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#1
Racing Discussion / Re: 2024 schedule.
Last post by Biketographer - Yesterday at 01:46:05 PM
New Round added to the Overall Schedule

VIR Virginia International Raceway
North Course
August 3-4
Friday practice day with EvolveGT August 2nd

To say we are beyond excited to come back to VIR

What does this mean? We will likely move one of the existing southern rounds to this track.
#2
Motorcycle Talk / Electric Dirt Bike Market Size...
Last post by Biketographer - Yesterday at 10:17:23 AM
BANGALORE, India, April 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Dirt Bike Market is Segmented by Type (Electric Motorcycle, Electric Bike), by Application (E-Commerce, Retail Store).

Electric Dirt Bike Market was valued at USD 2.66 Billion in 2023 and is anticipated to reach USD 9.26 Billion by 2030, witnessing a CAGR of 19.75% during the forecast period 2024-2030.

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Europe Electric Dirt Bike Market Size:

Europe Electric Dirt Bike Market is estimated to increase from USD 1.32 Billion in 2023 to reach USD 4.32 Billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 17.81% during the forecast period of 2024 through 2030.

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Major Factors Driving the Growth of Electric Dirt Bike

Because of a confluence of elements that are in line with contemporary consumer desires, the culture surrounding electric dirt bikes is expanding quickly. Recreational activities that are sustainable are becoming more and more popular as people become more environmentally conscious. Riders that are concerned about the environment will find that electric dirt motorcycles are a more silent than their gasoline-powered rivals.

Furthermore, improvements in technology have improved the efficiency and dependability of electric versions, increasing their appeal and accessibility to a wider range of users. As off-road fans look for environmentally responsible solutions that complement their values of adventure and sustainability, the growing popularity of outdoor activities and off-road leisure serves as additional fuel for the growth of the electric dirt bike culture.

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TRENDS INFLUENCING THE GROWTH OF ELECTRIC DIRT BIKE MARKET

The market for electric dirt bikes is expanding significantly as a result of increased sustainability awareness and environmental concerns. Eco-friendly transportation options are in greater demand as people grow more aware of their carbon footprint.  This eco-friendly appeal draws in customers who care about the environment and helps the industry grow.

Government programs that promote electric cars  have given the market for electric dirt bikes a lot of encouragement. To encourage people to buy electric vehicles, including dirt motorcycles, some nations provide incentives including tax credits, subsidies, and rebates.

The demand for Electric Dirt Bikes has increased due to the rising appeal of off-road leisure activities. A rising number of outdoor lovers, thrill-seekers, and adventurers are choosing dirt riding as a recreational activity. Compared to conventional versions, electric dirt motorcycles are quieter. They let riders explore off-road trails and terrain without upsetting wildlife or harming the environment. The market for electric dirt bikes has grown as a result of the inclination toward outdoor activity.

Compared to their gasoline-powered counterparts, electric dirt motorcycles are significantly less expensive and provide more economic advantages. Long-term cost advantages are offered to customers by electric dirt motorcycles due to their decreased maintenance needs and fuel expenses. Furthermore, compared to internal combustion engines, electric motors have fewer moving parts, which means they require less maintenance and have a longer lifespan.

Consumer preferences and the uptake of electric dirt bikes are being driven by a larger cultural movement towards electric transportation. Customers are becoming more open to the concept of electric-powered off-road vehicles as electric cars gain popularity and social acceptance. The demand for Electric Dirt Bikes as a contemporary and environmentally responsible form of transportation and enjoyment is being driven by the cultural change towards sustainability and technical progress, which is in line with the ideals and ambitions of many customers. The market for electric dirt bikes has been steadily expanding thanks in part to this cultural support and acceptance of electric transportation.

ELECTRIC DIRT BIKE MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS

Due to a number of factors including growing off-road leisure culture, legislative backing, and growing environmental concern, North America retains a sizable portion of the market for electric dirt bikes. Consumers are encouraged to choose electric dirt motorcycles in the US and Canada due to strict pollution restrictions and incentives for electric automobiles. The region's vast network of recreational parks and off-road paths also draws riders looking for quieter, more environmentally friendly alternatives to typical dirt motorcycles.

