40 Years of AMA Superbike Racing Display at Honda Superbike Showdown of California
Wayne Rainey's 1983 Kawasaki GPz750 will be one of the many former AMA Superbikes on display at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, July 8-10.

(NEWS RELEASE) Iconic Race Bikes Will Be Displayed at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca COSTA MESA, CA, JUNE 27 – Continuing the celebration of 40 years of AMA Superbike racing, MotoAmerica will display some of the iconic machinery from the past during the Honda Superbike Showdown of California at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, July 8-10. Fans…

Who’s Back There?
James White takes a quick glance back to see how big his lead is over Michael Cohen (both riders on Suzuki GSX-R750s) coming out of the International Horseshoe at Daytona late in the CCS Amateur Heavyweight Superbike race in March of 1996. (Henny Abrams photo)

James White, Suzuki GSX-R750 mounted, takes a quick glance back to see how big his lead is over Michael Cohen, on a Kawasaki ZX7, coming out of the International Horseshoe at Daytona late in the CCS Amateur Heavyweight Superbike race in March of 1996. White went on to win the race over Cohen. It was a great Bike…

Yamaha TRX850: The Forgotten Gem
Alan Cathcart on a Yamaha TRX850 sprinting away to a commanding victory in the AHRMA Battle of the Twins F1 race at Daytona International Speedway in March of 1996. (Henny Abrams photo)

This photo shows Alan Cathcart on a Yamaha TRX850 sprinting away to a commanding victory in the AHRMA Battle of the Twins F1 race at Daytona International Speedway in March of 1996. The shot made me wonder whatever happened to the TRX850. It came on the scene in the mid-90s and was described by MCN…

Iizuka vs. Jackson-Bell at Pocono NASB (1996)
Masahiro Iizuka (No.8) and Vicky Jackson-Bell (No. 74) battle side by side on their Honda RS125Rs at round seven of the NASB International Grand Prix presented by Idemitsu and HRC at Pocono International Raceway. Iizuka went on to win the series title. (Henny Abrams photo)

Masahiro Iizuka (No.8) and Vicky Jackson-Bell (No. 74) battle side by side at round seven of the NASB International Grand Prix presented by Idemitsu and HRC at Pocono International Raceway. Iizuka and Jackson-Bell ran this close nearly the entire way with Iizuka scoring the victory in the nine-lap final by just 0.26 seconds. Both riders…