Pirelli Becomes Official Motorcycle Tire of Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship

Pirelli has announced that it has reached a multi-year agreement to become the official motorcycle tire of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, beginning May 21 in Sacramento, California, at the GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic.

AJP Plants a Stake in U.S. Dirt Bike Market

Offering dealers chance to carry a quality bike at a competitive price point [dropcap]S[/dropcap]cott Armstrong got his start as a small independent dealer in the Northeast that catered to enduro riders and off-road adventurers. His shop sold mostly “exotic” bikes and accessories, but he always wanted to do something on a bigger scale. Then came

Risk Racing VENTilate MX Gear

Risk Racing has announced the introduction of its new VENTilate Motocross riding gear. VENTilate gear utilizes the same advanced manufacturing techniques, durable materials and ergonomic cut that made the Vector Gear so resilient and comfortable.

Chris ‘Short’ Blankenship’s Memory Races On

Final Ride On Earth But Still Riding Hard In Heaven [dropcap]A[/dropcap]lthough August marked the 1-year anniversary of Chris Blankenship’s passing, his memory rides on!  From local kids tuning up for Loretta Lynns to top level pros like his buddy Kevin Windham, Chris “Short” Blankenship touched many in the motocross community before his untimely passing in

The X-Factor: ‘KTM Killer’ Highlights Early Release 2016 Models From Yamaha

Late this month, Yamaha dealers will begin getting delivery of the 2016 YZ250X, the first 2-stroke woods racer Yamaha has offered its dealers since the mid-1990s.

Dungey and Martin Celebrate Outdoor National MX Championships

At the conclusion of the 2015 Lucas Oil AMA Professional Motocross National Championship series on Saturday, Aug. 22, in Crawfordsville, Ind., two riders stood as champions: Ryan Dungey in the 450 class and Jeremy Martin in the 250 class.

AMA Congratulates 38 Champions at AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

The Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship presented by AMSOIL, held July 26-Aug. 1, pitted hundreds of the country’s top riders against one another at the Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tenn. When the dust cleared, 38 champions emerged.

Bell Helmets to be Official Helmet for Mammoth Motocross

Bell Helmets has announced its status as the official helmet for Mammoth Motocross 2015. Bell will be onsite with its custom-fit sprinter van in Mammoth June 19-28 showcasing the technologies within the all-new Moto-9 Flex and offering free custom-fit head scans for riders.

Dishing the Dirt!

Dirt is for taters, at least according to conventional urban street bike wisdom.

Trey Canard Wins First Supercross Race Since 2011

Team Honda’s Trey Canard won his first Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, race of the 2015 season in front of 47,671 fans at O.co Coliseum. BTO Sports/KTM’s Andrew Short won the SupercrossLive.com Holeshot Award with RCH Suzuki’s Ken Roczen, who came into the race as the points leader with two wins, and

Neck Braces Now Required For Motocross/Minicross Racing In Italy

The UISP Lega Motociclismo Lombardia, an Italian motocross and minicross racing federation, now requires all riders to wear a neck brace during its racing competitions. The UISP is the first motocross racing federation to establish neck braces as part of its riders required racing gear. The new rule requiring the neck brace was announced in

History in the Making: Husqvarna is Back!

It was a dream weekend designed to wow dealers. Starting with a trip to the San Diego Supercross, a ribbon cutting at the brand new facility, wining and dining (at a winery, no less) and concluding with a chance to ride the entire 2014 range of new Mattighofen-made Husqvarna models, it really was an opportunity to see history in the making.