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Tue 04 Sep 2001
Portland Formula USA Flat Track fact sheet

Portland Formula USA Flat Track fact sheet

WHAT: The Formula USA Flat Track Championship Motorcycles competing on the "Monster" half-mile clay oval. WHEN: Saturday, September 8, 2001. Gates open at 5:00 pm, with racing beginning at 7:00 pm. WHERE: Portland Speedway, 9727 N. MLK Jr....

Thu 30 Aug 2001
THQ U.S. Open history

THQ U.S. Open history

LA CANADA, Calif. (August 28, 2001) - In the three-year history of the THQ U.S. Open, The World's Richest Motorcycle Race, three distinct champions have taken home a lion's share of more than $100,000 each. This prestigious two-day event has ...

Fri 24 Aug 2001
New record set at Rockingham

New record set at Rockingham

An official Guinness World Record has been set at Rockingham for the fastest average speed around an oval race circuit on a motorcycle. 600cc British Supersport Series racer Rob Frost clinched the record time of 122.03mph around the banked oval...

Thu 23 Aug 2001
ESPN2 to air 2001 THQ U.S. Open

ESPN2 to air 2001 THQ U.S. Open

2001 THQ U.S. Open To Air On ESPN2 LA CANADA, Calif. (August 23, 2001) - The 2001 THQ U.S. Open, the world's richest motorcycle race, will be broadcast on ESPN2 Sunday, Nov. 11. As a prelude to the 2002 supercross season, the THQ U.S. Open will...

Wed 22 Aug 2001
Motocross pulls together to help Boutwell

Motocross pulls together to help Boutwell

Boutwell Overcomes Adversity To Race In The THQ U.S. Open LA CANADA, Calif. (August 20, 2001) - Tragedy isn't getting in the way of Cole Boutwell's dreams. The 13-year-old from Lynn Haven, Fla., recently secured the final spot in the...

Pro Circuit Mini Invitational finalized

Pro Circuit Mini Invitational finalized

THQ U.S. Open, The World's Richest Motorcycle Race, Has The Pro Circuit Mini Invitational Line Up Finalized LA CANADA, Calif. (August 16, 2001) - The Pro Circuit Mini Invitational list of riders has been finalized for the 2001 THQ U.S. Open at...

Sun 12 Aug 2001
BMW Boxercup points 2001-08-11

BMW Boxercup points 2001-08-11

Provisional Standings after round 6 of 7, August 11th, Oschersleben Pos. Nr. Rider Nation Points 1. 7 Stéphane Mertens B 120 2. 5 Andreas Hofmann CH 103 3. 16 Fernando Cristobal E 102 4. 8 Eric Lejeune B 79 5. 85 Norbert Rebholz D 63 6. 59...

BMW Boxercup Oschersleben results

BMW Boxercup Oschersleben results

<pre> Race results, 6th round, 11. August 2001, Speedweek Oschersleben nach 14 Runden Pos. Nr. Name First name Nat. Total time km/h Gap Fastest lap 1 7 MERTENS Stéphane B 23:22.910 131.738 1:39.023 2 5 HOFMANN Andreas CH 23:24.763 131.564...

BMW Boxercup Oschersleben race report

BMW Boxercup Oschersleben race report

Stéphane Mertens took his fourth win of the season this weekend in Oschersleben for the penultimate round of the International BMW BoxerCup 2001. In front of 50, 000 sun-struck spectators, the Belgian rider recovered from a practice crash to...

BMW Boxer Cup Oschersleben 2001-08-11

BMW Boxer Cup Oschersleben 2001-08-11

Vierter Sieg für Mertens Vor mehr als 50.000 Zuschauern feierte Stéphane Mertens(B) den 4. Sieg im International BMW BoxerCup 2001. Gefolgt von seinen schärfsten Konkurrenten Andy Hofmann(CH) vom Senger Racing Team und Fernando Cristobal(E) vom...

Thu 09 Aug 2001
BMW Boxercup Oschersleben preview

BMW Boxercup Oschersleben preview

LAST BUT ONE The penultimate leg of the International BMW BoxerCup 2001 will be held on August 11 th in Oschersleben, on the occasion of the World Motorcycle Endurance Championship round. After the first five races Stéphane Mertens is on top of...

