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Aprilia Announces 2023 North America ?aprilia Racers Days? S

If you’ve been yearning for a chance to try an Aprilia in anger on the racetrack, don’t miss one of these days.  Begin press release: ...

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Isle Of Man Tt Rules? For Dummies.

Put your hand up if you?ve been to the Isle of Man TT. Now put it down, you look like a tit. If you?ve been, you?ll probably have a decent idea of ...

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Mixing It Up: A Suzuki Gs 550 Cafe Racer From Poland

We all know that the cafe racer originated in Britain?but these days, the bikes themselves are just as likely to be Japanese. And one of the best Jap ...

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?37 Rikuo Type 97

Written by Martin Hodgson. The theory of Six Degrees of Separation supposes that everyone is six or fewer steps away from any other person in t ...

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Monkey Business: Kingston revamps the iconic mini bike

The Glemseck 101 festival being held this weekend is a high-octane celebration of speed and power. At this very moment, thousands of petrolheads are ...

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ESPRESSO EXPRESS. Emporio Elaborazioni?s ?Crono? Ducati Darm

Written by Martin Hodgson They’re one of the leading motorcycle builders in Italy, restoring classic bikes to their former glory and creating s ...

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Kawasaki H1 By Vallantine Motor Works

Vallantine Motor Works ...

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Retrospective: 1976-1981 Yamaha XT500 Enduro

1977 Yamaha XT500 Enduro. Owner: Mike Harper, Atascadero, California. With this model the Yamaha boys at Hamamatsu took a good long look at the trail- ...

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Pirelli Moto Mixer, Sept. 8, P Zero World, L.A.

All we wanna do is have some fun, when the sun comes up over Santa Monica Boulevard. This just in from Pirelli: What: Pirelli Moto Mixer When: S ...

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Kick Out the Jams: The KTM that inspired a music track

Custom motorcycles are a form of visual and mechanical art. But this remixed KTM 250 Duke tells a musical story too. It’s the work of Thrive Mo ...

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BAD DAD. FNG Works? Insane ?Papa Jahat? Honda C70

Written by Marlon Slack Most engine swaps on motorcycles are sensible. People will stick a SR400 engine into a British plunger frame. They?ll lower a ...

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Joe Rocket Alter Ego 4.1 Jacket | Review

The outer shell of the Joe Rocket Alter Ego 4.1 jacket. Since weather can be unpredictable, it helps to have riding gear that adapts to different cond ...

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I SCRAM LEGEND. FCR Original?s McQueen Triumph Scrambler Hom

Written by Andrew Jones For all their marketing bucks, there’s one thing the motorcycle manufacturers? money will never be able to buy. It̵ ...

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Indian Announces 2019 Heavyweight Models

2019 Indian Chief Dark Horse in Thunder Black Smoke. Fresh on the heels of its 2019 Scout lineup announcement, Indian has released new information on ...

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2019 Vespa Elettrica Entering Production in September

After a couple of delays, the first electric Vespa scooter is finally ready to enter production. The Vespa Elettrica first debuted in 2016 at EICMA, w ...

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2019 Indian Scout Line-Up Announced

The most notable change to the 2019 Indian Scout family is the inclusion of ABS in all models ? with the exception of the black base models in which A ...

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Vee Two Is Building 12 Hailwood Replicas

Even if you weren’t around yet in 1978, most motorcycle fans are aware of Mike the Bike Hailwood’s out-of-retirement win at the 1978 Isle ...

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Strider Bikes Introduces A Carbon Fiber Balance Bike

For the parent, especially the moto-parent, who wants their child to have the trickest balance bicycle out there, Strider brings you the ST-R. Cost&qu ...

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Grey Matter: An ingenious Sportster hardtail from 2LOUD

We always love featuring the latest builds from the big names in the custom world, but there are a few lesser-known workshops that we keep a very clo ...

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ONE IN TWO BILLION. Smoked Garage’s BMW G310R Scramble

Written by Andrew Jones In case you haven’t already figured it out, they buy a lot of bikes in India and South East Asia. 2 billion odd people ...

