Kawasaki J Concept Bike: Cruiser and Sport Bike in One


Ever wish you had two motorcycles, a cruiser and a sleek sport bike? Well, based on this concept motorcycle revealed by Kawasaki at the Tokyo Motor Show last week, their designers seem to have the save desire. Dubbed the Kawasaki J, the concept bike is pretty wild as it can transform from either a streamlined, […]

Chaparral Motorsports To Carry New Arctic Cat Wildcat Trail


Chaparral Motorsports is clearing space in its 160,000-square-foot facility to make room for the new Arctic Cat Wildcat Trail and Wildcat Trail XT. Powered by a 700cc inline twin engine, the Wildcat Trail offers best in class performance, producing 60-plus horsepower. Arctic Cat kicked up the fun factor with the Wildcat Trial by keeping the […]

Thanksgiving for the Motorsports Enthusiast: 10 Ways to Make your Turkey Day more Motor Friendly


Thanksgiving for the Motorsports Enthusiast: 10 Ways to Make your Turkey Day more Motor Friendly Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday season, a time for family, friends, food, and fun. But it can also be stressful dealing with crowds at the shopping centers, traveling, cooking, and handling relatives and house guests. One way to […]

Bad Cop! No Doughnut!


It appears a motorcycle cop in Montgomery, Alabama has watched too many “Fast and Furious” movies and “I got a turbo in this,” could be his famous last words while on the force. Video has surfaced of the moto cop drag racing his Harley-Davidson Police bike stoplight-to-stoplight. Who captured the video? The other racer caught […]

What a Concept! Suzuki’s Tokyo Motor Show Sneak Peek

suzuki Recursion

 Seen here are two concept bikes Suzuki Motorcycles will be showing off at the Tokyo Motor Show next week, November 22- December 1st. Concept vehicles are always fun to check out because while they may be on the far edge of current reality or functionality, they allow designers, engineers, and the general public to dream, […]

Put it to the Test!: Dirt Rider Magazine’s Torture Test


For the first time ever, the treacherous Dirt Rider Magazine Torture Test will be open to the public. In years past the hard-action event has been a tool for research and evaluation for the magazine as well as a great time for all involved.  Well, this year along with the editorial staff and a host […]

Monster Moto: The Gunbus 410

The Leonhardt Gunbus intimidates the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy

This is not an optical illusion. You’re looking at a 1,400 pound, 11.3 foot-long cruiser motorcycle powered by a 410ci v-twin engine. Oh and on the left is a normal sized Harley-Davidson Fat Boy—looks like a mini bike compared to the German-built Gunbus doesn’t it? The Gunbus was built by Clemens F. Leonhardt of Leonhardt […]