Historic One-Two-Three for the BMW S 1000 RR at the legendary Macau Grand Prix. BMW racers Peter Hickman, Martin Jessopp and Michael Rutter secure the first ever clean sweep of the podium at the iconic road race for BMW Motorrad – End of scoring period for the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. READ ON
The big show at the NEC features all the latest bikes for 2016 - and there's something for everyone.
For once it’s hard to detect a theme among the shiny new metal on display at the annual Motorcycle Live exhibition, which runs from November 28 to December 6 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham. READ ON
After an unseasonably warm November on the Avalon, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is urging drivers and motorcyclists to be extra careful when driving around each other. READ ON
Ruth Chaster grew up in Duncan, her father the Fire Chief. Her family name graces a local road. Her family sent six into the service. READ ON
MEDINA, Minn. (Nov. 18, 2015) – Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) presented Polaris Chairman and CEO Scott Wine, a U.S. Navy veteran, with the 2015 IAVA Civilian Leadership Award in recognition of Victory Motorcycles’ contributions as a strategic partner to IAVA. Wine, a 1989 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, received the award at the ninth annual IAVA Heroes Gala held Nov. 12 in New York City.
A local motorcycle club is helping the families of veterans to have a Happy Thanksgiving. READ ON
Crossing the country on a motorcycle can be a daunting adventure.
But doing so aboard an electric motorcycle? That’s something else altogether. READ ON
While the car world was busy running all over the Convention Center in L.A. for the Greater Los Angeles Auto Show, half a world away in Milan and half an hour away in Long Beach the motorcycle world was having gatherings of its own. READ ON
DALTON CITY – Bob Rutherford gets his motor running, heads out on the highway and goes looking for a dose of adrenaline in the past tense. READ ON
For decades, potential buyers of new and used automobiles have turned to Consumer Reports for unbiased advice on the cars they might buy. But did you know that CR also rates motorcycles? READ ON
There is nothing more attractive than a man who can throw down in the kitchen. Celebrity biker and chef David “Big Swole” Rose not only cooks delicious meals but also maintains the nutritional value of his delectable dishes. Born to Jamaican parents who were both chefs, Rose’s passion for cooking began at an adolescent age. The New Jersey native is a proud alum of Le Cordon Bleu where he graduated summa cum laude. Rose is one of only 30 chef ambassadors sponsored by the Big Green Egg in the World. READ ON
It's been a trying year for the family of a 10-year-old Emmaus boy with Down syndrome.
Issues with someone in the neighborhood turned into harassment from a few adults against Ian Foerst, and the last six months have gotten worse, said his mother, Megan Foerst. READ ON
North Texans are ready to show off our connection to victims of the Paris attacks in a big, bold way.
Hundreds of bikers will ride 90 miles from Allen to the city of Paris, Texas. READ ON
A group of about 75 bikers has paid its respects to the victims of last week’s deadly attacks in Paris.Members of the Federation of Bikers of France wore black ribbons around their arms and flew French flags as they drove through the French capital and stopped in front of the Bataclan concert hall, where three of their own were killed Nov. 13. They observed a minute of silence and left. READ ON
British Superbike and Isle of Man TT star Peter Hickman used his Briggs Building Equipment BMW S1000RR to take a sensation victory in the 49th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix on the Armco lined streets of the former Portuguese colony, besting long-time leader and fastest qualifier Martin Jessop. Third went to multi-time Macau victor Michael Rutter, making it a clean sweep of the podium places for BMW. READ ON
A homeless man hit by a motorcycle Sunday and killed as he crossed a Santa Rosa street apparently is a Canadian resident and Sonoma County Coroner’s investigators Wednesday still were trying to find his family before they released his name.
Santa Rosa police Sgt. Ryan Corcoran said the man, believed to be in his 60s, has a Canadian passport and didn’t appear to have local family. READ ON
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —From the outside, they may look tough with their biker jackets, bandanas and patches. But Frank Montano says people would be dead wrong if they made that assumption.
He's president for the Rio Grande chapter of Guardian of the Children. READ ON
A robbery attempt at a Main Street restaurant was thwarted by an anti-crime advocate.
