Ilmberger Carbon Announces C-F Parts For Entire S1000 Family

Press releases don’t get any shorter or sweeter than this, but on closer inspection, this is pretty cool news for any BMW S1000 owner. Ilmberger offers carbon-fiber part from the smaller dress-up items to complete bodywork. Read the full release below. Begin Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. FEBRUARY 17, 2016. LOS ANGELES. Ilmberger Carbon, makers […]

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Honda: Rain Damps Phillip Island MotoGP Practice Testing

Preseason testing is an important time of year for MotoGP fans – and the teams, too. Unfortunately, rain limited the testing performed at Phillip Island. Testing will continue for two more days, so stay tuned… Begin Honda Press Release Bad weather affects first day of Phillip Island test Day one of the test at Phillip […]

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Dunlop Updates Racer Support Program

Since every member of the MO staff has club raced at some point, we understand the importance of any kind of racer support program – particularly when it comes to consumables, like tires. Read on to see if these changes will affect you. ——Begin Press Release—— For Immediate Release February 10, 2016 Dunlop Motorcycle Tires offers new […]

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Carl Reese Sets New Solo Cannonball Cross-Country Record

The name Carl Reese may sound familiar to you if you follow cross-country driving records. During the span of April to October 2015, Reese set six long-distance records, though not on motorcycles. Still, no person since Erwin “Cannonball” Baker has set as many cross-country records in such a quick succession. The latest record, however, will be of much interest […]

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Yamaha Champions Riding School Adds Two Introductory Classes

The Yamaha Champions Riding School (YCRS), the two-day riding school offered at select tracks around the country, is familiar to many riders. Well, more riders are about to be able to take advantage of this time-tested approach to riding education. YCRS has announced two new classes to be run in conjunction with the two-day riding schools. ChampDay is a shortened […]

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Dowco Adds 15 Bags to Willie & Max Line

Dowco has expanded its Willie & Max leather bag family to include 15 new members. Long associated with the cruiser market, Willie & Max universal fit leather bags increased its leather saddlebag offerings by five and bumped the number of accessory bags by ten. These American made bags are available in a wide variety of shapes […]

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Motorcycle Industry Loses One of the Good Ones

The motorcycle industry is a small one, a niche-within-a-niche that tends to attract a wide assortment of odd-but-good people linked through our love of the sport. And then there are the members of the community that tower above the rest. Today, with the passing of Kyle Clack, we lost one of those people. I met Kyle […]

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The Headwave TĀG Brings Concert Sound to Helmets

According to Headwave, many riders are put off by the wiring required by most helmet speaker systems. So, it set out to eliminate the wires by not putting speakers in the helmet. What’s that, you say, no speakers? How does the sound get to your ears? The secret is transduction. The TĀG produces vibrations that create the sound […]

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2015 UK Commuter-Sized Motorcycle Sales Sets Record

According the the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA), the representative organization for the UK’s motorcycle industry, the sale of commuter-sized motorcycles exceeded the number of units sold in a single year since record-keeping began in 1983. While this is good news for motorcycling, there’s more: the number of new registrations for all motorcycle displacements was up more than […]

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