American Honda to Offer 2018 NC750X

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PRESS RELEASE: Nov 6, 2017 – (TORRANCE, Calif.) American Honda announced today that its midsize adventure-touring machine—long heralded as the ultimate commuting motorcycle—gets a number of important updates for 2018, enabling sportier performance while retaining the practical, utilitarian attributes for which it is known. The new NC750X will initially be offered in Europe in early 2018, […]

Yamaha Introduces 2018 Hyper Naked Motorcycles

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***FZ Series Models Become MT (Master of Torque) Models from the Dark Side of Japan Cypress, CA – November 6, 2017 – The popular FZ motorcycle series from Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, was reintroduced today with the MT (Master of Torque) model name for 2018. While the “MT” model name has appeared on various European-spec […]

Suzuki Announces 2018 Motorcycle Lineup

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Three decades ago Suzuki revolutionized sport bikes with the introduction of the GSX-R750. Ever since then, the GSX-R750 has remained true to its original concept and championship-winning heritage. On the road or on the track, the GSX-R750 delivers a breathtaking combination of outstanding engine performance, crisp handling, compact size and light weight. The GSX-R600 is […]

Deciphering The Digits: Making Sense Of The Numbers You Find On Your Motorcycle

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Whether you picked up a used dirt bike on Craigslist or just rode away from the dealership on a brand new street bike, there is a lot of info about the bike you can discover just by searching the tires, frame, engine, and other components for numbers. There are numbers scattered all throughout a motorcycle; […]

Rain Gear Guide: Stay Dry and Ride

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We like to joke that there is no such thing as bad weather, just bad gear. Riding a motorcycle in a wet-t, a pair of soggy cotton jeans, water soaked leathers and boots full of water is not an optimal experience. With a few pieces of good gear, you can ride comfortably and dry through […]

Yamaha Factory Motocrosser Cooper Webb Will Miss Monster Energy Cup Due To Thumb Injury

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 Cypress, CA – September 20, 2017 – With the Monster Energy Cup coming up on October 14 at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, a decision has been made by Cooper Webb and his Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing team that he will not compete in the event due to lingering issues with the […]

Five Under Six: Top Five Motorcycles Under $6,000

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Everyone loves lists right, well, except maybe for To Do lists. For the most part however, top five lists are a fun way to kill some time and start a debate. And that’s exactly what we are hoping to do here, get you talking about whether or not you agree with this list of our […]

American Motorcyclist Association urges extra travel caution during Labor Day weekend

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  PICKERINGTON, Ohio — As millions of motorists, including motorcyclists, take to the highways for the long Labor Day weekend celebration, the American Motorcyclist Association urges extra caution and courtesy. “Motorists and motorcyclists, alike, must remain mindful of those nearby in traffic,” said AMA President and CEO Rob Dingman. “The excitement of the holiday weekend […]

Harley-Davidson Introduces Next Custom Revolution With Eight New Iconic Softail Motorcycles

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MILWAUKEE (Aug. 22, 2017) – To celebrate Harley-Davidson’s 115th Anniversary year, the Motor Company is launching  a custom revolution: Eight all-new Softail® models that merge the hard-riding performance of the Dyna® line with the unparalleled custom look of the Softail line. Designed under the largest product development project in company history, the new bikes compared to prior year […]

American Motorcyclist Association CEO Testifies Against Proposed Motorcycle Tariff

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A proposed 100 percent tariff on European motorcycles would harm U.S. consumers by pricing affected models beyond the reach of American families, American Motorcyclist Association President and CEO Rob Dingman told a federal trade committee today. Dingman said motorcycles should be removed from the list of products included in the proposed tariff. […]