AMA Press Release: Two-time champion Josh Hayes reclaimed the 2012 AMA Pro National Guard SuperBike points lead he surrendered with his Infineon Raceway crash thanks to a decisive, perfect-points performance in the BigM Weekend at Miller Motorsport Park. The Monster Energy Graves Yamaha ace raced into the lead from pole position and was never challenged, [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
AMA Press Release: Yoshimura Racing Suzuki’s Blake Young responded to Josh Hayes’ dominating showing on Saturday to score a crucial victory on Sunday, extending the season-long weekend victory split between himself and his title rival. A second Great Clips West Coast Moto Jam triumph on the part of double class champion Hayes felt almost inevitable [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
AMA Press Release: Infineon Raceway has been a staple on the AMA Pro Road Racing calendar for over four decades, and the series makes a return to the picturesque 2.32-mile natural road course located in Sonoma, Calif. this weekend for the Great Clips West Coast Moto Jam. Based on the fierce battles witnessed during the [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Elena Myers Wins AMA Pro SuperSport at Daytona Elena Myers wins the AMA Pro SuperSport race at Daytona.
Photography by Tim White Elena Myers entered the history books on Saturday, March 17th, as the first rider with blue fingernails to win an AMA national—or any professional race, for that matter—at Daytona International Speedway. She’s also the first to do so with two X chromosomes. Myers’ first and only national win, until now, came [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Rain forecast for the San Francisco Bay Area did, in fact, arrive on Saturday night, soaking Infineon Raceway and its rolling, 12-turn, 2.32-mile road course. Despite the heavy-at-times precipitation and cool, windy conditions, all three scheduled races—SuperSport, Daytona SportBike and American SuperBike—were completed in full. Was it a miracle, a sign from the heavens? Just [...]Read Full Post | Comments(1)
Josh Hayes rebounded from a crash in the last minutes of final qualifying to win the first of two AMA Pro American SuperBike races scheduled this weekend at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, California. Not only was the crash out of character for Hayes, who rarely falls, but it came shortly after he set the quickest [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)