Anybody here using the cycle news archives? I have my old issues going back to 1978. They have not stored well because of frequent moves and the humid south. I was going to start digging through them but while looking at the pictures of the BETA 300 ... more »
Added reply in a thread Bob Hannah 27 wins 3/29/2015 3:31 AM
Neither off season 79 missed all of 80. came back with a bang at saddleback and the famous battle with howerton
Added reply in a thread Making Dirt "Harder" 3/23/2015 4:38 AM
He who lays that on dirt will have piece on earth
Added reply in a thread Regional strategies needed.. 3/22/2015 4:53 PM
What if regionals are going to a two Moto format?
Added reply in a thread OT:Daytona 200 3/14/2015 2:06 PM
I remember watching the 82 race while I was in the hospital recovering from a street bike wreck after a lady back out in front of me. Roberts. On a 500 and Spencer on a 750. What an awesome race that was. the pig farmer from Dalton, GA was always one ... more »
Added reply in a thread RC and Bob Hannah 3/11/2015 7:59 PM
Can't tell who is on the far left. 2nd from left is lee McCollum, a long time wrench. Then Brian mecelroy, Fred Andrews, trophy girl, might be Suzuki wrench Jim Danforth, then Jose Gonzales, I believe the Yamaha shirt is worn by Greg quador, and I can't ... more »
Added reply in a thread World's Biggest bull-$hitter? 3/7/2015 3:49 PM
I am with Randy on this one. Diamond Dan is to bs what rc was to Moto.
Added reply in a thread Mountain Motorsports bait and switch scam! 3/6/2015 9:17 AM
Wow, jimmy was there back in 87 when I dealt with kor some. Does Byron still own it?
Added reply in a thread WTH happened to Atlanta? 70k my ass! 2/21/2015 8:45 PM
Oops..... Apologize looking at it on a phone and called couldn't see the.entire image.
Added reply in a thread WTH happened to Atlanta? 70k my ass! 2/21/2015 8:41 PM
maybe you need to.take a good look at the map. look close. Don't know.everything, but I do know the difference between Georgia and Missouri on a map
Added reply in a thread attendence talking points (start of the night show) 1/18/2015 4:58 AM
Doesn't matter if attendance is off. the sport is growing because the number of twitter subscribers is up.
Added reply in a thread AMA SX site still dormant 12/28/2014 4:01 PM
Perhaps the AMA has turned the site over to the fim. the fim has decided to give it the same prompt attention as other issues they have,dealt with recently. look for breaking news on the 2015 sx season in late August.
Added reply in a thread This week's Classic Steel is a look back at the awesome 1982 Suzuki RM250Z 12/25/2014 8:51 PM
I had an 82 cr 250 and was at a race and discovered a crack in the frame. I looked around for a bike to borrow and a guy offered to let me use his 82 rm. I took it back into the far reaches of the pit are and did a couple of burnouts and took it back ... more »
Added reply in a thread cycle news archives? 11/5/2014 11:16 AM
Am I understanding that they have not archived "cycle news east"? anybody remember exactly when they went to the single issue, 1980 or after that? wish I had a couple of the "WDCHTHTDIIC" shirts they sold.
Added reply in a thread cycle news archives? 11/5/2014 6:51 AM
LOL yeah the old man that ran it would ask riders not to roost going over the mole hill jumps because he had a hard time fixing them with his little kubota. $5 to practice when they weren't running races. of course, it was barely "prepped " on race days. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Michigan track needs your help! 10/28/2014 8:07 PM
Tell them.you will be happy to tear the track down and do what you really wanted to to begin with..... That you have always wanted to have some commercial grade chicken houses and in your best Robert Duvall voice say " I just love the smell of chicken ... more »
Added reply in a thread I would like to see the AMA do something about tracks 10/9/2014 7:45 PM
The ama won't.set.guidelines because if they do and people.still crash (and they will) then they are sucked.into litigation. I am not.sure that the organization that has allowed our sport to turn into one with 4 year olds racing on machines producing ... more »
Added reply in a thread Burying things for jumps? 10/6/2014 5:42 PM
Been building tracks.for 25 years. buried stuff always comes back to haunt you. what would a.round bale.save you, two cubic yards at most? Not.worth the hassle.of it getting mixed.in with the good dirt if you make changes or more.importantly, making ... more »
Added reply in a thread I need input from anyone involved with a moto track and finances 9/18/2014 8:09 PM
This reply belongs in the hall of.fame..... Truer words have never been spoken Been helping at tracks.since I987, over 500 events... Started.running.my own in 1994... Over 400 races and countless practices...... if you seek knowledge start with that ... more »
Added reply in a thread Silly Season Discussion: Pros who have upped their game with a brand switch? 9/15/2014 5:09 AM
Jeff Stanton, Yamaha to honda both of carmichael's switches, from long time team kawi to honda, and then when Honda thought he was finished and dropped him, he moved to Suzuki and made them regret the decision