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MXA’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: WE ALL BOYCOTTED THE MEXICAN GRAND PRIX, RIDE FOR FREE & GET ANGRY ABOUT LICENSE FEES

TWEET OF THE WEEKEND..TOMMY SEARLE IN MEXICO More information about Searle’s report: According to news reports Guadalajara police found the dismembered, decapitated bodies of 15 people in two abandoned vehicles in western Mexico Wednesday in an apparent revenge killing between powerful drug gangs. Police initially counted 12 bodies dumped in the car on a road between Mexico’s second city of Guadalajara and the lakeside city of Chapala, known for its North American expatriate community. An anonymous call…

WHAT DO IVAN TEDESCO, TYLA RATTRAY & JAMES STEWART HAVE IN COMMON? SUNDAY IS MOVING DAY!

Under the terms of most contracts with sponsors, teams have to field a full complement of riders. They can?t keep collecting sponsor dough without fielding a team. In most contracts there is a clause that starts taking sponsorship money back or hitting the team with penalties if they don?t put enough riders on the track. Thus, fill-in riders have become important to the sport. Without a host of fill-in riders the Dodge Kawasaki team wouldn?t have raced this season…as everyone of their four original ri…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (03/15/12)

TAKE A LAP AROUND INDY’S LUCAS OIL STADIUM BEFORE A RIDER SETS A WHEEL IN THE DIRT… UNLESS THOSE WHEELS ARE PIXELATED DO YOU REMEMBER MR. MOTOCROSS? YOU WOULD IF YOU WERE AN AUSSIE… A MATURE AUSSIE During the Golden Age of Australian motocross, the big series Down Under was “Mr. Motocross.” Not only did it have the greatest race posters of all-time, but it featured the greatest Australian riders of all time?including Trevor Flood, Tony Gunter, Steve Gall, Jeff Leisk and Craig Dack. Here is a look at…

SEATTLE SUPERCROSS: STEWART WINS AND GAINS POINTS, VILLOPOTO LOSES AND GAINS POINTS, REED CRASHES AND GAINS POINTS, DUNGEY IS THE ONLY LOSER

Sun, in Seattle? Going into the Seattle Supercross Ryan Villopoto had a five point lead on Ryan Dungey…coming out of Seattle Ryan had a six point lead (only now it was on Chad Reed). Villopoto was fourth overall?but still gained points. Going into Seattle Chad Reed was eight points behind Villopoto, and even though Chad crashed and fell back from second to third place late in the race, he left Seattle only six points behind Ryan Villopoto. Reed gained points. James Stewart was 16 point back going into…

JOHN BASHER’S ANAHEIM 2 SUPERCROSS PHOTO GALLERY – THE SERIES TURNED ON A DIME

Click on the image above to view our Anaheim 2 Supercross photo gallery.     Now that five rounds of the 2011 Monster Energy Supercross series are in the books, the season has turned into a runaway between James Stewart and Ryan Villopoto for the 450 title. As Ryan Dungey can attest to, the points can turn on a dime. Dungey suffered a DNF at Anaheim 2 due to a derailed chain. It’s going to be an uphill battle for the defending champ.     In the 250 class Josh Hansen suffere…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (11/07/10)

By John Basher PHOTO OF THE WEEK: PART 1 Ricky Carmichael. LaRocco’s Leap. 2004. Perfect season. Awesome! Now Ricky is racing in the Camping World Truck Series, working his way towards NASCAR, and he’s on the list for most popular driver. Vote for him by clicking here . MXA MINI-VIEW: BOB HANNAH     This man needs no introduction. He’s controversial. He’s interesting. He’s funny. And, he provides very good insight.   MXA : What are you doing in Southern California? Bob: My partner an…

BRITISH HOAX ON TEAM PUERTO RICO: ZACH OSBORNE, KYLE REGAL & A SURPRISE FOR THE MOTOCROSS DES NATIONS:

This isn’t going to happen, but you gotta love the British for trying. They spend a lot of time discussing the possibility of a Team Scotland?which would mean Dean Wilson, Stephen Sword and Shaun Simpson would be the team?unfortunately, the Scottish association is affliliated with the British ACU, thus, the Scots have no standing with the FIM. Zach Osborne has said that he told the reporter that the third rider would be a Puerto Rican. You could click on mx-pure.com to see the story for yourself, but si…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (07/21/10)

MOTOCROSS ACTION MID-WEEK REPORT By John Basher PHOTO OF THE WEEK       It was insanely cool to see Kevin Windham holeshot the first moto at Millville after basically coming off the couch (or maybe off the boat would be more appropriate). Can he win a race before the series concludes? MINI-VIEW: KEVIN WINDHAM    […]