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    Kuberg
    Tactica
    Alta Motors
    Bultaco
    MotoTec
    Stark Future
    Surron
    Trevor Motorcycles
    Talaria Bikes
    OSET Bikes(Triumph Motorcycles)
    Graft-EV
    E-Racer
    FLUX Performance

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Motorcycle Talk / GoPro Title Sponsor of MotoGP™
Last post by Biketographer - April 03, 2024, 11:16:17 AM
SAN MATEO, Calif., April 3, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) today announced title sponsorship of the MotoGP™ Gran Premio GoPro de Aragon motorcycle race weekend to be held at the MotorLand racetrack in Alcañiz, Spain, August 31 – September 1, 2024. On-site fans and customers will have opportunities to interact with GoPro products and staff throughout the race weekend. Broadcast and online viewers will get new, incredibly high-resolution perspectives, including a HERO12 Black camera on-board lap preview of the Aragon circuit and some of the world's most exciting racing action.

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"We're excited to welcome GoPro back to MotoGP," said Marc Saurina, Head of Global Commercial Partnerships at Dorna Sports. "Our partnership with GoPro underscores our commitment to bringing fans closer to the action and delivering all that the 75th anniversary season of MotoGP has to offer, from thrilling races and intense competition to astonishing and unforgettable moments."

The 2024 MotoGP season is underway and runs through November 17, 2024. In August 2023, GoPro was named the official action camera of MotoGP in an exclusive, multi-year contract ensuring that GoPro content will be shared across MotoGP's social media channels as well as motogp.com, including a GoPro on-board lap preview of each track. Also, the GoPro brand will be featured trackside throughout the entire 2024 season and beyond, reaching a digital audience of more than 140 million across MotoGP's digital ecosystem and nearly half a billion homes thanks to the sport's global television coverage.

"We're excited to be back at MotoGP and are counting the days until the riders line up on the starting grid for the Gran Premio GoPro de Aragon," said GoPro Vice President of Global Marketing and Communications, Rick Loughery. "We look forward to showcasing MotoGP in new and exciting ways – from delivering thrilling on-board POV to sharing GoPro camera tips and tricks trackside at events – it's all about engaging with fans and enhancing their MotoGP experience."

GoPro is the ultimate motorsports camera with the mounting versatility and ruggedness to capture unique perspectives and impossible angles. GoPro's award-winning HyperSmooth video stabilization and durable, waterproof design deliver immersive motorcycle racing footage, even in the most challenging conditions. And recently, GoPro acquired Sydney, Australia-based Forcite Helmet Systems, a pioneer in embedding technology into helmets, and plans to bring enhanced performance and safety to various types of helmets, starting with motorcycle helmets.

Find the latest information about GoPro at GoPro.com. And visit motogp.com to learn more about the 2024 season.

About GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO)
GoPro helps the world capture and share itself in immersive and exciting ways.

GoPro has been recognized as an employer of choice by both Outside Magazine and US News & World Report for being among the best places to work. Open roles can be found on our careers page. For more information, visit GoPro.com.

Connect with GoPro on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok, X, YouTube, and GoPro's blog, The Current. GoPro customers can submit their photos and videos to GoPro Awards for an opportunity to be featured on GoPro's social channels and receive gear and cash awards. Members of the press can access official logos and imagery on our press portal.

GoPro, HERO and their respective logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of GoPro, Inc. in the United States and other countries.

About MotoGP™ & Dorna Sports
The FIM Grand Prix World Championship, MotoGP™, is the world's most exciting sport. 22 of the fastest riders compete on purpose-built prototype motorcycles on some of the world's greatest racetracks, creating one of the most thrilling shows on Earth. Since it was inaugurated in 1949, the sport has grown to comprise 20+ Grands Prix across five continents, with the television broadcast reaching hundreds of millions around the world.

Dorna Sports became the sole commercial and television rights holder of the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship in 1991. Based in Madrid, Spain, with premises in Barcelona and a subsidiary in Rome, the Dorna Group is a leader in sports management, marketing and media, and has seen continued growth over the years; expanding from solely MotoGP™ to include other leading motorcycle racing championships across the globe.
#4
Motorcycle Talk / New 2025 Indian Scout Lineup
Last post by Biketographer - April 03, 2024, 11:11:47 AM
MINNEAPOLIS, April 2, 2024  /PRNewswire/ -- Indian Motorcycle, America's First Motorcycle Company, today introduced the next evolution of the iconic Indian Scout. Leveraging authentic Scout DNA, the all-new 2025 Indian Scout lineup builds upon its unparalleled history with five models, three trim levels, and more than 100 Scout family accessories for endless personalization. With roots celebrating Indian Motorcycle's rich history, the new Scout family delivers a unique combination of iconic American design, a legendary balance of power and control, and new rider-centric technology.

