Autos: Motorcycles

2018 Kawasaki H2 SX SE - Favorites And Fails

Thursday  23:16,   03 may 2018

What’s great—and, well, not so great—about Kawasaki’s latest supercharged sportbike.We know what you’re thinking. “The H2 SX is just an H2 with different bodywork and softer power settings in the ECU.” Although it might look that way from a cursory[...]
Autos / Motorcycles

Harley-Davidson Recalls 250,000 Bikes for Faulty Brakes

Thursday  04:02,   03 may 2018

So far 2018 isn’t off to a great start for Harley-Davidson. So far 2018 isn’t off to a great start for Harley-Davidson. On top of a steadily declining customer base, the announcement of the Kansas City plant closure, and the president’s[...]

Dirt Bike Returned 17 Years After It Was Stolen

Thursday  11:27,   26 april 2018

What kind of dirtbags gank a bike from an 11-year-old?“What’s truly amazing is the fact that Kamron was 11 years old when he notified law enforcement that his Honda had been stolen from his garage,” Officer Mike Lassig[...]

2018 Husqvarna 701 Vitpilen First Ride Review

Friday  11:30,   20 april 2018

Husqvarna makes a bold statement with the new 701 Vitpilen for entry-level and serious riding enthusiasts.As I approach the bend in front of me, a giant yellow sign suggests a speed of 45 mph. I am in 4th gear doing a little over twice that speed,[...]

Mutt Motorcycles' Fat Sabbath 125 - None More Black

Thursday  22:50,   12 april 2018

Answering the question, "Just how black can a motorcycle be?" What? Yeah, you read right—Fat Sabbath. Now, as a proud metalhead and a guy who loves a good play on words, I couldn't resist this thing when the story came across my[...]

This 1974 Ducati 750 GT Is Crossin’ the Auction Block

Thursday  23:16,   05 april 2018

Look alive, V-twin historians. Bidding for this vintage bike begins at $22,000.Crossing the block at Bonhams' Spring Stafford sale at the Staffordshire County showgrounds April 21-22, the bidding for this two-wheeled steed will begin at just[...]

Getting Technical With The 2018 Honda Gold Wing

Thursday  23:11,   05 april 2018

What did Honda have to change to improve their new tourer? Everything. Powered[...]

Royal Enfield’s Vision For The Future Of American Motorcycling

Tuesday  04:50,   27 march 2018

North America’s president, Rod Copes, on the future of the brand and how to get butts on seats.North America’s president, Rod Copes, on the future of the brand and how to get butts on[...]

How Might Trump Tariffs Impact The Price Of An American-Made Motorcycle?

Thursday  20:16,   22 march 2018

The recent announcement that imports of steel will pay a 25 percent duty and those of aluminum 10 percent has been greeted by a storm of proofs that this is or is not a good thing. More important are the responses from the markets. The Dow, [...]

The New Royal Enfield Thunderbird X is Another Beautiful Bike We Can't Have in the U.S.

Wednesday  19:47,   21 march 2018

Ironically, this little Honda Rebel competitor is clearly influenced by American cruisers.As you can probably tell by the look and by the name, the Thunderbird X is a cruiser with a heavy American influence. That makes it kind of mysterious why the[...]

Feast Your Eyes On This $32K Black Hills Silver Indian Chieftain Elite

Tuesday  01:17,   20 march 2018

An additional 25 hours of hands-on craft creates rolling art, if you want the attention.For a cool $32K, upstream-swimming fans of the IndianChieftain Elite can add a limited-edition bagger hand-painted in high-flake Black Hills Silver with marbled[...]

Indian’s limited-edition bobber honors Jack Daniel’s Fire Brigade

Monday  19:45,   19 march 2018

Just 177 examples, each individually numbered, will be produced globally. © Indian MotorcycleThe limited-edition bike is based on the stripped-down 100-horsepower Indian Scout Bobber and its chopped front and rear fenders and knobby tires but adds[...]

John Lennon's Honda Monkey to be auctioned

Wednesday  18:11,   14 march 2018

(To the tune of The Beatles' Eleanor Rigby) A Z50 Monkey Bought new by Lennon, gotA Honda[...]

What’s Old Is New Again With Harley-Davidson’s Forty-Eight Special And Iron 1200 Sportsters

Tuesday  23:52,   13 march 2018

High bars, retro graphics, and just enough chrome and black.With a goal of introducing 100 motorcycles by 2027, the motorcycle company that made Milwaukee famous continues its rollout today, unveiling two high-bar Sportsters powered by the Evolution [...]

Here Is the First New Curtiss Motorcycle since the Company's Rebranding

Monday  19:36,   12 march 2018

The motorcycle company formerly known as Confederate unveils the new Warhawk.Curtiss Motorcycle Co. is releasing its first new model since it changed its name from Confederate Motors last year. The newly branded company is named after motorcycle and [...]