt finished 3rd.

Russell was consistent with his results throughout the seven special tests. He was able to collect race wins during tests two, four and seven. Around the halfway point of the race, he moved into the lead and never lost the lead from that point on.

“I really enjoyed this race,” stated Russell. “The track was really sandy in sections and pretty fun. It did start raining pretty hard for the last two tests which mixed things up. I was happy to get a win in that last section as it was pretty tight throughout there...

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Dungey Wins Ironman Motocross National

Dungey Wins Ironman Motocross National

Dungey

Dungey

Crawfordsville, IN – Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey took the victory at the final round of the 450 Pro Motocross Championship Series after finishing the event with 1-2 moto scores solidifying how he came to win the 2015 title.

The newly crowned champion, got off to a great start in moto one nearly taking the holeshot around the first corner. He officially moved into the lead after the first lap and went on to lead all remaining laps to take the win by 22 seconds.

In moto two, Dungey leaped off the line to a fourth place start. Within the first two laps he had moved into third alongside Ken Roczen. The two riders pushed each other forward trying to reel in the leader. On lap three, Dungey made a mistake and fell over in a corner...

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Yamaha Celebrates 60th Anniversary With Induction Of 10 Racing Legends

Yamaha Celebrates 60th Anniversary With Induction Of 10 Racing Legends Onto Wall Of Fame; Also Displays Iconic Race Bikes

2015 Inductees

2015 Inductees

Cypress, CA – August 21, 2015 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A, yesterday, celebrated its 60th Anniversary with a special, employee-focused event that included the induction of 10 racing legends onto its “Wall of Fame” and a special display of some of Yamaha’s most successful and iconic racing machines.

Commenting during the event, Keith McCarty, Motorsports Racing Division Manager for Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., said, “As we celebrate Yamaha’s 60th Anniversary, we’re proud to have 10 of our legendary racing champions here today and to unveil their commemorative plaques on our Wall of Fame...

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Henry Wiles Makes History With 11th Straight Peoria TT Victory

Henry Wiles makes history with 11th straight Peoria TT victory

PeoriaTT

PeoriaTT

PEORIA, Ill. (Aug. 16, 2015) – Henry Wiles did exactly what everyone expected him to do on Sunday, Aug. 16 at the Peoria Motorcycle Club, and his 1.342-second win over Jared Mees stamped his name in the AMA Pro Flat Track record books, forever.

Wiles’ 11th straight Peoria TT main event victory extends his consecutive win record at the Midwest venue, and his win also gave him 16 TT (Tourist Trophy) victories, the most by any rider to ever compete in the Grand National Championship.

Like he has done numerous times over the last decade, Wiles took the holeshot on lap one of the main event. However, unlike many Peoria TTs in the past, this one had to be earned...

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Video: Orange Brigade KTM Riders

Orange Brigade KTM Riders

Check out the latest video of the Orange Brigade KTM riders from Loretta Lynn’s.

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Lorenzo Masterclass Seals Double

Lorenzo Masterclass Seals Double
Lorenzo delivered a perfect race to take victory for the Grand Prix České Republiky, his fifth of the season. Teammate Valentino Rossi rode a solid but lonely race and came home in third to make it a seventh double podium of the season for the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team.

JORGE LORENZO – 1st
42’53.042 / 22 LAPS

VALENTINO ROSSI – 3rd
+10.397 / 22 LAPS

Brno (Czech Republic), 16th August 2015

Lorenzo

Lorenzo

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo put on an incredible show today at Automotodrom Brno, keeping rival Marc Marquez at bay for 22 laps to cross the line with a convincing 4.462s gap...

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Dungey Crowned 450 Pro Motocross Champion

Dungey Crowned 450 Pro Motocross Champion

Dungey

Dungey

Toole, UT – Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey was crowned the 2015 450 Pro Motocross Champion after winning the first moto of the eleventh round of the championship series held at Miller Motorsports Park.

Dungey, who has been the dominant rider in the series, clinched his third 450 Class title and his second with the Red Bull KTM team with three motos still remaining in the series. “It feels great to take home this title,” stated Dungey after the first moto. “The team and everyone surrounding me have helped me achieve this win. We had the best bike, the best team and my fitness is better than it’s ever been. This title is incredibly rewarding and I couldn’t have done it without everyone at Red Bull KTM.”

Dungey got a decen...

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Musquin Finishes 2nd at Miller Motorsports Park

Musquin Finishes 2nd at Miller Motorsports Park

Musquin

Musquin

Tooele, UT – Red Bull KTM Factory rider Marvin Musquin finished 2nd overall at the eleventh round of the 250 Pro Motocross Championship Series after finishing with 1-3 moto scores at the Miller Motorsports Park facility.

Musquin did not get the best of starts in the first moto and had to work hard to climb through the pack. He started the first lap in 8th position and quickly went to work to make up time on the lead group. By the halfway point of the race, he had moved into the lead and never looked back. He went on to take the first moto win and help keep his KTM 250 SX-F in the championship hunt.

In moto two, Musquin was about eighth rounding the opening turn...

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AMA Pro Flat Track Riders Set to Compete in Historic Peoria TT

AMA Pro Flat Track riders set to compete in historic Peoria TT
Wiles looks to earn his 11th consecutive victory

FlatTrack

FlatTrack

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 13, 2015) – The Peoria Motorcycle Club is an absolute hidden gem for any motorcycle or racing enthusiast, and on Aug. 16, it will play host to the 67th running of the historic Peoria TT. Fans are expected to pack the hillsides that surround the .6-mile, six-turn track, and many will try to get the best view possible of the famous jump on the back half of the track that sends AMA Pro Flat Track riders flying more than 140 feet.

The event is special to new fans and purists alike, as it dates back to 1947, and boasts some of the most exciting and unpredictable AMA Pro Flat Track action of the season.

Lately, however, one man has owned Peoria...

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