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Developed from extensive rider research and insights, the Indian Scout offers confidence-inspiring performance, usable technology, and class-leading rider amenities. Featuring the industry's lowest seat height, the Indian Scout delivers a confident riding position, as well as sporty and stable handling. ABS across the entire lineup instills rider confidence and increases braking ability, while Traction Control and Ride Modes on select models offer a tailored riding experience at the touch of a button.

"Scout is the most iconic American cruiser of all time and is synonymous with the Indian Motorcycle brand," said Mike Dougherty, President for Indian Motorcycle. "As our top-selling platform, Scout has long been a staple in our lineup. And while riders around the world love the current Scout offering, we're excited to take it to the next level and continue its evolution with a robust offering of models to meet the diverse needs of our global riding community."

"Having the opportunity to lead the design efforts for the next evolution of Scout is a dream come true," said Ola Stenegard, Director of Product Design for Indian Motorcycle. "Our top priority was to uphold the iconic namesake of Scout and ensure the new lineup is as timeless as all its predecessors. For us, it was imperative to keep it clean, follow the iconic lines of Scout, and create a package that offered seamless customization. To achieve this, it all started with the steel tube frame and all-new, V-Twin engine."

At the heart of the all-new Indian Scout is a completely redesigned 1250cc liquid-cooled, V-Twin engine – the SpeedPlus 1250. Delivering up to 111 horsepower and north of 82 ft-lbs of torque, each Indian Scout offers crisp acceleration and superior passing power. Electronic fuel injection provides consistent fueling for smooth throttle response, while a responsive six-speed transmission keeps all the power easily within reach for sporty riding.

"Scout is a beloved model and the most iconic and historic of our lineup, resonating with all types of riders, men and women, from all over the world," said Ben Lindaman, Product Director for Indian Motorcycle. "Since launching the current Scout 10 years ago, the mid-sized cruiser segment has evolved. After conducting tons of research, rider insights drove our developments that prioritized the Scout's iconic styling, its class-leading performance, and new rider-centric technology."

To evolve an American icon like Indian Scout, Indian Motorcycle focused its efforts in three areas. First and foremost, the new Scout must uphold its legendary design DNA. Unanimously, riders love the look and style of the Indian Scout. Next, Indian Motorcycle engineered the lineup to meet the needs of its diverse group of riders. Lightweight and a low seat height of 25.6-inches offers nimble handling and inspires rider confidence. The third priority when engineering the all-new Indian Scout was technology. While rider-centric technology wasn't a priority for riders 10 years ago, it is today. The new 2025 model year lineup offers a variety of technology packages – providing riders with a wide price range and the opportunity to select a ride with the industry's most cutting-edge technology.

A completely new platform, built from the ground up, the 2025 Indian Scout lineup comprises five models with trim levels – ensuring there's a style and price point for its diverse mix of riders.

Model Lineup

Indian Scout Bobber
Stripped down with an aggressive stance and raw power, the Scout Bobber is the perfect expression of iconic bobber style. Blacked out front to back with chopped bobber fenders and headlight nacelle, it leans hard into a mean bobber vibe. A solo bobber-style seat reinforces a minimalist bobber aesthetic—without trading comfort—and firmly plants riders in control under hard acceleration. Slammed two-inch suspension creates a low stance for an aggressive, custom look. Bar-end mirrors give the bike a cut down and clean look with improved visibility.

Indian Sport Scout
Inspired by history but redesigned for the style of today, the Sport Scout gives a more aggressive spirit to the Scout lineup. Stylish gloss black six-inch moto style risers with machine highlights come standard. Machined triples and moto handlebars complete the package, both in custom looks and dialed ergonomics that fit its menacing style with improved reach and control for aggressive riding. The sport-style seat provides riders more back support and comfort to ride longer and harder, without compromising the bike's sleek style. The quarter fairing gives the Sport Scout a stylish and custom look straight from the factory, while also providing protection from the wind. The 19-inch front wheel adds to the aggressive nature of the Sport Scout – both in style and agile handling.

