Yamaha to Produce $500 Motorcycle for India

The 106cc Yamaha Crux, seen here, made for the Indian market is currently Yamaha’s least expensive motorcycle at approximately $650. Yamaha has announced plans to produce a $500 motorcycle for the Indian market. The dirt-cheap motorcycle price war is on the boil. India Yamaha Motor recently announced it intends to supply a motorcycle for the […]

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Bell Giving Away 28 Helmets in June

Called the Endless Summer Giveaway, Bell Powersports is running a contest on its Facebook page to give away one helmet a day for 28 days in June. The contest began on June 1 and will run through June 28. Bell will select seven winners every Thursday from the previous week’s entrants to receive a new bell […]

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Motus Announces Western U.S. Dealers

American start-up, Motus Motorcycles, maker of the highly anticipated MST and MST-R sport-touring motorcycles powered by a unique V4 engine configuration announced yesterday that it has expanded its dealer network by adding four new dealers in the Western U.S. region. The new authorized Motus dealers are in California, Washington, and two in Nevada.

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Estate of Gary Nixon Up For Auction June 16, 2012

The estate of legendary motorcycle racer and all around fun guy, Gary Nixon, will go on auction June 16,2012, in York, PA. Nixon passed in August, 2011, while recovering from heart surgery. A two-time AMA Grand National Champion (1967 – ’68), Nixon was an accomplished flattrack and road racer. He was inducted into the Motorcycle Hall of Fame […]

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Big Bear Choppers Files Chap. 7 Bankruptcy

Although custom cruiser builder Big Bear Choppers ceased crafting its high-end choppers in November 2011, the company voluntarily filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy on Friday, May 4, in California Central Bankruptcy Court (Riverside, Calif.). Big Bear Choppers (Big Bear American Made Choppers, Inc.) is represented by David Philipson of Law Offices of David Philipson, PO Box 2950, Big Bear […]

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