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2015 Yamaha FJ-09: MD First Ride, Part 1

This is a very brief first report as I prepare to leave Ojai, California following the U.S. press launch of Yamaha’s new sport tourer, the FJ-09. I rode with a group of journalists yesterday through this scenic area in frigid and damp conditions for approximately 170 miles. As press launches go, our ride on the […]


Officine GP Design Produces the Brutal Boss

Officine GP Design is an Italian customizer well known for its elaborate conversions of production motorcycles. The Brutal Boss pictured here is based on the now discontinued four-cylinder MV Agusta Brutale 920. The Brutal Boss was prepared for a customer looking for a motorcycle inspired by the 70s. Stripped bare, a new tank made of […]


Is There Anything He Can’t Do? Marquez Defeats AMA Flat Track Champ in Barcelona

Current AMA Grand National champion Jared Mees was untouchable all night in the Open class at the Superprestigio event in Barcelona. Mees not only won every race in his division, he created a big gap to second place. After winning the Open class, he took on MotoGP champ Marc Márquez in the Superprestigio final. Márquez had been almost […]


Tomorrow’s Superprestigio Brings Together MotoGP and Flat Track Stars

The Superprestigio dirt track event in Barcelona will be held tomorrow (you can see live streaming coverage on beginning at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time). This is now an annual, world class event revived last year by inviting stars from different disciplines to race 450 cc single-cylinder bikes on the extremely tight 200 meter Barcelona […]


Rickey Gadson Shakes Out Modified Ninja H2 With 8.2 Second Quarter-Mile (with video)

With a lengthened swingarm, carbon fiber rear wheel and other mods, Rickey Gadson trips the lights at 8.2 seconds in the video below with the custom Ninja H2 provided him by Kawasaki. Here is a press release from Kawasaki about this special bike: On December 11, 2014, at the New York International Motorcycle Show, Kawasaki […]

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