Autos: Motorcycles

2016 Motorcycle of the Year

Thursday  13:07,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

Every autumn the Motorcyclist staff sits down to reflect on the year and hash out the candidates and, eventually, the winners of our annual Motorcycle of the Year awards. Our MOTY conversations don’t just focus on hardware. We also discuss[...]

The Ducati SuperSport Returns

Thursday  13:07,   03 november 2016
MSN

A classic blend of speed, comfort, and curves once again graces Ducati’s lineup.The SuperSports of the 70’s were a joy to ride. And as they evolved into the 90’s they became surprisingly comfortable while staying absurdly rapid. Even today, the[...]

Once rivals, Honda, Yamaha Motor announce scooter tie-up

Thursday  13:07,   03 november 2016
Reuters

Japan's Honda Motor Co Ltd and Yamaha Motor Co Ltd on Wednesday said they were joining forces to develop scooters for the domestic market, burying the hatchet on a decades-old rivalry and consolidating production in response to a shrinking[...]

CSC Announces New RZ3 Motorcycle

Thursday  13:07,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

CSC Motorcycles President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Seidner announced today that it will offer the new 250cc RZ3 motorcycle for sale in North America. The RZ3 is a naked streetfighter version of CSC's popular line of liquid-cooled[...]

Harley-Davidson's Milwaukee-Eight V-twin is brand's first new engine in 15 years

Thursday  13:07,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

Single-cam engine will replace the aging, twin-cam motor.Harley-Davidson just took the wraps off of its first all-new motorcycle engine in roughly 15 years. The single-cam Milwaukee-Eight 107 and 114 engines will replace the motorcycle company's[...]

MV Agusta F4Z polarizes like nothing else on two wheels

Thursday  13:07,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

Well, this certainly is a different take on Italian superbike designWe don't know a whole heckWe don't know a whole heck of a lot about the bike you see above. It's called the MV Agusta F4Z, and it's definitely based on the Italian marque's[...]

Doobie Bros Pat Simmons to Ride the Cannonball Run

Thursday  13:01,   03 november 2016
Street Chopper

The duo will journey more than 3,300 miles from Atlantic City, NJ to Carlsbad, CA on their 1914 and 1915 Harley-Davidsons with stops in PA, WV, OH, IN, MO, KS, CO, AZ and CA, while raising money for for Stand Up To Cancer, in honor of their son, Pat [...]

Yamaha SCR950 Scrambler - First Ride

Thursday  13:01,   03 november 2016
Motorcycle Cruiser

There’s something about a scrambler that inspires hooliganry. Maybe it’s the fact that it’s essentially a street bike with the walls around it broken down. The knobbier tires, higher ground clearance and taller bars just scream “hop that curb and[...]

Hello Cousteau

Thursday  13:00,   03 november 2016
Moto Intro

There are helmets with graphics, which are mostly eh, and then there are Hello Cousteau helmets. Just a few swipes on this Instagram account and you’ll see why we think he’s the next big thing. Your Instagram bio says you’re a bored interior[...]

Quick Look | 2016 Indian Springfield

Thursday  13:00,   03 november 2016
Hot Bike

Quick Look | 2016 Indian SpringfieldMore motorcycles on MSN[...]

2017 KTM 390 Duke First Ride

Thursday  12:50,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

A naked bike suitable for beginners yet enjoyable for skilled riders.Let's sayA naked bike suitable for beginners yet enjoyable for skilled[...]

2016 Yamaha YZF-R1S First Ride

Thursday  12:50,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

If you don't need every last ounce of track-ready insanity, Yamaha offers a less extreme, more affordable R1: the 2016 YZF-R1S.Top-shelf superbikes are ballistic-grade speed machines. They pack MotoGP-derived hardware, bleeding-edge suspension[...]

Erik Buell Racing Is Back in Business

Thursday  12:49,   03 november 2016
Road & Track

​Here's hoping the third time is the charm for America's sportbike visionary.​​As reported by AutoEvolution, Erik Buell Racing was acquired by an investment firm called Liquid Asset Partners that claims to have the cash to turn EBR into a[...]

2016 Ducati Hypermotard 939 First Look Review

Thursday  12:49,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

2016 Ducati Hypermotard 939 First Look ReviewWe say: “As fun in the city as it is in the[...]

First Ride Review: 2016 Triumph Bonneville Thruxton R

Thursday  12:49,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist The new Thruxton R has lower 22mm clip on handlebars, Daytona R foot pegs, and a 31.9 inch high seat, giving the rider a more aggressive stance. They Say: “The Ultimate Café Racer.” We Say: “When’s the Thruxton Cup?” Triumph has been[...]