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Motocross: Stefan Everts Returns To Suzuki
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Stefan Everts to assist in Suzuki Motocross GP racing effort. Almost a quarter of a century since they were last World Champions together Stefan Everts and Suzuki are once again collaborating to powerful effect as the sport’s most successful Grand Prix rider is now in control of the Suzuki World MXGP team and organization. Everts, […]

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Motocross: Ben Townley takes on world again
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Tauranga’s former world motocross champion Ben Townley is ready to twist the throttle again with a full-time return to world championship action in 2016. Earlier this week Townley, 30, called time on the retirement he announced in early 2013 and confirmed he will chase Grand Prix success again next year as a factory Suzuki rider. […]

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Interview: Doug Dubach | Riding tips & stories from an old pro! (video)
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Dr.D on four-stroke tech, two-strokes and riding technique. Do you think your career would have been different if you hadn’t won the San Jose Supercross in 1991? I don’t think it would have been much different. I think it did open a few doors for me, but that win was late in my career. It’s […]

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France Wins! USA 2nd in Battle at Motocross of Nations 2015
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This past weekend, tens of thousands of fans flocked to the track in Ernee, France for the biggest motocross event in the world – the Motocross of Nations. Returning to Ernee for the first time since 2005, when Team USA took the trophy, anticipation was at an all-time high for this year’s event, with the […]

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Ryan Villopoto retires from racing!
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Six-time motocross champion and four-time supercross champion Ryan Villopoto is retiring from competitive racing, ending one of most successful careers in the sport’s history. Villopoto’s statement: It is with gratitude, humility, a bit of sadness but without regret, that I announce my retirement from motorcycle racing today. As many of you know, I experienced a […]

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Justin Barcia Wins 2nd National in a row At RedBud
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Dungey extends points lead. Buchanan, Michigan (July 4, 2015) – Justin Barcia carried the momentum he gain from his win in the mud last week at Budds Creek into Buchanan, Michigan, for the RedBud round of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series where he claimed his second-straight overall win via 2-1 moto finishes. Last […]

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Motocross: Justin Barcia Wins Budds Creek Mud Race! (video highlights)
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Pourcel second Baggett third. Mechanicsville, MD (June 27, 2015) – Torrential rains, lightening and tornado warnings couldn’t stop Justin Barcia from grabbing his first career 450-class overall win at today’s round of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series at Budds Creek Raceway in Mechanicsville, Maryland, as the AutoTrader.com/Toyota/JGR Yamaha rider went 3-1 to claim […]

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Eli Tomac Out for Rest of MX National Series
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Eli Tomac is out for the rest of the year after starting a perfect 5-0 and leading the moto he was in before crashing. Reports are he has a 100% tear of his rotator cuff and likely will need surgery on both shoulders. The GEICO Honda PR is below: GEICO Honda rider Eli Tomac out […]

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Tomac Injury Update Thunder Valley MX National. Crash video!
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While dominating moto 2 Saturday at Lakewood Eli Tomac made what seemed like a small error and crashed hard injuring his shoulder. In a statement release Saturday night GEICO Honda co-owner Jeff Majkrzak said that Tomac sustained a dislocated shoulder and that they hope he will be able to race next week. Medical crew at […]

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Motocross Nationals: Jeremy Martin Goes 1-1 At Lakewood CO
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Zach Osborne finishes second ahead of Adam Cianciarulo. Lakewood, CO (May 30, 2015) – Defending 250 Motocross champ Jeremy Martin could not have dominated more after grabbing both holeshots and leading every lap at round three of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series in Lakewood, Colorado. The Yamalube/Star Racing Yamaha rider grabbed the holeshot […]

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FIM Explains Decision To Deny James Stewart’s Appeal
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The FIM issues release regarding Stewart’s appeal. In the dispute James Stewart, Jr. vs Fe´de´ration Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), the FIM has been advised by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that the Panel appointed to hear the appeal filed by Mr James Stewart, Jr. against the decision of the FIM International Disciplinary Court […]

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Ryan Villopoto Crashes at MXGP of Trentino (video)
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One of the strangest crashes you will ever see especially from someone like RV2! Reports are that he is questionable for the next race this weekend. So has this ended Villopoto’s chances to win the World Championship? He is now 47 points behind Clement Desalle. Comment and let us know what you think.

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MXGP of Patagonia Argentina – Ryan Villopoto 4th – Video Highlights
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It was one of the most epic rounds of FIM Motocross World Championship racing ever. Watch all the best moments from MXGP of Patagonia Argentina in the videos below.

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Max Nagl Earns Second MXGP Win Of Season In Argentina! Ryan Villopoto 4th!
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The Husqvarna upsets Clement Desalle to take the overall. Kawasaki Racing Team’s Ryan Villopoto ended the day fourth overall with a pair of fourth-place finishes. In moto one, Villopoto worked his way up from sixth to third, but was overtaken by the hard-charging Nagl. Villopoto had a worse start to moto two in 11th. The […]

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