Racer Dan Hegarty Killed in Macau Grand Prix Crash

British racer Dan Hegarty has died following a high side crash during the Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix road race. The 31-year-old from Nottingham, England, leaves behind his partner Lucy Draycott and two sons. Hegarty was thrown into the barriers in a corner known as Fisherman’s Bend on the sixth lap of the race, with his […]

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New 2018 BMW Models to Make US Debuts at Long Beach IMS

BMW will present several new 2018 models at this weekend’s International Motorcycle Show in Long Beach, Calif. For many of these models, the event will be their U.S. debuts following their global reveals last week at EICMA. These include the K1600B Grand America and C400X scooter (pictured below). Also confirmed for Long Beach are the […]

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2017 BMW C 650GT and C Evolution Scooters Recalled

BMW is recalling the 2017 C 650GT and C Evolution scooters because their front wheels may be missing the required DOT markings. Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 120 Sections 5.2(b) and (c) require rims to bear markings with the rim size and DOT designation. These markings are important as they specify the correct tire size […]

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Harley-Davidson Sales Dropped 9.3% in US Over Second Quarter 2017

Harley-Davidson reported its second quarter 2017 results and the numbers aren’t pretty. H-D sold 6.7% fewer motorcycles worldwide (and 9.3% fewer in the U.S.) during the second quarter compared to the same period in 2016. Motorcycle shipments were down 7.2%. Overall, Harley-Davidson reported a net profit of $258.9 million, down from a profit of $280.4 […]

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2016-2017 KTM 690 Duke Recalled for Fuel Leak

KTM is recalling 2016 and 2017 690 Duke models because of possible fuel leaks. The recall affects 718 units in the U.S. According to documents released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, fuel can seep out from the fuel filler cap area of the tank, creating a fire risk and potential damage or injury. […]

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