Indian Scout Classic
The Scout Classic is where heritage-inspired design meets the needs of today's American cruiser rider. Premium chrome, classic Indian Motorcycle flared fenders, and flawless paint will turn heads at every intersection. Wire wheels add to the timeless, authentic style. A low seat height and relaxed ergonomics makes for an easy, confident ride at every speed, whether commuting or going on a weekend trip.

Indian Super Scout
When the goal is to hit the open road, riders must ensure no corners are cut or details overlooked. Built for any type of riding, saddlebags, wire wheels, windshield, and passenger pillion all come standard. Super Scout's saddlebags allow riders to effortlessly carry essentials and offer simple ease of use with a quick pull tab. The quick-release windshield comes off in seconds for a different look, while its three inches of suspension travel increases comfort to ride longer and farther. Premium chrome finishes and flawless paint add to the timeless styling born from the Indian Scout's heritage.

Indian 101 Scout
Rooted in history as one of the greatest motorcycles ever made, the Indian 101 Scout is purpose built to be the highest performing Scout Indian Motorcycle has ever offered. When it comes to capability and style, the Indian 101 Scout resets the bar for American V-Twin cruisers. With adjustable piggyback rear shocks, inverted adjustable front forks, and dual disk Brembo® brakes, the Indian 101 Scout is packed with premium components that make a statement about the rider's ability to go fast. A custom-stitched, gunfighter-style solo seat provides premium comfort to match the bike's premium performance – delivering unrivaled rider confidence. Up top, stylish gloss black six-inch moto style risers with machine highlights, machined triples and moto handlebars tie it all together, with custom appeal and purposeful ergonomics that fit its aggressive character. Exacting attention to detail finishes the look with 101 Scout badging and exclusive paint and graphics.

Trim Levels
New for model year 2025, the Indian Scout family is available with three technology trim levels. Standard Trim provides an offering at an attainable price point to get riders into the lineup, while the Limited Trim takes it to the next level and introduces rider-centric technology. At the top of the line, Limited +Tech Trim delivers the best-of-the-best, with the most ride-enhancing technology ever offered on an Indian Scout.

Standard
Starting the lineup are three models with standard equipment: Scout Classic, Scout Bobber, and Sport Scout. Each of these models come standard with ABS, new LED lighting, and an analog gauge with newly introduced fuel level and fuel economy readouts – perfect for riders looking to get into the all-new Scout lineup at a lower price point.

Limited
The Indian Scout's Limited Trim adds to the Standard Trim with the premium badging and the next level of usable technology. Traction Control provides confident, predictable handling in all conditions, while Cruise Control improves comfort when traversing long, highway rides. A USB Charger keeps riders connected, while three selectable ride modes, including Sport, Standard, and Tour, allow riders to adjust throttle response to dial-in their ride experience. Riders can choose from Scout Classic Limited, Scout Bobber Limited, and Sport Scout Limited.

Limited +Tech
At the top of the line, Limited +Tech Trim delivers an unrivaled Indian Scout experience. Continuing to build upon Standard and Limited features, Limited +Tech Trim introduces Indian Motorcycle's 4" Round Touchscreen Display Powered by RIDE COMMAND to the Scout platform. This display offers a GPS system with turn-by-turn navigation and point-to-point route planning, as well as weather and traffic overlay, configurable gauges, ride stats and more to enhance the riding experience. To not only elevate the ride but also ownership as well, unlock critical bike data with RIDE COMMAND+ connected services; Access industry-leading technology with Bike Health, Bike Locator and more so you can stay in tune with your Scout. Limited +Tech Trim also offers a push-button, keyless ignition, for convenient on-off capabilities and a premium experience. While standard on 101 Scout and Super Scout models, riders can level up when choosing Scout Classic, Scout Bobber, and Sport Scout models. 

