The most tumultuous year in the history of American roadracing unfortunately had some of the best racing in years overshadowed by the never-ending string of controversies and blunders committed by the new regime at AMA Pro Racing. And now with many manufacturers pulling back drastically on financial commitments for racing and some racing fan base backlash towards the DMG’s handling of the series, the immediate future of professional roadracing in the U.S.A. is looking increasingly precarious. What happened? And what will the future bring? Check out SR contributing editor Henny Ray Abrams’ behind-the-scenes look at the state of the sport in his article here in our Features section.