Quick Look: Honda’s CBSix50 and CB4 Concept Motorcycles


Last week at the Esposizione Mondiale Del Motociclismo (EICMA) show in Milan, Italy, Honda introduced the crowd to two concept bikes that were aesthetically opposing, geared to appeal to two different crowds but based on the same drivetrain platform, the CBR650F. It seems just about every motorcycle manufacturer is riding the popularity of the Scrambler […]

Chaparral Motorsports Founder/Owner Dave Damron Presented with Lifetime Achievement Award


Starting out as a small Suzuki Motorcycle dealer located in Riverside, California, over the years Dave Damron has experienced much success in many different facets of the motorcycle/motorsports industry. From manufacturer to distributor, race team owner with three Supercross Championships, and founder and owner of Chaparral Motorsports, Dave has done it all and seen it […]

Off the Line: KTM’s New  1290 Super Duke GT


KTM’s taking sport touring to a whole new level with its new 1290 Super Duke GT. Many people will be drooling over themselves as they stare slack jaw at their computer day dreaming about this motorcycle. The only problem is, they’re going to need a big bib as it’s going to be awhile before we […]

Off the Line: Yamaha Introduces The New XSR900

XSR900 gray riding

If you were to strip down a Yamaha FZ-09 to just its chassis and drivetrain then redress it with more curves and a few dashes of old school styling and a bit of  street tough attitude you’d end up with Yamaha’s newest model the XZR900. While they come from the same blood line, the Yamaha XSR900 is […]

Yamaha Robot Issues Challenge


Man vs Machine Watch out Rossi – you’ve got a new mechanical adversary. Yamaha has just unveiled its latest technological breakthrough – a robotic rider – code named “MOTOBOT.” This metal motorcyclist was built with the intent of learning all that is necessary to beat MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi. A preview video unveiling the autonomous biker […]

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 […]

Yamaha Recalls Select 2015 YZF-R3 due to weakened upper triple clamp

2015 Yamaha YFZ-R3 - Action

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain 2015 YZF-R3 motorcycles. In affected motorcycles, the handle crown (upper triple clamp) could be weakened due to improper casting temperatures during the manufacturing process. The handle crown could crack during operation, causing decreased handling stability that could […]

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 […]

First Look: 2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R ABS

2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R ABS

Kawasaki announced the newest model to its 2016 lineup, the world-class power and championship-proven new Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R super sport motorcycle. Bred for the racetrack with Kawasaki Racing Team (KRT) expertise, the 2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R brings innovative performance the next level with a new engine, chassis, state-of-the-art electronics package and much more. New: track-focused […]

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 […]