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We are a weekly podcast that brings the biggest names in motorcycle racing right to fans. In addition to candid interviews with top names in motorcycle racing, we provide insights into the trends and trendsetters driving the motorcycle industry.
 
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#70 Vision Wheel M4 ECSTAR Suzuki rider, and 2021 MotoAmerica Junior Cup Champion, Tyler Scott joins us to discuss his jump from Junior Cup to Supersport, how he ended up on his team, and his expectations for the new season. Tyler also shares with us what he takes from flat track and brings to road racing. Follow Tyler Scott on Instagram! MotoAmeri…
 
Staff Engineer for Harley Davidson, and Crew Chief for the Screaming Eagle Factory Team, Wes Orloff, discusses his 2021 King of the Baggers Championship, the team challenges for 2022, and what led him to have a career at Harley Davidson. And you don’t want to miss the story about the Harley Davidson project that led him to ride in Africa! MotoAmeri…
 
M4 ECSTAR Suzuki Rider Sam Lochoff discusses his strong start to the MotoAmerica season, what his racing influences are, and if he plans on doing more endurance races. Sam also tells us what he does in the off season, who his favorite competitor is, and which track he prefers. Follow Sam on Instagram! MotoAmerica is the OFFICIAL Sponsor of Pit Pass…
 
Team Owner, Professional Racer, and “World’s Fastest Mortgage Banker” Geoff May talks to us about being a rider while also being a team owner, and his performance this past weekend in Atlanta. He also discusses how racing has changed over the past 16 years, aging in sports, and pivoting his career into mortgage banking. Follow Geoff on Instagram an…
 
Legendary Photographer and Videographer Simon Cudby discusses his photography career, working with Racer X, and the challenges he faces controlling his own content. Simon also tells us how he got into shooting motocross photography, and which cover is his all-time favorite! Follow Simon on Instagram at @cudby and @offroadundergroundofficial! MotoAm…
 
MotoAmerica Junior Cup Rider Kayla Yaakov discusses her first season racing professionally, her involvement with the Altus Motorsports team, and what she’s looking forward to in 2022. Kayla also shares the story behind her #31, her experience racing in Europe, and her future goals. Follow Kayla on Facebook and Instagram! MotoAmerica is the OFFICIAL…
 
Motorsports Marketing Manager for KTM North America, Megan Argubright, discusses why it’s important for athletes to market themselves, what the biggest challenge KTM faces in marketing, and the growth of EV in the industry. She also shares with us why it’s important to uplift other women in the industry, and how we can influence young women to get …
 
Two-Time Winner of Daytona 200 (who just turned 21!) Brandon Paasch is back with us to discuss his career experience, watching the different classes at Daytona, and rocking 2 Rolexes! He also shares his favorite track, and what it’s like living in Europe away from his family. Follow Brandon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube! MotoAmerica i…
 
Mental Performance Coach Dr. Tim Laskis returns to Pit Pass Moto to discuss how being mentally strong is vital in the success of riders competing. He also talks about the ideal age to start working with a mental performance coach, and why he’s teaching others to be a coach so more athletes can get the help they need. You can contact Tim at tim@coac…
 
Owner of Skidmark Garage and Head Coach at Motogo, Brian Shaffran, discusses creating an inclusive space for people, including young students, to learn and work on their bikes. He shares personal stories of how learning to build a bike at Skidmark and Motogo has impacted lives, how they help various community organizations, and the latest growth of…
 
MotoAmerica King of the Baggers and Super Hooligan rider Frankie Garcia tells us when it comes to Baggers vs Hooligan which race is his favorite, and why each one is important to him. The #14 rider also discusses being a pro at 30, developing his race bike, and and being in the documentary Pack Your Bags from MotoAmerica. Follow Frankie on Instagra…
 
Veteran rider, and inaugural King of the Baggers winner, Tyler O’Hara discusses how the event has grown, riding the S & S Cycle Indian Challenger, and his role in developing the bike. He shares how being present and in the moment has been a winning strategy, and includes tools like yoga, meditation, goal setting and visualization. Tyler also tells …
 
