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The Tale of Two Guzzis: MD Rides the California 1400 Custom and the Griso 8V SE (Video)
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By now, you know that MD has named Moto Guzzi’s California 1400 Custom as Bike of the Year. We reported from both the European launch and the California launch, and we had no fewer than three experienced test riders sample this groundbreaking Moto Guzzi. We also know the Griso well, and most recently tested it […]

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The Ride: New Custom Motorcycles and Their Builders (video)
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EXIF principal Chris Hunter and publisher Gestalten have produced a beautiful, large-format, 320-page coffee-table book entitled The Ride. Best custom moto-culture website on the interwebs? BikeEXIF.com, bar none. After years of daily-fix posts featuring the most beautiful motorcycles by today’s top builders, EXIF principal Chris Hunter and publisher Gestalten have produced a beautiful, large-format, 320-page […]

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Women on motorcycles is a growing trend | GrindTV.com
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Since the 1870′s women have been Driven to Ride… Two-wheeled vehicles gave women a first real taste of the wild thrill found in unfettered mobility. Victorian Age corsets and billowing skirts were set aside as riding unleashed the power hidden within and the freedom to give that power pursuit. Driven to Ride is a documentary […]

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Indian Motorcycles Joins ‘Operation Ride Home’
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Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, announced today it is donating a one-of-a-kind custom 2014 Chief Vintage motorcycle to support “Operation Ride Home,” a partnership program between Jack Daniel Distillery and the Armed Services YMCA designed to help junior-enlisted service members and their families travel to their homes across the country this holiday season. For […]

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Hesketh Motorcycles new model | Want a One of a Kind Motorcycle?
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England’s once-comatose motorcycle manufacturing industry is bouncing back with Hesketh Motorcycles being the latest to release a new model. When it arrives in February, the limited edition Hesketh 24 will be the boutique company’s first new model in the 21st century. It comes as Triumph Motorcycles is branching out with 14 new models in India, […]

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Voxan Wattman claims to be "most powerful electric motorcycle in …
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A new claimant for the title of “most powerful electric motorcycle in the world” was presented to admirers at the Paris Motor Show on Monday. The Voxan Wattman electric motorcycle, with 150 kW (200 hp) of power at full tilt, can pull the 350 kg (770 lb) bike from 0 to 160 km/h (0-100 mph) […]

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The Impossible Collection of Motorcycles Book $600!
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So maybe you own a bike — even a couple — and if you’re lucky, you might have yourself a small collection of bikes. But odds are, you’ll never own a complete collection of the 100 most-desired bikes of the last 100 or so years. That said, you can at least ogle them in book […]

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Honda motorcycles are the most stolen, just like Honda autos
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It comes as no surprise that Honda’s Civic and Accord are the most stolen cars in America, but as it turns out, thieves like the company’s motorcycles the most too, according to a study by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB). Out of the 46,061 two-wheelers stolen in 2012, 9,082 of them were Hondas. While […]

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National Motorcycle Museum Custom Victory Give-Away – Cycle World
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National Motorcycle Museum Press Release: Time is running out for your chance to win and help support the National Motorcycle Museum and get a chance to win a one-of-a-kind Victory Cross Country motorcycle! The collaboration between Victory Motorcycles and Arlen Ness, one of America’s first motorcycle customizers, has produced some great and truly unique Victory […]

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Zero Motorcycles Ready For 2014 With New Bikes! (Video)
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Zero Motorcycles announces its 2014 electric motorcycle line up, including a new motorcycle configuration as well as a range extending option. Zero Motorcycles is a well established company in the electric motorcycles segment, making available models for consumers as well as military and police uses. It recently announced its 2014 line up, which includes word […]

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JB Films for BMW Motorcycles Nine-T
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We had an awesome time last week with the gang from Tether and BMW motorcycles to bring visual motion fun to the launch of BMW’s new Nine-T. There’s just something sweet about a well-made motorcycle!

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Caterham shows off its first batch of motorcycles. These are SOOO COOL!
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The company, best-known for its affordable, retro-inspired two-seater the Seven, has unveiled three prototype bike designs at the International Motorcycle Exhibition in Milan. And they look stunning. First up is the Brutus 750, a burly off-roader that the company describes as “the SUV of motorbikes” and as “surprisingly nimble to ride”; the world’s first motorcycle […]

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Zero Motorcycles reveals 2014 lineup! (Video)
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An obsessive look into the 2014 electric lineup from Zero Motorcycles. Curse you, Zero Motorcycles! The biggest producer of two-wheeled electrics has just introduced its 2014 lineup at EICMA in Milan, Italy, and while its mainstay S and DS models host significant improvements and a $1,000-dollar price cut, any savings customers might have realized are […]

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Suzuki Recursion Concept Motorcycle- First Look
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New turbocharged concept motorcycle will debut at Tokyo Motor Show. We saw it happen in cars, and then, we saw it in motorcycles. More power needs a bigger engine, which needs bigger brakes, a stronger, heavier chassis, and a bigger gas tank. Finally, you can hardly steer the monster; it’s become a power station on […]

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