MotoGP Champ Nicky Hayden died from being hit by a car while on his bicycle in the coastal area of Rimini in Italy. As an up and coming racer and teenager, he wanted to be famous, and he would get that fame on the world’s stage in this sport, as well as a show on MTV “The Kentucky Kid.” While a star in the motorcycle world, the NASCAR community reacts to this sad passing of Hayden, who was just 35.
I am on deadline for some other article now, and am doing my usual procrastination move of putzing around, so I happened upon Cycle World’s website. I see something that instantaneously made me say out loud, “WHAT???” This can’t be. Continue reading