Mees Takes Title, Makes History

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Buffalo, New York: Jared Mees made history this weekend by winning the American Flat Track Williams Grove Half Mile round, and locking up the AFT Twins championship on his Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing Scout FTR750 with two rounds still to go. It was Mees’ ninth win of the season, and the first time in history […]

Dunlop Welcomes Racers Edge Performance to the Dunlop Family

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Buffalo, NY: Dunlop Motorcycle tires would like to welcome Racers Edge Performance to the Dunlop family. Dale Kieffer, owner of Racers Edge Performance, and his team will now be offering road race trackside sales and service of Dunlop race tires at CVMA and WERA West races, as well as servicing selected track day events in […]

Motorcycle Tire Knowledge Tune Up: What’s With All Those Letters and Numbers?

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You’ve got a lot riding on those two round pieces of rubber at either end of your motorcycle, so it’s best you become familiar with them. There’s plenty to know about your motorcycle tires besides if they have the proper amount of psi. Some of the information you should become familiar with includes what all […]

Dunlop Introduces New Harley-Davidson Tires for 2018

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Buffalo, NY:  In 2017, Dunlop Motorcycles Tires achieved an amazing milestone; more than 10 million original equipment tires built in Dunlop’s Buffalo manufacturing plant have rolled off the Harley-Davidson assembly line since Dunlop became an original equipment supplier to Harley-Davidson in 1983. For the 2018 model year, even more Harley-Davidson motorcycles will be fitted with […]

High technology comes to scooter riders

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Today’s scooters cover a broad spectrum of size and sophistication, and Dunlop’s all-new Scootsmart tire is designed to meet the demanding requirements of today’s scooter market by including innovations normally reserved for Dunlop’s full-size motorcycle tires. The Scootsmart introduces an unprecedented level of technology to scooter riders. Borrowing heavily from Dunlop’s recently released performance touring […]

The bLU cRU Road Racers Are Looking To Uncork Their Yamahas In Wine Country This Weekend

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Cypress, CA – August 9, 2017 – Round 7 of the 2017 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship is this weekend at Sonoma Raceway in Sonoma, CA, and the Yamaha bLU cRU road racers are looking forward to returning to a track that they haven’t had the pleasure of visiting in a few years. […]

Dunlop Recalls Certain Sportmax Q3+ Tires

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A recall has been issued for certain Dunlop motorcycle tires. The recall info is as follows from the NHTSA: Report Receipt Date: May 24, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T011000 Component(s): Tires Potential Number of Units Affected: 7 Manufacturer: Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC (Sumitomo) is recalling certain models of Dunlop Sportmax Q3+ […]

Dunlop Introduces the All-New Sportmax Roadsmart III 

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Buffalo, NY (Jan. 31, 2017): Performance Touring is born. The all-new Sportmax Roadsmart III not only lasts longer, but performs at higher levels than the competition throughout its extended lifetime. Utilizing new ideas and proven concepts, Dunlop’s Sportmax Roadsmart III redefines the Sport Touring tire category by reinventing long-haul tire performance.   Some motorcycle tires boast […]

Kawasaki Introduces the New Z650

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The Kawasaki Z650 motorcycle is designed to engage your senses: your sights with its raw and refined look; your touch with the chassis’ feedback to the rider; and your hearing with the specially engineered tune of the exhaust and intake. The open cockpit design allows you to experience your surroundings, hear the sounds of the […]

Attack of the Clone: Chaparral’s CR22 YZ 450F Tribute

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If you caught the last issue of TWM Magazine then you’ll remember our cover bike and main feature was Chad Reed’s Monster Energy, Chaparral Motorsports, Fly360, Valli Construction, Factory Yamaha YZ450 Supercross bike. It was a great honor to be able to showcase that bike and it was an even bigger honor for Chaparral Motorsports […]