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1 hr ago | Newsday

Stony Brook exhibit showcases historic motorcycles

A 1969 replica of "Captain America," the bike Peter Fonda rode in the film "Easy Rider," is part of the new exhibition "America's Love Affair with the Motorcycle."

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Honda Motorcycle, Ducati Motorcycle, Moto Guzzi Motorcycle, Triumph Motorcycle

4 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

BMW Group breaks 1M mark in 1H for first time; 5,396 i3 EVs sold

The BMW Group sold more than a million vehicles in the first half of 2014 for the first time.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, BMW, BMW 7 Series, Sedan, BMW 3 Series, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, BMW X1, SUV, BMW 2 Series, BMW X5

10 hrs ago | Motorcyclist Magazine

WTH, Honda? | Megaphone

Today the company makes everything from lawn mowers to jet planes, but Honda started as a motorcycle company, and founder Soichiro Honda was, first and foremost, a motorcycle enthusiast.

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Related Topix: Honda Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Honda, Honda RC51, Honda Cbr1000rr, Ducati Motorcycle, Scooters

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Forbes.com

10 Things To Do Before Your Epic Summer Motorcycle Trip

Nine years ago Karl quit his marketing job and spent three years riding around the world alone on a motorcycle.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, BMW F650gs, BMW, South America, World News, Colombia, Circle, AK

Forbes.com

Allan Karl And The Epic Motorcycle Trip Around The World

Allan Karl, a former head of operations at a digital marketing company, spent three years riding around the world alone on a motorcycle.

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Motocross Action

Mxa Motocross Test: 2014 Husqvarna FC250

A: To answer that question we need to provide a brief history lesson. The Husqvarna FC250 was introduced in 2004 under the Italian-based Cagiva flag, though the first version was never brought to the USA.

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Related Topix: Cagiva, Motorcycles, KTM Motorcycle

Motorcyclist Magazine

Michelin Pilot Road 4

Michelin's new Pilot Road 4 isn't just one sport-touring tire; it's three. The standard PR4 is meant for most motorcycles up to the big sport-touring rigs because, for them, there's the Pilot Road 4 GT.

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Related Topix: KTM Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Weather

India Auto News

Yamaha R3 320cc sports bike with 3 cylinder engine rumour?

Yamaha R25 launch has made the segment more interesting and competitive. Circuit runs, dyno tests and isolated performance photos & videos have put Yamaha R25 at the top.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Yamaha Motorcycle, Kawasaki Motorcycle, Honda Motorcycle, Kawasaki Ninja, Honda CBR

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Digital Trends

Polaris teases three-wheeled Slingshot, says 'it's like surfing asphalt'

We'll find out on July 27th with American motorcycle and ATV manufacturer Polaris debuts the tail-happy Slingshot, a vehicle Polaris is classifying as a "reverse trike."

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Autos

GreenCarReports

Tesla Owner Rates BMW i3, New Smart Car, Electric Motorcycle Road-Tripping: Today's Car News

Today on Green Car Reports: Our resident Tesla Model S owner weighs in on the BMW i3, we learn more about the upcoming all-new Smart ForTwo minicar, and we offer advice on the best way to ride long distances on electric motorcycles.

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Related Topix: BMW i3, Hatchback, BMW, Tesla Model S, Sedan, Convertible, smart fortwo, Motorcycles, BMW S

BMW Motorrad

BMW K 1600 GT Sport

The 6-cylinder engine delivers an impressive 160 bhp and a maximum torque 129 lb/ft.

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The Oregonian

A reader takes a new bike out for a ride and gives us a critique: Motorcycle Monday

It's one thing to look at specs, and another to discover what a bike's all about by getting on it and riding, which Rem Nivens did this past weekend, using the great weather to road test a new bike -- a 2009 BMW R1200R that he'd recently purchased.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle, BMW R, BMW Dirt Bike, Dirt Bikes, Suzuki GSX-R, Oregon

RTE.ie

Rolls-Royce H1 sales in Europe up by 60%

A total of 1,968 Rolls-Royce cars were sold worldwide in the first six months of this year - a 33.4% rise on the same period last year and the best half-yearly total yet.

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Canada NewsWire

BMW Group Breaks 1 Million Mark in First Six Months of Year

A total of 1,020,211 vehicles were delivered to customers worldwide, an increase of 6.9% over the same period last year .

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, BMW, BMW 7 Series, Sedan, BMW 3 Series, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, BMW 5 Series, SUV, BMW 4 Series, BMW X4

Mon Jul 07, 2014

WebBikeWorld

2015 BMW Motorcycles Announced

As of model year 2015, the BMW F 700 GS will also be available in the following colors and color combinations: Alpine white 3. Black storm metallic with racing red and frame finished in red and the spring strut finished in red .

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, BMW Dirt Bike, BMW F, Dirt Bikes

RiderMagazine.com

BMW Announces 2015 Model Updates

BMW Motorrad has announced updates for some of its 2015 models, as well as the special model K 1300 S Motorsport.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, BMW K, BMW F, BMW Dirt Bike, Dirt Bikes, BMW R

Gizmag

Erik Buell's latest bike: The EBR 1190SX streetfighter

Full specifications, pricing and photos have arrived for Erik Buell's newest streetbike - the EBR 1190SX streetfighter.

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Related Topix: Buell Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Marketing, Aprilia Motorcycle, Aprilia Tuono

Sun Jul 06, 2014

MotoringFile

BMW Group to build New Plant in the Mexican state of San Luis Potosi

As expected , BMW announced last week that it would build a new production facility in Mexico to handle assembly of key models destined of the North American market.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, North America, World News, Mexico, Spartanburg, SC, Convertible, Mini, MINI Roadster

India Auto News

Yamaha India aims to cross 8 lakh production mark in 2014

New manufacturing unit in Chennai, boost in scooter sales by 20% and rising demand for motorcycles besides exciting new launches of two new motorcycles in its FZ series - VER 2.0 of FZ and FZ-S, priced at INR 76,250 and INR 78,250 , respectively, India Yamaha Motors Pvt.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Yamaha Motorcycle, Yamaha FZ, World News, Scooters, India, Honda Motorcycle

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Greeley Gazette

2014 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport Review by Stu Wright

The 2014 Subaru Impreza Sport 2.0i Sport Premium is the topic of this week's review.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Subaru Impreza, Hatchback, Subaru, Sedan, Honda Motorcycle, Motorcycles

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