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Cycle News 2020 Issue 18 May 5

Cycle News is a weekly magazine that covers all aspects of motorcycling including Supercross, Motocross and MotoGP as well as new motorcycles

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30 Years Ago MAY 8, 1990 Frenchman Jean-Michel Bayle and Spaniard Jordi Tarres shared the cover of Cycle News 30 years ago. Bayle won the Tampa Supercross and Tarres won the World Trials round that was held in Globe, Arizona. An AMA Trials National round was also held in conjunction, and Colorado's Mark Manniko took the win... Danny Hamel had to push his seized KTM approximately a half mile to the finish line before he and teammate Dan Smith could claim the win at the San Felipe 250 by just 45 seconds over the Larry Roeseler/Danny LaPorte duo. Subscribe to nearly 50 years of Cycle News Archive issues: VOLUME 57 ISSUE 18 MAY 5, 2020 P105 20 Years Ago MAY 10, 2000 Jeremy McGrath was pictured on the cover 20 years ago after clinching his seventh and what would be his final AMA Supercross Championship at Chicago's Route 66 Raceway... Kenny Roberts Jr. finished ahead of Carlos Checa and Valentino Rossi to win the Spanish Grand Prix... Hitoyasu Izutsu won both legs of the Sugo, Japan, round of the World Superbike Championship... We interviewed AMA 125cc MX Champion Ricky Carmichael and talked to him about his upcoming move to the 250cc class. Kenny Roberts Jr. leads the pack at the start of the Spanish Grand Prix 20 years ago. He went on to win. (Below) Mike Bell was one of two winners at the New Orleans Supercross doubleheader in 1980. He shared victories with Mark "The Bomber" Barnett.

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