Legendary motocross rider Warren Reid shares his advice for trainers and riders, tells us how he developed the skills to build his bike, and the stories behind it. Follow Warren on Facebook! MotoAmerica is the OFFICIAL Sponsor of Pit Pass Moto! MotoAmerica, home of AMA Superbike and North America’s premier motorcycle road racing series, is thrilled…
 
TV Commentator for the Monster Energy Supercross Series, Daniel Blair, gives us all the details on how he got his start in television, what goes into preparing for a live broadcast, and how his band Main Event Moto (also the name of his podcast!) was a huge influence on him and his career. Follow Daniel on Instagram and Main Event Moto podcast! Mot…
 
Chuck Aksland, COO of MotoAmerica, discusses taking over Daytona 200, what to expect from the big race, and the 2022 MotoAmerica season. He also talks about the growth of King of the Baggers, creating a similarity between MotoAmerica and the MotoGP World Championship in Europe, and how you can watch live if you can be at the race in person. You als…
 
Sean Brennen, PR Manager- Motorsports for Feld Entertainment, discusses the Supercross season so far, how Feld Entertainment has dealt with Covid protocols for the race season and their other tours, and the Supercross Futures Program. We also discuss the KTM Junior Race Program, Ryan Dungey’s involvement, and how electric bikes are changing the gam…
 
Champion rider and magazine editor Jimmy Lewis discusses Dakar, and what has changed since he competed. He also shares his thoughts on the future of EV bikes in racing, and teaching the next generation at his Jimmy Lewis Off-Road Training School. Visit jimmylewisoffroad.com and dirtbiketest.com to learn more. Get your PPM swag at our NEW Pit Pass M…
 
2022 MotoAmerica Twins Cup rider Ben Gloddy discusses his decision to join the Robem Engineering Team, who his toughest road racing competitor has been, and what he does when he’s not riding. He also shared how the Penguin Racing School influenced him and his career, and what his goal is for this year. Follow Ben on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter…
 
Brett Smith, Editor of We Went Fast and host of We Went Fast podcast, discusses his recent project Little Giant- The PW50 Story and how it turned into a documentary. He also shares his process in finding stories, his favorite piece that he’s done, and the adventure he went on that led to him writing The Curious Life of Terry Pratt. Website: wewentf…
 
As 2021 comes to a close, hosts Dave Sulecki and Dale Spangler recap the highlights of the year! On this episode we cover moments from: MotoAmerica AMA Supercross AMA Motocross MXGP GNCC MotoGP Thank you MotoAmerica for being a sponsor of Pit Pass Moto this year! We’ll be back with all new episodes beginning January 6th, so make sure to subscribe t…
 
Publisher for Racer X, Scott Wallenberg, shares the origin story of Racer X and how he personally was first introduced to motocross. He also discusses what’s new at the company, the importance of embracing new riders, and the vintage bike movement. Follow Racer X on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube Follow Scott Wallenberg on Instagram Pit P…
 
Monster Energy Yamaha Official Rally Team rider Andrew Short discusses his experience at the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, and his plans for Dakar in 2022. He also tells us why he made the move to Rally after 17 years as a factory pro Motocross and Supercross rider, his passion behind it, and what travelling is like racing in Rally vs other disciplin…
 
Filmmaker Todd Huffman discusses what it was like to work on 1981- The Story of the 1981 Motocross des Nations Team. Todd also shares why he wanted to make sure the 50th Anniversary of On Any Sunday was honored, and why he loves bringing motocross stories to the fans. Want to host an On Any Sunday screening? Check out how you can host one in your t…
 
Davey Coombs, Editor-In-Chief and Founder of Racer X and President of MX Sports, discusses the growth of motorsports during the pandemic, the building of the Safe to Race Task Force, and transitioning to the Rider and Racer Retention Task Force. Davey also talks about the media landscape evolving since creating Racer X 20 years ago, the adaptabilit…
 