BMW Boxercup 2001 Oschersleben

BMW Boxercup 2001 Oschersleben

FÄLLT DIE ENTSCHEIDUNG ? Am kommenden Wochenende geht der International BMW BoxerCup 2001 in seine vorletzte Runde. Der 6. Lauf wird bei der 4. German Speedweek Oschersleben im Rahmen der Endurance Motorrad-Weltmeisterschaft ausgefahren....

Sun 05 Aug 2001
BITD: Adelanto GP 2002 news

BITD: Adelanto GP 2002 news

Las Vegas, Nevada - Two legends in off-road Motorcycle Racing are joining forces to bring what is already known as the biggest and best motorcycle grand prix of all time, the "Adelanto Grand Prix" to new heights! Best In The Desert Racing ...

Mon 30 Jul 2001
Engine Ice 125cc Amateur's Cup new addition to THQ U.S. Open

Engine Ice 125cc Amateur's Cup new addition to THQ U.S. Open

LA CANADA, Calif. (July 27, 2001) - The Engine Ice 125cc Amateur's Cup is a new addition to the 2001 THQ U.S. Open, The World's Richest Motorcycle Race, intended to showcase the talent of the most skilled amateur riders on the brink of...

Thu 26 Jul 2001
RACE: NASA: Rausch Creek 2nd annual Hare Scramble

RACE: NASA: Rausch Creek 2nd annual Hare Scramble

Saturday, September 22nd Rausch Creek MX and ATV Park will host our annual Hare Scramble race. This year we are excited to include ATV's along with the bikes for what should turn out to be two very exciting races. Tower City Trail Riders will be...

Mon 23 Jul 2001
Taglioni Dead at 80

Taglioni Dead at 80

Bologna, Italy - (MCNW) Fabio Taglioni, the legendary engineer "Dr. T", whose name has become synonymous with that of Ducati's, passed away the evening of July 18, 2001, in his Bologna home from cardiac arrest. He was 80 years old. Fabio...

Wed 18 Jul 2001
Hailwood at Silverstone Historic Festival

Hailwood at Silverstone Historic Festival

Hailwood To Ride At Silverstone Historic Festival Dave Hailwood, son of the late, 10-times World Motorcycle Champion, Le Mans racer and Formula One driver, Mike Hailwood, is to ride his father's Daytona 500-winning 750cc BSA Rocket 3 at this ...

Tue 17 Jul 2001
Mid-Ohio schedule
AMA

Mid-Ohio schedule

<pre> AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship Presented by Parts Unlimited Honda Super Cycle Weekend Presented by Dunlop Tires Mid-Ohio - July 20-22, 2001 DAILY SCHEDULE Thursday, July 19 Registration: Riders, Crew, Sponsors &...

Mid-Ohio preview
AMA

Mid-Ohio preview

Duhamel Looks For Redemption At Mid-Ohio Superbike Doubleheader PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- 1995 AMA Superbike champion Miguel Duhamel almost had two wins in the bag at last year's AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Series doubleheader at Mid-Ohio Sports...

AUSF3: UTE: Queensland Raceway preview

AUSF3: UTE: Queensland Raceway preview

Big Crowd At Parade Of Horsepower Starts Build-Up To Procar Series At Queensland Raceway UP to 10,000 people crammed Brisbane's Park Road restaurant row yesterday for the inaugural Pink Ribbon Parade of Horsepower, which featured drivers and...

Mon 25 Jun 2001
Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Bike preview

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Bike preview

Born to be wild, PPIHC motorcycle/quad competitors will deliver thrilling trips in the 79th Race to the Clouds COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. ^O The competition in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb motorcycle, quad and sidecar divisions will be...

Mon 18 Jun 2001
Abernethy Promoted with SFX Motor Sports' Arenacross

Abernethy Promoted with SFX Motor Sports' Arenacross

Abernethy Takes On New Role At SFX Motor Sports National Speed Stick Arenacross Series Steps Up AURORA, Ill. - SFX Motor Sports is pleased to appoint Mark Abernethy to Director of Marketing for Supercross/Arenacross. Abernethy, who has been...

Vodacom Nashua Yamaha Team East London preview

Vodacom Nashua Yamaha Team East London preview

Vodacom Nashua Yamaha Team Upbeat About East London Racing Chances The three-man Vodacom Nashua Yamaha racing team will be in optimistic mode next Saturday (June 23), when they tackle Rounds 7 and 8 of the 2001 Dark Dog South African Superbike...