Clay Robert Oldershaw, 36, received 16 months in jail, minus six months for time served, on Nov. 19 after being convicted of robbery, disguising his face with the intent to commit an offence, possessing a weapon for a dangerous purpose and breaching recognizance. READ ON
Revealed at EICMA 2015, swedish motorcycle company husqvarna celebrates 112 years of heritage by extending their model range with the ‘vitpilen 701’ street bike concept. the new addition has a minimalistic layout and is powered by a large displacement single-cylinder engine. READ ON
The reborn Indian Motorcycle company’s expansion continues with the new Scout Sixty, its lowest-priced bike yet. READ ON
SAN ANTONIO -- Bexar County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a motorcycle crash that landed a couple in the hospital. READ ON
The International Motorcycle Show that rolled into Long Beach on Friday is boldly going where it hasn’t gone before, brazenly pursuing millennials with new models that proudly eschew horsepower in favor of smaller, more affordable styles, and activities with youthful appeal. READ ON
STAMFORD-A Stamford motorcycle cop has been honored by AAA as a traffic safety hero for his distracted driving and impaired driving enforcement efforts. READ ON
AUSTIN, Texas - Five of the bikers indicted in the deadly May fight among motorcycle gangs in Texas filed a civil rights lawsuits this week against McLennan County officials and Waco police, claiming wrongful arrest and incarceration, according to court documents. READ ON
There are wheels and then, there are wheels that transport you to a different world. Ask any guy who owns a bike and he will tell you what that feeling is like! To them, it’s only way of living they know, a way to attain nirvana and an extension of themselves. They are the real bikers and these are 14 things only they will understand! READ ON
Earlier this year, Jeep caused a big stir with its surf-inspired Cherokee Chief concept. Now, surfers will droll over the Red Pill motorcycle, which was created specifically to haul boards to the water. READ ON
Daryl Dixon lost his motorcycle on this past Sunday’s episode of The Walking Dead, but star Norman Reedus will still be spending plenty of time riding his bike on AMC. READ ON
CRESTLINE: A local resturant and a bar here were charred Tuesday along with a motorcycle that once belonged to Evel Knievel. READ ON
Motorcycle Superstore and Albertson Enterprises are pleased to announce the launch of their Supercross and Motocross race team, Motorcycle Superstore / Suzuki. The team will contest the full 17 race Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series and 12 race Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship with a four-rider roster in the 250 class on the new 2016 Suzuki RM-Z250. READ ON
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Showcasing the racing spirit of Honda and its unique place in the world of high-performance, high-tech mobility, the Honda Project 2&4 made its North American debut today at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. READ ON
The Ducati that our photographers spied not so long ago is finally here; it’s called the XDiavel and it’s a beast of a motorcycle. READ ON
Victory Motorcycles today revealed the production version of the engine that powered Project 156 up Pikes Peak this summer, and will power an upcoming 1200cc class motorcycle. READ ON
To say Indian Motorcycle has had a tumultuous history would be a major understatement. The brand was founded in 1901 — arguably making it America’s first motorcycle company — and it enjoyed a significant amount of early success, growth, and technological breakthroughs. READ ON
A veteran who died in 1943 while on leave from the army will finally have the correct dates on his headstone. Up until now the headstone of Aircraftman 1st Class Gerald Ward Bradford had read that he had died in 1945, however he had died in 1943. READ ON
MUCH LIKE MOTHER Russia itself, Ural motorcycles were born in conflict and matured in a Siberian factory. READ ON
The boys are back! Join Charlie, Kim, Tommy, and Boone for their Sons of Anarchy Reunion Ride.
