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MIRock Superbike Series contingency listings total $169,200 for 2012

MIRock Superbike Series contingency listings total $169,200 for 2012

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Contingency programs are a great way to earn extra money at the event while promoting the products that you use on your bike. The racer can make some additional cash just by purchasing products from the contingency sponsors and running their decals on their bike. Use their product… run their decals… Win extra cash! All […]

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How to set up your motorcycle shock and suspension for performance

How to set up your motorcycle shock and suspension for performance

| January 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

Brock’s Performance president, Brock Davidson, an avid performance enthusiast and past national championship winning rider as well as tuner, explains how to adjust the rear suspension on his BMW S1000RR ‘Christine’ for drag race use. Follow along as he explains how the rebound dampening functions as it relates to the launch and down track acceleration […]

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Brock’s Performance signs on as “Street ET” sponsor at MIROCK!

Brock’s Performance signs on as “Street ET” sponsor at MIROCK!

| January 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Brock’s Performance has signed on as the new Street ET class sponsor in the MIROCK Superbike Series for 2012! Brock’s Performance has been a loyal contingency sponsor of the MIROCK series since 2008, and wanted to step up their support for the Street ET racers in the Street ET class. The Street ET class […]

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Phillips listed in the 2012 Guinness Book of World Records

Phillips listed in the 2012 Guinness Book of World Records

| January 25, 2012 | 6 Comments

Michael Phillips has been around the racing scene for a number of years and has set many records and won many races during his racing career from street bike all the way to the NHRA Pro Stock motorcycle ranks. Recently a Dragbike Live staff member was in a local book store and just happened to […]

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Star Racing to run NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle class in 2012?

Star Racing to run NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle class in 2012?

| January 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

  The question was “are you planning to bring Star Racing back to NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racing in 2012″. George Byrce’s reply, “the only way I would be interested in going back on full scale tour would be with a wheel with five spokes and that would have to include the best rider,best motorcycle, […]

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Manufacturers Cup organizers hold Winter retreat to discuss 2012 season

Manufacturers Cup organizers hold Winter retreat to discuss 2012 season

| January 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Manufacturers Cup group met this past weekend in an effort to give the sport some much needed direction on a national level. The group met in Orlando over two days and covered all aspects of the upcoming 2012 Cup events. This type of gathering is unprecedented in motorcycle drag racing. “I think just the […]

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Steve Earwood among 2012 NHRA Hall of Fame Inductees

Steve Earwood among 2012 NHRA Hall of Fame Inductees

| January 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

Steve Earwood, who created the Southern Pro Stock Circuit, managed Gainesville Raceway and Atlanta Dragway, ran the NHRA’s national media department anddirected Rockingham Dragway’s resurgence in the 1990s when the North Carolina track played host to the NHRA’s Winston Invitational,will be one of three 2012 inductees into the NHRA Division 2 Hall of Fame. Earwood, […]

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Go inside Vance and Hines with Eddie Krawiec,Andrew and Matt Hines as your tour guide

Go inside Vance and Hines with Eddie Krawiec,Andrew and Matt Hines as your tour guide

| January 10, 2012 | 5 Comments

  Have you ever wanted to see inside the world famous Vance and Hines manufacturing facility? Then here is your chance to take a tour with Eddie Krawiec,Matt Hines and his brother Andrew Hines. The guys take you  on a tour through the many different departments that are responsible for the products the company manufacturers […]

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Schnitz Summer Sizzler MIRock event rescheduled for 2012/Updated Series Schedule

Schnitz Summer Sizzler MIRock event rescheduled for 2012/Updated Series Schedule

| December 28, 2011 | 1 Comment

  The Schnitz Summer Sizzler MIRock event for the 2012 season hosted at Rockingham Dragway has been rescheduled. The original date of June 23-24, 2012 has been changed to June 30-July 1, 2012 as noted below in red. 2012 MiRock Schedule   Honda-Suzuki of Sanford “Spring Bike Open” March 17-18, 2012 Rockingham, NC Fast by […]

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Thunder Valley Dragbike Shootout set to return to Bristol in 2012

Thunder Valley Dragbike Shootout set to return to Bristol in 2012

| December 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

    Two-wheel fans will want to make Thunder Valley their home in August. The action begins Aug. 10-12 2012. The Second Annual Thunder Valley Dragbike Shootout features the hottest drag bikes on the planet battling for big money and even bigger bragging rights. Additional information to follow with class structure and payouts and hotel […]

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Schnitz Racing goes with price match guarantee

Schnitz Racing goes with price match guarantee

| December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Schnitz Motorsports, Inc. is so confident we have the lowest price that we now guarantee it! If you find a lower advertised price from any authorized U.S. dealer on an in stock product, call or email us and we’ll match any verifiable price. Why settle for freebie offers when you can save real money on […]

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Go from Zero to a Hero with Rickey Gadson and the ZX14R

Go from Zero to a Hero with Rickey Gadson and the ZX14R

| December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Four consumers will be given a chance to race nine-time AMA Drag Bike Champion Rickey Gadson to win a 2012 Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R, the world’s quickest production sportbike. Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. is asking potential contestants to submit an essay to www.kawasaki.com/zerotohero explaining why they should race Gadson in the “Zero to Hero” promotion, beginning […]

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Hays Machine Works Quick-Lok System introduced

Hays Machine Works Quick-Lok System introduced

| December 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Introducing the Quick -Lok system, a convenient solution for maintaining your clutch quickly and easily with no downtime. The Quick-Lok system allows the user to replace and maintain the hardened steel buttons in there pressure plate quickly and easily at there convenience. Contact Information: Hays Machine Works 14829 Middlesborough Dr. Matthews, NC 28104 Phone– 704.713.9274 Email: […]

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Brocks Throttle Pin Mount Busa (08-11) fixes broken throttles

Brocks Throttle Pin Mount Busa (08-11) fixes broken throttles

| November 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Brocks Throttle Pin Mount fixes broken throttles on the 2008-2011 Suzuki Hayabusa GSX1300R due to the plastic housing mount being twisted off.