Tim Cotter, the Event Director for MX Sports, discusses what he attributes to the growth of the company over the past couple years. He shares what their “Five F’s” are, the new E-bike series, and the GNCC Cares Program. Tim also gets candid about trying to get involved with the West Virginia tourism department. Follow GNCC on Facebook, Twitter, and…
 
Veteran rider Alex Martin discusses his next step in joining the 450 class with FXR/Club MX IAMCOMEBACK Yamaha team for 2022, and his Troll Training Program with John Wessling. He also shares his secret to riding in his 30’s, and how blood testing helps make you a stronger athlete. Follow Alex on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Pit Pass Moto is a prod…
 
Two-time winner of the AFT Singles Class Championship, and the first to defend the title, Dallas Daniels joins us to discuss his career and future goals. Having began his career at the age of four, he tells us which track he considers his home base, which kinds of tracks he enjoys riding, who his go-to team members are, and his thoughts on road rac…
 
“If you’re not having fun doing it like I was, you need to find something else.” - David Aldana AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer and Legendary rider David Aldana discusses his love of working on bikes, and how it benefited his career. He also shares his advice, and tells it like it is, for riders wanting to make a living riding, why he started branding…
 
Rider Brian Mullins gives us the real story behind his nickname “Tuna”, and the names behind a few of his bikes. He also shares how Kenny Rogers inspired his team name, if any of his six daughters have caught the racing bug, and what’s next for him in racing. Follow Tuna on Facebook Pit Pass Moto is a production of Evergreen Podcasts. A special tha…
 
On this episode Pit Pass Moto host PJ Doran tells us how he went from competitive rider to host of Pit Pass Moto. He shares his history of being a mechanic on vintage bikes, who makes the best low-country boil at the tracks, and what he does when he’s not riding. Follow Pit Pass Moto on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Pit Pass Moto is a production …
 
Deputy Race Director for MotoAmerica and Director of Competition for the CMRA, Walter Walker, joins us from the road to discuss how they overcame the weather issues this past weekend at Barber, and his excitement for the upcoming CMRA and MotoGP races. He shares his thoughts on the King of the Baggers series, turning his hobby into a career, and Mo…
 
On this episode hosts PJ Doran and Dave Sulecki recap the highlights and standings so far for the 2021 season. They cover MotoAmerica, American Flat Track, MotoGP and World Superbike. They also discuss the retirement of legendary rider Valentino Rossi, and give upcoming news. Make sure to follow Pit Pass Moto on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, and…
 
MotoAmerica’s Paul Carruthers and Sean Bice discuss the 2021 season. Some of the talking points include: the development of riders, what team(s) haven’t been gelling and women in racing. They also discuss the latest additions to the MotoAmerica series, including King of the Baggers, RSD Super Hooligans, Mini Cup by Motul, and Harley Davidson’s invo…
 
AFT Rider and recent Peoria TT Champion JD Beach discusses his current 5th place status, his first time competing at Brainerd, and being the lone Yamaha in flat track. He also lets us know if he’ll be at the last 2 MotoAmerica races, and what he’s looking forward to for the rest of the season. Follow JD Beach on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook! Pit…
 
HONOS HVMC Racing Stock 1000 rider Corey Alexander shares his thoughts on competing at Brainerd, why he has little free time, and the friendly competition between him and Travis Wyman. He also talks about coaching with Jason Pridmore at JP43 Training, and working at his grandfather’s company Hudson Valley Motorcycle. Follow Corey on Instagram, Twit…
 
2021 Twins Cup Rider and owner of Ghetto Customs, Chris Parrish, discusses his 5th place finish at the Pitt Race this past weekend. He also talks about his nearly two decade long career, riding the same bike the past 18 years, and the 2021 MotoAmerica series. Follow Chris on Instagram! Pit Pass Moto Trivia Question: What rider won the inaugural Mot…
 
Jessica Zalusky, owner of Zalusky Advanced Riding School and Track Days (ZARS), discusses how she created the school after surviving a stroke in 2008, what we can expect from the academy instructors, offering a 3-Wheel Program, the growth of the school, and protocols in place since the pandemic. Jessica also shares how she went from a professional …
 
