Moto-X News Archive. Page 18



  • September 2005

    Open article RC completes third perfect season, Tedesco crowned
    12 September 2005: Newly-crowned AMA Motocross Champion Ricky Carmichael has once again made AMA Motocross history by winning the twelfth and final round of the 2005 series, held at Glen Helen Raceway - to complete a third undefeated season!


  • January 1901

    Open article Searle, Swanepoel re-sign for Molson Kawasaki.
    1 January 1901: Two of Molson Kawasaki's 2006 seats have now been taken following the news that South African Gareth Swanepoel has been retained to ride alongside new British Under 21 champion Tommy Searle in next year's MX2 World Championship.

  • Open article Carmichael collects sixth 250cc AMA Outdoor title.
    1 January 1901: Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael captured his sixth consecutive 250cc AMA Motocross Championship at Steel City Raceway on Sunday - with one round remaining in the 12-round series.


  • September 2005

    Open article Carmichael collects sixth 250cc AMA Outdoor title.
    5 September 2005: Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael captured his sixth consecutive 250cc AMA Motocross Championship at Steel City Raceway on Sunday - with one round remaining in the 12-round series.


  • January 1901

    Open article Everts, Cairoli clinch 2005 world titles.
    1 January 1901: The 2005 Grand Prix of The Netherlands will hold a special place in Yamaha motocross history after the Japanese manufacturer captured both the MX1 and MX2 world titles, one round early, courtesy of Stefan Everts and Antonio Cairoli.


  • September 2005

    Open article Everts, Cairoli clinch 2005 world titles.
    4 September 2005: The 2005 Grand Prix of The Netherlands will hold a special place in Yamaha motocross history after the Japanese manufacturer captured both the MX1 and MX2 world titles, one round early, courtesy of Stefan Everts and Antonio Cairoli.


  • January 1901

    Open article Advantage Everts as Ramon claims Lierop pole.
    1 January 1901: Dutch and Belgian based riders rose to the top during qualifying for the penultimate pound of the 2005 Motocross world championship, held in the deep sand of Lierop in The Netherlands.

  • Open article Preview – Grand Prix of The Netherlands.
    1 January 1901: The 2005 FIM Motocross World Championship enters the final straight this weekend, with the penultimate round of the series taking place in the deep sand of Lierop in The Netherlands.

  • Open article Reed to support friends at Sydney Supercross.
    1 January 1901: AMA star Chad Reed will attend the third round of the Nokia Supercross Masters, in his native Australia this Saturday, as a special guest of his former race team.

  • Open article Carmichael to be crowned at Steel City.
    1 January 1901: Ricky Carmichael is set to put the finishing touches on what has been another record-setting season in the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF when the series moves to Delmont, Pennsylvania's Steel City Raceway this weekend, for round 11 of 12.

  • Open article Ernee ready for biggest ever Motocross of Nations.
    1 January 1901: The 2005 FOX Motocross of Nations is expected to be one of the best ever, with a record entry of thirty-six countries, the return of an American team and an immaculately prepared track at Ernée, France, where the action will take place on September 24 - 25.

  • Open article AMA proposes noise, transmission, cylinder limits.
    1 January 1901: AMA Pro Racing has announced the proposed technical rule changes for the 2006 THQ AMA Supercross Series and AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF

  • Open article Townley heads KTM English GP sweep.
    1 January 1901: After three muddy events, the Isle of Wight was like a tonic for the 2005 FIM Motocross World Championship and spectators and racers alike enjoyed the perfect British weather!


  • August 2005

    Open article Townley heads KTM English GP sweep.
    28 August 2005: After three muddy events, the Isle of Wight was like a tonic for the 2005 FIM Motocross World Championship and spectators and racers alike enjoyed the perfect British weather!


  • January 1901

    Open article Another pole for Pichon.
    1 January 1901: When the teams and riders arrived mid-week on the Isle of Wight, it seemed that the fifteenth round of the 2005 FIM Motocross World Championship could be another disaster, as rain had damaged the paddock and the layout of the English venue.

  • Open article Preview – Grand Prix of England.
    1 January 1901: After missing out on a Motocross World Championship round from 2000 to 2003, 2005 will see England entertain two grands prix for the first time ever with the off-road superstars heading for the Grand Prix of England - at the Isle of Wight - this weekend, just three months after Matchams Park held the Grand Prix of Great Britain.

