New BMW G 310 R Lightweight Roadster

2016 BMW G 310 R

BMW has recently introduced its G 310 R, a bike slated to act as the patriarch for an entirely new line of small and mid-sized models. BMW unveiled its prototype to the newly-announced G 310 R, in the form of a concept stunt bike at an October auto show in Sao Palo, Brazil. The single-cylinder concept […]

Honda’s All-New CBR500R Revealed

2016 Honda CBR500R ABS

At the Tokyo Motor Show, cutting-edge bikes were revealed by the world’s leading motorcycle brands beginning Oct. 29. Among these were Honda, which unveiled a number of new models set to be available in 2016. Among the hot rods soon to be released were Honda’s all-new CBR500R. The 2016 Honda CBR500R is a bike ready to redefine the […]

Kawasaki’s New Ninja ZX-10R

2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R ABS

In early September, Kawasaki announced that it was releasing a hot new version of its Ninja superbike model – the ZX-10R – for the upcoming year. The new tagline “Get Closer” tantalized Ninja fans and journalists the world over with the promise that the new model wouldn’t be an overhaul of the well-loved design that helped secure […]

Honda Reveals New Specs For 2016 VFR1200X, NC700X and CB500X

2016 Honda VRF1200X DCT

Honda’s New VFR1200X – A Bike Made For Adventure Seekers According to a statement released by Honda, the VFR1200X – its latest model edition added to the previously established adventure lineup already including the CRF1000L Africa Twin – will be released commercially in America for the 2016 year. Honda revealed that it is happy with […]

Motorcycle Safety Tips: How To Stay Safe When Out On The Road

Country Road

The open road can be fun and freeing, but ask any tenured biker and they will tell you how quickly a Sunday drive can become dangerous. The following motorcycle safety tips are a reminder to bikers everywhere regarding how to stay safe on the road: Gear, Gear And More Gear A rider’s first line of protection […]

My First Chopper: A Beginner’s Guide To Buying A Motorcycle

Cruiser on Beach

Entering into the world of high torque and freeway freedom can be a little bit daunting if you’ve never owned a bike before. The following motorcycle buying guide offers some great questions to ask yourself before making the big purchase. 1) What Type Of Rider Are You? Be honest with yourself about your abilities. If your friend […]

Introducing The All-New 2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R

2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R

As a grandchild of the original 1992 Ducati M900, the new 2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R is a raw power bike designed for competitive track riding and peak performance. “The designer wanted to communicate the top performance of the Monster 1200 R with a sport, compact and light design,” said Ducati. Their intent with the latest […]

Speed Demons: A Brief History Of Motorcycle Racing Since 1897

A brief history of  motorbike racing across the globe.

Many riders today enjoy the wind in their hair, the smell of early-morning bike exhaust and tinkering with the toys that make people go fast. However, few riders today know the story of how their favorite motorsports came to be. The following is a summary of motorcycle racing history, with its rich and colorful origins around the world: […]

Avoiding Deer On Your Motorcycle Through This Fall

Deer Crossing Sign

As the summer starts to wind down, the fall season has many motorcyclists gearing up for chillier nights and great autumn rides. While the fall can be one of the most gorgeous times of the year to ride your motorcycle, it can also be one of the most dangerous. Specifically, for those riding in the […]

Long Haul Kawi! The Do-It-All, Go Anywhere KLR

Kawasaki KLR650 Ready for a Long Haul

How To Get Your Kawasaki KLR 650 Ready For A Long Haul Remember those old Timex commercials that touted the watch’s toughness with the tag line “Takes a licking and keeps on ticking”? Well, the same could be said for the venerable Kawasaki KLR 650. It seems no matter how much abuse or how many […]