Author: Wes Williams

GP's exit the USA?

Today, FIM have just presented the provisional schedule for the 2012 FIM World Motocross Championship, and to the surprise of many the US round has been omitted from the schedule. While Glen Helen will be no more within the GP's, we do however see the return of Lierop, a track that has been greatly missed the past few years. Additionally, a stop has been added in Mexico for the fifth round.

FIM MX1/MX2 Motocross World Championships

Date / FMNR / Venue / Country

08.04 KNMV Valkenswaard Netherlands

22.04 RFME La Bañeza Spain

29.04 FMP Agueda Portugal

13.05 FMM Tba Mexico

20.05 CBM Beto Carrero Brazil

03.06 FFM St Jean d'Angely France

10.06 DMSB Teutschenthal Germany

24.06 LaMSF Kegums Latvia

01.07 SVEMO Uddevalla Sweden

29.07 FMB Tba Belgium

05.08 ACCR Loket Czech Republic

19.08 ACU Matterley Basin Great Britain

02.09 KNMV Lierop The Netherlands

09.09 FFM Ernée France

07.10 BMF Sevlievo Bulgaria

14.10 FMI tba Italy

Barcia Goes Platinum

With special thanks to Tag Metals, Vurbmoto released the highly anticipated Justin Barcia Platinum video today, adding to their already large catalog of amazing video shoots. This is certainly one video that you won't want to miss.

Christophe Pourcel Turns Green Again

After a rough start to the summer here in the United States, Frenchman Christophe Pourcel headed back to the Eastern hemisphere to join up with the Pro Circuit CLS Kawasaki team, where he plans to compete in the remaining rounds of the 2011 World Championship series. The video below is one of the first glimpses of him riding his new bike in his full colors.

New issue of Motocross Illustrated

Another issue of "the most exciting Motocross magazine in Europe" (dubbed by offering you another look at the FIM World Motocross Championship in the FREE e-magazine. Great stories with Rui Goncalves, Harri Kullas, the heroeos of Team USA, another classic story on American legend Jeremy McGrath, plus features on the Red Bull Pro Nationals and the British Grand Prix.

Skullcandy and Deft Gloves making babies?

That's what it looks like, and what beautiful babies they've made. The collaboration between the two companies is monumental in the pairing of motocross related products to the mainstream market. Look for really cool products to continue coming from these guys.