You'll grab lunch with them & see some of the famous scene locations from the show. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience! READ ON
Despite the Paris attacks the night prior, there were still over 20,000 spectators who filled the Pierre Mauroy Stadium in Lille for night one of the Paris Lille Supercross. Weston Peick and Cooper Webb dazzled French fans with a battle for the lead, with Peick emerging the winner. Christophe Pourcel rounded out the podium in third on night one. READ ON
Collingwood, ON CANADA – Scottish-born Pro motorcycle road racer Ben Young from Collingwood, ON is proud to announce a partnership Human 2.0, a movement-based wellness and fitness facility located in Ottawa. Through their athlete’s program, Young looks to ensure he’s in peak physical condition heading into the 2016 racing season and beyond. READ ON
Since the first time Frank Harvey got on a motorcycle over 20 years ago, he has travelled several hundred thousand kilometres on two wheels. READ ON
It's been 15 months since Patrick Leach lost his licence plate and now he's losing his patience. Recently he received his second photo radar ticket in the mail, this time for running a stop sign. READ ON
Columbia, SC (WLTX) South Carolina is on pace to have one of its deadliest years ever for motorcyclists, with 119 deaths so far compared to 83 last year. READ ON
An arrest is made in connection with an assault outside of the Iron Wings Motorcycle Club on Halloween night. Erie Police have arrested one man in connection with an assault incident involving two local motorcycle clubs that happened on Halloween. READ ON
When Riverside County Sheriff’s Capt. Jason Horton went looking for someone to be Eastvale’s first motorcycle officer, he didn’t have to look far. READ ON
BMW makes a lot of motorcycles, including cruisers, enduros, off-roaders, sport bikes, and scooters. The one thing it hasn't done is a single-cylinder motorcycle with less than half a liter of displacement. But that all changes with the arrival of the G 310 R. READ ON
BOISE -- A local motorcycle group has won a lawsuit against the federal government.
In August of 2013, federal agents raided the Brother Speed clubhouse in Nampa. READ ON
Even as the nation wrestles with fatal police shootings, one thing has been a constant: authorities share their version of events in a timely manner. READ ON
A Nevada lawyer who represents motorcycle clubs has filed a federal civil rights, false arrest and negligence lawsuit against Metro Police after he was acquitted in March of a misdemeanor obstruction charge. READ ON
LACONIA — Representatives of the Laconia Motorcycle Week Association got an earful from a crowd approaching 75 people who gathered at the Belknap Mill last night to offer their thoughts on why attendance at the rally is flagging and what should be done to reverse the trend. READ ON
MADRID (Reuters) - Jorge Lorenzo's celebration of his MotoGP world title on his home island of Mallorca on Thursday was interrupted unexpectedly when the Spanish Yamaha rider suffered what appeared to be minor burns to his leg from a motorcycle. READ ON
Triumph Motorcycles America is pleased to announce the launch of the Bonneville Reborn Tour set to begin next week. The tour will stop at unique venues, consumer motorcycle shows and Triumph dealerships across the U.S. and Canada to showcase the iconic new line of Bonneville motorcycles. READ ON
Face it, leadfoot, you’re not going to outrun the Wyoming Highway Patrol.
In the second high-speed chase this week, troopers arrested a Sheridan man after a pursuit reaching 150 mph near Buffalo on Wednesday, according to a news release. READ ON
TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- A Taiwan biker found his dog shares his passion for his motorcycle -- but as a back-scratcher rather than a vehicle. READ ON
A 61-year-old woman was killed Wednesday when a motorcyclist hit her as she crossed the street in her wheelchair in the Florence-Firestone area, officials confirmed. READ ON
Potentially lifesaving skills are being offered to bikers in a bid to reduce motorcycle related casualties in our region.