East London Vodacin road show preview

East London Vodacin road show preview

The historic Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix circuit in East London provides the backdrop for two highly important national championship outings when the Vodacom Roadshow moves to the coast on June 23, Tight championship battles - as the season draws...

Thu 14 Jun 2001
Abernethy promoted to new role with SFX Motor Sports'
AMA

Abernethy promoted to new role with SFX Motor Sports'

Abernethy Takes On New Role At SFX Motor Sports National Speed Stick Arenacross Series Steps Up AURORA, Ill. - SFX Motor Sports is pleased to appoint Mark Abernethy to Director of Marketing for Supercross/Arenacross. Abernethy, who has been...

Wed 06 Jun 2001
Invited Riders to THQ U.S. Open

Invited Riders to THQ U.S. Open

THQ U.S. Open Extends Invitations To The Word's Greatest Riders 300,000 $Showdown At MGM Grand Garden Arena October 12, 13 & 14 The 2001 edition of the THQ U.S. Open has invited the most talented motocross, supercross, and arenacross riders on the...

Fri 01 Jun 2001
THQ U.S. Open preview

THQ U.S. Open preview

The 2001 THQ U.S. Open, The World's Richest Motorcycle Race, will return to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas October 12-14 with the largest single-event purse in motocross racing history. In the three-year chronicle of the THQ U.S. Open,...

FMX: IFMA Freestyle Motocross schedule announced

FMX: IFMA Freestyle Motocross schedule announced

AURORA, Ill. SFX Motor Sports Group (tm) is proud to announce the 2001 IFMA fall freestyle motocross schedule. The ten-city fall schedule is the continuation of the 2001 21 event series and will include the three event stops of the premier Vans...

Tue 29 May 2001
VNY Western Cape Killarney report 2001-05-26

VNY Western Cape Killarney report 2001-05-26

The Vodacom Nashua Yamaha racing team won some, lost some and made South African motorsport history at the Western Cape Killarney circuit on Saturday (May 26). The occasions were Rounds 5 and 6 of the 2001 Dark Dog South African Superbike ...

Fri 18 May 2001
RACE: NASA: Rausch Creek Motorsports Park opening delayed

RACE: NASA: Rausch Creek Motorsports Park opening delayed

Construction delays continue to affect the 2001 opening of Rausch Creek Motorsports Park. "As with any project of this size, you would have to expect delays. We put together a good schedule of races and club events this year. If everything had...

Thu 17 May 2001
Vodacom Roadshow national meeting at Killarney preview

Vodacom Roadshow national meeting at Killarney preview

Castrol Toyota Team Back for Killarney Event Two Killarney favourites will be looking to move up championship ladders at the Vodacom Roadshow national meeting at Killarney on May 26. Home town boys Steve Wyndham and Greg Dreyer will be in...

Tue 08 May 2001
Kayalami Vodacom Racing takes series lead

Kayalami Vodacom Racing takes series lead

The Vodacom Nashua Yamaha Racing Team emerged on top of this year's South African Dark Dog Superbike Championship points ladder at AA Kyalami on Saturday (May 5). Team leader Russell Wood won both Rounds 3 and 4 of the title chase on his Vodacom...

Mon 07 May 2001
Bike racers injured at AA Kyalami

Bike racers injured at AA Kyalami

Johannesburg, Saturday - Jamie Hilton, teenage son of comedian Barry Hilton, was taken to hospital today with potentially serious injuries after crashing heavily during the second round of the Dark Dog Superbike Championship at AA Kyalami ...

Sat 05 May 2001
Kawasaki, Sears Point partnership

Kawasaki, Sears Point partnership

SONOMA, Calif. (May 4, 2001) - Sears Point Raceway has formed a partnership with Kawasaki that will make the manufacturer the "Official Motorcycle and ATV" of the raceway. The deal is three years in length, with Kawasaki providing...

Sat 21 Apr 2001
Texas to hold flat track race
AMA

Texas to hold flat track race

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (April 20, 2001) - Will Davis and Terry Poovey, winners of national championship motorcycle events last year at Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track, lead the entry list for the Huffines Chevrolet Lewisville AMA Flat Track Nationals...

Wed 18 Apr 2001
Vallejo Speedway to host flat-track racing

Vallejo Speedway to host flat-track racing

SONOMA, Calif. - Sears Point Raceway won't be the only site to watch exciting motorcycle racing during Sonomafest 2001, April 27-May 6. Vallejo Speedway2, which is located 10 miles east of the raceway at the Solano County Fairgrounds, will host...