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Contact: James Holter
Phone: (614) 856-1900, EXT. 1280
E-mail: jholter@ama-cycle.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • KTM releases video of 2014 KTM Adventure Rider Rally

    October 29, 2014

    Check out the footage from the 11th Annual KTM Adventure Rider Rally in Taos Ski Valley, NM. Includes appearances from Factory riders: Mike Lafferty, Russell Bobbitt, Chris Fillmore and Andrew Short.

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  • Arctic Cat recalls single-rider and 2up ATVs due to crash hazard

    October 29, 2014

    This recall involves model year 2008 and 2009 Arctic Cat single-rider and 2 UP style ATVs. Single-rider ATVs have one seat and one set of footrests for the operator. 2 UP ATVs have an elongated seat designed to hold one passenger behind the operator, a set of hand-holds mounted to the rear frame for the passenger and two sets of footrests. The recalled ATVs came in a variety of colors and have the name Arctic Cat on each side of the fuel tank and on the front above the grill opening.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 1999, 2014 Hall of Fame Legend: William "Willie G." Davidson

    October 28, 2014

    The grandson of Harley-Davidson founder William A. Davidson, Hall of Famer William "Willie G." Davidson helped craft what is perhaps America's most enduring motorcycle motif, the V-twin-powered cruiser. He also played a critical role in the rebirth of America's largest motorcycle company, contributing a long list of innovative designs that ushered in a new era for the iconic company.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: Rob Muzzy

    October 28, 2014

    Rob Muzzy is a top tuner, engine builder and race team owner whose successes stretch across seven decades.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: Mike LaRocco

    October 28, 2014

    Mike "The Rock" LaRocco competed for 19 years on the professional circuit, collected 228 Supercross starts, and then added national championships in AMA 500cc Motocross, AMA 250cc Motocross and a Supercross world title.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: Tom White

    October 28, 2014

    Tom White is an acclaimed racer, founder of White Brothers Cycle Specialties and a lifetime advocate of motorcycling and the sport of motocross.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: Scott Summers

    October 28, 2014

    Scott Summers raced Honda XR600Rs to nine AMA national off-road racing championships by racing his way -- on a motorcycle that most others appreciated for its proficiency in wide-open desert racing. Although Summers acknowledged that the XR600R had a weight disadvantage compared to the much smaller two-strokes ridden by his rivals, he noted that the Honda's smoother power delivery and torque gave him a performance edge with his riding style.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: George Barber

    October 28, 2014

    George Barber is arguably the world's most prolific collector of motorcycles. He is the founder of the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum and creator of the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: Byron Hines

    October 28, 2014

    Byron Hines is one of the most successful engine builders in motorcycle racing. As a tuner, Hines has won in the 1970s, '80s, '90s and 2000s. He has won in drag racing and road racing on brands as varied as Yamaha, Ducati and Harley-Davidson.

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  • AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame - Class of 2014: Pierre Karsmakers

    October 28, 2014

    Pierre Karsmakers was one of the first European motocross champions to bring his expertise to America. A three-time motocross champion in his native Holland, Karsmakers came to the United States to gain wider exposure and attract the attention of the Japanese motorcycle makers.

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