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Tue 15 Aug 2000
AMA/Prostar-Indy, Final Qualifying
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AMA/Prostar-Indy, Final Qualifying

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: INDIANAPOLIS, IN, 08/14/00 14:50:26 -- Qualifying results after 4 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Pingel Thunder Nationals, held at Indianapolis Raceway Park, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed...

Tue 25 Apr 2000
Las Vegas hosts World Mini GP motocross

Las Vegas hosts World Mini GP motocross

LAS VEGAS - More than 2,000 riders will compete in the world's largest motocross event April 26-30 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway's motocross facility. The 29th Annual World Mini Grand Prix will feature riders from over 40 states and eight ...

Wed 05 Jul 2000
Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Club MX Motocross July 1 Results

Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Club MX Motocross July 1 Results

Motocross Results Saturday, July 1, 2000 Small Quads: 1.Chase Nanney 50CC Beginner: 1. Brandon Brown; 2. Michael LaChase; 3. Cole Nanney 50CC Novice: 1. Brandon Hemsley; 2. Thomas Yagle 50CC Open: 1. Brandon Brown; 2. Dalton Davis; 3. Michael...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
Speed Trucks, demo derby at Las Vegas

Speed Trucks, demo derby at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS -- Mechanix Wear Speed Trucks, a demolition derby, Friday Night Drags and a motocross event highlight Las Vegas Motor Speedway's racing weekend. Mechanix Wear Speed Trucks made an appearance for The Bullring's season opener ...

Tue 15 Aug 2000
AMA/Prostar-Indy final results
AMA

AMA/Prostar-Indy final results

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, 08/14/00 -- Final round results from the AMA/Prostar Pingel Thunder Nationals, held at Indianapolis Raceway Park, shown with position, name, hometown, make, reaction time, elapsed time and speed in mph: TOP FUEL -ROUND...

Sun 02 Jul 2000
Legend Joey Dunlop dies in crash

Legend Joey Dunlop dies in crash

by Carrie Simpson - motorsport.com Five times World TT champion and Ulsterman, Joey Dunlop 48 was killed today while competing in a road race meeting in Tallinn, Estonia. Dunlop was was leading on the second lap when he crashed his 125cc bike...

Mon 03 Jul 2000
Edwards heads World Superbike ranking going to Laguna Seca

Edwards heads World Superbike ranking going to Laguna Seca

Round 9: Laguna Seca (USA) 9 July 2000 For the first time in his career, Texan Colin Edwards (Castrol Honda-Michelin) arrives at Laguna Seca (California) in first place in the Superbike ranking, with a 26-point lead on number-two Troy ...

Mon 10 Jul 2000
Doug Danger makes first appearance at Oswego

Doug Danger makes first appearance at Oswego

Oswego, NY . . .Motorcycle Daredevil Doug Danger will perform his heart stopping thrill show at Oswego Speedway this Saturday night. The Doug Danger Thrill Show is an action packed performance that combines high-speed motorcycle feats of daring...

Wed 12 Apr 2000
John Penton Named Grand Marshal

John Penton Named Grand Marshal

Penton, Father of Off-Road Motorcycles, Named Grand Marshal of VMD West SONOMA, Calif. - John Penton had no idea that on March 7, 1968 he would revolutionize the world of off-road motorcycle racing when the first 125cc Berkshire Penton ...

Mon 31 Jan 2000
John Mancuso Reaches Semi-Finals In Top Fuel Harley World Series

John Mancuso Reaches Semi-Finals In Top Fuel Harley World Series

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - John Mancuso made a valiant effort in Easyriders Top Fuel World Championship at Calder Park Raceway Melbourne, Australia, but fell one round short of the final round. The veteran Harley-Davidson dealer dropped a tough ...

Thu 21 Sep 2000
Harley on the track at Irwindale

Harley on the track at Irwindale

Irwindale, Calif. - - "We expect to have as many as 500 motorcyclists to join in all the fun this year," said Traci Berman of Laidlaw's Harley-Davidson in Rosemead. "Last year was our first ever charity ride to a racetrack ... We were blown...

Tue 08 Aug 2000
Motocross riders fly high this week at Texas Motor Speedway

Motocross riders fly high this week at Texas Motor Speedway

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (August 7, 2000) - Fifteen of the top freestyle motocross riders on the circuit will be at this weekend's IFMA Freestyle Motocross event at Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track. Several of the top riders will be competing the ...

