Press Releases

American Motorcyclist Association and INIT ESPORTS to develop two-wheel sim racing

Organizations sign Letter of Intent for AMA eSports National Championship events PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association and INIT ESPORTS have pledged to work together throughout 2020 and beyond to develop two-wheel esports championships and tournaments, turning riders into gamers and gamers into riders. Toward that goal, the AMA and INIT ESPORTS have signed a Letter of Intent to ...

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JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Gears Up for Remaining Supercross Round

RM-Z450 Riders Broc Tickle and Freddie Noren Return from Injury to Finish the Season Brea, CA (May 22, 2020) – As the two month COVID-19 induced hiatus from racing eases up, JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki is excited to get back to racing for the remaining seven rounds of the 2020 Monster Energy Supercross series in Salt Lake City, Utah. After suffering injuries early on in ...

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Yamaha Announces Arrival of 2021 Ténéré 700 in U.S.

Customers to Begin Receiving Highly-Anticipated Adventure Touring Motorcycle in Early June MARIETTA, Ga. – May 22, 2020 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (YMUS) today announced the 2021 Ténéré 700 arrival for the U.S. market beginning the first week of June. Earlier this year, Yamaha connected with customers interested in making the first Ténéré 700 purchases through the company’s website and dealer network, and orders started taking place today. While the ...

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American Flat Track Announces Updated 2020 Race Schedule

18 races over 9 doubleheader weekends on tap for America’s Original Extreme Sport DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 22, 2020) – American Flat Track announced today a relaunch of its 2020 race schedule featuring doubleheader race weekends and kicking off on July 17 and 18 with the Volusia Half-Mile at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Fla. The revised schedule features 18 ...

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American Motorcyclist Association Acknowledges sacrifice of Fallen Service Members on Memorial Day

Motorists urged to watch for motorcyclists on nation’s roadways during holiday weekend PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association is grateful for the sacrifice of United States armed forces personnel who have given their lives in defense of our country and freedoms, and extends its deepest gratitude to their families and friends this Memorial Day, May 25. “Motorcycle riding and ...

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M4 ECSTAR Suzuki Team Preview for 2020 MotoAmerica Season

Toni Elias and Bobby Fong Kick-Off Round One at Road America on their Suzuki GSX-R1000’s Brea, CA (May 21, 2020) – M4 ECSTAR Suzuki is excited to finally kick-off the delayed 2020 MotoAmerica Season next weekend at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Toni Elias will spearhead Suzuki’s new premier Superbike team alongside teammate and 2019 MotoAmerica Supersport Champion Bobby Fong aboard their Suzuki GSX-R1000’s. Suzuki GSX-R600 riders Sean Dylan Kelly and Lucas ...

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Women’s Motorcycle Tours Announces Postponement of Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride

Changes to event dates, cross-country routes and nationwide celebrations announced for 2021. NORTH CAROLINA,  May 21, 2020— With COVID-19 disrupting motorcycle gatherings worldwide, and in order to keep our riders safe as well as offer the most joyous and carefree celebration, Women’s Motorcycle Tours has decided to postpone the Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride to 2021. The new event dates are ...

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Motorcycle Fatality Increase a Cause for Concern

Olympia WA – For a motorcycle rider, what could be better than warm spring weather, sunny days, and open roads? For too many riders in Washington, recent lower traffic volumes have led to higher speeds and tragically, to an increase in rider deaths. In 2020, 12 of the 17 motorcycle fatalities on Washington roads occurred during the month of April. Speeding ...

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OC Choppers/American Chopper Stars Record Album w/ Platinum-selling German Band Frei.Wild

Newly Released, First Single, “Freundschaft Brotherhood” [Friends Brotherhood] Is Hard-Driving, Rock Anthem for Troubled Times Around the Globe HAMBURG, Germany — May 18, 2020 — For Immediate Release — The  platinum award-winning, chart-topping, Italian, German-speaking rock group Frei.Wild has partnered with the rabble-rousing stars of Orange County Choppers/American Chopper on a joint project for the August 7th release of the band’s 16th album, Brotherhood (available for pre-order now), released by Rookies & ...

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Royal Enfield – Company Statement

May 20th, 2020 Royal Enfield has discovered a brake caliper corrosion related issue in a very small number of motorcycles in some specific countries. Upon investigation, it was revealed that this corrosion is brought about by sustained, long-term exposure to riding on roads treated with certain salts, or a combination of salts, to prevent formation of ice during winters. This ...

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