Rodney Smith to Manage Race Team

Rodney Smith to Manage Race Team

Beta USA’s Rodney Smith has been promoted to head up the Beta USA race department. The AMA Hall of Famer and five-time GNCC champion has been working for Beta for the last 12 months as a rider coach and now will take over as the race team manager. Beta USA’s President Tim Pilg comments, “It has been a huge benefit […]

2018 Beta RR 2 Strokes

2018 Beta RR 2 Strokes

Lighter weight with better performance than ever before. The new 2018 Beta 250/300 RR 2-Strokes are arriving to the market with many new features. The Italian manufacturer was able to transfer much of the know-how gained from the great racing successes including World Enduro victories in both the E3 Riders Championship and the Manufacturers World Championship. The Beta engineers, along […]

Beta USA Race Team Update: Full Gas Sprint Enduro Monticello, Georgia

Beta USA Race Team Update: Full Gas Sprint Enduro Monticello, Georgia

Beta USA’s GNCC specialists Jordan Ashburn finished in third place at Round two of the Full Gas Sprint Enduro held in Monticello, Georgia this past weekend. The Tennessee racer continues to improve his speed at the two-day events and is becoming very comfortable aboard his Beta 430 RR. “Saturday started off good as I stayed consistent in the top fives. […]

Beta USA Race Team Update

Beta USA Race Team Update

Factory Beta’s Jordan Ashburn threw down some solid times at this past weekend’s opening round of the Full Gas Sprint Enduro held in Gaston, South Carolina. Ashburn finished on the podium in third beating out fourth by a mere 2 seconds. Teammates Drew Smith and Nick Davis also raced the series finishing 13th and 16th respectively in what was a […]

February 16, 2017 at 11:53 am 0 comments

Beta USA Race Team Update

Beta USA Race Team Update

The Beta Factory race team was busy this past weekend with their extreme team’s first event at the King Of Motos (KOM) held in Johnson Valley, California. Factory rider Max Gerston finished the event in second aboard his 300 RR two stroke. Woman racer Morgan Tanke rode her Beta Xtrainer to a solid 16th place in the amateur division beating […]

February 10, 2017 at 7:46 am 0 comments

Beta GNCC and EnduroX Teams Continue to Push

Beta GNCC and EnduroX Teams Continue to Push

The Beta USA factory team was in Masontown, West Virginia for round 11 of the GNCC race series. The event had unusually dusty conditions with silty trails with hidden rocks that caused many riders to go down. One of those riders was two-time World Enduro racer Johnny Aubert. After a second place start, the Frenchman stayed with the leaders only […]

September 29, 2016 at 7:44 am 0 comments

Beta USA Signs Jordan Ashburn

Beta USA Signs Jordan Ashburn

Beta USA has signed GNCC XC1 racer Jordan Ashburn to compete aboard a Factory Beta 390 RR in the elite GNCC XC1 series for 2017 and 2018. Young Ashburn hails from Livingston, Tennessee and is looking forward to being a part of the Beta team. “I am really excited to be a part of Beta USA for 2017-2018. I feel […]

September 8, 2016 at 11:12 am 0 comments

Beta Race Team Update

Beta Race Team Update

Purvines Race team was in Jerico Utah this past weekend for round three of the AMA National Hare & Hound Championship. Axel Pearson finished the race on the podium in third after a 40th place start. Pearson describes his race, “I came through the start banners around 40th but there was no dust from recent rain and I made some […]

Beta Race Team Update: Justin Wallis Makes History

Beta Race Team Update: Justin Wallis Makes History

Sportsman Cycle/Beta support racer Justin Wallis made history this past weekend winning the WORCS series race in Lake Havasu, Arizona. A first for both Wallis and Beta Motorcycles. Billed as one of the toughest of the series, the Havasu round separates the heavily stacked Pro field as endurance and conditioning play a major factor in the results. Raised in Caliente […]

Beta Race Team Update

Beta Race Team Update

Beta USA’s factory team kicked off their Eastern swing season in Sumter, South Carolina this past weekend for round one of the AMA National Enduro series. The series continues to gain strength under the direction of Alan Randt and his crew with more than 600 racers signing up. Factory Beta racer Jesse Groemm finished on the box in third after […]

February 10, 2016 at 7:36 am 0 comments

Beta USA Signs Tegan Temple

Beta USA Signs Tegan Temple

Beta USA is pleased to announce the signing of West Chester, PA’s Tegan Temple to a 2 year deal where the 19-year old rider will race in the XC2 class in GNCCs and the Pro class in the National Enduros. The PA native has been impressive this year getting on the podium twice in the XC2 class in his rookie […]

September 25, 2015 at 11:37 am 0 comments

Beta USA Tackles the TKO

Beta USA Tackles the TKO

Dubbed the toughest extreme race in the United States, Beta USA fielded three riders at this year’s Kenda Tennessee Knockout in Sequatchie, Tennessee. Home of the Trials Training Center, the event takes amateurs from Saturday’s event and a mix of the world’s best Pros into Sunday where they dual in a series of rounds. The best riders make the final […]

August 20, 2015 at 9:59 am 0 comments

Purvines Racing Beta: Vegas to Reno Report

Purvines Racing Beta: Vegas to Reno Report

Out in the desert, Purvines Racing Beta lined up for the Vegas to Reno event with two teams, the first including Axel Pearson and Nick Burson, the second Curtis Bradley and Jeremy Purvines. The team consisting of Axel Pearson and Nick Burson fought for the lead all day aboard their Beta 480 RR. Coming up short of the win, the […]

August 20, 2015 at 7:58 am 0 comments

Beta Earns First NEPG Podium

Beta Earns First NEPG Podium

After a month off from racing on the East Coast, the East Coast Beta Team resumed racing in Cross Fork, PA for Round 7 of the National Enduro Series. Mild weather greeted racers for what seemed like the first dry event of the year. Jesse Groemm, Justin Sode, and Cory Buttrick all lined up Sunday morning for a total of […]

2016 Beta Off Road and Dual Sport Models

2016 Beta Off Road and Dual Sport Models

Beta is proud to announce their 2016 Xtrainer, RR, and RS models. Xtrainer 300: The Xtrainer returns with one large update, Beta will build more! This popular model’s sales far exceeded production for 2015 and the Beta factory has stepped up production for 2016 to help fill the demand. This entry-level 300 cc off road machine brings fun back into […]

Beta Racing News: National Enduro Upton, Wyoming

Beta Racing News: National Enduro Upton, Wyoming

Round six of the Kenda AMA National Enduro Series kicked off in Upton, Wyoming over the weekend. The ten round series visited Wyoming, the furthest west the series travels. A drenching Saturday night rain left the course slick and very wet for the East Coast team of Jesse Groemm, Cory Buttrick, and Justin Sode. Cory Buttrick got off to a […]