New MotoGP Bikes Spanked in Sepang

story by MotoGP and Tim Hailey, photos by MotoGP. With most sprouting some form(s) of fairing winglets, the 2018 MotoGP bikes were bullied about in the first three days of open testing at Sepang International. Here’s the rundown of who ran best. Pedrosa, Dovizioso, Lorenzo: the fastest three on Day…

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European Finals at Santa Pod

story and photos by Steven Moxley. The final round of the 2017 European FIM Championships at Santa Pod was severely disrupted by rain, which at the end of the event decided some of the classes and where the championships would go. Qualifying for Top Fuel Bike and SuperTwins saw only…

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Two for Tomac

story and photos courtesy of Supercross Media. Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship, hosted Round 4 of the 2018 season inside the University of Phoenix Stadium in front of 54,623 fans. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Eli Tomac scored his second consecutive overall event win in Glendale. In the 450SX Class…

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McBrides Ignite Man Cup Top Fuel

story and photos by Steven Moxley and Tim Hailey, videos by Hailey The fireworks began in earnest on Friday afternoon. Track guru Wade Rich had SGMP on point for eliminations of the DME Pro Street Shootout, which began on Thursday. Long thought to be the next 5-second Top Fuel Motorcycle…

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Are Pushrods for Pussies? Nitro Harley Studs say “No”

story and photos by Steven Moxley and Tim Hailey, videos by Hailey. Japanese Harley-Davidson dealer Takeshi Shigematsu rode his Don “DJ” Johnson-built-and-tuned Pro-Charged nitro Harley to the quickest time by a V-Twin on U.S. soil with a stunning 6.021 at only 190 mph on the magical Friday night of qualifying.…

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Nothing Apathetic about Kirby’s Performance

story and photos by Steven Moxley and Tim Hailey, videos by Hailey. Kirby “Fast Boy from Indiana” Apathy has not had a good season coming into this event. He has broken two crankshafts this year and had a different engine for this event, hoping for some better luck. “After breaking…

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Garner-Jones Rips Up Pro Mod

story and photos by Steven Moxley and Tim Hailey, videos by Hailey Paul Gast—who at 68 years old is startlingly competitive and innovative—ripped off his first three-second eighth mile Pro Mod pass, and it held up for number one. Gast had ace clutch tuner Larry Cook in the house helping…

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DME Congratulates All-Star Shootout Winner Rodney Williford

story and photos by Steven Moxley and Tim Hailey, videos by Hailey For the second straight year, motorcycle drag racing fabrication powerhouse DME Racing partnered with Dave and Jason Dunigan’s Dunigan Racing, and Chris Connelly and his Pro Stock Inc., to put on the DME Racing All-Star Pro Street Shootout.…

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