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Houston Supercross Results 2018 BY:  DIRT RIDER

  HOUSTON, Texas, In front of a crowd of 49,841 fans inside NRG Stadium, Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship, made an epic return to Houston on January 13 for Round 2 of the 2018 season. For Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Jason Anderson, a win in Houston secured the 450SX Class points lead. At the start,…

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American Flat Track 2018 Schedule Announced

    (Brian J. Nelson Photo/Courtesy AMA Pro Racing)   Bigger, Better, Faster DAYTONA TT kicks off season; Finale to be held in the New York City Metro American Flat Track has announced its 18-race calendar for the 2018 season, which begins with the DAYTONA TT at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday, March 15, 2018,…

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THE MOTORCYCLE INDUSTRY IS LOSING CUSTOMERS; WHAT MUST IT DO?

  More entry-level bikes are on stands as motorcycle show season kicks off in Long Beach BY:  MARK VAUGHN Courting aging baby boomers is not enough, it turns out. The motorcycle industry needs new buyers and it needs them now. After the big recession gullywumped motorcycle sales eight or so years ago, the industry was knocked down, if not quite out. As it…

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Macau GP Racer Daniel Hegarty Dies Following Crash

    BY: Alex Hevesy Photo: Macau Grand Prix BBC Sport confirms that motorcyclist Daniel Hegarty has died after hitting the barrier at the Macau Grand Prix. Hegarty was airlifted to the hospital but died in transit. He was 31 years old. Glenn Irwin was declared the winner but BBC Sport notes that there were no celebrations at the…

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RACING ON TV LISTINGS FOR OCTOBER, NOVEMBER

Where to find racing action BY:  MIKE PRYSON Racing on TV listings: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26 — IMSA Prototype Challenge, Braselton, Ga.; 8 p.m., FS2 (T) — NHRA Sportsman Series, Dallas; 9 p.m., FS2 (T) FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27 — Formula 1 practice 1, Mexico City; 11 a.m., NBCSN (L) — NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice, Martinsville, Va.; 1…

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RACING ON TV LISTINGS FOR OCTOBER

Where to find racing action AUTOWEEK FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 — Formula 1 practice 1, Austin, Texas; 11 a.m., NBCSN (L) — Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice, Kansas City, Kan.; 1 p.m.; NBCSN (L) — NASCAR Xfinity Series practice, Kansas City, Kan.; 5 p.m., NBCSN (L) — Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series qualifying, Kansas City, Kan.; 6 p.m., NBCSN (L)…

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Harley-Davidson Is In Trouble   BY: Erik Shilling

Harley-Davidson Who Wants To Buy A New Harley? Anyone? Harley has had a rough few years as of late, mainly because young people aren’t very interested in buying a Harley-Davidson. Now, The Wall Street Journalreports, their profits have fallen even further, as the company tries to appeal not just to young people but also women,…

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RACING ON TV LISTINGS FOR  OCTOBER

Where to find racing action BY:  MIKE PRYSON Racing on TV listings: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5 — NHRA Pro Mod Series, Charlotte, N.C.; 8:30 p.m., FS2 (T) — NHRA Sportsman Series, Reading, Pa.; 9 p.m., FS2 (T) FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6 — Formula 1 practice 2, Suzuka, Japan; 1 a.m., NBCSN (L) — Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice,…

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