Wil Hahn listens to Doctor Demento.
CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW?
Since the team manager and
mechanics all have radio headsets
on, I wonder, who are they talking
to? What are they talking about? Are
they talking to the rider during the
It is against AMA rules for riders
to be in radio contact with the team
during a race. The factory teams
equip their spotters, mechanics and
team managers with headsets so
they can report changing track
conditions or other pertinent
information in real time. ❏
The Day In The Dirt Grand Prix will stay
put for the foreseeable future.
WILL THE DITD BE MOVING?
I heard a rumor that the Day in
the Dirt Grand Prix will be mov-
ing from Glen Helen back to Los
Angeles County Raceway (LACR)
this year. Is this true?
No. The MXA gang ran into DITD
promoter Kenny Alexander at the
Glen Helen National and asked him
that exact question. He said, “We
will be staying at Glen Helen. We
think the facility offers us more
space for camping and parking and
has a wider variety of terrain to hold
our events on.” Case closed. The
2015 Day in the Dirt will be held on
November 27–29 (starting the day