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: […]

Yamaha Introduces All-New 2016 YZ450FX, All-New 2016 WR450F, and 2016 YZ250FX And WR250F Off-Road Models

2016 YZ450 FX_2

Cypress, CA – October 6, 2015 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., today debuted the all-new 2016 YZ450FX, an off-road racer conceived, engineered, and built specifically for hare scrambles and GNCC® competition. The company also introduced an all-new WR450F, along with the 2016 YZ250FX and the WR250F. All four off-road models feature easy, push-button electric starting and […]

Honda Neowing Leaning Three-Wheel Motorcycle Concept Revealed

Honda Neowing Leaning Three-Wheeler Motorcycle

Is Honda joining Harley-Davidson, Polaris Slingshot and Can-Am Roadster Spyder in the trike market? Maybe so. The Japanese motorcycle manufacturer, by some measures the world’s largest motorcycle company, will be showing showing off a three-wheeled motorcycle at the Tokyo Motor Show, as part of an exhibit that will include several other two- and four-wheeled concept […]

Chaparral Motorsports Announces its Annual Parking Lot Sale Date for 2015

2015 Chaparral Motorsports Parking Lot Sale

For motorcycle riders in the Southern California area, the Chaparral Motorsports Annual Monster Parking Lot Sale has become one of the most anticipated events of the year. For more than two decades, this massive discount extravaganza has been drawing riders from hundreds of miles away, who descend on the store in an attempt to find […]

2016 Harley-Davidson Lineup Arrives

2016 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra

Changes A Plenty For 2016 Harley-Davidson Models As the fall reaches closer, more motorcycle manufacturers are starting to announce their 2016 lineups. The newest company to make a splash for the coming year is Harley-Davidson with its newly updated motorcycles for the next riding season. Specifically, the American motorcycle giant had one thing in mind […]

‘Being Evel’ Dives Deep Into The True Life Of 70s Daredevil

Evel Knievel

If there’s anyone who knows a thing or two about crazy stunts, it’s Jackass’s Johnny Knoxville. However, the famed stuntman is tipping his hat to possibly the greatest daredevil of all time with his newly produced movie Being Evel, which highlights the life and times of Robert C. “Evel” Knievel. As a 70s posterboy for […]

Honda CB500F Recall Affects Many Other Models

Honda CB500F Recall

Honda is well-known for manufacturing automotive and motorcycle parts that can be used on the majority of its vehicles and across numerous model years. This makes Honda ideal for those who want to change out street bike parts at an affordable price. However, when a major recall occurs, the number of affected vehicles skyrockets due to […]

$1,000 Chaparral Motorsports College Scholarship

ChapMoto Scholarship

Announcing the first annual Chaparral Motorsports College Scholarship competition. Write a 400-500 word essay for your chance to win $1,000! Your entry just might win you $1,000 to help out with your college or trade school costs. How to Enter: Complete the form below Then, answer our essay question in 400-500 words Submit by May […]

Chaparral to Host Yamaha SXS Unveiling on Sept 5th

Yamaha SXS Product Launch

Chaparral Motorsports will be hosting an open house event on September 5th, 2015 for the unveiling of the highly anticipated Yamaha Side x Side.  Be one of the first people to see the new Yamaha at the Chaparral Motorsports Yamaha dealership.  Spy photos of the Yamaha have been recently leaked to the public, and are […]

Victory Announces Its First Ever Electric Motorcycle

2016 Victory Empulse TT

Victory recently unveiled its first-ever battery-powered motorcycle, the Empulse TT. For the most part, Victory Motorcycles has been a major manufacturer of cruiser-style motorcycles. However, their parent company recently bought the electric motorcycle manufacturer Brammo, and has adapted their design of the Empulse TT for the Victory brand. With that in mind, it isn’t too […]