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The NeverEnding Story: This SR500 took 7 years to build

Building a decent custom motorcycle is a far more intensive process than some might realize. Joseph Savor found this out the hard way: it took him se ...

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BMW R80 by Elemental Custom Cycles

Elemental Custom Cycles ...

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MotoGP: Statement from Silverstone

Well, race day didn?t go to plan did it" My goolies have only just dried out after a day of waiting around for track action in consistent rain. R ...

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Custom Bikes Of The Week: 26 August, 2018

A super-fresh Benelli from Malaysia, a Harley cafe racer from Japan, and a Sportster street tracker from Sweden. Plus a wild Indian Scout from a NASA ...

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Motorworks’ Ducati 900: The SuperSport revival continu

Ducati’s back catalog is littered with hits and misses. Consider the Ducati 900 SuperSport: the early 1990s version is a classic beauty; the ea ...

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KICK ASS. Mule Motorcycles? Yamaha SR500 Tracker

Written by Marlon Slack There?s no two ways about it – Mule Motorcycles build the best trackers in the world. They usually work their magic on ...

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Stayin’ Safe: Proper Use of the ‘Brottle’

For ultimately smooth braking transitions, combine brake and throttle. When taught to ride motorcycles, we learned to use the throttle and brakes as s ...

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Two Brothers Racing Introduces the Storm Series Mufflers

Looking to add a little more performance, style and exhaust tone to your sportbike" Check out Two Brothers Racing and their new Storm Series Muff ...

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Hate Getting Blisters from Riding" Check Out Risk Racin

If you ride long and often enough, those blisters will turn to callouses, but that can take a long time. In the interim, take a look at these Risk Rac ...

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RIP Longtime Race Announcer Brian Drebber

If you’ve been to an AMA, MotoAmerica, or US World Superbike round in the last 30 or so years, you’ve heard Brian Drebber doing the tracks ...

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Million-Dollar Monster Energy Cup All-Star Race Invades Las

YOU could win $1 Million dollars by entering the Monster Millions Sweepstakes at participating retailers or at monsterenergy.com through August 31. If ...

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A sharp new suit for the Triumph Street Triple

The Street Triple 675 is a damn good bike. Over the years, we?ve yet to meet an owner who doesn?t rave about their ride, and road tests are universal ...

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FORWARD SCOUT. Chi-Jer?s Sleek Indian Cafe Racer

Written by Martin Hodgson For any motorcycle enthusiast, the idea of being given a brand new motorcycle for free and cash to customise it is a dream ...

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Feher ACH-1: The World’s First Self-Contained Air-Cond

Keeping cool when riding in hot weather has occupied many riders’ minds for years. Could the Feher ACH-1 be the ultimate solution" Being P ...

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Curtiss Motorcycles Announces Hera ? the Brand?s All-Electri

Curtiss has just announced plans of its newest model, the Hera. It’s definitely an interesting-looking bike, and obviously super futuristic. Are ...

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SPLINTER SPRINTER. Origin8or’s Stunning ?69 Triumph Bo

Written by Martin Hodgson When you’re a builder who has done it all and get to build amazing machines everyday for your clients, occasionally y ...

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Safety Tip #367: Do Not Ride Through Fresh Concrete

If you’re looking for your bike, the Michigan Department of Transportation has it, and is waiting for you to come pick it up. MDOT’s Faceb ...

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In The Raw: Simone Conti?s Ducati cafe fighter

Most cultures have their own versions of Parkinson?s Law: ?Work expands to fill the time available.? It?s especially applicable when building a bike, ...

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SAND UP & BE COUNTED. Kingston Custom?s BMW R80 Beach R

Written by Andrew Jones Custom bikes can be so fancy sometimes. Like a Mardi Gras in Rio, an interplanetary spaceship or Hunter S. Thompson’s n ...

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Dunlop Elite 4 Tires | Review

Dunlop Elite 4 motorcycle tires. According to Dunlop, the Elite 4 is for riders who like to cover miles. Lots of miles. The E4 is designed to cover as ...

