Tag: motorcycle

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!

| 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

| 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?

| 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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Harley-Davidson Renews AHDRA Title Sponsorship for 2012

| January 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

    Harley-Davidson Motor Company is pleased to announce the renewal of its title sponsorship of the All Harley Drag Racing Association’s Screamin’ Eagle Performance Parts Championship Series for the 2012 racing season. “From 230mph nitro-burning Top Fuel Harleys to the Draggin’ Bagger class featuring our Screamin’ Eagle 120R race-use engine that debuted last season, […]

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Mike Berry Racing debuts new look for 2012 NHRA PSM Season

| January 20, 2012 | 6 Comments

  The 2012 season is almost upon us for Pro stock motorcycle owner and driver Mike Berry. Mike has enlisted the help of long time drag racer and executive management professional Ed Heystee, as VP to head up the promotional and marketing department for MBP Racing. The Team looks forward to Ed’s extensive knowledge and […]

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Indianapolis Raceway Park has a different look this time of year

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Old Man Winter visits everyone each time this year and while it is expected sometimes things go unnoticed. Snow is nothing new to many of us this time of year and with there are many picturesque scenes that we are all use when thinking of snow this time of the year scenes below are not […]

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Michael Phillips, NHRA PSM Rider suffers crash while testing

| January 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Michael Phillips, NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racer suffers crash while testing yesterday at Bradenton Motorsports Park in Bradenton Florida. In a report first put out by Competition Plus.com it is said that Phillips in okay and not seriously injured. For more information visit Competition Plus.com for full details and pictures of the crash.  

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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

| 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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Maryland International Raceway making major improvements for 2012 season

| January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Maryland International Raceway is making major improvements for 2012 season and in a big way. MIR as the track is known by many and to others simply as Budd’s Creek will take a different shape when racer’s arrive for testing and competition for the 2012 drag racing season kick off. Just as any track has […]

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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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Grudge Racer of the Year 2011 goes to….

| December 30, 2011 | 2 Comments

The results are in for the most prestigious award of the Grudge Racing scene in 2011. The 2011 Grudge Racer of the Year! Each year competitors of the grudge racing scene vote on nominated names of any racer they believe deserves to be considered for Grudge Racer of the Year. After a lengthy list of […]

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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

| 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

| 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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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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Videos:Korry Hogan fires up crowds with Top Fuel Dragbike/Legend remembered!

| December 2, 2011 | 2 Comments

Before Top Fuel drag bike rider Korry Hogan announced his retirement from Top Fuel Nitro Methane Motorcycle Drag Bike racing a few months ago due to a pretty bad high speed (over 200mph) crash in which he was actually blown/lifted from the bike after the finish line, he was at Bandimere Dragway’s Night of Fire […]

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Video: 2012 ZX14R runs 9.25et @ 151mph in stock form/Las Vegas Strip

| November 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

The all new Kawasaki ZX14R’s are making some waves with the recent release of the redesigned machine. Until now there have been no recorded runs of the all new 1441cc power plant  making runs down the 1/4 mile in a form close to and or such as stock as a dealership showroom would have it […]

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2012 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R Dyno Testing Video

| November 29, 2011 | 1 Comment

Brock Davidson of Brock’s Performance has been making parts for the new 2012 Kawasaki ZX14R, but until the November Manufacturer’s Cup event he’d never actually laid his hands on one. There he got to put Robert Fisher’s Roaring Toyz 2012 ZX14R through the paces on Hitman’s Dyno, while Rickey Gadson and Jeremy Teasley tore up […]

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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?

| 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

| 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

| 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

| 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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