SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (May 24, 2014) – More than 27,000 fans witnessed a historical afternoon of racing at Saturday’s 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, season opener, which took place in San Bernardino, California. The 450 Class winner Ryan Dungey and 250 Class winner Jeremy Martin emerged victorious in their respective classes, making history as the first Minnesota natives to sweep the winner’s circle at the sixteenth running of the Red Bull Glen Helen National … Pictures and more
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Here at MD, we have had spirited debate about electric motorcycles. Some of the issues include the relatively short range offered by these vehicles and their high initial purchase price. Maybe you have been taking for granted that electric vehicles (both cars and motorcycles) are more climate-friendly than their ICE competitors.
To answer the last question, you must of course consider the entire carbon footprint, including but not limited to the source of the electricity used for the vehicle. Many states use dirty fuels such as coal and petroleum to generate a large percentage of the electricity available to electric vehicle owners … More
At Nitro Circus, we’ve done plenty of stupid things over the years. We’ve backflipped big wheels, we’ve jumped out of planes with no parachute, and we’ve sent all manner of stupid contraptions off a 50-foot ramp.
However, a stunt that has just never quite gone to plan is the tandem FMX backflip. We’ve done it with 2 people and crashed it, we’ve done it with 3 people and crashed it OVER AND OVER AGAIN. So we thought, why not try it with 4 people? That’s gotta work, right?
So in Perth, Australia, we chose 3 random fans out of the audience to give this unbelievable, extremely dangerous, world first attempt a try. If Cam Sinclair and Travis Pastrana think it’s a good idea, what could possibly go wrong?