2015 Aruba.it Ducati WSBK Livery Revealed

Ducati officially presented its 2015 World Superbike team, introducing riders Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano and the livery for their 1199 Panigale R racebikes. The new livery still features the signature Ducati Corse red as well as a healthy amount of black representing the team’s new title sponsor, Italian web hosting company Aruba.it. 2015 Ducati […]

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2015 Repsol Honda RC213V MotoGP Racer Revealed

Honda revealed its 2015 RC213V MotoGP race prototype which the company hopes will win a third consecutive world championship. Two-time defending champion Marc Marquez and teammate Dani Pedrosa were on hand for the presentation in Bali to show the new graphics package for the RC213V. The 2015 livery looks fairly similar to last year’s winning […]

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Aprilia to Race in MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 Class

Aprilia announced it will compete in MotoAmerica‘s Superstock 1000 class on the RSV4 Factory. Aprilia will partner with Houston, Texas, dealer HSBK to enter the a team of two riders to be named later. “Aprilia is a racing brand, it is in our DNA. The passion for racing is what drives our ambitions and a […]

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Kawasaki Reports Q3 2014-2015 Fiscal Results

Kawasaki‘s Motorcycle & Engine division reported sales of 397,000 units through the first three quarters of its fiscal year which ends March 31, 2015. This represents a 1.5% decrease from the 403,000 units sold in the same period in the previous fiscal year. The division’s numbers include primarily motorcycles but also include ATVs, UTVs, personal […]

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Honda Reports Q3 2014-2015 Fiscal Results

Honda reported sales of 4.43 million motorcycles and ATVs in its fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014, a 4.3% increase on the 4.25 million reported in the same quarter the previous year. North American sales totaled 69,000 motorcycles over the quarter, compared to 63,000 from the previous fiscal third quarter. The Asian market continues […]

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Harley-Davidson Reports 2014 Fiscal Results

Harley-Davidson reported sales of 267,999 motorcycles in 2014, a 2.7% increase from the 260,839 motorcycles sold in 2013. The uptick in sales resulted in a 7.8% increase in motorcycle sales revenue for its 2014 fiscal year, pushing the bottom line to a profit of $844.6 million. “Harley-Davidson achieved a great year of financial performance in […]

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NHTSA Officially Announces Polaris Slingshot Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration officially posted two recalls for the Polaris Slingshot and Slingshot SL. As previously reported, the separate recalls relate to a problem with the steering system and with roll hoops that do not meet Polaris’ specifications. NHTSA’s recall announcements include documentation that provides more details about the two problems. Discuss […]

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2015 Movistar Yamaha YZR-M1 Livery Revealed

The Movistar Yamaha factory team officially launched its 2015 MotoGP campaign, revealing the new livery for the YZR-M1 prototype with riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi. The launch event was held in Madrid, Spain, at the headquarters of one of the team’s sponsors, telecommunications company Telefónica. “The presentation of the new season is always a […]

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