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  • Drag Racing Spirit – Tyson Carver Honda CB750
    by Geoff Baldwin on 21/05/2022 at 2:03 pm

    Drag racing is the ultimate test of acceleration. The sport commonly takes place on a straight 1/4 stretch of asphalt where 2 heavily modified vehicles race each other from a standstill to the finish line. Vehicles built specifically for drag racing use a precise balance of power and weight to achieve the best possible 1/4 mile time possible. As you’d expect, most purpose-built drag vehicles don’t function well as daily drivers since cornering isn’t a consideration. So what does it The […]

  • Max Hazan takes out top honors at 2022 Quail Motorcycle Gathering
    by Geoff Baldwin on 19/05/2022 at 3:36 am

    Custom motorcycle builder Max Hazan has just been awarded the prestigious ‘Best of Show’ awards at the 2022 Concours d’Elegance event known as the Quail Motorcycle gathering at Carmel, California. Attended by around 3200 visitors and showcasing 250 motorcycles this year’s Quail was a huge success despite the recent challenges of the global pandemic. This year the event showcased 5 special categories of Harley-Davidson XR750, Two-Stroke “Braaaps”, mini bikes | BIG FUN, BMW/ 5 Series […]

  • Friday round up from Estoril WorldSBK | WorldSSP | WorldSSP300
    by Motorcycle News on 20/05/2022 at 10:49 pm

    2022 FIM Superbike World Championship Round Three – Estoril After his Assen DNF in Race Two, Toprak Razgatlioglu bounced back in style on Friday at Estoril. The reigning World Champion was pushing the limits as always and took top spot on the combined times after being second in the morning. A 1’36.290 meant that Toprak The post Friday round up from Estoril WorldSBK | WorldSSP | WorldSSP300 appeared first on MCNews.

  • Ducati 750 F1 Laguna Seca – Last of the ‘real’ Ducatis?
    by Ian Falloon on 20/05/2022 at 1:06 am

    Ducati 750 F1 Laguna Seca With Ian Falloon To many Ducati enthusiasts, the last real Ducatis finished with the Cagiva take over in 1985. Before this all Ducatis had the stamp of Ing. Taglioni firmly on them and the best were generally unadulterated sporting motorcycles built not to a price, but within a particular philosophical The post Ducati 750 F1 Laguna Seca – Last of the ‘real’ Ducatis? appeared first on MCNews.

  • Urban Drifter: A Kymco street tracker from Taiwan
    by Ben Pilatti on 21/05/2022 at 5:01 pm

    Kymco isn’t a big name in the West, outside of scooter circles. But it’s a different story in their home country of Taiwan, where this custom Kymco KTR 150 hails from. The KTR is one of Kymco’s more popular models there—and as you can tell, it lends itself fairly well to customization. Taiwan’s custom scene is rapidly expanding, and the shop behind this KTR 150, Twentytwo Custom, is dedicated to the cause. They’re the custom branch of Persist Motorcycle Company—a Taiwanese […]

  • Gelände/Strasse: The Dyna Low Rider S, done two ways
    by Wesley Reyneke on 20/05/2022 at 5:01 pm

    The 2016-model Dyna Low Rider S was the last hurrah for Harley-Davidson’s beloved Dyna. The Motor Co. was on the cusp of absorbing the Dyna range into their new Milwaukee-Eight Softail line, and had time to cram in one last variant. So they restyled the iconic Low Rider, bumped it from 103 to 110 ci, dropped in a hotter cam and tacked an ‘S’ onto the name. The resulting bike was a total hoot to ride—noodley Dyna frame and all. And while the newer Softail Low Rider S is a rad bike in its […]

  • BMW Motorrad BMW M 1000 RR 50 Years M
    by Press Release on 20/05/2022 at 6:34 pm

    BMW has announced its M 1000 RR 50 Years M anniversary edition, a higher-end evolution of the formidable S 1000 RR. The new model celebrates the 50th anniversary of BMW’s vaunted M performance sub-brand, featuring several notable upgrades over the standard RR. It includes carbon-fiber wheels, a lighter silver-anodized aluminum swingarm with an adjustable pivot, The post BMW Motorrad BMW M 1000 RR 50 Years M first appeared on Rider Magazine.

  • Moto Guzzi 100th Anniversary Party
    by Press Release on 18/05/2022 at 9:13 pm

    After a year’s wait due to the restrictions preventing celebrations for a century of Moto Guzzi in 2021, the great, most eagerly awaited party is finally here in Mandello del Lario. The weekend of September 8-11 will be an unmissable occasion for all fans of the L’Aquila-based brand and every lover of motorcycling and beautiful The post Moto Guzzi 100th Anniversary Party first appeared on Rider Magazine.