Autos: Motorcycles

Road-Testing Ducati's Smart, Stylish 2017 Monster 797

Thursday  20:47,   26 october 2017

Ducati's Monster 797 is a great beginner's bike, and suitable for shorter riders, too.That intrusive but common question was asked by a curious passerby in Upper Manhattan as we photographed the gorgeous test Monster 797 in leafy Fort Tryon[...]

This Gorgeous Bespoke Motorcycle Will Set You Back Over $50,000

Wednesday  23:35,   25 october 2017

<p>This Australian-French-Japanese hybrid comes trimmed in crocodile.</p>The Paris-based shop, Blitz Motorcycles, modifies older bikes into scrambler and hooligan-style standards. It works most often with BMW twins, but also a range of[...]

Get Nostalgic With This Retrospective Teaser for the New Honda Gold Wing

Wednesday  23:35,   25 october 2017

<p>We're a step closer to confirmation of a much-needed update of Honda's big touring bike.</p>We’ve speculated about new patents and seen some leaked images, but now we’re a step closer to an actual confirmation from Honda about a[...]

BMW R nineT Pure Review: Purposefully Basic, But With a Whole Bunch of Charm

Wednesday  23:35,   25 october 2017

<p>The entry-level R nineT Pure lacks options, but has personality to spare.</p>The BMW R nineT Pure comes to you bare, but it's not meant to stay that way. The lowest-priced entry in BMW's overwhelmingly attractive retro-modern R nineT[...]

This Family Builds Motorcycles for Charity

Saturday  01:06,   14 october 2017

Meet the father-daughter duo behind GT MotoAround the garage are projects in every stage of construction. On the lift, gathering dust while it awaits completion, is Sofi’s personal single-cylinder hardtail project. Borrowing design elements from the [...]

Let's Have A Close Look At The Hercules W-2000: The World's First Rotary Motorcycle

Tuesday  16:36,   10 october 2017

The rotary-powered Hercules W-2000 motorcycle is real. I know this, because I saw one with my own eyes at Merks Motor Museum in Nuernberg, Germany, and I’m now fundamentally changed because of it. You will be, too, after reading about this amazing[...]

This is the All-New Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster

Thursday  17:55,   05 october 2017

<p>American cruisers are getting some serious new competition from across the pond.</p>A couple weeks ago we showed you Triumph’s teaser video for the all-new Bonneville Speedmaster replacing the now-defunct Speedmaster cruiser. The bike was[...]

Leaked 2018 Honda Gold Wing show off new suspension, hints at DCT

Thursday  16:20,   05 october 2017

An official reveal is right around the corner.It's been six years since we ran good news involving the Honda Gold Wing, and that news was merely supposition: a Honda patent suggested company engineers toying with a four-cylinder hybrid motor wedged[...]

No One At Dodge Knew About Demon's Development Because Of This

Thursday  15:56,   05 october 2017

Оnly a few dozen people within the company were aware of the project.We’ve stumbled upon a quite interesting information from Autoline Network, regarding the internal codenaming of the Demon project. Trying to keep the 6.2-liter supercharged V8[...]

2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500: Rumor Roundup

Thursday  15:47,   05 october 2017
Road & Track

Ford is potentially working on a mega-powerful Mustang to challenge the Camaro ZL1 and Challenger Hellcat. Here's what we've heard.Pictured above: the 2014 Ford Mustang Shelby[...]

The Sport Heritage Yamaha XSR700 is Coming to the U.S.

Wednesday  19:36,   04 october 2017

<p>We were thrilled by the XSR900 and we can't wait to meet its little brother.</p>The all-new for the U.S. Yamaha XSR700 takes the same magic of the XSR900 and puts it in a smaller package. It has a bit of an old-school aesthetic while[...]

2018 Yamaha Star Venture Behind the Design

Wednesday  19:32,   04 october 2017

<p>The story behind Yamaha's new transcontinental touring bike</p>Right now, riders have two basic touring choices: sophisticated-but-soulless luxury machines from metric manufacturers or traditional American V-twins that typically offer[...]

The Awakening of a Priceless Ducati 750SS

Monday  21:45,   02 october 2017
Sport Rider

Playing with the toys in the attic.Toys in the[...]

Indian Motorcycles Sales Shot Up 17 Percent Last Spring

Monday  17:30,   02 october 2017

<p>Indian finds the sweet spot between old school and new school, and it pays off.</p>However, some sales figures say otherwise. Indian Motorcycles, America’s first motorcycle company, saw an impressive 17 percent surge in sales last Spring.[...]

Building the American Dream: The Motus MST

Monday  17:30,   02 october 2017

The men and motivations behind Motus Motorcycles and the MST.&nbsp;The Motus founders make no apologies for timeline, availability, or price. They’ve been pushing big, fast, expensive bikes out of their Birmingham, Alabama, manufactory for two[...]