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  • 2011 Finland ISDE: Day 5 Results

    2011 Finland ISDE: Day 5 Results

    International Six Days Enduro

    With only the sixth and final day of the eighty-sixth FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) remaining Finland’s World Trophy team riders Eero Remes (KTM), Juha Salminen (Husqvarna), Matti Seistola (Husqvarna), Jari Mattila (KTM), Valtteri Salonen (TM) and Marko Tarkkala (Husaberg) look certain to claim victory.


  • 2011 Finland ISDE: Day 4 Results

    2011 Finland ISDE: Day 4 Results

    International Six Days Enduro

    At the end of a challenging and eventful fourth day at the FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) staged in Kotka, Finland it was the French Junior team that had most to celebrate, as their four-rider squad moved to the top of the Junior Trophy class.



  • 2011 Finland ISDE: Day 3 Results

    2011 Finland ISDE: Day 3 Results

    International Six Days Enduro

    With the opening two days of the eighty-sixth running of the FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) in Kotka, Finland proving to be extremely challenging, for those that took to the start of day three all hopes were of an easier course.




  • Haslam: Top 2011 WSBK Contender?

    Haslam: Top 2011 WSBK Contender?

    2011 World Superbike

    There is often a kind of poetic resilience and quiet pride inherent in being a runner-up, like that of an overlooked groomsman.

    The resulting strength of character carries a certain beauty to it-especially when contributing factors may be to blame for being relegated to the second fiddle position.


  • Barcelona Enduro: Blazusiak Sweeps on KTM

    Barcelona Enduro: Blazusiak Sweeps on KTM

    Indoor Enduro Championship Results

    KTM’s Taddy Blazusiak may have had to settle for third in the first round of the World Enduro Championship in Genoa in November, but on Sunday night the Polish extreme Enduro maestro won three finals in Round 2 in Barcelona to surge ahead in the points and set himself up to defend his title



  • 2011 Dakar: Berglund Unveils Husaberg

    2011 Dakar: Berglund Unveils Husaberg

    2011 Dakar

    Thomas Berglund presented his new Husaberg Dakar motorcycle at "Karlbergs slott" castle in Stockholm to the public this week.

    This was the first official display of his new Husaberg race bike for the Dakar race 2011 which will be his 5th Dakar Rally. The previous years results for Thomas in the race where:


  • Husqvarna named 2010 “Marque Of The Year”

    Husqvarna named 2010 “Marque Of The Year”

    Husqvarna celebrates 50 years of race winning heritage by being named 2010 "Marque Of The Year" at the 19th Annual AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days. Recognized as the world’s largest gathering of vintage motorcycle enthusiasts the event takes place July 9-11 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio and attracts tens of thousands of fans of all ages, eras and brands.


  • 2009 Husaberg FE 450 | Motorcycle Test

    2009 Husaberg FE 450 | Motorcycle Test

    Extreme Off-road

    When was the last time you were overtaken with pure unbridled motorcycle excitement? Overcome in a state of complete rapture? Do you remember the bike that evoked the reaction? I do, it was the first off-road motorcycle I ever laid eyes on, and I didn’t even know how to ride one at the time. Flash forward to the 2009 Husaberg FE 450, and I can truly say déjà vu.


  • AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference Street Party

    AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference Street Party

    The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce that the Motorcyclists’ Confederation of Canada (MCC) will organize the Friday evening, Aug. 21, International Street Party at the 2009 AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference, presented by Harley-Davidson and Buell. The conference will take place Aug. 19-22 in Keystone, Colo., and is the fifth gathering that the AMA has organized since 1997.

    The evening will feature live entertainment, a riding apparel show and a bike show.



  • 1972 Husqvarna 250 CR | Motorcycle Preview

    1972 Husqvarna 250 CR | Motorcycle Preview

    Heikki Mikkola Motorcycle Replica

    The sixties were drawing to a close when promoter Edison Dye trespassed on American Hare Scrambles with a form of off-road racing he imported from Europe. Dye had convinced a number of European riders to cross the pond and compete in an exhibition series to introduce the sport to America. The sport was called Motocross and dirt biking would never again be the same Stateside. (Click image to enlarge)


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