AMA issues licensing requirements and rider number procedures for MotoAmerica
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- January 8, 2015 --The AMA and MotoAmerica, the new home of the AMA Superbike Series, have announced the four classifications of licenses for the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North America Road Racing Series: Superbike, Supersport, Superstock 600 and Superstock Limited.
The licenses are as follows:
- Superbike license will allow a rider to compete in the Superbike, Superstock 1000 and Supersport classes
- Supersport license will allow a rider to compete in Supersport
- Superstock 600 license will allow a rider to race in the Superstock 600 and KTM RC Cup classes *
- Superstock Limited license will allow a rider to race in the KTM RC Cup**
**Riders who have held a Daytona SportBike or Superbike license may not possess a Superstock Limited license. Riders who have finished in the top 15 in championship points in any prior AMA road racing season or in Red Bull Rookies Cup competition may not be eligible. In addition, riders who have won a KTM RC Cup Championship and reached the age of 16 retain only two additional years of eligibility in KTM RC Cup competition. Riders who have won two KTM RC Cup Championships and have reached the age of 16 are no longer eligible for the class.
National rider numbers between 1 and 99 will be assigned upon request to riders who have participated in at least one-fifth of the races and earned a minimum of one point during the previous season. New riders, or those not meeting the criteria for a national number, will be assigned a three-digit number.
The full AMA/FIM America Road Racing License criteria and national number procedures are available at www.americanmotorcyclist.com/Racing/RoadRacing/RoadRacingLicense.aspx.
Phone: (614) 856-1900, ext. 1280