The free course, called Biker Down, passes on practical skills to help avoid being involved in a collision as well as essential first aid and casualty care. READ ON
The 3rd Edition of Nigeria’s Superbike Road Race, The Bikers Trophy (The BT) comes up on the 28th of November, 2015 in Urhonigbe, Edo State. READ ON
One attorney in the case says there is a "serious lack of evidence" to indict 106 people in the deadly shooting between biker gangs outside a Waco, Texas, Twin Peaks restaurant in Ma. READ ON
Gordon Jensen wore leather motorcycle-style clothes to the National War Memorial, a look worn by some United Nations and NATO mission veterans. READ ON
APSO Motors Division placed in two categories this past week in the Gulf Coast Police Motorcycle Skills competition held at Lamar Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales. READ ON
Wednesday’s Remembrance Day service in Moncton produced a loud ovation for former Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers for his role in ending last year’s siege of Parliament Hill. READ ON
He’s saying the right things. Newly minted Minister of Veterans Affairs, Kent Hehr, is getting the salute of approval so far from many of the men and women in uniform he will represent. READ ON
On October 3, Mark Carman posted a YouTube video in which he equated gun rights with motorcycle ownership–arguing that the licensing requirement for the latter provides some standard to guide licensing requirements for the former–and the White House responded by inviting him to come visit on November 16 and 17. READ ON
BMW (BMWG.DE), the world's largest luxury carmaker, plans to boost annual motorcycle sales to 200,000 and lift revenue in that segment by 50 percent by 2020 by focusing on markets in Asia and South America, company executives said on Wednesday. READ ON
CHINO, CA (Nov. 9, 2015) – Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing has announced today that James Stewart will not attend the Australian Supercross round coming up on November 28th as planned. The multi-time AMA Supercross/Motocross Champion will race the upcoming Bercy-Lille Supercross in France on November 14th and 15th. READ ON
Yamaha is about to expand the MT range with at least a new model, the most recent teaser from the House of Iwata announces. We're already numb from the lackluster info a lot of manufacturers got us used to this fall, so we're no longer bitching about the fact that it doesn't offer ANY hint. READ ON
Following in the footsteps of Shinya Kimura, Roland Sands has stepped up and collaborated with Yamaha to create an exciting new chapter in the ‘Faster Sons’ story. Taking everything cool and iconic from Yamaha’s Sport Heritage bike building philosophy and taking it to the next level with pure sports DNA running through its veins. READ ON
One of the Valley's biggest parties of the year is back this Saturday with the 4th Annual Bob's Biker Blast – but it comes with a twist in 2015. READ ON
an who took part in the murders of two prison guards 18 years ago on orders from then Hells Angels leader Maurice (Mom) Boucher, in an attempt to intimidate Quebec’s justice system, will ask a jury to give him a chance at early parole this week. READ ON
Millions of dollars, through B.C.'s civil forfeiture grant process, available for anti-gang initiatives and youth crime prevention, are up for grabs. READ ON
It’s an unforgiveable crime, and it’s on the rise in Calgary.
Police report two poppy boxes per day have been stolen from stores around the city from the annual Poppy Fund drive, which provides financial assistance to struggling veterans and their families. READ ON
Guardians of the Children members Radar and Blue recently visited Sandusky to provide comfort for two children subjected to abuse. Guardians members provide comfort to abused children experiencing a traumatic, nerve-wracking situation. Their identities remain secret to protect both themselves and the children they safeguard. READ ON
After 211 days and 6,000 kilometres travelled on horseback Canadian veteran Paul Nichols has completed his horseback ride across Canada to raise awareness of problems facing modern veterans. READ ON
Chatham-Kent police say a man has died 10 days after being struck on his motorcycle.
The crash occurred in Harwich Township on Oct. 27. READ ON
CORNWALL, Ontario - Bert Irwin left this world more than 20 years ago - but his passion for motorcycles and helping fellow enthusiasts has continued to stand the test of time. READ ON
S&S Cycle will be expanding motorcycle manufacturing operations in western Wisconsin after receiving a loan from La Crosse County.
The La Crosse County Economic Development Board approved S&S Cycle for a $200,000 loan to help fund upgrades at its facilities in La Crosse and Viola. READ ON
An Illinois bride died just minutes after saying "I do" to the love of her life when the motorcycle she and her groom were riding to their reception crashed, family said. READ ON
A Tukwila-based motorcycle club – an outlaw biker gang to police – has sued a Seattle broadcaster claiming its members were wrongly associated with a suspect in a shooting targeting police. READ ON
Fond of road trips? Millions of people plan their summers around road trips to see natural wonders, visit family or just to explore. Of course summer is the prime time for such a trip, especially in Alaska. READ ON
In the evenings, Mac Colquhoun would stroll the grounds of the prisoner-of-war camp with bags of dirt hidden inside his clothing.
