motocross

Diggin’ the dirt at Hangtown

Matt Kreegar can already feel the energy of the Rockstar Energy Hangtown Motocross Classic. Kreegar, 35, of Auburn is competing in the B-Class amateur division for a spot at amateu ...

Scott still chasing speed record

If it weren’t for the weather calling the shots a few weeks ago, long-time Auburn resident Glen Scott may have returned from Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats with a new land speed ...

Snyders spur each other to success

Now at two different points in their lives, two Weimar brothers are looking to follow motocross as far as it can take them. At age 23, Kent Snyder has not ruled out going profess ...

Soaring with select company

His buddies know better than to ask K.J. McKenzie if he wants to go swimming or play video games. The 14-year-old rarely has time these days to be a teenager. He would much rather ...

Hall of Fame motorcycle racer “Magoo” Chandler dead at 50

Foresthill Divide motocross racer Danny “Magoo” Chandler, whose star shone brightest on the international stage in the 1980s until a crash left him a quadriplegic, died late Tu ...

A moto-vated senior

“MX 4EVR.” Jason Becker’s passion for racing motocross is evident in the specialty license plate on his Toyota Tacoma. He hoped he’d be able to incorporate his sport into ...

Mammoth Bar motocross track closes

For at least three weeks, area motocross riders will have to find some place else to ride besides Mammoth Bar. The popular motocross track located off Old Foresthill Road will be ...

Hangtime at Hangtown

RANCHO CORDOVA — Nathan Gibson listens attentively in the aluminum bleachers at the Prairie City State Vehicular Recreation Area as his father, Mark, shares stories about a track ...