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JIMMY DECOTIS GETS A FILL-IN RIDE FOR THE 250 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Jimmy Decotis has experience with fill-in rides, although he’s been filled-in for a couple of times also. This is Jimmy at Geico Honda. Jimmy Decostis is headed to Europe. The American privateer didn?t get picked to replace injured Dean Wilson on the Pro Circuit Supercross team, that ride went to Tyler Bowers, but instead Jimmy will move to the European Pro Circuit-backed team. CLS team owner Jean-Jacques Luisetti said, “We had been so confident of further success this year and the injuries to Arnaud To…

KTM ISSUES A STATEMENT ABOUT JEFFREY HERLINGS ?BEHAVIOR ISSUES? OVER THE LAST TWO WEEKS

Winning races may be the riders prime objective, but for the factory and team sponsors, it is about selling product. There are lots of sponsors who want foul-mouth dirty riders…KTM isn’t one of them Photo: Ray Archer Press release: The KTM Motorsports Department has announced that they intend to sanction MX2 factory rider Jeffrey Herlings over certain behavioral issues that occurred during the past two MX2 GP race weekends. Head of KTM Motorsports Pit Beirer made the announcement on Monday and said th…

GENEVA SUPERCROSS NIGHT ONE REPORT (WITH PHOTOS):

By John Basher     Night one of the Geneva Supercross is in the books, and what an evening it was! More than simply a few hours full of Supercross racing, the Geneva event also packs in freestyle motocross, pompom dancing girls, girls that spit hot fire, and even a guy on a Bobcat that was doing wheelies and other tricks. The opening ceremonies took up half an hour! It was quite a sight to see, and the fans immersed themselves in the energy, which equated to one heck of a night!  &nb…

FINAL RESULTS: GENEVA SUPERCROSS SATURDAY RACE REPORT (WITH PHOTOS):

By John Basher         If Friday night’s Geneva Supercross was any indication of how special this race is the Europeans, then Saturday night was truly special, as a sold-out crowd of 15,000 people nearly blew the roof off the stadium. Saturday showcased the same crazy opening ceremony antics of pompom girls, a Cat stunt driver and fire breathing women in garb right out of the smokers in Water World. Pyrotechnics lit the stadium and club music pounded through the plethora of…

GENEVA SUPERCROSS PRACTICE REPORT:

By John Basher     The 25th running of the famed Geneva Supercross is taking place this weekend in the second largest city in Switzerland. What makes this race so special is the fact that it’s the second longest running off-season Supercross race in Europe (following Bercy), and that the large floor space allows for longer lap times than most European Supercross tracks. Eric Peronnard, the organizer of the event, flew MXA over to cover the race, and what a trip it has been thus far. We di…