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Bell Helmets | Official Sponsor of Ride for Kids

2013 Ride for Kids The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation’s Ride for Kids program is proud to welcome Bell Helmets as the official helmet sponsor for...

BMW Motorrad | May Motorcycle Sales Up 14.2%

BMW Motorrad May 2013 Worldwide Sales Report Following the release of a few new models, including the 2013 R1200GS and the 2013 F800GT, BMW continues...

Triumph Trophy (SE) Recall due to Possible Fuel Leaks

Triumph Recalls 2012-2013 Trophy (SE) Motorcycles Triumph Motorcycles Ltd. has recalled 513 of its 2012-2013 Trophy and Trophy SE sport touring motorcycles due to possible...

BMW Motorrad USA: Motorcycle Sales up 61.1% in May

BMW Motorrad USA Sets Record May Sales BMW Motorrad USA is once again on an upward trend regarding motorcycle and maxi-scooter sales. In April, the Bavarian...

Off-Road Specialist Chris Haines Raises $450K for Navy Seal Foundation

Motorcycle Philanthropy Since 2008, Chris Haines has trained the nation's elite special forces as an off-road specialist. Now, the families of those soldiers are benefiting...

Robb Report Names BMW R1200GS ‘Best of the Best’

2013 BMW R1200GS Awards The BMW R 1200 GS has been named “Best of the Best” in the Motorcycles, Adventure/Touring category of Robb Report’s recently...

Suzuki Motor of America Appoints New President

Motorcycle Industry News Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. announces the appointment of former Executive Vice President Toru Muraki to President. Also as part of the...

Cycle News Archives Launches, Nearly 50 Years of Back Issues

Cycle News Online Archives Do you want to relive the great history of motorcycling, learn more about the amazing bikes and personalities that helped build...

Husqvarna & Husaberg Reunited after KTM Buyout

Motorcycle Industry News Back in January, one of the largest stories throughout the motorcycle industry was the acquisition of Husqvarna by Pierer Industries AG, a...

British Customs Selects PutterPowerMedia for Marketing

Motorcycle Industry News British Customs, LLC, America's leading designer and manufacturer of performance parts and accessories engineered exclusively for new Triumph motorcycles, today announced that...

BMW Motorrad: Record-Breaking Sales Month in April

2013 BMW Motorrad Sales News Last year, BMW Motorrad celebrated its best sales year ever, the Bavarian motorcycle manufacturer selling 106,358 motorcycles and maxi scooters...

2013 Ducati Q1 Sales Down 5.2% Under Audi Ownership

2013 Ducati Q1 Sales Report For anyone that follows business news, the financial turmoil occurring in Southern Europe is no secret. These issues, most notably...

Harley Dealerships Ranked Highest in Piped Piper Satisfaction Study

Pied Piper Prospect Satisfaction Index Pied Piper, which uses "mystery shopping" to conduct its studies, released this week a new Prospect Satisfaction Index (PSI) U.S....

Kawasaki Hires New Chief Marketing & Sales Officer

Motorcycle Industry News Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC), the manufacturer of many famed motorcycles, including the Ninja sportbike, today announced the hiring of Richard N....

2009 Benelli Tre-K Amazonas and Moto Guzzi Stelvio Comparison

Adventure Motorcycle Comparision

There is something redundant about the term "adventure bike". In my experience, all motorcycles and all my rides are adventures of one sort or another. Whether it is the call of the wide-open highway, a serpentine canyon road, or a commute through town to work, every excursion turns out to be something of an adventure.