Tag Archives: American Motorcyclist Association (AMA)

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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2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days announces live entertainment at Old Bike Barn Crossroads

Fans of country music, rockabilly, Americana and blues are in for a treat   PICKERINGTON, OHIO — 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days will feature a variety of live music to energize and entertain motorcycling enthusiasts through the weekend, July 6-8 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. “We have some high-energy acts coming to AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days this year, including ...

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Racing schedule announced for 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

  PICKERINGTON, OHIO — Motorcycle enthusiasts and racers will experience three days of action-packed motorcycle competition during the 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days on July 6-8 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Vintage and post-vintage competition will be held in hare scrambles, motocross, trials, flat track and road racing. “The AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days racing program celebrates motorcycling’s ...

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American Motorcyclist Association highlights May as Motorcycle Awareness Month

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association is issuing a special appeal to motorists to be especially aware of motorcycles during May, which is Motorcycle Awareness Month and marks the seasonal return of motorcyclists to the roadways in much of the country. Drivers are asked to check their mirrors and blind spots before changing lanes, maintain a safe distance when ...

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Jared Mees Disqualified from Atlanta Short Track for using Chemically Altered Tire

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 27, 2018) – Following an American Flat Track post-event tire sampling from the Atlanta Short Track held April 8, 2018 at Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Ga., AFT Twins competitor Jared Mees on the #1 machine has been disqualified for using a chemically altered tire. Four tire samples from four different machines were taken after the Main ...

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American Motorcyclist Association continues partnership with The Quail Motorcycle Gathering

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association is continuing its partnership with The Quail Motorcycle Gathering for 2018 with a display at the event and the presentation of the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Heritage Award. The 2018 event is scheduled for May 5 at the Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel, Calif. “The Quail Motorcycle Gathering is one ...

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AMA Land Speed Grand Championship scheduled for August Iconic event slated to return to Bonneville Speedway

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The AMA Land Speed Grand Championship returns to the Bonneville Speedway near Wendover, Utah, on Aug. 25-30, offering ambitious competitors a shot at setting world records and capturing AMA National No. 1 plates. Also known as the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials, the event features both American and international amateur land speed racing competitors vying for Fédération Internationale ...

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