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New Ducati North America CEO - Jason Chinnock

New Ducati North America CEO – Jason Chinnock

Ducati North America CEO Ducati North America (DNA) has appointed a new CEO that will be responsible for the USA, Canada and Mexico regions. Jason...
Honda DCT Technology Exposed in New Website

Honda DCT Technology Exposed in New Website

Honda DCT Technology Website Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has announced the launch of a new website to promote its DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission). The website tells...
SWM Motorcycle - Silver Base

The SWM Motorcycle Resurrection by Shineray | Q&A

SWM Motorcycle Resurrection Chinese motorcycle companies are interested in buying and resurrecting motorcycle brands from yesteryear. Chongqing off-road specialist Shineray recently had purchased the famous 1970s...
MSF Issues Spanish Basic RiderCourse Handbook and Quick Tips

MSF Issues Spanish Basic RiderCourse Handbook and Quick Tips

Motorcycle Safety Foundation Spanish Basic RiderCourse & Quick Tips Hispanics comprise seven percent of American motorcyclists overall, and eleven percent of younger riders – those...

SMRi Donates $50K to Sturgis Rally Charities Foundation

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Inc. Helping Charities Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Inc. (SMRi), official stewards of the Sturgis brand, have announced that they will once again donate...
2015 Honda Gold Wing

2015 Honda Gold Wing and F6B Preview

2015 Honda Gold Wing and F6B First Look The 2015 Honda Gold Wing has been announced by American Honda, and it's a 40th Anniversary Edition....
2015 KTM RC 390 USA Price

KTM USA Pricing: 390 Duke, RC 390 and 1290 Adventure

2015 KTM US Pricing: 390 Duke, RC 390, 1290 Super Adventure In late summer, KTM surprised stateside devotees when it reported that the 390 Duke,...

Husqvarna Opens New California Facility, Announces 2014 Pricing

Husqvarna Motorcycle News Almost a year ago, Pierer Industry AG - an Austrian holding company owned by Stefan Pierer, who owns 51 percent of KTM...
China Vs. Japan Motorcycle Rivalry - Best of Enemies

China Vs. Japan Motorcycle Rivalry – Best of Enemies

China Vs. Japan Motorcycle Rivalry One of the oldest rivalries in the world has been the bitter relationship between China and its arch nemesis Japan. Thankfully,...
AMA: Universal Motorcycle Helmet Law Push Based on Faulty Reasoning

AMA: Universal Motorcycle Helmet Law Push Based on Faulty Reasoning

Universal Motorcycle Helmet Laws A new recommendation for universal motorcycle helmet laws by a task force of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Baxter Cycle | A Rare Mix of New & Vintage Motorcycles

Vintage Motorcycles Tracking down that hard to find - or down-right rare - British brand vintage motorcycle you’ve always wanted can be very tough, particularly...
Ducati XDiavel 2016 Record Sales

2016 Ducati Sales Top 55,000 Motorcycles | New Record

Riding the momentum of the 90th Anniversary, 2016 Ducati sales topped 55,000 motorcycles, setting a new record for the Bologna-based brand.
2014 President’s Picks: Best Brand Building - Indian Motorcycle

Best Brand Building of 2014 – Indian Motorcycle

Best Brand Building- Indian Motorcycle Harley-Davidson is not just a global brand, it’s one of the best known global brands. And to make inroads —...
Motorcycling Grandma, 89, Joins I AM STURGIS Funding Effort

Motorcycling Grandma, 89, Joins I AM STURGIS Funding Effort

Why We Ride Films, the production team that brought you "Why We Ride," the most critically acclaimed motorcycle movie of all time, is thrilled...

Motocross Pioneer Pierre Karsmakers to AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame

Pierre Karsmaker Pierre Karsmakers, one of the first European motocross champions to bring his expertise to America, has been elected to the AMA Motorcycle Hall...