Daytona Beach crowns motorcycle “boss”

Some police officers may choose to use motorcycles as a convenience, but in Daytona Beach, Florida, it’s a way of life. That’s why the Daytona Beach Police Department and a local motorcycle store hold an annual competition every year to determine which officer is most adept at using their bike. The Lakeland Ledger reports that […]

Metcalfe back with Thor

Thor/Parts Unlimited has announced that they will bring back Australian-born rider Brett Metcalfe, who is coming off an impressive 2010 season in the Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship. Metcalfe finished second in the 2010 season behind Ryan Dungey, who is also part of Thor/Parts Unlimited. The signing means that Thor will field a team featuring […]

Honda names pricing for CBR250R, CB1000RR

Japanese automaker Honda has revealed the price points for its two revised 2011 street bikes, the CBR250R and CB1000R. Both models are expected to be available in motorcycle stores in spring of 2011. The CBR250R is meant to be an affordable entry point for the street bike market. With a small-displacement engine, the bike is […]

Motorcycle live draws British biking fans

It might be taking place across the pond, but the Motorcycle LIVE show in Birmingham, UK, is one of the biggest international bike events of the year, and holds a number of implications for U.S. riders. For starters, it’s another chance for stateside bikers to glimpse the new import models that will be making their […]

Man charged with stealing charity bike

A Louisville man has been arrested after allegedly stealing an expensive customized Harley-Davidson that was slated to be auctioned off for charity. Kenneth Cravens, 45, was arrested on suspicion of theft after a pink Harley-Davidson cruiser was found missing at a Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure charity event. In addition to the theft […]