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  • RACING PREVIEW: DEC. 29 TO JAN. 1

    Dakar Rally Motorcyle.

    One more week in the “rerun zone,” but fear not racing begins this weekend. Racing Preview for this week is again thin but that’s going to change this weekend. With New Year comes racing as the thunder returns. Locally Livfast Exit 28 Motocross track will probably be having practice sessions from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. When this was written there was no confirmation so one needs to check first. For those racing in the Bishop Winter Series there are practice sessions on Saturday. Usually at 8 a.m. is when the gates open followed by track time.

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  • OVAL TRACK SEASON REVIEW

    Cory Sample: 100th IMCA Victory.

    Time to look back at this year’s oval track season as we get ready for the New Year and the 2017 season. The Oval Track Season Review highlights months of hard racing for championships. It was a season that saw a new series, a class coming back from near extinction, one track being brought back to life and maybe the departure of another. It certainly wasn’t a dull year. Topping the list is of achievements is IMSA racer Cory Sample. His year ended with at least three track championships, the Iron Man title, the western regional title and being runner

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  • RACING PREVIEW: DEC. 22 TO 25

    Push Truck Santa.

    Another slow week for race fans but fear not the action will begin shortly. Racing Preview this week is deep in the “Rerun Zone.” Most everyone is taking the Christmas weekend off but there’s still a bunch to see. Locally, I’m not sure if Livfast Exit 28 will be open this weekend. If they are practice will be from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Best to check their Facebook page to find out. Over on TV and on the Internet there are more than a few things to watch. On Thursday MAVTV is carrying the load and

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  • ZACH RIVERA: KART RACER MOVES UP

    Zach Rivera.

    Northern Nevada is blessed with many young racers. And this article is about one of them. Zach Rivera is one of the many young people racing with the Northern Nevada Kart Club. And like many young drivers it’s an educational experience for this 16-year-old. Unlike many of his competitors he came to the sport a bit later than they did. “It’s always been a thing with my dad. He used to do it a while back, got back into it and started the shop,” he said. “At first I really didn’t want to do it, just wanted to help him

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  • RACING PREVIEW: DECEMBER 15 TO 18

    Winter Jam Drifting Poster.

    The Racing Preview again it’s a bit slim for race fans although Northern California will have a very different event this weekend. There is also a live event on the Internet as well as a bundle of racing shows to watch this weekend. Locally Livfast Exit 28, depending on the weather, will be open for practice from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. There will be practice time at the Bishop, California MX track starting at 8 a.m. Saturday for anyone racing in that series. The big event in Northern California is Winter Jam at Sonoma Raceway, Sears

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  • MCCOY’S OFF ROAD CENTER

    McCoy's Off Road Center

    CARSON CITY (Dec. 9) – Following one’s passion then starting a business related to that passion is a real blessing. And that’s how McCoy’s Off Road Center got started. Ed and Rheyanna McCoy own and operate the business. He’s well known in the motorcycle and recreational community and has been involved with motorcycles for most of his life. “My family was in racing and I’ve been riding since I was three years old,” he said. “Probably racing at 10. “I quite racing professionally in 1981 and didn’t start racing again until ’96. Finally he had enough of Southern California and

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  • RACING PREVIEW:DECEMBER 8 TO 11

    Racing preview for this week is again slim pickings when it comes to live racing and many times only reruns are on TV and the Internet. However there are some live events to be seen or to attended. Locally, and depending on the weather, Livfast Exit 28 will hold practice sessions from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. There is one motorcycle event on tap in Marysville, California this weekend. It’s an AMA District 36 event at the track over there. Saturday, beginning at 8:30 a.m. has a slate of six races while Sunday, starting at 8 a.m.

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  • NORTHERN NEVADA KART CLUB BANQUET

    NNKC: Karter of the Year.

    RENO (Dec. 3) – Northern Nevada Kart Club (NNKC) held its annual awards banquet at the Grand Sierra Hotel and Spa this weekend. Awards, including special recognition, finishes and a very special one were handed out as well as a raffle for prizes. President Brian Rivera started things off with some comments about the state of the club and his hopes for the future. Rivera explained the future of the track is still up in the air as negotiations with the airport authority are still going on. He also introduced the 2016 board and noted the elections won’t be held

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