Honda takes aim at Ninja with new 250CBR

2011 Honda CBR250R Specs Engine Engine Type: 249.4cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke Bore and Stroke: 76mm x 55mm Compression Ratio: 10.7:1 Valve Train: DOHC; four valves per cylinder Induction: PGM-FI, 38mm throttle body Ignition: Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance Transmission: Six-speed Chassis Suspension: Front: 37mm fork Rear: Pro-Link single shock with five positions of spring […]

Capirossi back on a Ducati

MotoGP veteran Loris Capirossi will play out his final racing season with the team he began his top-flight career with, Ducati. In a move widely predicted to happen for several months, Capirossi will make the switch from Suzuki to the Pramac Ducati team for 2011. The rider, now 37 years old, was the youngest world […]

New helmets inflate upon impact

By now, most riders should know the safety benefits of wearing motorcycle helmets. Yet many have still chosen not to adopt this important and potentially life-saving benefit for a number of reasons. Some riders feel like motorcycle helmets are uncomfortable or inconvenient to carry around. The team at Hovding in Sweden have engineered a potential […]

Trail Tracker iPhone App Review

Trail Tracker is an easy-to-use app for trail enthusiasts. It allows users to quickly find off-road trails and download detailed trail information such as trail maps, rating, distance, duration, elevation gain/loss and photos. You can also browse trails, learn about trail history and access insider trail tips. Or you can follow, connect with and learn […]

RANGER RZR 4 Takes the Blue Water Desert Classic

A RANGER RZR 4, piloted by Polaris Regional Sales Manager Matt Parks, took first place both days and first overall, in the Pro UTV Class, at the Best In The Desert, Blue Water Desert Challenge this past weekend, in Parker, Arizona. The Holz-built RANGER RZR 4, nicknamed the “Baja Bobsled,” worked flawlessly and was victorious […]