Chap Champs: Our Favorites from 2017

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With the first week of 2018 in the books, we decided to ask some of our employees to reflect back on 2017 and tell us about some of their favorite things from this past year. We posed several discussion points and let them take it from there. These aren’t necessarily all brand new products or […]

2018 Brings More Fees for California Vehicle Owners  

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It’s going to get a little more expensive to own a vehicle in California come the start of 2018. Already hit with a gas tax hike a couple months back, starting January 1st there will be an additional vehicle registration fee that could cost vehicle owners up to an extra $175. Back in April, with […]

Sport Bike and Street Bike Rider’s 2017 Christmas Guide: Gift Ideas for the Street Rippers

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Got someone on your Christmas list that is into carving canyons, stunting on the streets, or just enjoys twisting the throttle of their two-wheeled rocket? This guide will give you some good gift ideas on riding gear, parts, and accessories for those adrenaline fiends who love their street bikes and sport bikes. Communication System Pretty […]

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA: Yamaha Motor Bringing MOTOROiD and MOTOBOT Ver 2 to CES(R) in 2018

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Pres release: CYPRESS, CA–(Marketwired – November 30, 2017) – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announced today that Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7272) is planning its first ever exhibit at CES® in 2018. Yamaha will feature the U.S. debut of five models at CES®, the world’s largest consumer electronics tradeshow, to be held Jan. 9-12, 2018, […]

Dunlop Expands Operations at Proving Grounds

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Press Release: Buffalo, NY: Dunlop is expanding operations at the Proving Grounds in Huntsville, Alabama; a dedicated tire testing facility. In addition to significant facility and track upgrades, Dunlop has hired Taylor Knapp to join its motorcycle tire testing team. Knapp started flat track and motocross racing at age five, winning many amateur national motocross […]

2018 KTM 1090 ADVENTURE R

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THE PUREST OFFROAD TRAVEL ENDURO The adventure bike for all who refuse to stop just because the asphalt ends. With long-stroked, fully adjustable suspension components and large, wire spoke wheels, the KTM  1090  ADVENTURE  R is fully offroad capable without restrictions. Buyers of the “R” will appreciate the high performance features like the power assist […]

2018 KTM RC 390

2018 KTM RC 390

PURE ROAD RACING SPIRIT The KTM RC 390 has the perfect ingredients to show the rear lights even to larger supersport bikes every now and then. Thanks to design refinements such as vertically stacked transmission shafts, the sophisticated DOHC single of the KTM RC 390 is extremely compact and weighs in at only 36 kg. A […]

2018 KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

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UNMATCHED SPORTINESS WITH UNRIVALLED PERFORMANCE The KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S is all set to raise the bar of what is possible for travel enduros on asphalt once again – and by a huge amount. At 160 hp (118 kW), with WP semi-active suspension and motorcycle stability control (MSC), it has everything needed to eclipse […]

2018 KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE R

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THE MOST POWERFUL OFFROAD TRAVEL ENDURO For all those tempted by excitement far off the beaten track, KTM has put the KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE R onto its large, laced wheels. With plenty of suspension travel and 21″ front wheel, the highest-performing fully offroad capable travel enduro on the market is ready to back up […]

Michelin Introduces The New Road 5 Motorcycle Tire

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PRESS RELEASE GREENVILLE, SC- November 3, 2017 (Motor Sports News Wire) Michelin has announced the Michelin Road 5 tire, its newest motorcycle tire, designed specifically for sport touring motorcycles with patented technologies that provide riders with enhanced grip, comfort, and stability, particularly in wet conditions. Available in January, the Michelin Road 5 incorporates patented XST Evo […]