Scout Family Accessories

Versatility
Launching with a complete line of Scout family accessories, riders can personalize their bike to meet their individual riding preferences. Taking Scout personalization to an entirely new level, the Indian Scout's all-new redesigned rear subframe delivers consistent fitment for accessories across the entire line. Over 100 family accessories offer unprecedented versatility and allow riders to tailor their bike's style and dial-in personal comfort.

Comfort
Dialing in personal fitment of a new motorcycle is extremely important. Indian Motorcycle is excited to launch the all-new Indian Scout with everything a rider needs to improve comfort with 32 different ergonomic combinations. From a variety of handlebar options to reduced and extended reach seats, to mid-controls, riders can personalize their bike to fit their height and preferred riding position – allowing riders to ride longer and farther.

Style
The new Scout line of accessories features countless style options to allow riders to tailor their bike to match their personality. No matter the model or trim, riders can dramatically change the look and feel – creating a one-of-a-kind take on an iconic American motorcycle.

Accessory Collections
Curated to inspire personalization, Indian Motorcycle is introducing four Scout accessory collections. Each Indian Motorcycle accessory is sold individually – allowing riders to select exactly which parts they desire and continue to build over time. The four collections, including Commuter, Overnighter, Stealth, and Open Roads, deliver countless style, comfort, and protection accessory options.

    Overnighter: The Overnighter Collection is tailor-made for medium to long-distance journeys, ensuring comfort for overnight stays at nearby destinations. The Solo Luggage Rack, a key addition, provides a convenient platform for riders to secure essential items, complemented by the protective All-Weather Vinyl Tail Bag. Enhancing both style and functionality, the 20-inch Quick Release Touring Windshield offers wind protection and reduces exposure to road debris, while Rider Floorboards contribute to aesthetics and rider comfort. For extended adventures, Touring Saddlebags expand storage capacity without compromising the classic design, transforming the rider's motorcycle into a versatile and comfortable touring option.

    Commuter: The Commuter Collection is designed for practicality and comfort, ideal for daily transportation. The Syndicate Seat provides ergonomic support, paired with the Pathfinder 5 ¾-inch Adaptive LED Headlight for enhanced visibility. Pinnacle Mirrors enhance aesthetics and situational awareness, while the RAM® X-Grip® Phone Mount adds functionality for on-the-go communication. Extended and reduced reach handlebars and Mid Foot Controls bring numerous riding positions to life for a perfect fit and increased control. Passenger Pegs optimize passenger ergonomics by allowing passengers to maintain a relaxed and secure position. Collectively, these accessories transform the commuter-style motorcycle into an efficient mode of transportation, balancing classic styling, enhanced comfort, and convenience for daily commuting demands.

    Stealth: The Stealth Collection boasts a premium set of accessories curated to further enhance the aggressive style and functionality of Scout. Sleek Smoked Turn Signals and 10-inch Moto Handlebar Risers and Moto Handlebars elevate aesthetics, while Radial RS Mirrors by Rizoma® add sophistication and clarity. The Stealth Collection's Bobber Saddlebags and Blacked-Out Levers seamlessly merge style and functionality, while the Scout Pathfinder LED Headlight further illuminates the road ahead and improves nighttime visibility. Each accessory in the Stealth Collection adds a unique flair, allowing the rider's motorcycle to reflect their distinctive taste and style.

    Open Roads: The Open Roads Collection features premium accessories crafted to enhance both comfort and functionality, ensuring an elevated riding experience on the long haul. Stylish yet refined, Indian Motorcycle's Steel Front Highway Bars offer protection and allow attachment of other accessories. LED Driving Lights enhance visibility, while the Syndicate Low Profile Passenger Backrest and Touring Backrest Pad adds comfort for passengers. The Open Roads Collection's Rider and Passenger Floorboards enhance comfort and control, while Highway Pegs allow riders to stretch out when cruising open highways. Each accessory brings a unique touch, prioritizing comfort for long distance rides.

