July 2004
Dirt Bike;Jul2004, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p18
Reports developments related to the motorcycle sports in the U.S. as of July 2004. Development of a linkless rear suspension system for Honda motorcycles; Injuries sustained by motorcyclist racer Scott Summers during the South Carolina GNCC event; Points penalized by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) to some participants in the THG AMA Supercross in Texas; Contract signed by motorcyclist Ricky Carmichael with the Suzuki racing team.


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