motocross

Retired F1 Star Kimi Raikkonen Takes Over as Head of Kawasaki's MXGP Factory Team The last driver to win an F1 championship for Ferrari, the "Iceman" raced over a decade, and for several teams in F1. Did you know his great passion is motocross? Having previously run a private MX team with former GP racer Antti Pyrhonen, Raikkonen has been selected by the Kawasaki Factory...   

Will Participate in Opening MotoGP Test at SepangThe double-vision problem developed by Marc Marquez back in early November has resolved itself, and Marquez has been riding – both on a motocross track and now at Portimão on a Honda superbike. He is now planning to participate in the first official MotoGP test of the year at Sepang during the...   

Ricky Carmichael Working With Triumph to Develop Dirt Bike ModelsIf you wondered why PIERER Mobility Group added Gas Gas to its group of dirt bike brands (which already included KTM and Husqvarna) in 2019, the reason might have been made a bit clearer by a recent announcement from Triumph. Triumph is pursuing the development of motocross and enduro models...   

Ride and shine! 2022 ATC applications are now open Previous experience could include dirt-track, motocross, scooter or mini bike racing, but the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup is focused on searching for talent and potential, not experience. Applicants must be born between the 1st of January 2001 and the 1st of March 2010. The list of those chosen...   

2022 Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup applications open soon 2014 and 2015 ATC Champions Kaito Toba and Ayumu Sasaki compete in the lightweight class, with Toba becoming the first ATC Champion to win a Grand Prix in 2019 and Sasaki now also a podium finisher. 2016 Champion Somkiat Chantra, meanwhile, made the leap straight into Moto2™ and has already...   

AMA Hall of Fame Member Dick Mann Passes Away Known as "Bugsy", Mann was a likeable but fierce competitor winning on both the dirt and roadrace tarmac during his professional career. MD expresses its condolences to the family and friends of Dick Mann. Here is the press release issued by the AMA earlier today: PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Dick...   

KTM Announces Teams Competing in 2021 Motocross and Supercross Series motocross and supercross championships. Red Bull KTM will field 3 riders, including 2019 450 Supercross champion Cooper Webb and Marvin Musquin in the 450 class, together with rookie Maximus Vohland aboard a KTM 250 SX-F in the 250 class. The Factory Red Bull team is discussed in detail in the...   

General Sipes Video Series From Red Bull Worth a WatchIf you haven't been living under a rock, you know that Red Bull is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, sponsor of motorsports teams and events. They also produce some very high quality videos. There is a new video series called General Sipes, featuring American rider Ryan Sipes, who raced...   

Husqvarna Introduces EE 5 Electric Minicycle Aimed at YoungstersHusqvarna has announced that it has developed a "competition machine" powered with an electric engine that will rival 50cc gas units in the youth motocross category. The EE 5 will weigh just 89 pounds (claimed) when it goes on sale in the North American market this Fall at Husqvarna dealerships....   

And Nitro Circus Announce More Details on Record-Breaking Live Television Event "Evel Live 2"Los Angeles, CA – In less than a month jaws will once again drop as two motorcycle daredevils attempt to cheat death and make history on HISTORY®. July 7th, renowned freestyle motocross athlete Axell Hodges and four-time X Games Medalist Vicki Golden will aim to set new world records in 'Evel...