TVS Motor Granted Patent For Semi-Automatic Motorcycle Transmission

This past May, TVS Motor Company, India’s third largest motorcycle manufacturer with an annual production of 3.2 million motorcycles, scooters, and mopeds, received a patent for a semi-automatic transmission (SMT) for use in two-wheeled vehicles. The new SMT will differ from the clutchless gearbox introduced in 2010 on the Jive motorcycle. Instead of using the shifter […]

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Pilot Motosport Introduces New Slate Air Jacket

Several MO editors regularly use Pilot Motosport leathers on the track. From the looks of this press release, Pilot puts the same attention to detail into its value-priced gear, too. MO Crash Tested: Pilot Custom Fit EVO JD40 Suit Review Begin Press Release: Pilot Motosport Introduces New Slate Air Jacket Murrieta, CA – Pilot Motosport is proud […]

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Kickstarter Campaign: Spektre Luminous Helmet System

We know that many riders are in search of ways to make themselves more visible – particularly at night. So, we thought this Kickstarter project may be of interest to you MOrons. Spektre Lighting System consists of a stick-on 3m (9.8 ft.) electroluminescent wire, a 50cm (19.7 in.) electroluminescent strip, and a rechargeable power pack. The three initial color offerings […]

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Gettysburg Bike Week Finalizes 2016 Schedule

Based in SoCal, MO is sometimes accused of ignoring moto events on the East Coast. So, when we got this PR about GBW, some of us hadn’t even heard of it. Well, it turns out the rally will be celebrating its 15th anniversary this year and, according to media reports, has enjoyed record attendance over the past […]

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Jan Plessner Launches ACTION Recruiting

Industry veteran and longtime Friend of MO, Jan Plessner, has announce the creation of ACTION Recruiting, a new talent-acquisition company specializing in action sports, aviation, medical and sales management sectors, among others. If we ever have to find real jobs, we know we’ll give Plessner a call. Begin Press Release:   Powersports Recruiter Jan Plessner Launches ACTION Recruiting New firm […]

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Yamaha And Sportbike Track Time Join To Offer Free Sportbike Demos

Track day participants who want the opportunity to sample Yamaha‘s latest sporting machinery will get the chance at the Sportbike Track Time events listed below. Begin press release: Yamaha Partners With Sportbike Track Time, Will Offer Free Sportbike Demos At Select Track Days Cypress, CA – March 10, 2016 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, is pleased to announce a new marketing partnership with Sportbike Track […]

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Cameleon Oiler Plus Electronic Chain Lubrication System Released

The Cameleon Oiler Plus Electronic Chain Lubrication is the newest product from The Cameleon Solution Group, Inc. which claims it well automatically adjust its oiling schedule based on ambient temperature. Press release from The Cameleon Solution Group, Inc. below: Let us first start by saying there are electronic chain oiler products available today including our very own Cameleon Chain […]

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