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Harley-Davidson 2016 Q4 Report: Worldwide Sales Down 1.6%

Harley-Davidson 2016 Q4 Report: Worldwide Sales Down 1.6%

Harley-Davidson has released its 2016 Q4 report, and says worldwide motorcycle sales were down 1.6% compared to 2015, and USA sales declined 3.9%.

EBR Motorcycles Liquidation: “Winding Down” Production, Sell Off In March

EBR Motorcycles To Liquidate Product Equipment and Parts Less than a year after an EBR Motorcycles Launch Party that featured the 2016 EBR 1190SX and...
2016 BMW Motorcycle Sales: 6th-Straight Yearly Record led by R 1200 GS

2016 BMW Motorcycle Sales: 6th-Straight Yearly Record led by R 1200 GS

2016 BMW Motorcycle Sales For the sixth-straight year, BMW Motorrad has set a yearly sales record. BMW Motorrad reports that 2016 was its best-year ever,...
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.
MV Agusta partners with Urban Motor Group

MV Agusta Partners with Urban Motor Group to Relaunch in USA

MV Agusta USA has partnered with Urban Motor Group to create a new strategy in the US that will “reinforce and consolidate the brand."
Victory Motorcycles to cease operations

Polaris to Phase Out & Cease Victory Motorcycles Operations

Due to declining sales and loss of profit over three of the past five years (2011-2015), Polaris Industries will pull the plug on Victory Motorcycles.
Thrustcycle Unveils GyroCyle, a Self-Balancing Motorcycle

Thrustcycle Unveils GyroCycle, a Self-Balancing Motorcycle

Thrustcycle, based out of Honolulu, Hawaii, has unveiled its new self-balancing electric motorcycle prototype, the GyroCycle.
Flying Merkel Twin 1913

Pre-World War II Motorcycles like Flying Merkel Twin to Vegas Bonhams

Many Pre-World War II motorcycles will highlight the Vegas Bonhams show, including an all-original, un-restored 1913 Flying Merkel Twin.
MV Agusta CEO Giovanni Castiglioni talks Black Ocean

Black Ocean Invests in MV Agusta, Exact Details Not Reported

The troubled MV Agusta has found an investor - Black Ocean. The details are scarce, but this may be MV Agusta's ticket towards financial success.
2017 BMW K 1600 B First Look - Bagger

BMW Motorrad Goal | Double Its USA Motorcycle Market Share in 3 Years

Following another record-breaking quarter, BMW Motorrad says its goal is to double its market share in North and South America.
New Yamaha Credit Card Program Eases Motorcycle Financing

New Yamaha Credit Card Program Eases Motorcycle Financing

To ease the motorcycle and powersport vehicle finance process, Yamaha Motor Finance Corp., USA (YMFUS) has launched a new credit-card program.
BSA Motorcycles Revival? India Giant Mahindra May be the Answer 1959 BSA A10

BSA Motorcycles Revival? India Giant Mahindra May be the Answer

Is there a revival on the horizon for BSA motorcycles? India giant Mahindra has acquired 100% of BSA Company Limited, so the Brit moto marquee may return.
Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Sales Down 4.5% for Q3 2016

Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Sales Down 4.5% for Q3 2016

Harley-Davidson has reported declined sales and earnings for the third quarter of 2016, noting that only a few 2017 Milwaukee Eight just came to market.
2017 Aprilia Tuono 1100 RR at AIMExpo

Piaggio, Aprilia, Moto Guzzi & Vespa | Debut at AIMExpo 2016

Piaggio will make its debut at AIMExpo for 2016, showcasing its scooters and new products from umbrella brands Aprilia, Moto Guzzi and Vespa.
2017 Ducati SuperSport to launch at INTERMOT

New Ducati SuperSport to Be Unveiled at INTERMOT | Info & Teaser Video

The 2017 Ducati SuperSport is set for unveiling at INTERMOT in early October. Here's a teaser video and the info we know from insider sources.