  • Open article Pichon completes 2006 KTM 'dream team'.
    1 January 1901: The Red Bull KTM team line-up for the 2006 FIM Motocross World Championships has been bolstered by the addition of former double World Champion Mickael Pichon who put pen to paper on a one-year deal this week to race the MX1 class for next season's campaign.

  • Open article Suzuki signs Ramon for 2006.
    1 January 1901: With Joel Smets starting a six-month recovery from a dislocated knee, Team Suzuki appear to have announced his replacement with the news that former 125cc world champion Steve Ramon will join the team for the 2006 MX1 World Championship, after signing a two-year deal.

  • Open article Team USA announce Brown out, Tedesco in.
    1 January 1901: It has been confirmed that the line-up for the American team at the 2005 Motocross of Nations (MXoN) has been changed...

  • Open article KTM picks Philippaerts for MX2 2006.
    1 January 1901: KTM has finally been confirmed David Philippaerts as the second MX2 works rider as part of the Champ set-up, where he will share the Dutch awning with Tyla Rattray.

  • Open article 2005 Motocross of Nations entry list.
    1 January 1901: The full entry list for the 2005 Motocross of Nations, to be held at Enree, France, on September 25, is as follows:

  • Open article Injured Smets faces six-month lay off.
    1 January 1901: After medical examinations in the town of Herentals, Belgium, Team Suzuki rider Joel Smets will have to wait until the end of the week to undergo surgery on his dislocated left knee.

  • Open article Searle crowned British U21 champion.
    1 January 1901: Molson Kawasaki's Tommy Searle has won the RHR British Under 21 championship by sweeping the seventh round in Wakes Colne this past weekend.

  • Open article Carmichael sweeps Binghamton, Stewart falls again.
    1 January 1901: Defending AMA Motocross champion Ricky Carmichael now has one hand on the 2005 championship after continuing his unbeaten run to an amazing 25 events.


  • August 2005

    Open article Carmichael sweeps Binghamton, Stewart falls again.
    22 August 2005: Defending AMA Motocross champion Ricky Carmichael now has one hand on the 2005 championship after continuing his unbeaten run to an amazing 25 events.


  • January 1901

    Open article Everts ends drought with wet German win.
    1 January 1901: Heavy rain turned the 2005 Grand Prix of Germany into a battle for survival - which fittingly ended with reigning eight-times world champion Stefan Everts back on the top of an MX1 podium.


  • August 2005

    Open article Everts ends drought with wet German win.
    21 August 2005: Heavy rain turned the 2005 Grand Prix of Germany into a battle for survival - which fittingly ended with reigning eight-times world champion Stefan Everts back on the top of an MX1 podium.


  • January 1901

    Open article Ramon takes Gaildorf pole, Smets injured.
    1 January 1901: Team Red Bull KTM rider Steve Ramon defied wet and slippery conditions this afternoon at Gaildorf to grab his first pole position of the season with a rapid last minute circulation ensuring first pick in the gate for tomorrow's Grand Prix of Germany, the fourteenth round of the 2005 Motocross World Championships.

  • Open article Tortelli back to GPs with KTM!
    1 January 1901: The factory Red Bull KTM team have signed former World Champion and leading AMA star, Sebastien Tortelli, to front their MX1 Motocross campaign in 2006.

  • Open article Preview – Grand Prix of Germany.
    1 January 1901: After a short break the 2005 Motocross World Championship is back in action this weekend with the Grand Prix of Germany, the first of the four final events of the season.

  • Open article Strijbos heads to Gaildorf a GP winner.
    1 January 1901: Still buzzing from his first ever GP victory two-weeks ago at Loket – Kevin Strijbos heads for the small town of Gaildorf for this weekend's Grand Prix of Germany optimistic of further success.

  • Open article Supercross on SPEED.
    1 January 1901: It has been announced that SPEED Channel will broadcast the THQ World Supercross GP/THQ AMA Supercross Series for the 2005-2006 season and beyond.

  • Open article Carmichael brings record win streak to Binghamton.
    1 January 1901: Fans coming to Broome-Tioga Sports Center this Sunday, August 21, for the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF have the opportunity to witness Ricky Carmichael build on the longest winning streak in the history of AMA Motocross.

