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Monster Energy Kawasaki Announces 2015 Racing Team

October 1, 2014

 

  Villopoto Sets Sights on World Championship Irvine, Calif. (October 1, 2014) - Monster Energy Kawasaki is excited to continue its legendary form into the 2015 season aboard the championship proven Kawasaki KX™ lineup. Following nine major championships in the United States, Kawasaki announced that Ryan Villopoto will look to capture another prestigious title by contesting the FIM Motocross World Championship in 2015. Leading the charge in the U.S. for Kawasaki, the team welcomes...

 

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Ninja H2R Press Release

October 1, 2014

 

  When Kawasaki first conceived the Ninja H2R, the driving development concept was to offer the kind of acceleration no rider had experienced before. That a motorcycle be "Fun to Ride" is one of Kawasaki's guiding principles. But while there are many ways for a motorcycle to be enjoyed, it was felt that having incredible acceleration was a major factor in delivering ultimate riding exhilaration. Powering the Ninja H2R is a supercharged engine with a design target of 300 PS allied to a...

 

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Parker Wraps Up TT Flat Track Championship

August 21, 2014

 

  John Parker wrapped up his third TT Flat Track Scrambles Championship south of the border in Medina, NY at the final round of the title hunt on July 27th. Parker dominated the proceedings on the part dirt track/part motocross track with true grit and style, winning every qualifier and feature race of the five-round series. Parker previously won the TT Flat Track Scrambles Championship in 2009 and 2010.   “July proved to be a good month for me both in Medina and Welland,...

 

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Kawasaki's final stop of the Ninja Experience Tour - Atlantic Motorsport Park

July 29, 2014

 

Kawasaki and the riders at Atlantic Motorsport Park enjoyed perfect weather on the track at the last stop of the 2014 Ninja Experience Tour. There was much to celebrate this year as it marked the 30th Anniversary of the Ninja. And what better way to celebrate than getting the sense of what a Kawasaki Ninja can do on the track. We couldn't have done it without the enthusiasm and particupation of everyone involved in this unique opportunity. Kawasaki would like to thank all of the riders who took...

 

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Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki’s Austin Politelli Returns to the Podium at Sand Del Lee

July 28, 2014

 

  Kamloops, BC (July 23, 2014) Round 6 brought the CMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals to the Capital as Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki finished on the podium at Sand Del Lee MX Park, just outside Ottawa, Ontario on Sunday. Austin Politelli returned to championship form by grabbing the holeshot and taking the win in the first MX2 moto, but had to rebound from a last-place start to round out the podium with third overall. Hometown boy, Jeremy Medaglia was comfortable in the deep sandy loam and...

 

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Parker Rebounds from Injury-Shortened 2013 Season

July 11, 2014

 

  After seeing last year’s dirt track season cut dramatically short due to a fractured pelvis, sustained at a race in Medina, NY, John Parker has fully embraced the 2014 season, which started for him at the Burford Fairgrounds Pro 1/2-Mile on May 2 in Burford, ON.   Although he had been off his bike since mid-July last year – he only did a bit of recreational ice racing during the winter months and some weather-permitting, off road training beginning early May –...

 

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Ninja Experience Tour-Fun in the sun at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

June 23, 2014

 

The third stop of Kawasaki's Ninja Experience Tour was the first dry stop for the season. Canadian Tire Motorsport Park was filled with Ninja's and smiling faces with a full day of excitment. Join us this week in Alberta at Castrol Raceway for the next Ninja Experience!

 

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Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki Continues Podium Streak at Their Hometown National

June 13, 2014

 

  Kamloops, BC (June 10, 2014) Round 2 of the CMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals took place Sunday in the Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki team’s backyard, Whispering Pines Raceway in Kamloops, BC. Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki did not disappoint at their home track as Josh Hill put his KX™450F on the podium in both motos to finish second overall in MX1, while Jeremy Medaglia shined in MX2 to score his first podium of the season in third overall. Teddy Maier battled sickness to...

 

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Kawasaki Kicks off the Ninja Experience Tour at Calabogie Motorsports Park

June 5, 2014

 

Rain or shine, the Ninja Experience at Calabogie Motorsports Park was a great success with nothing but smiling faces to start the tour. Check us out on June 11 at Toronto Motorsports Park for track day number two of our tour!

 

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Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki Scores Double Podiums in Season Opener

June 5, 2014

 

  Josh Hill third overall in Canadian National Debut Kamloops, BC(June 3, 2014) The 2014 CMRC Canadian Motocross National series kicked off this past weekend under warm, sunny weather at The Wastelands track in Nanaimo, on British Columbia’s scenic Vancouver Island and the two-time defending Canadian National champion team of Monster Energy Thor Kawasaki was excited to get back on the track and work on making it a third straight year of bringing home the championships.   In MX1,...

 

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