Tag: obituary

William Dunlop: 1985-2018

Racer William Dunlop of the famed road racing Dunlop family has died after crashing during practice in a race in…

10 months ago

Five-Time World Motocross Champion Eric Geboers: 1962-2018

Belgian motocross racer Eric Geboers, the first man to win World MX titles in the 125cc, 250cc and 500cc divisions…

12 months ago

Ángel Nieto, “12+1”-Time World Champion: 1947-2017

Grand Prix racing legend Ángel Nieto has died at the age of 70, succumbing to injuries after being hit by…

2 years ago

Nicky Hayden: July 30, 1981-May 22, 2017

Racing fans the world over were gutted today after hearing the news that Nicky Hayden has succumbed to injuries suffered…

2 years ago

Joe Leonard: 1932-2017

Joe Leonard, a three-time AMA Grand National champion who went on to race Indy Cars, passed away on April 27,…

2 years ago

Robert M. Pirsig, Author Of Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance, Dies At 88

Author Robert M. Pirsig died at his home today in South Berwick, Maine, he was 88 years old. Pirsig, best…

2 years ago

Motorsports Legend John Surtees Passes: 1934-2017

The motorsports community is saddened today by the loss of one of the true legends of motorcycle racing. John Surtees,…

2 years ago

Head Shake – The Guy Who Loved Bikes

Greg Harrison showed me the phrase “living the dream” wasn’t a fantasy; it could be attained, I had seen it.

2 years ago