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1 hr ago | Detroit News
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has approved a request by the state of Michigan to buy 20 foreign-made motorcycles using government grants, waiving federal rules that require U.S. vehicle purchases. The government in a notice posted Tuesday approved a waiver 'for the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning to buy 20 Suzuki training motorcycles using grant funds' for training, as well as to purchase a portable data projector, a wireless remote control presenter, DVDs and high-visibility motorcycle vests.
1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area
Katie Arterburn whips around a corner at 20 mph on her cream-colored moped. Air rushes past her face, stinging her eyes and whipping her strawberry blond hair into knots.
4 hrs ago | Mashable
A YouTube video released on Tuesday captured a horrifying moment for Hennessy and his biking tour group in the La Boca neighborhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Hennessy was riding in a bike lane when a man on a motorcycle attempted to stop him by obstructing the lane; his GoPro recorded the entire encounter.
7 hrs ago | The Argus
Concerns the Adur Ferry Bridge between Shoreham and Shoreham Beach could be used as a short cut for motorcyclists - and an incident when a horse was ridden over it - has led to West Sussex County Council applying for a traffic order. Officers said the bridge was never intended to be used by equestrians or motorcyclists who would be putting themselves, and legal bridge users, in danger and risk damaging the bridge.
In this Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 photo, Michael Eisenberg, right, is helped to move the customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" at the Profiles in History auction house in Calabasas, Calif.
In this Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 photo, Michael Eisenberg, sits on the customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" at the Profiles in History auction house in Calabasas, Calif.
On Tuesday, Terry Hershner made history as the first person to ride an electric motorcycle over 1000 miles in 24 hours , following his historic win about two weeks ago in the Vetter Fuel Economy challenge. Both events shatter preconceived notions of electric vehicle capabilities, by breaking into territory where only gasoline powered motorcycles have gone before.
It's not Mad Monday at Geelong, it's wacky Wednesday and even though it has arrived earlier than they had hoped, the Cats never disappoint. Last Friday night's shock straight-sets finals exit is far from forgotten, but at least for one day, the Cats can put the "what-ifs" from the semi-final loss to North Melbourne to the back of their minds and ponder more important questions like, who are those two players dressed up as crash-test dummies? And, the old favourite, did coach Chris Scott forget to dress up, or is he meant to be the North Melbourne coach? It is Joel Selwood's task as captain to lead from the front, and it a role he takes very seriously, and apparently not just on the field.
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CSC Motorcycles has announced it will offer the Zongshen-built RX-3 Cyclone touring motorcycle late this year. It's a liquid-cooled 250cc styled to mimic the look of larger touring bikes currently on the market, such as BMW's R1200GS and the Triumph Tiger Explorer.
Some tools, like your trusty cordless drill or hammer, you're going to use all the time. These specialty tools you won't need that often-but... Ladar Levison talks about his new project Dark Mail, online privacy, and how encrypting our email helps disassemble today's unconstitutional... Electric vehicles don't have to be stratospherically priced products from Silicon Valley, or boring range-limited economy-focused cars, either... "So we won't have any apples for a while, but how would you like one of these lovely oranges?" That seems to be the line of questioning Tesla is running on customers marching into its stores ready to drop a $5000 deposit on the upcoming Model X electric crossover.
Yes, you're looking at a BMW S1000RR. The asymmetrical bodywork has gone, along with the oddball headlights and spindly mirrors.
Richard, an events undergraduate at UCS in Ipswich, got on his Triumph Scrambler 900 and rode around the country this summer, in Operation Coast Road. His aim in Operation Coast Road was to travel round Britain "going as far as you could, allowing for road access," and to raise money for the Help for Heroes charity.
OUR recent features on collectible cigarette cards of the 1930s sent Bugle reader Roy Nock of Blackheath to dig out his own collection. Roy's cards are still kept in an old tobacco tin and he blew the dust from it and brought it along to our Cradley Heath office.
If you have a pulse and you like motorcycle racing, it's impossible not to get excited when Valentino Rossi wins a MotoGP. When he wins one in Italya well it can make the hair on the back of your neck stand up.
American Legend Bike Night at Riverside Harley Davidson off Indiana Avenue was well attended despite the temperature hovering near the one hundred degree mark. There were some attractions to keep one occupied for the four hour event.
The AMA MAXC Racing Series headed to Plymouth, Indiana, September 14, for round seven of the 10-round series. The Blackhawk Cycle Club played host and Chris Bach earned the big win followed by Mike Witkowski and Chris Douglas.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:54 pm
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