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Well we just finished our 5-hour ride home from the Supercross race in Indianapolis. I have said for a long time now that I would like to see a challenging track that promotes racing. I pointed out in my last post that I am not a fan of the one-lane... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Not just in California, not just Iowa, not only Texas; it is a National ban on youth riders. Join many others around the U.S. and help make a change. This is not a mistake, this is not temporary, this is now the law, everywhere! read more Source: http://www.gomotocross.com/content/call-action Australian Superbike... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
David Ragan and the UPS team started from the front and ended from the front of Saturday night's Sprint Showdown. The team then went on to finish eighth in David's first appearance in the All Star race Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/UPSRacing/~3/xJqmOdqbHrQ/ KTM LoJack Macau GP Mazda Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Indy 500 weekend is officially here (yes, I start my weekends on Thursday) and I don?t know about you but I?m ready to get this party started! While the race may not be until Sunday, there?s plenty of action to check out between now and then. Here?s a rundown of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Apparel maker gives 45 jerseys to new Volunteer Courtesy Patrol DENVER – June 8, 2011 - Cycling apparel-maker Primal Wear announced today that it has adopted a portion of the popular Cherry Creek Trail in Denver and has donated 45 custom-designed cycling jerseys to the newly formed Volunteer Courtesy Patrol,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
This man was way too close to getting on Spike TV's 1,000 ways to die. A magician may never reveal his tricks but no one is even asking this guy. I think this magician might want to stick to pulling rabbits out of a hat. If you're going to chain... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Valentino Rossi says he is progressing well following the shoulder surgery he underwent earlier this month. The Italian rider, who struggled with his shoulder since injuring it in a training accident in April, has been recovering since he underwent surgery following the end of the season. On Tuesday, ten stitches... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Race results from the Czech Republic MotoGP, round ten of the 2010 world championship.Rizla Suzuki's Alvaro Bautista rode after hurting his back in Saturday morning practice. 1. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Fiat Yamaha Team 43m 22.638s 2. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team 43m 28.132s 3. Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Cal Crutchlow is facing a race to be fit for the opening MotoGP test of 2011 having been due to undergo identical shoulder surgery to Valentino Rossi in Manchester on Wednesday. The British rider has been troubled by a left shoulder problem for over a year since he damaged ligaments... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Lotus PR has had a great coup with the Lotus Evora being featured in a long segment on the hit AB show Desperate Housewives. The car is shown and mentioned by name multiple times along with shots of the main characters getting taken in by the driving experience. By working... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
David Ragan will make a stop at the June 8 Hot Rod Power Tour Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/UPSRacing/~3/c7-o8P4khhc/ First Look Flat Track Gilera GSX-R Cup Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Kimi Raikkonen’s nickname may be the Ice Man, but he was rather hot and bothered during his NASCAR Nationwide series debut last week in the Top Gear 300. Jeff Gluck, Motorsports Editor at SBNation.com, tweeted the best of Kimi’s radio snippets live, which focussed mainly on his bad car, lack... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
David Ragan and the UPS team fought hard for a fourth-place finish at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/UPSRacing/~3/U4CFZ-lv7b8/ Buell Crescent Dakar 2007 Daytona 200 Week Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Valentino Rossi says he has not yet made a definite decision about whether to have surgery on his injured shoulder this winter, but admitted that he is still in a great deal of pain. Although the world champion has made a good recovery from the broken leg he sustained at... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Before the season started, I predicted that Matt Kenseth would win the 2011 Sprint Cup championship. Now, as the regular season is just about half over, I am going to tell you why that prediction is now a guarantee. Kenseth is on pace to have one of his best career... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Summer heat is in full swing, as is the heat on the drivers who find themselves midway through the NASCAR Sprint Cup season that leads to the 10-week Chase for the championship. Consistency is always a huge factor in maintaining a good position in the point standings, but with the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
David has a full week of appearances and racing during this off week from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/UPSRacing/~3/2Ph89f6L1wo/ moto cross Motorcycles Aprilia ASRA Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
HRT are bringing new parts for this race after coming close to not qualifying in Monaco. Source: http://www.f1fanatic.co.uk/2011/06/06/canada-updates-hrt-107-rule-looms/ LoJack Macau GP Mazda Miller Motorsports Park Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Although we have scant information, we can confirm that these are the first pictures of the all-new Mini Countryman, the all-wheel drive, four-door Mini "SUV". With its gruff-looking headlights and aggressive grill, the Countryman is the third variation in the Mini family. We will bring you more details as soon... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
The final race in Japan will not be on the famous egg-shaped oval. Instead, the series will compete on a 2.98 mile, 14 turn road course at the Twin Ring Motegi Motorsports facility. The familiar oval track sustained damage during the earthquake that shook the area in March. The road... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
F1 drivers must really hate the promotional work that they are forced to do to keep the plethora of sponsors happy. Sponsors love to have their company or product bask in the reflected glow of a Formula 1 car and they pay a hefty price for the privilege. Drivers are... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Introduction SKS is a company with that familiar ‘orange’ color brand and we’ve used their C02 inflators before. Last week, we got the opportunity to learn more about the company and the people behind it. What we learned is that it is a company with focus on pumps and fenders... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
Sources inside VW have anonymously hinted that the company might offer a high-performance R version of the upcoming Jetta. Based very closely on the VW Compact Coupe concept pictured here, the Jetta will be built in Mexico, allowing VW to keep the price point low while attacking rivals. If built,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
With all the niches that BMW has been creating of late, it was not about to leave the 100+ horsepower gap between the M3 and the next most powerful 3-Series, the 335i/Ci alone. Indeed, reports indicate that along with the newly face-lifted 335i coupe/convertible, the coupe which you see in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog
MotoGP new boy Cal Crutchlow has acknowledged that a combination of a lack of testing for rookies and an operation to fix his damaged shoulder means time is not on his side and he will be up against it heading into the 2011 campaign – but he remains confident about... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Frank Dough's blog