Paint & Pricing

Indian Scout Bobber

    Scout Bobber: Starting at $12,999; available in Black Metallic
    Scout Bobber Limited: Starting at $13,699, available in Black Metallic, Black Smoke, Sunset Red Smoke
    Scout Bobber Limited +Tech: Starting at $14,699, available in Black Metallic, Black Smoke, Sunset Red Smoke, Spirit Blue Metallic, Nara Bronze Metallic

Indian Sport Scout

    Sport Scout: Starting at $13,499; available in Black Metallic
    Sport Scout Limited: Starting at $14,199; available in Black Metallic, Black Smoke, Storm Blue, Nara Bronze Smoke
    Sport Scout Limited +Tech: Starting at $15,199; available in Black Metallic, Black Smoke, Storm Blue, Nara Bronze Smoke

Indian Scout Classic

    Scout Classic: Starting at $13,999; available in Black Metallic
    Scout Classic Limited: Starting at $14,699; available in Black Metallic, Silver Quartz Smoke
    Scout Classic Limited +Tech: Starting at $15,699; available in Black Metallic, Silver Quartz Smoke, Ghost White Metallic, Sunset Red Metallic

Indian Super Scout

    Super Scout Limited +Tech: Starting at $16,499, available in Black Metallic, Black Smoke with Graphics, Maroon Metallic with Graphics

Indian 101 Scout

    101 Scout Limited +Tech: Starting at $16,999; Available in Sunset Red Metallic with Graphics, Ghost White Metallic with Graphics
#5
Racing Discussion / SOAR 2024 Schedule
Last post by Biketographer - March 30, 2024, 12:12:26 PM
http://soaracing.ca/schedule

  • May 11 - 12 practice weekend
  • May 24 - 26  round one, technical track layout
  • June 21-23 round two, modified layout
  • July 26 -28 round three, Reverse Modified Layout
  • August 23-25 round four, long track layout
  • September 6 -8 Screaming Alien track layout
  • September 27-29 rounds six, seven, riders vote layout

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#6
Racing Discussion / USCRA 2024 Schedule
Last post by Biketographer - March 30, 2024, 11:56:52 AM
USCRA 2024 Schedule.  See https://race-uscra.com for official information

  • May 20 - 21  Thompson Speedway, Thompson, CT
  • June 9-10 Canaan Motor Club, Canaan, New Hampshire
  • June 11 Tower Hill Climb, Weirs Beach, Laconia, NH
  • July 13-14 Canaan Motor Club, Canaan, New Hampshire
  • August 10 - 11 Canaan Motor Club, Canaan, New Hampshire
  • September 2  NHMS, Loudon, NH

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#7
Motorcycle Talk / New UTV Off-Road Tour Series
Last post by Biketographer - March 22, 2024, 07:51:15 AM

LAS VEGAS, March 21, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- EagleRider, the world's leading motorcycle experience company, is thrilled to announce the launch of its brand-new Off-Road Tour Series in the heart of the Las Vegas desert. Known for its extensive array of two-wheel rental and tours across more than 200 locations worldwide, EagleRider now offers adrenaline-packed off-road adventures to ATV and Side-By-Side enthusiasts and newcomers alike. 

Pioneer Saloon is the starting and ending point on the new epic EagleRider Off-Road Guided Tours. Enjoy Sin City with family, friends or make new friends along the way.


The Off-Road Tour Series is designed to bring an exhilarating experience to the rugged terrains and breathtaking landscapes surrounding Las Vegas. With tours available in varying lengths – from two-hour excursions to full-day private adventures – participants can experience a different side of Sin City. 

EagleRider partnered with manufacturers like Polaris and Yamaha to ensure a brand-new fleet of 2-and 4-seat UTVs, also known as "Side-by-Sides," each year. EagleRider takes their driver and passenger experience to a new level of safety and comfort by providing full-face helmets that are connected to a fresh air ventilation system on each vehicle. Each helmet is also outfitted with custom radios that allow guests to communicate clearly with one another, as well as the Tour Guides. EagleRider Off-Road Tours include private transportation between the Las Vegas Strip hotels and casinos to their 40,000 square ft adventure center. 

EagleRider's Off-Road Tours are led by experienced guides who are passionate about off-roading and committed to providing a safe, enjoyable experience for all participants. Safety briefings, gear, and state-of-the-art UTVs are provided, ensuring that adventurers of all skill levels can confidently tackle the desert trails. 

Chris McIntyre, EagleRider Co-Founder and Chief Experience Officer added, "Our new off-road tours in Las Vegas are just the beginning! We're already working on bringing the EagleRider Off-Road brand to some of the most popular outdoor destinations in North America."

For more information or to book, visit www.eaglerideroffroad.com or contact EagleRider directly at marketing@eaglerider.com. 

