Autos: Motorcycles

Scarlett Johansson will ride a futuristic Honda motorcycle in Ghost in the Shell

Monday  23:10,   10 april 2017

<p>A feet-forward, scooter-motorcycle thing in a futuristic sci-fi movie?</p>A feet-forward, scooter-motorcycle thing in a futuristic sci-fi movie? You probably can't help but think of Shotaro Kaneda's iconic (and technically, recumbent) red[...]

John Surtees, the Only Man to Win the F1 and Motorcycle World Championships, Has Died

Monday  22:51,   10 april 2017

The racing legend was[...]

Road biased but track worthy | 2017 Ducati SuperSport First Ride

Friday  03:16,   31 march 2017

Take it to the track on Saturday, tour with it on Sunday, and ride it to work on Monday.That's a lot to ask out of one motorcycle. To find out how well the new SuperSport works in various riding situations, we took the model for a spin in Spain at[...]

Harley-Davidson versus Indian Exhibit at the Petersen Automotive Museum

Monday  23:51,   27 march 2017

<p>Bikes, trikes, and minibikes</p>LOS ANGELES, California— We all know Harley-Davidson won one of the most renowned grudge matches of the last century between Harley and Indian Motorcycles, but the 21st Century is still up for[...]

Electric Indian: Famed motorcycle brand to get an E-bike

Friday  22:46,   17 march 2017

Whatever Polaris brings out will have a better range than the Victory Empulse.Out of the two marques, it was Victory that built electric bikes, and it was also Victory that caused losses of more than $100 million in two decades. Indian has been[...]

Escape to Baja: Three Blissed-Out Days Touring Mexico on a Harley-Davidson

Monday  20:15,   13 march 2017

W<span style="font-size:13px;">hen they asked if I wanted to go for a ride down the Pacific Coast, I asked, “What about Baja?”</span>I grew up on Highway 1: traveled every inch from Leggett down to Dana Point. Summer vacations in[...]

How To Build a Custom Motorcycle for a Bargain

Friday  19:14,   10 march 2017

Crashed cruisers can rise from the ashes to become bargain customs Does it make sense to start building a custom bike by paying full price for a machine loaded with factory-fresh equipment that you are just going to toss into the dumpster in favor[...]

How To Break-In Your Motorcycle

Thursday  22:01,   02 march 2017

Should you break in your motorcycle gently or go full throttle? Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Mazda) Model (e.g. CX-5) How should you break that new cruiser in?First, let us say that far too many buyers seem[...]

Antique, Vintage or Classic Motorcycle?

Tuesday  22:41,   28 february 2017

What to call that old bike of yours Many motorcyclist, myself included, have an era of motorcycling that view as the "glory days".&nbsp;Many motorcyclist, myself included, have an era of motorcycling that view as the "glory days".[...]

Someone made a real Star Wars Speeder Bike

Tuesday  01:51,   28 february 2017

Whether you're a stormtrooper or rebel scum, you'll love this bike.If you dreamed of speeding through trees on 74-Z speeder bikes as a kid to help Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia defeat the Imperial Army, well you're not alone. The crafty[...]

1967 H-D XLCH Chopper | Reader's Ride

Monday  22:36,   27 february 2017

One Texan's homebuilt Harley Sportster This is my 1967 XLCH that I finished building in May. It took me about six months from the ground up and was the first time I had ever done any kind of work on a motorcycle. When I got the bike, it[...]

1955 Harley-Davidson FL - Perfect Panhead

Monday  22:36,   27 february 2017

It came from the middle of the century Bill Mize, the owner of this "fine" early-style chopper is one of those guys who just has his finger on the pulse. You might not suspect this from a guy who calls Sioux City, Iowa, his home, it not[...]

1936 Harley-Davidson EL - Art's '36 Knuckle Head

Monday  22:36,   27 february 2017

An Exercise In Restraint The advent of multiple television shows where bikes are pounded together in just a few days has definitely had an effect on the psyche of the American bike builder. Looking at the bare frame and cases of this 1936[...]

1993 H-D Sportster | Live Bobster

Monday  22:36,   27 february 2017

Build Smarter, Not Harder It's a tradition that began 60 years or so ago: People go off to wage war on our enemies, then discover motorcycle riding along the way, and come back to the U.S. and scratch the riding bug that bit them overseas by[...]

The Alta Motors Redshift ST concept is a street tracker dream that could come true

Wednesday  23:00,   22 february 2017

Alta Motors wows us with an electric street tracker conceptThough the San Francisco Bay Area-based battery bike builder has only offered up two models so far – it sells the Redshift in MX (motocross) and SM (supermoto) flavors – it makes sense to[...]