Motorcycle News

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New BMW Six-Banger Bagger Will be at Cleveland Show

Baggers are big lately, and not many are bigger than the K 1600 B (for Bagger) BMW will introduce at the Cleveland Progressive International Motorcycle Show this weekend.  Here’s BMW’s PRESS RELEASE: Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 26, 2017… BMW Motorrad’s production prototype K 1600 B Bagger will make its U.S. debut to motorcycle enthusiasts […]

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Guy Webster Collection Heads to Auction

In 1988, I paid my own way to Monterey for the resurrected US Grand Prix, stayed in squalid (for Monterey) conditions with my girlfriend, and loved it anyway. In 1989, I was back again but working for Cycle magazine (!), who put us up in a beautiful hotel on Cannery Row with a hot tub […]

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Cal Crutchlow Awarded Torrens Trophy

After having a tough go the last couple of years, the British rider bounced back in 2016, winning two MotoGP rounds on the LCR Honda against the world’s toughest opposition. Mat Oxley’s analysis of Crutchlow’s come-from-behind story, and why the Torrens Trophy is kind of a big deal, is here.  

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Powersports Industry Continues Shake-up as Arctic Cat is Gobbled Up by Textron Specialized Vehicles

Following the recent closure of Victory Motorcycles by Polaris Industries, competitor Arctic Cat will now become part of Textron’s holdings, who also owns brands Bad Boy and EZ-GO. Begin Press Release: Arctic Cat Announces Agreement To Be Acquired By Textron In $247 Million All-Cash Transaction Delivers substantial all-cash premium to Arctic Cat shareholders; Textron committed […]

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Diavoletto and Dainese go Retro

Hanging out at the Verona Cafe in Italy, with Mr. Martini’s bike studio next door and all manner of hip Italians circulating in and out all day, this is what happens. The Diavoletto (“imp”) is a collaboration between Dainese and Dr. M, a Zaeta 530 DT with a difference, built to pimp some special new […]

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Denver PD to Crush Public Nuisance CBR

Motorcycles don’t do wheelies, people do? Hundreds of motorcyclists rode through Denver on July 24 as part of a rally to call attention to biker safety and awareness. Well, apparently they didn’t just ride, but also performed a few wheelies and burnouts in the middle of the highway, ultimately shutting down I-25.  After the smoke […]

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Opposition To The Profiling Of Motorcyclists Announced By AMA

We stand with the AMA and its position against the profiling of motorcyclists. Begin Press Release: American Motorcyclist Association opposes profiling of motorcyclists Board of Directors adopts official position statement PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association Board of Directors has adopted and issued an official position statement objecting to the profiling of motorcyclists by […]

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