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Harley-Davidson Unveils Eight New Models Featuring Highest Performance V-Twin

On the heels of its King of the Bagger championship, Harley-Davidson is revealing several new 2022 models featuring its most powerful production cruiser engine, the Milwaukee-Eight 117. This is the first time Harley is putting this big twin in non-CVO bikes, including the Street Glide ST, Road Glide ST, Low Rider S and Low Rider […]

Great Valentino Rossi Interview Posted on YouTube

Graham Bensinger posts fascinating interviews with sports figures on his YouTube channel. He puts his subject at ease, and visits the venues important in his subjects’ lives. He recently interviewed Valentino Rossi, and we have embedded four excerpts from that video below. Rossi discusses a number of interesting topics, gives a tour of his ranch […]

Marquez Resolves Double-Vision Issue; Will Participate in Opening MotoGP Test at Sepang

The double-vision problem developed by Marc Marquez back in early November has resolved itself, and Marquez has been riding – both on a motocross track and now at Portimão on a Honda superbike. He is now planning to participate in the first official MotoGP test of the year at Sepang during the first week of […]

2022 KTM 1290 Super Duke R EVO: MD Ride Review, Part 1

MD has been fortunate enough to test every generation of the KTM 1290 Super Duke. Most recently, following extensive redesigning in 2020, MD tested the lighter, chassis-optimized 1290 Super Duke R here. Perhaps the one thing that makes riding the KTM Super Duke so unique, and special, is the massive 1,301cc 75° v-twin that powers […]

Jawa Perak – The Indian Bobber

The Jawa motorcycle brand was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia in 1929. It has traveled a circuitous path since then. Jawa has had quite a bit of success in speedway racing with several world champions aboard one. The consumer motorcycle division split off from the racing division in the 1990s and generally foundered until a licensing […]

MotoGP Race Winner Danilo Petrucci Stuns Dakar Competitors With Victory on Stage 5

Danilo Petrucci was fired from his KTM satellite MotoGP team just a few months ago. In the process, KTM offered him a ride at the Dakar Rally this year. This was widely viewed as a publicity stunt or, at the least, a consolation prize for the well-liked Italian. What Petrucci has done at this year’s […]

Bridgestone Battlax Sport Touring T32 Tires: MD Product Review

You may recall that Editor Dirck Edge personally purchased a 2019 KTM 790 Adventure, which he proceeded to modify into a street-focused machine with cast wheels sized 19/17 inch. You can read Part 3 of his 790 Adventure project here, which has links back to earlier articles. After the wheel swap, Dirck mounted Continental RoadAttack […]

Thursday’s Entertainment Video: Free Ride Star Axell Hodges Travels to Tavullia to Play in the Dirt With Valentino Rossi

California free-riding star Axell Hodges, a winner of seven X Games medals, travels to Valentino Rossi’s hometown of Tavullia, Italy in a fun and entertaining video. Get an interesting perspective on Valentino’s famous Ranch as the two stars play on the motocross track, and then move over to the flat track. The video is well […]

Ducati’s MotoE Commitment Should Provide Huge Development Advantages

You may have heard that Ducati will be the sole motorcycle supplier to the FIM Enel MotoE World Cup beginning with the 2023 season, just one year away at this point. This is ironic, in a sense, because Ducati does not currently have an electric motorcycle for sale and does not plan to introduce one […]

Big Changes for Honda WSB Effort in 2022 – New Riders, New Suspension and New Brakes

Honda had big plans for WSB with proven race winner Alvaro Bautista signed to pilot its new CBR1000RR-R. Unfortunately, the effort failed to bear significant fruit, which sees Bautista moving to Ducati for 2022 and Honda making both rider and component changes. While Bautista and his former teammate Leon Haslam are moving on, Honda will […]

SpinForged Wheels Latest Casting/Forging Technology Developed In-House by Yamaha

You might be surprised that even some of the larger motorcycle manufacturers outsource a number of parts in their motorcycles to third party venders. Yamaha has a proud tradition of casting and forging aluminum parts in-house, and has developed several innovative techniques to improve the strength, and reduce the weight, of certain parts, including wheels. […]

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