The Isle of Man TT is one of the oldest and arguably craziest motorcycle events on the planet. The prestigious race was first held in 1907 and has been run on the current Snaefell Mountain Course since 1911. Due to constant safety concerns, the event has not been part of the FIM (International Motorcycling Federation) race schedule since 1989. The Isle of Man Department of Tourism has held the event since that time, branding it as the Isle of Man TT Festival. Read more
Archive for month: August, 2011
Watching Marcel Irnie’s motorcycle racing career evolve was frustrating at times. He showed incredible speed, but his progress was really starting to be affected but under-powered and unreliable machinery. That all changed a few weeks back when sponsor Redline Motorsports gave him the opportunity to race a splendidly prepared Honda CBR1000RR. An Oregon state race would be Irnie’s first ride on a 1000cc machine and his first crack at the highly competitive Formula Ultra class. As you’ll see in the video, competitive machinery can make a world of difference! Read more
AMSOIL has introduced a brand new manual transmission fluid for semi-trucks and other heavy-duty commercial applications. The AMSOIL SAE 50 Long-Life Synthetic Transmission Oil is designed to provide improved shifting performance, outstanding wear control and an extend service life of 500,000 miles (800,000 KM). Read more
No INJEN is not going out of business. AMSOIL has chosen to end their partnership with INJEN and stop offering air intake systems as a sideline. The INJEN/AMSOIL intakes are/were a very high-quality item and a terrific value. Some systems are still available while supplies last. Contact us to see if there is a system available for your vehicle.
AMSOIL has broadened their product line by adding 0W-20 synthetic motor oils to the XL and OE lines and a synthetic 5W-20 to the Signature Series. Read more