All posts by Larry Tate

(Racing News Editor/Features contributor) Larry has been in the motorcycle industry since the days of the first Velocycle and uses his vast knowledge and no-nonsense speak to cover all things racing for the CMG. Larry resides in the Napanee area of Ontario – just far enough away form the chaos of Toronto.

Spies, Mladin in yawnfest

And farther back … Hodgson, DiSalvo, Bostrom fight for third The suspense was, um, non-existent at California’s Fontana Speedway for the third round of the AMA Superbike series (the second under the direct control of Canada’s Colin Fraser who also directs the Parts Canada superbike and Moto ST endurance series). Race 1, Yoshimura Suzuki … Continue reading Spies, Mladin in yawnfest

Turn 2 expand

Genevieve Lesieur receives the CMG racing babe of the year award (complete with staff phone numbers). The popular track day rental and riding instructional group Turn 2 Sportbike rentals has announced its 2008 plans, including dates at Calabogie, Mosport, and Shannonville.  The group will continue to use Suzuki GSX-R600s and is expanding the educational side … Continue reading Turn 2 expand

Race shake-up on Right Coast

AMP race course For the first time since Atlantic Motorsport Park was built in 1974, the Atlantic Motorcycle Competition Riders Association (AMCRA) won’t be running motorcycle races there. But no fear, there will be a complete race schedule at the Shubenacadie track. Following an "emergency meeting" in early January, AMCRA said, "After an in-depth review … Continue reading Race shake-up on Right Coast