Motorcycle News

For up to date information on the latest bikes, interesting happenings in the motorcycle industry and the latest gossip from the motorcycle racing world, the News section has got you covered. If you want to stay connected and in the know about all things motorcycle, this is the place to be.

Preliminary Lane-Splitting Safety Report Released

Photo by: Eric Schmuttenmaer Since posting our Truth About Lane-Splitting article one year ago, we’ve been waiting for UC Berkeley to complete its lane-splitting-specific study on the safety aspects of the practice. Recently, a preliminary report “Safety implications of lane-splitting among California motorcyclists involved in collisions” was released. The full report is scheduled for public […]

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Polaris Reports Q3 2014 Financial Results

Polaris Industries reported a 28.1% increase in motorcycle retail sales over the third quarter of 2014, thanks to increased sales of Indian motorcycles. Motorcycle sales generated $63.3 million in revenue over the quarter, up from $49.4 million in the same quarter of 2013. Indian’s expanding dealer network contributed to the increase, as did the introduction […]

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Provisional 2015 MotoGP Entry List Released

The International Motorcycling Federation released a provisional list of the teams and riders competing in the 2015 MotoGP World Championship. The list includes 23 confirmed riders with another two to be confirmed and incoming manufacturers Aprilia and Suzuki joining the returning three of Ducati, Honda and Yamaha. The initial roster includes 16 factory entries and […]

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