Tag Archives: Racing

Scott Parker Named Grand Marshal for 100th Springfield Mile on September 2

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 24, 2018) – Nine-time AMA Grand National Champion Scott Parker, who notched an amazing 94 wins in his stellar career, has been named Grand Marshal of the 100th running of the Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile on September 2. “It’s always cool to be Grand Marshal,” said Parker, who won an amazing 14 AMA Nationals at Springfield, “and ...

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Yoshimura Suzuki’s Toni Elias Scores Victory at PittRace

Exhilarating Final-Lap Battle in Sunday’s MotoAmerica Superbike Race Brea, CA (August 26, 2018) – Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s Toni Elias scored a nail-biting victory in Sunday’s MotoAmerica Superbike race at Pittsburgh International Race Complex (PittRace). Defending series champ Elias and current series leader Cameron Beaubier passed each other several times on the final lap with Elias scratching and clawing his ...

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Autotrader/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team Report: Ironman National Motocross

Multi-time champion Chad Reed grabs a holeshot on his Suzuki RM-Z450 and finishes inside the top ten Brea, CA (August 27, 2018) – The Autotrader/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team ventured to the Ironman National in Crawfordsville, Indiana, for the final round of the 2018 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. Mother Nature wreaked havoc on race day, dumping several inches of rain in ...

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Dom Herbertson secures first TT Course win with victory in Locate.im Junior Classic TT Race

Dom ‘the bomb’ Herbertson clinched his first Mountain Course win with victory in today’s Locate.im Junior Classic TT Race at the 2018 Isle of Man Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts. After the race the Newcastle based rider, riding the Davies Motorsport Honda, revealed what the race win meant to him. “It’s a feeling like no other. It means everything ...

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Dean Harrison takes dominant victory in RST Superbike Classic TT Race

Dean Harrison, riding a Silicone Engineering Kawasaki, dominated the RST Superbike Classic TT Race to win the final race of the 2018 Classic TT presented by Bennetts, his fourth Classic TT win, by over a minute. After the race he revealed that it had taken him a while to get going in the race: “I felt like I had a ...

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Suzuki’s Debise Earns Team Hammer’s 200th Podium & 70th Win at Pittsburgh

Brea, CA. (August 27, 2018) – Team Hammer concluded the MotoAmerica weekend at Pittsburgh International Race Complex in mixed fashion, combining a historic win with multiple strong performances and a race that delivered stinging disappointment. On Saturday M4 ECSTAR Suzuki’s Valentin Debise rode to a convincing Supersport race win aboard his GSX-R600 to earn Team Hammer’s 200th AMA Pro/MotoAmerica National ...

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Harrison on the pace at the Classic TT while McGuinness returns to the Mountain Course

  Described as an ‘assault on the senses’, fans around the Mountain Course were again treated to the sights, sounds and unique ‘Castrol R’ smell of some of the most iconic historic bikes as the world’s leading Classic Race meeting – the Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts – got underway this evening on the Isle of Man. After a ...

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‘King Henry’ Wiles Reigns Again at Peoria TT

PEORIA, Ill. (August 18, 2018) – Long live the King of Peoria! “King Henry” Wiles (No. 17 Bandit Industries/Wilco Racing/Willy Built Kawasaki Ninja 650) extended his reign in Saturday’s 72nd annual Peoria TT presented by The Country Saloon by claiming an astonishing 14th consecutive victory in the prestigious and legendary race. Wiles was certainly forced to earn it on Saturday. ...

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‘King Henry’ Wiles Goes for Unprecedented 14th Straight Peoria TT Win this Saturday

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 15, 2018) – On Saturday, August 18, American Flat Track heads to central Illinois for the longest-running event in Grand National Championship history: the legendary – and 72nd annual – Peoria TT presented by Country Saloon. Just as they have since 1947, flat track fans will jam every hillside, nook and cranny of the Peoria Motorcycle ...

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James Hillier and Dan Cooper return to Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts with CSC Racing

Two of the Isle of Man TT’s leading racers will again be in action in this year’s Isle of Man Classic TT, presented by Bennetts, with James Hillier and Daniel Cooper riding for Somerset-based CSC Racing, firmly signalling the team’s intentions for this year’s event. Hillier, who achieved two more podiums at this year’s Isle of Man TT Races, has ...

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