Pull a string — sitting in his room in Saanich’s Lodge at Broadmead, the 98-year-old reaches in his pockets to show how it was done — and the sandy soil would fall out his pant legs. READ ON
One thing motorcycles are not known for is ample storage space. A top case at the rear is a simple and affordable solution for extra storage space, but its practicality expires the moment it has to be carried by hand. READ ON
Long, low and blacked out from front to rear, the Indian Chief Dark Horse is a head-turning cruiser with a tinge of menace that forces passers-by to stop and look. READ ON
[Anders] is going to beat the land speed record for a turbine-powered motorcycle. It’s a project he’s been working on for years now, and just this week, he put the finishing touches on the latest part of the build. He successfully cast the compressor for a gas turbine engine that’s twice as powerful as the one he has now. READ ON
MICHIGAN CITY | A Westville couple injured when hit by a truck on their motorcycle have been awarded $12 million in what may be the largest settlement in LaPorte County history. READ ON
Parents, advocates for the disabled and even the opposition critic applauded the B.C. government's move to increase financial independence for people receiving disability assistance payments. READ ON
Dozens of members of the Hells Angels gathered in Repentigny on Saturday to pay their final respects to a longtime member of the world’s most notorious outlaw motorcycle gang. READ ON
Nearly every professional motocross racer goes about their offseason differently, and the same can be said for Yamalube/Star Racing/Yamaha’s Cooper Webb. Since the end of the Nationals, Webb has only taken a short two week vacation after the MXoN, but then got right back to work to prepare for the final round of the Japan Nationals were he finished in second overall. READ ON
The run of offseason European Supercross events continues this weekend in Italy, with the long-running Genova (Genoa) Supercross in the Italian coastal town. A strong crew of American riders have made the trip over and will face off against the international talent for one night that will decide the “King of Genova” title. Who’s in the mix? READ ON
Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton became a national figure after the May 17 Twin Peaks shootout, receiving praise from national media outlets for his frequent, detailed updates following the nation’s deadliest biker battle. READ ON
GALVESTON, TX (KTRK/CNN) - Galveston is revving up for the Lone Star Biker Rally.
Motorcyclists from all over the country are rolling into the city to take part in the festivities. READ ON
AFTER more then a decade on screen as The Hairy Bikers, Simon 'Si' King and David Meyers have become one of the country's most loved double acts, but how they bonded is rather bizarre. READ ON
A McLennan County grand jury headed by an Iraq War combat veteran will begin hearing evidence next week in cases related to the May 17 Twin Peaks melee in which nine bikers were killed and 177 were jailed, according to courthouse sources. READ ON
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG): 11 Brokerage firm Analysts have agreed with the mean estimate for the short term price target of $56 in Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG). However, the stock price could fluctuate by $ 5.74 from the estimate as it is suggested by the standard deviation reading. READ ON
Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the fifteen research firms that are covering the firm, Market Beat Ratings reports. READ ON
The Canada-based Delta-Q Technologies has launched new products that offers modern batter-charging solutions for motorcycles, scooters and other power sports products – the IC Series.
The new IC900 and IC1200 Industrial Battery Chargers join Delta-Q Technologies’ IC650 charger to offer charging solutions for many product lines. The numbers represent watts of DC output power. READ ON
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 6, 2015) - AMA Pro Hillclimb rider Phil Libhart will race the Superprestigio of the Americas at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015. Libhart will race his Yamaha YZF450 in the competition. READ ON
More than cheap cigarettes: A four-part series that looks inside the world of illegal tobacco. Organized crime has turned the trade of contraband smokes from a small-time smuggling operation a decade ago to a billion-dollar business today. READ ON
Lately, the Spymaster has noticed that Honda has been more heavily amping up its involvement in motorsports, including plans and broad hints of sportier production vehicles. Recently, the automaker released details of the Project 2&4 concept machine that combines elements of an open-wheel single-seat racer (except for the tiny fenders) and a motorcycle - READ ON
Hamilton man is dead after a Thursday evening crash involving a Harley Davidson motorcycle and a Ford Mustang in the city's east end.
Emergency crews rushed to the area of Queenston Road and the northbound offramp of the Red Hill Valley Parkway just before 8:30 p.m. READ ON
A man was booked into jail after a fight broke out on Wednesday involving an iPod and a razor-sharp cutting tool in the parking lot of a Placer County courthouse . READ ON
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The BMW S1000R super-naked is an absolute monster, but now it's got a much more respectably dressed older brother in the S1000XR adventure sports machine. READ ON
Military Veterans who ride with a Ladysmith motorcycle club say they’re not welcome at the town’s Remembrance Day activities, so they’ll go to Chemainus instead. READ ON