  • Open article Ankle scare for Townley.
    1 January 1901: Factory KTM star Ben Townley is facing a last minute fitness scare, ahead of this weekend's Grand Prix of Germany, after aggravating an existing ankle injury

  • Open article Swanepoel enjoys KX450F debut.
    1 January 1901: Molson Kawasaki rider, Gareth Swanepoel had the honour of putting the new KX450F through its paces at the rough and demanding 'Keiheuvel' circuit yesterday (Monday).

  • Open article Carmichael out of sight at Millville.
    1 January 1901: Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael raced to two more runaway victories at Sunday's AMA Motocross Championship round at Spring Creek Motocross Park in Millville, Minnesota to increase his series lead to 89 points with three rounds to go.


  • August 2005

    Open article Carmichael out of sight at Millville.
    15 August 2005: Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael raced to two more runaway victories at Sunday's AMA Motocross Championship round at Spring Creek Motocross Park in Millville, Minnesota to increase his series lead to 89 points with three rounds to go.


  • January 1901

    Open article FIM, Youthstream delighted at Team USA attendance.
    1 January 1901: The FIM and Motocross of Nations rights holders Youthstream have expressed their delight at the recent announcement from the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) that it will field Ricky Carmichael, Kevin Windham and Mike Brown in the 59th annual running of the FIM Motocross of Nations in Ernée, France, on the weekend of 24-25 September.

  • Open article Pastrana back to his best with X Games gold.
    1 January 1901: Former AMA Motocross/Supercross ace Travis Pastrana, who was forced to abort a Supercross return due to injury, overcame a broken bike and dehydration en-route to a gold medal in Freestyle Motocross and a Silver Medal in Freestyle Motocross Best Trick at the recent X Games.

  • Open article Barragan joins KTM's 2006 factory MX1 line-up.
    1 January 1901: Fast emerging Spanish talent Jonathan Barragan has signed to partner Marc de Reuver in the official Red Bull KTM squad for the 2006 MX1 Motocross World Championship.

  • Open article Carmichael steamroller heads for Millville.
    1 January 1901: Ricky Carmichael is in the midst of another record-setting season in the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF and this weekend the Suzuki star hopes to further extend the longest winning streak in AMA Motocross history with what would be his sixth straight win at Spring Creek Motocross Park, Millville.

  • Open article Yamaha re-signs Melotte, back to MX1.
    1 January 1901: The Yamaha Factory Motocross Team has completed its 2006 rider line-up with the re-signing of Cédric Melotte alongside eight-times world champion Stefan Everts, who has already been confirmed as staying with the team.

  • Open article Strijbos shocks with first GP victory.
    1 January 1901: Kevin Strijbos scored a surprise first ever Grand Prix victory on an incident packed Sunday at a wet Loket circuit in the Czech Republic; the 13th round in a long 17-race 2005 FIM MX1 World Championship.


  • August 2005

    Open article Strijbos shocks with first GP victory.
    7 August 2005: Kevin Strijbos scored a surprise first ever Grand Prix victory on an incident packed Sunday at a wet Loket circuit in the Czech Republic; the 13th round in a long 17-race 2005 FIM MX1 World Championship.


  • January 1901

    Open article Pichon takes tenth 2005 pole.
    1 January 1901: Mickael Pichon has taken his tenth grand prix pole position of the 2005 season after setting the pace at Loket, ahead of tomorrow's Czech Republic Grand Prix.

  • Open article Yamaha confirms Everts for 2006.
    1 January 1901: Yamaha has announced that eight-time Motocross World Champion Stefan Everts will remain with their factory team for the 2006 season.

  • Open article Preview – Grand Prix of Czech Republic.
    1 January 1901: Just a week after the muddy Grand Prix of Wallonie, the Motocross World championship teams are moving from their Belgian bases to Eastern Europe, where the thirteenth round of the 2005 series will take place.

  • Open article KTM confirms Rattray, de Reuver for 2006.
    1 January 1901: KTM have announced that Marc de Reuver and Tyla Rattray will form part of their 2006 attack on the MX1 and MX2 Motocross World Championships.

  • Open article Carmichael walks Washougal.
    1 January 1901: Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael has increased his AMA Motocross lead with two walk-away wins in Sunday's eighth-round at Washougal, Washington.


  • August 2005

    Open article Carmichael walks Washougal.
    1 August 2005: Team Makita Suzuki's Ricky Carmichael has increased his AMA Motocross lead with two walk-away wins in Sunday's eighth-round at Washougal, Washington.
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