Dunlop is announcing a special, limited-time rebate of up to $50 with the purchase of four Geomax® tires. Eligible purchases include a wide range of Dunlop’s Geomax off-road line. In addition to this rebate, purchasers of three or four tires will also receive a pair of race style Geomax tire stickers for every tire purchased—as many as eight tire stickers!
This rebate covers the Geomax MX11™, MX31™, MX51™, MX51FA™ and MX71™. With one tire purchased the rebate is $10; for two tires $20; for three tires $30 and for four Geomax tires the rebate tops out at $50. This consumer mail-in rebate will be paid in the form of a Visa® Prepaid Card, and the offer is valid on tire purchases made between September 1 and October 31, 2013—so act quickly.
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is proud to launch the 2014 YZ/WR Contingency for members of the Yamaha bLU cRU, with $3.76 Million up for grabs.
Yamaha racers have long used contingency as a means to keep their YZs race ready for the next event on their racing calendar. This was made even easier with the expansion of Yamaha’s YZ/WR contingency payouts to include every professional racer to make a main in Supercross or the field at a National.
Bobby Hewitt's Rockstar Energy Racing (RER) Team, is pleased to announce it has signed a three-year contract with KTM Motorsports for its team to race aboard KTM motorcycles in both the AMA Supercross and Pro Motocross Championship Series. The team will make its KTM debut on October 19, 2013 at the Monster Energy Cup.
President and Team Owner, Bobby Hewitt, expressed his enthusiasm for the announcement, stating, “As a satellite team, we will always be the little engine that could, but having the support of KTM is a huge advantage. We are delighted and grateful to race KTM motorcycles and eagerly excited for the opportunity to utilize KTM’s new Factory Services program. This will be a very exciting venture for our team.”
This year was the first time our amateur team competed at Loretta Lynn's and we had a great time out there. It really was a new experience for all of us. This time last year, this entire program was just a dream in James' head; something that he talked about doing, but wasn't sure exactly how to do it. Fast forward to today and it's happening. With the help of good friends and the right business partners, SEVEN exists and is growing.
Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto will undergo surgery immediately following the 2013 AMA Pro Motocross finale at Lake Elsinore. Villopoto currently leads the outdoor championship by 44 points and is looking to claim his second 450cc AMA Pro Motocross Championship in three years.
Tucked into the rolling green hills of central New York state, Round 10 of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship was held at the historic Unadilla National on Saturday in New Berlin, N.Y. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto could not have asked for a better day as he qualified fastest, took both holeshots and led every lap to finish 1-1 and extend his points lead. Teammate Jake Weimer matched his best performance of the year by finishing on the podium in Moto 2 and fourth overall on the day. Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Blake Baggett battled through both motos to finish fifth overall and Martin Davalos rounded out the top-10 overall after picking up the holeshot in Moto 2. In the 250 class Adam Cianciarulo, Justin Hill and Darryn Durham finished 15th, 19th, and 21st respectively, while Tyla Rattray finished 16th in the 450 class.
Dunlop motorcycle has expanded its social media with a variety of additional ways for North American motorcycle riders to interact with the popular tire brand online.
In addition to its Website (www.dunlopmotorcycle.com) and YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/dunloptireschannel) the company has added an integrated social media presence, which includes brand profiles on Twitter (www.twitter.com/RideDunlop) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/RideDunlop).
Dunlop’s expanded social media presence represents the tire maker’s increased commitment to interacting with riders in new and exciting ways.
Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto wrapped up his third-consecutive Monster Energy Supercross title at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday. Villopoto took the lead in the third turn and sprinted the entire 20-lap main event to hold off his championship rivals and secured the No. 1 plate for his KX™450F next season. Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Martin Davalos raced to his third podium of the season, finishing third, while teammate Tyla Rattray finished eighth. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Jake Weimer was victim to a first turn pile up and fought back to 13th.
The penultimate round of the 2013 Supercross Series blasted off on Saturday night in Rice Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Troy Lee Designs / Lucas Oil / Honda team had its sights set on the podium and when the night came to a close they found themselves on it.