Articles Posted in the " New Year " Category

  • Checa: The ‘Official’ Ducati Superbike Rider

    Checa: The ‘Official’ Ducati Superbike Rider

    2011 World Superbike Prep

    Carlos Checa’s spectacular performance throughout the 2010 World Superbike season earned him a sort of investiture as the Ducati "official" rider for this season and the Spaniard is now gearing up to tackle one of the most important moments of his long career.

  • Z1R Motorcycle Helmets: Facebook Contest

    Z1R Motorcycle Helmets: Facebook Contest

    Motorcycle Apparel

    With 2011 just underway, now is the perfect time to get the latest gear and apparel from Z1R Helmets.

    As a New Year’s celebration, Z1R Helmets will select multiple names at random to help get 2011 off to an exciting start; three winners will get some free swag.

    Here is how to participate:

  • 2011 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R: Update

    2011 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R: Update

    Ninja ZX-10R Hold

    Having suspended the public launch of the much anticipated 2011 Ninja ZX-10R to investigate a technical issue, Kawasaki Heavy Industries have now revealed the cause of concern and the countermeasure to solve the issue.

  • Honda to Lead 2011 Rose Parade

    Honda to Lead 2011 Rose Parade

    Pasadena, Calif.

    Each New Year’s Day, the world focuses its attention on Pasadena, CA, U.S.A., home of the Rose Parade & Rose Bowl Game. Enter the 50th year of partnership, Honda is the Presenting Sponsor for the must anticipated 2011 Pasadena Rose Parade.

  • Motorcycling New Year’s Resolution

    Motorcycling New Year’s Resolution

    Motorcycle Resolution

    You meet the nicest people on a motorcycle. Yes, I know this sounds familiar as I am playing off the words of the early 1960’s Honda ad campaign that caused an absolute sensation. And by 1964 the Honda 50 had truly succeeded in its appeal to the American public. The Honda 50 and the ‘You Meet the Nicest People on a Honda’ campaign proved not only sales worthy but also greatly erased motorcycling’s deeply rooted image of malevolence and wickedness.

  • Travis Pastrana attempts world record jump

    Travis Pastrana attempts world record jump

    With four consecutive Rally America championships, nine X Games gold medals, the first double backflip on a motorcycle and a hit television series under his belt, it is safe to say that Travis Pastrana has reached the pinnacle of his career – and yet he’s showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon. In fact, on New Year’s Eve at Red Bull: New Year. No Limits., the action sports superstar will step on the accelerator and ring in 2010 by adding yet another jaw-dropping feat to his already impressive resume: the world record for longest distance jump in a rally car.