Recalls Hit Honda, Yamaha, and Suzuki Street Bikes

2014 Suzuki SFV650

Honda VFR1200 Bikes Recalled Honda has issued a recall notice for the VFR1200F for model years 2010, 2012 and 2013 (there was no model for 2011 in the U.S.). The company said there is a problem with the bike’s driveshaft universal joint that could cause it to break. It has been reported that the recall […]

Yamaha Robot Issues Challenge

Yamaha MOTOBOT

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 […]

2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 And R1M Challenge European Superbikes

2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 - Action

Yamaha recently announced its newest creations, the new YZF-R1 and the nearly MotoGP Yamaha YZF-R1M, at the EICMA motorcycle exhibition in Milan, showing everyone it’s doing everything to be atop the superbike world, Gizmag reported. The motorcycle company had Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi, both MotoGP stars, showcase the new YZF-R1 and R1M at the Italian moto […]