Turns out we were wrong when we said the Icon Field Armor Stryker was the first widely-available, mass-market use of d3o armor in motorcycle gear. Klim got in touch to tell us they’ve been using it for a while in … Continued
Some other motorcycle “media” outlets have regurgitated a bunch of conjecture and rumor that Erik Buell Racing would be unveiling the 1190RS at some awards thing at Daytona in March. I hope you guys understand the difference between rumor and … Continued
Our German buddy Jochen just spent the day in South Africa riding the BMW K1600GT and BMW K1600GTL. These are his first photos and first impressions having literally just climbed out of the plush saddle. — Ed.
A Lazer exhaust, maybe some “Ohlins” suspension and a big honkin’ “R” added to the badge. Middleweight nakeds are a hotly contested class in Europe and it looks like Yamaha’s getting in on the up-rated unclothed action, challenging bikes like … Continued
Paul Hood from England’s The Daily Mirror sent over this video he made about the 2011 Kawasaki ZX-10R. He looks at the bike’s history, technology and performance, riding the new superbike at Qatar’s Losail circuit at night.
The BMW K1600GT/GTL is significant not just because of its huge 1,649cc engine, surprisingly low price or raft of tech features. It marks the first time BMW’s contemporary automobile design language has been applied to two wheels. Angel eyes? Check. … Continued
Word on the street is the KTM’s superbike isn’t selling. Not just here in the US, but worldwide. Need proof? The upgraded 2011 KTM RC8 R is a full $3,500 cheaper than last year’s model at a time when the … Continued