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2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114 | First Ride Review

The 2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114 is the latest addition to the Softail family. With drag bike-inspired styling, a big 114ci V-twin, sport-tuned compo ...

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August 2018 Product Releases from Tourmaster and More

Helmet House has announced its August 2018 product releases with items from Tourmaster and Cortech. Begin Press Release:  August 2018 Product Releas ...

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Grom Reaper: What Zero designers get up to after hours

The car guys have been enjoying engine swaps for years. It?s the simplest and most reliable way to get extra horsepower?which is why we see RX7s tool ...

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1930 MONET-GOYON SUPERSPORT. The Cold Scorch of Fear

Written by Bobby Haas As you first set foot in ?The Race Track? at the Haas Moto Museum, an oblong-shaped chamber dedicated to speed merchants that s ...

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The ?80s, Baby, Return For MotoAmerica?s Pittsburgh Round

If you’re in or around the Pittsburgh, PA, area this coming weekend, check out the MotoAmerica race. Tickets are only ten bucks! MotoAmerica: T ...

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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Results: Budds Creek 20

Budds Creek, the penultimate round of the 2018 AMA Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, was a hell of a race. Aaron Plessinger clinched the 250 Class ...

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“King Henry? Wiles Reigns Again at Peoria TT – 1

Henry Wiles is the master when it comes to racing the American Flat Track Peoria TT. He’s now won it 14 consecutive times in a row, and he fende ...

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BMW R100R By Cafe Racer SSpirit

Cafe Racer SSpirit ...

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2018 Honda CB1000R | First Ride Review

For 2018, Honda has reinvented the CB1000R, transforming it from a naked sportbike into a “Neo-Sports Café” roadster that’s also li ...

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Rough Crafts builds the Monster café that Ducati won?t

As everyone keeps saying, Ducati has missed a trick by not having a contemporary SportClassic in its range. Rough Crafts is here to show us what coul ...

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?POWER AND THE PASSION. Bottpower?s Buell Ulysses XR1R Racer

Written by Marlon Slack Bottpower are a Spanish custom shop that make parts for high performance twins. Seriously cool parts. Carbon fibre tanks and ...

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2018 Honda CRF250R Recalled for Clutch Failure

Honda is recalling all 2018 CRF250R motocross bikes because the clutch basket can break, potentially causing the engine to lock up and increasing the ...

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AFT Production Twins: Opportunity Knocks at Springfield Mile

Not only do fans get to see more American Flat Track racing action, but up-and-coming AFT Singles riders get to practice racing twin-cylinder bikes in ...

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New H-D Moto Collection for the Sophisticated Biker

H-D Moto Collection, for the sophisticated biker in your family.  Begin Press Release:  NEW H-D® MOTO COLLECTION LAUNCHES A STYLING INTERSECTIO ...

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Extreme Machine: Unscrambling the Triumph Scrambler

Scramblers are still very much on trend?and the Triumph Scrambler is one of the coolest examples of the breed. But when Justin Webster got his hands ...

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HIGHWAY TO HELL YES. Mandrill?s ?Power Street? T100 Triumph

Written by Martin Hodgson It is home to the 21st century’s most vibrant and powerful economy, with millions of high-tech products created there ...

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AIMExpo 2018 Anchors ‘Powersports Industry Week’

AIMExpo takes place in Las Vegas, October 11-14. This year’s AIMExpo is shaping up to be bigger than ever, as the motorcycle show is slated to c ...

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Nate Kern Double R Fest 2018 Coming To VIRginia Internationa

Learn from Nate Kern how you can ride smarter and faster at the Nate Kern Double R Fest at VIRginia International Raceway September 15-16. Begin Rele ...

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Caffè Nero: Lossa Engineering’s Ducati 900SS

Jay LaRossa is one of those guys who was probably born with copper grease under his fingernails. His parents ran motorcycle dealerships, and as a kid ...

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Honda XR600 By Vintage Addiction Crew

Vintage Addiction Crew ...

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2018 Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster | Tour Test Review

Here at Rider, we have an unofficial motto: “Ride to eat, eat to ride.” And I contend that the perfect road food is the taco. So I set ou ...