About EagleRider: 

EagleRider, the world's largest motorsport experience company, offers a wide variety of motorcycle and off-road adventure rental and tour options from more than 200 locations across six continents, making dreams come true for over 100,000 people a year. Founded in 1992, EagleRider has been at the forefront of providing high-quality experiences for enthusiasts worldwide.

Contact Information:

Website: https://www.eaglerideroffroad.com 

Email: Marketing@eaglerider.com 

Phone: +1 775-OFF-ROAD / +1 775-633-7623
#8
Motorcycle Talk / New motorcycle Insurance for I...
Last post by Biketographer - March 20, 2024, 10:58:23 AM
BOSTON, March 19, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Boundless Rider Insurance Agency, LLC ("Boundless Rider"), a new insurtech focused on innovating and modernizing insurance for motorcycle and powersport riders, today announced that policy coverage is available for purchase in Illinois. Owners of on-road and off-road motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, snowmobiles, scooters, and mopeds can now obtain coverage online through the Boundless Rider website or through agent partners; e-bike policies will launch in the coming months. Boundless Rider is also available in Texas and Arizona, with plans to expand to more states later this year.

"Our key differentiator is that everything we've designed – from the enrollment process all the way through to claims – was built with a sole focus on riders," said Blair Baldwin, Founder and CEO of Boundless Rider. "By understanding and meeting the unique needs of the riding community, we've created both a high-quality insurance product and a seamless customer experience. We're thrilled to make coverage available across Illinois and are looking forward to reaching even more riders in the months ahead."

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Boundless Rider is focused on product innovation to meet the distinct needs of the 20 million motorcycle and powersport riders in the United States. The company offers competitive, customizable policies that range from the minimum limits of liability required in each state to optional coverages, such as higher liability limits, uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage, medical payments, and personal injury protection. Comprehension and collision coverages, with built-in accessory and safety apparel coverage, can be added to protect the vehicle in case of physical damage. Further customization options include 24/7 roadside assistance, replacement cost, and trailer transport. Boundless Rider also offers specialized coverages for off-road vehicles, such as submersion coverage.

Boundless Rider's agent portal enables agents to provide quotes using its 30-second "quick quote" tool. Policies are available for new and emerging powersport vehicle classes, and agents can also access specialized coverage offerings and multi-line discounts to match riders with the coverage they need. Agents who are interested in gaining access to Boundless Rider's portal can sign up here. All policies in Illinois are underwritten by Incline Casualty Company.

About Boundless Rider
Boundless Rider Insurance Agency, LLC ("Boundless Rider") is focused on bringing product innovation, rider centricity, and excellence in claims to riders of specialty vehicles including motorcycles, scooters, ATVs, UTVs, and snowmobiles. Boundless Rider is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MileUp, Inc. For more information, please visit www.boundlessrider.com.
#9
Racing Discussion / MiniGP World Series in USA
Last post by Biketographer - March 18, 2024, 11:04:28 AM
Yes, it's happening

FIM Mini Cup USA Series presented by ASRA  In partnership with Pirelli tires and Ohvale

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Summit Point May 25-26
Virginia International Raceway June 22-23
Carolina Motorsports Park July 20-21
Pittsburgh International Race Complex August 17-18
Virginia International Raceway September 7-8
entries to open this week.

Classes to include
Stock 50
Stock 110
Stock 125
OHVALE 160
OHVALE 190
With the addition of a supermoto class

all Ohvale classes are qualifiers to the FIM MINIGP World Series

FIM Rulebook

Stock classes rulebook
 


The June VIR and July CMP rounds points will act as qualifiers for the 2024 Mission Minicup by Motul National Final at Road America August 9-11.

ASRA, North America's leader in sportsman level racing, announces the 2024 FIM MiniCup series. a five-round championship, with three of the five running in conjunction with the ASRA Championship rounds.

The FIM Mini Cup will give a platform to ASRA's youngest racers, aged 5 to 17, this series features the – Stock 50, Stock 110 and Stock 125 – that will utilize motorcycles such as Yamaha's TTR, Honda's CRF,, Kawasaki's KLX and Suzuki's DRZ. Those three classes will be in addition to the existing Mini Cup Ohvale 160 and Ohvale 190 classes. Also with the addition of a Supermoto class (up to 450cc).

