California Classic Championship Motocross 2021

Safe and Sane Advances Talon Hawkins to Supercross Futures in Anaheim

PALA, Calif. – Looking at the West qualifier results for the Supercross Futures event during Anaheim 2 in January, you see familiar names in the amateur rankings at the top, such as Chance Hymas and his dominating performance at the 2021 Cal Classic, Ryder Difrancesco, Brock Bennett and others. One name that was uncharacteristically at […]

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Chance Hymas wins 2021 Cal Classic at Fox Raceway for the Supercross Futures qualified. Photo by Justin Schuoler / Kickin' the Tires

Chance Hymas Dominates Cal Classic at Fox Raceway, 22-Rider Grid Set for A2 Supercross Futures

PALA, Calif. – Chance Hymas dominates in the 250 Pro Supercross Futures in the 2021 Cal Classic race at Fox Raceway, as 22 riders qualify for Anaheim 2 in January. With a 1-1 finish, Hymas leads the way for his class to be the first seed qualifying for the Supercross Futures early next year. “It […]

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Katie Hettinger races at Hickory Motor Speedway.

14-Year-Old Katie Hettinger Makes Presence Known with Victory at Hickory Motor Speedway

DRYDEN, Mich. (Sept. 13, 2021) – Even at 5’1”, 14-year-old Katie Hettinger will walk into Hickory (N.C.) Motor Speedway a little taller this Saturday. That’s because on Sept. 4 at the .363-mile oval, Hettinger won the 50-lap Limited Late Model feature as part of the Bobby Isaac Memorial event. In scoring her first victory at the “Birthplace […]

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MDG Karting & HRT Driver Development Announce Merger for Remainder of 2021 Karting Season

ORANGE, Calif. – On Friday, Motorsport Development Group and HRT Driver Development have announced a merger to join forces for the remainder of the 2021 season. Their combined efforts will take effect and start this weekend at Willow Springs International Raceway for the California ProKart Challenge on September 11 in Rosamond, California. “I started a […]

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Mike D’s BBQ joins Hunter Smith for multiple DNQ Karting Series races

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Hunter Smith will sport new sponsor Mike D’s BBQ as he returns to the seat of the No. 35 Joey Gase Racing kart in the DNQ Karting Series tomorrow evening. Smith, the owner of FitStop Performance where he is a performance coach for motorsports athletes is no stranger to racing. […]

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Preece Prevails; Connecticut native wins NASCAR Modified Race at New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. – Thirty-one cars entered Whelen 100 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS), but the opening showdown of Doubleheader Saturday came down to just three, with Ryan Preece holding off a wicked fast Justin Bonsignore and Ron Silk to earn his first-ever points win at his home track. “I feel like I won Daytona,” […]

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Young BMX Riders Leave Their Mark on The Big Easy

By Jerry Jordan, Editor Known for great food and amazing parties, the New Orleans area is a destination stop for adults from around the world wanting to get a feel for The Big Easy. But this past weekend several hundred youngsters from across the country descended on Gretna BMX Raceway for the Bayou Classic Nationals, […]

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Hunter Smith to get back behind the wheel at Millbridge Speedway

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Before he started FitStop Performance in 2018, combining his love of fitness and motorsports, Hunter Smith spent his time behind the wheel of race cars. It has been five years since his last major race, but that all changes next weekend. That is right. He is back. New Jersey’s own […]

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