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10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Review of the BMW F700GS: German middleweight adventure bike has the last laugh

THE perfect European, according to a postcard I saw in Brussels last week, would cook like a Brit, drive like a Frenchman, laugh like a German, talk like a Finn and be as sober as an Irishman, as frugal as a Greek, as calm as an Italian and as famous as a Belgian.

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Related Topix: BMW F650gs, BMW, KTM Motorcycle, KTM SMC, Motorcycles, KTM Dirt Bike

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Motocross Action

2014 Mxa 450 Four-Stroke Shootout: the Easiest to Read and Most Accurate Shootout You'LL Ever Read

Let's get this out of the way first. Although every bike in this shootout is designed to do the same thing, they aren't all alike.

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Related Topix: ShootOut, monufrak1, Video Games, Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle, Suzuki RM, Suzuki Dirt Bike

Motocross Action

Mxa's 90-Second Test: 2014 Suzuki RM-Z250

The last time that Suzuki garnered top honors in MXA's "250 Four-Stroke Shootout" was 2011.

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Related Topix: Suzuki RM, Suzuki Dirt Bike, Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle

Paddock Talk

Rockstar Energy Suzuki Top-5 at Bulgarian MXGP

Rockstar Energy Suzuki's MXGP Factory rider Clement Desalle kept pace with the leaders of the premier MXGP class as the Belgian grabbed fourth overall at Sevlievo for the Grand Prix of Bulgaria today; the fifth round of 18 in the FIM Motocross World Championship.

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Related Topix: Suzuki RM, Suzuki Dirt Bike

Mail & Guardian

SA spaza shops struggle under large retailers

Spazas are a major component of the informal economy, but big retailers' push into townships to target rising consumer spending is setting them back.

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Related Topix: South Africa, World News, BMW Dirt Bike, BMW G, Africa, Africa Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Yamaha XT250: Affordability with practicality

My impatience to ride Yamaha's latest XT250 will seem odd to most off-road riders, the gung-ho types who prefer super long-travel suspension and powerful motors, and lust after the sort of machine that'll leap a mountain in one bound, clamber up the steepest cliff-face and do it at a speed that'd make your eyes water.

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Related Topix: Yamaha Dirt Bike, Yamaha XT, Yamaha Super Tenere, Celebrities, Sylvester Stallone

Fri Apr 18, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Senators want public to help pay for legal battle between car dealers and makers

Taxpayers may help foot the bill for a bitter legal battle between a consortium of the nation's largest auto manufacturers and Florida's local car dealerships.

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Related Topix: Auto Dealers, Florida, BMW R, BMW Dirt Bike, Niceville, FL

Cycle News

Stewart Second In Seattle Supercross

Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing's James Stewart left absolutely nothing on the track at round 15 of the 2014 AMA/FIM Supercross Championships at Seattle's CenturyLink Field on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Suzuki RM, Suzuki Dirt Bike, Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle

Courier News

CN Blotter 4/19/14

McCluskey detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage on Grant's breath and determined that he was intoxicated, police said.

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Related Topix: BMW R, BMW Dirt Bike, Glen Gardner, NJ, Whitehouse, NJ

The Car Connection

2015 Honda HR-V, 2015 Dodge Challenger, VW Golf R 400: What's New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection : 2015 Honda HR-V First Look: A Small But Very 'Fit' Crossover Honda today at a New York Auto Show press conference gave America a first look at its upcoming Honda HR-V small crossover.

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Related Topix: BMW R, BMW Dirt Bike

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Times-Standard

Eureka woman injured in F Street crash; authorities say driver may have suffered medical issue

A 72-year-old Eureka woman was taken to St. Joseph Hospital on Wednesday after her car overturned when she hit a parked BMW on F Street, according to officials.

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Related Topix: BMW F, BMW Dirt Bike, Eureka, CA

Cycle News

2014 Yamaha Super Tenere First Ride

In 2010 I came back from riding the Yamaha Super Tenere for three days and some 600 miles in Tuscany and couldn't stop raving about how great of a motorcycle it was.

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Related Topix: Yamaha Super Tenere, Yamaha Dirt Bike, Motorcycles, Yamaha Motorcycle, Wine, Drink

Reuters

Lamborghini helps give parent Audi a technical edge

Lamborghini is flaunting a technology-packed supercar at this week's Beijing auto show that will spice up its parent company Audi's own offerings just as the second-biggest luxury carmaker struggles to prove its technical prowess.

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Related Topix: Audi, Coupe, Convertible, Audi R8, Audi Q7, Audi A4, SUV, Wagon, Sedan, Lamborghini Gallardo, Lamborghini, Lamborghini Aventador, BMW Dirt Bike, BMW R

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Autoblog

Wolfgang DA1 4rheimer retakes the reins at Bentley and Bugatti

Wolfgang Drheimer is still in play, with Bentley Motors announcing that he will return to the Chairman and CEO slot of the English company and French division Bugatti on June 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: BMW Dirt Bike, BMW R, Autos

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Paddock Talk

Stewart Races To 2nd At Seattle SX

Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing's James Stewart to a well-earned second place in front of a packed and enthusiastic Pacific Northwest crowd at round 15 of the 2014 AMA/ FIM World Supercross Championship at Seattle's CenturyLink Field on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Suzuki RM, Suzuki Dirt Bike, Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle, KTM Motorcycle, KTM SX

Freshnews

Qi Ecosystem Surpasses 500 Different Commercial Products Worldwide...

The Wireless Power Consortium announced today that the Qi ecosystem has grown to include more than 500 different certified products worldwide, with rapid growth in the past 18 months.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Convertible, Audi S5, Audi, BMW G, BMW Dirt Bike

Racing Milestones

2013 Yamaha WR450F$6,399Hillview Motorsports

PLUS $500 IN FREE ACCESSORIES! YZ250F STYLE CHASSIS + 450 FI ENGINE = PERFECTION.

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Related Topix: Yamaha Dirt Bike, Yamaha YZ

RiderMagazine.com

2014 Kawasaki KLR650 New Edition - First Ride Review

Kawasaki's KLR650 has secured a place of honor in the pantheon of great motorcycles.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Kawasaki Motorcycle, Kawasaki KLR, Kawasaki Dirt Bike

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Cycle News

Issue 15: MotoGP From Texas, Riding The Yamaha Super Tenere

Not sure we've ever seen the likes of Marc Marquez before and he's never been on better form than this past weekend at the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas.

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Related Topix: Yamaha Super Tenere, Yamaha Dirt Bike, Austin, TX, Motorcycles

Motorcycle.com

KTM Reports Q1 2014 Sales Results

KTM reported a record year in 2013, but the Austrian company does not appear to be slowing down in 2014.

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Related Topix: KTM Motorcycle, Motorcycles, KTM Duke, KTM EXC, KTM Dirt Bike

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