The FIM MiniCup series kicks off Memorial day weekend at Summit Point motorsports Park, May 25-26, and will conclude at Virginia International Raceway September 7-8.

"We are very excited about hosting this series for the FIM, Pirelli and Ohvale." Our aim is to get more young racers and fans involved in our sport, from registration ease, additional classes, and a common sense approach. We hope to build this series nationwide in the future. Working with other groups to build the USA talent. Alex Spellman Partner ASRA

With the Ohvale 160 and 190 classes qualifying for the FIM World MiniGP championship in Valencia, Spain. This will be a showcase of up and coming talent.
#10
Racing Discussion / Re: PanAmerican Superbike New ...
Last post by Biketographer - March 18, 2024, 10:52:25 AM
2024 Round 2 NOLA Fuel / Dropoff
2024 Round 2 NOLA Motorsports Reminder!
  • NOLA Motorsports will be hosting a track day on Friday, March 15 that is open to all riders. Registration link here
  • Race Day Schedule, https://panamsbk.com/race-series/panamsbk-race-day-schedule/
  • If you are attending Friday's track day, the track day tech does NOT apply to race weekend's tech. For the race weekend, you must be go through tech with our race staff.
  • If you would like to directly to tech, you must pre-register for qualifying\practice AND race(s).
  • Gate for weekend is $40.
  • Saturday tech will open at 7:15 AM.
  • If you are racing\bringing multiple bikes, please be sure to make us aware of it. A tech form will be needed for each bike. Even if you are bringing a bike you do not plan on racing, the bike still needs to go through tech before getting on the track.
  • Along with the TrackMic notification system, you can always view the current call and who's on track via our TrackMic dashboard, https://www.panamsbk.com/racestatus/
  • If you have a "B" bike and\or "B" helmet, your "B" bike\helmet must also go through tech.
  • Reminder. Front brake lever guards are required.
  • Showers are available under the tower.
  • Camping on Friday and Saturday night. Contact track directly for camping spot reservations: https://nolamotor.com/rv-camping/
PabAmSBK New Racer Initiative
 
Help us and we'll help you $. Back from last season, we have started a new racer initiative to benefit and REWARD racers who refer and those who were referred. For more information on how to earn some race $ get started click here
New Racer Reminders
  • Do qualify for every race you think you may race in. It costs nothing extra to qualify for races you have not entered yet. You can still qualify and choose not to race. But if you do not have a qualifying time, you will be gridded based upon order of entry.
  • You can sign up for a race at any time on Sunday. As long as you have time to register your race and make it to the grid, there is no cut off time to register for additional races throughout the day. To use your qualifying time you must register for your race Sunday morning when the grids are locked. After the grids go live you will start from the back of the grid.
  • The provisional grids are posted online Saturday night. Remember to confirm your position and time on the grids you are registered to race. You have Sunday morning by 9:00am to make any changes before the grids become official.
  • We offer custom race licenses and racer profiles. Remember to send or message us your photo(s)by email at info@panamsbk.com or instagram.com/panamsbk / facebook.com/panamsbk
  • PanAmerican Superbike race licenses come with a barcode you can scan with your phone. If you want to impress your friends at a bike night, you can scan your code on your license and it will pull up your racer profile along with all of your results and lap times for each race, personal best, etc. This also works if you need prove of your race results with potential sponsors.
  • Don't forget to check out your race profile. You can find along with your individual race lap times, your competitor race lap times to compare. We list your top career lap times at every track you attend as well as season best lap times. We'll keep track of your average finish and top finishes. Keep your profile up to date. If you have a new bike or sponsor, let us know.
  • Download the MyLaps Speedhive app and have your pit crew do the same to keep up with your lap times while on the track. It's free to use. iPhone - https://apps.apple.com/us/app/mylaps-speedhive/id988412583 Android - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mylaps.speedhive
  • Don't forget to set up your TrackMic in your account. If you are having problems with TrackMic please email Tung at tung@panamsbk.com
Thank you to all of our sponsors who help make it happen!
Sunoco Racing
Southern Racing Fuels
Dunlop Motorcycle Tires
Bridgestone Motorcycle Tires
Florida Trackdays
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