Matt Smith’s road to his third NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock Motorcycle (PSM) championship traveled from his hometown of King, NC to Pomona, CA.
Welcome back to Behind the Wheel. Those who are enjoying our stories with speed demons on two wheels will want to tune in to our latest episode. If you have been following this column for the last few years, you will probably be familiar with the name Valerie Thompson.
Indian’s been hyping their new FTR 1200 in the media for quite some time. Well, the wait is over, sports fans.
The 2018 AMA 500cc Speedway Bike National Championship Series consisted of five rounds from April to September at five speedways in California.
This year’s NHRA Countdown to the Championship bears little resemblance to LE Tonglet’s first season of Pro Stock Motorcycle competition.
For the 40th year, the Los Angeles Sportswalk Hall of Fame celebrated LA-based athletes who have made their marks in various amateur and professional sports. This year, three members of the motorsports community received due recognition.
Those who enjoyed our last episode of Behind the Wheel will be excited to know that we are once again enjoying a speed related story on two wheels. But while North Carolina native Garrett Robertson enjoys time on his bike in the back woods, our latest guest enjoys taking her 1956 BMW R60 – Class PPC-650 as fast as she can on the famed Bonneville Salt Flats.
Kuryakyn and the Sturgis Buffalo Chip revealed the third and last installment of the “Rock, Rumble & Rebellion” bike build series at the 78th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
When you think about racing, what comes to mind? Is it big stock cars going around an asphalt track for hundreds of miles? Maybe you think of large nitrous vehicles going hundreds of miles an hour down a mile-long drag strip? How about racing on two wheels on a treacherous wooded trail?
As the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series approaches the finale of its 18-race regular season before galloping into the Countdown to the Championship six-contest playoffs, Pro Stock Motorcycle is undergoing ch-ch-changes.