Tag Archives: American Motorcyclist Association (AMA)

American Motorcyclist Association, American Honda pay tribute to Nicky Hayden with two custom motorcycles

U.S. racing icon’s accomplishments to be celebrated with road racer, street tracker   PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association and American Honda are commissioning two custom motorcycles that celebrate the life and career of professional American road racer and flat tracker Nicky Hayden. Hayden passed away on May 22, 2017, as a result of injuries sustained when he was ...

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American Motorcyclist Association congratulates 2018 AMSOIL AMA Arenacross and AMA Amateur National Arenacross Championship champions

More than 30 national championships decided at event in Las Vegas   PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The AMA congratulates the 2018 class champions for the AMSOIL AMA Arenacross and AMA Amateur National Arenacross Championship, crowned at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., May 4-6. In the AMSOIL AMA Arenacross, Kawasaki rider Jacob Hayes took a second-place and a win to secure ...

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Americade Motorcycle Touring Rally to be held June 4-9

Seventh stop on AMA National Gypsy Tour   PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The Americade Motorcycle Touring Rally, the seventh stop on the 2018 AMA National Gypsy Tour, will offer guided and unguided rides, demos from several manufacturers, live music, vendors and more June 4-9 in Lake George, N.Y. “Americade is proud to be part of the AMA National Gypsy Tour and an AMA ...

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AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days to feature trials exhibition by Xtreme Trials riders

Eye-catching event demonstrates exceptional motorcycle control, balance, coordination   PICKERINGTON, Ohio — An observed trials exhibition performed by the Xtreme Trials riders during 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days will demonstrate to spectators the extraordinary balance, patience and control needed for this gravity-defying type of competition. AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, now in its 28th year, is the largest fundraiser for the ...

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Only 10 days left for American Motorcyclist Association members to save on tickets to AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

Members-only discount pricing ends May 31   PICKERINGTON, Ohio — AMA members have just 10 more days to take advantage of their member discounts on tickets to the 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio July 6-8. AMA members can visit www.amavintagemotorcycledays.com or call (614) 856-1900 to order. AMA members get discounts through May 31. For AMA members, weekend ...

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New youth racing classes announced for hare scrambles, road racing, motocross, trials at 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

Youth hare scrambles race added to program   PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Changes to the competition classes for hare scrambles, road racing, motocross and trials have been made to create closer competition and more opportunities for youths to participate at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, July 6-8 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. The changes include reductions to minimum age requirements, and ...

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1971 Honda CT-70 takes AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Heritage Award at The Quail Motorcycle Gathering

For owner Steve Mast, bike recalls lasting childhood memories   PICKERINGTON, OHIO — The 2018 AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Heritage Award, presented at the Quail Motorcycle Gathering in Carmel, Calif., on May 5, went to a 1971 Honda CT-70 owned by Californian Steve Mast. The crystal engraved award platter from Tiffany & Co. was presented to Mast by AMA ...

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Wall of Death motorcycle show brings daredevil excitement to AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

National event returns to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course July 6-8   PICKERINGTON, OHIO — Motorcycle daredevils will be thrilling crowds every hour, riding vintage bikes on a vertical wall inside the American Motor Drome Wall of Death at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days July 6-8 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. A crowd favorite, the show features a motor drome — a ...

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AMA to name winners of Fast Brain Award and Nicky Hayden AMA Flat Track Horizon Award at the AMA Flat Track Grand Championship

Annual awards recognize character and scholastic achievement among youth and young adult flat track racers PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association will announce the winners of its Fast Brain Award and Nicky Hayden AMA Flat Track Horizon Award at the conclusion of the 2018 AMA Flat Track Grand Championship, which will be held in Springfield, Ill., May 29 to ...

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Federal Motorcycle Transport sponsors 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Swap Meet

Huge swap meet includes motorcycles and parts from more than 800 vendors PICKERINGTON, OHIO — Federal Motorcycle Transport is the title sponsor for the largest motorcycle swap meet in North America, to be held at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days July 6-8 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. “For vintage motorcycle enthusiasts, the AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Swap Meet ...

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