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November Motorcycle Riding is Different – Yet Familiar

Folks who stopped to talk to me along my rides usually said “A little cool for a ride, ain’t it?” They look surprised when I’d say “Yep—and I love it.”
2017 Sepang MotoGP Press Conference: Honda's Marc Marquez

Márquez vs. Dovi | Guide To MotoGP Valencia 2017

What It Takes To Win A MotoGP Championship | 9 Fast Facts The 2017 MotoGP World Championship comes down to the final race at the Circuit...

Transitions: UM Wishes Andrew Oldar Best of Luck!

Motorcycle Commentary May 2017 marks the last issue of Ultimate Motorcycling you will see with Andrew Oldar as an Associate Editor. If you follow supercross and...
UMC's Ron Lieback at California Superbike School

Moto Lifestyle Keeps Me Sane | Lieback’s Lounge

These last few months have been hell, but motorcycles surely saved me from another breakdown. These are the things that help comfort my sanity.
Angeles National Forest Road Closure

Reconnect CA State Routes 2 and 39 | Editor’s Letter to Trump and Brown

Shamefully, a historic portion of SR 39 that ties together with the other epic motorcycle SR 2 has remained off-limits for 40 years. We need it open!
Illegal Motorcycle Exhaust | Ignorance of the Law Excuses No One

Illegal Motorcycle Exhaust | Ignorance of the Law Excuses No One

If you have a passion for motorcycling, I recommend understanding the laws that are being proposed/passed, from loud motorcycle exhausts to lane splitting.
Five Reasons ‘Why We Ride’ Motorcycles

Five Reasons ‘Why We Ride’ Motorcycles | Moto Commentary

Not all riders are out chasing the type of feeling that’s worth dying for. For majority of those who ride motorcycles, it’s much simpler than that.
Lieback's Lounge | Ron Lieback Motorcycle Column

Lieback’s Lounge | Post-Mastectomy Moto Meditation

Moto meditation provides a better solution for serious anxiety than any drug, whether that drug is from the pharmacy or the black market.
Bosch display of motorcycle technology

Pinnacle of Motorcycle Technology? It’s Only the Beginning

Although it feels like we’re at the peak of motorcycle development, if you fast forward 30 years from now, one can only imagine how much more innovation is possible.
Kymco Like 150i Review

America, It’s Time We Embrace the Scooter

America, it’s time to embrace the scooter and mini-bike. They’re affordable, allow for easy mobility, and will be a gateway into the motorcycling world.
Ron Lieback Ultimate Motorcycling

Lieback’s Lounge: TT-R50s After Midnight Are Not The Wisest Choice

There I am, ripping down the hill after midnight aboard a TT-R50 with an Acid cigar lit, about to engage in some relaxing conversation with a good neighbor.
Does Motorcycle Brand Loyalty Still Exist?

Does Motorcycle Brand Loyalty Still Exist?

The big question for me was "Is there such a thing as motorcycle brand loyalty anymore?" I suppose it depends on how you define loyalty.
Joe Rocket Speedmaster Carbon Fiber Lid

Designing the Dream Motorcycle Helmet: 10 Things to Think About

Based on my years of totally unscientific research, if I were to design my own motorcycle helmet, what features would it have? Let’s see…
Marc Rittner at Willow Springs Yamaha Supermoto

Racing Past 60: 3 Wins & a DNF at 2017 WERA Round 4

"Overall it was a pretty good weekend...well, at least until my engine puked," says Marc Rittner after round four of WERA 2017.
Lieback's Lounge | Ron Lieback Motorcycle Column

Lieback’s Lounge: Go Screw Yourself, May 2017

With the loss of Hayden, Cornell and Allman, the only death I enjoyed was the end of May. Go screw yourself, May 2017. I’m glad you’re gone.

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