Junior Cup Champion Tyler Scott discusses his experience this past weekend at Brainerd (which was his first at the track!) and riding KTM. He also tells us what attracts him to road racing vs. flat track, and the influence his father Mike (owner of Scott Powersports) has had on him. Pit Pass Moto Trivia Question: What important off-road motorcycle …
 
MotoAmerica Twins Cup rider Heather Trees discusses her current race season, what it was like to experience Road America, and her recent Lyme disease diagnosis. She also tells us who her competition is, what it’s like racing with her husband, and if she’ll be riding at any upcoming MotoAmerica races. Follow Heather on Facebook! Pit Pass Moto Trivia…
 
Twins Cup rider Jackson Blackmon discusses his new bike planned for Barber, his relationship with Yamaha, and how he’s having his career-best season so far. The 20 year old also talks to us about his experience at the Valentino Rossi Riders Academy, and working for his dad. Follow Jackson on Instagram and Facebook! Photo courtesy of Sara Chappell P…
 
MotoAmerica Supersport rider Benjamin Smith discusses his 4th place finish at Laguna, preparing for Brainard, and how he feels his season is going so far. The college student also shares with us what his off-season training is like. Follow Benjamin on Instagram! Pit Pass Moto Trivia Question: Who won the inaugural AMA Supersport series, later to be…
 
Chris Kruzel, owner of custom graphics company Drippin’ Wet, shares with us how buying “garbage” stickers led him to create his successful business. We discuss how he and his wife manage the business, what has changed with stickers over the years, and seeing riders with his products. Follow Drippin’ Wet on Instagram and Facebook! Pit Pass Moto Triv…
 
Long-time mechanic and owner of Watts Perfections, Chad Watts, shares which bikes are his favorites to work on, which rider was the hardest on equipment, and the 2002 season with Ricky Carmichael. He also talks about the upcoming Loretta Lynn’s, and how he’s moving his business right after the race weekend. Follow Chad on Facebook and Instagram! Pi…
 
Kyle Wyman discusses his recent surgery from an elbow injury he sustained during Superbike Race 2 at Road America, and whether he’ll get to compete at Laguna because of it. He also shares his experience at King of the Baggers, competing with his brother Travis, and about his fans- The “KW Army.” Follow Kyle on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube! Pit Pas…
 
Altus Motorsports rider Jake Lewis discusses his Stock 1000 victory at Road America this past weekend. He also tells us his goals for the season, and why he’s focusing on road racing. Host PJ Doran joins us from the road and gives us the rundown of what it was like to experience MotoAmerica’s round 3 at Road America firsthand! Follow Jake Lewis on …
 
Host of Pit Pass INDY, Bruce Martin, has covered the Indianapolis 500 and IndyCar racing for close to 40 years for such outlets as SPEED SPORT, SI.com, NBCSports.com, ESPN SportsTicker and many others in a career that began in 1981. On this episode he discusses the many changes happening in the NTT IndyCar series, as well as the latest racing news.…
 
Kevin Bailey, Powersports Marketing Manager for Race Winning Brands, discusses how he sees marketing changing post-pandemic, the growing electric market, and supporting business partners. Visit racewinningbrands.com for more information. Pit Pass Moto Trivia Question: What Hollywood film star owns his own motorcycle brand? Check out the answer afte…
 
Communications Director for Road America, John Ewert, discusses what’s new at the facility this year (Cabin Homes! Showers!) and the variety of events taking place throughout the season. Follow Road America on YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook! Pit Pass Moto Trivia Question: When did Road America hold its first race, and when did the AMA bri…
 
The 2020 MotoAmerica Twins Cup Runner-Up Kaleb de Keyrel discusses the growth of the Twins Cup, being a part of the Robem Engineering Team, and becoming a pro. Follow Kaleb on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube! Pit Pass Moto Trivia Question: What iconic motorcycle movie is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year? Check out the answer after our int…
 
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