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Wanna take a ride aboard Stotz’s six second CBR1000RR?

Wanna take a ride aboard Stotz’s six second CBR1000RR?

| November 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Youtuber gsxrrick38 posted up a very different view of the historic first turbo charged Pro Street bike into the six second zone. A Go Pro mounted on the side of the Honda CBR1000RR captured a unique feel and angle to the 6.98 elapsed time of the Honda at 198 miles per hour….go ahead and take […]

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How to install clutch cushion kit in a 2008-2011 ZX10R

How to install clutch cushion kit in a 2008-2011 ZX10R

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Watch as Brock Davidson of Brocks Performance guides you through the installation process and shows you how to install Brocks Performance Clutch Cushio Kit in a 2008-2011 Kawasaki ZX10R. The clutch cushion kit is available for the Kawasaki ZX-10R for years 2008-2011 from Brocks Performance.com Make sure to check out the Dragbike Live.com “Tech Department” […]

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MiRock Superbike Series 2012 schedule released

MiRock Superbike Series 2012 schedule released

| November 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

2012 MiRock Schedule   Honda-Suzuki of Sanford “Spring Bike Open” March 17-18, 2012 Rockingham, NC Fast by Gast “Spring Nationals” April 28 – 29, 2012 Budds Creek, MD Fast by Gast “Summer Showdown” June 2-3, 2012 Budds Creek, MD Schnitz Racing “Summer Sizzler” June 30-July 1, 2012 Rockingham, NC Fast by Gast / WPGC “Bike […]

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MiRock Superbike Series Hall of Fame announced

MiRock Superbike Series Hall of Fame announced

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

The MiRock Superbike Series Hall of Fame page has been announced,released and updated. The MiRock Superbike Series Hall of Fame is a listing comprising of all past Champions of the MiRock Superbike motorcycle drag racing series. The MiRock Suprebike Series is the largest all motorcycle drag racing series in the United States of America. Our […]

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How to install tires on BST Carbon Fiber rims,it’s easy as 1-2-3

How to install tires on BST Carbon Fiber rims,it’s easy as 1-2-3

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Brocks Performance’s engineering dept guides you through the installation process and shows you how easy it is to install tires on the BST Carbon Fiber lightweight rims. The BST Carbon Fiber rims are available exclusively from Brocks Performance.com  or an approved dealer of Brocks Performance. This will be a three part video tech series guiding […]

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MPS/Thyen Racing Get First Win! in Pro Comp at Manfacturers Cup Finals

MPS/Thyen Racing Get First Win! in Pro Comp at Manfacturers Cup Finals

| November 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

We had made several changes to the bike since the last time out and were hoping to run in the 4.20s at theManufacturers Cup. This is the biggest all motorcycle drag race event in the world, so we wanted to do well. The first run on Friday’s test session was a 4.41. We had a […]

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Video: Stotz’s historic 6.98et pass with exclusive interview!

Video: Stotz’s historic 6.98et pass with exclusive interview!

| November 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Dragbike Live.com film crew was on location during the Manufacturers Cup Finals held November 11-13 2011 at SGMP in Valdosta Ga. While filming the event we captured the exclusive video of Frankie Stotz, rider for Stotz Racing aboard his turbocharged Honda CBR 1000RR street bike became the first turbo charged street bike to break […]

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SGMP to host all grudge racing “Grudge Bowl”

SGMP to host all grudge racing “Grudge Bowl”

| November 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

South Georgia Motorsports Park Presents: 1st Annual GRUDGE BOWL – Season Finale BIKE and CAR Shootout, Thanksgiving weekend Friday & Saturday November 25th and 26th @ South Georgia Motorsports Park, Valdosta, Ga! Gates open @ 10am!!! Spectators $20(1day) $30(2days pass) Racers $35(1day) $60(2days pass) 2 FULL DAYS ALL GRUDGE RACING!!!!!! For more info call 601-301-0519 […]

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NHDRO releases 2012 season schedule

NHDRO releases 2012 season schedule

| November 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

  NHDRO, the midwest’s all motorcycle drag race series, is committed to offering racers and fans, action packed weekends full of fast bikes, good fun and lots of excitement. After an exciting inaugural 2011, 5 race season, NHDRO will continue in similar fashion with a 5 race series for 2012 with two visits to the […]

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Congratulations to the 2011 MiRock Champions

Congratulations to the 2011 MiRock Champions

| November 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to the MiRock Superbike Series Champions of 2011. 2011 Champion names listed above each photo. photos courtesy MiRock Superbike Series Ronnie Procopio Mickey Thompson Tires – 2011 Pro Mod Champion Rodney Williford Orient Express – 2011 Pro Street Champion Jeremy Teasley DME Racing – 2011 Real Street Champion Andy Baumbach FBR Shop – 2011 […]

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