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Melandri 6th and Davies 9th in Friday’s practice sessions at Phillip Island: the first race of 2018 awaits the Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team

Published on February 23, 2018 under Blog
Melandri 6th and Davies 9th in Friday’s practice sessions at Phillip Island: the first race of 2018 awaits the Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team
The Aruba.it Racing - Ducati team resumed action on track today at Phillip Island (Australia) for the first free-practice sessions of the 2018 WorldSBK Championship. With a new format, which translates into three 40-minute sessions, the riders practiced in the wet early on, but then took advantage of improving weather conditions. Marco Melandri and Chaz Davies finished respectively in 6th and 9th position in the combined rankings, both gaining direct access to Superpole 2. In particular, Melandri worked with positive feedback on the weight distribution on his Panigale R to improve stability on the main straight, posting a 1:30.973 in…
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Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki Crew Ready for Tampa Debut

Published on February 23, 2018 under Blog
Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki Crew Ready for Tampa Debut
Corona, Calif. (February 21, 2018) – For the first time in almost 20 years, Monster Energy Supercross will drop the gate inside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, with Austin Forkner and Martin Davalos ready to bounce back from a tough opening weekend of the Eastern Regional 250SX championship. Tampa will provide its usual hot temperatures, which won’t bother either rider who train in similar conditions in the south. In only his second season racing supercross, Forkner’s drive to be on the top step of the podium was apparent as he came through the pack on Saturday night. He’s eyeing…
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American Flat Track and Cycle Gear Continue Partnership for 2018 Season

Published on February 22, 2018 under Blog
American Flat Track and Cycle Gear Continue Partnership for 2018 Season
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 21, 2018) – American Flat Track (AFT) is proud to confirm that Cycle Gear has renewed its commitment to serve as a proud sponsor of the world's preeminent dirt track championship in 2018.   As America’s largest retailer of motorcycle parts and apparel with over 130 stores in 35 states, Cycle Gear and its staff of knowledgeable professionals are ideally positioned to spread the word of the new golden age of flat track racing to motorcyclists all across the nation. As part of that effort, Cycle Gear will provide fans with a means of purchasing race…
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Robbie “Bugs” Pearson to run Indian Scout FTR750 for 2018 American Flat Track Season

Published on February 22, 2018 under Blog
Robbie “Bugs” Pearson to run Indian Scout FTR750 for 2018 American Flat Track Season
MINNEAPOLIS (February 21, 2018) – Robbie “Bugs” Pearson has joined forces with former GNC Crew Chief and Tuner Rick Canode of RJ Performance – making the privateer the latest to turn to Indian Motorcycle Racing’s Championship-winning Scout FTR750. The FTR750 captured the attention of privateers last season, as Indian Motorcycle Racing won the 2017 American Flat Track Manufacturer’s Championship and saw its factory Wrecking Crew sweep the 2017 standings.   Pearson will pilot the RJ Performance Indian Scout FTR750 at most rounds this season, beginning with the season opener, the Daytona TT on March 15. Pearson has been a professional…
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Kyle Martinez named 2018 AMA Ice Racer of the Year

Published on February 21, 2018 under Blog
Kyle Martinez named 2018 AMA Ice Racer of the Year
Dominic Huey receives Youth award; Bryan Bigelow nets Vet Senior honor   PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Kyle Martinez of Marlette, Mich., was named the 2018 AMA Ice Racer of the Year for his performance in the 2018 AMA Ice Race Grand Championship, held Feb. 2-4 in Cadillac, Mich. Dominic Huey, of Howell, Mich., is the 2018 AMA Youth Ice Racer of the Year. And Bryan Bigelow, of Omer, Mich., is the 2018 AMA Vet Senior Ice Racer of the Year. Martinez, 17, won the 451 Open class. "I was speechless when I realized I won the award. It was a great…
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THE SKY RACING TEAM VR46 ACHIEVES ITS MOST IMPORTANT GOAL

Published on February 21, 2018 under Blog
THE SKY RACING TEAM VR46 ACHIEVES ITS MOST IMPORTANT GOAL
IT IS OFFICIAL THE DEBUT OF FRANCESCO BAGNAIA IN MOTOGP: NEXT SEASON HE WILL BE ON THE DUCATI OF THE PRAMAC RACING TEAM FIVE YEARS SINCE THE BIRTH OF THE SKY-VR46 PROJECT, FOR THE FIRST TIME, A YOUNG ITALIAN RIDER GROWN IN THE TEAM ARRIVES IN MOTOGP Milan, February 21, 2018 - The Sky Racing Team VR46 has hit its most important goal of identifying the young Italian riders, making them grow and helping them to become the champions of the future. In fact, it is now official the debut of Francesco Bagnaia in MotoGP in 2019. From next season the young…
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American Legion Riders Chapter 237’s Annual Poker Run Tops $53,000 in Donations to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast since 2011

Published on February 20, 2018 under Blog
American Legion Riders Chapter 237’s Annual Poker Run  Tops $53,000 in Donations to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast since 2011
BEVERLY HILLS, Fla. -- When American Legion Riders Chapter 237 presented the $6,350 proceeds from their January 27 8th Annual Poker Run to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast at American Legion headquarters in Beverly Hills on February 16, it brought their cumulative total of support for hospice since 2011 to $53,750. “This is a tremendous milestone achieved by a fabulous group of caring neighbors,” commented Hospice Chief Executive Officer Anthony J. Palumbo about this year’s donation. “What American Legion Riders Chapter 237 is doing is inspiring and significant if you look at any one of these eight years…
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American Flat Track Announces Multi-Year Agreement with E3 as Official Spark Plug

Published on February 20, 2018 under Blog
American Flat Track Announces Multi-Year Agreement with E3 as Official Spark Plug
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 20, 2018) - American Flat Track (AFT) proudly announces a multi-year agreement with E3 Spark Plug that will see the brand continue as the series’ Official Spark Plug for the 2018 and 2019 racing seasons. The new agreement comes on the heels of a successful inaugural season of support in 2017. E3 has developed a race-proven product courtesy of its patented DiamondFIRE Technology, which focuses on improving the ignition cycles of the air-fuel mixture inside the engine’s combustion chamber. This approach results in a more complete, cleaner burn, reducing engine emissions while enhancing performance. That performance…
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Babe of the Week Kelly Abbass

Published on February 16, 2018 under Front Page
Babe of the Week  Kelly Abbass
Model Name – Kelly Abbass Birth date – January 5, 1982 Photographer – Brian O’ Brien Website - http://www.kellyabbass.com Tumblr – http://kellyabbass.tumblr.com Twitter – http://twitter.com/kellyabbass Instagram – http://www.instagram.com/kellyabbass Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/kellyabbass
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