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A Blast From the Past with Kenda Klassic

Looking for that period-correct tire to match your vintage restoration project" Check out the Kenda Klassic tires for both on- and off-road appli ...

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Strider Bikes at Sturgis

Get on your bikes and ride. You have to pedal before you can blaze your personal path to freedom on a fire-breathing iron horse, and Strider Bikes is ...

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STONE FREE. Medusa?s Honda Dominator Scrambler

Written by Marlon Slack There?s something refreshing about Atelier Medusa. Based in France, the shop doesn?t make any pretensions about being the mos ...

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Kawasaki Z650 By Kaspeed Custom Motorcycles

Kaspeed Custom Motorcycles ...

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Boxing Clever: A revamped BMW R1150GS from 46Works

The BMW R1150GS is almost twenty years old, and a future candidate for classic status. And although BMW owners are famously fastidious with their bik ...

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International Ural Ride Day is Sept. 8 – Take a Ride i

Calling all Ural owners – September 8th is International Ural Ride Day and Ural is encouraging owners to #sharethechair by taking as many differ ...

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Garage-Girls Announces Ultimate Biker Makeover 2018 Winner!

And it’s Karen Anderson! Tell her what she’s won, Johnny!, er Sara! Garage Goils Press Release: (Manheim, PA) August 11, 2018 ?? Garage ...

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Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Results: Unadilla 2018

Upstate New York’s Unadilla was a mud bog slop fest for most of the weekend’s racing as heavy rain came down. It was more of a challenge t ...

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Custom Bikes Of The Week: 12 August, 2018

A heavily modified 1970 Ducati Scrambler, a barnstorming Indian Scout cafe racer, a super-rare Norton racer, and a Honda-powered Redline BMX bike. It ...

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Bultaco By Speed of Cheese Racing

Speed of Cheese Racing ...

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Can-Am Cafe: A Ducati 848 with dual nationality

If the name Mike Salek sounds familiar to you, you?ve probably been with us for the long haul. Because seven years ago, when retro Honda CB café rac ...

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NEW SKIDS ON THE BLOCK. Young Guns? Royal Enfield 650 GT Rac

Written by Marlon Slack If you haven?t heard of the new Royal Enfield 650 GT – welcome. I hope life has been comfortable for you under your roc ...

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Big Time Upsets and a Few Surprises at the Buffalo Chip TT F

The Buffalo Chip TT during Sturgis bike week has become one of the most exciting and anticipated races of the year, and this year proved no different. ...

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T YOU LATER. Hageman Motorcycles? ?TT500? Yamaha XSR700 Endu

Written by Martin Hodgson If only it was so simple, get the engine right and the rest will take care of itself. But twice in forty years Yamaha have ...

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2018 Ducati Panigales and Hypermotard Affected by Brembo Rec

Brembo is currently going through it second significant recall of the year, this time affecting rear brake pads. This follows a recall in January for ...

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Damage Control: How the ?Evel Knievel? FTR750 was built

The FTR750 is cleaning up in the AMA Flat Track series right now. But there?s a huge difference between pinning it around a dirt oval and sailing it ...

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FAMILY FIRST. Kott Motorcycles? Heirloom Honda S90 Racer

Written by Marlon Slack LA’s Kott Motorcycles are the clinicians of the bike-building word. They produce hospital-grade builds so clean you cou ...

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BMW R90/6 By Titan Motorcycles

Titan Motorcycles ...

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Rider Magazine, August 2018

Rider magazine, August 2018. Your first review of the 2019 Yamaha Niken in the August issue stopped my breath. Anticipating a bona fide dynamic riding ...

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Triumph to Launch All-New Scrambler 1200

Teaser illustration for the new Triumph Scrambler 1200, which will be unveiled on October 24. Triumph has just released a teaser illustration (above) ...

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DAD MOD. MotoVida?s ?V11x? Moto Guzzi Californian Scrambler

Written by Martin Hodgson If my Dad had owned a Moto Guzzi of any kind I’d have thought that was pretty darn cool; but it turns out kids these ...