Motorcycle racing icon Gary Nixon died today at the age of 70 in a Baltimore hospital due to complications following a recent heart attack.An AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer, Nixon took back-to-back AMA Grand National titles in '67 and '68. He
, Carlos Checa and one place ahead of former AMA-stalwart, Ben Spies.Hopkins' team mate, Brit Leon Haslam is 0.2 seconds faster, with a best time of 1.36.407
might just mean a three man team – if budget and manufacturer support is forthcoming.Hodsgon has been racing in the AMA Superbike series since defecting from the UK scene in 2005.
NEIL HODGSON wants to come back to the BSB and finish his racing career in the UK.The former British Superbike and double World Superbike Champion spent the weekend at the tenth round of the BSB series at Croft, talking with team bosses and touting for a ride.He said: "I'm here t...
in AMA. That’s
a totally different ball game…I really did not want to travel the world with WSBI had no desire to go anywhere, I saw the world when I was in my twenties with my family, we did a big trip, came to Europe and, well, big screen TVs do it so
THE WORD from the MotoGP grapevine says that Moto2 and 125 will be making future appearances at Laguna Seca, taking over from the AMA support classes that are currently run.The news is strictly a rumour and Dorna's idea for the support class shake
Up and coming young-gun Taylor Knapp gets away with this near-highside at Mid-Ohio in the 2011 Daytona SportBike race.Luck or skill? What do you think?
Following Joe Kopp's historic win on a Ducati in AMA flat track, alarms bells have been going off in the heads of many, "Hey why doesn't Nicky Hayden jump on the Duke flat tracker?"Well the guys at the excellent American publication Road Racer X
Ben Bostrom didn't have the weekend he was hoping for at the USGP but the 37-year old American certainly got his fair share of laps of the track. B-Boz was racing in the AMA and as a wildcard entry in the MotoGP, riding for LCR Honda
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