Motorcycle News

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2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Priced at $12,999 and $13,699 with DCT

American Honda announced the 2016 CRF1000L Africa Twin will be available for $12,999 for the manual transmission model, and $13,699 for the dual clutch transmission version. American Honda also reversed course on its previous announcement regarding anti-lock brakes and the Honda Selectable Torque Control (i.e. traction control), announcing both features will come standard on both […]

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Triumph Fined $2.9 Million for Recall Delays

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has imposed a $2.9 million fine on Triumph for failing to report a safety recall in a timely manner and for failing to report its progress on correcting the problem. Triumph has admitted to its violations. The fine includes a $1.4 million penalty and $500,000 to meet a series […]

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RC213V to Power New Honda Project 2&4 Concept Car

Honda is producing a new concept called Project 2&4, a collaboration between the company’s motorcycle and automobile design teams. Based on the sole teaser image above, the Honda Project 2&4 appears to be an open cockpit car that will be powered by the RC213V MotoGP racebike. Project 2&4 is the result of an internal design […]

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2016 Yamaha MT-03 Confirmed

Yamaha has confirmed it will produce the MT-03, a larger-displacement version of the MT-25 announced for Indonesia in June. The news wasn’t unexpected, as it follows the pattern established by the faired YZF-R25 and YZF-R3, but this is the first official confirmation of the MT-03. Still to be determined is whether the MT-03 will be […]

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Marzocchi Shutting Down

Tenneco Incorporated (NYSE:TEN) announced last month it intended to discontinue its Marzocchi motorcycle and bicycle suspension business and liquidate Marzocchi operations. Following a consultation process with employee representatives, it looks like that is what’s going to happen.  Tenneco employs 127 people at its Marzocchi plant in Bologna, Italy, and an additional 11 people in its operations […]

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Limited Edition Confederate P51 Combat Fighter

Confederate Motorcycles has announced the launch of the second generation P51 Combat Fighter. Only 61 special editions are scheduled to be built of which 31 will be designated blonde and presented in raw machined billet. The other 30 will be designated black and presented as raw machined billet anodized black. MSRP for the blonde is $113,900 USD; MSRP for […]

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