Wed 29 Mar 2000
NMRA-PROSTAR: Final Qualifying/Palmdale, Calif.

NMRA-PROSTAR: Final Qualifying/Palmdale, Calif.

PALMDALE, Calif., 03/26/00 16:47:53 -- Qualifying results after 3 round(s) of qualifying at the NMRA-PROSTAR Glass Werx National Open, held at Los Angeles County Raceway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in ...

Mon 10 Jan 2000
NMRA & Prostar join forces to create super series
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NMRA & Prostar join forces to create super series

Huntsville, AL -- In an Extreme move to save motorcycle drag racing on the West Coast, the National Motorcycle Racing Association (NMRA) and AMA/Prostar have entered into an agreement that will ensure the longevity of organized motorcycle drag ...

Wed 05 Jan 2000
John Mancuso Prepares For International Battle

John Mancuso Prepares For International Battle

HOUSTON, TX. - John Mancuso has always wanted to be in the world's spotlight in within Top Fuel Harley racing. The successful Harley-Davidson dealer from Houston, Tx., will gain his wish on January 29, when he begins battle against the best...

Thu 11 May 2000
Kevin Schwantz begins fitness program for Australian Safari

Kevin Schwantz begins fitness program for Australian Safari

THURSDAY, MAY 11: Former 500cc motorcycle world champion Kevin Schwantz has started a gruelling daily fitness program in the United States to ensure he is in peak condition for this year's 5,000km Australian Safari international cross-country ...

Thu 03 Aug 2000
Distler Brothers looking forward to Texas

Distler Brothers looking forward to Texas

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Aug. 2, 2000) - John and Robert Distler are like so many brothers, they are always trying to outdo each other. The siblings will get a chance to be king of their family in a different way, through FMX freestyle "big...

Sat 05 Feb 2000
John Mancuso Crashes in Australia, Emerges Uninjured

John Mancuso Crashes in Australia, Emerges Uninjured

Mancuso Crashes Top Fuel Harley In Brisbane, Emerges Bruised But Unhurt BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - Sometimes the rough and tumble world of Top Fuel Harley can live up to its reputation. One of the class' most noted riders found that out the hard way.

Mon 28 Aug 2000
Kenny Noyes and Terry Poovey takin' it all at Texas

Kenny Noyes and Terry Poovey takin' it all at Texas

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Aug. 26, 2000) - Fans battled the hot temperatures and dirt bike riders turned up the heat on Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track. At the end of the night, Kenny Noyes of Antioch, Calif., and Terry Poovey from...

Thu 28 Sep 2000
LXD FreeRide Moto-X Championship headed to LVMS

LXD FreeRide Moto-X Championship headed to LVMS

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas Motor Speedway will have some of the best freestyle motocross pilots in the world when TheEdgeSports.com presents the LXD FreeRide Moto-X championship on Nov. 10 and 11. Freestyle motocross pilots perform heart-stopping, ...

Wed 29 Mar 2000
NMRA-PROSTAR: Final Results/Palmdale, Calif.

NMRA-PROSTAR: Final Results/Palmdale, Calif.

PALMDALE, Calif., 03/26/00 -- Final round results from the NMRA-PROSTAR Glass Werx National Open, held at Los Angeles County Raceway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, reaction time, elapsed time and speed in mph: FUNNYBIKE WIN: Scott...

Tue 22 Aug 2000
IMCA: LVMS weekend preview

IMCA: LVMS weekend preview

Buick Grandnational, E.T. Brackets at The Strip; IMCA action and Motocross Night Series return to LVMS LAS VEGAS –Buick Grandnational, E.T. Bracket racing, Junior Dragsters, IMCA racing and motocross invade Las Vegas Motor Speedway this ...

Thu 02 Mar 2000
FreeRide Moto-X at Irwindale

FreeRide Moto-X at Irwindale

(Irwindale, Calif.) - - It's arguably the most extreme sport on the planet. Freestyle motocross. Intense athletic competition combined with absolute aerial insanity as riders launch themselves across I00-foot chasms and perform an array of ...

Fri 18 Aug 2000
Chris Carr Leads Top Riders to Texas for Rattlesnake Roundup

Chris Carr Leads Top Riders to Texas for Rattlesnake Roundup

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (August 18, 2000) - Chris Carr may best be described as "Mr. Consistency". It is that kind of approach that has elevated him to the elite status in flat track dirt track motorcycle racing. Coming into the PACE Motorsports ...

