Autos: Motorcycles

Triumph Shatters Landspeed Record

Thursday  10:57,   03 november 2016
Street Chopper

The Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner has become the world’s fastest ever Triumph by achieving a speed of 274.2 mph at the Bonneville Salt Flats on 8 August 2016. Piloted by TT legend Guy Martin, the streamliner smashed the previous official Triumph[...]

Watch 1971's "Offerings to the God of Speed" -- Burt Munro's Bonneville Record set 49 Years ago Today

Thursday  10:56,   03 november 2016
HOT ROD

Watch 1971's "Offerings to the God of Speed" -- Burt Munro's Bonneville Record set 49 Years ago TodayMunro spent his days selling and repairing motorcycles, and spent his nights building them for land speed racing. He would make[...]

Craigslist Find: A Matchless Fixer Upper

Thursday  10:56,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

Craigslist Find: A Matchless Fixer UpperSure, this vintage British thumper could just as easily been found in Pennsylvania or Alabama, but it makes sense that it turned up on the west coast. I like to think whomever bought this bike new used it to[...]

A Four-Seat Ural Motorcycle Is Cooler Than Your Minivan

Thursday  10:56,   03 november 2016
Road & Track

​Don't ever give up the adventure. ​Yes, some ball-and-chain significant other forces your hand! The rugrats have finally neutered your masculinity! It's time to begin the long, slow oblivion into death and Dockers Relaxed-Fit khakis-say goodbye [...]

Indian Motorcycle Engineers Share a "Passion for Speed"

Thursday  10:56,   03 november 2016
Motorcycle Cruiser

At Indian Motorcycle, designing and building exceptional motorcycles doesn’t end after an eight-hour workday. Melding their careers with a shared fervor for going fast, a team of Indian Motorcycle engineers continues to practice their art on[...]

Sidecar Racing at the Isle of Man TT Is Insane (and Insanely Cool)

Thursday  10:56,   03 november 2016
Car and Driver

Sidecar Racing at the Isle of Man TT Is Insane (and Insanely Cool) Motorcycle sidecar driver Tony Baker calls the Isle of Man TT the Mount Everest of sidecar racing.“It’s the highest high and the lowest low,” he told us after placing ninth in the[...]

A Hundred Years Ago, Two Sisters Crossed America On Indian Motorcycles

Thursday  10:56,   03 november 2016
Road & Track

Commemorating the cross-continental journey of the Van Buren sisters, who rode from Brooklyn to San Francisco.And in the months before America entered World War I, they set out to prove that women too could make good motorcycle couriers, braving[...]

Selling My Father's Last Motorcycle

Thursday  10:50,   03 november 2016
MSN

They're meant to be ridden—but that doesn't mean it's not hard to be a man without a bike.I must have been 12 years old, sitting in the back of the bus, waiting for the long line of yellow Blue Birds to make their way to the high school[...]

Victory sets New World Record

Thursday  10:50,   03 november 2016
Street Chopper

Victory Motorcycles is proud to announce that Swiss endurance rider Urs “Grizzly” Pedraita has achieved a new world record by riding across five continents in less than 120 days aboard his Victory Cross Country Tour. Grizzly covered roughly 47,390[...]

Clint Bowyer Wins Supercross Race and Immediately Faceplants

Thursday  10:49,   03 november 2016
Road & Track

The best five seconds of racing this year.​2016 is young, but this is easily in contention for the best five seconds of the[...]

Onboard GoPro Crash Video: Honda CBR300R Crashes Out Of Second Place At Chuckwalla

Thursday  10:49,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

Crashing in a race sucks. Crashing out of a podium finish on a borrowed bike is even worse! In this video, Senior Road Test Editor Ari Henning is riding a friend’s Honda CBR300R that he’s ostensibly racing to help with the bike’s development… After[...]

Hodaka Super Rat: The Little Big Bike

Thursday  10:49,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

Hodaka Super Rat: The Little Big BikeAs company mission statements go, this one’s pretty tight. “First, keep the machine simple. The fewer [the] components, the fewer things to break… [and] service will be easier. Second, [understand] what the[...]

L. Ron Hubbard’s 1975 Yamaha Going For $600,000 On Craigslist

Thursday  10:49,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist A nice classic regardless of its previous owner, but a few too many zeroes on that asking price for our budget. File this one in the ridiculously-priced-bikes-for-sale-owned-by-a-famous-person department! We don’t normally rehash[...]

Motorcycle travel—lodging tips for life on two-wheels

Thursday  10:43,   03 november 2016
MSN

Motorcycle travel—lodging tips for life on two-wheelsThe open road is calling your bluff. Maybe you heard that the 75th anniversaries of Sturgis and Daytona Bike Week are coming up and you want to see what all of the fuss is about. Perhaps you just[...]

Smooth Alligator: Taming the Tandem Twin - Technologue

Thursday  10:42,   03 november 2016
Motor Trend

Gurney’s All American Racers firm built a small run of 36 Alligators in 2002, but he was less than thrilled with the engine choices available at the time.More motorcycles on[...]