Yamaha man Villopoto to race again!

Retired Supercross champ Ryan Villopoto has announced he is going to race again now he's on a Yamaha! But it looks like it'll be a one-off meeting rather than a serious return to action. The ex-Kawasaki star said: "Out at Glen Helen for a little photo shoot and to get ready

JGR Suzuki reveals full USA line-up

Suzuki's might not have the superstar riders of yesteryear like Ricky Carmichael, Chad Reed, James Stewart.Ken Roczen or even Justin Barcia, but their No.1 USA race team is now the JGR squad which revealed its full team for 2018 with six riders including 250 SX champ Justin Hill. Justin Bogle and

Pourcel retires from racing

Former world champ Christophe Pourcel has announced he is to retire from racing aged just 29. The Frenchman, who now lives in the USA, has not had a great couple of years despite being a factory Husqvarna rider. After a tough 2016 he was replaced by Dean Wilson in the

‘On Any Sunday’ film director dies

American Bruce Brown, the filmmaker behind the classic 1971 motorcycle film On Any Sunday as well as surfing epic The Endless Summer, died at the weekend at age 80. The Californian persuaded Hollywood star and bike racer Steve McQueen to fund the film, and he also starred in it alongside Malcolm Smith, and even a very young Jeff

The GOAT stays Suzuki

Suzuki may have axed its factory teams in the world, US and Japanese championship but has retained Ricky Carmichael as brand ambassador and he'll assist the JGR team in developing next-generation bikes. He will continue to be part of Suzuki’s efforts including the RM Army initiative – the umbrella under which Suzuki

Wheeler takes world title!

Former GP ace Brian Wheeler clinched the over-45 world championship with double moto wins in the World Vet championship at Glen Helen in California on Sunday. But it wasn't such a successful day for former British champ Kurt Nicoll, who took runner-up place behind Doug Dubach in the over-50 class. Yamaha man

Nicoll and Wheeler top 10 in World Vets

Dormer GP stars Kurt Nicoll and Brian Wheeler took top ten finishes in both motos in the Over-40 pro class at the World Vet championship at Glen Helen in California on Saturday. Nicoll took fourth overall with third and fourth place rides, and Wheeler seventh with eighth and seventh place rides. Former

White Brothers Tom loses battle with cancer

Tom White, one half of the legendary White Brothers accessory firm, has lost his battle against cancer age 68. The Californian, who set up business with his brother Dan in 1976, was a former dirt track pro who turned to motocross where he raced almost every weekend for the rest

US Nationals 2018 calendar revealed

MX Sports and NBC Sports announce the schedule for the 2018 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing. The summer-long battle for the world’s most prestigious title in off-road motorcycle racing will once again consist of 12 rounds, beginning with the Hangtown Motocross Classic, the oldest race