Dear God Why? American Chopper Is Coming Back to TV

Hold onto your butts, because the Teutuls are about to have a television show again, as the Discovery Channel is rebooting the incredibly popular American Chopper TV show. In it, Paul Sr. and Paul Jr. will once again stir the pot of their family feud, as they face off against […] The post Dear God…

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L’Avventura by Walt Siegl

How do you say “The Adventure” in Italian? You start with an air-cooled 1,100cc Ducati engine. You then strip the chassis it comes with, down to only its most essential elements, and then from there you create a purpose-built ADV machine. You will want to focus on the details too […] The post L’Avventura by…

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Electric KTM Freeride E-XC Enduro Debuts for 2018

KTM just doubled-down on its electric motorcycle offering, debuting today the 2018 KTM Freeride EXC – an electric enduro model that builds out further the current Freeride E platform. This isn’t just the old KTM Freeride E with a few extra enduro parts added to it though, instead the KTM Freeride […] The post Electric KTM…

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Brammo Sold to Cummins

Cummins is better known for its diesel truck engines, but the Fortune 500 company makes its money from also selling generators and alternative energy power sources. So maybe, it shouldn’t come as a surprise then to learn today that Cummins has acquired Brammo, Inc. and its electric drivetrain business. Before […] The post Brammo Sold…

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Ducati Monster 821 Gets Updated for 2018

Ducati is set to release five new models at this year’s EICMA show, and it is giving us a sneak peak at one of the first of those machines: the 2018 Ducati Monster 821. The basic mechanics of the previous Monster 821 remain the same, but for the new year, […] The post Ducati Monster…

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FIM Creates Helmet Crash Test for Race Helmets

The FIM is getting into the helmet certification game, creating a new protocol – as part of the FIM Racing Homologation Programme (FRHP) – to test helmets that are worn in FIM-sanctioned motorcycle races. Previously, the FIM had relied upon domestic testing criteria, such as DOT standards in the United States, […] The post FIM Creates…

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Photos of Suzuki’s New MotoGP Aeros

If you watched the Japanese GP this weekend, then you have already seen that the ECSTAR Suzuki MotoGP team has updated its aerodynamic package for the season, adding a more radical design to the Suzuki GSX-RR, in the pursuit of better lap times. The new aeros take some visual inspiration […] The post Photos of…

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MotoGP Race Results from the Japanese GP

MotoGP Race Results from the Japanese GP at Motegi, Japan: Pos. Rider Team Bike KM/H Diff. 1 Andrea DOVIZIOSO Ducati Team Ducati 146.3 47’14.236 2 Marc MARQUEZ Repsol Honda Team Honda 146.3 +0.249 3 Danilo PETRUCCI OCTO Pramac Racing Ducati 145.8 +10.557 4 Andrea IANNONE Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 145.3 […] The post MotoGP Race…

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Andrea Dovizioso Wins Nail-Biter at the Japanese GP

MotoGP Race Results from the Japanese GP at Motegi, Japan: Pos. Rider Team Bike KM/H Diff. 1 Andrea DOVIZIOSO Ducati Team Ducati 146.3 47’14.236 2 Marc MARQUEZ Repsol Honda Team Honda 146.3 +0.249 3 Danilo PETRUCCI OCTO Pramac Racing Ducati 145.8 +10.557 4 Andrea IANNONE Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki 145.3 […] The post Andrea Dovizioso…

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MotoGP Qualifying Results from Motegi

MotoGP Qualifying Results from the Japanese GP at Motegi, Japan: Q2 Results Pos. Rider Team Bike KM/H Time Diff. 1 Johann ZARCO Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha 297.7 1’53.469 – 2 Danilo PETRUCCI OCTO Pramac Racing Ducati 300.9 1’53.787 0.318 3 Marc MARQUEZ Repsol Honda Team Honda 295.8 1’53.903 0.434 […] The post MotoGP Qualifying…

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