Slopestyle and freeride are diverging: freeride is supposed to be lawless - free in name and attitude - while slopestlye is codified, judged, and regulated by the FMB. However, these two spheres share many of the same riders, brilliant athletes who are helping to progress the notion of what's possible on a full suspension bicycle. Each of our nominees has made a significant impact on mountain biking in 2014, however, we can only honour one champion. This year's nominees include Cam Zink, Andreu Lacondeguy, Brett Rheeder, Brandon Semenuk, and Anthony Messere.
Troy Lee Designs rider Cole Seely continued his steady improvement during his rookie campaign in the 450SX Class with a solid fifth-place finish in Oakland, California. The fourth stop of the series seemed to favor the Honda rider as he collected his best finish of the season.
Chip Ganassi bristles when his No. 02 team is called the "star car." Truth is, the moniker couldn't be more appropriate right now.
Ganassi's all-star driver lineup of three-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon, Daytona 500 winner Jamie McMurray, Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan and NASCAR's reigning top rookie Kyle Larson won the prestigious Rolex 24 at Daytona on Sunday to give the team owner his record-setting sixth victory in 12 attempts.
Scott Pruett might not garner the headlines of the marquee drivers in NASCAR or IndyCar, but he's one of the most accomplished race-car drivers in America.
Tequila Patrón ESM begins a new motorsports chapter this weekend. Set to compete in the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) and the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup races of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Tequila Patrón ESM kicks off its 2015 season in its home state during the 53rd Annual Rolex 24 At Daytona.
Troy Lee has come a long way since he started painting helmets decades ago, although he is still the best in the business at that. What started as a love for motocross and art has transformed into a multi-million dollar business, and one of the most high profile efforts in the AMA Supercross and motocross series. Since it’s conception, team TLD has seen #1 plates and race wins, and now at the hands of Jessy Nelson is looking for it’s first championship in 250 West Supercross. But it did not all just appear out of thin air. Take a trip down memory lane with a brief history of how the TLD / Lucas Oil / Red Bull / KTM team got to the top step of American motocross.