Real Riders

Taylor Smulsky Mid Season MX Update

Check out the latest update from our Twigg Cycles sponsored rider, Taylor Smulsky!
First of all, thanks for your continued support.  My season has been great so far with 8 races in the books.  That’s way more than ever at this point in the year.  I have been posting some great motos with some very good [...]

New YZ250F Sweeps Hangtown Podium, Wins AMA Enduro Overall

The 2014 YZ250F had a stunning May 31-June 1 racing weekend, with bLU cRU riders sweeping the 250MX podium at the AMA Hangtown Motocross Classic and winning the fifth round of the 2014 AMA National Enduro outright. On Saturday, Yamalube/Star Racing/Yamaha’s Jeremy Martin and Cooper Webb stormed to a 1-2 victory in both 250MX motos, [...]

Beaubier, Hayes 1-2 in Sonoma Superbike Shootout

Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha teammates Cameron Beaubier and Josh Hayes ran away to a 1-2 finish aboard their YZF-R1s in the Pro Superbike race at Sonoma Raceway in Northern California on Sunday, May 4. The win was especially sweet for Beaubier, as he also earned the pole position during Saturday qualifying and then knifed through the pack [...]

Roads & Trails


New Bikes

“Put simply, the FZ-07 is an absolute blast. Period. But here’s the real kicker: it costs only $6,990! I’m going to go ahead and call it now, with the FZ-07, Yamaha has just won for best value of 2014.”
“The real gem of the FZ-07, however, is its engine. With plenty of midrange torque, it eats [...]

MSN Features Suzuki Models in Best New Motorcycles of 2014

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (SMAI) is pleased to inform you that the 2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS and the 2013 Suzuki GW250 made it onto MSN’s Best New Motorcycles of the 2014 Riding Season list.
The all-new 2014 V-Strom 1000 ABS was redesigned from the ground up and has many improvements over the previous V-Strom [...]

Media Buzz – Yamaha Viking
• “The Ultramatic performed flawlessly on the gnarly, rocky sections of the trail I negotiated.” • “The centrifugal clutch makes the Viking a fantastic rock crawler and delivers excellent engine braking characteristics because it keeps constant tension on the belt.” • “The 2014 Viking is comfortable and capable. It has an ultra-reliable power train that [...]