Progressive International Motorcycle Shows Roll Across the U.S.

Progressive International Motorcycle Shows® Roll across the U.S.

#1 Motorcycle insurer in the U.S. continues to connect with consumers at annual family-friendly show

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MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Progressive International Motorcycle Show® is leaving an impression on riders of all ages, with a show this weekend in Seattle, Wash. and wrapping up in Chicago, Ill. in February.

“This show has something for everyone, and is a ‘must-do’ if you’re a bike-enthusiast,” said Todd Matthews of Progressive Marketing. “You can do everything from talk insurance options with our independent agents at the Progressive Garage to watch some of the most highly-respected bike artists in the country painting bikes in front of your eyes...

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Blazusiak Wins Ontario EnduroCross

Blazusiak Wins Ontario EnduroCross

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Blazusiak

Ontario, CA – Red Bull KTM Factory rider Taddy Blazusiak took the win at the final round of the AMA EnduroCross Series in front of a packed arena to end the season just the way intended.

Blazusiak rode strong all day long turning fast times in the afternoon qualifying session. He followed that up with a dominant heat race win. His teammate, Taylor Robert, followed suit and also won his heat. The heat race wins gave both riders an extra point toward the championship chase.

The top six riders then lined up for the hot laps which determine gate pick for the main event. It was Robert who topped the board with the fastest time which gave him another point in the championship standings...

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Twelve Confirmed Dates for the 2015 AMA Pro Flat Track Schedule

Twelve Confirmed Dates Announced as Part of the 2015 AMA Pro Flat Track Schedule

AMA Pro Racing is currently in Negotiations to Add Four Additional Events to the ’15 Calendar

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AMAProFlatTrack

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (November 21, 2014) – AMA Pro Racing is pleased to announce 12 confirmed events on the 2015 AMA Pro Flat Track schedule. In addition to the events listed below, AMA Pro Racing is currently negotiating with four additional venues and intends to announce the complete 16-race calendar in the near future.

Dirt track motorcycle racing was born in the United States and the series is one of the oldest motorsports championships in America. The first national race sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) was held in 1924 on a one-mile dirt oval in Toledo, Ohio...

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Sena Bluetooth Camera Now Available

REVOLUTIONARY SENA BLUETOOTH AUDIO CAMERA NOW AVAILABLE

Sena Prism Sets New Standards as First Action Camera with Integrated Bluetooth Audio

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SenaPrism

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Nov 18, 2014) – Sena Technologies, Inc., a Bluetooth innovator in the motorcycle and outdoor activities market, today announced the heavily-anticipated Sena Prism Bluetooth Action Camera is now available for purchase at nearly all of Sena’s local retailers, as well as Sena’s website, www.Sena.com. The Sena Prism enters the action camera market as a revolutionary new device that contains the ability to shoot high-definition video while simultaneously recording high-quality Bluetooth audio into the unit for on-the-fly narration and other user-defined sounds and commentary. Using Bluetooth 4...

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AIMExpo 2014 Video Recap

AIMExpo 2014 Video Recap

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KTM and MotoAmerica Partner to Announce New RC Cup Racing Series

KTM and MotoAmerica Partner to Announce New RC Cup Racing Series

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KTMCupSeries

Murrieta, CA – KTM Motorsports and MotoAmerica are excited to announce a new partnership to bring the RC Cup Series to select rounds of the 2015 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM American Motorcycle Road Racing Championship Series.

With the introduction of the new KTM RC 390, it is only fitting to launch a series for the new race machine to stay consistent with KTM’s “Ready to Race” philosophy. The spec-class is designed to give up-and-coming road racers an entry point into professional road racing. In an effort to develop youth road racing talent in the United States the series will be open to racers aged 14-22 with licensing requirements currently being developed by the AMA.

KTM’s long-time partner, HMC Racing, will ...

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KTM Introduces Three New Street Models

KTM Introduces Three New Street Models

Murrieta, CA – KTM North America, Inc. is excited to announce three new models to the 2015 street line-up, including the 390 Duke, RC 390 and the 1290 Super Adventure.

2015 1290 SA

2015 1290 SA

The 390 Duke is an expansion to the Duke line that already includes the 1290 Super Duke R and 690 Duke. The Austrian manufacturer pulled out all stops on this state-of-the-art, liquid-cooled 4-stroke engine from the Bosch electronic fuel-injection system to the four-valve cylinder head with DLC-coated finger followers. These engine components all combine maximum power with impressive refinement and reliability. WP suspension components as well as a top quality ABS braking system by Brembo ensure precision and full control for a retail price of $4,999.

The new KTM RC 390 c...

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Ducati to Unveil Two New Models in North America at IMS

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Ducati to unveil two new models for the first time in North America at the Long Beach International Motorcycle Show

• Dominique Cheraki, CEO of Ducati North America, will present the new 2015 models to the press
• The new Ducati 1299 Panigale and Multistrada 1200 will be showcased for public viewing at the Long Beach Convention Center from Nov. 14 to 16
• All four Ducati Scrambler models will be on display

Cupertino, Calif. (Nov...

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Last Valencia Testing Session Wraps up 2014 for Yamaha

Last Valencia Testing Session Wraps up 2014 for Yamaha

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Lorenzo

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi ended the third and final day of MotoGP testing in Valencia on a positive note, finishing third and fifth in today’s session times.

Similar to yesterday, the seven hour long session started with a completely drenched track, forcing the team to wait for conditions to improve before heading out. With a little more than four hours remaining Lorenzo decided to join the action. He quickly picked up the pace and moved to the top of the standings after his 14th lap, clocking a 1’31.464.

Using this as a benchmark, Lorenzo spent the rest of the session preparing for next year’s season, as the pace noticeably quickened towards the end of the session...

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Lorenzo Leads First Day of Valencia MotoGP Testing

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ValenciaTesting

Lorenzo Leads First Day of Valencia MotoGP Testing

After having closed the 2014 season only yesterday, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi were back on the track less than 24 hours later to successfully test the 2015 YZR-M1 machines for the upcoming season.

The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team made the most of the beautiful weather at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit by starting the session with the 2014 machine. The data derived from this year’s bike was used as a point of reference once they switched to the 2015 M1 at half point.

Forty-five minutes into the five-hour long test session, Lorenzo entered the track as the eighth rider and immediately set the pace. After setting multiple fastest laps he led for most of the session with a 1’31.501...

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