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MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (1/29/14)

By John Basher PHOTO OF THE WEEK     MXA beats the two-stroke drum for good reason. Ring-dingers are instrumental in keeping a certain type of rider in this sport. It’s too bad that so many people believe that four-strokes are superior. That way of thinking comes from the AMA’s terrible displacement rule of long ago, […]

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: EVERYBODY WHO IS ANYBODY AND EVERY WHERE THAT IS ANY PLACE IN MOTOCROSS

                        HUSQVARNA WILL FIELD A GP TEAM IN 2014 Pit Beirer.      Photo Ray Archer Don?t expect a big team, but KTM’s Pit Beirer told MX Large that there will be a Husqvarna motocross team in the 250 GP’s next year (and Beier ought to know since he runs KTM’s racing program). Berier says that the new Husky team will not be expected to win the GP’s, but they expect to sign riders who will make the top …

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (08/10/12)

SURPRISING STEWIE NEWS…SURPRISING THAT IT TOOK SO LONG TO ANNOUNCE IT LORETTA LYNN STAR CHASE BELL SIGNS A LONG-TERM CONTRACT WITH KTM JDR Motorsports, KTM’s support and amateur arm, signed Chase Bell to a long-term contract that will allow him to race two more years as an amateur and his first year as a pro rider for the JDR/J-Star/KTM Team. For 2013, Bell will compete in the 250 B Stock and Modified classes aboard his KTM 250SXF. Bell will receive full support from the JDR Motorsports crew at the ma…

SNEAK PEEK AT THE NITRO CIRCUS LIVE ATHLETES PRACTICING

[Press Release]: Check out the Nitro Circus Live athletes practicing for their live show at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on June 4. All of the show’s stars, including Travis Pastrana, Andy Buckworth and Bob Burnquist are preparing in Pala, Calif. for the show’s North American debut, which will also be filmed for a 3-D movie. For more information on the Nitro Circus live show, visit www.nitrocircus.com . Photos by Travis Burke.     Travis Pastrana.     Nitro Circu…

THE MXA INTERVIEW: NITRO CIRCUS STAR AND ALL-AROUND CRAZY WOMAN JOLENE VAN VUGT

This is Jolene Van Vugt. She’s probably crazier than you are on a dirt bike, BMX bike, street bike, lawnmower, etc. Photo: DC Shoes. Canadian sensation Jolene Van Vugt, known more specifically as ?that crazy girl from the Nitro Circus,? can make a strong case as being the most exciting female action sports star. Jolene etched a name for herself by joining the ranks of Travis Pastrana, Andy Bell, and a slew of daredevils that are fit for straight jackets. In her tenure as a Nitro Circus member, Jolene be…

MXA TEAM TESTED: ?NITRO CIRCUS GREATEST HITS? DVD

  WHAT IS IT? A two-disc collection of the greatest Nitro Circus stunts done to date, including a DVD highlighting Travis Pastrana’s antics. WHAT’S IT COST? $30.00. CONTACT? www.evs-sports.com or (888) 873-8423. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with the ?Nitro Circus Greatest Hits? DVD . (1) Concept. Following a successful video series and highly popular TV show on MTV, Travis Pastrana and his crew of crazy friends decided to take a step back from filming this year to let the…