Toronto, ON – Frontline CSBK Inc., organizers of Canada’s National motorcycle road racing Championship series, are excited to announce that Sunoco 260 GT Plus will be the spec performance fuel for the upcoming 2012 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship.
Thursday, 12 April 2012 09:05
Tuesday, 10 April 2012 14:42
Thieves have reportedly broken into the storage Seacan of the Alberta Mini Roadracing Association (AMRA) this weekend and cleaned out half of their demo bikes, two kids Bikes and 15 + sets of new Honda leathers for their teen program. While AMRA says they still have enough gear left to run their summer program as half of their equipment in another storage site, the organization asks members of the riding community to keep an eye out for their demo fleet and the Honda leathers.
Monday, 09 April 2012 10:03
The opening round of the MotoGP season was nothing short of exciting today as Factory Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo put on a lesson in patience, smoothness and tire management to claim the first MotoGP victory of the season at the Losail International Circuit, beating out Repsol Honda teammates Dani Pedrosa and defending World Champion Casey Stoner.
Sunday, 08 April 2012 16:51
From MotoGP.com- An enthralling first qualifying session of the 2012 season saw Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) take pole position for the Commercialbank Grand Prix of Qatar, as the Spanish rider beat reigning World Champion Casey Stoner (Repsol Honda) to the fastest lap by 0.221s.
Saturday, 07 April 2012 15:56
Reigning MotoGP World Champion will have a more difficult time defending his title in 2012 if Yamaha has anything to say about it. The Australian rider maintained the fastest pace during the second free practice session in Qatar earlier today, however the tables were turned in the final practice session of the day with Factory Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo posting the quickest time with a 1:55.302 in free practice three.
Friday, 06 April 2012 15:29
The MotoGP World Championship kicks off this weekend at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar. The 2012 teams took to the racetrack for the first time Thursday evening under the lights of Losail, for a short 45-minute free practice session.
Thursday, 05 April 2012 18:28
Dan Kruger has had an early start to the road racing season compared to most his counterparts racing in Canada. Competing as a regular in Zhuhai, China, Kruger started the 2012 season on the right track with 2 second place finishes during the double header of the Pan Delta Series Superbike Premier Class aboard his Speed Up Asia prepped Kawasaki ZX-10R. With 27 riders on the grid and riders in from the FIM Asia GP Series and Japan Superbike Series, the competition was fierce and a new lap record was set in the process.
Wednesday, 04 April 2012 16:45
Pirelli has announced that the Pirelli Diablo Super Biker app is now also available for smartphones that run on the Android operating system. Launched in August for iPhone, in spite of its short history this free app already boasts an award received at SMAU 2011 for the "Utilities Tools and Productivity" category of the Mob App Awards. As of today more than 50,000 bikers have downloaded it.
Wednesday, 04 April 2012 15:58
Jerez, Spain – Canadian motorcycle road racing team FOGI Racing had a successful showing in round one of the CEV Buckler Championship in Spain this weekend. Tommy Aquino piloted the FTR Moto2 machine for the very first time and took advantage of every possible track condition. Friday morning Aquino was able to reacquaint himself with the popular Jerez circuit. The practice on Friday would be the only dry conditions for the weekend, with weather constantly changing throughout the weekend it was very difficult to take advantage of the limited track time.
Monday, 02 April 2012 18:04