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  1. Chinese Haval Driver Han Wei Snatches Early Lead In China Silk Road RallyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Paddock Talk

    Chinese driver Han Wei edged into a slender early lead after the opening 102.30km special stage of the China Silk Road Rally between Xi'an and Zhongwei on Sunday. Despite a flat tyre, the Haval driver and navigator Pan Hong Yu benefited from warm, dry and dusty conditions to post the target time of 1hr 23min 22sec.


  2. A Naked Version Of The R3 Is Coming And It's Going To Be AmazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jalopnik

    Hold the presses, Yamaha is coming out with a naked bike based on the R3?! For anyone who follows the motorcycle industry or new model releases, the only surprise here should be that this hadn't actually been confirmed yet. For those of you who this is news for, let me tell you about an amazing little sportbike that's about to have a more comfortable sibling.


  3. Husqvarna 701 Supermoto spied testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OnCars.in

    It looks like bike manufacturers are really trying hard to keep their upcoming bikes a secret, but could not succeed, and this time spy photographers have caught Hasqvarna's mystery prototype bike, which is being called "Husqvarna 701 supermoto". It looks like it took its design cues from KTM 690 like radiator, swing arm, front fender and wheels, it also suggest that it will have a single cylinder, liquid cooled engine and we expect it to produce 67.2 bhp, just like KTM Duke 690.


  4. The family that rides together stays togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Coast Reporter

    The Sheriff family from Gibsons has found a way to keep their boys in line with the exciting world of motorbike racing with the Pacific Coast Mini Road-racing Club . Brandon Sheriff, aged 13, has been doing well this season holding third position in under 21 and first position in intermediate.


  5. Yamaha MT 03 officially revealed; Specs and photo confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OnCars.in

    It looks like Yamaha is taking an aggressive stand on its entry level motorcycles, with recent launch of its R3 sports bike in domestic market, The Japanese manufactures has also confirmed its MT-03 bike, which will have a larger displacement compared to MT-25. The company released pictures and specifications of its latest naked street.


  6. Husqvarna 701 Cafe Racer SpiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Motorcycle.com

    Spy photographers have spotted what appears to be a cafA racer-styled prototype with what looks like the Single-cylinder engine and frame of the KTM 690 Duke . Now, the test rider's KTM-branded helmet and jacket may foreshadow an orange-clad future for the finished product, but the H-branded gloves and cafA racer style suggest the new model will instead wear Husqvarna blue, white and yellow once the camouflage is lifted.


  7. Why a BMW? And, why an R 1200 GS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MCNEWS

    David Bancell takes us through the ins and outs of why he made the decision to upgrade to a new R 1200 GS When I first thought about my recent Oz Trip, and a new BMW purchase, I was in Europe on my annual sojourn aboard my trusty 2003 Honda Varadero . Over nine years and 40,000 miles , Valerie never let me down.


  8. Kawasaki Ninja Z250SL, Vulcan S and ZX6R to launch this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | OnCars.in

    Taking an aggressive stance on super bikes, Kawasaki is bringing 3 sport bikes in Indian Market to stay above its competitors. Right now Kawasaki is more focused on renewing its existing models and launching new motorcycles in Domestic market.


  9. Dirt Rider 2016 450 MX Shootout PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    The 2016 450 Motocross Shootout is upon us, and the work has officially begun toward building out the massive seven-bike comparison. All of the new model intros for the 450s are complete, which means that the next phase for these machines is logging 10 hours on each one prior to the shootout.


  10. Cleland, Ortt Star In CMRA Sprint Racing Action At MotorSport RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Roadracing World

    Braeden Ortt , Brandon Cleland and Garet Tomlinson battling in C Superbike at MotorSport Ranch. Photo by Blair Hartsfield/Hart-Photography.com, courtesy of CMRA.


  11. SPIED: KTM 800 Duke/Husqvarna Cafe RacerRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    Now that KTM has successfully colonized the big-bore streetbike segment with its excellent-and ever-expanding-lineup of V-twin adventure and naked bikes, it appears that the Austrian firm will target the midsize market next with what is believed to be an 800cc parallel twin. This new naked bike should slot nicely between the single-cylinder 690 Duke and the V-twin 1290 Super Duke R, the latter our choice for the best naked bike of the 2015.


  12. Honda's 2 & 4 concept will combine elements of cars and motorcyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Digital Trends

    Honda will bring a concept vehicle with the unorthodox name 2 & 4 to the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show next month, and the moniker won't be the only unusual thing about this latest Honda concept. The 2 & 4 is the product of a collaboration between Honda's automotive and motorcycle design teams, and is the winner of a global internal design competition the Japanese firm recently held among its various units.


  13. An Awesome New Mid-Size KTM And Retro Husqvarnas Might Be On The WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Jalopnik

    Spy shots indicate two hot new KTM bikes may be on the way. The KTM Duke 800 promises to pick up with the 690 leaves off, with more performance and fewer vibes.


  14. Honda Bringing Motorcycle-Powered Project 2 & 4 to FrankfurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Automobile Magazine

    Alongside down-to-earth models like the HR-V and Fit, Honda plans to bring a much wilder concept car to next month's Frankfurt auto show. Dubbed the Project 2 & 4, the back-to-basics sports car is said to blend the best attributes of a motorcycle and a regular car.


  15. Could This Be KTM's Duke 790?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Cycle News

    Spy photos have recently surfaced at German magazine Motorrad and Indian website motorbeam.com of a new mysterious KTM, possibly the much rumored 790 Duke. The photo shown here suggests a model far larger than the 390 or 690 Duke machines, both powered by single cylinder engines, yet subtle changes, including the twin exhausts at the front of the engine , as well as beefier WP front suspension, swingarm, twin Brembo brake calipers, different headlight assembly and bodywork all hint towards this being the model that KTM will pit against the Triumph Street Triple R, Ducati 821 Monster and MV Agusta Brutale 800.


  16. TransAm 500 Tour Proves Rally Raid Products Honda CB500X AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    Adventure proof packing and gear systems innovator Giant Loop recently celebrated the completion of a coast-to-coast proof of concept tour of the new Rally Raid Products Honda CB500X Adventure. British rally racer Jenny Morgan successfully finished the TransAm 500 Tour, a 50-day, more than 12,000-mile trip from west coast to east coast - and back again via the off-road Trans America Trail.


  17. Trainer Aldon Baker makes all the difference for Ryan DungeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Paradise Post

    Ryan Dungey never had a problem with training. Keeping physically fit is essential to being a motocross racer and he took it very seriously.


  18. Royal Enfield tops in premium bikes market in India; Harley, Triumph sees drops in salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | OnCars.in

    Despite increase in the fan following for premium bikes segment, it seems that the demand of these bikes is not matched at the same level. In the month of July 2015, some premium bike companies continue to grown in numbers, there are some luxurious two wheeler maker who failed to leave any impression.


  19. KTM Duke 800 spotted testing, May come to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | OnCars.in

    Freshly out of KTM line up, an upcoming DUKE has been spotted by a German Magazine. This new KTM Duke is referred as KTM Duke 800, and it will have a parallel twin cylinder engine.


  20. Only for Yamaha fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Rediff.com

    The Yamaha R3 balances good design, performance and comfort while losing out on razor sharp handling, but all of it comes at a rather steep price, says Indian motoring website MotorBeam.com he Yamaha R25 was launched in 2014 in Indonesia and kept the entire world excited about the Japanese manufacturer's newest quarter-litre offering. But the automaker soon pulled a surprise with the R3, the more powerful version based on the R25 for select markets.