Tue 26 Sep 2000
Irwindale Speedway this week 2000-09-30

Irwindale Speedway this week 2000-09-30

Irwindale, Calif. - - There's going to be a lot of "gold" on the line in Saturday night's "Miller Lite 100" on September 30. The last points race of the long and grueling 19-race Food 4 Less Super Late Model's season; it's also the final race...

Tue 25 Jul 2000
TSR pre Suzuka 8 hours Endurance

TSR pre Suzuka 8 hours Endurance

TSR announces the replacement of a rider for this prestigious Suzuka 8 hours, another star-studded race with popular faces of Grand Prix like Valentino Rossi, Alex Barros with WSB stars like Noriyuki Haga. We appointed Jun Maeda to replace ...

Tue 04 Jan 2000
Northern Territory Government backs Australian Safari

Northern Territory Government backs Australian Safari

The Northern Territory Government today confirmed its commitment to the Australian Safari international cross-country motorsport rally for the next three years, thus securing the event for the Territory into the New Millennium. The 2000 Safari...

Tue 26 Sep 2000

"Harleys on the Half Mile" at Irwindale this Saturday

"HARLEYS ON THE HALF-MILE" SEPT. 30 RIDE TO SPEEDWAY WILL RAISE MONEY FOR MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOC. KIDS' CAMP Irwindale, Calif. - - "We expect to have as many as 500 motorcyclists to join in all the fun this year," said Traci Berman of ...

Las Vegas preview 2000-09-25

Las Vegas preview 2000-09-25

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be packed with racing excitement this weekend. Las Vegas Color Graphics Night at the Races will host the Speed Truck Challenge this Saturday at the Bullring. NMRA Pro Star Motorcycles will race on Saturday...

Fri 22 Sep 2000
Freestyle Moto-X at Mesa Marin Raceway

Freestyle Moto-X at Mesa Marin Raceway

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The nation's best Freestyle Moto-X riders are set for high-flying action at Mesa Marin Raceway Saturday, Oct. 7 as Milestone Motorsports Marketing presents the Freestyle Moto-X Air MX Challenge. The event is scheduled to...

Tue 08 Aug 2000
The Bullring, The Strip and Motocross in full action at LVMS this weekend

The Bullring, The Strip and Motocross in full action at LVMS this weekend

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas Motor Speedway will host a weekend filled with motorsports action with Hawaiian Night at The Bullring, E.T. bracket racing at The Strip and round five of the night series at the motocross track. The first 500 spectators at...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Extreme bikes at Irwindale

Extreme bikes at Irwindale

Irwindale, Calif. - - Don't look now but ... They'rrrre Baaack! Those high-flying, truly-styling, broken-bones-defying, Extreme Freestyle Challenge riders are once again cleared for takeoff into the friendly skies above Irwindale Speedway in...

Wed 19 Jul 2000
LVMS Notebook 2000-07-19

LVMS Notebook 2000-07-19

Trickle and Cobb dominate NASCAR Sunbelt Region LAS VEGAS - Las Vegans Dick Cobb and Chuck Trickle have taken their battle for Las Vegas Motor Speedway's track championship to the national level. Cobb leads Trickle by a mere eight points in...

Wed 01 Mar 2000
TMS Motorcycle Mania

TMS Motorcycle Mania

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Feb. 29, 2000) - A new racing event, featuring the defending national champion motorcycle rider, is scheduled for the Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track on Saturday night, May 6. Chris Carr of Fleetwood, Penn., is expected to...

Tue 06 Jun 2000
Sears Point/AMA Cancel Superbikes
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Sears Point/AMA Cancel Superbikes

SONOMA, Calif. - The 2000 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship races originally scheduled to be held May 5-7 at the Progressive Insurance AMA Superbike Challenge at Sears Point Raceway, but postponed due to rain, will not be rescheduled...

Tue 08 Aug 2000

"Devil's Dungeon" adds spice to Freestyle Motocross event

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Aug. 8, 2000) - An interesting twist has been added to the Aug. 11-12 IFMA Freestyle Motocross event at Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track. The "Devil's Dungeon" -- a seven-foot deep x-shaped pit -- has been dug into the front ...