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 […]

Michael Lock New CEO Of AMA Pro Racing

Michael Lock AMA Pro Racing CEO

American Motorcyclist Association Pro Racing will soon be under new management. Michael Lock, strategic business consultant to AMA Pro Racing for the past eight months, will become the organization’s next chief executive officer, effective Nov. 1st. Lock has more than 30 years of business leadership and experience developing various facets of the automotive and motorcycle […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]