2018 Yamaha MT-07 and XSR700 Recalled for Loose Chain Guard

Yamaha is recall certain 2018 MT-07 and XSR700 models because the change guards attached to the swingarms may come loose. The recall affects 3,493 units in the U.S. As of this writing, the MT-07’s predecessor, the FZ-07, is not included in the recall, despite sharing a similar swingarm design. According to documents released by the […]

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2018 Isle of Man TT: SES TT Zero Results

Michael Rutter broke John McGuinness‘ TT Zero lap record by more than 20 seconds and became the first rider to lap the Isle of Man TT‘s Mountain Course on an electric motorcycle with an average speed of more than 120 mph. Riding the Mugen Shinden Nana, Rutter averaged a speed of 121.824 mph. To put […]

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IOMTT Racer Adam Lyon Killed in Supersport TT Race

Scottish racer Adam Lyon has died after crashing during the first Supersport TT race in the 2018 Isle of Man TT. The incident occurred on the third lap, just past the 28th mile marker. Lyon, 26, is the second rider to be killed in this year’s TT, following the death of Dan Kneen last week. An […]

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Racer Dan Kneen Killed in Isle of Man TT Crash

Manx racer Dan Kneen, 30 has succumbed to injuries following a crash during a qualifying session for the Isle of Man TT. Kneen is survived by his partner Leanne. Kneen was the first rider in Wednesday’s Superbike qualifying session, and crashed during the approach to Churchtown. The Tyco BMW racer died at the scene. A […]

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2017 Honda CBR1000RR and CBR1000RR SP Recalled

Honda is recalling 2017 CBR1000RR and CBR1000RR SP models because of a potential leak in the fuel filler cap that can let water into to tank. The recall affects 2,443 units in the U.S. According to documents released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the fuel tank cap seal may swell, creating a gap […]

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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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