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Motorcycle Legend Arlen Ness Enjoys Many Honors With Induction
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Ness receiving a special ‘Lifetime Achievement’ award, the first to enjoy recognition from the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum. A legendary name in motorcycles is being honored twice as Arlen Ness not only looks forward to receiving a special ‘Lifetime Achievement’ award, he’s the first to enjoy this recognition from the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum. Arlen Ness is […]

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Five perfect copies of priceless motorcycles for sale
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One of the world’s best known motorcycle collections is being dispersed and some extraordinary opportunities to own rare machinery will result when the Robert White Collection is auctioned by Bonhams (London) in September. One of the world’s wealthiest and most enthusiastic motorcycle enthusiasts died last year, leaving an extraordinary motorcycle collection containing five spectacular Italian […]

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Keanu Reeves’ side project: Building $78,000 motorcycles (video)
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Action star Keanu Reeves is known for immersing himself in every detail of his roles, and now he’s doing the same with his new business venture — making motorcycles. With his partner Gard Hollinger, Reeves has redefined the American-made motorcycle with Arch Motorcycle Company, which the duo co-founded in 2011. Starting at $78,000, the company’s […]

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Women’s empowerment is theme of cross-country motorcycle trip
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ANAMOSA – The year was 1916 when sisters Adeline and Augusta Van Buren climbed aboard their Indian motorcycles and headed west from Brooklyn to San Francisco in an effort to prove women could endure the long road and, thus, should be able to serve their country as members of the military. A century later, a […]

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New Caney’s Kyle White competes for national spotlight in AMA National Motocross Championship
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New Caney’s Kyle White just made his dream come true. The 15-year-old dirt bike racer has qualified for the largest amateur motocross race in the world, the 35th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, presented by AMSOIL, to be held this August at the historic Loretta Lynn Ranch. White, took on over […]

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2016 Southwick Motocross Results | Tomac Gets His Revenge (video)
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For the first time in three years, Motocross returned to the most recognizable and historic sand tracks in the US – Southwick, located in Massachusetts. Your browser does not support iframes. Eli Tomac is back! Over a year since his devastating shoulder injuries Tomac finally returned to the top of national motocross with dominating 1-1 […]

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Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Being Investigated for Sudden Brake Failure
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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the US has launched an investigation into Harley-Davidson after receiving 43 complaints of the braking system on the motorcycles failed without warning. STORY HIGHLIGHTS The investigation involves 4.3 lakh bikes produced between 2008 and 2011 Riders complained over losing completing braking power without warning The NHTSA is […]

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Superstar€™ Triumph Bonneville -€“ Tamarit Motorcycles
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Written by Martin Hodgson. Great artists are always challenging themselves, pushing the boundaries of what is possible and creating new pieces that require them to go to a place they’ve never been before. When you live in the incredible city of Elche, Spain, with its beautiful historic town centre, Baroque splendour and you spend your […]

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What Really Happened at RedBud National Motocross 2016 | Tomac gets smoked by Roczen!
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Redbud marks not only the Fourth of July weekend but also the midpoint in the 2016 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series, and half way through the season the 450 class continues to be the RCH Soaring Eagle/Jimmy John’s/Suzuki Factory Racing Ken Roczen racing clinic, while in the 250 class the point battle gets more […]

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Ducati Introduces 1299 Panigale S Anniversario – Stoner Rides It (video)
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At World Ducati Week, this past weekend, Ducati rolled out a limited production 1299 Panigale S Anniversario, primarily a graphics treatment to the existing Panigale 1299 S. Casey Stoner took some laps on the bike, and you can see a video of him riding it below. Much of Ducati’s focus this weekend was Jorge Lorenzo, […]

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Vintage Cycle Room Motorcycle Museum in Wisconsin Opens | Rare Classics Exposed
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Last October we told you about the remarkable and rare cold-war era motorcycles being located and preserved by Peter Kisgen. He not only preserves the vintage motorcycles, but puts them up for sale to collectors. One of his regular customers is a Wisconsin collector named Carlo Krause, who with wife Ingrid and son Sven already […]

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Arnaud Tonus | Overcoming Adversity (video)
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We caught up with Arnaud Tonus at Milestone MX to get his take on American outdoor racetracks and to hear of his plans for the remainder of the series. After missing the last five rounds of the 2016 250 East Coast Supercross Championship due to a shoulder injury, Arnaud Tonus is back on the bike […]

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1994 Honda XR600R – Escapade Custom Motorcycles
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Written by Martin Hodgson. The historic walled port city of Saint Malo set on the French side of the English Channel can lay claim to hosting many important events in world history. But as the port of choice for the swashbuckling French buccaneers of the 17th century it’s hard to argue had they still been […]

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Ryan Villopoto Returns to Racing Motocross! Watch the GoPro Video!
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In a surprise move Ryan Villopoto decided to show up at a local motocross race in Bremerton Washington recently. He even made it more exciting by making a small mistake in the first turn allowing a handful of local riders to pass him. Needless to say Ryan quickly passed them back and took the win.

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